May 23, 2024

Is Debate Club Right For My Child?

The benefits of participating in debate club are endless… higher GPA and test scores, increased college admission chances, improved confidence and public speaking skills, and so much more. But, as parents, how do we know if debate club is right for our child? After all, just because something sounds good in theory it doesn’t mean…

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March 11, 2024

Harvard Champions THREE Years In A Row!

UPenn: High School Varsity:    ⭐Double Octafinalist: Elizabeth C. & Ryan X., Ishan P. & Noor M., earning TWO SILVER BIDS to TOC!    ⭐Triple Octafinalist: Ellen L. & Rohan S., Cooper L. & Christopher T., Aaron T. & Isabel T. Speaker Awards 📣2nd: Ishan P. 📣10th: Noor M. Stanford: TOC Division:  ⭐Double Octafinalist: Katherine X. &…

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February 8, 2024

Potomac Students Earn SIX Bids In January!

The bids are raining down!!! Congratulations to the following Potomac Debate team members for their stellar success this January! Sunvite: High School Varsity:    ⭐ Octafinalists: Sherry L. & Leon W. and Ryan X. & Elizabeth C., earning TWO GOLD BIDS to TOC!    ⭐ Double Octafinalist: Roselyn B. & Tiffany T., earning a SILVER BID to…

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January 9, 2024

December ‘23 Tournament Results

As the year comes to a close, we had attended 3 in-person tournaments at Ridge, George Mason University, and Princeton University. We also competed in 2 online tournaments at TOC Digital Series and UCLA. Last but not least, we hosted our very own Fall Championships Intramural with over 200 students in attendance! Without further ado,…

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December 31, 2023

Thank You For A Great Semester

Dear Parents & Students, As we approach the end of 2023, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the incredible journey we have embarked upon together at Potomac Debate Academy. It brings me immense joy and pride to share with you the highlights of our accomplishments and the growth we have witnessed among our…

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