On April 16th, the Orange County High School Freshman Academy students traveled to the Edge at George Mason University to use experiential learning to build trust, improve teamwork, shape leadership, and cultivate communication skills.

OCHS Freshman Academy Students Traveled to the Edge at GMU

Freshman Academy students working as a team to help two members of the group walk across diverging wires set approximately a foot off the ground.

OCHS Freshman Academy Students Traveled to the Edge at GMU

A group of Freshman Academy students receiving instructions for the high pole activity where students have the opportunity to climb a twenty foot pole and jump off of the top to hit a target while connected to the safety of a harness.