Programs

Writing

Poetry Writing

1pm – 4pm

In this class, students will experiment with a variety of poetic forms and structures including haiku, free verse, odes, and slam poetry and they will keep a journal of poems, thoughts, and ideas. Students will be encouraged to write samples of each form, while focusing on idea generation and creative thought.

 

Digital Narratives

9am – 4pm

Students will learn how to make a Visual Novel, a type of video game focused on telling an interactive story.  Some programming skills will be covered in the course, but no prior coding experience is necessary.

Performing Arts

Theater Technology (NEW!)

9am – noon

Learn how to make the magic of the stage come to life. This hands-on class will explore how to bring stage designs to reality through the building of scenery and props, and carefully planned lighting, sound, and costume design.

Art & Design

Fashion Illustration

9am – noon

Learn the art of fashion sketching and gain the skills needed to draw, paint, and collage your way into fashion illustration. The focus will be on learning to draw the “fashion figure” as well as the details that will give your drawings style.

 

Drawn & Quartered: Math and Art

1pm – 4pm

This art class is devoted to the convergence of math and visual art. Explore minimalist / modernist / conceptual art and pattern makers, to find out how they visually represent mathematical ideas. Students will use these explorations to create their own math-inspired designs and creations.

Sports, Business, History & Government

Small Business Management

9am – noon

If you want to open a pop-up cupcake shop or your own lawn moving business, you’ll need to learn the ins and outs of starting and managing your own business. In this class, you will develop your own business idea and learn how to create a business plan along with many other useful skills that will make you money.

 

Sports Coaching

9am – noon

Learn how to design practices, teach skills to other athletes, and design an overall team program to see all the necessary parts that make a successful team. Here you’ll learn the ins and outs of coaching athletes to gain the best performance results.

 

Alexander Hamilton History

9am – noon

Before Alexander Hamilton became the subject of an award-winning Broadway musical, his historical legacy was equally as profound and scandalous. In this history class, learn all about Hamilton, his life, and his legacy to put the modern-day Broadway character in context.

 

Hotel & Restaurant Management (NEW!)

1pm – 4pm

Learn about the constantly expanding industry that keeps over 15 million people employed.  From fine dining to housekeeping to accommodating the requests of demanding guests, the world of hospitality is never dull. Take a closer look at hotels and restaurants from the business’ point of view.

 

Individualized Performance Training

1pm – 4pm

This hand-on class is tailor-made for student athletes. No matter what sport you play, our instructor will help you design a training regimen to boost performance both on and off the field. Identify what physical training is necessary, and learn what nutritional requirements are recommended.

 

Civics & Democracy (NEW!)

1pm – 4pm

Join us as we explore American democracy through spirited debate, online games, mock trial, and a model United Nations activity. Our goals will be to have fun as we learn about American civic life and citizenship in the United States.

Math, Science, Technology & Engineering

Veterinary Science A

9am – noon

Learn about the branch of science that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury in animals. Learn through guest speakers, field trips, and hands-on activity, how veterinary medicine can be used to help animals of all sizes.

 

Veterinary Science B

1pm – 4pm

Learn about the branch of science that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury in animals. Learn through guest speakers, field trips, and hands-on activity, how veterinary medicine can be used to help animals of all sizes.

 

Theater Technology (NEW!)

9am – noon

Learn how to make the magic of the stage come to life. This hands-on class will explore how to bring stage designs to reality through the building of scenery and props, and carefully planned lighting, sound, and costume design.

 

Drawn & Quartered: Math and Art

1pm – 4pm

This art class is devoted to the convergence of math and visual art. Explore minimalist / modernist / conceptual art and pattern makers, to find out how they visually represent mathematical ideas. Students will use these explorations to create their own math-inspired designs and creations.