SUBMITTED BY COSSATOT RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT –
Emmanuel Maya, a sophomore at Cossatot River High School has been selected to attend the Close-Up Washington D.C. trip this summer from June 5th thru 10th.
There are only 14 students selected from the state of Arkansas to go on the all-expenses paid trip. During the trip, Maya will be able to visit Washington’s famous monuments, memorials, and institutions, and attend meetings with their Congressional delegation on Capitol Hill. Close-Up students get a first-hand look at the American political system and consider what role they play in our democracy.