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Fifth Grade Camp Information

Dates: November 13-15

Departure – Wednesday, November 13
  • Please make sure your child has a sack lunch for Wednesday.

  • When arriving at Pierce, place belongings near front of school or inside front door if raining.

  • Children need to report to homerooms.

  • Departure from Pierce will be approximately 9:15 am.

  • ALL MEDICINE THAT NEEDS TO GO TO CAMP WITH YOUR CHILD MUST BE TURNED INTO THE OFFICE THE MORNING OF OUR DEPARTURE. Please have it in the original container and marked with your child’s name. The nurse will keep the medication and administer it as necessary. This includes any types of medicine: prescription, ibuprofen, cough syrup, cough drops, etc.

Returning to Pierce – Friday, November 15
  • Time: Between 1:30-2:00 pm

  • Plan to pick up your child and his/her belongings at this time. Please make arrangements for your child if you are unable to pick him/her up.

  • There are no classes for 5th graders upon returning.

Howell Conference & Nature Center
401 Triangle Lake Rd.
Howell, MI 48843

What To Bring To Camp

Bring a Packed Lunch for Wednesday Nov 13

For All Seasons:

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Towels (at least 2)
  • Washcloth
  • Soap/Shampoo
  • Toothbrush and Toothpaste
  • Comb, Brush, etc.
  • Deodorant
  • Pajamas
  • Underwear
  • Socks (at least 6 pair)
  • Pants -Long & Short (extra in case they get wet), no short shorts
  • Shirts (no tank tops)
  • Water Bottle
  • Backpack
  • Twin fitted sheet- optional

For Spring and Fall:

  • Boots or Sturdy Shoes that can get wet (no sandals)
  • Hooded Rain Gear – VERY IMPORTANT
  • Warm Jacket

What NOT to bring to Camp

  • Radios, CD players, headphones
  • Knives
  • Gum, Candy, Food
  • Electronic Games
  • Jewelry
  • Valuables
  • Cell Phones, DVD Players

Optional To Bring
  • Flashlight
  • Camera- disposable
  • Book
  • Sunglasses

Fifth Grade Camp Information

Please find the attached documents regarding Fifth Grade Camp. Please return the following by Friday, October 25th 2013.

  • Agreement to Participate for minors
  • Permission to Administer Medication (if needed)
  • Nov 15 Pick-Up Information Form
  • Payment for Camp – $165(check payable to Pierce School) – or contact school office for Scholarship Assistance