Promoting constitutional literacy, critical thinking, and civic engagement, empowering the next generation of leaders in Virginia.
Matching Gift Opportunity!
Between now and July 31, a generous donor has agreed MATCH your gift, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000! That means that if you support VA Civics today with a gift of even $5, you’re helping us out with a $10 gift. Your $100 gift could be $200!
2021 We the People National Finals
Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School and Glen Allen High School represented Virginia at the 2021 We the People National Finals over April 24–26, 2021, and J.T. Henley Middle School represented Virginia at the 2021 We the People National Invitational over May 1–2. Maggie Walker was crowned the We the People National Champion, bringing a 4th national victory to Virginia!
2021 We the People State Finals
The 2021 We the People State Finals took place online over Friday, January 29 (high school), and Saturday, January 30 (middle school). Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School was crowned the State Champion. They and 2nd-place team Glen Allen High School will be representing Virginia at the 2021 We the People National Finals over April 24–26, 2021!
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 summer have been moved to a virtual format, with a hope of returning to in-person events this fall. Our We the People Summer Institute will take place over July 12–15, 2021.