Virginia Civics

Promoting constitutional literacy, critical thinking, and civic engagement, empowering the next generation of leaders in Virginia.


2021 We the People State Finals

The 2021 We the People State Finals are taking place online over Friday, January 29 (high school), and Saturday, January 30 (middle school). High school teams will compete to see who will represent Virginia at the 2021 We the People National Finals!


Read the latest Civic EDge, the VA Civics newsletter!


Upcoming VA Civics Events and COVID-19 Update

For the safety of our teachers and students in the face of the growing COVID-19 crisis, all events for the time being have been moved to a virtual format.


2020 We the People National Challenge!

Congratulations to Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for their 3rd place finish at the virtual 2020 We the People National Challenge, and kudos to the winning team from Massachusetts!


2020 We the People Virginia State Finals

Congratulations to the 2020 We the People Virginia State Finals competitors!

High School Results:

1st: Freeman High School—Team Rehnquist
2nd: Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School
3rd: Glen Allen High School—Team Grant
4th: Glen Allen High School—Team Bingham
5th: Freeman High School—Team Brennan

Middle School Results:

1st: Rachel Carson Middle School
2nd: Midlothian Middle School
3rd: J.T. Henley Middle School