Week 8

July 19-23, 2021

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  • Zoo Crew

    July 19-23 | 9:00-10:30 AM
    For girls and boys entering grades JK-K
    Read books about zoo animals, learn about natural habitats with hands-on projects, go on a walking safari, and more.

    instructor: Jane Dodge (Hutchison graduate and education major)
    cost: $150
  • Artrageous

    July 19-23 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 1-4
    Create original works of art using various techniques and media.

    instructor: Martha Berge (lower school art teacher)
    cost: $200
  • Basketball Clinic

    July 19-23 | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls entering grades 5-8
    instructor: Thomas Jones (varsity basketball coach, AAU coach, and basketball trainer)
    cost: $150 or $35 per day
  • Cheerleading

    July 19-23 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades JK-1
    instructor: Ashlee Marshall (JK assistant teacher and former cheerleader)
    cost: $200
  • Creative Writing: Short Stories

    July 12-16 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 6-8
    Humans are storytellers. In this week-long creative writing class focused on short fiction, participants will draft, edit, revise, and prepare to publish an original short story that meets the criteria for submission in the 2021 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition. Writers will workshop their narratives and wrap up the week with a read aloud.

    instructor: Robin Avant (English teacher Desoto County schools and Northwest Mississippi Community College)
    cost: $200
  • JustMy Young Journalist Summer Camp

    Dates/Times: July 12-23; 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    For girls and boys entering grades 9-12
    More information to come!

    instructors: Jerome Robinson and JustMy Staff
    cost: $200
  • Make a Day of it with SPARK Day Camp

    June 1-August 13
    9:00 am-3:00 pm (early and aftercare available)
    Combine Center for Excellence summer camps with SPARK Day Camp for the best of both worlds - a full-day camp experience and specialty camp offerings.

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  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    July 19-23 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 4-6
    Explore projects in sustainability through reusing and recycling to help reduce waste. Create recycled paper art and jewelry, plastic bag weavings, and bleach dyed clothing to name a few.

    instructor: Loren Madore (SCS middle school math teacher)
    cost: $225

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    Amanda Killen 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2460
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    Brianna Lofton 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2489

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