Students Without Borders Academy

2019/20 SWB.A.X - the tenth edition has been selected.

For Grade 10/11 students looking for purposeful adventure.

Students Without Borders Academy (SWBA) works with students interested in an exciting learning adventure. Step out from behind the desk and spend a full semester building deep friendships while connecting with meaningful learning.



SWB.A.X IS FOR STUDENTS WHO WILL BE IN GRADES 11/12.


SEE APPLICATIONS HERE: SWBA Application

TEACHER REFERENCE FORM HERE: TEACHER Reference

NON-TEACHER/NON FAMILY REFERENCE HERE: NON-TEACHER Reference


CURIOUS? Contact Director David Fehr at dfehr@sd22.bc.ca

About Us.

SWBA is a full semester program of Conservation Ecology, Community Philanthropy and Cultural Anthropology hosted at Kalamalka Secondary School. No online classes.


Students receive credit for five courses during the semester: Spoken Language/English 11 or English 12, Social Justice 12 or Social Studies 11, Leadership 11/12, Comparative Cultures 12, Intro Spanish/Span 11.

DOWNLOAD THE SWB.A.X APPLICATION

SWB.A.X Application in pdf.

SWBA Week 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JIOIFfwACt4

What are people saying?

"As a Naturalist Guide with more than 20 yrs of experience leading student groups in the tropics I can comfortably say that Dave Fehr's Students Without Borders program is the most complete, engaging and meaning full programs for high school students I have ever had the pleasure to work with. Highly recommended!" - Christian Gernez SENDERO PANAMA


"A very awesome program! This is the best groups of students that we have ever had at ITEC. I truly wish that every group that comes to ITEC could be as wonderful to work with as SWBA. I would recommend this program to anyone!" - Joe Maher ITEC


WHAT RECENT PARENTS ARE SAYING...

  • “My daughter was inspired to make a difference in the very first week”
  • “I saw fundamental changes in the way my child looks at the world”
  • “We were included in the process and informed all along the way”
  • “My son looks forward to going to school like never before”
  • “The program is not to be missed – outstanding from start to finish”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCUL78ur2Rg