North High School’s Forensic Team involves talented students in the skills of public speaking, and is associated with the Indiana High School Forensic Association (IHSFA) and the National Forensic League (NFL).  Overall, we strive to help our students develop the skills necessary to participate actively in public dialogue in order to build confidence.


Debate –  Training in the skill of public advocacy through the development of evidence and argument. 

Students can compete throughout the Fall Semester in Congress, Public Forum, or Lincoln Douglass debate categories. 


Speech – Training in the skills of interpretation and public speaking. 

Students can compete throughout the Spring Semester in more than 10 different categories.