Projects / Activities

Youth Leadership Institute

Selected students participate in activities focused on further development of leadership skills. Student selection is based on behavior and leadership qualities.

By accepting nomination, students must meet the following criteria to maintain membership:

  • Maintain at least a C average
  • Behave properly (during school as well as in Project Reclaim)
  • Demonstrate leadership skills
  • Be respectful to staff, peers, and SELF
  • Actively participate in group discussion/activities
  • Get along well with other members
  • Be proactive

Life Skills

Life Skills sessions for these youth included:

  • Emotions
  • Maximizing Your Potential
  • Goal-Setting
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork/Teambuilding
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Dealing With Difficult Situations
  • Understanding Empathy
  • A Student Code of Ethics
  • “What Is Cool?”
  • Impulse Control
  • Respect
  • Ethical Behavior