The Tall Ship Semester for Girls (TSSG) provides a high school semester of
academic instruction and credit. The course is experiential in nature, meaning
that the academic thread is integrated into hands-on experiences and activities
that happen in the San Francisco community and in foreign ports during the
Catch a Glimpse
Are you here to find out what the Tall Ship Semester is all about?
First, watch our short introductory video
Next, visit the current Tall Ship Semester for Girls Voyage Log: Voyage Log 2009
Also, browse through the TSSG 2006 Student Newsletter, The Bitter End
(Click here to download) AND
Read "Words from an Alum"
to get student perspectives after completing the program.
Finally, read these testimonials from alums of the program.
I went through more emotions in one day than I think I have in my entire life,
and tasks that seemed near impossible to me in the beginning of the trip became
second nature by the end of the trip
I will never forget the experiences that I lived through with sixteen other
girls on True North, the vessel that we sailed on that became our home.
Need more information? Read some questions that are often asked about the Tall
Ship Semester program. >> see FAQ
Does TSSG sound right for you? Are you ready to apply? Use this checklist to be
sure you are ready:
If you are applying for the Sliding Scale Tuition program, you may need to fill out the Parent Financial Statement. Download this form here. If you have questions, contact Nettie Kelly.
>> download the Parent Financial Statement
Tall Ship Education
Recreation & Leisure Studies Department
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132-4161
(415) 405-3703 email@example.com