Summer Debate Camp

Boys and girls in 6th through 9th grades are invited to attend.

Participants will gain significant debate and argumentation skills provided by award winning coaches while exploring multiple topics relevant in today’s society. Each day is structure to give participants debate-based thinking routines that can translate into the classroom; such as research, cross-examination, public speaking and critical thinking. Students will conclude the camp on the final day with a tournament against other participants of the camp.

Session: July 15-19th
Designed for beginners – This session provides insight on debate at the high school level. No experience necessary, but knowledgeable students are welcome.
Time: 9am to 3pm 
Cost: $200

Camp includes:
  • Overview of High School Debate & College Scholarships Available
  • Warm-up activities to meet other students interested in debate (particularly good for incoming CHC freshmen).
  • Practice for the upcoming 2019-2020 debate season.
  • Meet the 2018-2019 award winning Calvert Hall debate team members and learn from them.
  • Sessions taught by Debate Coach Mr. Peter Susko, 2019 Maryland Coach of the Year.

For more information, please call or email Coach Peter Susko 814.464.4156

To register on-line, click here.


Calvert Hall College High School

8102 La Salle Road | Baltimore, MD 21286 | 410-825-4266 | 410-825-6826 (fax)
Calvert Hall College High School, a Catholic and Lasallian college preparatory school, prepares a diverse community of young men to achieve their full potential utilizing their unique talents. Through excellent academic and extracurricular programs, led by innovative and dedicated educators, our students become confident men with the ethical foundation to think independently and lead responsibly.  Inspired by the faith and zeal of St. John Baptist de LaSalle, our students develop a respect for others as part of an inclusive, lifelong Calvert Hall brotherhood as Men of Intellect, Men of Faith and Men of Integrity.