Rising Sixth-Graders Technology Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy

Rising Sixth-Graders Technology Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy
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STUDENT APPLICATION FORM – SUMMER 2017
Rising Sixth-Graders Technology Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy
1st Session: 
July 24th – July 27th, 2017
2nd Session: 
July 31st – August 3rd, 2017
8:30 am-3:30 pm



Camp Information:

This 4-day camp is to provide activities and projects for rising 6th grade students in the Rio Grande Valley. The camp will focus on increasing students’ technology skills with an early introduction to technology TEKS and STEM. The camp will also introduce them to different fields of technology and promoting technology as a potential career path.  Campers will attend project based sessions that include problem solving, research and communication, and technology skills.  They will participate in activities and projects promoting with coding, electronics, motion, and animation, among others. 

The 4-day camp will be held at South Texas Preparatory Academy, located at 724 S. Sugar Road in Edinburg, Texas.  Transportation will be available.

Fee         $50.00 

Who Should Apply?

  • Rising Rio Grande Valley 6th-grade students
  • Students interested in a future technology career or students interested in learning more about technology.

Application Process:

  • Parent/Guardian and student complete the attached student application form.
  • Student writes a one page (250 word max) essay.
  • Return completed application via fax (956-381-1177), via e-mail (ana.castro@stisd.net), via mail at 724 S. Sugar Rd., Edinburg, TX 78539 or at the STPA campus at the same address.  Fee is due with the camp application.

Limited slots available

Click HERE to download the application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY JUNE 23, 2017