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Overview

Rippleffect school orientations and leadership programs are intended to instill students with a sense of confidence and cohesiveness as a class. We customize each program based on your school’s specific outcome needs, such as team building, environmental education, anti-bullying work, or outdoor leadership. We can serve class sizes of up to 200 students for day programs and 100 students for overnight programs.

Visit Cow Island

  • Overnight orientations
  • Single day leadership programs

Explore the Wilderness Around You

  • Experiential day programs in local parks
  • Four seasons of expedition opportunities in the White Mountains and Casco Bay

Let Us Come to You

  • Single or half day experiential programs on school grounds
  • Leadership courses for school credit

Cow Island

Cow Island is Rippleffect’s eco-campus located just 2 miles from Portland, Maine. Team building and leadership programs on Cow can include:

  • Ropes course initiatives
  • Sea kayaking adventures
  • Zip line challenges
  • Overnight programming for up to 100 students
  • Excellent food service
  • Service learning opportunities
  • Evidence-based team building and leadership curriculum
  • Overnight orientations
  • Single day leadership programs

Wilderness

Rippleffect can facilitate wilderness programming and expeditionary learning adventures for your group throughout the year. We are able to offer these programs in the environment that best suits your student population, including local parks, the White Mountains, or the coastal islands of Maine. These programs can include:

  • Four seasons of wilderness expeditions: Sea kayaking, Winter backpacking, Climbing, and More!
  • Supplemental gear for any season
  • Experiential day programs in local parks
  • Certified and trained outdoor instructors
  • Evidence-based curriculum that weaves outdoor living skills, team building, and leadership skills

Let us Come to You

Rippleffect programs can be brought to your school and adapted to most any space. Customized specifically to your desired results, programs can include:

  • Collaborative problem solving challenges
  • Creative and unique team building initiatives
  • Group sizes up to 200 students
  • Fun, energetic and active games that encourage participation from every student
  • Single or half day experiential programs on school grounds
  • Leadership courses for school credit

Recent Clients

Baxter Academy

Casco Bay High School

Falmouth Schools

Greely Middle School

Lincoln Middle School

Mahoney Middle School

Memorial Middle School

North Yarmouth Academy

Scarborough Middle School

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