Teen Program

Teen Leadership is a leadership development program under Leadership Amarillo & Canyon for high school (public, private and home schooled) students at the sophomore, junior and senior level.  This unique program provides students the opportunity to interact with peers from across the area, while participating in site-tours, presentations and hands-on activities one day a month throughout the academic school year.  Elements of Teen Leadership include leadership development, business preparation, college preparation, community awareness and social consciousness.

APPLY ONLINE.  

Tuition is $300

Scholarship Funds are available upon request.

Teen Program MEETING SCHEDULE 2014-15

September 10, 2014 – Orientation - Mandatory
Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Parent and/or guardian must accompany teen

September 17, 2014 – Opening Retreat
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Tour and Team Building at Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch

October 15, 2014
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Tour of WTAMU in Canyon and meet Canyon’s Mayor, Quinn Alexander

November 19, 2014
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Tour of Faith City Ministries
Meet Amarillo’s Mayor, Paul Harpole

December 10, 2014
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Servant Leadership at City Church

January 21, 2015
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Poverty Simulation
Snack Pack 4 Kids

February 25, 2015
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Tour of Bell Helicopter
Tour Amarillo College East Campus -  Technical Programs

March 25, 2015
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Diversity Awareness
Catholic Family Services

April 15, 2014
8:00 a.m. Kids, Inc. at 2201 SE 27th/Ross Street
Business Ownership/Discovering Your Strengths

May 20th – Graduation Day!