Debate Team

KHS Speech and Debate Team

Advisor Contact: Piper Ragland /

We have a weekly meeting on Wednesday morning at 7:20 am in Room 236. We hold practices on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at 3:15 pm in Room 236. Arrangements can be made to meet at other times. Additional practices will be announced after the season begins. Our primary goal is to encourage and improve communication skills among high school students.

Diploma Pts. Required Diploma Seal
Merit 25 None (graduation cords)
50 Merit Diploma seal (white)
Honor 75 Bronze
Excellence 150 Silver (1st KHS Letter)*
Distinction 250 Gold (2nd KHS Letter)*
Special Distinction 500 Rose
Superior Distinction 750 Blue (All-American Eligible)
Outstanding Distinction 1000 Purple
Premier Distinction 1500 Black

*students also letter by qualifying for state or nationals