Balcatta Senior High School would like to invite you to attend the Western Australian Debating League. Balcatta Senior High School has six teams participating in the league this year, and we are now competing at a new venue (St Stephen's School, Duncraig) on Tuesday nights.
If you would like to attend, the debates will be held on the following dates from 6.00pm:
Tuesday 27 March
Tuesday 15 May
Tuesday 5 June
Tuesday 19 June
Novice Balcatta 1 (Year 8)
Novice Balcatta 2 (Year 7)
Junior Balcatta 1 (Year 10)
Princess Kaylla Tiglao
Junior Balcatta 2 (Year 9/10)
Melina Hosseinzadeh Oroumi
Senior Balcatta 1 (Year 11/12)
Senior Balcatta 2 (Year 11/12)
ROUND 1 - Tuesday 13 March
Students from Years 7-12 participated in the following debates:
Novice (Year 7 and 8) - That we should ban smoking.
6.30pm - Balcatta 1 (affirmative) vs St Mark's 1
7.20pm - Balcatta 2 (affirmative) vs St Stephen's 1
Junior (Year 9 and 10) - That all media outlets should be bound to adhere to a minimum standard of truth.
7.20pm - Balcatta 1 (affirmative) vs Duncraig 4
8.15pm - Balcatta 2 (negative) vs Duncraig 3
Senior (Year 11 and 12) - That we should encourage the questioning of authority in schools.
8.15pm - Balcatta 1 (BYE)
8.15pm - Balcatta 2 (affirmative) vs St Stephen's 1