ADVANCED LEADERSHIP WORKSHOPS

REGISTER: Lakeview Retreat: Jan. 19 - 21, 2018 
REGISTER: Mo-Ranch Retreat: Feb. 9 - 11, 2018

Registration Opens November 1, 2017

Join TASC for a weekend that will both motivate and rejuvenate you and your students at either Lakeview or Mo Ranch. There will be advisor training and time for advisors to network with good friends.

TASC conducts two separate two separate weekend retreats designed to allow experienced student leaders interaction with one another for motivation and advanced training as they meet with top leadership trainers, experience personal growth as leaders, and rejuvenate for the spring semester. These workshops are limited in size, and it is recommended but not required that all delegates have attended a TASC Summer Leadership Workshop previously. * (See specific information below.) The curriculum varies from year to year, depending on the consultant and the group. These workshops are open to grades 9-12.

Students interested in serving as JC's must submit an application by December 1. JC Applications are available under Awards / Student Recognition and on the Student Tab.

General Registration Information for both workshops:

*Schools must be active members of TASC in order to attend.
*All attendees should be active, involved student council members.  
*It is not required that students have attended a TASC Summer Leadership Workshop to attend Lakeview. 
*Up to four (4) students who have not attended a TASC Summer Leadership Workshop may be part of your delegation to Mo Ranch. 
*Following the deadline for registration, if space allows, schools may be allowed to add more than the maximum stated number of students at either workshop. Contact Terry for more information immediately after registration closes.  
*All delegations must be accompanied by an adult advisor with a ratio of at least one advisor per maximum number of attendees allowed at the workshop.  
*Names and gender of students must be provided in order to process registration.

*Cancellation Policy for both workshops:  TASC Board policy for Advanced Leadership Workshops is as follows:  Once registration has been processed by TASC, there will be no refunds given.  Timely substitutions are allowed.  Gender changes must be made at least 48 hours in advance.  Contact the Workshop Director for delegate changes.  Schools will be billed for all registered including no-shows.

*Information specific to each location is included below.

Forms for Both Locations:

1.) Medical Release & Student Permission Forms » Please print these forms and return to the workshop director at on-site check-in. (Please do not send any completed forms to the TASC office)

2.) Advisors Agreement Form » Please print these forms and return to the workshop director at on-site check-in. (Please do not send any completed forms to the TASC office)

See below for registration costs and information specific to each location.

Tentative Schedule for both workshops

 

TASC Dress Code Approved November, 2015:

· Jeans/pants and t-shirts are highly encouraged as the primary dress.
· Shorts are NOT permitted at TASC conferences or workshops held during the school year.
· Shorts are permitted at summer programs, but must be no shorter than three inches above the TOP of the kneecap.
· Skirts/dresses are permitted at all events but must be no shorter than three inches above the TOP of the kneecap.
· All tops and dresses must have sleeves at all TASC events.
· Caps or hats are not to be worn when inside a building.
· This dress code may be modified for performers at TASC events. Costumes must be approved by a conference committee.
·This dress code may be modified for specific events; attendees will be notified by the assigned TASC designee.
·TASC/TASC Districts retain the right to enforce a specified dress code for events outside the TASC state calendar.
           Both workshops generally allow free time Saturday afternoon.  Shorts that meet dress code are allowed for free time.  In addition, some students choose to go down the slide into the Guadalupe River at Mo Ranch.  Those students will need swim suits and are required to have advisor permission to use the slide.


LAKEVIEW | Palestine, Texas

The Lakeview Conference Center, a facility owned by the Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church is located in the heart of the timber region of East Texas, nine miles south of Palestine. Any student who is active in his/her student council may attend. Prior attendance at a summer leadership workshop is NOT required for registration at Lakeview. 

  • Registration Deadline: January 8, 2016.  School delegation size is 11.  
  • See information regarding make up of delegation, cancellation, changing or adding delegates in general workshop information.
  • Workshop Fee:  Dormitory Housing: $175 per person - All students and adult dormitory housing,  Semi-Private Rooms: (limited) $215 per person - Adults only. Please register early to reserve. Two per room with private bath.
  • If you wish a private room, contact Kristi West for the additional charge.
  • Meals are provided only with a full registration.  Three meals are served Saturday, and breakfast is served Sunday.  Dinner Friday is NOT included.

Check out the Lakeview facilities and location! »

Lakeview Workshop Specifics:

  • The dormitory facilities consist of six to twelve beds per room, with each room having its own bathroom and shower.
  • Each person staying in dormitory facilities will need to bring sheets, pillow, blankets, towels and toiletries. 
  • Semi-private (two per room, private bath) is available for adults on a VERY limited basis. The fee for this type of housing is $215 and will be assigned first-come, first served. Linens are provided in these facilities.
  • Most advisors will be housed in regular dormitory facilities.
  • Enrollment will be limited to 250 students and advisors at Lakeview. Spaces will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

MO-RANCH | Hunt, Texas

Mo-Ranch, a conference center owned by the Presbyterian Church, is located in the Texas hill country, 23 miles west of Kerrville (near Hunt) on the Guadalupe River. Most students should have attended a TASC Summer Leadership Workshop previously in order to register for Mo-Ranch. Up to four students who are active in their council and have not attended a TASC Summer Leadership Workshop may attend.  

  • Registration deadline:  January 23, 2017.
  • Student delegation size:  9 students
  • Registration Fee: $215 per person (students and adults).
  • See information regarding make up of delegation, cancellation, changing or adding delegates in general workshop information.
  • If you want a private room, contact Kristi West to inquire about the cost. Meals are provided only with a full registration.

Check out the Mo-Ranch facilities and location! »

Mo-Ranch Workshop Specifics:

  • There is not a cost difference for the different housing facilities. Depending on the facility assigned, housing will be as follows: 2 double beds per room and private bath facilities or 2, 3 or 4 beds per room and, depending on the facility, 2-4 rooms may share a bath.
  • It will be necessary for students to sleep 2 per double bed.
  • Linens will be provided in all housing facilities.
  • Meals are included only with full registration.  Four meals are included in this fee: Saturday morning through Sunday morning.  Dinner Friday is not included.
  • Enrollment will be limited to 275 students and advisors at Mo-Ranch.
  • Please note that this workshop fills up quickly and spaces will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.