Founded in 1968 by Fr. John Acrea, Speech and Debate at Dowling Catholic High School has a long history of state, regional and national competitiveness. The team gives students the opportunity to improve their public speaking, research, and persuasive writing skills. Dowling holds a Chapter in the National Speech and Debate Association and students can become members of this honor society. Events range from interpretation acting to argumentation.
Moderators & Instructors
Mr. Timothy Sheaff | 515-222-1035
Mr. Justin White | 515-222-1053
Dowling Catholic High School | 1400 Buffalo RD. | West Des Moines, IA | 50265 | (515) 225-3000