Sierra Elementary School

The Alliance Redwoods Outdoor Education Program comprises a variety of environmental science classes, challenge course activities, team building initiative class, night hikes, and camp fire/skit nights.  The curriculum meets the CA State Standards for Outdoor Education.  All of the Naturalists who teach the curriculum are college graduates with extensive outdoor science and environmental education experiences.
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Key Dates

  • October 23 – 27, 2017 – Trip Dates (Monday – Friday)
  • Informational Meeting for Parents/Students – Friday, October 6 1:30-2:20 PM Sierra multipurpose room
  • October 6th– Last day for paperwork
  • October 16th – Last day for all payments

Other Information

  • Trip cost – $375 per student. Must be paid in full prior to departure. Last day for all types of payment is October 16th.  You can also pay for Science Camp with PayPal or credit. See below.
  • Science Camp Packet 2017– required for all participants. Must be signed by a physician if ANY medications are to be administered, including over-the-counter (OTC) medications , such as pain relievers or antihistamines. This packet will be distributed at Back to School Night. Packet includes:
    • RUSD Field Trip Medical Authorization Form- parent & physician signatures if you are giving consent to administer OTC medication
    • Alliance Redwood Outdoor Education Medical Form & Waiver- parent signatures needed
    • Medical Procedures and Check in Form
    • Alliance Redwood Outdoor Education Student Order Form- only if interested in purchasing souvenirs
    • Camp Shirt and Group Photo Order Form
    • Travel Emergency Care- required of all students with parent signature
  • Parent Information – This will provide some basic information about the Alliance Redwood program to assist you in preparing for the Outdoor School experience.
  • Alliance Redwood Sample Schedule– This is an overview of the schedule of a typical day at the Outdoor School.
  • Camper Packing List– List of things to bring on the trip.
  • Link to Alliance Redwood Presentation
  • Video about Alliance Redwoods

About Alliance Redwoods

Alliance Redwoods is located on 117 acres of living ecosystem containing mountains, valleys, redwoods, and streams in Sonoma County, 60 miles from the Gold Gate Bridge.  Since 1982, Alliance Redwoods has served over 100,000 elementary students.  Alliance Redwoods is located  at 6250 Bohemian Hwy in Occidental.


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