Shady Creek Environmental Camp
Shady Creek Outdoor School is a residential environmental science camp designed for 5th and 6th grade students. Check out their website for more details. http://www.shadycreek.org/?page_id=14
This trip is being organizing, staffed and brought to you by Thrive, Homeschool Program but is open to ALL homeschoolers in 5th or 6th grade.
COST: $290 per student, this covers Shady Creek fees for food, lodging and educational program all week as well as staffing, administration and insurance costs covered by Thrive.
Dates: January 29 to February 2, 2018
PAYMENT: May use funds from any local homeschool charter or private funds payable to Thrive Homeschool Program.
REGISTRATION: We are full, and will offer this program again during the 2019-2020 school year
LAST DAY TO REGISTER: November 30th, 2017 - be sure to sign up soon to reserve a spot for your student
FOOD: Food is provided starting with Monday lunch through Friday breakfast. They can accommodate most food requests including vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, etc.
TRANSPORTATION: Families must provide their own transportation to and from the camp (or arrange car pools with each other).
CORE: These dates are the same week that CORE Butte is attending. CORE students are encouraged to register directly through CORE. Other students will know that their CORE friends will be there the same week.
SHOULD MY CHILD GO 5th or 6th GRADE?: Thrive will only be hosting this every other year so you should send your students whether they are 5th or 6th. If they are 5th now we won't be hosting again until they are 7th so they should go now.
Cabin Counselor Volunteers:
Thrive Homeschool Program is currently looking for cabin counselors for Shady Creek Outdoor School the week of January 29 to February 2. Shady Creek is a residential environmental science camp designed for 5th and 6th grade students. For more information about Shady Creek go to http://www.shadycreek.org/.
Cabin counselors spend the week with the students supervising 7 to 10 students assigned to their cabin. For more information about cabin counselors and their responsibilities go to: http://www.shadycreek.org/?page_id=335
Ideally we are looking for 2 female and 2 male junior or senior high school students but all high school and college students are encouraged to apply.
Applications due December 7
Send applications and one letter of recommendation to ThriveChico@live.com
For any questions send them to ThriveChico@live.com or call us at (530)809-4638.