Passaic County Teen Summit

2002 Teen Summit - Top 5 Winner
Posted on 05/24/2022
This is the image for the news article titled 2002 Teen Summit - Top 5 WinnerWest Milford High School awarded top 5 honors of the Passaic County 2022 Teen Summit.

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The Passaic County Teen Summit is held biannually, in the spring and fall, with 250 high school students representing each of the 25 high schools in the county. This conference is sponsored by the Passaic County Municipal Alliances for Prevention of Substance Abuse, United for Prevention in Passaic County, the Executive County Superintendent of Schools office, and the Lindsey Meyer Teen Institute (LMTI). LMTI provides youth with leadership training, team-building activities and action-oriented workshops aimed at teaching community-level change strategies such as public service announcements (PSA) and photovoice.

Goals:

To empower students to make positive decisions
To empower students to resist peer pressure
To empower students to be active in the community