Douglas Freeman High School students finish sixth in national competition

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HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Students at Douglas Freeman High School placed sixth at the national “We The People” competition in Washington, D.C.

The “We The People” program focuses on American history, the United States Constitution and the American legal system. 

At the national finals, the 24 seniors competed as a wild card team in three days of simulated congressional hearings. The students ultimately advanced into the top ten and later finished sixth. 

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