Congratulations have been pouring in to the Amador Valley High School's Competition Civics "We the People" team that just won the state championship. But more than praise is needed. The team and its 25 students and coaches need financial support to make the trip to Washington, D.C., in late April for the national finals. The team, coached by social studies and civics teachers Brian Ladd and Mairi Wohlgemuth on the Amador faculty, topped 10 other California high school We the People teams Feb. 9 in Bakersfield to earn the privilege of representing California in the nationals.
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