KWHS 'We The People Team' qualifies for State Competition

(Casper, Wyo.) - Congratulations to the following students for an excellent showing at the recent "We the People Competition" held in Casper. KWHS scored in the top six out of twenty teams from around the state to qualify for the State Competition in Laramie in February. Students prepared responses to the following questions in the format of a Congressional Hearing. Judges included state representatives, lawyers, judges, and other community members. Unit 1: What Are the Philosophical and Historical Foundations of the American Political System? - Andrea Shultz, Austin Funk, Josh Norcross, Baylie Fresquez Unit 2: How Did the Framers Create the Constitution? - Tessa Helwig, Alexa Noriega, Kelseigh Counts Unit 3: How Has the Constitution Been Changed to Further the Ideals Contained in the Declaration of Independence? - Rebecca Higgins, Skyler Bartz, Katarina Milosevic Unit 4: How Have the Values and Principles Embodied in the Constitution Shaped American Institutions and Practices? - Carter Dunn, Thayne Macy Unit 5: What Rights Does the Bill of Rights Protect? - Grant Murphy, Shaina Stottlemyer, Chandler Moore Unit 6: What Challenges Might Face American Constitutional Democracy in the 21st Century?- Preston Gromer, Carter Dunn, Thayne Macy [image: 0 (1).jpeg][image: 0 (3).jpeg][image: 0 (2).jpeg] #oilcity #news