Congratulations to our 2019 Oral Communications winners

The 2019 YCDSB Regional Oral Communications Competition was held at Guardian Angels CES this spring. Participating students wrote and delivered inspiring original speeches that showed off their creative flair and persuasive styles.

Thanks go out to staff judges at all levels of the competitive action across York Catholic this year.

Congratulations to our winners in the divisional finals for their determination and great work on this challenge. Well done, speakers!

Junior Division:

First: Liam Burns – St. Elizabeth Seton (“Space Travel”) (Pictured)
Second: Christopher Sallati – St. Andrew (“Being the Middle Child”)
Third: Michaela Thalassinos – St. Michael Academy (“Is Failure Really Failure?”)

Intermediate Division:

First: Hannah Park – Blessed Scalabrini (“The Step After The Ouch”) (Pictured)
Second: Vanessa Pace – St. Gabriel the Archangel (“Honesty”)
Third: Adrian Carcone – Blessed Trinity (“Words Can Be Powerful”)