Within each House, there were outstanding deliveries, yet only one team from each House went through to the grand final judged by Mr Harrison and Mrs Warmington.
Special congratulations to all the finalists listed below for their stirling performances.
- Team: Water – Topic: Say ‘no’ to racism
- Chairperson: Martin Nicholson
- Speaker: Katarina Kostolna
- Vote of thanks: Joshua Marriot
- Team: Wind – Topic: Perfect Printing
- Chairperson: Joshua Bradshaw
- Speaker: Grace Warmington
- Vote of thanks: Xingyang Shan
- Team: Fire - Topic: Do you know what it’s like to be transgender?
- Chairperson: Lucy Kelly
- Speaker: Thomas Keys
- Vote of thanks: Kika Chen
- Team :Earth - Topic: Moon Landing
- Chairperson: Greta Daniskova
- Speakers: Matei Popescu, Antoni Samerek
- Vote of thanks: Yea Kyum
The trophy for the best Youth Speaks team 2017 went to Water for their speech against racism. Individual awards went to:
Martin Nicholson- Best Chairperson
Grace Warmington – Best Main Speaker
Xingyang Shan – Best Vote of Thanks