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Average scores

# Matter Manner Method POI Total Rank
S* 378 29.94 30.14 14.82 +0.06 74.92 3.50
R* 38 14.61 14.87 7.55 37.03
1A 63 29.67 29.81 14.98 +0.16 74.51 3.97
2A 63 29.86 29.97 14.86 -0.05 74.67 3.59
3A 63 29.87 30.38 14.56 +0.05 74.83 3.52
RA 19 14.63 14.95 7.47 37.05
1N 63 30.00 30.05 15.05 +0.05 75.11 3.27
2N 63 29.98 30.16 14.86 -0.05 74.98 3.57
3N 63 30.24 30.49 14.60 +0.21 75.40 3.08
RN 19 14.58 14.79 7.63 37.00

Adjudications

Date Debate Topic Affirmative Negative Round Rules Margin
23 September 2020 S2020DTGF1 That all public housing should be built in high-income areas St Mary's College 1 Independent Team 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Ten Grand final Class 10 3
23 September 2020 S2020D8GF1 That we should ban all further construction and development in wilderness areas The Friends' School 2 The Friends' School 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Eight Grand final Class 8 4
23 September 2020 S2020DNGF1 That the Hobart CBD should be car-free St Michael's Collegiate 1 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2020 Novice Grand final Novice 3
16 September 2020 S2020D9SF1 That democracy is no longer the best form of government Ogilvie High School 1 Independent Team 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Nine Semi finals Class 9 1
16 September 2020 S2020D8SF2 That local governments should have more power The Friends' School 2 St Michael's Collegiate 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Eight Semi finals Class 8 -1
16 September 2020 S2020DNSF1 That the voting age should be lowered Dominic College 1 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2020 Novice Semi finals Novice 3
12 August 2020 S2020D9022 That creationism should be taught in science classes Clarence High School 1 Ogilvie High School 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Nine Round 3 Class 9 10
12 August 2020 S2020D8025 That we would prefer to be immortal The Hutchins School 1 Kingston High School 1 Southern Schools 2020 Grade Eight Round 3 Class 8 1
31 July 2019 S2019DCGF1 That Australia should distance itself from China Hobart College 1 Elizabeth College 2 Southern Schools 2019 College Grand final College 5
27 June 2018 S2018DNSF1 That children should not be able to purchase junk food St Michael's Collegiate 1 Taroona High School 6 Southern Schools 2018 Novice Semi finals Novice 1
13 June 2018 S2018DC037 That we should introduce the death penalty for perpetrators of crimes against humanity The Friends' School 1 St Michael's Collegiate 3 Southern Schools 2018 College Round 6 College 5
13 June 2018 S2018DN037 That we should replace soldiers with robots Calvin Christian School 1 Taroona High School 5 Southern Schools 2018 Novice Round 6 Novice 4
13 June 2018 S2018DN076 That we should replace soldiers with robots Calvin Christian School 2 Taroona High School 4 Southern Schools 2018 Novice Round 6 Novice 1
6 June 2018 S2018D9046 That we should assassinate leaders of terrorist organisations Taroona High School 2 New Town High School 2 Southern Schools 2018 Grade Nine Round 6 Class 9 2
14 March 2018 S2018DT005 That we should ban all financial donations to Tasmanian political parties Fahan School 1 The Friends' School 1 Southern Schools 2018 Grade Ten Round 1 Class 10 13
14 March 2018 S2018D9005 That we should ban poker machines from pubs and clubs St Michael's Collegiate 2 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2018 Grade Nine Round 1 Class 9 3
14 March 2018 S2018D8005 That we should reduce the number of local councils in Tasmania Taroona High School 3 Dominic College 1 Southern Schools 2018 Grade Eight Round 1 Class 8 7
26 July 2017 S2017DTSF2 That independent schools should not receive government funding St Michael's Collegiate 1 Taroona High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Ten Semi finals Class 10 6
5 July 2017 S2017D9GF1 That we should abolish the Commonwealth Games Ogilvie High School 1 Taroona High School 2 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Nine Grand final Class 9 6
28 June 2017 S2017D9SF1 That all classes should be streamed according to academic ability Taroona High School 1 Taroona High School 2 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Nine Semi finals Class 9 5
28 June 2017 S2017DNSF2 That students should receive academic credit for participation in after school sport Taroona High School 1 Dominic College 1 Southern Schools 2017 Novice Semi finals Novice 4
17 May 2017 S2017DT023 That criminal trials should be televised Ogilvie High School 1 St Michael's Collegiate 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Ten Round 4 Class 10 3
17 May 2017 S2017D8018 That fines should be proportional to income St Michael's Collegiate 1 Taroona High School 6 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 4 Class 8 7
17 May 2017 S2017D8048 That fines should be proportional to income The Friends' School 2 Dominic College 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 4 Class 8 8
3 May 2017 S2017DT016 That an alliance with the United States is no longer in Australia's interests Taroona High School 1 New Town High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Ten Round 3 Class 10 1.5
3 May 2017 S2017D8013 That Australian troops should only defend Australia St Mary's College 1 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 3 Class 8 1
3 May 2017 S2017D8043 That Australian troops should only defend Australia Ogilvie High School 1 New Town High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 3 Class 8 3
5 April 2017 S2017DT011 That intensive fish farming is bad for Tasmania Ogilvie High School 2 Taroona High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Ten Round 2 Class 10 17
5 April 2017 S2017D8009 That we should only eat Australian grown food Taroona High School 5 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 2 Class 8 3
5 April 2017 S2017D8039 That we should only consume meat from animals we have killed ourselves Taroona High School 1 Ogilvie High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 2 Class 8 4
29 March 2017 S2017DC013 That there should be a tax on beef The Friends' School 1 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2017 College Round 2 College 8.5
29 March 2017 S2017D9009 That we should ban intensive animal farming Dominic College 1 The Friends' School 2 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Nine Round 2 Class 9 9
29 March 2017 S2017DN013 That every household should have a vegetable garden The Friends' School 2 The Hutchins School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Novice Round 2 Novice 3
22 March 2017 S2017DT003 That homeschooling should be banned The Hutchins School 1 Fahan School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Ten Round 1 Class 10 2.5
22 March 2017 S2017D8002 That smacking should be banned St Michael's Collegiate 1 Taroona High School 4 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 1 Class 8 3
22 March 2017 S2017D8032 That smacking should be banned The Friends' School 2 Taroona High School 2 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Eight Round 1 Class 8 1
15 March 2017 S2017DC001 That we should implement parenting licences The Friends' School 3 Hobart College 1 Southern Schools 2017 College Round 1 College 2.5
15 March 2017 S2017D9003 That childcare should be free Clarence High School 1 Taroona High School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Grade Nine Round 1 Class 9 12
15 March 2017 S2017DN003 That children should be paid to do chores St Mary's College 1 Fahan School 1 Southern Schools 2017 Novice Round 1 Novice 2
29 June 2016 S2016DTGF1 That parents should not be able to decline medical treatment for their children The Friends' School 1 The Friends' School 2 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Ten Grand final Class 10 2
29 June 2016 S2016DNGF1 That advertisements for unhealthy products should not be permitted to target children Fahan School 1 St Michael's Collegiate 2 Southern Schools 2016 Novice Grand final Novice -3
22 June 2016 S2016DTSF2 That songs with offensive lyrics should be banned St Michael's Collegiate 1 The Friends' School 2 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Ten Semi finals Class 10 5
22 June 2016 S2016D8SF2 That graffiti should be legal Taroona High School 2 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Semi finals Class 8 -1
22 June 2016 S2016DNSF2 That we should study fairy tales at school The Friends' School 1 St Michael's Collegiate 2 Southern Schools 2016 Novice Semi finals Novice 3
1 June 2016 S2016DC041 That political parties should allow their elected members a conscience vote on every issue The Friends' School 1 Elizabeth College 3 Southern Schools 2016 College Round 6 College 14
1 June 2016 S2016DN029 That the voting age should be lowered Ogilvie High School 1 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2016 Novice Round 6 Novice 1
25 May 2016 S2016DT027 That we should put a price on carbon New Town High School 1 The Friends' School 3 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Ten Round 5 Class 10 1
25 May 2016 S2016D9027 That access to national parks should be free St Mary's College 1 The Friends' School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Nine Round 5 Class 9 1
25 May 2016 S2016D8035 That we should build a cable car on Mount Wellington Fahan School 1 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Round 5 Class 8 6
18 May 2016 S2016DC037 That developing countries should be exempt from global responses to climate change Guilford Young College 1 The Friends' School 3 Southern Schools 2016 College Round 5 College 9
11 May 2016 S2016DT020 That judges should be elected The Hutchins School 1 New Town High School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Ten Round 4 Class 10 5
11 May 2016 S2016D9019 That students should be held legally responsible for bullying if it results in the victim's death Mount Carmel College 1 The Friends' School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Nine Round 4 Class 9 6
11 May 2016 S2016D8023 That prisoners should be able to vote The Friends' School 2 Ogilvie High School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Round 4 Class 8 1
4 May 2016 S2016DN019 That parents should be held responsible for crimes committed by their children Taroona High School 1 Taroona High School 2 Southern Schools 2016 Novice Round 4 Novice 1
4 May 2016 S2016DN046 That parents should be held responsible for crimes committed by their children Taroona High School 5 The Friends' School 2 Southern Schools 2016 Novice Round 4 Novice 2
27 April 2016 S2016D8021 That we should abolish the States The Hutchins School 2 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Round 3 Class 8 1
27 April 2016 S2016D8019 That Tasmania should become a separate nation Fahan School 1 Clarence High School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Round 3 Class 8 6
27 April 2016 S2016D9017 That we should ban flag burning Taroona High School 1 St Mary's College 2 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Nine Round 3 Class 9 2
6 April 2016 S2016D9008 That parents should be required to enrol their sons and daughters in the same after school activities The Friends' School 1 St Michael's Collegiate 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Nine Round 2 Class 9 4
30 March 2016 S2016DT012 That broadcasters should be required to cover women's and men's sport equally Taroona High School 1 New Town High School 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Ten Round 2 Class 10 13
30 March 2016 S2016D9012 That we should abolish marriage Ogilvie High School 1 St Mary's College 1 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Nine Round 2 Class 9 11
30 March 2016 S2016D8013 That we should ban beauty pageants St Michael's Collegiate 1 The Hutchins School 2 Southern Schools 2016 Grade Eight Round 2 Class 8 4
23 March 2016 S2016DC016 That men should stay out of the feminist movement Elizabeth College 2 The Friends' School 4 Southern Schools 2016 College Round 2 College 5

Accreditation history

Level Valid from Valid to
Level 4 23 March 2016 1:00 PM Does not expire
Level 4 23 March 2016 12:50 PM 23 March 2016 1:00 PM