Students to Compete in Mock Congressional Hearings

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We the People

On Tuesday, more than 275 high school and middle school students are demonstrating their knowledge of the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights in a competition.

At the Old National Events Plaza, students are competing in mock congressional hearings as part of the nationwide civic education curriculum, “We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution.”

The competition begins at 9:30 a.m. and awards will be presented around 1 p.m.

Floyd Central High School, North High School, and the Shepard Academy of Law & Social Justice are the participating high schools.

Participating middle schools include Brown County Jr. High, Helfrich Park STEM Academy, North Jr. High, St. Bartholomew Catholic, St. Phillip School, and Thompkins Middle School.

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