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: September 11, 2020 (Deadline extended due to COVID-19 protocols)
Applicants will be notified of their status by September 16, 2020.
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 October 2020 and end in May 2021 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 2020 - 21 is as follows:
September 30 Orientation for Parents and Students – (Wednesday - 6 -7:30 pm)
Oct 11 & 12 Opening Retreat – (Sun 2-6 pm; Mon 7:30-2:30) - Mandatory
October 21 Lake County History Day (3rd Wednesday)
November 4 Business, Labor & Economy Day
December 2 Government Day
January 13 Mid-year Retreat with Signature Program (2nd Wed – 8:30 – 2:30)- Mandatory
February 3 Public Safety and Justice Day
March 3 Health Care and Health Living Day
April 7 Quality of Life Day
April 24 Global Youth Service Day (Saturday)
May 5 Closing Session & Graduation - Mandatory