Teen Leadership Academy

Teen Leadership Academy, is a program held during spring break that teaches participants about the inner workings of municipal government. This program, facilitated by the City’s Mayor’s Youth Commission, teaches Chandler's high schoolers about the importance of civic engagement and professional development and facilitates connections throughout the teen community.

2024 Teen Youth Academy

March 15 | 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Chandler City Hall
175 S. Arizona Ave.

Applications are now closed.

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
  • Must have a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn about the city

For more information, contact Alexis Apodaca at 480-782-2222.