Creative Arts Camp Student Mentor Application

Creative Arts Camp Student Mentor Application
Posted on 04/11/2019
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STPA STUDENT MENTOR APPLICATION FORM – SUMMER 2019-

Graduating South Texas Preparatory Academy Eighth Graders

June 3 – June 6, 2019    
 8:30 AM-2:30 PM


 Camp Overview:

Student Mentors will assist instructors with presenting, monitoring, and material management to provide a creative experience for interested rising STPA 8th graders during this four-day Creative Arts Camp. Activities will include drama, dance, art, and creative writing.  Mentors will support instruction as students explore interests in these art forms while using critical problem-solving skills in cooperative groups.   Student Mentors will be assigned Interest Workshops in either drama, dance, or art. Creative writing will be embedded into the aforementioned activities.

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

 

Who Should Apply?

  • Current STPA 8th-grade students graduating spring of 2019
  • Creative students with leadership skills who are responsible, organized, and can follow directives
  • Students interested in fine arts careers and in education
  • Students with high academic standing who can work well with people and solve problems

Application Process:

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

*Very Limited slots available        

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APPLICATION DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, April 30, 2019
Click HERE to download the application.