Exciting Competitions!


We are excited to offer 12 competitions to students this year. Competitions are designed to promote college and career readiness. Competitions will increase students’ skills in:

  • leadership
  • collaboration
  • communication
  • problem solving
  • writing
  • creative thinking

27153801391_1643b3f40d_zCompetitions are open to ALL students. Eligible students must attend one of the high
schools or alternative high schools within the Northwest Suburban Integration School District and must be a member of or associated with a school sponsored and chaperoned group (AVID or Educators Rising).

Competitions offered during the 2017 Student Leadership Conference are AVID Jeopardy, College Exploration Competition, Conference Theme DevelopmentEducational Games, Employability Skills, Essay, Ethical Dilemma, Impromptu SpeakingLesson Plan Writing, NWSISD “Shark Tank”Program Banner and Storybook Writing.

The deadline date to register for competitions will be April 4, 2017.


Registration is a two part process. You will need to do the following to fully register for the student leadership conference:

  1. Register your attendance via Eventbrite
  2. Complete all competition forms and submit required projects by April 4, 2017

Late registrations will NOT be accepted.