A total of 41 Grade 9 and 10 students from Summerland Secondary School were at Green Bay Camp in Westbank for the annual Rotary leadership retreat.

Students participate in leadership retreat

Grade 9 and 10 students from Summerland Secondary School took part in a recent youth leadership retreat in Westbank.

  • Oct. 10, 2012 8:00 p.m.

Grade 9 and 10 students from Summerland Secondary School took part in a recent youth leadership retreat in Westbank.

The retreat, sponsored by the Summerland Rotary Club, Penny Lane Bargain Outlet and Summerland Asset Development Initiative, was held at Green Bay Camp.

Kim Wise, a teacher at the high school, said the retreat featured workshops on self-awareness, team building, cooperation and anti-bullying.

Grade 11 and 12 students from the school assisted with the workshops.

Wise said the students also spent considerable time developing ideas for school spirit activities.

This is the ninth year the retreat has been held.


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