Twelfth Grade

Opening days at Community School don’t look like any other. Groups of sixth to twelfth graders pack backpacks and gather tents and gear in preparation for the annual tradition that is Fall Campout ...more

Both the eleventh and twelfth grades undertake a three-day yurt trip in the winter. Venturing into either the Smoky Mountains or Sawtooth Mountains, students choose to travel with alpine touring gear, telemark gear, or a snowboard with snowshoes ...more

The 11-day Senior Quest is the capstone experience, not only of the Outdoor Program, but also of a student's Community School career. The Quest gives seniors the opportunity to reintegrate with their class after Senior Projects and share an extended wilderness experience together ...more

Upper School students are true partners in the Outdoor Program. The oldest Cutthroats are expected to be active, enthusiastic participants in their four trips each year, including Fall Campout. ...more