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Youth Frontiers Leadership Conference
Grade 11


A motivational day to inspire student leaders from across a community to take responsibility for a respectful and connected school culture.

From a student at a Youth Frontiers Leadership Conference in Minneapolis, Minn.:

“The piece I accept responsibility for is making sure our differences are not only recognized but also celebrated.”
Key Learning Objectives for the Retreat

leadership number oneDefine healthy school culture and identify one’s role in creating it.

leadership number twoIdentify personal strengths to utilize as a leader.

leadership number threeCreate an action plan to improve their school.

What To Expect

leadership energyHIGH-ENERGY

With original music and high-energy facilitators, we encourage students to play, laugh and connect with one another.

leadership activitiesACTIVITIES

Community-building activities designed to break down social barriers help foster stronger relationships among students.

leadership presentationPRESENTATION

Our Retreat Staff share personal stories centered on the value of the day. With humor and heart, they challenge kids to make a difference in their school.

leadership small groupsSMALL GROUPS

Students meet in small groups to brainstorm problems they see at their school and ways they can help solve those problems through positive leadership.

leadership sharingSHARING

At the end of the retreat, students have a chance to stand up and share what problem they are stepping up to solve and how they are going to do it.

leadership followupFOLLOW-UP

After the retreat, our follow-up materials and student evaluations (online only) help extend the impact of the retreat.

The Details


11th Grade


4 hours
(includes lunch)


$295 per school
for 20 students

2019 DATES

Feb. 12, 2019 | Omaha, NE

Feb. 13, 2019 | Omaha, NE — SOLD OUT

Feb. 27, 2019 | Twin Cities, MN

March 5, 2019 | Twin Cities, MN

March 8, 2019 | Twin Cities, MN — ALL-GIRLS EVENT

March 12, 2019 | Milwaukee, WI

March 13, 2019 | Milwaukee, WI

April 3, 2019  |  Des Moines, IA


We would love to talk to you about how the Leadership Conference
can help inspire character and build community in your school.