Leap into College FAQs

Learn everything you need to know about the conference

1. When will the Leap into College Conference be held?

     The Conference will take place on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. -                 4:00 p.m.

2. Where will the conference be held? 

     The conference will be held at the Lake-Sumter State College South Lake Campus            located at 1250 N Hancock Rd, Clermont, FL 34711. Check-in will be at 8:30 a.m.              and located at the Cooper Memorial Libary which is located at 2525 Oakley Seaver        Dr, Clermont, FL 34711. 

3. How long will the conference last?

     The conference will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. and is scheduled to end at 3:30 p.m.

4. Will the entire conference and all the breakout sessions take place in one classroom?

     No, the breakout sessions will be held in various locations at Lake-Sumter State               College and the Cooper Memorial Library. You will be provided with a schedule
     and the location of each breakout session upon your arrival at check-in. 


5. Where do I check-in?

    Check-in will be held at the Cooper Memorial Library at 8:30 a.m.. The Cooper                Memorial Library is located at 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr, Clermont, FL 34711. 

6. Where do I pick up my schedule and materials for the day?

    Your schedule and program materials will be provided when you check-in for the          day at the Cooper Memorial Library. 

7. What topics will be covered during the conference? 

     An agenda with the day's 

  1. Do I need to bring anything with me to the conference?

  2. What is the recommended attire for the conference?

  3. Will lunch be provided?

     Yes, lunch will be provided. During check-in, you will have the opportunity to                 select from 3 different menu items and put your order in. 

Is there an additional cost for lunch?

No, lunch is included with your registration. 

  1. Will there be other food items available if I don't like what's being offered for lunch?

  2. Can I bring my own food in the classroom?

  3. Can my parent attend?

  4. Will there be lunch available for my parent?

  5. What do I do if I need to cancel? Do you offer refunds?

  6. What if I can't attend the whole day?

  7. Can I transfer my registration to someone else if I can no longer attend? 

  8. Is there a fee for parking?

  9. Do I need to have a parking permit displayed in my car?

  10. Will I receive any kind of high school or college credit for attending this conference?

Circle Members

Golden Oak Circle ($1,000 or more annually)

Sheri Lewin • St. Matthias Church • JJ Dahl Family Foundation

Evergreen Circle ($500 or more annually)

Mary Lachiusa Josephine Eisenberg • Danielle Archer • Brian Zollweg • Cartier Financial Services

Foundation Circle Members ($300 or more annually)

Kristine Walsworth • Marianne Hunnel • Judith Ford • Julia Gatewood • Sean Parks • Grow And Go Life Coaching

Seedling Circle Members ($120 or more annually)

Ebo Entsuah • Hancock Realty

Thrive Clermont is a registered nonprofit under the Florida Solicitation of Contribution Act

Registration number: CH57057