CCHS March After School Congress

2018 — Greenwood Village, CO/US

CCHS March Congress

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Cherry Creek High School


The Cherry Creek High School Speech and Debate Team cordially invites you to attend our After School Congress on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.


Location- The congress will be held in the IC building at Cherry Creek High School (Registrar and Library building).  There is a parking lot in front of the building. Cherry Creek High School is located at 9300 E. Union Avenue, Greenwood Village, CO 80111.


Time- The competition will be held on Tuesday, March 20.  Registration will take place between 4:00 and 4:30 pm.  Debate will begin promptly at 4:30 and conclude at 7:00 with an awards ceremony immediately following.


Entries- The entry fee is six dollars ($6.00) for each student. Please make checks payable to Cherry Creek High School. Please send payment to: Marti Benham, Cherry Creek High School, 9300 E. Union Avenue, Greenwood Village, CO 80111


Preregistration- Registration will occur online at  Entries will be handled on a first come, first served basis. Registration will close on Monday, March 19 at 3pm. Fees will be charged based on pre-registration numbers.


Bills and Resolutions- The docket is included in this email.  We have selected a variety of bills and resolutions for the docket from prior congress competitions.  Hopefully this will encourage high quality debate and provide plenty of time for research and preparation.


Coaches/Judges: Each school will be responsible for bringing at least coach/judge to the tournament. A responsible coach/adult must be present on site at all times. 


Rules: We will use NSDA Congressional Debate rules. Competition is open to 9-12 grade students representing the school in which they are officially enrolled and doing so with the permission of their school administration and/or coaches.


Awards- Awards will be given to outstanding speakers, superior speakers, and presiding officers in each house.


We look forward to seeing you at the congress.  If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Marti Benham at 720-554-2216, 303-921-9411, or


Ms. Martha Benham
Cherry Creek High School
English Department
Head Speech and Debate Coach
NHS Faculty Advisor
9300 E. Union Avenue
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
720-554-2216 School Phone
303-921-9411 Cell Phone