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


Applications are now being accepted for the Spring 2019 Academy and are due Friday, Jan. 25, 2019.

Apply Now

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