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SMART SUMMER FUN! District 2’s STEM camps and JumpStart program will offer exciting learning opportunities for students this summer.

Clipart image of a sun with the words summer programs Registration forms will be available Monday, April 1, in schools’ front offices, and must be submitted -- along with a $25 non-refundable registration fee--by Friday, April 26. Space in each program is limited, and seats will go fast!

For more information, contact Valerie DiFresco, Summer School Principal, at 630-766-5940, ext. 1123 or vdifresco@bsd2.org.

 

STEM Camps

Explore! Build! Create! Students in Grades 2-7 can develop their creative problem-solving skills through a variety of different one-week camps filled with fun, hands-on activities designed to spark students’ interest in science, technology, engineering, and math.

2019 STEM Camp 1

  • Dates: June 10-14 
  • Hours: 8-10:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.-1p.m. 
  • Costs: $25
  • Grades: 2-4
  • Location: Blackhawk Middle School, 250 S. Church Road, Bensenville 

2019 STEM Camp 2

  • Dates: June 17-21 
  • Hours: 8-10:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.-1p.m. 
  • Costs: $25
  • Grades: 5-7
  • Location: Blackhawk Middle School, 250 S. Church Road, Bensenville 

JumpStart (ENROLLMENT FULL FOR SUMMER 2019!)

Incoming sixth graders can meet teachers, make new friends, and learn about Blackhawk through this fun and informative program. Jumpstart will help them transition from elementary to middle school by introducing them to the sixth-grade math and English/language arts curriculums, and by exposing them to new routines such as locker combinations, lunchroom procedures, and class schedules.

  • Dates: June 17-21 
  • Hours: 8 a.m.-noon  
  • Costs: $60
  • Grade: 5 
  • Location: Blackhawk Middle School, 250 S. Church Road, Bensenville