Constitution and Citizenship Day
On May 24, 2005, the U.S. Department of Education released a Notice of Implementation, announcing that all educational institutions receiving federal funding must provide an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution on September 17 of each year commemorating the September 17, 1787 signing of the Constitution. However, when September 17 falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or holiday, Constitution Day shall be held during the preceding or following week.
This year, we celebrated Tuesday, September 17 from 9:00 a.m. till 1:30 p.m.
All activities take place in the Tart lobby and auditorium.
Printable version of this year's Constitution Day Event details.
Students and classes are encouraged to participate in the day's activities, especially student forums.
We want to hear your opinion!
Please select from the following list of resources to learn more about the United States Constitution:United States Constitution
Charters of Freedom
What's Your Constitution IQ?
Facts about the US Constitution
Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention
National Constitution Center: Interactive Constitution