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Leadership Training Institute (LTI)

Program Description

The Leadership Training Institute (LTI) is an innovative program designed to prepare students for successful decision making in their scholastic and professional careers. The program emphasizes interdisciplinary curricula, leadership training, group decision making, problem solving, higher-level thinking skills, community service, and role modeling. Academy of Leadership at the University of Maryland and the University of Richmond lend their support to LTI. This is an application-only program for students in the DCC. Open to students in the Downcounty Consortium.

Students will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop leadership skills
  • Strengthen academic and decision-making skills
  • Participate in community service projects


Application; Consortia/ Choice (More about admissions)

The Leadership Training Institute (LTI) at John F. Kennedy HS is an application-only program. Current Grade 8 students living in the Downcounty Consortium (DCC) attendance area as well as those students who attend a DCC feeder middle school on approved change of school assignment (transfer) may apply. For further information, contact John F. Kennedy HS.


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