Outdoor Education


October 2019

Dear Sixth Grade Parents:


We are so excited for our trip to Sly Park! Following is the information thus far:

  • Our dates for Sly Park Outdoor Education Camp are January 27 – 31, 2020. Please put this on your calendar now. 

  • If you are able, the requested contribution for the week at camp is $300 per childChecks can be made to Willett Elementary School.  If you would like to begin payments now, please bring your check to the Willett office with ‘Sly Park tuition’ in the memo section. Or, you can contribute through the Willett Webstore on our website.  Thank you to the families who have already contributed to this fantastic trip! Below are the pieces we fund for the trip:

  • You can visit the Sly Park website at http://www.scoe.net/slypark/

  • You may contact them by calling (916) 228-2485.

  • Register online at: http://slyparkcenter.org/Sly_Park_Parents_and_Students.html

DJUSD permission slips  (handed out during Back to School Night), and two medical forms also should have already been completed and returned. The Sly Park version is available on their website.

  • Our school nurse will go over medications, and collect paperwork with families the week prior to the trip.  Natalie Johnson, our school nurse’s email is njohnson@djusd.net   


 All chaperones are fingerprinted through DJUSD. Thank you to the chaperones attending this year!  It is going to be a great trip.


We hope this helps you in your planning for this year!  

Marla Cook Anahita Enzerink Kelly Brooks         Melissa Elliott