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Blog posts in ‘Speech’ Category

Academic – Speech Results 2018

1A Championships Champion:   Amarillo Holy Cross Catholic Academy Runner Up:   Dallas The Westwood School Third:   Nacogdoches Regents Academy Fourth:   Irving StoneGate Academy Overall Academic School:   Dallas The Westwood School High Points Academic Student:   Lindley Bryant   Nacogdoches Regents Academy Overall Speech School:   Amarillo Holy Cross Catholic Academy High Points Speech Student:   Joseph Benitez  Amarillo Holy Cross Catholic […]

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Congratulations to our Linda Wolfe Leadership (Fine Arts Teacher of the Year) recipients for the 2016-17 school year. 6A Koy Domann – Tomball Concordia Lutheran High School 5A Jeff Shelton – Tyler Grace Community School 4A Julie Tucker – McKinney Christian Academy 3A Kristi Roark – Round Rock Christian Academy 2A Debbie Goddard – Universal […]

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Virginia Wirth Distinguished Speaker Awards

Beginning with the 2016 Academic and Speech Championships, TAPPS will recognize the students with the highest cumulative point totals in the seven speech competitions.  This award has been named for Mrs. Virginia Wirth who served TAPPS on the speech, academic and fine art committees throughout her career. Her encouragement to the students of TAPPS truly […]

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Extemp Prep Room Materials Information

Allowed Extemp Prep Room Materials 1. Magazines, newspapers, journals. Examples: Newsweek, Dallas Morning News, Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs that may be highlighted in one color and include written citation information, but with no added annotations (explanatory notes or comments). 2. Other published source materials. Example: reference books, atlas, book of quotations. 3. Published speeches. […]

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