Young Genius
Bay Area

Speech and Debate Academy
14375 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070

Young Genius Middle School Debate Academy is now the #1 Nationally Ranked Middle School Speech and Debate Program in all categories according the National Speech and Debate Association.   

  School                               Degrees             School                                  New Members and Degrees

1. Young Genius Academy          240           1.  Young Genius Academy               305
2. Albion Middle School              180           2.  Notre Dame Marist                     239
Nova 42 Academy                  163           3.  Albion Middle School                  174                


   Due to high demand we have added new camp dates. Please see the schedule.

for Summer Camps

Young Genius Bay Area Debate Academy provides outsource consulting service for middle and high schools who would like to have their speech and debate clubs. All Young Genius classes and camps are under supervision of Three Diamond Award Coach,                                                                                              

                                                Don Heinsohn   


About Us  

Young Genius is an exclusive private educational club. 

Our philosophy is that potential of each child is unlimited. We, educators and you, parents are responsible to bring your child's abilities to the highest possible level.
Based on our 50 years of experience in education we believe that speech and debate is the most single valuable skill students can acquire in school, which will help them in any career that they decide to pursue. Thus, one of the strongest divisions of Young Genius is Bay Area Speech and Debate Academy.

Students who have not been a part of the Young Genius Team or have not attended Young Genius Summer Camps should fill out an online application form before they can be accepted into the program.

Young Genius is currently accepting applications for new members for the 2015-16 School Year.