Academic Clubs
Course Category
About Academic Clubs

Site offerings may include: MATHCOUNTS, Math League, Speechmaster's and the Science Olympiad. See your school's web page under Academic Clubs to see what will be offered at your school and the Club Description page for details about individual clubs. These clubs are made possible by parent volunteers. We welcome you to join our team of committed parent volunteers! Looking for parent volunteers at all school sites to help run these clubs. For more information on how to get involved, e-mail: cdcenrichment@sbsd.net.

Featured Courses

  • Solana Ranch - Debate

    The Debate Club is a unique debate program geared toward upper elementary students (4th - 6th grades) that uses debate to teach critical thinking, public speaking, teamwork, and empathy in a relaxed, positive environment. Through games and other activities, including speeches and debates, students learn to formulate and present both sides of an argument, as well as listen and respond to the arguments of others.Our debate instructor, Anthony Campagna, is the dad of two boys here at Solana Ranch. In his spare time, he is a prosecutor with the San Diego County District Attorney's Office and has been for the last 18 years. He has been actively involved in debating and critical thinking clubs since high school and still practices these important skills every day. He also coaches the High School Mock Trial Team at la Jolla Country Day School.
  • Solana Pacific - Debate

    The Debate Club is a unique debate program geared toward upper elementary students (4th - 6th grades) that uses debate to teach critical thinking, public speaking, teamwork, and empathy in a relaxed, positive environment. Through games and other activities, including speeches and debates, students learn to formulate and present both sides of an argument, as well as listen and respond to the arguments of others.Parent, Charlie Synn is the proud husband of Stella Sung, co-chair of Solana Beach Schools Foundation and father to two children, one at Solana Pacific and one at Solana Highlands. Charlie participated in Policy & Lincoln-Douglas debate and speech in high school and four years of policy debate at Harvard. Charlie has retained his passion for reasoned debate.