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Students Qualify for State Speech and Debate Tournament

Recently, members of the Raytown High School Talking Bluejays and the Raytown South High School Speech and Debate team qualified for the State Speech and Debate Tournament, April 13-14 at Missouri State University in Springfield, MO.

State qualifiers from Raytown High School include Rae DeBoe in dramatic interpretation and Infinatasia Moore in Lincoln-Douglas debate.

State qualifiers from Raytown South High School include Donovan Cusick in radio speaking, 

Ahmea Parham and Ta'ja Snipes in duo, and Ahmea Parham also qualified in poetry.

The Talking Bluejays are coached by Zachary McGee and Sydney Crank. The Raytown South High School Speech and Debate team is coached by Maureen Woods.