Student Testimonials

What students learned…

Highline – 8th grade

  • Teamwork helps
  • Encouragement is big!
  • Put others before yourself
  • To trust more
  • To challenge myself
  • In teamwork communication is key
  • How to be patient with everyone
  • Go out of your comfort zone sometimes
  • Talk to others
  • You have to have faith in yourself to challenge yourself
  • Friendship
  • We really have more similarities than differences
  • Teamwork is essential in some activities
  • Try to overcome your fears
  • You might get it is your try one more time
  • A positive attitude always helps
  • You should give 100%

Compass – 7th and 8th grade

  • How to use a compass
  • Teamwork
  • Why it is important to listen
  • To be selfless
  • Communication without talking
  • Trust your team
  • Patience
  • I learned about other people
  • What I want to be in 5 years (re: a 100 Elk staff)
  • How to put others first
  • Everyone has a nice side
  • If you have a positive attitude you can make anything fun
  • Have fun and don’t let anything stop you
  • To think of others, not only yourself
  • Try to step out of my comfort zone
  • How teamwork is so important
  • I am capable of difficult tasks
  • That communication is Key
  • How to face my fear of heights
  • To have faith

La Mariposa – 5th and 6th grades

  • It is important to be selfless
  • Teamwork
  • How to get over my fears
  • That you can be friends with anyone
  • That there can be a better place than home
  • To put others first
  • Honesty
  • Believing in yourself
  • Better teamwork
  • To see the good side of someone

Platte River – 7th grade

  • It’s good to challenge yourself
  • To have fun no matter what
  • To not give up
  • To have good sportsmanship
  • Step out of your comfort zone
  • That sometimes being a follower/listener is good
  • I can conquer fears
  • You need to trust your team
  • To always encourage others
  • To be selfless

Brush Creek – 4th grade

  • Respect others
  • Respect yourself
  • 100 Elk is awesome
  • It is fun to learn
  • That when we work together it’s fun
  • Challenge myself
  • How to go out of my comfort circle
  • That when ever it’s hard, keep trying
  • Some challenges you can’t face alone
  • That the 100 Elk staff is really nice
  • Teamwork is the fastest way

Nevin Platt – 6th grade

  • Challenging yourself is fun!
  • How to put others first
  • Being able to step out of your comfort zone is good – but being reckless is not good
  • To push myself
  • To respect others and they will respect you
  • If you persevere you can accomplish your goal
  • Teamwork is a great element in problem-solving
  • How to be patient
  • How to help others
  • To always listen
  • Do your best
  • I can make new friends
  • You can do anything that you put your mind to
  • Never give up
  • That I can be a strong leader
  • You CAN conquer your fears
  • Believe in yourself