Debating and Public Speaking

Our Public Speaking and Debating program will build your child's confidence, speech writing and speech delivery skills.  A holistic approach of individually identifying opportunities to develop the communications skills of our students is available to all students on a co-curricular basis.  Co-ordinated by Schools Public Speaking and Debating Specialist Elaine Doyle.


This year our students have had a wide variety of speaking opportunities:


Public Speaking

KHS Junior Public Speaking Competition

KHS Senior Public Speaking Competition

Rostrum Public Speaking

Legacy Junior Public Speaking Competition

Speech Masters

Year 7 Ambassadors

VCAA Plain English Speaking Award

Leadership Communication Skills

STEM speaking

Melbourne Comedy Festival - Class Clowns Competition



Lunchtime debates

House Debating

DAV Debating Schools Competition

DAV Junior Debating Programme

Year 8 debating

Evatt Model UN Debating

Model United Nations conference on Asylum Seekers 

International Students

Kew High School is accredited under the Department of Education and Training’s CRICOS registration (CRICOS provider name and code: Department of Education and Training, 00861K). For further information refer to


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