Summer Field Studies 2019 Trip
Summer Field Study is a class offered within the curriculum of Roncalli High School. The program is one part academics, one part adventure, and one part retreat. Students hike, climb, camp, cook, swim, raft, backpack, play, and pray in a uniquely challenging program that teaches students to respect themselves, to become leaders, and to work to achieve their dreams. Most importantly, students learn to read from the Book of Creation that God has given us to make known His grandeur, wisdom, and love for each of us. Over 2,900 students have participated in this unique outdoor experience.
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Destinations for 2019
San Juan National Forest Located in Southwestern Colorado, this spectacular snow-packed mountain range is home to an abundance of wildlife, majestic waterfalls, and glaciated peaks. At the heart of the area is Mount Wilson. At 14,246 feet, it stands as the highest peak in the San Miguel Range.
Mesa Verde National Park - This unique site features ancient ruins of Native American cliff-dwellers set amidst the desert towers of the Southwest. Mesa Verde also offers an array of trails and numerous activities that focus on the lives of these ancient peoples in North America.
Dates - June 10 - June 23, 2019
Cost - $1,850 – The tuition covers all transportation, food costs, backpack, sleeping pad, camping and park admission fees, rafting fees, laundry, showers, and lodging expenses. Students provide their own sleeping bag, daypack, and tent.
Payment Schedule - October 17, 2018 - Preliminary deposit of $300 due. Fully refundable until February 8, 2019.
February 8, 2019 – Confirmation deposit of $600 due.
May 10, 2019 - Final balance of $950 due.