2020 We The People Champions

On February 13, 2020, four high schools in Utah participated in the state mock congressional hearings at the University of Utah, with an awards luncheon following the competition. Judge Augustus G. Chin was the luncheon speaker. Sky View/Green Canyon High School won the competition, with Alta High School placing second. The Sky View/Green Canyon class was unable to compete at We the People Nationals in Washington, D.C. because the event was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 Sky View

cropped WTP 2020 SkyView Green Canyon

 Alta

crop 2020 WTP State 2nd Place Alta High School

On February 6, 2020, six junior high schools were to compete at the state mock congressional hearings at the Utah State Bar Law and Justice Center, with an awards luncheon following the competition. However, two of the junior high schools were unable to attend because of the heavy snow conditions. West Hills Middle School won the competition, with West Jordan Middle School placing second. Pleasant Grove Junior High School and Oak Canyon Junior High School, the two junior high schools unable to attend, competed in the junior high school division at the state high school mock congressional hearings a week later at the University of Utah.

Congratulations to all students and teachers.

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