March 29, 2018 - Plano West Student Advances to Texas State Citizen Bee
Students from Plano West and Plano East competed in the March 22 Citizen Bee hosted by Plano ISD at Sockwell Center. Plano West students won first, second and third places. First place winner Richard Liu will advance to the state Citizen Bee on April 28 in Austin.
Richard Liu –first place
Gunjan Bhattarai - second place
Cody Fang - third place
Pictured are competitors from Plano West Senior High School: Richard Liu, Gunjan Bhattarai, Jeffrey Liu, Anu Khatri and Cody Fang.
The Texas Citizen Bee, sponsored by the Law-Related Education Department and funded by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundations, is a statewide civic education program and competition, which offers teachers and students an exciting way to study America’s heritage. The topics included in the competition are the United States Constitution, important documents, people and Supreme Court cases, civic values and skills, as well as current events. Students compete by completing a timed, written test and answering questions in oral rounds.