Do you see yourself as a leader? Do you want to be exposed to the latest technology? Are you ready to get out of your seat and be actively engaged in learning? Are you ready for an environment where students pride themselves in preparing for the future today? If you are, the Global Leadership and Public Policy Academy is for you.
The Global Leadership and Public Policy Academy is an academy in YHS that promotes leadership through academic rigor, fosters an entrepreneurial spirit, instills a sense of civil responsibility, and provides students with engaging opportunities to explore career interests. The goal of the academy is to create learning experiences that prepare our graduates to feel empowered to lead and serve in the rapidly changing local, national and global community.
- Active learning
- Partnerships involving civic leaders, universities and local businesses
- Students using cutting edge technology such as Smart Boards and iMacs.
Our society is desperate for strong leaders who exemplify qualities such as integrity, a strong work ethic, teamwork, creativity, and innovation. The Global Leadership and Public Policy Academy fosters the skills needed to thrive in a complex and connected world.
Created by: Cierra Hemphill and Arielle Wallace - YHS Students