Declamation is open to all 7th and 8 grade students. Click Here for a registration form.
Declamation is an exercise in oratory or elocution, as is the recitation of a classic speech (dictionary.com)
Declamation does not include either poetry or dramatic readings. To clarify: Declamation is an historical speech written and delivered by the original author.
*Last practice before SILRS Declamation Contest
Other Important dates:
The SILRS Declamation Contest: Friday 4/3/20 from 8:30 to 10:30. Parents are welcome.
A male and female winner will be chosen from each grade level (7th and 8th) to progress to the county.
County Declamation Contest: ??? at Berks Catholic
One male and one female will be chosen at the County contest to progress to the Diocesan level.
Diocesan Declamation Contest: ???
Rules for the Diocesan Declamation Contest can be found here.
Click here for Sample Ballot