Kroka Expeditions

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
767 Forest Road
Marlow, NH 03456
Tel: (603)835-9087
Grades: 3-12 | 13 students
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  • Kroka is a wilderness expedition school for young people based on a year-round, organic farm in Marlow, NH. We believe that the consciousness and altruistic will can be brought forward through a living relationship with the natural world and by taking our places within the circle of community.We are committed to making our programs accessible for any student, regardless of ability to pay. Summer expeditions for ages 9-18 offer skills in rock climbing, caving, mountain biking, crafting, white water & open water paddling, and rites of passage.
  • Join us for one, two, or three week programs!.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association for Experiential Education (AEE)
Grades Offered Grades 3-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 13 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Climbing, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Sailing, SwimmingClimbingMountain Biking,
MountaineeringRock Climbing,
SailingSwimming,

School Notes

  • An Authentic Wilderness Experience
  • At Kroka, students take responsibility for the work of daily living. They gather firewood, draw water from the stream, and cook on an open fire. Students learn to tell time by the sun and sleep under the stars at night. Traveling at the pace of the natural world connects students to the earth and gives them greater awareness of their peers and themselves.
  • Rite of Passage and Empowerment through Adventure
  • Students experience quiet contemplation, nature observation, and the exhilaration at the top of a rock face and through the rushing rapids of a river. They learn to take risks, share what is in their hearts in an evening circle around the fire, and deepen relationships within their group. Students return home from their Kroka experience with newfound confidence and maturity.

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School Reviews

5  7/24/2015
Absolutely the best experience in my life. I did the 2011 Vermont-New Hampshire Semester Program. The experience was everything you could expect and more. I wrote my college essay about my experience (I''m going to Colorado College). The Semester will challenge you in new and exciting ways and you will never be the same after it. The community we built was, and is, the strongest community I have ever experienced, and I except the strongest I ever will.
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