DeSales Offers Summer Camps
DeSales Catholic School is offering summer camps for students entering first grade through grade 6. These summer enrichment programs are inspired by DeSales’ STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) curriculum.
Programs are open to everyone and include;
Splash into STREAM Splash your way through summer! This 5-week STREAM course is all about water. Students entering grades 1-5 will have the opportunity to learn about the water cycle, water power, building and testing their own pipe lines, water slides, and water dams using Legos, Minecraft, and more! Students will also build their own paddle boat for their Lego minifigures! Dates: July 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, 2018 Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Cost: $200 for 1st child, $150 for sibling
STREAM Fun! Lots of STREAM activities are planned this week to keep your student engaged and active. Students entering grades 1-6 will design environments for creatures, build model rockets, design tent structures, create model submarines, and build marble roller coasters and learn more about the world they live in! Dates: July 9-13, 2018 Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Cost: $110
Fairy Tale STREAM Fairy Tale STREAM is a week-long enrichment program that will allow your child to experience a familiar fairy tale with a creative twist! This program is offered to students entering 1st grade. Dates: August 6-10, 2018 Time: 10:00-11:00 am Cost: $10
Jump Start into 4th Grade This program is designed to encourage and help students get a “jump” start for 4th grade, focusing on skills and strategies needed to succeed. There will be an hour of math instruction and an hour of ELA instruction, with a focus on higher level thinking skills. Dates: August 20-24, 2018 Time: 9:00 am-11:00 am Cost: $30
All programs are held at the 6914 Chestnut Ridge Road school. Spaces are limited and early registration is encouraged. To register, please call 716-433-6422 or visit the parent/forms section of the website at DeSalesCatholicSchool.org.
DeSales is Eastern Niagara County’s only Catholic School, serving over 300 students in Early Childhood Education through Eighth grade. For more information call (716) 433-6422 or visit www.desalescatholicschool.org.
Photo caption: DeSales students build a waterfall out of recycled material.