Submitted by Liz Dudgeon, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent, Sanford School Department.
The Sanford Performing Arts Center was transformed into a real appeals court when the Maine Supreme Court Justices heard three cases on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Over 600 students sat in on at least one of the cases throughout the morning.
Following the formal court proceedings, students enrolled in the Advanced Placement (AP) Government program had the opportunity to sit down to lunch with the six justices which was prepared and served by the Sanford Regional Technical Center (SRTC) Culinary Arts program.
Below is a news article about the day: