Welcome CSS Parents and Scholars,
This section will always contain any summer activities the school has available for you so please check this page periodically:
Goddard Riverside Community Center
We are pleased to announce the opening of registration for our SUMMER DAYCAMP 2015. We have three locations on the Upper West Side. Registration will begin on Monday, February 2, on a first come basis. Please register early as space is limited. Programs at the camp are designed to provide maximum opportunities for youth to experience new and enriched activities, to interact with others, to develop new skills, to develop more positive attitudes and to have fun in a safe environment. Once you submit your information below, we will contact you for an appointment to complete the registration process.
Barnard’s Pre-College Summer Program
Barnard is offering a variety of courses for young women to pursue at Barnard College this summer ranging from 1-4 weeks. Applications are being accepted until June 5th, 2015. For a variety of course listings, please visit http://barnard.edu/precollege/summer/programs
MoMath 2015 Transformations Summer Camp
The Museum of Mathematics is running a summer camp for students in grades 1-8 covering a variety of topics that each run one week.
Registration fees are $800 per one-week session, 9 am to 3 pm. Extended day options are available: early drop-off (8:30 am), $100 per week; and late pick-up (4 pm), $100 per week. A 5% discount is offered for multiple purchases (multiple sessions and/or siblings). Need-based scholarships are available.
For registration information, visit https://in.momath.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=354
The STEP Academy is designed to provide program activities to assist students in acquiring the skills and attitude necessary to pursue post secondary education leading to careers in scientific, technical or health-related fields, or the licensed professions. To this end, the Academy has the following goals:
- To expose students to numerous careers requiring basic and advanced skills in mathematics and science.
- To provide students with opportunities to meet with role models and community leaders who may enhance their career and academic goals.
- To provide its participants with a creative and innovative learning experience.
- To expose parents to various workshops that will assist them in taking an active role in their children’s academic lives.
Students participating in Baruch College’s STEP Academy program are highly motivated to learn more about math and science and come from many different middle and high schools in the New York City region.
The Science and Technology Entry Program is funded by a grant from the New York State Education Department, Office of K-16 Initiatives and Access Programs.
Camp Yomawha (YM&YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood)
July 20-July 23, 9am-3:30pm
Each summer, Manhattan College hosts an Engineering Summer Institute for high school students. This is a four-day intensive and hands-on program that will enable students to explore various aspects of engineering including: renewable energy, computer-aided design, robotics, aeronautical engineering, and design competition.
To attend, students must be recommended by their guidance counselor or a faculty member and submit an application. There is a $20 application and a $80 participation fee associated with this program. Lunch and all necessary materials will be provided.
The Engineering Summer Institute takes place on the campus of Manhattan College School of Engineering (Corlear Avenue and W. 240th Street, Riverdale, NY).
For additional information regarding the program contact the Mechanical Engineering department at 718-862-7145.
Applications are due by April 15th, 2015.
Exploration in Forensics
July 13-17, 9:00am-3:00pm at Stony Brook University
Students must have completed 9th grade and not yet taken a formal Forensics course
The program will start with an introduction to forensics science and lead to a mock crime scene investigation. The investigations throughout the 5 days will be interactive, hands on and will be building on prior knowledge. We will also see how forensic science was used to solve noteworthy criminal cases in history.
Application deadline: May 15th, 2015
The Montefiore Health Opportunities Program (Monte H.O.P.)
Monte H.O.P. is a summer enrichment program for students interested in health careers who come from economically or educationally disadvantaged backgrounds. The program is also open to individuals typically considered underrepresented in the health care industry.
The program is open to the following:
◦A graduating high school senior or college freshman/sophomore
◦A U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
◦A person considered economically or educationally disadvantaged and/or from groups considered underrepresented in the health industry
◦Able to commute easily to all program/clinic sites (housing is not available)
◦Commit to participate in all activities of the program on a daily basis
Applications are due April 17th, 2015