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7th Grade Teen Trekkers Embark on Six-Year Journey

7th Grade Teen Trekkers Embark on Six-Year Journey

Teen Trekkers from Team Atlas at Acadia National Park in 2016. We have accepted 40 new 7th grade students into our Teen Trekkers program. Our unique model follows students over a six-year period that starts when students are in the 7th grade and ends at high school graduation. Through an extensive network… Read More

12th Grade Trekkers Complete Leadership Training

12th Grade Trekkers Complete Leadership Training

In January 2017, the Trekkers Senior Leadership team spent a jam-packed weekend at Kieve working on goal setting and learning the art of facilitation. Team Puma and Panther leaders were supported by several Trekkers staff and alumni volunteers. The weekend was facilitated by a few Trekkers staff; Mere… Read More

We started the day off right at the Oceanside Middle School gym with lots of fun games. This epic game of knee tag had all four teams competing to be the last one standing

Local 7th Grade Students Participate in “Trekkers Day” Program

We started the day off right at the Oceanside Middle School gym with lots of fun games. This epic game of knee tag had all four teams competing to be the last one standing Thirty one 7th grade students participated in Trekkers Day on January 7, 2017.  Trekkers Day is an opportunity for 7th graders to preview t… Read More

BTLT session at the St. George School.

“Big Trek/Little Trek” Finishes Up for 2016

BTLT session at the St. George School. The 2016 session of “Big Trek/Little Trek” has officially come to a close! A total of 30 students participated in this year’s program; 15 of the students were 9th-12th graders from Oceanside High School, “Bigs” as we call them. Several of these students ha… Read More