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2022-23 Contest Bracket
Announcing the Top 32 Teams

The Brewer Foundation and New York University are proud to announce the “Top 32” teams for the 22nd annual International Public Policy Forum (IPPF) – the first and only contest that gives high school students around the world the opportunity to engage in written and oral debates on issues of public policy.

Results of the Top 64 Round

  • The Davidson Academy in Reno, Nevada, advances over Stamford High School in Stamford, Connecticut. 

  • Amity Regional High School (Team 2) in Woodbridge, Connecticut, advances over Stuyvesant High School (Team 1) in New York, New York. 

  • Hamilton High School (Team 1) in Chandler, Arizona, advances over Milestone Institute in Budapest, Hungary.

  • UWC South East Asia in Singapore advances over North Allegheny Senior High School (Team 1) in Wexford, Pennsylvania.

  • Shenzhen Academy of International Education in Shenzhen, China, advances over Artemis Debate BD in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Oxbridge Academy in West Palm Beach, Florida, advances over Arcadia High School in Arcadia, California.

  • The Hockaday School in Dallas, Texas, advances over Aberdeen Central High School in Aberdeen, South Dakota.

  • Miramonte High School in Orinda, California, advances over Lalaji Memorial Omega International School in Chennai, India.

  • John Handley High School in Winchester, Virginia, advances over Notre Dame High School (Team F) in Sherman Oaks, California.

  • St. Mark's School of Texas (Team C) in Dallas, Texas, advances over Kealakehe High School in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

  • Wasatch Independent Debate League in Riverton, Utah, advances over Webb City High School in Webb City, Missouri.

  • Dulles High School in Sugar Land, Texas, advances over Brentwood College School in Mill Bay, BC, Canada.

  • Bergen County Debate Club in Fort Lee, New Jersey, advances over Cornerstone Collegiate Academy of Seoul (Team 2) in Seoul, Republic of Korea.

  • Cranbrook School in Bellevue Hill, NSW, Australia, advances over Pacific Bay Christian School in Pacifica, California. 

  • Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, advances over New Horizons Bilingüal School in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. 

  • Blue Valley High School in Stilwell, Kansas, advances over Notre Dame High School (Team D) in Sherman Oaks, California.

  • H.Edu Institute in San Mateo, California, advances over Wesley Chapel High School in Wesley Chapel, Florida.

  • DebateGo Classical Academy in Richmond Hill, ON, Canada, advances over Opus Academy in Vancouver, BC, Canada. 

  • Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram (Team 1) in New Delhi, Delhi, India, advances over The Perse School in Cambridge, United Kingdom. 

  • Mountain View-Los Altos Speech and Debate in Mountain View, California, advances over St. Mark's School of Texas (Team B) in Dallas, Texas. 

  • Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, New Jersey, advances over Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies in Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea.

  • Hamilton High School (Team 2) in Chandler, Arizona, advances over Groton School in Groton, Massachusetts.

  • Potomac Oak in Rockville, Maryland, advances over East Ridge High School in Woodbury, Minnesota.

  • YK Pao School in Shanghai, China, advances over Notre Dame High School (Team C) in Sherman Oaks, California.

  • Artemis Debate MS in Cape Town, South Africa, advances over DSST Byers in Denver, Colorado.

  • Ivy Bridge Academy in Johns Creek, Georgia, advances over Cornerstone Collegiate Academy of Seoul (Team 1) in Seoul, Republic of Korea. 

  • Interlake High School in Bellevue, Washington, advances over Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram (Team 2) in New Delhi, Delhi, India. 

  • Notre Dame San Jose in San Jose, California, advances over True North School in Hanoi, Vietnam.

  • BASIS Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, advances over Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio.

  • Crescenta Valley High School in La Crescenta-Montrose, California, advances over Stuyvesant High School (Team 2) in New York, New York.

  • Saigon South International School in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, advances over Amity Regional High School (Team 1) in Woodbridge, Connecticut.

  • EEC Debate in Toronto, ON, Canada, advances over North Allegheny Senior High School (Team 2) in Wexford, Pennsylvania.  

We would like to extend our congratulations to all of our Top 64 competitors. You produced outstanding pieces of written advocacy. 

The “Top 32” teams will continue to debate the topic, “Resolved: The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is an effective model for international cooperation.”

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