Information for Juniors

  • Opportunities available for Juniors:


    1) Win a trip to Washington, DC

         - West Central Electric will sponsor two high school juniors on an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC held June 13th-20th, 2019. 

         - Application available on the left-hand side of the page.

         - Application due February 21st, 2020.


    2) Girls State & Boys State

         - This is an opportunity for many students from all across South Dakota to experience a week long, intensive training about citizenship and    government. 

         - Each participate takes an active part in the week's activities and learns that his/her government is just what he/she makes of it.

         - As future voters and office holders, girls and boys staters gain a thorough understanding of the workings of the government.

         -  Applications will be available in the spring. 


    3) Youth Trooper Academy

         -  Any juniors interested in a career in law enforcement are invited to attend the Youth Trooper Academy.  

         -  This event runs from Monday, June 25th through Friday, June 29th, 2018 in Pierre at the SD Law Enforcement Training Center.

         -  This event is free of charge.

         -  Candidates must be in good academic standing with their high school, and must be of good moral character while presenting a well-groomed appearance. 

         - Candidates must possess a valid SD Driver License.