Day 6 & 7 of Summer Springboard (Session 3):


Student Quote:

“I absolutely loved getting to shop all around the Big Apple and be with all my friends! Also being able to go to the Top of the Rock and Grand Central Station was so much fun!”


  • NYC Fun Day
    • On Saturday, the students took a trip to the Big Apple, where they got a chance to see some of the famous spots below:
      • Central Park
      • 5th Avenue Shops
      • Top of the Rock
      • Grand Central Terminal
  • Adventures Rope Course
    • The Adam Kreiger Adventure Program provides special opportunities that enable people of all ages to realize Adam’s zest for living and to discover the courage within themselves to face the challenges in life.
    • It has about 30 low and high elements; structures that may be made up of wires, ropes, cables, tires, and wood. Both indoor and outdoor activities focus on a wide range of objectives which may include establishing group trust, cohesion, and/or communication.
  • Creative Writing Guest Speaker – John Valeri
    • John Valeri is a Connecticut-based book reviewer, columnist, and author.
    • John spoke with students about writing stories that they felt connected to and would enjoy reading themselves.