The International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) is excited to announce Laurel Springs School as the tournament sponsor for the Major Championship at Mission Inn. The Laurel Springs School Major Championship at Mission Inn will be held on Nov. 14-15, 2015, in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.
The Laurel Springs School Major Championship will be held on the El Campeon Course at Mission Inn Resort and Club. The El Campeon course features rolling fairways. undulating greens, and elevation change of over 85 feet, with the par 5 double dog leg taking center stage. As is for all IJGT Major Championships this tournament will feature double IJGT Merit points. At the end of the 2015-2016 season the top 10 players in the IJGT Merit Standings will be named to the All-IJGT Team.
Laurel Springs School is an accredited, private, online high school that offers a complete selection of core academic and elective courses required for graduation and admission to college. To prepare students for the rigor of college academic, Laurel Springs emphasizes critical thinking in the high school classes. Laurel Springs students have an above average national SAT score and 91 percent go on to college, helping give Laurel Springs an outstanding track record of helping students fulfill their academic and career ambitions.
Laurel Springs School teachers and staff use knowledge about a student’s individual learning style, goals, and needs to enhance their curriculum and instruction. Students benefit from individual academic plans which surpass the typical homeschool or online options. The teachers add to the experience with Laurel Springs School as they possess exceptional credentials, subjects of expertise, and a passion for teaching. At the core, all Laurel Springs teachers embody the understanding of teaching as a collaborative process, rather than just the delivery of instruction and assessment of student work.
The IJGT is excited to begin this partnership with the Laurel Springs School in order to aid in the education process to help junior golfers. Combined with the outstanding educational environment at Laurel Springs School, these junior golfers are given the necessary tools to be successful in the classroom, on the golf course, and continuing their golf careers in college.