Time now for our positively jax event. Channel 4 is holding this phone bank, teaming up with Northeast Florida Camp Cadet. If you have a child in school, then you're already looking for things for them to do this summer. There are all kinds of kid camps out there, but this one in particular may be just what your child needs to build self-esteem and self- worth..and it's absolutely free! Camp Cadet is run by volunteer law enforcement officers from departments across Northeast Florida. It's a mini police academy camp that teaches leadership and teamwork. All while giving your kids quite the workout! 3 3 33 - 40 44 - 48track) 14-year- old Scout Chaires doesn't have far to walk, from class -- to her mom's office at Hillard Middle Senior High School.At 4:30 in the afternoon, it's a tradition -- time to get some homework done ... and one of the few times of day you'll see Scout sitting still !BITE: Scout - I PLAY VOLLEYBALL, BASKETBALL, LAST YEAR I DID TRACK, I THINK THIS YEAR I'M GONNA CHANGE IT UP AND PLAY FLAG FOOTBALL With a 4-point-6- 2-5 GPA ... Scout's future looks fabulous!0691J7 @ 04:21_ BITE: Scout - I WANT TO ATTEND WEST POINT, AND BECOME AN ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON And thanks to a little confidence-boosting at summer camp -- -- she's got the leadership qualities to attack ANY of life's obstacle. BITE: Scout - IT MADE ME REALIZE HOW FAR I COULD REALLY PUSH MYSELF, AND NOT LIMIT MYSELF TO THE CAPABILITIES THAT I HAVE MENTALLY BUT INSTEAD PUSH THROUGH THE BARRIERS Scout heard about Camp Cadet, from her school's resource officer....Her PARENTS wanted to make SURE it was NOT a boot camp for troubled teens! BITE: dad - THAT WAS THE FIRST QUESTION I ASKED: WHAT KIND OF CAMP IS IT? AND WHEN THEY TOLD ME IT WAS A LEADERSHIP CAMP AND THEY INSTILL LEADERSHIP SKILLS AND PERSEVERANCE SKILLS, I SAID THAT MIGHT BE SOMETHING SCOUT MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN Scout says the camp ... was ... TOUGH !BITE: Scout - WAKING UP AT 5AM, GOING ON MILE RUNS, DOING PT IN THE WET GRASS, DOING TEAM BUILDING EXERCISES ..And with NO CONTACT with her family for an ENTIRE WEEK -- Scout - I WAS LIKE, JUST LAY LOW, DON'T COMPLAIN, JUST DO WHAT THEY ASK. Joy - AND YOU MADE IT Scout - AND NEAR THE END OF THE WEEK I WAS SO HAPPY THAT I DID, I'VE NEVER BEEN SO SATISFIED WITH MYSELF. joy - SO YOU GO TO PICK HER UP AFTER A WEEK AND WHAT??? 07:00 mom -OH MY GOSH, SHE WAS LIKE A NEW KID!! Joy - IN A WEEK?? - mom - IN A WEEK IT WAS AMAZING Besides Scout's better eating habits, and her willingness to try new things, Mom and dad also noticed a change in their teen's attitude.BITE: mom - WE HAVE RAISED BOTH OUR CHILDREN TO BE RESPECTFUL, BUT I DID SE A LITTLE BIT MORE , AH -- APPRECIATIVENESS, I GUESS IF YOU WOULD SAY! Camp Cadet had such an impact on Scout's interactions with other, she hopes to give back by becoming a camp counselor.BITE: Scout - I WAS A BETTER LEADER, I COMMUNICATED BETTER WITH PEERS , AND INSTEAD OF HARPING ON PEOPLE ABOUT THEIR MISTAKES, I ENCOURAGED THEM AND MOTIVATED THEM TO DO BETTER. 3 You have from now until 7 o'clock to call in. These officers can answer your questions about Camp Cadet -- you can apply over the phone ... They also have information about other child- related resources you might need... From help centers, to drug treatment facilities ... Maybe you'd like an officer to visit your school...whatever the child-related topic they may be able to help you with -- The number to call is on your screen.