Avon’s Ella Briggs named next Kid Governor


Connecticut’s next Kid Governor will be Ella Briggs of the Ana Grace Academy in Avon.

She was selected from seven final candidates from elementary schools across the state.

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More than 6,000 students registered to vote in the election.

Ella ran on a platform of LGBTQ rights.

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The program aims to teach students about government, voting, and the importance of civic engagement.

Congratulations and best of luck to you, Ella!

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