College Acceleration Program (CAP) I

Eligibility

Students entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade by fall of the upcoming school year are eligible.

Goals

The camp's overall goal is to improve students' literacy through a research experience related to global awareness. This camp will integrate math, science, reading, and technology.

Objectives

Objectives include gaining basic research skills, enhancing analytical and writing/reading skills, experiencing the art of presenting a research topic, covering the foundations of general math and science, and learning the basic essentials of business, finance and economics.

Students will attend enrichment sessions in academic areas and visit area businesses and activities.

Project

Students will produce a poster presentation of interest and develop a research paper.