Teen Leadership Academy

The Teen Leadership Academy is a free, five-day program held during the spring school intersession that teaches participants about the inner-workings of municipal government, from the Mayor and Council office to every department in the City.

The Spring 2019 Academy will be held 
March 11-15, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon each day.

About the Program

Students meet with City elected officials, managers and staff while also participating in activities to better understand how Arizona's fourth largest city is run. 


  • Currently enrolled in high school or similar level home-school program
  • Must be a Chandler resident
  • Must have transportation to and from the City Hall complex all five days
  • Must have a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn about the City

For more information, contact the office of the Mayor and Council at 480-782-2222.