November 7 (tomorrow) is the date selected for the semi-finals in the Grenlec debate among secondary schools in the island.
The schools making it into the semis were Bishop’s College and Hillsborough Secondary School from the sister isle of Carriacou and St. Andrew’s Anglican Secondary School and St. Joseph’s Convent, St. Andrew.
The quarter-final round, which was held on October 24, featured four matches with eight schools vying to earn a spot in the semi-finals.
Corporate Communications Manager of Grenlec, Prudence Greenidge, congratulated the teams for their excellent display of skills, passion and determination.
Currently, the People’s Choice competition is open on Facebook.
For the first time, the public can vote for their favourite debater, who will receive a special prize at the debate finals and awards ceremony.
Voting will close on November 18.
The semi-final round of the Grenlec Debates will determine the two schools that will face each other in the final of the competition, scheduled for November 22.