Course Information

The curriculum incorporates creativity, problem solving and development of high level thinking skills based on student interests and passions. The courses vary each year, but generally include some offerings in the visual and performing arts, math and/or science, language and literature.

Below are the titles of previous topics offered at YCSEP:

  • Aim, Shoot, Print - Digital Photography explorations
  • Dabbling in the Visual Arts
  • Itís All About You Ė Many, Mini Explorations Ė a Multiple Intelligences Sampler
  • Leadership
  • Life in the Deep Ocean
  • Mad Science and Nerdy Math
  • Movement and Games
  • Musical Performance
  • The Sounds of Stories
  • Water: Magic or Science
  • Whatís Your Story Matilda?
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Beauty and Culture
  • Donít Bug Me!
  • Guitar Jam! - Acoustic guitar for young beginners
  • Mad Kitchen Scientists
  • Physical Science Freak Out!
  • Sing With All Your Heart!
  • Spanish Mini Course
  • World Art
  • Writing Upside Down
  • Dawn of the Dinosaurs
  • Whatís Cooking?
  • Preserving Memories
  • Flight
  • Magnetism and Electricity
  • Engineering Buildings and Playgrounds
  • What Every Spy Needs to Know
  • Recycled Art
  • Bubble-ology
  • Classroom Campground
  • Poetry Jam

We have offered Digital Photography, Leadership, Guitar and Vocal Music each summer and rotate other classes based on student and staff interest.

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