The 43rd Annual Oratorical/Musical Contest

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The San Francisco Alliance of Black School Educators (SFABSE) presents:

The 43rd Annual Oratorical/Musical Contest 

Theme: “African American Millennial Champions for Health, Equality, and Diversity"

Application Due: Feb. 17, 2023


Please mail the application to SFABSE, 1133 Bowdoin Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
or email the application to
**Note: No applications are accepted on the day of the contest! **

Contest Date/Location

Feb. 25, 2023

9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Mission High School

3750 18th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114

Presentation content

  • Poems, speeches, or spoken words that reflect Black Lives
  • Original speeches may be written on the theme
  • Music: All music must be memorized. No recorded music unless used for the background only. ​No rapping or no lip-syncing.​ Students must present their own music.

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SFUSD neither endorses nor sponsors the organization or activity described in this announcement. This distribution is provided as a community service.

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