The 2014 Jr. Seahawk Academy Summer Academy is a one week summer program for students (ages 10-14). The Junior Seahawk Academy’s targets students from both economically disadvantaged and underrepresented populations to develop interests in STEM, health and education careers while participating in various fun, hands-on activities that promote learning. This program for middle school aged students who are interested in participating in unique and creative activities related to STEM, Health fields and general education. The program will be held from Monday, June 16 to Friday, June 20, 2014 from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm. You will be notified via email of the camp orientation before the camp start date of June 16th. All parents/guardians and participants are expected to attend the orientation and return required camp packets.
The aims of the academy are:
*provide a platform for middle school aged students from economically disadvantaged and underrepresented populations to develop interests in STEM, health and education careers while participating in various fun, hands-on activities that promote learning
*provide a supportive environment for youth to showcase their talents as they learn about STEM concepts and careers in health and education
*aid in the implementation of literacy skill for all participants, including support for students with learning disabilities through the integration of science, mathematics and technology experiences.
*increase access of information for students, parents, and the community regarding benefits and accessibility of post-secondary education
Activities this summer will include exciting STEM/Health reading and technology explorations, seminars as well as creative projects to be designed and presented by students.
Registration deadline for applying is Saturday, May 31, 2014. If you have any questions please feel free to visit us on the web at http://www.uncw.edu/ed/jrseahawk/
You may also contact us by phone at (910) 962-7176 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Junior Seahawk Academy Cancellation Policy Refund/Cancellation Policy: The $60.00 registration fee is non-refundable. We ask that you please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the start day of the camp if your child is unable to attend the Academy. If a participant is asked to voluntary withdrawal or is expelled from the academy as a result of disciplinary actions no refund will be issued.
Dates: June 16-20, 2014
Meets: M, Tu, W, Th and F from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Education Building 162
Instructor: Angie Reid-Griffin