Immaculate Heart Junior F. Parks Earns Qualifying Bid to Debate’s Tournament of Champions
The successes continue for Immaculate Heart High School’s Speech and Debate Team. At the Harvard Westlake Debates, junior Felicity Park advanced to the quarterfinals, earning herself a qualifying bid to the prestigious Tournament of Champions. Fewer than 90 competitors qualify for the Tournament of Champions each year.
Tournament of Champions (TOC) is a national high school debate tournament held at the University of Kentucky every year on the last weekend in April. Tournament of Champions is considered to be the national championship of the “National Circuit,”. Tournament of Champions is considered one of the most prestigious and competitive American high school debate tournaments.
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About Immaculate Heart
Founded in 1906, Immaculate Heart High School & Middle School educates young women in grades sixth through 12th from its central location in the Los Feliz foothills near Griffith Park in Hollywood. The school has a long and distinguished history, with more than 10,000 graduates. Today’s student body of more than 700 young women is both geographically and ethnically diverse, drawing on students from throughout Los Angeles County. Last year, virtually 100 percent of Immaculate Heart graduates matriculated to colleges, including to the most prestigious schools in the country.