12th Grade Themes/Experiences

  • Job Placement/Life Planning/Transition Support- “What’s Next?”
  • Adventure Education and Leadership
  • Community Engagement
  • Cultural Exchange

Core Trips/Experiences (tentative):

  • Baxter State Park expedition 3 day
  • Winter “Rites of Passage” trip to reflect on the past and look ahead to the future 3-day
  • Spring day trip (Baseball Game, Car Race, Ferry trip to an Island, Festival, Schooner Sail, Mt. Washington Train, Outdoor Discovery School LLBean-paddleboard/kayak, Maine Botanical Gardens)
  • NorthStar Graduation-June
  • 6-7 Cohort meeting between September-February

Optional Experiences (tentative):

  • Leadership training to mentor younger NorthStar cohorts. Students are eligible for attending core expeditions for the group they mentor.
  • Individual college/trade school admission or life planning support
  • Day trips based on student’s interest.  Examples: Sea Dog game, ferry trip to an island, Maine Botanical Gardens…