2017-2018 EAFK Components and Pricing
Pricing subject to change without notice. Additional travel expenses may apply.
EAFK is licensed by The Knights of The Guild to our clients annually. Costs are determined by campus and grade level, not by the number of students enrolled. Components are integrated, and one may not be employed independent of the others. Pricing varies by location, and is subject to change without notice. There are no refunds for knighting ceremonies canceled by schools after their scheduled dates have been confirmed. Multi-campus discounts for EAFK programs are available under certain conditions. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
1. Faculty and Sponsor Training
Description: Held on campus, faculty training provides administrators and faculty members with a complete overview of EAFK, including familiarization with program integration guidelines; roles/responsibilities for school, sponsor, and EAFK developer; curriculum access and instruction procedures; EAFK event planning; how to prepare for knighting ceremonies; selecting student awardees; award medal ordering; how to create the EAFK environment on campus and working with Rotarian advisors to organization the EAFK service club.
Time Required: 90 minutes with administrators and faculty.
Frequency: Mandatory for first-year EAFK schools at the beginning of each year, and every 1-2 years thereafter, as needed for program updates or refreshing. Training is provided at your location by EAFK staff.
Cost: $150 per training event, per school. Rotarian (sponsor) training is included in this price, and held independently.
2. Student Orientation
Description: The Student Orientation is an exciting annual event that officially commences each new EAFK year on campus. The purpose of this Orientation is to introduce EAFK to new students and motivate returning students in grand style. There are three different versions of the Student Orientation to choose from. School may select one of the following versions each year:
A. Indoor Basic - features one knight in armor
Cost: $500 per school
B. Indoor Premium - features multiple knights in armor and swashbuckling theatrical action onstage
Cost: $1,500 per school
C. Outdoor Tournament - professional stunt show with multiple knights on horseback (Restrictions apply)
Cost: $2,500-$3,500 per school, depending on location
Time and Frequency: all versions last 45 minutes, and are held annually at the beginning of each year.
Tournament reservations are limited and should be made as far as possible in advance. Group discounts are available for multi-school performances of the Tournament.
3. EAFK Online Curriculum
Description: Curriculum use is licensed annually, and must be taught daily in class to all students. Each campus receives a unique password to access the curriculum website at the beginning of each year, which should be shared with classroom teachers.
Time and Frequency: Ten minute lessons, taught daily in class. Schools may choose which traits are taught.
Annual Licensing Fee: First year - $1,800 per campus; Subsequent years - $750 per per campus.
4. Knighting Ceremonies
Description: Knighting ceremonies are campus reward assemblies that recognize student accomplishment of EAFK objectives. The ranks of Page (grades K-1), Squire (grades 2-3), Knight (grade 4), and Knight of Black Prince Order (grade 5) are earned at the teacher's discretion, along with corresponding medallions. Parents of awardees are invited to knighting ceremonies by the Principal.
Time and Frequency: 90 minutes. Commencing in October, elementary campuses are to conduct at least six knighting ceremonies each year and Middle schools are to conduct at least four.
Cost: $500 to $800 per ceremony per school, depending on location.
Award medallions cost $2.85 per medallion + shipping. Plan to order medallions for 1/3 of students annually.
5. Student Service Club
Description: The EAFK Student Service Club is the tactile component of our program. Directed by Rotarian sponsors on campus, the student service club facilitates two school-wide service projects per year.
Time and Frequency: 30 minute meeting on campus, typically during lunch, twice per month.
Cost: Rotary sponsors spend an average of $500 in setup costs in the first year for Rotary banners, Rotary bell, gavel, printing, etc.
6. Optional Parenting Seminar
Description: The parenting seminar is an option for EAFK programs, and is not required in order to comply with our operational guidelines. This seminar is presented on campus to parents interested in learning how to support the EAFK program at home. Parenting skills and relationship-building tips are also provided.
Time and Frequency: 45 minutes, once annually
EarlyAct FirstKnight® (also known as EAFK) is a proprietary program, including all associated names, logos, trademarks, curriculum materials, inventions, discoveries, developments, innovations and business processes, which are the exclusively-owned intellectual property of The Randall Parr Organization, Inc., DBA The Knights of The Guild (Developer). Limited license to use EAFK is extended exclusively by the Developer to our clients and may be revoked by the Developer at any time, for any reason. Licensees may only utilize the EAFK program in strict accordance with the prescribed operational guidelines and intents of the Developer as set forth in the latest edition of the "EAFK Handbook", which is freely accessible online at www.eafk.org. Any deviation from our business processes; unauthorized copying of our material; or utilizing any of the intellectual property that comprises the EAFK program without the express written consent of the Developer is prohibited by law.
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