Hispanic Heritage Oratorical Contest

Hispanic-Heritage-Month-MuralThe purpose of the 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Oratorical Competition is to provide students with the opportunity to discover and refine their research, writing, creative, and public speaking skills through a challenging competition

This year’s prompt is:

Why a particular Hispanic individual, due to their contributions to society, should be recognized during Hispanic Heritage Month.

Due Date:     On or before Friday, October 7, 2016 to be considered for judging.


Each grade level group will be awarded a 1st- 3rd prize as follows:

1st Place:            $100.00 gift certificate

2nd Place:           $75.00 gift certificate

3rd Place:            $50.00 gift certificate


Video recordings MUST be of one student delivering their speech.

Each video submission should be no more than 3 minutes (180 seconds) in length.