Do I need to attend all 3 days?
Yes – all days are mandatory.
Will my school allow me to attend ELC and grant me an “excused absence”?
Yes – ELC has agreements with all listed high schools for each school year to completely and fully excuse absent students who attend ELC.
Will teams be all from the same school?
No – actually, it’s the opposite. There are 8 members per team, all from different schools.
What are the sleeping/accommodation arrangements at Asilomar?
All students will be housed 4 students per room – gender separated.
Will the student need to be vaccinated?
All students will need to be fully vaccinated or have a negative PCR test within 24 hours of the event.
Will all rotary support staff be vaccinated?
Will events be held indoors or outdoors?
Events will be held both indoors and outdoors.
Will masks be required?
Masks will not be required for indoor activities.
When can I apply and when will I be notified of acceptance?
Beginning in November, we will begin to accept online applications.
What happens if the student falls ill during the ELC conference?
He/she will be tested. Any positive tests will be sent home. Parents will have to make arrangements to pick up their child within 3 hours.
If a student tests negative but is too ill to participate, she/he will be sent home with the same transportation requirements as above.
In this unique covid environment, parents will need to be accessible via phone during the entire conference.
ELC will be subject to state/county and other governmental entities that may require certain protocols.