Kids Lead, a civic leadership program for middle schoolers

Kids Lead

Kids Lead is a civic leadership program led  by high school students for emerging leaders in middle school!

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Spring 2022

Sign up to be part of Kids Lead, a civic leadership program led by high school student leaders for emerging student leaders in 8th grade. Meet school board student advisor Juan Torres Munoz and other high school student leaders, get to know students from other schools, and learn how to find your student leadership and voice! Apply by April 19, 2022. Program is free.

Tentative program schedule (Zoom)

– Thursday, April 21 at 6:00-7:00PM
– Thursday, April 28 at 6:00-7:00PM
– Wednesday, May 4 at 6:00-7:00PM
– Wednesday, May 18 at 5:30-7:00PM

This program is hosted by members of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Youth Council (CMYC) and GenerationNation. CMYC is the official student advisory council for CMS, City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, and GenerationNation.

Spring 2021

In Spring 2021, middle and high school student leaders from 28 schools collaborated to learn about and discuss issues impacting schools and community – and their solutions.



High school student leaders are available to speak about leadership to middle school student councils, leadership and service clubs, and 8th grade classes. Contact GenerationNation for information