Thunder Road Trip: Summit H.S. Speech and Debate Scores Big at Freehold Tourney

January 15, 2018

FREEHOLD, NJ - The Summit High School Speech and Debate Team made the journey down Highway 9 and brought home the Second Place Sweepstakes trophy and more than 20 individual awards from the Freehold Speech and Debate Tournament.

Individual winners included:

Varsity Public Forum Debate

Yulia Kuzniar and Jade Gala - First Place

Junior Varsity Public Forum Debate

Eray ...

Oak Knoll Hosts #GirlsInSportsDay Jan. 21, Celebrates Female Athletic Achievement

SUMMIT, NJ - Coinciding with the 32nd Anniversary of National Girls & Women in Sports Day, Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child will host #GirlsInSportsDay January 21, from 1 - 2:30 p.m. in the Tisdall Hall Gymnasium.

The event, free and open to the public, aims to celebrate the achievements of female athletes, with a particular focus on health and ...

Summit High School 'Students for Veterans Club' Delivers Supplies to Lyons VA Hospital

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School "Students for Veterans Club" dedicated the month of December to collecting much-needed personal care items and supplies for the Lyons VA Hospital in Lyons, NJ, gathering Items that included new socks, new T-shirts, new sweatshirts and sweatpants, toothpaste, toothbrushes, gel soap, shaving cream, and lip balm.

The Summit High ...

Have a Seat: Commemorative Plaques Available in Summit Middle School Auditorium

SUMMIT, NJ - Seat plaques in the elegantly-restored Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (LCJSMS) Auditorium are being marketed through an ongoing, fundraising effort coordinated by the Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC), the private, nonprofit group that serves to support the performing arts and forensics programs in the Summit Public Schools.

Anyone purchasing a ...

Earning Their Stripes, Summit H.S. Speech and Debate Team Emerges Tops at Princeton Tourney

PRINCETON, NJ - The Hilltopper Speech and Debate Team, competing in the Princeton University Tournament which featured a field comprised of 101 schools from 18 states and four countries, brought the First Place Sweepstakes trophy back to Summit.

Students who advanced to elimination rounds include:

Public Forum Debate

230 teams competed, with all five Summit High ...

Summit Students Participate in Novartis' Tenth Annual Disability Mentoring Day Program

EAST HANOVER, NJ - More than 100 students with disabilities from 14 area high schools, including a group from Summit High School, participated in career exploration activities as Novartis hosted its 10th Annual Disability Mentoring Day on National Disability Mentoring Day. 

This annual event at the company’s East Hanover campus helps students with special needs learn ...

'All Politics Are Local': LCJSMS Set to Stage Satirical Comedy 'The Government Inspector' Dec. 1-2

SUMMIT, NJ - The more things change, the more they stay the same.

Case in point: the performing arts students of Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (LCJSMS) are set to stage "The Government Inspector," a satirical take on the more unseemly side of politics as written in 1936 by Russian and Ukrainian dramatist and novelist Nikolai Gogol and adapted by Jeffrey ...

Summit H.S. Speech and Debate Team Delivers Another Glowing Performance at Randolph Tourney

RANDOLPH, NJ - While Rudolph was just beginning to limber up at the North Pole, the Summit High School Speech and Debate Team kept flying high in Randolph, taking home the Second Place Sweepstakes prize, despite competing with a significantly reduced squad due to the event coinciding with the school play.

Individual winners included

Junior Varsity Public Forum Debate

Eray Sabuncu and ...

Kent Place Stages Inaugural High School Production of 'Gadzooks!' Nov. 17-18

SUMMIT, NJ - The Kent Place School Upper School Theater Department will be he first high school to stage Gadzooks! -- a British pantomime written by Maplewood-based playwrights Chrissy and Ridley McIntyre -- November 17 and 18, at 8 p.m. each evening, in the school's Hyde and Watson Theatre. Admission is free and open to the public of all ages.

When King Arthur's ...

Model Tennent: Summit H.S. Speech and Debate Team Delivers Another First-Place Performance

WARMINSTER, PA - Another weekend, another state, and yet another triumphant performance from the the Summit High School Speech and Debate Team.

The Hilltoppers claimed the First Place Sweepstakes in Speech, First Place Sweepstakes in Debate, and First Place Overall at the William Tennent High School Tournament.

Individual finalists included:

Varsity Public Forum ...

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