Enrichment Vacation Academies

~VACATION ACADEMIES 2017~

We offer three different Enrichment Academy week opportunities, February (vacation week), April (vacation week) and if time allows a June Academy. Each Enrichment Academy offers four days of different diverse enrichment opportunities for children in grades K - 8. The Enrichment Academies are open to students from Bolton, Stow and Lancaster!

February Enrichment Academy - Closed
Thank you to all our devoted parents who allowed us the opportunity to share February vacation with their child or children!
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April Enrichment Academy Opportunities

Dates: 4/18 - 4/21
Tuesday - Friday
Six extraordinary opportunities!
Location: Mary Rowlandson Elementary School
Sibling Discount 10%
*A minimum of 15 participants is required to run each session.


Jester.pngOnline Registration 

Jester.pngAll payments should be made prior to April 15th using the Nashoba online payment system. Please use the link http://www.nrsd.net/families/online_payment_center to make your payment.

Jester.pngAll participants must bring a completed Nashoba Extracurricular Form  with them on the first day of the academy.
Participants will not be allowed to participate without this completed form.

~SESSION CHOICES~

Theatre Masks.pngPERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY - DANCE, SING, ACT AND PERFORM!

Come dance, act, improvise, and have fun over April vacation! Participants will experience two days of dancing activities with Ashley and two days of theatre activities with Peter! On Tuesday and Thursday students will learn various styles of dance including hip-hop, jazz, and contemporary. Each day will involve a mix of dancing, crafting, choreographing, improvisation, games and much more. Participants will also participate in choreographing a short group dance! On Wednesday and Friday, students will learn the basic elements of acting in front of an audience, articulation and projection, and self-expression through the art of acting, culminating in a performance of short scenes at the Talent Extravaganza Friday from 3:00 - 4:00!

SESSION ONE (MORNING)
Instructors: Ashley Bannish and Peter Murphy
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Grades: K - 2
Cost: $125.00

SESSION TWO (AFTERNOON)
Time: 12:30 - 4:00
Grades: 1 - 6
Cost: $125.00

Chemistry Lab.png  SENSATIONAL  SCIENCE - FOUR FABULOUS SCIENTIFIC  ACTIVITIES

Marvelous Machines - Wheel & Axle - Participants will build a balloon powered car.

Wacky Weather - Heating & Cooling of the Earth experiment - Participants will create their own tornado in a bottle.

Airplane Fun - Exploring how airplanes fly - Participants will design and create paper and lego airplanes.

Clouds are Cool - Discover how clouds are formed - participants will construct a cloud in a bottle.

SESSION THREE (MORNING)
Instructor: Margaret Passafiume
Time: 8:30 - 12:00
Grades: K - 3
Cost: $125.00

Black And White Pawns.png THE "NUTS & BOLTS" OF CHESS - CHESS MECHANICS!
Participants will design, create and build chess pieces with nuts and bolts as they learn, practice and play this famous game of strategy.

SESSION FOUR (AFTERNOON)
Instructor: Margaret Passafiume
Time: 12:30 - 4:00
Grades: K - 6
Cost: $125.00

Compass.png SURVIVAL CAMP - DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO SURVIVE ON A DESERTED ISLAND?

Participants will find out at Survival Camp! After your plane crash lands on an island in the middle of the Pacific you and your group must construct a shelter, build a fire, and scavenge for wild marshmallows, chocolate and the ever illusive graham cracker to survive until help arrives. Between the crash and rescue you will make your compass, plot a map of the island, and complete fun jungle obstacle courses for rewards and more! Come join April 18 - 21 and see if you have what it takes!

SESSION FIVE (ALL DAY)
Instructors: Bridget Hannigan and Andrew Wendt
Time: 8:30 - 4:00
Grades: 4 - 6
Cost: $225.00

On the Mark Archery LogoARCHERY - "Learn by playing" philosophy enables students to enjoy the excitement of shooting while practicing skills and fundamental aspects of the shot process embedded into the course. 

SESSION SIX (ONE HOUR/TUESDAY - FRIDAY)
Instructor: Mark Pirrello (ONTHEMARK ARCHERY
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 
Grades: 4 - 8
Cost: $96.00

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June Invention Camp 
NOW OPEN!

6/26 - 6/29
Monday - Thursday
Cost: TBA
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Mary Rowlandson Elementary School
ONLINE REGISTRATION

 
Camp Invention 2016 Memories...
Video: Jack Diefenbach



​Camp Invention 2015 Memories..
Video:  Bailey Tolliday