(The Debate Team is a joint program with other area schools, and has been canceled since the start of the COVID pandemic. Information about the 2022-23 school year is not yet available.)
Debate Team is an enrichment activity that takes place during the fall, and is for grades 7 & 8 only.
Students learn and practice public speaking skills, debate format and techniques, and learn to research current topics.
Teams will be formed, and there will be a semi-final round to select the CTMS students who will compete against other schools in the area.
Other area middle schools participate in the final rounds, which are held in December each year an hosted by another area middle school.