Taos Middle School Ski and Snowboard club
As of the 2014-2015 school year:
- Ten parents volunteered to assist this year.
volunteered as sponsors on ski days. The role of the parent volunteer
includes skiing with students and helping to ensure students followed
safety rules. Another role of the parent volunteer is to create positive
relationships with students by engaging in extra curricular activities
- Parents, students
and staff are all learning a new skill together. This provides the
students with adult role models outside of the classroom learning life
skills that will be useful as they grow.
- One hundred middle school students participated in the program this year.
participation in the ski and snowboard club extends into the community
by encouraging students to continue skiing outside of the school
program. They learn a skill that will follow them into adulthood. Skiing
promotes good healthy habits that stay with them throughout their lives.
to the Taos community, the ski industry provides students an
opportunity not available to many middle school students. They are able
to learn, at an affordable cost to parents, a lifelong sport that
encourages healthy living and that they can pass on to their own
Contact: Ellie Bishop <email@example.com>.
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