Middle School Forensics


NCASA presents the first ever statewide middle school forensics tournament in North Carolina. Read the Overview below for additional information on this activity, including the events in the competition. 



Mary Milam Shepard of State Champion R Max Abbott Middle School - Humorous Interpretation State Champion


Susan Chemmanoor of Jay M Robinson Middle School - Original Oratory State Champion


Congratulations to Jay M Robinson Middle School - their top two PF Debate pairs competed in Finals

Please note the key dates below for 2023-2024.

  • March 9 - Regionals (Surry County Regional will be March 1)
  • March 23 - State Finals (middle school only)

Elementary Schools may participate in two events: Original Oratory and Storytelling.