The goal of Project Leads is for RPDS 6th Grade students to realize the importance of servant leadership and to become empowered to serve others throughout their lives with a Christ-like spirit.
This servant leadership program kicks off with an overnight stay at Southwind, a Young Life Camp in Ocala, FL. The Southwind experience sets the stage for our students to continue community service throughout the year.
The school and church partnership fosters team building through meaningful community outreach projects. In Project Leads, students rotate through a series of activities and workshops designed to develop qualities of leadership, problem solving and group cohesiveness.
Throughout their 6th Grade year students volunteer throughout Jacksonville at community organizations, including: