Congratulations went to the Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District John F. Kennedy High School Moot Court Club. The team recently won first place at the Nassau County Bar Association Tournament.
The team competed against 47 public and private high schools throughout Nassau County, and will compete in the state-wide competition on May 18-20 in Albany.
The Moot Court Club encourages students to become involved in the judicial process and learn about the criminal justice system. The competition featured a mock trial in a real courtroom setting as students acted out the various roles of a trial.
The Plainview-Old Bethpage team includes Moscos Chrysanthem, Eric Azouley, Michael Laykind, Noah Frenkel, Ashley Hilfman, Ben Chasan, Nancy Rogers, Jason Andrews, Roy Klein. Logan O'Leary, Jennifer Pantell, Kevin Brennan, Zach Stern, Sam Bertsch, and Cassie Edelstein.