Signups for Summer 2020 are now available!
Introduction to Public Speaking & Argumentation (IPSA; entering grades 3-9 as of Fall 2020)
This program is geared towards first-time speech and debaters. Coaches will teach students about the basics of public speaking and argumentation.
Introduction to Competitive Speech and Debate (ICSD; entering grades 6-9 as of Fall 2020)
This program is recommended for students hoping to pursue competitive debate in middle school or high school. This course will set a foundation for the Advanced Competitive Speech and Debate course (students are encouraged but not required to couple this week with Advanced Competitive Speech and Debate.)
Advanced Competitive Speech and Debate (ACSD; entering grades 6-9 as of Fall 2020)
This program is for students who have finished the first week of the MVLA S&D Camp or for students who have substantial prior experience in competitive speech and debate.
Internal Camp (entering grades 9-12 as of Fall 2020)
This program is for students who have already spent one or more years competing with a Youth Forensic League Program or with the high school team.
Los Altos High School, Rooms TBD
You will get an email confirmation when your payment is received, which holds your student's place in the camp. If you want to add a lunch option, please add $50 per week to your tuition payment. Full or partial refunds can be made up June 1.
MVLASD is committed to providing access to quality forensics education to all students, regardless of financial status. For scholarship availability, please contact the Head Coach.
Please address checks to "MVLA Speech and Debate Boosters". Mail checks to 1111 River St Apt 3, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060.
We are able to accept PayPal (click). When paying online, please remember to enter your student's name in the information box.
Waivers & Releases
YOU MUST FILL OUT THE FOLLOWING FORMS (submittable via registration form)