The purpose of the Forensics Club is to introduce the basic concepts of Competitive Speech and to promote an understanding and awareness of interpretation. The Saint Basil Academy Forensics Club concentrates on the following areas: Policy Debate, Extemporaneous Speaking, Duo Interpretation of Literature, Oral Interpretation of Prose and Poetry, Oral Interpretation of Dramatic Literature, and Declamation. The Saint Basil’s Forensics Club successfully competes in the Philadelphia Catholic Forensics League as well as in the National Catholic Forensics League.