Forensics Team Information

Forensics is the art or study of public discussion and argumentation.  Westminster’s forensics program is devoted to developing students whose clear thinking and effective communication skills will benefit others and glorify God.  The Forensics Team has two components: individual events (IE) and debate.  The IE team is coached by Paul Owen and the debate team is coached by Craig Johnson.  Both are members of the Georgia Forensic Coaches Association (GFCA) and the National Forensic League (NFL).

National Speech & Debate Association (NSDL) Membership

Westminster is an affiliate member of the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDL). The NSDL believes communication skills are essential for empowering youth to become engaged citizens, skilled professionals and honorable leaders in our global society. They connect, support and inspire a diverse community of honor society members committed to fostering excellence in young people through competitive speech and debate activities.