Award winning, leadership skill building, nationwide traveling – that describes the debate program at O’Dowd (Public Forum, Parliamentary, Lincoln-Douglas, and Policy). Every student is welcome to learn how to compete in the exciting world of debate. Be part of the team that goes to the top tournaments in the country to compete at the highest levels. O’Dowd Debate is one of the most respected and decorated programs at Bishop O’Dowd High School. The team is home to one of the nation’s best parliamentary debate squads and has won 14 titles including Yale, Stanford, and State.
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