Twenty teams of new students from across the city will participate. Over eight weeks, teams of students from high schools across Louisville will design creative solutions to pressing issues in their communities and showcase them for a panel of local judges.




Jefferson County Public Schools is a leading urban school district that provides a high-quality education for more than 100,000 students (about 1 of every 7 students in Kentucky).  JCPS's mission is to challenge and engage each learner to grow through effective teaching and meaningful experiences within caring, supportive environments.  Their students graduate prepared, empowered, and inspired to reach their full potential and contribute as thoughtful, responsible citizens of our diverse, shared world.




  • Ballard High School

  • Butler Traditional High School

  • Central High School, Magnet & Career Academy

  • Doss High School

  • Eastern High School

  • Iroquois High School

  • JCPSeSchool

  • J.M. Atherton High School

  • Jeffersontown High School

  • Louisville Male High School

  • Marion C. Moore High School

  • Newcomer Academy

  • Pleasure Ridge Park High School

  • Seneca High School

  • Southern High School

  • The Academy at Shawne

  • The Phoenix School of Discovery

  • Valley Traditional High School

  • Waggener High School

  • Western High School Early College Academy