THE FRANK ANTHONY MEMORIAL ALL- INDIA INTER SCHOOL DEBATE COMPETITION 2019
The prestigious Frank Anthony Memorial All India Inter School Debate competition 2019 (Category II) Stage I was hosted in the school on July 11, 2019.
Sixteen participants from the various esteemed schools of not only Kanpur but also Lucknow and Meerut participated in the event. The topic for the debate was:
“EDUCATION FOSTERS DEMOCRACY”
The debate was judged by three esteemed judges –
- Madhumita Ganguli
- Neena Hussain
- Achala Asthana
Mrs. Rinku Pandey, the moderator took up the proceedings by giving a brief biography of Mr. Frank Anthony and stating the rules of the debate.
The rebuttal round was quite interesting and the moderator interjected the during the course of arguments.
The two observers for the debate were: – Mr. Ashley Oswald Fernandez and Mrs. Shikha Banerjee.
St. Mary’s Convent High School, Kanpur was adjudged the Winning Team, followed by St. Mary’s Academy, Meerut as the First Runner Up.