Speech Meet

Arma Dei Academy and Augustine Classical Academy joined together for the first Speech Meet in each school’s history. Grades 1-7 competed in the memorization and presentation of poetry, Bible, and various other readings. Grade 8 engaged in a lively debate.

First Place Winners

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1st Grade Marshall Foley

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

2nd Grade Austin Butler

Egypt and Menes by David Manly

4th Grade Nathan Edwards

How Did You Die? by Edmund Vance Cooke

5th Grade Jordyn Pranno

Drop A Pebble in the Water by James W. Foley

7th Grade Preston Fitzsimmons

Pope Urban II’s Speech at Clermont