Bellaire Debate
Ranked number 1 in the nation out of
2,700 high schools by the National
Forensic League.
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Bellaire Debate

NSDA School of Excellence in Debate
2006, 2009, 2010, 2014, 2015
Member of the
National Speech &
Debate Association
since 1955.
The 64th annual Bellaire Forensic Tournament will be held October 11-12, 2019. . Last year
60 schools with nearly 950 students attended the tournament.  Clements High School won the
Harlan Andrews Award for Overall Sweepstakes and the David Johnson Debate Sweepstakes..  
Tompkins High School won the Individual Events Sweepstakes Award
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judge this years tournament.  

BFT Directors Students who have directed the Bellaire Forensic Tournament over the years.