• Why Should You Join the Debate Team?
    Debate is an activity that helps prepare you for college. Vocabulary expands helping on college entrance tests (SAT and ACT), your writing improves and you will gain confidence to speak and express your ideas. In addition, you will rapidly become interested in the world around you. This enables you to achieve success for yourself, your family and your community!
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    President Johnson and Sam Houston High School
    President LBJ and other original Debate Team coaches.
    We have a proud history of debate going back to the 1920's in this picture (center) is one of Sam Houston's first debate coaches: Lyndon Baines Johnson who becomes president of the United States 40 years later!