9th Grade Themes/Experiences

  • 21st Century Skills

          -Financial, Economic, Business and Entrepreneurial Literacy

          -Civic Literacy

          -Environmental Literacy

          -Health Literacy


          -Leadership and Responsibility

          -Social and Cross-Cultural Skills

          -Flexibility and Adaptability

  • Adventure Education/Leadership
  • Cultural Exchange
  • Community Engagement

Core Trips/Experiences (tentative):

  • Fall Day Hike
  • Telstar Freshman Academy Local Food and Learning Event
  • Winter Volunteer Experience
  • Telstar Freshman Academy Washington DC Trip
  • Spring First Aid Training
  • June Wilderness Trip 5-days
  • Summer Beach Day
  • 6-7 cohort program planning meetings November-June
  • 2 Family meetings

Optional Experiences (tentative):

  • Wobble Gobble Thanksgiving Day Race
  • Norway Food Festival
  • Various Other Community Events as they arise