The Xinos is a guidance group for young ladies in grades 9 through 12. We seek to provide these girls with positive role models and mentors that will encourage them towards high academic, moral and social values. We expose the young ladies to culturally enriching experiences through participation in activities that foster high standards..


The Kudos is a guidance group for young men in grades 9 through 12. It is our goal to help guide the development of these young men into becoming responsible men of high moral, academic and social characteristics. We seek to provide these high school students with cultural experiences, mentors and positive role models who can lend structure and support in their transitions to manhood.

Why do we focus on high school students?

Our programs are designed to prepare high school students for their next phase of life (college. Trade school, arm services, work etc.)

What will Youth do in the community?

Volunteer, partner with other groups, performances, food drives

Are you interested in being a member of the Xinos or Kudos? Please complete an interest form and an advisor will contact you.

Our Youth Advisors are Ms. Ivey Avery (Senior Advisor), Mrs. Ottamease Bethea (Kudos), & Ms. Jocelyn Steele (Xinos).