The calendar for the 2024-2025 school year has yet to be determined

Club Meetings:

Aspire club meetings will be held 12 weeks in the fall and 12 weeks in the spring semesters.

Class Time Table:

Speech 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Limited Preparation Speech 2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Short Break/Announcements/Speech Only students dismissed
Debate 2:30 - 4:00 p.m

Class Schedule :

Aspire Speech & Debate Club Calendar 2023 - 2024

9/13/23 Regular Club Meeting First club meeting & Parent Meeting
9/20/23 Regular Club Meeting
9/27/23 Regular Club Meeting Registration paperwork due
10/04/23 Regular Club Meeting
10/11/23 Regular Club Meeting
10/18/23 Regular Club Meeting
10/25/23 Regular Club Meeting
11/01/23 Regular Club Meeting
11/3/23 Practice day - New Covenant Community Church Joliet 1-6 p.m.
11/08/23 Regular Club Meeting
11/15/23 No Club Meeting David Helton Tournament -TN (not required)
11/22/23 No Club Meeting Thanksgiving Week
11/29/23 Regular Club Meeting
12/06/23 Regular Club Meeting
12/13/23 Regular Club Meeting

12/20/23 No Club Meeting Christmas Party at the Maue Home

12/27/23 No Club Meeting Christmas Break
01/03/24 No Club Meeting Christmas Break
01/10/24 Regular Club Meeting
01/17/24 Regular Club Meeting - Parent Training for ballots and judging
01/19-20 Practice days Calvary Bible Church Bourbonnais, IL
01/24/24 No Class - Arkansas Diamond Tournament Little Rock, AR
01/31/24 Regular Club Meeting
02/07/24 No Class - Music City Match-Up Tournament Franklin, TN
02/14/24 Regular Class Meeting
02/21/24 Regular Class Meeting
02/28/24 Regular Class Meeting
03/06/24 Regular Class Meeting
03/13/24 Regular Class Meeting
03/20/24 Regular Class Meeting
03/27/24 Open House 2-4 p.m.
04/03/24 No Class - Arch Madness Tournament St. Louis
04/10/24 Regular Class Meeting / Script Submissions are due
04/17/24 Regular Class Meeting - Last class of the semester
4/24/24 Spring’s Last Fling" Team Speech Tournament
5/26-6/1 National Invitational Tournament of Champions on Union University campus Jackson, TN
5/30-6/2 Illinois Home Educators Conference on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais, IL