4-H Youth Development
What is 4-H?
4-H is the world’s largest youth organization consisting of youth in the 4th – 12th grades. It teaches service, leadership, and citizenship, as well as providing students with hands-on educational experiences inside and outside of the classroom.
School Club Meetings
Heard County Elementary School, Centralhatchee Elementary School, and Ephesus Elementary School - 4th & 5th grade club meetings are held once a month (September, October, November, January, February & March).
Middle School Meetings are once a month during club day. A curriculum correlated to the Georgia Performance Standards is used for club meetings.
All 4th & 5th graders in the county are enrolled as Cloverleaf members of Heard County 4-H. 4-Her’s will bring home monthly newsletters with information about upcoming activities.
Any 4th-5th grader that does not attend these schools but is interested in participating in 4-H activities should contact the 4-H Office.
4-H Enrollment Card: To be completed each year.
4-H Code of Conduct: To be completed each year.
4-H Medical Release: To be completed for each event
4-H Medicine: To be completed if you are taking medication while on a 4-H trip.
Heard County is in the NORTHWEST DISTRICT
Below are some of 4-H's most broadly useful resources from the Georgia 4-H website. Please contact us for more information about participating in any of these programs through this county office.