Thank you for your interest in the ECSD Youth Leadership Academy.

The 2019 Youth Leadership Academy is now full.

Important Reminder:  For those who have submitted online but not sent in waiver package, please mail or drop off as soon as possible. 
The Youth Leadership Academy is held for eight weeks during the summer months and free for all Essex County participants. There are two age groups: The Junior Academy serves ages 8-11 and the Senior Academy serves ages 12-15. This well-structured and disciplined program uses a wide variety of game and team-building activities which will help develop teamwork and cooperation.

Youth from all cities and towns in Essex County are welcomed.  Activities and Safety Programs are educational, fun and are designed for each age group. Courses include CPR, Internet Safety, Bullying, and Drug and Alcohol Awareness.  Other activities may include Laser Quest, rock wall climbing and ropes courses. 

To register your child, please complete BOTH steps below:

1.  Register your child on-line, please click here:    Youth Leadership Academy 2019 On-line Registration

2.  Download**  and Print Waiver Package 
         -  complete, sign where indicated and mail in or drop off only. Do not email or fax 
         **To download the 2019 Youth Leadership Academy Waiver Package click the link below