IOWA HIGH SCHOOL
SPEECH ASSOCIATION

This is the home of the Iowa High School Speech Association, serving 487 member schools and 40,000 students!
Be sure to make plans to attend the 24th Annual Judges/Coaches Conference in West Des Moines on August 12th. More info on that later.





  • SPEECH GROUPS
  • OFFICIAL INFORMATION
  • GENERAL INFORMATION
  • ABOUT IHSSA

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  • Summer Judges / Coaches Workshop on August 12th in West Des Moines
  • Calendar for 2017-2018 IHSSA dates
  • "The Iowa Debate Initiative (please take a look if you ever wanted to start a program.. this is for you)
  • New Agreement with TRW for rights to do their material for Musical Theatre
  • View the current (May 2017) SWIFT

  • The IHSSA has implemented a new phone system. With this new phone system, Therese and I have direct lines that you can call. You may still call the main line at 515-288-9741 too.
    Craig Ihnen Executive Director 515-401-1834
    Therese Schimek Speech Assistant 515-401-1833

  • H1N1 Flu: CDC Guidance for Schools, Parents & Caregivers.

  • GENERAL IHSSA INFORMATION PAGES

    • IHSSA SPEECH GROUPS: Here you will find information about Debate, Large Group, Individual Events, Calendar of Events, Forms, MTI forms/info and weather information
    • OFFICIAL INFORMATION: Forward and Directive Statements, Constitution, By-Laws, Rule Updates, Judge Information, IHSSA membership, and Forms
    • GENERAL INFORMATION: Calendar of Events, SWIFT, Executive Committee Minutes, Forms, and IHSSA Hall of Fame
    • ABOUT IHSSA: How to contact the IHSSA, Staff Information, Office Numbers, Executive Committee, Forms, SWIFT, and Links