Youth Engagement


Introduction: A total of 164, 7th to 12th grade students participated in the survey to measure perceptions of their community, future education and career plans, and living in the local area in the future. The survey was conducted in classroom environments with teacher supervision.

37% of survey respondents were 7th and 8th grade students, and 63% were 9th through 12thgrade students. Overall, females represented 55% and males 45% of survey participants. 17% of respondents were involved in FFA, 10%participated in FBLA, 9% in church activities and 5% in Youth Group.

For more information, please contact:

Craig Schroeder

Board President

Heartland Center for Leadership Development