NES First Tee of New Hampshire - Golf Club
Wednesday, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and June 7 (3:30 - 5 PM)
Rockingham County Country Club
We have been enjoying The First Tee National School Golf Program in our K through 5th grade Physical Education classes. The mission of The First Tee is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. The nine core values of: respect, honesty, perseverance, teamwork, integrity, sportsmanship, judgment, confidence and responsibility are focused on in the golf curriculum.
To extend student learning and participation we will be offering an after school golf program for 2nd – 5th grade students (24 students). With the combined efforts of The First Tee of New Hampshire, NES staff, Rockingham County Country Club and The Caddy Shack Driving Range(Rt. 108 Newfields).
THE FIRST TEE of NH NES GOLF CLUB – 6 week program
· Meeting for 6 weeks on Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5 PM. Wednesdays, May 3RD, 10TH, 31ST, & June 7th at the Rockingham County Country Club. On Wednesdays: May 17th & 24th at the Caddy Shack Driving Range on Rt. 108 in Newfields.
· The golf will be taught by 2 First Tee Coaches: Mr. Blalock & Ms. Batchelder and 2 NES coaches: Mrs. Wood & Mrs. Miller.
· The cost of the program is $1200($50 per golfer).
· Through the combined efforts of NES staff, The First Tee of New Hampshire, The Rockingham County Country Club, and The Caddy Shack Driving Range we are very fortunate to have this opportunity for our students.
· Golfers will be chosen by a lottery and must have exhibited excellent sportsmanship and behavior in golf lessons in their Physical Education classes.
Eligible 2nd – 5th Graders
· Return permission slip ASAP.
· Exhibited excellent sportsmanship and behavior in the Golf Physical Education classes.
· Golfers are also chosen through a lottery if more than 24 respond.