Character-In-Action

Crescent’s Character-In-Action programs provide our boys with authentic opportunities to develop character outside of the classroom.
Character-In-Action
Outreach
Outreach Trips

Ecuador and the Galapagos

Open to boys in Grades 10 to 12
Maximum number of students: 16

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Encounter life near the equator in South America

We’ll explore the steamy Amazon jungle and soak up Indigenous Andean culture during a community engagement project with a local school. We’ll also learn about conservation efforts to protect the unique wildlife in the ecologically diverse Galapagos Islands.

Highlights:

  • Learning about local development issues from community members
  • Exploring the historic city of Quito, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Swimming and hiking at Galapagos National Park

"Very difficult hikes that will have you seeing incredible sites and living through new experiences." – 
Selim Turkmen, 2020 trip participant
 
 
  Students on this trip must know how to swim.

  Provides a maximum of 20 community service hours

  Qualifies for Duke of Edinburgh's Adventurous Journey (bronze, silver, gold)


Ecuador and Galapagos 2020 Trip Photos