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Debate Team

Congratulations to sophomore,
Asiatou Diallo, who participated in a public
forum debate co-sponsored by the Boston
Debate League and the NAACP on
Thursday, May 11.
The forum topic was: Should the
Boston Public Schools academic calendar
begin before Labor Day? Arguing on the con
side, Asiatou and her team, which also
included New Mission debater, Nikki
Gerald, performed very well and won the
The guest VIP judges, School
Committee Member Regina Robinson, BPS
Chief of Staff Rob Consalvo and City
Councilor Tito Jackson were impressed by
the preparation and persuasiveness of all of
the debaters.