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February 1st

Youth Keynote



CityLab High School-- 912 S. Ervay Street  Dallas, Texas  75201


The purpose of the Kensington Youth Summit (KYS) is to encourage youth development among students in Grades 6-12. Using an Arts-infused approach and a comprehensive agenda, KYS empowers youth to address real-world issues and execute solutions.


  • Empower youth to become change agents within their community

  • Connect community organizations, businesses and community leaders to establish a collective responsibility in serving youth

  • Provide social and emotional support to youth through the Arts

  • Develop leadership skills that will impact youth academically and socially

Focus Areas

  • Social Emotional Wellness

  • Leadership Development

  • Community and Civic Responsibility

  • Bullying and Social Media

  • Violence Prevention

  • Law Enforcement Interaction

  • Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Public Speaking

  • Multicultural Relations