District Speech Contest

The theme for the 2020 District 5190 Speech contest is:
 "Making Connections as We Create Lasting Change".


This contest is open to all students in grades 9-12, attending school and residing within the 5190 boundaries. Each Area will hold individual contests before April 15th. The District level contest will be held the morning of April 25, 2020, during the district conference at the Nugget Hotel Casino in Sparks, Nevada.

Below are the materials for the speech contest. Please do not hesitate to contact Jeanne Schmidt Herron if you have any questions or need further clarification. We wish you the best success as we continue to promote the Youth in our District, Areas and Clubs.
Section 1: Preparation (See links in left column)
Includes the following documents:
  • Instructions to Club Presidents
  • Instructions to Assistant Governors
  • Club and Area Chairs Information

Section 2: Instructions/Entry Form (See links in left column)
Includes the following documents:
  • Checklist
  • Instructions for Teachers and Students
  • Contest Rules
  • Student Entry Form
  • School Promo Flyer

Section 3: Letters and Contact Information Form (See links in laft column)
Includes the following documents:
  • Judges Information
  • Sample Letter to Judges
  • Speech Contact Form
  • Sample Letter to Winners

Section 4: Judge/Teller Instructions and Score Sheets (See links in left column)
Includes the following documents:
  • Checklist
  • Teller's Instructions
  • Judge's Ballot
  • Tie Breaking Ballot
  • Timekeeper's Instructions


Jeanne Schmidt Herron (Steve)
Car Wash Educator
Rotary Club of Sierra Passport

(C) 530-913-9784