Accompsett Student Takes First in Constitution Contest

Accompsett Student Takes First in Constitution Contest Photo
Ryan Slattery, a student at Accompsett Middle School, was named a first-place winner in the Suffolk County Bar Association’s We the People essay contest.  

As part of an extra credit assignment, Slattery submitted a 250-word essay about what the words “we the people” mean to him. He was presented with a certificate and a $300 prize for his winning submission during the Suffolk County Bar Association’s annual meeting on May 1.