The Youth Leadership Program helps young leaders develop responsible community leadership roles and impact the future of Rankin County! The students will familiarize themselves with community opportunities, needs, problems and resources. They will have effective dialogue, establishing friendships among participants and community leaders. The students will advance leadership and management skills such as the following:
- Goal setting
- Effective communication
- Decision making
- Team building
- Motivation and organization
- Work ethic development
After a fun kick-off retreat in August, the Youth Leadership Program consists of six monthly full-day sessions from September-March with a graduation following in April.
Throughout the program, the students will perform community service and create connections with the people of Rankin County. We are extremely excited to get to know and create friendships with our Youth Leadership Class of 2019-2020!
SCHOOL Brianna Singleton Brandon High School Dylan Thompson Brandon High School Mack Talley Discovery Christian Carson Wofford East Rankin Academy Knox Ross East Rankin Academy Ian McGee Florence High School Cailey Walker Hartfield Academy Cole Anderson Hartfield Academy Aubrey Scott Moak Jackson Prep Camp Carter Jackson Prep Claire Rich Northwest Rankin EG Roberts Park Place Christian Jonah Neeley Park Place Christian Joshua Jones Park Place Christian Sarah-Kate Grice Park Place Christian Amrit Kaur Pearl High School Andrei Gregory Pearl High School Reagan Sanders Pelahatchie High School Tori Myers Pisgah High School Ty Cothern Pisgah High School Zach McDonald Pisgah High School Gracie Brown Puckett High School Ivan Thames Richland High School Jackson Gordon Richland High School