Cypress Debayte took 101 debayters, coaches, and alumni to the University of Florida this weekend to compete in the national Florida Blue Key invitational. Of over 95 schools from eight different states, we are proud to announce (for the 2nd year in a row) we took the tournament by storm, earning 1st place overall school sweepstakes! This means our school was… Continue reading Blue Key 2017
Cypress Debayte returned from NSDA Nationals earlier this week. We took 13 competitors that represented the top 3% of the competition from the entire country. By the end of the week, our district and Cypress Debayte were undoubtedly one of the top in the country. Our district had finalists in almost every single event. We… Continue reading deBAYte ranked Top 10 in the country!
Last night was Debayte’s first signing celebration! We have 5 seniors who will be competing in college on partial and full scholarships for speech and debate. This fabulous five-some are amazing examples of Debayte. While they may not actually have signed anything, and have already committed to their colleges, last night celebrated their… Continue reading deBAYte Senior Signing Celebration!
Ahoy Debayte Family, In 2013, the debayte team hosted the first deBAYnquet and celebrated many of our team successes. Five years later, we have grown from the 70-person squad to an electrifying 175-person debayte team, but some things have not have changed. Lightning is still striking across the country and we are continuing the tradition… Continue reading deBAYnquet + End of the Year 2017