Countdown to Constitution Day - 9/17/23

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Constitution Day Classroom Contest – Deadline October 1, 2022

A contest for participating Classrooms to enter and to win a $200 Visa Gift Card for their classroom. 

*10 Classroom Entries will be chosen!*

The 917 Society is excited to provide 8th grade students their very own copy of the U.S. Constitution including the Declaration of Independence and the Oath of Citizenship to honor and Celebrate Constitution Day each September 17th. We also have available a variety of lesson plans, videos and games that are free to access at www.917society.org/resources located on our website at www.917society.org.

Participating classrooms will: take pictures and/or video of their Constitution Day Celebration and enter to win a $200 Visa Gift Card for the classroom to spend however the classroom chooses! We hope that they will make it fun and creative!

Entries should be submitted by October 1st to: schoolcontest@917society.org and should include: the teacher’s name, school name, address, with the images or videos attached.

WINNING CLASSROOMS ANNOUNCED NOVEMBER 1ST! GOOD LUCK!

Contest Entries Coming in from Across the Country!

This is from teacher Nikki VanBockern in Arlington, South Dakota!!!
“We celebrate Constitution Day every year with a Constitution lesson, trivia &
a selfie station!”

Sharing Senator Judy Ward’s, Pennsylvania, time at three of our local schools handing out 917 pocket Constitutions! 

“Thank you The 917 Society for making it possible to open the minds and hearts of our 8th graders, their teachers, principals, and all their families!  This is a seed planted for a mighty harvest. We are expecting more schools to be open next year!
God Bless you, Joni, and 917 Society!

Michelle Nolan
Assistant to Senator Ward.