2019 Enrichment / Arts / Theatre Camps

Houston Academy will host several enrichment camps and programs this summer that are OPEN to the Wiregrass. Check out the list below and sign up soon! If you have any inquiries, email Mr. Brian Hart at hartb@houstonacademy.com. If you’d like to go ahead and register for a camp, you can by clicking here.

Extreme Science Camp (Lower School)

Instructor:  Paula Dean & Karrie Hart

Grades:  2nd – 4th

Dates:  July 29 – Aug 1 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  10:00am – 12:00pm

Cost:  $200.00

Location:  Room 411

Class Size:  20

Brief Description:  Close your summer with wacky science experiments! Inquire, plan, and observe like a true scientist. Discover & create through experimentation to explore concepts of earth science, life science, & physical science. New Projects!

Extreme Science Camp (Middle School)

Instructor:  Paula Dean & Karrie Hart

Grades:  5th – 8th

Dates:  July 29 – Aug 1 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  2:00pm – 4:00pm

Cost:  $200.00

Location:  Room 411

Class Size:  20

Brief Description:  Close your summer with wacky science experiments! Inquire, plan, and observe like a true scientist. Discover & create through experimentation to explore concepts of earth science, life science, & physical science. New Projects!

Reading Comprehension Grades 5K-2 and 3-6

Instructor:  Emily Blumberg

Grades:  5K – 2nd (10am – 12pm) | 3rd – 6th (1pm – 3pm)

Dates:  July 15-18 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  5K – 2nd (10am – 12pm) | 3rd – 6th (1pm – 3pm)

Cost:  $125.00

Special Instructions: Fee will include snacks.

Class Size: Minimum 5

Brief Description:  5K – 2 – This class focuses extensively on teaching your child how to build reading fluency, solid phonics, and develop strong comprehension skills.

3 – 6 – This class focuses extensively on teaching your child how to build reading fluency, decode troublesome words, and develop strong comprehension skills.

Power ACT Preparation Classes

Instructor:  Starla Lewis, Wanda Emblom & Cindy Huff

Grades:  10th – 12th

Dates:  July 9-11 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  9:00am – 12:00pm

Cost:  $125.00

Special Instructions: 

Class Size: Minimum 10

Brief Description:  Power ACT Preparation Classes provides time-tested instruction and support on each of the five ACT tests. Our goal is to teach students test-taking strategies and techniques and to provide practice in order to enhance student performance on the ACT Tests.

Math Review

Instructor:  Sandra Egan

Grades:  Rising 6th on grade level math

Dates:  July 16-18 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  9:00am – 11:30am

Cost:  $125.00

Special Instructions: Bring pencils and water. Snacks provided.

Class Size: Minimum 4

Brief Description:  Get a jump on 6th grade math. Come and review some skills and learn new things that will help in the coming year.

Math Camp Rising 4th Grade

Instructor:  Eve Espy

Grades:  Rising 4th Graders

Dates:  July 16 -18 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  9:00am – 11:00am

Cost:  $125

Special Instructions:

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Brief Description:  We review lots of math concepts in order to get ready for fourth grade!

Become a citizen of the world!

Instructor:  Vanessa Howell

Grades:  5K – 3rd

Dates:  July 15-17 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  10:00am – 12:00pm

Cost:  $90

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Brief Description:  Children will learn about and engage other countries and customs through activities and games unique to those cultures.

Math / Building Number Sense

Instructor:  Segrid White

Grades:  Rising 3rd

Dates:  July 30 – Aug 1 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  10:00am – 12:00pm

Cost:  $125

Special Instructions:  Snacks will be provided.

Class Size:  Max 10

Brief Description:  Students will play games to build number sense, review multiplication facts, and learn how to LOVE MATH!

Kick-Off to Kindergarten!

Instructor:  Connie Capaldo

Grades:  Rising 5K students

Dates:  July 29 – Aug 1 (Click Here to Register)

Times:  9:30am – 11:30am

Cost:  $100

Special Instructions: 

Class Size: 10

Brief Description:  Have fun while reviewing letter sounds to be ready for kindergarten! We will practice blending words, writing the sounds we hear, and playing with sight words. Planned activities will refresh the skills they need to smoothly transition into the start of kindergarten.