Welcome to the Santa Clara County State High School Mock Trial Program! The Santa Clara County Office of Education and the Santa Clara County Bar Association is proud to provide a unique opportunity for high school students to learn what it is like to prepare and present a legal case before the court.
Students who participate in Mock Trial engage in authentic learning experiences that lead to skills that last a lifetime, including, but not limited to:
2015-2016 SeasonPeople vs. Hayes
Courtroom Artist and Journalist Competition
Click HERE to RegisterDeadline artist & journalist registration - January 29, 2016Rubrics are available for download below.
Melissa Christie Director, Curriculum & Instruction (408) 453-6632
Christina Arpante, Ed.D. Coordinator, ELA & Literacy (408) 453-6521
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2015 Mock Trial Competition
We salute and congratulate the winners of the 2015 Mock Trial CompetitionCounty Champion
Prospect High SchoolFinalistsSt. Francis
Semi FinalistsArchbishop Mitty
Lincoln High SchoolQuarter FinalistsHenry T. Gunderson High SchooLLos Gatos High SchoolLos Altos High SchoolAnn Sobrato High SchoolWillow Glen High SchoolCourtroom Artist
WinnerKatherine Liu, Saratoga High SchoolRunner-UpGabriel Orozco, Downtown College Prep High SchoolCourtroom Journalist Cassidy Ross - Gunderson High School