Mandatory Information

Sign in to check and update your status as a parent driver on (Check out our guide here!) 

Find dates and details about invitational tournaments on Make sure you and your student have both created an account. 

Judging at Tournaments

Not sure how to judge tournaments? Check out the California High School Speech Association's (CHSSA) judging guide. It includes instructions and videos on how to judge both speech and debate events! In addition, there is another guide by NSDA that provides information about event basics and how to fill out ballots.

When writing your judge paradigm, please utilize the following template we have provided for you. Do NOT simply write “parent judge”.

Have any questions?

Parent Support Team: Yogapriya Kumaravel, Kusum Haranath and Nupur Mehrotra

Contact our parent support team at to send questions and correspondence!


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