North Hills students in competition

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 1, 2011

North Hills students in competition
The following North Hills Christian School middle school students competed in the North Carolina Bar Associationís Project Citizen competition and received honorable mention for their entries: Wes Fazia, Olivia Houghton, Jane Miller, Leonard Murdock, Madison Neesmith, Chris Norris, Josh Robar and Eric Shyu.
The purpose of the competition is to encourage young people to be active in local and state government.
The students prepared and presented their portfolios that outlined a public policy that they selected for evaluation. They researched the policy and proposed alternative policies based on survey data, letters, conducted surveys: ěDrugs. You use. You lose.î and ěIt pays to go green.î
The competition was held in Raleigh at the North Carolina Legislative Building.