What is Spirit of America?
Tailored to Middle School Students: The Spirit of America is an innovative year round opportunity and educational experience for middle school aged students, 11-15 years of age, that combines a summer-camp atmosphere with classroom discipline. The curriculum includes National Education and Physical Education Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and includes STEM Components.
Hands-on Water Time: A minimum of five hours is spent in each of the disciplines; sail, paddle and power. Further, participants participate in hands on education and gain exposure to professional opportunities during the educational activities on board a USCG or local and state law enforcement agency large vessel.