Note: If you are a student with Veritas and would like to register to attend the TeenPact Georgia III Class, please process your student's registration on our waitlist, then call our office to finalize the details. You can reach our Registration Manager, Aryn Young with any questions at 804-323-7052.
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Georgia


Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia I
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Class Director Tommy Carrington
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 4-7, 2019
    Monday: 11:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop February 8, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing Camp Fortson
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class February 8, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings

Georgia II
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Class Director Steve Crum
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 18-21, 2019
    Monday: 11:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop February 22, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing Camp Fortson
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class February 22, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings

Georgia III
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Class Director Paul Martin
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 25-28, 2019
    Monday: 11:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop March 1, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing
    Please see below for housing information
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class March 1, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings
Contact Information

Cindy Cocks, State Coordinator - georgia@teenpact.com

Four Day Class

February 4-7, 2019 February 18-21, 2019 February 25-28, 2019

The Four Day Class is a dynamic, hands-on leadership experience where students learn about state government from a Christian worldview. Students gather at their local State Capitol to run for student office, participate in a mock legislature, and learn about how they can be effective leaders in their community back home. For students ages 13-19.

 

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Please meet the TeenPact staff in the Georgia State Capitol rotunda by 11:30 a.m. From there, you will be directed to the classroom. All students should eat lunch prior to class.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

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parking

For directions to parking at the Capitol, click here.

 

directions
To the Camp

All students and chaperones staying at Camp Fortson should go to the camp first on Monday morning by 9:45 a.m. This will allow you the time needed to check into the camp, load your luggage into your cabin, stop for lunch on the way to the Capitol, and arrive at the Capitol Rotunda by 11:30 a.m.

 

To the Capitol

Click here for a map to the Georgia State Capitol.

 

NOTE: No luggage is to be brought into the Capitol. All residential students and chaperones must check in at the camp and drop off all luggage prior to arriving at the Capitol.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch or $5 – $8 to purchase lunch

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week.

 

Students should plan to bring $5-$8 per day to purchase lunch from the Capitol Cafeteria. If you are commuting from home and do not wish to purchase lunch from the cafeteria, you are welcome to bring your own lunch from home.

 

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evening sessions

Evening Sessions are an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis in class with a spiritual focus on students’ relationships with God and one another.

 

On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, TeenPact offers Evening Sessions at Camp Fortson that give students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director.

 

Pizza dinner

Please join us for a Pizza Dinner as we celebrate a fun week of learning and new friendships! Following graduation on Thursday, we will gather at Camp Fortson from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and would love to have your family join us for the festivities. This is a wonderful opportunity for TeenPact families to get to know each other. More details will be in the pre-class email you’ll receive approximately three weeks before class begins.

 

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

Please join us for graduation on Thursday beginning at 1:00 p.m. During graduation, students participate in a short mock legislative session, hear speeches from the elected officials, hear a charge from the Program Director, receive graduation certificates, and much more!

 

Political Communication Workshop

February 8, 2019 February 22, 2019 March 1, 2019

The Political Communication Workshop trains students to analyze and interpret public presentations through a variety of activities and discussions. Students are challenged to develop critical thinking skills as they participate in policy debates, practice political negotiations, and discuss current events. For students ages 13-19.

 

The TeenPact staff will meet students in the Georgia State Capitol rotunda from where they will then direct students to the classroom. Please plan to arrive by 9:45 a.m.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

For directions to parking at the Capitol, click here.

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Georgia State Capitol.

 

bring this

  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch or $5 – $8 to purchase lunch

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week.

 

Students should plan to bring $5-$8 per day to purchase lunch from the Capitol Cafeteria. If you are commuting from home and do not wish to purchase lunch from the cafeteria, you are welcome to bring your own lunch from home.

 

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

Camp

February 4-8, 2019 February 18-22, 2019 February 25-March 1, 2019

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Students attending the Four Day Class are encouraged to stay at Camp Fortson located in Hampton, Georgia. This is an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis at the Capitol with a spiritual focus on relationships with God and one another. Staying at the camp gives students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director.

 

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Lodging, transportation, breakfasts, and dinners are included in the price of the residential camp fee of $185 for three nights or $230 for four nights. To reserve your slot at the camp, please include this option online at time of registration. Students who are not able to stay at Camp Fortson may join us for dinner and evening events. All students and chaperones staying at the camp should drop off and pick up luggage at the camp prior to arriving at the Capitol on Monday.

 

Thursday Departure Details

Parents should return to Camp Fortson after the graduation ceremony on Thursday afternoon to pick up students’ luggage. All Four Day students should depart camp no later than 8:00 p.m. A pizza party will be held from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All family members are invited!

 

Friday Departure Details

Parents should pick up their students’ luggage at the camp dining hall between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Friday before proceeding to the capitol. Please meet your student at the capitol when the Political Communications Workshop concludes at 4:00 p.m.

 

NOTE: TeenPact is not responsible for personal articles left at camp, and such articles will be donated.

 

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Click here for a map to Camp Fortson.

 

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  • Pillow
  • Towel
  • Sheets, blanket or sleeping bag
  • Toiletries
  • Capitol clothes (see dress code)
  • Comfortable camp clothes
  • Board and/or card games to share
  • Snack to share

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week.

 

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On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, TeenPact offers Evening Sessions at Camp Fortson that give students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director. Evening Sessions are an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis in class with a spiritual focus on students’ relationships with God and one another.

 

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We encourage parents to come and enjoy the week as chaperones and assist with student transportation at a discounted rate of $140 for three nights or $180 for four nights. This is a wonderful opportunity for adults to experience TeenPact as well. Often parents find they enjoy their week at TeenPact as much as their students! To reserve your place at the camp, please register online.

 

One Day Class

February 8, 2019 February 22, 2019 March 1, 2019

The One Day Class is an action-packed day full of exciting experiences that introduce students to their state government using a dynamic, hands-on approach. Students are led by an energetic staff team as they explore their Capitol, pray for their leaders, discuss their mock legislation, and so much more! For students ages 8-12.

 

The TeenPact staff will meet students in the Georgia State Capitol rotunda from where they will then direct students to the classroom. Please plan to arrive by 9:45 a.m.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

For directions to parking at the Capitol, click here.

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Georgia State Capitol.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch or $5 – $8 to purchase lunch

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the day.

 

Students and families should plan to bring $5-$8 per person to purchase lunch from the Capitol Cafeteria. If you  do not wish to purchase lunch from the cafeteria, you are welcome to bring your own lunch from home.

 

Parents are required to stay with their students (and students they may be chaperoning from another family) for the entire class.