Academic Competition

Mock Trial

Sponsor: Mr. Weaver

Description:
Mock Trial is a competition with area schools that allows students to learn the trial process through real legal cases and presentations. Some students learn trial process and act as attorneys examining witnesses and arguing law. Others act as witnesses or victims answering questions according to their affidavits (stories).

Attendance is crucial.

Hours:
Monday and Wednesday Evenings, Oct. – Feb.

Goals of the program are:
  • To understand the American Judicial System
  • To present the facts of a case in a fair manner
  • To apply the rules of evidence and argue with respect
  • To use techniques of witness control marked by civility
  • To maintain proper demeanor at all times 

 

Quiz Bowl

Sponsors: Mr. Weaver

Description: Quiz Bowl is an academic team that competes on Wednesdays from September to February.

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Science Olympiad


Sponsors
: Mr. Walsh

Description:

Hours: