Our Mini Model Congress Team participated in the final event in the State House in Trenton, where they debated original bills with students throughout the state of New Jersey.
Eighth grader Catherine Moralesís bill on lowering the voting age gained recognition by being selected for debate at the event.
The following seventh and eighth grade students received Bill-Writing Awards: Jessica Arriaga, Gracie Fasanella, Joseph Giordano, Holden Hardgrave, Patrick Henegan, Sean Herold, Meredith Lynch, Catherine Morales, Jane Olmuller, Jackson Pflueger, Isabella Pizarro, JeíLynn Russell, Anna Salewycz, Chloe San Hortsman, Taylor Schmey, and Marc Tarazi.
The following students were recognized for Excellence in Debate: Meredith Lynch, Mia Grossman, Samuel Leonte, Patrick Henegan, Anna Salewycz, and Catherine Morales.
The Excellence in Chairing Award was earned by: Taylor Schmey, Jane Olhmuller, Taylor Tancredi, Marc Terazi, Joshua Gilbert
Congratulations to our Mini Model Congress Team members and Ms. Deidre Rood, the team moderator!