Summer

Summer at Athena Academy

June 19-July 28, 2017

Athena Academy
525 San Antonio Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94306

Week of June 19th

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Steel Drum, African and Brazilian Drumming and Carnival Art

Date: Monday, June 19th – Friday, June 23rd
Time: 8:30am-3:30pm
Grade: 3rd-8th graders

Cost: $500/week

A week of Steel Drum, African and Brazilian drumming combined with Carnival Art classes and fun sports activities. Participants will learn Trinidadian, Brazilian and West African Music on authentic instruments from a group of nationally renowned teachers. Students will focus on the steel drum, the national instrument of Trinidad and Tobago as well as Djembe and Dun Dun drums from Guinea, West Africa and a variety of Samba drums and bells from Brazil.

Daily classes and rehearsals will culminate in a Friday afternoon performance showcasing the music learned during the week. In addition, students will have a daily art class focusing on carnival art-making t-shirts, banners, posters and flags for their band to use in the final concert. Daily fun sports activities will also be included. Enrollment is open to students grades 3-8, beginning to experienced levels.

The fee includes use of all instruments and art supplies.

Week of June 26th

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Athena Academy Academic Camp - FULL

Date: Monday, June 26th – Friday, June 30th
Time: 8:30am-3:30pm
Grade: 1st-8th graders

Cost: $700/week

Summer at Athena Academy is proud to offer a week long skills program for dyslexic students entering grades 1 – 8. This program is specifically designed, utilizing Athena Academy’s unique teaching approach, to help dyslexic students build foundational skills for learning.

Our highly trained, dedicated teachers will work with the students on understanding the way their brain’s work and through multi-sensory, skills based instruction teach them to use their visual-spatial strengths when learning. The incorporation of our project based curriculum will engage the students with meaningful and fun content that will allow them to apply the skills being taught.

This program is a great way to minimize summer learning loss and boost student learning.

Week of July 3rd

(No camps this week)

Week of July 24th

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Athena Academy Academic Camp

Date: Monday, July 24th – Friday, July 28th
Time: 8:30am-3:00pm - Pick up by 3:30pm
Grade: 1st-8th graders

Cost: $700/week

Summer at Athena Academy is proud to offer a week long skills program for dyslexic students entering grades 1 – 8. This program is specifically designed, utilizing Athena Academy’s unique teaching approach, to help dyslexic students build foundational skills for learning.

Our highly trained, dedicated teachers will work with the students on understanding the way their brain’s work and through multi-sensory, skills based instruction teach them to use their visual-spatial strengths when learning. The incorporation of our project based curriculum will engage the students with meaningful and fun content that will allow them to apply the skills being taught.

This program is a great way to minimize summer learning loss and boost student learning.