Recent News

Published on November 18, 2017
Fall Scramble

A flurry of young debaters gathered on the morning of October 28, assembling into teams named after beloved Halloween candies: Twix, Three Musketeers, Kit Kat, Twizzlers and Starbursts. Like all Orange County Debate League events, the annual Fall Scramble cultivates... Continue Reading

Upcoming Events

Winter Classic

on 01/27/18 at Buena Park Junior High


Debaters and coaches arrive at 7:45AM
Judges and volunteers arrive at 8:00AM

Winter Classic Topics

  • Universities/colleges should not evaluate students based on standardized test scores.
  • Elected officials SHOULD BE required to disclose their finances.
  • "No kill" animal shelters do more good than harm.

Student Accomplishments

OCDL Debaters at Tournament of Champions

OCDL debaters past and present qualify at the first annual Tournament of Champions Middle School Division at Lexington, Kentucky.

Brookhurst Takes 1st Place Tournament Award

Brookhurst NRT goes undefeated at the December Holiday tournament, winning them the 1st Place Tournament Award for highest percentage of wins.

Buena Park Places Across the Board

Buena Park Junior High gains numerous awards for individual teams and overall school.