Goals for the camp:1. To help students prepare for academic excellence in their AP course(s).
2. To teach students how to manage a demanding course load by providing organizational and study skills that apply to college.
3. To give students a "taste" of several different AP courses including: English Language, Statistics, U.S. History, Government & Politics, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Human Geography, Psychology and Pre-AP Strategies (9th Graders/New AP Students only) so that they may consider these courses for the future.
4. To give students a jump start on their AP summer assignments.
Overview•Who: All Durham Public Schools students in grades 9-11 enrolled in an AP class for 2017-2018•What: An excellent opportunity to prepare for upcoming AP classes! ($30 is the cost per student- lunch is provided.)•When: Monday, July 10th to Thursday, July 13th from 8:30am-2:30pm (with optional summer assignment time 2:30-3:30)•Where: Durham School of the Arts, 400 North Duke Street, Durham, NC 27701
After submitting your application, you will receive an e-mail confirming your registration. Your confirmation will include a medical release form which MUST BE COMPLETED and returned the first day of camp. Students without this form cannot participate. If you have any questions concerning the DPS 2017 Summer Scholars Camp for AP Students, please contact Beth Cross at firstname.lastname@example.org.