CHEROKEE CREEK BOYS SCHOOL
   Westminster, South Carolina
Welcome...
Resting in the
foothills of the Blue
Ridge Mountains is a
"small school with a
big heart"- a place
where strugg...
CHEROKEE CREEK Boys
    School is a therapeutic
    Middle School for boys
    ages 11-15 struggling
    with EMOTIONAL
  ...
CHEROKEE CREEK
is located 2 hours
from Atlanta, GA,
and an hour from
Greenville, SC, in
the middle of some
of the country’...
Our close-knit
    team of
    professionals is
    dedicated to
    providing a
    supportive,
    caring
    environmen...
Cherokee Creek Boys School
operates year-round and students
may enroll at any time. Students
come from across the US and a...
Nature’s rhythm is “medium to slow”.

       We slow down the pace and
       create a place where boys
       can be boys...
In an environment of
encouragement, we believe
that boys can untangle the
challenges in their lives and see
their inner tr...
CHEROKEE CREEK
    Boys School
    weaves therapeutic
    programming,
    academics,
    personal
    enrichment
    acti...
Our lodge is the heart of our campus. The stone fireplace, quilts,
rocking chairs and comfortable sofas create a welcoming
...
The Cherokee Creek
curriculum is called
the PATH... an
acronym for the
elements that we use
to teach boys how to
create a ...
The Medicine Wheel

A key activity in the
Personal Enrichment
curriculum is exploring
the Cherokee Creek
medicine wheel.

...
ACADEMICS
Cherokee Creek is an
accredited middle
school through the
SOUTHERN
ASSOCIATION OF
COLLEGES AND
SCHOOLS.




    ...
We offer a "hands on" program
     that allows boys to explore
     their world -- both in the
     classroom and on field ...
COUNSELING helps get boys back on the right path. Individual, group,
and family therapy are core elements of our program. ...
TEAM SPORTS are
     an important part of
     life for growing boys!
     We enjoy competing
     in community sports
   ...
Selected by league coaches and parents, the ENTIRE 2010 CCBS
Flag Football team won the ‘MOST VALUABLE PLAYER’ Award for
g...
We are very proud of our weekend TREKS Program. Boys go off-
campus for outdoor adventures to enjoy our beautiful region a...
19
Family Seminars
     bring families to
     campus quarterly
     for educational
     programs and
     visits with their...
FAMILY
TREKS...

Great healing
takes place
when families
learn and
play together
in the great
outdoors.

                21
The CHEROKEE
     CREEK TEAM is one
     of our greatest
     assets. Our talented
     professional staff is
     warm an...
23
GRADUATION IS AN
     exciting and meaningful
     event at CCBS.

     We mark the day with
     a solemn ceremony...
   ...
It is a powerful moment when parents are reunited with their sons
during the graduation ceremony.
Cherokee Creek Boys School was founded by Beth and Ron Black who live in
Orlando, Florida. Their son's success at a therap...
"Education is not the filling of a pail,
       but the lighting of a fire."
                    William Butler Yeats
PLEASE CONTACT US...

     We look for ward to telling you more about our school. And,
     come by for a visit any time!
...
The Journey of Self Discovery Begins Here...
CHEROKEE CREEK BOYS SCHOOL
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  1. 1. CHEROKEE CREEK BOYS SCHOOL Westminster, South Carolina
  2. 2. Welcome... Resting in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains is a "small school with a big heart"- a place where struggling middle school boys come to discover a sense of hope and optimism for their future.
  3. 3. CHEROKEE CREEK Boys School is a therapeutic Middle School for boys ages 11-15 struggling with EMOTIONAL ACADEMIC, PERSONAL and/or SOCIAL challenges that result in unacceptable behavior at home. “Treat a and he wil man as he is Treat a m l rema an as he c in as he is. and he wil an and should be as he can l become and should be.” Goethe 2
  4. 4. CHEROKEE CREEK is located 2 hours from Atlanta, GA, and an hour from Greenville, SC, in the middle of some of the country’s best white water rafting and hiking challenges!
  5. 5. Our close-knit team of professionals is dedicated to providing a supportive, caring environment where students feel safe and accepted for who they are. 4
  6. 6. Cherokee Creek Boys School operates year-round and students may enroll at any time. Students come from across the US and around the world. 5
  7. 7. Nature’s rhythm is “medium to slow”. We slow down the pace and create a place where boys can be boys! 6
  8. 8. In an environment of encouragement, we believe that boys can untangle the challenges in their lives and see their inner truth. 7
  9. 9. CHEROKEE CREEK Boys School weaves therapeutic programming, academics, personal enrichment activities and recreation into a hands-on program that supports students on their journey of self-discovery. 8
  10. 10. Our lodge is the heart of our campus. The stone fireplace, quilts, rocking chairs and comfortable sofas create a welcoming environment for the staff and students to work and play.
  11. 11. The Cherokee Creek curriculum is called the PATH... an acronym for the elements that we use to teach boys how to create a healthy, balanced lifestyle. PERSONAL ENRICHMENT... ACADEMICS ... THERAPY ... HEALTH & RECREATION
  12. 12. The Medicine Wheel A key activity in the Personal Enrichment curriculum is exploring the Cherokee Creek medicine wheel. Adapted from the work of Dr. Angeles Arrien, CCBS challenges boys to explore their full potential and lead a values- driven life .
  13. 13. ACADEMICS Cherokee Creek is an accredited middle school through the SOUTHERN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS. Our 2010 te a m w o n CCBS Lego League the state FIRST PLACE in c TEAMWO ompetition for RK! HOO RAY!! 13
  14. 14. We offer a "hands on" program that allows boys to explore their world -- both in the classroom and on field trips in the local region. 14
  15. 15. COUNSELING helps get boys back on the right path. Individual, group, and family therapy are core elements of our program. We also hold groups focused on issues such as adoption, grief and loss and divorce.
  16. 16. TEAM SPORTS are an important part of life for growing boys! We enjoy competing in community sports leagues...and of course, we have our staff cheering squad to root the team on to victory! GO B EA RS! ! 16
  17. 17. Selected by league coaches and parents, the ENTIRE 2010 CCBS Flag Football team won the ‘MOST VALUABLE PLAYER’ Award for good sportsmanship! CCBS Coach Kory was voted “Coach of the Year”! 17
  18. 18. We are very proud of our weekend TREKS Program. Boys go off- campus for outdoor adventures to enjoy our beautiful region and learn from a most powerful teacher...Mother Nature.
  19. 19. 19
  20. 20. Family Seminars bring families to campus quarterly for educational programs and visits with their chidren. One of the greatest benefits of our gatherings is building a support network of new friends. 20
  21. 21. FAMILY TREKS... Great healing takes place when families learn and play together in the great outdoors. 21
  22. 22. The CHEROKEE CREEK TEAM is one of our greatest assets. Our talented professional staff is warm and caring... and has a passion for making a difference in the lives of boys. "You can dr and build eam, design, crea th te place in t e most wonderfu he world, l people to bu make the t it takes a reality." dream Walt Disn ey 22
  23. 23. 23
  24. 24. GRADUATION IS AN exciting and meaningful event at CCBS. We mark the day with a solemn ceremony... where staff, fellow students and parents honor the graduate's achievements and send best wishes for the future.. "as this jo u another is rney comes to an e waiting to nd, begin..." (CHEROKE E CREEK g raduation song) 24
  25. 25. It is a powerful moment when parents are reunited with their sons during the graduation ceremony.
  26. 26. Cherokee Creek Boys School was founded by Beth and Ron Black who live in Orlando, Florida. Their son's success at a therapeutic boarding school fostered their dream to create a healing place for children and families. Cherokee Creek Boys School opened in 2003 and is a non-profit organization.
  27. 27. "Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." William Butler Yeats
  28. 28. PLEASE CONTACT US... We look for ward to telling you more about our school. And, come by for a visit any time! DAVID LEPERE, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR or BETSY DEANE, ADMISSIONS DIRECTOR 198 Cooper Road Westminster, South Carolina 29693 phone: 864-647-1885 email: admissions@cherokeecreek.net website: www.cherokeecreek.net 28
  29. 29. The Journey of Self Discovery Begins Here... CHEROKEE CREEK BOYS SCHOOL

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