KEY Camp

WELCOME TO K.E.Y. 2017

PARENT/STUDENT ONLINE APPLICATIONS OPEN FEB. 23, 2017 AT 7 AM

TEACHER RECOMMENDATION ONLINE LINK OPENS FEB. 23, 2017 AT 7 AM


Please remember a completed application consists of parent/student application AND an educator recommendation.


Only completed applications will be accepted for approval.

Application deadline: March 31, 2017.

What:
  • A one-week summer resident program for youth with special abilities and talents (academic, intellectual, creative, visual or performing arts).
Where: 
  • Casper College, 125 College Drive, Casper, WY  82601
When:   
  • Week 1: June 11-17, 2017
  • Week 2: June 18-24, 2017
  • Week 3: June 25-July 1, 2017

    *Roommate requests are no longer accepted for the KEY program. Roommates are selected randomly with gender and age as guidelines. 

Who: 
  • High ability students who are entering grades 6 or 7 in the fall of 2017. Students must be recommended by a classroom teacher or educator.
Why: 
  • To offer unique experiences for youth in the areas of science, computers, visual and performing arts, history and more.  A staff of excellent instructors will teach and direct special projects in these areas.
Cost: 
  • The $625 fee includes room and board, recreational fees, classroom and laboratory materials, physical education equipment, and computer usage.  In addition to the teaching staff, there is an evening activities director, 12 counselors, and a nurse/dorm director.  
  • For scholarship opportunities please contact your school, school district (BOCES) and local agencies such as Kiwanis, Eagles, Elks, or Lions. Individual fundraising is also a great way to raise money for the cost of camp (car washes, bake sales etc.).
Applying:
  • Applications will be available online by clicking here on/after February 23, 2017. Applications are not considered complete until the educator AND parent/student forms have been submitted. Program may fill with qualified applicants before the stated deadline.

    *Roommate requests are no longer accepted for the KEY program. Roommates are selected randomly with gender and age as guidelines. 

Enrollment is limited. Priority will be given to those students who are highly recommended according to the date completed applications are received.  Completed applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served, space-available basis until the program is full.  Letters regarding acceptance will be sent to students on April 6.

NEW CAMP COMING SUMMER 2017:

CYBER SCIENCE CAMP

THIS CAMP IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE ENTERING GRADES 8 OR 9 IN THE FALL OF 2017

  • Minecraft Modders

  • App Attack

  • Create Your First Video Game

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION: http://www.caspercollege.edu/events/cyber-science-camp

Contact:
For more information, call Laura Ryan at 307-268-3399 or email laura.ryan@caspercollege.edu.