The Student Leadership Program, a joint partnership between Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. and the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System, will celebrate their sixth year with a celebration held on Thursday.
More than 600 students will be joined by their teachers, community advisors and business partners in an even headlined by keynote speaker Josh Shipp.
The event officially kicks off the 2013-2014 program and will include a hype-squad, prize giveaways, and a keynote message.
The program serves all four high school grades and will welcome a new class of freshman to participate in the four-year leadership program.
The event will take place at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center.
The SLP was launched six years ago to help students further develp the leadership qualities and skills necessary to be successful in college or a career.
Shipp, a teen expert, is the host of the TV show "Jump Shipp", author of "The Teen's Guide to World Domination", a CNN Young Person Who Rocks and was listed on INC. Magazine's 30 under 30 list.
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