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Summer Academies - Central Virginia Community College



Each year, Central Virginia Community College is pleased to offer an exciting line-up of career exploratory camps for elementary through high school students. The Summer Academies for 2016 saw record enrollment and met with rave reviews. Harnessing the power of STEM education and experiential learning, student participants gain valuable skills as they learn from field experts in some of the most in-demand careers now and in the future! Stay tuned for the 2017 line-up!

The 2016 CVCC Career Academies
  

Black Rocket Computer Camps (open to ages 8-14)
Two sessions will be offered for each week of camp. Availability will include a morning session from 8:30-11:30 a.m. for ages 8-11 and an afternoon session from 12:30-3:30 p.m. for ages 12-14.
App Attack - July 18-22, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Code Breakers - July 25-29, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Make Your First Video Game - August 1-5, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Minecraft Modders - July 11-15, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)

Middle School Academies (rising 6th-8th graders)
Aviation - two sessions available- June 6-10 and June 13-17, 2016 at Liberty University School of Aviation ($160/student)
Culinary Master Chef - August 3-5, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

*NEW CAMP ADDED - Culinary Master Chef - July 19-21, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

Emergency! (EMS) - July 13-15, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Explore Engineering - July 20-22, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student) FULL
Advanced Manufacturing - August 1-5, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Robots! - August 3-5, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Website Design - July 27-29, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

High School Academies (rising 9th-10th graders)
Advanced Engineering
- July 13-15, 2016 at EC Glass High School ($140/student)
Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) - July 20-22, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Culinary Master Chef - July 27-29, 2016 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

Registration will open April 1st

How to Register:

To register and pay electronically:

  1. Visit https://cvcc.augusoft.net/
  2. Create a user profile
  3. Register for desired 2016 Summer Academies
  4. Make your payment Online electronically
  5. A hard copy of the Student Information Form, Assumption of Risk Form, and Photography/Video Release Form are still required for all participants. Please download the packet, complete the forms, and submit via email to shortd@cvcc.vccs.edu or mail to: CVCC Workforce Solutions, Attn. Debra Short, 3506 Wards Road, Lynchburg Virginia 24502.

To register by phone:

  1. Please contact Workforce Development Administrative Office Specialist, Debra Short, by calling 434-832-7622.
  2. Download the student packet.
  3. Please sign and return the Student Information Form, Assumption of Risk Form, and Photography/Video release form via email to shortd@cvcc.vccs.edu or mail to: CVCC Workforce Solutions, Attn. Debra Short, 3506 Wards Road, Lynchburg Virginia 24502.

To register in person:
Visit our main office at 5108 Merritt Hall on the CVCC Main Campus located at 3506 Wards Road during normal business hours.

CVCC Career Academy Scholarships
A limited quantity of camp scholarships are available. Students with financial need for camp participation will receive priority. Please download and complete the application and mail/email to CVCC, Workforce Solutions, Attn. Debra Short, 3506 Wards Road, Lynchburg Virginia 24502 or shortd@cvcc.vccs.edu.

Should you have specific questions regarding the Summer Academy Program please feel free to contact:

Elizabeth Narehood, Workforce Development Coordinator at 434-832-7606 or narehoode@cvcc.vccs.edu

Debra Short, Workforce Development Administrative & Office Specialist at 434-832-7622 or shortd@cvcc.vccs.edu.   

 

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Central Virginia
Community College

3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg VA 24502�2498

Phone: 434.832.7607
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Located in Merritt Hall, Room 5108

OFFICE HOURS:
Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM