Operation Creation

Operation Creation Youth Corps is an innovative program designed to inspire leadership, entrepreneurship, and community pride in rising 9th graders. It provides students with the skills needed to succeed in high school, college, and the workplace.


Designed for students from St. Johnsbury and surrounding areas, this two-week summer program includes:


  • Tours of local businesses
  • Community service projects
  • Creating products to market and sell
  • Skill development:
    • Leadership 
    • Business management
    • Employability basics 
    • Financial literacy
    • Communication
    • Fitness and nutrition


Operation Creation is staffed by dedicated members of the St. Johnsbury Academy faculty and staff and is majorly underwritten by grants and support from community businesses. The program includes two weeks of activity, breakfast, lunch, uniform, and uniform maintenance.


Hours are 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.


All students participating in the program will receive a $150.00 weekly completion fee, banking $100/week in a Youth Savings Account.


All applications are due to Abigail Murphy by April 1st. 


For more information contact Abigail Murphy at amurphy@stjacademy.org.

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