Riverdale School District 51J Riverdale High School
Brook MacNamara, Superintendent 503.262.4844
11733 S.W. Breyman Avenue 503.262.4845 (fax)
Portland, Oregon 97219-8409 Riverdale Grade School
503.262.4841 (fax) 503.262.4843 (fax)
PERMISSION FOR PARTICIPATION IN SCHOOL-SPONSORED ACTIVITY
Tree-to-Tree Team Building in Gaston
Your child is to be included in a school-sponsored activity on Thursday, September 27th, 2012.
The activity will take place at Tree to Tree Adventure Park in Gaston, OR. Students should
arrive at school by our normal 8:30 start time, and will be back to school by around 3:15. The
district is providing transportation.
This field trip is to build leadership and team-building with the 7th grade teachers and students.
There are fully trained staff who will assist us with a ropes course and multiple team-building
The student cost is $30, Please send your student back with a check (made out to Riverdale
School District) or cash and this permission slip along with the waiver provided by Tree to Tree.
There will be no food provided, so students should bring a snack for the morning, and a sack
Your permission is necessary in order for your child to participate. Accordingly, you are
encouraged to call the school at 503-262-4842 or contact any of the 7/8 teachers with any
questions you have about the activities, the transportation, or supervision. Our purpose is to
inform you of the nature of the activities and give you an opportunity to acquire any additional
information necessary to make an informed decision.
The District will provide supervision for this activity, which will include 7th grade staff members.
However, even with adult supervision, these activities involve the possibility of injury. Your
signature below is an acknowledgement that you recognize that risks are inherent in any such
activities, and that, on behalf of your child, you accept these risks.
Parent or guardian of