• Mount Si High School students have the opportunity to volunteer as a 5th grade Camp Counselor for our elementary schools.  Students who are interested in working with kids in a camp setting should:

    • Be responsible and dependable
    • Possess excellent leadership skills
    • Have a positive attitude and the ability to accurately follow instructions
    • Serve as a good role models for 5th grade students


    Camp Information & Application Deadlines

    Opstad Elementary School
    Location: Camp Seymour
    Dates: Oct 2-4
    Application Deadline: Sept 16, 2019

    Cascade View Elementary School
    Location: Camp Seymour
    Dates: Mar 25-27
    Application Deadline:  Feb 12, 2020


    Application Process

    STEP 1:

    Complete the Application Form:

    Opstad Application Form

    Cascade View Application Form

    STEP 2:

    Ask six teachers from previous school years to complete the confidential

    Student Evaluation Form for TEACHERS.

    STEP 3: Ask two adults, other than parents/guardians or teachers to complete the online Recommendation Form. Seek out adults who know you well and can describe your qualifcations for being a camp counselor.
    STEP 4: Thank the people who completed your recommendations and evaluations.


    Helpful Hints

    • Provide details about any of your experiences that are directly related to working with kids.  Have you taught lessons, been a lifeguard, volunteered or worked as a babysitter?
    • Describe situations in which your leadership skills were utilized.
    • Consider any experiences you have had that could prove useful in an outdoor educational setting and describe them.
    • Include any information about First Aid, CPR, water safety, babysitting or any other training you have acquired.
    • This application is a reflection of you.  Respond comprehensively to each question and proofread your application before turning it in.