Vanguard Gap Year Calendar
The program begins on September 11, 2021, and ends on April 30, 2022.
|Mid-September||Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Trip|
|11/24 - 11/27||Thanksgiving Break*|
|12/12 - 1/2||Christmas Break|
|End of February||International Immersion: Costa Rica|
|Early April||Urban Immersion: Chicago, IL|
|5/1/22 - 5/13/22||Pre-Summer Break|
Dates to Know
Over Thanksgiving, Vanguards host their families at HoneyRock - they plan the activities, cook and serve the meal, and see to the smallest details. In the past, 100+ have gathered to celebrate the holiday together. Families to not only catch a glimpse into the Vanguard Year, but also spend quality time as individual families. It's a Thanksgiving you won't forget!
- September: Wilderness Trip to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
- February: Cross-Cultural Immersion Trip to Costa Rica
- March: Inner City Immersion Trip to Chicago
- Three weeks at Christmas
- Two weeks in spring/pre-summer