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Six We the People Teams Advance to State

Lake Oswego High School hosted the 2017 We the People/Constitution Team Regional Competition on January 5.

It was a rousing evening of constitutional knowledge, and a great time was had by all. Six teams will advance to the state competition.

DIVISION A

First Place – Lincoln

Second Place – Central Catholic

DIVISION B

First Place – Grant

Second Place – Franklin

WILD CARD

Cleveland

Lake Oswego


Senator Richard Devlin (pictured) was one of three dozen judges, joined by many other volunteers who helped the staff of Classroom Law Project make the evening a success.

Congratulations to all the students, teachers, coaches, and parents who put in countless hours preparing for this event. The knowledge and understanding of our Constitution that these teams demonstrated should give us all hope for the future.

The State competition will be held on Saturday, January 14, at the Hatfield Courthouse in Portland and is open to the public.

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