grade 9 Leadership camp 2019
On Tuesday October 8th to Wednesday October 9th Colonel By will be hosting our annual Fall Leadership camp Paws 2 Lead at Camp Smitty in Eganville, Ont. The camp is for Grade 9 students and will focus on Leadership, Team Building, and Inclusion. The Camp will host 150 Grade 9 campers, 25 Grade 11 and 12 student leaders, 10 staff members, and a number of guest speakers.
Day 1 of the camp will include small group leadership activities, workshops, and an evening campfire and dance. Day 2 will include large group events as well as a variety of leadership activities/sessions.
Participating students are to be at Colonel By at 8:15 AM on the 8th and will return to school at 7:30PM on the 9th. Lunch and dinner will be provided on Day 1 as well as breakfast, lunch and dinner on Day 2.
Students will be held to the standards of behaviour/Code of Conduct stated in the Colonel By Student Planner. Leadership Camps take place in a smoke, drug, alcohol and weapon free environment. Any infraction is dealt with following OCDSB Safe School Policy.
Students who are unable to meet these standards while on the trip will experience sanctions, which may include return to Ottawa (pick up by parents) and other school-based consequences.
Students are responsible for making arrangements with their regular classroom teachers at Colonel By to ensure any missed work is completed. All deadlines for payments and form submissions are firm.
Students wishing to participate but who are facing financial difficulties should speak privately to Mr. Baird to inquire about school support.
If you have any questions or require any additional information please do not hesitate to contact Mr. Baird.
We look forward to another wonderful camp and tremendous experience for all.
Application Form (Campers and Leaders) Due to the Tech office by Friday September 27th.
Leader Application (Grade 11 and 12's) - Due to the Tech office by Friday September 27th.
Permission Forms (Campers and Leaders) - Due to the Tech office by Friday September 27th.
Payment of $150 can be made through SchoolCashOnline and must be received no later than September 27th.