Are you a teen interested in a career in local government? Would you like to enhance your resume with an internship? Apply now to join the DeSoto Junior Civic Academy! The DeSoto JCA is a new 11-week program designed to expose high school juniors and seniors to the inner workings of our local government. Completion of this program offers benefits such as community service hour credit, internships in the municipal government and possible job opportunities after high school graduation. Parents are encouraged to attend too.