Welcome to the home page for the 2018 SCJFL 2nd Quarter Winter Elementary Tournament tournament hosted by Roosevelt Elementary December 8th on Dec 8, 2018 for Elementary School students.

Status: Tournament Completed

2018 SCJFL 2nd Quarter Elementary Speech & Debate Tournament

Greetings to all elementary school speech and debate clubs and schools! On Saturday, December 8th, 2018, Roosevelt Elementary School will be hosting the second elementary speech tournament of the 2018-2019 school year. We hope your school or organization will be joining us.

We will close entries on Tues. Dec. 4th at noon, PST.


● Stanford SPAR (Format: 2 prep, 2-2-4-2-2)

● Congress (Bills will be posted on 11/21/18)

● Public Forum: (Resolved: The United States should make climate change a top priority. )

● Storytelling (5 mins.)

● Poetry (5 mins. – no binder)

● Expository (formerly called Informative) (5 mins. – no Visual Aids)

● Impromptu (7 minute bank)

● Original Interp (5 mins.)

● Original Duo (6 mins.)

● DUO (6 mins.)


8:30 Registration Debate/ Debate Judge Training
9:00  Round 1 Debate
10:15 Round 2 Debate
11:30 Round 3 Debate
12:30 LUNCH/ Registration Speech
1:00 Debate SPAR Finals
2:00 Speech Round 1
3:00 Speech Round 2
4:00 Speech Round 3
5:30 Finals
6:45 Awards

Judging Requirements: Each participating school or organization is being asked to supply 1 judge per 5 entries. Judging names should be submitted at the time of registration. If you need to register judges but don’t know their names yet, please use your school name with a number to indicate the judges you will be providing (i.e. Wilshire judge 1; Wilshire judge 2; etc.). $40 uncovered judge fee.

Food: There will be food & snacks sold on campus during the tournament.

Fees: $10 per individual entry (Duo is $20). Please make checks out to SGUSD.

Registration: Upon arrival, please look for signs to the library which will be used for the Judge’s Room. Please register your team and judges.

Address: 401 Walnut Grove Ave, San Gabriel, CA 91776

Parking: Parking will be available on campus. There is a parking lot in front of the school, and additional parking available on the grass area on campus. There will be signs directing cars to the additional parking.

Postings will be on the in the courtyard of the school.

Rules: All rules can be found in the SCJFL by-laws at SCJFL.org

Tournament host: Georgia Singleton - Roosevelt Elementary

Tournament director: Ebru Hafize Dogan - Nova 42

Tournament Documents