Junior/Teen Police Academy

Junior Academy Class Photo

Schertz Junior Academy

Each year the Schertz Police Department hosts a Junior & Teen Academy to give young children a behind the scenes look at how the Police Department operates. Participants will have an opportunity to gain an understanding of police operations through specialized presentations and hands-on activities.

The academy will be held at the Schertz Police Department.


  • Commitment to attend all sessions (Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to Noon).
  • Be 11 - 17 years of age.
  • Be a resident of or zoned to a public or private school within the city of Schertz. 
  • Turn in a completed application with a parental release and a medical release. 

Classes are limited to 20 students per session.  

2024 Camp Dates (TBD)

  • Jr. Police Academy (11-13 years of age): June
  • Teen Police Academy (14-17 years of age): July

Applications (PDF) can be picked from the lobby of the Police Department during normal business hours or downloaded.

Come join us this summer for activities, fun, and friends! We will be looking forward to having you as our next Junior Officer!

Additional Information

For more information, please contact Officer Anna Kraft by email or 210-619-1264