THS sends one Junior boy each year to Boys State.
Application Deadline is February 11, 2016
What is Boys State?
American Legion Boys State is among the most respected educational programs of government instruction for high school students. Each participant becomes a part of the operation of his local, county and state government. Boys State has been a program of The American Legion since 1935. At Boys State, participants learn the rights, privileges and responsibilities of franchised citizens. The training is objective and centers on the structure of city, county and state governments. Operated by students elected to various offices, Boys State activities include legislative sessions, court Proceedings, law enforcement presentations, assemblies, bands, choruses, and recreational programs.