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Programs for

High School

Layton Study Center offers programs to students that aid in developing the personal qualities that enable them to integrate faith, study, work and friendship.

Complete Man Series

The Complete Man Series helps high schoolers become well rounded men.


Layton helps organize a series of silent retreats for high schoolers.

Evenings of Recollection

Layton organizes a monthly evening of recollection for high school students.

Outings and Programs

Layton sponsors a number of programs for all levels of high school students including hiking trips, trips to colleges and other fun activities.

All Events

A comprehensive list of all upcoming high school activities.


The calendar of events for high school.

High School


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For rising 10th & 11th graders
June 26 – July 2, in Champagne-Urbana, IL

Leadership for America

Dwight Duncan, an incredibly engaging and funny professor from the Southern New England School of Law will teach a seminar on Freedom and the Constitution in the America, wrestling with key topics upon which our political structure is built Sports every afternoon, and great guys attending, set in a lovely big house will make this not only stimulating but also

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For rising and graduating high school seniors
July 3 – 9, Pittsburgh, PA

Philosophy & Ethics Seminar

This seminar offers entering and graduating high school seniors a unique opportunity to experience a college-level class in the humanities. For five days, the students read and discuss a classical philosophical text. The classes are held in seminar-style and are led by an experienced college professor. More Info

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Campers grades 6-8. Counselors grades 10 – 12
June 12-16, near Lafayette, Indiana

Leadership Camp

The Leadership Camp is an action-packed, one-week overnight summer camp for entering 6th – 8th grade boys, near Lafayette, Indiana. Drawing upon over 30 years of experience, the camp aims to help boys develop the skills and virtues necessary to be a leader. The grounds cover 118 acres of hills, woods, and wildlife. The facilities include a dining hall, cabins,

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October 8 – 9 (9th & 10th graders)
Wynncliff Conference & Retreat Center

Study Weekend

Get away to picturesque lakefront property, for some real study time, mixed with sports and hanging out. See pictures from previous years. Who: High School Freshmen & Sophomores (Juniors can come as staff to assist)  Schedule Depart from Layton, 10:30am on Saturday, October 8 Return to Layton, 1pm on Sunday, October 9 Bring: Study materials and book to read (for at least

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December 28 - 31 (for all high schoolers)
Hayward WI

Ski Trip

Ski trip Up North over the Christmas Holiday. Beginners welcome. Good skiing, good company, good relaxation. See pictures from last year. Location: We stay near Hayward WI Ski at Whitecap mountain Note: The mountain is a bit of a hike from the house (about an hour) but is really good value for the money, with a nice range of slopes