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Louisiana


Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Louisiana I
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Class Director TBD
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class April 1-4, 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 April 5, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing April 1-5, 2019 Camp Istrouma
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class April 5, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings

Louisiana II
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Class Director TBD
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class April 22-25, 2019
    Monday: 11:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop April 26, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing April 22-26, 2019 Camp Istrouma
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class April 26, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings
Contact Information

Jessie Leger, State Coordinator - 985-231-9099 - louisiana@teenpact.com

Four Day Class

April 1-4, 2019 April 22-25, 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.

 

Please arrive by 11:45 a.m. on Monday at the Louisiana State Library. A TeenPact staff member will meet you and direct you to the classroom. Please eat lunch prior to class. 

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Metered parking is available along the street in front of and beside the Library.  Please check back for more parking information.

 

directions

To the Camp

All students and chaperones staying at Camp Istrouma should go to the camp first on Monday morning between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 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 Louisiana State Library by 11:45 a.m.

 

Click here for a map to Camp Istrouma.

 

To the Class

Click here for a map to the Louisiana State Library.

 

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

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Commuter Students – A sack lunch if you do not wish to purchase lunch online during registration

 

not that

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

 

We are pleased to offer catered lunches to all students and chaperones at the Four Day Class. If you are staying at the Residential Camp, lunch is included in your camp cost. If you are commuting to the class each day and wish to purchase lunch, you can do so at time of registration. If you are commuting to the class and do not wish to purchase lunch, you are welcome to bring a sack lunch from home.

 

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 Istrouma 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.

We will have our Evening Sessions from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Monday-Wednesday with additional activities on Thursday. Parents and students not staying at the camp during the week are more than welcome to join us. Please contact the Louisiana State Coordinator, Jessie Leger, for more information on activities and fees.

 

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

April 5, 2019 April 26, 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.

 

Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. on Friday at the Louisiana State Library.  A TeenPact staff member will meet you and direct you to the classroom.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Metered parking is available along the street in front of and beside the Library.  Please check back for more parking information.

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Louisiana State Library.

 

bring this

  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch or pre-order a lunch through the registration system

 

not that

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

 

We are pleased to offer catered lunch for the Political Communication Workshop during the online registration process for $7 per person. If you are staying at the Residential Camp on Thursday night, lunch will be included in your camp fees. If you are commuting to the Workshop and do not wish to purchase lunch, you are welcome to bring a sack 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

April 1-5, 2019 April 22-26, 2019

Students attending the Four Day Class are encouraged to stay at Camp Istrouma Greenwell Springs, LA. 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.

 

Lodging, transportation, and meals 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 at time of registration. Parents and students not staying at Camp Istrouma may join us for our evening activities. Please contact the Louisiana State Coordinator, Jessie Leger, for more information on activities and fees.

 

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. Check into Camp Istrouma between 9:00 and 10:00 a.m., get lunch on your way into the capitol, and meet at the State Library by 11:45 a.m.

Click here for a map to Camp Istrouma.

 

bring this

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

 

On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, TeenPact offers Evening Sessions at the camp 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.

 

We will have our Evening Sessions from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday with additional activities on Thursday. Parents and students not staying at the camp during the week are more than welcome to join us. Please contact the Louisiana State Coordinator, Jessie Leger, for more information on activities and fees.

 

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

April 5, 2019 April 26, 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.

 

Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. on Friday at the Capital Park Welcome Center.  A TeenPact staff member will meet you and direct you to the classroom.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Metered parking is available along the street in front of and beside the Library.  Please check back for more parking information.

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Capital Park Welcome Center.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch or pre-order a lunch through the registration system

 

not that

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

 

We are pleased to offer catered lunch for our One Day Students and families for just $7 per person. Please include this option online at time of registration. If you do not wish to purchase lunch, plan to bring a sack lunch from home.

 

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