The Sondhis are Pakistan’s most prestigious and oldest World Schools Debating Championships .We pride ourselves on providing students with innovative opportunities to engage with debates, whether it be students speaking against their coaches, against university level teams or against international teams. In this tradition, we have, for the past three years, sent a Team Sondhi ,comprising of the best speakers from the tournament to an international tournament of repute. In 2014-15 we attended the European ,winning the championship. In 2015-16 we attended the Eurasian Schools Debating Championship, ranking 3rd in the preliminaries. In 2016-17 we attended the Asian World Schools Debating Championship, ranking 3rd in the preliminaries and losing to the eventual champions. Peru, in the Octo-Finals.
Pakistan’s flag rose the highest amongst 100 top debating teams of the world at Winter Holidays Open Debating Tournaments 2017, in Croatia, as Team Sondhi from LACAS stood as the Winners of the Tournament.
“The year 2018 marked the 31st Sondhi Debating Championship which took place from 19 to 22 October, 2018, at LACAS Burki Campus. This time, the Sondhi’s adopted an open format, allowing students (both from schools and universities) and post-education individuals alike to participate.
This year, the Power-Puff Girls (PPG-A) team took the Sondhi cup home.”
“To ensure each child reaches his or her full potential, to foster self-confidence and integrity, to accept individuality and celebrate diversity, to promote independent thinking and encourage life-long learning.”