Both Parent and Participants must read over the rules carefully and then sign and date.
BOUNDARIES – All participants MUST remain within the given boundaries and areas of the event.
NO BEER, LIQUOR, ILLEGAL DRUGS, ETC. – These substances are not to be brought to the event or used any time during the event. Violators will be sent home!
BEHAVIOR AND DRESS CODE – All delegates are expected to behave and dress in an appropriate manner throughout the event. The following dress code must be followed throughout the event:
No clothing with advertisement for alcohol, drugs, or cigarettes, and no inappropriate slogans or designs.
Sweaters, shirts, and dresses must cover the stomach/midriff.
No extremely low-rise jeans or slacks (or clothing that is rolled down to reveal areas below the waist)
Skirt, dresses, and shorts can be no more than 5 inches above the knee.
Dresses should be appropriate in length and style and should not be revealing.
RESPECT THE STAFF – All Event Staff, Secretary and Event Chaperones will be given the participant’s respect, courtesy and cooperation during the event.
SICKNESS AND INJURY – Any sickness or injury during the even should be reported to a member of the event staff.
CELL PHONES – No cell phone use will be permitted during the event. Any emergencies can be reported to a staff member.
RULES – Any serious infraction of the rules warrants a call to your guardian and/or your parish priest, and your immediate dismissal from the event. There will be no refunds for anyone dismissed from the event. To maintain safety and security for all participants, as well as to protect the reputation of the Diocese of Ogdensburg, we ask you to report any infraction of the retreat rules to member of the Youth Ministry Staff immediately.
Failure to follow the code of conduct and all other rules provided at the retreat could result in the dismissal of the youth participant. If dismissed it is the responsibility of the parent/guardian to arrange for pickup of their child at their own expense.