Register Now for Summer Academies 

Full payment is due at the time of registration.  All registration will be done online.  Our registration process has changed.  Here are some registration tips:

  • You must first create an account in the registration system.  You will then receive a verification email from Continuing Education.  Please click the link to establish your account.  Then you can login to the registration system.

  • You will notice a number of tabs on the registration page. Clicking the NEXT button will advance you through all the tabs.

  • Enter your CHILD'S NAME as the "Participant Contact."

 

Space Tots Academy 
Space Tots Click Here to Register

Appropriate for Pre-K and Kindergartners

  • Date:  June 19-23, 2017
  • Time:  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Cost:  $300 (includes daily snack and t-shirt)

Theme: Immerse your child in OUR COLORFUL WORLD!  Fun will be had in a flash as these bright young "scientots" radiate their mastery of a shiny subject:  LIGHT!  We'll explore things like shadows, colors, optical illusions, and more.  The week will round out with games and crafts. 

 

Explorer Academy 
Explorer June 26-30 Click Here to Register   Explorer July 24-28 Click Here to Register

Appropriate for rising 1st and 2nd graders

  • Dates:  June 26-30, 2017; July 24-28, 2017
  • Time:  9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Cost:  $325 (includes daily snack and t-shirt)

Theme: Explore and experiment with the dazzling side of physics through LIGHT AND ME!  Your young scientist will assimilate information from a colorful list that includes optical illusions, telescopes, and solar power.  The week will round out with games, crafts, a trip to the ARC pool, and a mission in the space simulator.

 

Discovery Academy 
Discovery June 12-16 Click Here to Register  Discovery July 10-14 Click Here to Register

Appropriate for rising 3rd through 5th graders

  • Dates:  June 12-16, 2017; July 10-14, 2017
  • Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Cost:  $350 (includes daily snack and t-shirt)

Theme: Discover a world of ILLUMINATING SCIENCE!  Your brilliant young scientist will have a glowingly good time magnifying their understanding of a heavy subject:  LIGHT!  Discover more about subjects such as lasers, lenses, and solar power.  The week will round out with games, crafts, a trip to the ARC pool, and a mission in the space simulator.

 

Enterprise Academy 
Enterprise Click Here to Register

Appropriate for rising 6th through 8th graders

  • Date:  July 17-21, 2017
  • Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Cost:  $350 (includes daily snack and t-shirt)

Theme: THE SUN - A STAR INTERFERED WITH.  Although Chattanooga will miss a total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, Enterprise Academy will blazingly go toward the light as we study and experiment on all things solar!  How does the sun impact us despite being 93 million miles from Earth?  We'll spotlight the sun's role as a light and heat source, as an oven, a navigational aid, and a timepiece.  And, there's always multiple opportunities to become astronauts and mission controllers in the space flight simulator, as well as building and launching model rockets. 

 

NEW for 2017!
Game Programming and Design Academy 
Gaming Click Here to Register

Appropriate for rising 6th - 9th graders

  • Date:  July 24-28, 2017
  • Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Cost:  $350 (includes daily snack and t-shirt)

Theme:  Learn the basics of video game programming and the game development process!  Using JavaScript language, we will write code to create titles, animation, character modeling, user interaction, particle effects, physics, and projectiles.  No prior experience is necessary, but good math skills are needed.