Camp Overview | The Women in Engineering Program at the Georgia Institute of Technology is hosting a week-long, day camp for middle school girls from June 8–12, 2020. This fun and interactive camp is designed to give girls an early introduction to the exciting world of engineering with the hope of inspiring them to eventually consider college majors and careers in engineering.
Camp Hours | Camp begins daily at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Drop-off and pick-up information will be provided upon acceptance.
Program Highlights | Students participate in a multitude of activities: exploring engineering and computer science through exciting hands-on projects, interacting with female undergraduate students and professional engineers, working on a project as a team with other students, and presenting the group’s findings Friday at the banquet.
Instructors and Facilities | TEC students are well supervised throughout the program by professional Institute staff and college student assistants. Engineering faculty and professionals teach courses in Chemical Engineering, Aeronautics, Robotics, and other topics. Seminars are held in Georgia Tech classrooms and laboratories, and the students take a guided campus tour.
Meals | Lunch is served daily as well as an afternoon snack
Who Should Apply? | Rising 7th and 8th grade girls who have an interest in science, math, or technology. The camp is limited to 40 students. Applicants are selected based on their essay and transcript
Registration | The registration fee for TEC Camp is $350.00, which covers tuition, meals, materials and supplies. Please do not send the program fee until your daughter is accepted to TEC Camp.
To Apply | Registration begins March 6, and the deadline to apply is April 12. An online application can be found at wie.gatech.edu/tec-camp
Maxwell High School’s Summer Adventures program is a four day, hands-on, learning experience that allows middle school students to explore a career path of their choice.
When: May 26 – May 29 from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Who: Current 6th, 7th, and 8th gradersRegistration will be from February 28 to May, 1 at Mypaymentsplus.com. The cost is $85.00 and will include a t-shirt. Program offerings below:
Automotive Services, Baking and Cupcake Decorating, Collision Repair, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Ed. Babysitting, Electronics-back by popular demand, Healthcare, Interactive Web Game Design, Jr. Fire Firefighter, Law & Justice
Gwen DannerSchool Counselor678-407-7139
Bring In Your Box Tops
PTSA is collecting BOX TOPS for EDUCATION for the school. Please send in your box tops to school to place in the collection bins located in the media center, cafeteria, and the front office. Thanks for your support!! Remember, each box top is worth $0.10 !!!
Thanks from the PTSA!
Save your Soda Tabs
Each tab is worth 10 seconds of chemotherapy to a child with cancer. This is a great, free way to help sick children. Save your soda tabs in a baggie, bring them to school, and turn them into the media center or your homeroom teacher. Let's collect together for a great cause! All tabs are donated to the Ronald McDonald House.