Debating Update 12 April

ROTARY LEAGUE: Round 3: Monday 23 April

  • Both the Senior and Junior Debating teams will be debating against Fish Hoek High on Monday 23 April at UCT.
  • The Juniors will oppose the motion: THIS GOVERNMENT WOULD ENFORCE COMPULSORY HIV TESTING IN GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS.
  • The Seniors will debate the motion: THIS HOUSE, AS THE GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH AFRICA, WOULD SEEK TO DE-EMPHASISE THE IMPORTANCE OF UNIVERSITY EDUCATION.
  • The Juniors have won both of their debates and will be aiming to maintain their unbeaten record, while the Seniors will be hoping to notch up their second win of the season.

National Girls’ Schools Festival
The following debaters will be representing RGHS at this year’s festival in East London from Friday 27 to Monday 30 April 2018:

  • Mikayla Shaw (captain); Katia da Silva Valente; Aviella Abrahams; Kristina Semmelink and Shelby van der Watt.