High School Debating Championship Celebrating the best of high school debating

The Queen’s University High School Debating Championship will be held at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario once again this winter. The tournament is one of the most prestigious and competitive debate tournaments for students at the high school level.

The Queen’s Debating Union, North America’s oldest debating society, is in its 174th session. We have a strong reputation of competitive success, as well as hosting educational and well-run tournaments. The Queen’s National High School Debating Championship is among the most esteemed and well-attended high school debating events of the year.

Our Tournament Director this year will be Jordan Greene.

Latest Updates

Queen’s High School Debating Championship 2016 was a success. Thank you to all of the teams for coming out. The results can be found below.

Queen’s National High School Debating Championship 2016 Speaker Tab
Queen’s National High School Debating Championship 2016 Team Tab

The invitations for the 2016 tournament can be found below.

Queen’s National High School Debating Championship 2016 Invitation
Queen’s National High School Debating Championship 2016 Schedule

Contact the Tournament Director

Michael Didow, the 2015/2016 Queen’s University High School Debating Championship Tournament Director, may be reached by email at highschools@queensdebatingunion.org. If you have any questions, concerns, or simply want more information, do not hesitate to send an email!