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Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy

PVHS 10th and 11th grade students,

      We invite you to take advantage of the this opportunity presented to students at PVHS. It is a leadership and character development academy held by the Marine Corps. Below is the information for the - Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy.

SLCDA - Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy is happening July 15-20 2019. Applications are due on April 1 2019.

SLCDA is different from SFAAP in that this program is for HS sophomores and Juniors. 


•Have completed your sophomore year in high school prior to attending the academy.
•Must be 16 to 18 years old by the academy start date (July 15, 2019).
•Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent.
•Applicants must complete a 500 word leadership essay.
•Must receive a minimum of one reference.
•Possess strong moral and ethical standards.
•Current Physical.
•Perform well on the Initial Strength Test. *An IST is not required for selection, but will be considered if submitted as part of the application.
•While athletics, leadership positions and service-oriented activities are not required, they are important to the overall selection process.
•Participation in Reserve Officer Training Corps programs is not required.

The website is listed below. Here is where people can get more information and submit an application. As mentioned earlier Applications are due April 1.