This year’s Kids in College program will take place over one week in the summer. Both the elementary and middle grades camp are scheduled for June 20th-24th, 2016.
It is open to students completing Kindergarten through Grade 4 (elementary) and those completing Grade 5 through Grade 8 (middle grades).
Both camps will have a STEM focus (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). 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 Academically Gifted
- Achieved a Level 5 on the EOG
- Maintained an A average on Math or Reading
- Recommended by your current teacher
Experienced, AIG certified teachers will facilitate learning experiences throughout the week. 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. Full registration payment should be mailed in now. There will be a parent information meeting on Tuesday, May 17th at 6:00 pm in the Belk Centrum on the campus of Lenoir-Rhyne University.
Registration is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Forms are available at http://edu.lr.edu. Parents will be notified of acceptance as soon as the following requirements are satisfied:
- Completed application
- Teacher Recommendation Form submitted
- Release Form signed
- $50 non-refundable deposit (will be returned if space is unavailable)