Research shows that time spent in natural settings has many life-enhancing benefits for young and old. The St. George’s Great Outdoors (SG GO!) initiative is part of the school’s effort to engrain these benefits while also boosting students’ appreciation and understanding of the environment. Students will have great fun and create life-lasting memories in the process!
As a part of the St. George’s holistic education, SG GO! strives to instill an appreciation for the outdoors and connection with the environment through hands on experiences, all the while fostering a sense of leadership, teamwork, self-reliance and confidence.
St. George’s Great Outdoors ( SG GO!)is an initiative designed to develop student leadership while experiencing the outdoors in a fun and safe environment.
SG GO! encourages the school community to take healthy risks and to step out of their comfort zone, while developing environmental responsibility.
SG GO! seeks to promote self-awareness, self-reliance, confidence and independence; instill outdoor skills; promote acceptance, trust, and mutual respect among the St. George’s family, and foster life-long appreciation and enjoyment of the great outdoors that will have a meaningful impact in everyday life.