Eden Prairie High School has a competitive speech team of over 50 students. Students may compete in any of the following 13 categories:
- creative expression
- informative speaking
- original oratory
- duo interpretation
- serious drama interpretation
- extemporaneous reading
- serious poetry interpretation
- extemporaneous speaking
- serious prose interpretation
- great speeches
- humorous interpretation
Participating students are expected to attend weekly (1/2 to 1 hour) sessions with coaching staff, as well as attend and participate in seasonal invitational and qualifying tournaments. The "prep season" is late November to April and the "competition season" is January through April, with possible competition in June at Nationals. Tournaments are held on Saturdays, beginning early and ending late. Watch the Daily Bulletin for registration information.
The EPHS Speech Team hosted its "first annual" summer Speech Camp in 2006. The day camp was held at the high school for four days in late August.
For more detailed information about the EPHS Speech Team, visit the Speech Team website.