Bishop's Shield

The Bishop’s Shield is an annual public speaking and debating competition between the four Catholic schools in the Dunedin Diocese - Verdon College, St Peter's College, Kavanagh College and St Kevin's College. 

Students can compete in a range of events including:

  • Debating

  • Prepared speaking

  • Impromptu speaking

  • Reading and studying Scripture

  • Devising a piece of drama based on Scripture

This competition is open to students in Years 9-13 and is held in Term Three of each year. 

For more information about the Bishop’s Shield competition, please contact Sarah Henderson.