The 2nd Annual HYPE Recruitment Day was held on July 20th, 2021 at St. Clare Catholic Church, expanding on topics and exercises from Leadership Day at a deeper level for rising 9th and 10th graders.
The second annual HYPE Recruitment Day took place at St. Clare Catholic Church on July 20, 2021. HYPE Recruitment Day consists of 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students being trained on how they can have positive impacts on their schools and community. Students participated in different activities allowing them to explore new opportunities in their areas. One of these activities included making a chart with different problems within their communities and finding solutions to fix these problems. All students were mentored by an adult in order to find the best techniques to better their communities. Students also took a more in depth look at activities and topics HYPE middle school students participated in during HYPE Leadership Days.
Another activity from HYPE Recruitment Day consisted of a game of "Kahoot!". "Kahoot!" is a quiz game that allows students to answer multiple choice and true/false questions from their phones. The quiz game included questions to help students better understand the use of drugs and underage drinking of alcohol in students within their communities. This activity allowed students to. understand how much of an issue underage drinking and drug use is among students.