Why was the academy created?

It is designed to encourage engagement and help to create a collaborative and inclusive government. It is also to provide participants an inside look at city government and can provide residents the education and skills necessary to serve on the city’s boards and commissions, to discover outlets for volunteer opportunities and to encourage young residents to become more involved in their City government.

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1. What is the Irving Youth 360° Civic Academy?
2. Why was the academy created?
3. Who can participate in the program?
4. When is the academy held?
5. Is there a dress code?
6. Where are the sessions held?
7. What do I do if I need to miss a class?
8. What if I have more questions?