Introduction to College Preparatory English- Rising 9th Grade Only
July 1 - July 19
8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Introduction to College Preparatory English is a 3-week enrichment class intended to benefit students registered in English 1 (not English 1 Accelerated) who seek reading and writing skills improvement to ensure academic success in English. Coursework includes daily close reading, reading quizzes, class discussions, group activities, and short-writing assignments on literary elements and issues within the Summer Reading novel. Writing strategies are taught sequentially beginning with diagnostic interviews, short paragraph writing, and finally a short essay that is assesses the organization and development of written expression. Due to the unique nature of this class, space is limited to 25 students.
Advanced Science Research- Rising 9th-10th Grade
June 17 - June 28
12:50 pm - 2:50 pm
The Advanced Science Research program offers students the unique opportunity to learn how to develop and conduct independent real-world scientific research. This enrichment class is distinctive in that it offers students practical laboratory experience from AMHS Science staff to support their future pursuit of professional-level research required for SYNOPSYS and COSMOS programs. In addition to receiving guidance from the mentor in the summer, ASR students receive support on campus with the conceptual framework underlying their research.
Sports Medicine and Athletic Training- Rising 9th-12th Grade
July 15 - July 19
9:00 am - 11:30 am
Have you ever considered a career in medicine? In this enrichment class, students receive hands-on instruction from AMHS Sports Medicine staff on preventive taping, wound care techniques, emergency care and prevention, and more. In order to receive CPR, AED and First Aid certification, students will be required to watch videos as part of the online ‘blended’ learning component, and then demonstrate the required hands-on CPR, AED and First Aid components during class. Due to the unique nature of this class, space is limited to 25 students.
Faith in Action- Rising 9th Grade Only
June 17-June 28: Session 1
8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
July 8- July 19: Session 2
8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
In this enrichment class, students team up with our AMHS Campus Ministry staff to deepen their relationship with God and others and put their faith into action with fun and engaging activities, including outreach projects to support local communities in need. Students need only to sign up for one session to fulfill the AMHS Christian Service requirement for freshman year. Registration for this camp closes on May 18, 2019. Due to the unique nature of this class, space is limited to 20 students. Registration for this camp closes on May 18, 2019.
Introduction to Woodworking Through Theatre- Rising 9th-12th Grade
June 10 - June 21
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to learn practical construction skills? In this enrichment class, students receive hands-on training from AMHS Theatre Tech staff on the safe use of power tools and basic building materials used in theatrical scenic construction. Construction skills required to design and build scenery from concept to installation onto the stage will be taught. By the end of class, students will have an increased knowledge of woodworking and have successfully designed and built scenery featured in the summer musical performance. Due to the unique nature of this class, space is limited to 20 students.