Mock Trial at CHS begins in November and runs through February/March. Meetings are held weekly and then biweekly as we get closer to district competition in February.
Mock Trial is a great way to learn about the legal system, have fun "acting" as a lawyer, witness, or bailiff, and compete with students from other schools. Students gain first-hand knowledge of our judicial system and enhance their skills through hands-on activities in public speaking, research, and critical thinking. Local district competitions are held and then the top twenty teams compete in the final competition held in Olympia, Washington. Real judges preside over the trial and practicing attorneys critique and score student performances.
Contact Julie Davis, Mock Trial Advisor, for more information. Additional Mock Trial information can also be found @ http://www.nationalmocktrial.org/ .
Mock Trial Team @ District Competition was held on February 16, 2017
We placed third at Districts and made it to state competition in Olympia