Leadership Lake County has provided leadership development programs since 1987. The experiential nature of our program days and the preparation for workplace and community leadership roles are the hallmarks of our programs. It is a unique opportunity designed to guide students to reach his or her full leadership potential.
Application Due Date: March 11, 2019- Extended to April 11, 2019
Applicants will be notified of their status by April 15, 2019.
Class size is limited and late applications may not be considered.
Please note: Invoices for the $425 non-refundable participation fee will be issued with notification of acceptance. Need-based partial financial assistance may be available upon written request from the student participant. Do NOT send payment with application.
MONTHLY SESSIONS: The monthly all-day sessions begin September 2019 and end in May 2020 on the first Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted. Program Days are from 7:30 am until 2:30 pm. Students may miss one non-mandatory day and remain eligible for graduation from the program. The schedule for 2019 - 20 is as follows:
April 25 Orientation for Parents and Students – Thursday - 6 -7:30 pm
August 11 & 12 Opening Retreat – Mandatory (Sun 2-6 pm; Mon 7:30-2:30)
September 4 Lake County History Day
October 2 Education Day
November 6 Business Day
December 4 Government Day
January 8 Mid-year Retreat with Signature Program - Mandatory (2nd Wed – 8:30 – 2:30)
February 5 Public Safety and Justice Day
March 4 Health Care and Health Living Day
March 28 Global Youth Service Day (Saturday)
April 1 Quality of Life Day
May 6 Closing Session & Graduation - Mandatory