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Mississippi


Jackson, Mississippi

MississippiRegister

Class Director Cal Callen
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 19-22, 2018
    Monday: 12:45p.m. - 5:00p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45a.m. - 3:00p.m.
    $260 first time students; $220 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop February 23, 2018
    Friday: 9:45a.m. - 4:00p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with four day class
  • Student Housing February 19-23, 2018 Twin Lakes Camp and Conference Center
    $160 for three nights; $200 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class February 23, 2018
    Friday: 9:45a.m. - 4:00p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings

MississippiRegister

Class Director TBD
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 18-21, 2019
    Monday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $260 first time students; $220 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 February 18-22, 2019 Twin Lakes Camp and Conference Center
    $160 for three nights; $200 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
Contact Information

Cal and Janet Callen, State Coordinators - 601-580-4036 - mississippi@teenpact.com

Four Day Class

February 19-22, 2018 February 18-21, 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 12:30 p.m. on Monday at the Mississippi State Capitol Rotunda. A TeenPact staff member will meet and direct you to the classroom in the Woolfolk Building, across from the Capitol. Please eat lunch prior to class.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:

The Home Appliance Store of Hernando

 

Memphis Barbeque Co.

parking

Free parking has been generously provided by First Baptist Church of Jackson at the southeast corner of N. President Street and High Street.

 

directions

To the Camp

All students and chaperones staying at Twin Lakes Camp should arrive at the camp between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.on Monday morning. 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 by 12:30 p.m.

 

NOTE: Because no luggage is to be brought into the Capitol, all students must check in and drop luggage at Twin Lakes Camp prior to arriving at the class.

 

To the Capitol

Please click here for a map to the Mississippi State Capitol.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil

 

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 meals to all Four Day Students and Chaperones.  Please see below for pricing information, and select your meal options accordingly at time of registration.

Residential Meal Plans:
  • Monday Dinner – Thursday Lunch (Four Day Class Only): $65.00
  • Monday Dinner – Friday Lunch (Four Day Class and Political Communication Workshop): $90.00
Commuter Meal Plans:
  • Tuesday – Thursday Lunch (Four Day Class Only): $21.00
  • Tuesday – Friday Lunch (Four Day Class and Political Communication Workshop): $28.00

 

NOTE: If you will be staying as a residential student at camp, please select a meal plan during registration. Meals are not included in camp cost.

 

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 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.

 

Our Monday and Wednesday Evening Sessions will be held at Twin Lake Camp. On Tuesday, our Evening Session will be hosted by Belhaven University. We will have dinner together in the cafeteria before our session 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 23, 2018 February 22, 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.

 

Political Communication Workshop students should meet in the lobby of the Woolfolk Building at 9:45 a.m. on Friday. The TeenPact staff will meet you and direct you to the class location.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Free parking has been generously provided by First Baptist Church of Jackson at the southeast corner of N. President Street and High Street.

 

Directions

Click here for a map to the Woolfolk Building.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil

 

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 lunch to all students at the Political Communication Workshop for just $7. Please include this option at time of online registration. If you will be attending the Four Day Class as well as the Political Communication Workshop, please select meals for Monday Dinner – Friday Lunch.

 

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 19-23, 2018 February 18-22, 2019

Students attending the Four Day Class are encouraged to stay at the Twin Lakes CampThis 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.

 

camp registration

Due to a generous donation, lodging and transportation for three nights are being offered free of charge for the first 50 students who register for the camp. The fourth night can be purchased at the discounted rate of $40.  We encourage parents to come and enjoy the week as chaperones and assist with student transportation. To reserve your slot at the camp, please select this option at time of registration.

 

luggage

All students and chaperones staying at the camp should drop off and pick up luggage at Twin Lakes prior to going to the Capitol. Please arrive at the camp no later than 11:00 a.m. on Monday.

 

meals

Meals for the week are not included in the camp cost and must be selected from the meal plan options listed below. Please select one of the following when completing your registration:

 

Residential Meal Plans:
  • Monday Dinner – Thursday Lunch (Four Day Class Only): $65.00
  • Monday Dinner – Friday Lunch (Four Day Class and Political Communication Workshop): $90.00
Commuter Meal Plans:
  • Tuesday – Thursday Lunch (Four Day Class Only): $21.00
  • Tuesday – Friday Lunch (Four Day Class and Political Communication Workshop): $28.00

 

NOTE: Students who are not able to stay at Twin Lakes are still invited to join us for the afternoon activities and Evening Sessions. If you would like to join us for dinner, please note this in your meal plan selection.

 

Click here for a map to Twin Lakes Camp and Conference Center.

 

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
  • 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 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.

 

Our Monday and Wednesday Evening Sessions will be held at the camp. On Tuesday, our Evening Session will be hosted by Belhaven University. We will have dinner together in the cafeteria before our session begins.

 

 

We encourage parents to come and enjoy the week as chaperones and assist with student transportation at a discounted rate of $120 for three nights or $155 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 23, 2018 February 22, 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.

 

One Day Class students should meet in the lobby of the Woolfolk Building at 9:45 a.m. on Friday. The TeenPact staff will meet you and direct you to the class location.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Free parking has been generously provided by First Baptist Church of Jackson at the southeast corner of N. President Street and High Street.

 

directions

Click here for a map to the Woolfolk Building.

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil

 

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 lunch to all students and families at the One Day Class for just $7 per person. Please include this option at time of online registration.

 

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