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Camden Fairview Juniors Selected to Attend Boys and Girls State

Posted Date: 05/25/2023

Camden Fairview Juniors Selected to Attend Boys and Girls State
#WeAreCamdenFairview - Twenty-four Camden Fairview juniors were nominated and selected to attend Girls State and Boys State this summer. Arkansas Girls State and Boys State are immersive civics education programs designed for students who have completed their junior year of high school. For decades, these programs have been teaching young Arkansans to be actively involved in their communities and government at every level.Amanda Mulligan, Abby Word, Na'Jyrae Gordon, McKinley Harrison, Ciyana Cross, Kylah Breland, Karman Steward, Trinity Green, Emily Robertson, Kynlee Carman, Haylie Lucas, Makalee Tate, Dorian Rice, Jailah Utsey, Rhonda Carter, Tae V'Annah Lilly, and T'erica Burgie were selected to attend Girls State at Harding University from May 28 through June 2, 2023. Haven Adams, Jaylen Goodwin, Jaylon Lambert, Bill Lewis, Ta'Korey McCoy, Shamarion Walker, and Jeremy Whitney were selected to attend Boys State at the University of Conway Arkansas from May 28 through June 2, 2023. Congratulations to the Camden Fairview students who were selected! Each delegate is assigned a place in a mock political party, city, or county government. Over the course of the weeklong program, delegates will hold nominations and elections for various roles within their mock government. This experience provides delegates with practical instruction on the duties and responsibilities both of citizens and public officials.Thank you to these community sponsors who made this opportunity possible for Camden Fairview students:Aerojet RocketdyneAlpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.Arkansas Community FoundationYolanda BarnesB & M PaintingCamden MonumentSherry CooperBishop Jacovis DavisFamily Eye Care ClinicFred DietrichJohnny EmbryFarmers Bank & TrustGenerations BankKiwanis ClubKwaniesha LeakThe Lewis ClinicFrederick Lilly, Sr.Lions ClubJohn ReynoldsRiver Valley Community Federal Credit UnionNick Tuberville Insurance and Financial Service, Inc.Ricky TuckerWoods Place Restaurant#CardinalPride #CFSDStrongerTogether