The Lenoir Rhyne University Kids in College program is now accepting applications for Summer 2015.
This year, the program will focus on the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). It will take place over a two week period. One week for elementary students and one week for middle grades students.
The elementary KIC camp is scheduled for June 22nd-26th, 2015 and is open to students completing Kindergarten through Grade 4.
The middle grades KIC camp is scheduled for August 3-7, 2015 and is open to students completing Grade 5 through Grade 8.
Students will utilize 21st century skills including critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity. Kids in College is designed for teacher-recommended students who meet any of the following criteria:
• Identified as academically gifted
• Achieved a Level 5 on the EOG
• Maintained an “A” average in math and/or reading
• Recommended by current teacher
Kids in College classes will be held in the Rhyne Building from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm. Lunch will be provided. Drop off and pick up will be at the front of the Rhyne Building.
Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged. The cost is $325 for the week. A deposit of $50 is required for registration with the remaining balance due May 1st.
There will be a parent information meeting on May 19th at 7:00 pm in the Belk Centrum on the campus of Lenoir-Rhyne University.
For addition information, contact Michael Lemke, Director of Kids in College.
LR Box 7539
Hickory, N.C. 28603