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Missouri


Jefferson City, Missouri

2025 TeenPact Missouri I
Registration Opens September 1

Class Director TBA
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class March 3-6, 2025
    Monday, 1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday, 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $320.00 First Time Students; $290.00 Alumni Students
  • Political Communication Workshop March 7, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $60.00 Workshop only; $50.00 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing
    Please see below for housing information
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class March 7, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40.00 for all One Day Students

2025 TeenPact Missouri II
Registration Opens September 1

Class Director TBA
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class March 31 - April 3, 2025
    Monday, 1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday, 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $320.00 First Time Students; $290.00 Alumni Students
  • Political Communication Workshop April 4, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $60.00 Workshop only; $50.00 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing
    Please see below for housing information
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class April 4, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40.00 for all One Day Students

2025 TeenPact Missouri III
Registration Opens September 1

Class Director TBA
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class April 14-17, 2025
    Monday, 1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday, 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $320.00 First Time Students; $290.00 Alumni Students
  • Political Communication Workshop April 18, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $60.00 Workshop only; $50.00 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing
    Please see below for housing information
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class April 18, 2025
    Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40.00 for all One Day Students
Contact Information

Karen Heredia, Missouri State Coordinator, (805) 444-4074 - [email protected]

Chuck and Michelle Lentz, Missouri I Class Coordinators, Chuck (417) 399-4309 & Michelle (417) 326-6441 - [email protected]

Ben & Anna Bruening, Missouri III Class Coordinators, Ben (636) 295-8126 & Anna (573) 424-0716 - [email protected]

Four Day Class

March 3-6, 2025 March 31 - April 3, 2025 April 14-17, 2025

The Four Day Class is a dynamic, hands-on leadership experience where students learn about state government from a Christian worldview. Students gather to run for office, participate in a mock legislature, and learn about how they can be effective leaders in their community back home. For students ages 13-19.

 

For more information about the Four Day Class, click here.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Students ages 13 – 19 who are interested in attending our Four Day State Class, either as a First Time or Alumni Student, are eligible to apply for the State Class Scholarship. Each year, one Missouri applicant will be awarded a scholarship to cover the cost of their State Class Tuition. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is December 1, with the scholarship recipient announced on January 15. Apply here: State Class Scholarship

  • The Senator Ed Emery Alumni Event Scholarship: 

Missouri students ages 13 – 19 who have attended the Four Day Class, and are interested in attending TeenPact Congress or TeenPact Judicial, are eligible to apply for the Alumni Event Scholarship. This scholarship is reserved for a student who is passionate about the political process, and who is considering a life of service in the legislative or judicial fields. Each year, one Missouri applicant will be awarded a scholarship to cover one of these Alumni Events to further the student’s education in a more focused, in-depth study of the political process. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is December 1, with the scholarship recipient announced on January 15. Apply here: Alumni Event Scholarship

  • TeenPact Missouri Scholarship Application

TeenPact Missouri seeks to inspire youth in their relationship with Christ and train them to understand the political process, value their liberty, defend the Christian faith and engage their culture. Our vision is to invest in our youth to develop informed and engaged young leaders. Thanks to the generosity of various donors and local sponsors, we are excited for the opportunity to offer partial scholarships to Missouri students who attend our training classes .

In order to be considered for a partial scholarship, applicants must be registered for one of the 2024 classes at TeenPact.com AND complete the form below.

DEADLINE:

  • January 26 for MO1

  • February 25 for MO2

  • March 15 for MO3

TeenPact Missouri Scholarship Application

 

 

 

Where

The Harry S. Truman State Office Building

 

When

Arrive on Monday by 12:45 p.m.

 

Details

Arrive in Professional Attire, according to our Dress Code, and check in at the TeenPact Welcome Table. Please eat lunch prior to arriving at the class. Any further details will be communicated by your State Coordinator, via email, prior to the event.

 

parking

Free parking is available to those staying at the Capitol Plaza Hotel, free parking in some areas around the capitol, metered parking around Capitol Building. 

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Harry S. Truman State Office Building.

 

bring this
  • Your completed Homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Bag or Backpack to carry your belongings
  • Reusable water bottle
not that
  • Weapons (including knives, firearms, etc.)
  • Media devices (including tablets, books, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week in accordance with our Media Policy.

 

Details

A Student Participant Lunch is included in tuition cost automatically in the registration process. To view the lunch menu and select an option, click this link:  Lunch Selection (4-day & PCW)

Parents, chaperones and siblings may purchase lunch at the Truman Cafe located in the building or at a local restaurant.

 

Questions

If you have any questions about the lunches provided or to discuss allergy needs, contact your State Coordinating Team at [email protected].

 

Evening Sessions are an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis in class with a spiritual focus on students’ relationships with God and one another.

When

Monday through Thursday evenings, directly following the Four Day Class.

  • Dinner: Optional catered dinner will be served during evening sessions at the Church. For those interested in purchasing a dinner ticket covering evening meals M-W for $30 or a dinner ticket covering evening meals M-TH for $40, please indicate the desired number and type of dinner ticket during registration. 
  • Can commuters purchase dinner? Yes
  • Can students purchase additional dinners or dinners for siblings or parents? Yes
  • To purchase additional dinner tickets for family members, simply indicate the number desired as you complete your student’s registration. If ordering after student registration is complete, refer to the confirmation email sent to you after registering your student and click “view your registration link”. You will need the confirmation number provided upon registration. For further assistance, contact [email protected].
Where

Southridge Baptist Church

 

Details

TeenPact offers Evening Sessions that give students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director. Parents are invited as well. If you would like to purchase dinner, please contact your State Coordinating Team at [email protected].

 

parents

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

graduation

When

Thursday at 1:00 p.m.

 

Where

The Harry S. Truman State Office Building

 

Details

During graduation, students participate in a short mock legislative session, hear speeches from the elected officials, hear a charge from the Program Director, receive graduation certificates, and much more!

 

Missouri I

Students are invited to stay at the Capitol Plaza Hotel, within walking distance of the Capitol Building and Classroom.

Please use this link to book rooms with our discounted rate at The Capitol Plaza Hotel.   

Capital Plaza Hotel Reservation Link

Reservations must be received on or before, 1/26/2024. 

 

Missouri ii 

Students and families are invited to stay at the Best Western Plus Capital Inn. To make reservations please use the following link: Best Western reservation link or call the hotel directly: 573-635-4175 and select the option to speak to the hotel front desk agent, mention TeenPact Missouri Class 2 Parent’s room block.

Reservations must be made by February 25, 20204 @ 11:55pm. After this date, rooms are subject to regular hotel rate and hotel room availability.

 

Missouri iiI

Students and families are invited to stay at the Best Western Plus Capital Inn. To make reservations please use the following link: Best Western Reservation Link or call the hotel directly: 573-635-4175 and select the option to speak to the hotel front desk agent, mention TeenPact Missouri Class 3 Parent’s room block.

Reservations must be made by March 15, 20204 @ 11:55pm. After this date, rooms are subject to regular hotel rate and hotel room availability.

 

Political Communication Workshop

March 7, 2025 April 4, 2025 April 18, 2025

The Political Communication Workshop trains students to analyze, execute, and interpret public presentations through a variety of activities and discussions. Students are challenged to develop critical thinking skills as they learn what communication looks like in the political realm. For students ages 13 – 19.

 

Fore more information about the Political Communication Workshop, click here.

 

Missouri I

Governor Office Building: Room 450

 

Missouri II & III

Harry S Truman State Office Building

 

When

Arrive on Friday by 9:45 a.m.

 

Details

Arrive in Professional Attire, according to our Dress Code, and check in at the TeenPact Welcome Table. Any further details will be communicated by your State Coordinator, via email, prior to the event.

 

Missouri I

Click here for parking and directions

 

Missouri II & III

Click here for parking and directions

bring this
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Bag or Backpack to carry your belongings
  • Reusable water bottle
not that
  • Weapons (including knives, firearms, etc.)
  • Media devices (including tablets, books, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the day in accordance with our Media Policy.

 

Details
DETAILS

A Student Participant Lunch is included in tuition cost automatically in the registration process and will be served in the Truman Building Cafeteria for all three classes. To view the lunch menu and select an option, click this link:  Lunch Selection (4-day & PCW)

Parents, chaperones and siblings may purchase lunch at the Truman Cafe located in the building or at a local restaurant.

 

Questions

If you have any questions about the lunches provided or to discuss allergy needs, contact your State Coordinating Team at [email protected].

 

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

One Day Class

March 7, 2025 April 4, 2025 April 18, 2025

The One Day Class is an action-packed day full of exciting experiences that introduce students to their state government using a dynamic, hands-on approach. Students are led by an energetic Staff Team as they explore their local government, pray for their leaders, discuss their mock legislation, and so much more! For students ages 8 – 12.

 

For more information about the One Day Class, click here!

 

Where

House Chambers, 3rd floor of the Missouri State Capitol

 

When

Arrive on Friday by 9:45 a.m.

 

Details

Arrive in Professional Attire, according to our Dress Code, and check in at the TeenPact Welcome Table. Any further details will be communicated by your State Coordinator, via email, prior to the event.

 

parking

 

bring this
  • Your completed Homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Bag or Backpack to carry your belongings
  • Reusable water bottle
not that
  • Weapons (including knives, firearms, etc.)
  • Media devices (including tablets, books, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the day in accordance with our Media Policy.

 

Details

Lunch is included in the registration process as a selectable $7 add-on option at the time of registration.

  • A Chick-Fil-A sandwich, chips, fruit, cookie and water bottle will be served. Please indicate the number of lunches you desire and indicate any food allergies or dietary restrictions as you complete your student’s registration. 
  • Can additional lunches be purchased for siblings/parents? Yes

To purchase additional lunches for your student or for family members, simply indicate the number of lunches desired as you complete your student’s registration. If ordering after student registration is complete, refer to the confirmation email sent to you after registering your student and click “view your registration link”. You will need the confirmation number provided upon registration. 

 

Questions

If you have any questions about the lunches provided or to discuss allergy needs, contact your State Coordinating Team at [email protected].

 

Parent/Chaperone Requirement

One Day Students are required to have a parent or chaperone with them at all times. Please plan on staying with your student for the duration of the class. 

 

families and groups

If you plan to bring more than one Student to the class, please let the Staff Team know which Students you are with as you check in at the Welcome Table so they can keep your Students grouped together during the day.