2017 SUMMER programs
Participant Attendance: Attendance is a key component to the success, development and progression of The First Tee program. Participants are expected to attend all program dates with a maximum of two (2) missed class per eight-week session. We ask that while reviewing our summer program schedule you choose to register for a program that’s schedule allows you to meet our attendance requirements. Program space is limited and out of respect and courtesy for fellow participants, volunteers and organizers it is important to commit to the programs schedule.
Age Requirements: The First Tee of the Sandhills is open to all juniors between the ages of 5 to 17 years old. The dates below determine how old a participant is in order to place them in the proper level. Participants must be at least 5 years old by the date listed in order to participate in TARGET 1. Additionally, participants must be 7 years old by the date listed in order to participate in PLAYer.
- Summer TARGET 1: July 31
- Summer PLAYer: July 31
- TARGET 1: New and returning participants age 5 and 6
- TARGET 2: Returning participants ages 5 and 6
- PLAYer: New and returning participants age 7 and older
- Advanced PLAYer: Returning participants who have completed 3 or more PLAYer sessions
- Par: Returning participants who have successfully completed PLAYer
- Birdie: Returning participants who have successfully completed Par
- Eagle: Returning participants who have successfully completed Birdie
- Ace: Returning participants who have successfully completed Eagle
Registration Fee: The fee for the eight-week curriculum session is $50; the six-week TARGET session is $30. When registering online, the registration fee must be paid via credit card. If you wish to pay by check or cash, you must stop by the office to make your payment and complete registration. Space will not be held for incomplete registration forms.
Scholarships: Scholarships will be available based on your families requested need of support. All scholarship participants will be afforded the same opportunities for participation as non-scholar shipped participants. We ask that only cases of necessity apply. To apply for a scholarship, you must complete your request online as part of the official registration process. Once the chapter is able to review your request, you will be notified on the level of scholarship provided and alerted to complete registration and confirm your child’s spot in the program.
Inclement Weather Policy: In the event of inclement or possible inclement weather a decision regarding the cancellation of programming will be made at minimally 90 minutes before the scheduled start time. An email notification and text message will be send to the email address and mobile phone number on file.
….. A few more details: The First Tee of the Sandhills will provide equipment free of charge for use during our weekly curriculum programs for those that do not have their own. We will insure that borrowed equipment meets the needs of your participant and is the correct size. Participants are asked to wear golf or athletic attire that is weather appropriate. This includes appropriate length shorts or slacks, shirts with sleeves and tucked in, tennis or flat soled closed toe shoes.