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Oscar Wilde

Pennsylvania High School Speech League

Events

2014 Calendar

October 15

REGIONAL DRAMA FESTIVAL REGISTRATION & TECH FORMS DUE TO THE STATE OFFICE

Schools intending to participate in Regional Drama Festivals must submit their Registration & Tech Form no later than today.
Drama Coaches and Regional Coordinators will be notified of regional assignments by the end of the week. Registration fees are not to be sent to the State Office; they are to be provided at the Regional Festival. Forms can be found on the 'DOCUMENTS/FORMS' page on the PHSSL website.
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu)

November 15

Regional Drama Festival (Western Region)

Location: TBA
Contact: Michael Shaffer (mshaffer7777@gmail.com)

November 22

Regional Drama Festival (Central Region)

Location: TBA
Contact: Ellen Boyer (boyere@shikbraves.org)

November 23

REGIONAL DRAMA FESTIVAL DEADLINE

Each region must complete their Regional Drama Festival by this date in order to advance competitors to the State Drama Festival.
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu)

November 24

DEADLINE FOR QUALIFYING SCHOOLS TO SUBMIT STATE DRAMA FESTIVAL REGISTRATION

State registration forms can be found on the 'DOCUMENTS/FORMS' section of the PHSSL website. Forms can be emailed or faxed to the State Office and fees can be mailed or brought the day of the Festival.
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu)

November 24

DEADLINE FOR REGIONAL COORDINATORS TO SUBMIT DRAMA FESTIVAL RESULTS

Drama Festival Report forms can be found on the 'DOCUMENTS/FORMS' section of the PHSSL website. Forms can be emailed or faxed to the State Office.
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu)

December 5 & 6

PHSSL Drama Festival

Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu)


2015 Calendar

January 1

FIRST DAY TO E-MAIL STUDENT CONGRESS BILLS/RESOLUTIONS FOR STATE TOURNAMENT

(Email as MS Word Document attachment to ajursin@yahoo.com)

January 17

16th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Open Speech & Debate Tournament

E.L. Meyers High School, Wilkes-Barre
(Snow day: January 18th) Tournament is open to all.
Registration will be online through Joy of Tournaments (www.joyoftournaments.com)
Contact: Sarah Borland (sborland@borlandandborland.com)

January 21

LAST DAY TO E-MAIL STUDENT CONGRESS BILLS/RESOLUTIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN STATE TOURNAMENT (REQUIRED)

**House assignments and bills for Student Congress: House & Senate will not be sent to coaches via email or regular mail this year. Instead, they will be posted on the PHSSL website for each participant to access starting March 1.** (Email as MS Word Document attachment to ajursin@yahoo.com)

January 30 & 31

Pennsbury Falcon Invitational

Pennsbury High School East & West, Fairless Hills
Varsity Debate, Speech, and Congress - Tournament is open to all high schools
Contact: Jeff Kahn (kahnjb@gmail.com)

February 1

PHSSL MEMBERSHIP DUES/FEES DEADLINE

(Money must be received by the state office by this date for you to participate in the district and/or state tournaments)

March 1

DISTRICT TOURNAMENT DEADLINE

All District Tournaments must be completed by March 1 in order for competitors to qualify for the State Tournament.

March 1

BILLS & HOUSE ASSIGNMENTS FOR STUDENT CONGRESS EVENTS (FOR STATE TOURNAMENT) ARE AVAILABLE ON THE PHSSL WEBSITE

**If you have any questions regarding bills or assignments, please contact Codie at nevil@susqu.edu.**

March 8

REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED FOR THE STATE TOURNAMENT

Coaches are to register all qualifiers/participants on the Joy of Tournaments website by March 8 (www.joyoftournaments.com)
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu or 570-372-4300)

March 14

Gettysburg Pre-States Invitational Tournament

Gettysburg Area High School, 1130 Old Harrisburg Rd, Gettysburg
Speech/Debate Tournament
Tournament is open to all schools
Contact: Lourdes Dandignac (ldandignac@gettysburg.k12.pa.us)

March 20 & 21

2015 State Tournament

Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove
Contact: Codie Nevil Sauers (nevil@susqu.edu or 570-372-4300)