Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who can compete for my school?

    • Students presently attending your school in Grades 8 through 12
  • How many entries may my school enter in each event?

    • Each school may enter up to 3 students in each event
    • Each school may enter up to 3 students in LD Debate
    • Each school may enter up to 3 groups in Duet Acting
  • Will food be available at the event (concession stand)?

  • Will bathrooms be open at the event site for students to change clothes?

    • Yes restrooms will be open throughout the facility during the event.
  • Is there a charge for admission at the event?

    • There is no charge for admission
  • Is there a way for people to watch the speaking events 

    • Not at this time other than LD Debate when space and rules allow.
  • Will there be memorabilia commemorating the event available?

    • Yes, TEAM IP will be on site with DRUMLINE T-SHIRTS and TAPPS 2.0 GEAR
  •  Is there a plan in the event of bad weather during the competition?

    • Yes, TAPPS monitors the weather conditions at all events with the help of our partners, Earth Networks.
    • The TAPPS staff will have reviewed the Emergency Action Plan for the facilities and directors will be notified in advance of procedures