WILDE Fridays

WILDE School Fridays are a special opportunity for your child to get outside, have fun, and develop valuable skills.

the perfect addition to your child's development

Friday-only Weekly Program

Promoting leadership and interpersonal relationships

WILDE Fridays are the perfect addition to your child's development.

Using a multi-faceted approach, WILDE Friday students spend the majority of the day outside, building relationships with their peers, learning adventure skills, and interacting with our fantastic staff of outdoor educators, adventure guides, and wilderness therapists.

Students of all capabilities and experience are welcome.

multi-faceted practical outdoor education

A Special Opportunity to get Outside, have Fun, and Develop Valuable Skills

Practical learning promotes better knowledge retention and WILDE Fridays are the perfect way for your child to develop and execute valuable life skills. Our focus is on fostering self-awareness, resilience, and empathy in our students.

We focus on giving your child the following experiences:

Building relationships with their peers through group activities & reflecting on their behaviour.

Learning adventure skills such as orienteering, fire building, hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing.

Learning the value of their connection to earth via meditative practice, play and discovery, and acquiring plant and animal knowledge.

3 semesters available

Wilde Friday Tuition & Fees

When and Where?

Fridays at Blue Mountain Wilde School from 9:00am to 3:30 pm.

What age range is this program right for?

The Wilde Friday program is designed for children attending JK/SK to Grade 6.

Tuition and Cost:

  • Semester 1 (Sept. 9 - Dec 23, 2023):
    $975.00
  • Semester 2 (Jan. 13 - Mar. 10, 2024):
    $650.00
  • Semester 3 (Mar. 31st - June 16th, 2024):
    $910.00

FAQs

Curious about Wilde School and our programs? Contact us anytime and we'll be happy to walk you through our programs, our approach, and answer any questions you might have.

What Are Your Winter Safety Guidelines? Can They Stay Inside On Very Cold Days?

We prioritize student safety and well-being in all weather conditions, including winter. Our winter safety guidelines include dressing appropriately for the weather, staying hydrated, and taking regular indoor breaks when necessary. We closely monitor outdoor conditions and adjust activities accordingly to ensure a safe and enjoyable learning experience for all students.

What Do You Do For Safety If There Is A Thunderstorm / Lighting / Forest Fire?

We prioritize student safety and monitor weather conditions closely. In the event of severe weather or forest fires, we follow established safety protocols, including seeking shelter indoors and communicating with families as necessary.

What Is The Response Time For EMS / Fire / Police If There Is A Serious Emergency?

We have established protocols and emergency response plans in place, and emergency services can typically respond within 20 minutes in the event of a serious emergency.

How Do I Get To Wilde School?

Wilde School is conveniently located with easy access by car, horse 😉 or our Wilde Bus service. For detailed directions and transportation options, please visit our contact page.

Is Wilde School A Peanut Free Environment?

Yes, Wilde School is a peanut-free environment to ensure the safety and well-being of all students with allergies or dietary restrictions.