Are you up for a challenge?
The American Legion Auxiliary Girls State is a unique and exciting government-in-action learning program for high school juniors.
What you need to know:
- Girls State and Boys State are held every summer on the campus of Weber State University.
- Girls State will run from June 6 – 11, 2016
- Boys State will run from June 13 – 17, 2016
- You will be eligible to receive 3 Political Science 2920 Civic Engagement college credits from Weber State University
What you do at Girls or Boys State:
- Launch campaigns and run for office
- Draft and debate legislation
- Learn public speaking and debate skills
- Actively participate in all phases of creating and running a working government
- Make friends with students from other parts of the state.
How you sign up:
Please see Mrs. Sanders in the counseling office for an interest form and to sign up for an interview.