SRDS Spring Break Academy 2022 provides students an opportunity to maximize their learning experience beyond the normal school day. Classes are high interest, project-based, and designed for optimum student engagement.

All classes will be conducted in-person. The Academy will run 9:00AM-1:00PM, Monday-Thursday, March 14-17. Course registration begins immediately and will continue until March 1 (individual courses may close earlier) -- tuition is $200 or $250 for Pre-K - 6 classes. Register today for one of the following courses:

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2022 Spring Break Academy Courses for Grades Pre-K-6

Course: Creative Kids (Pre-K 3& Pre-K 4)
A fun filled week at SRDS! Each day will focus on a different theme engaging our youngest learners in fun activities in the arts, music and movement and literature.
Cost:  $200

Course: Creative Kids (Grades K-1)
A fun filled week at SRDS! Each day will focus on a different theme engaging our youngest learners in fun activities in the arts, music and movement and literature.
Cost:  $200

Course: Challenge Island (Grades K-3)
Get ready to chomp into some fin-tastic challenges on Shark Tooth Island©! You and a tribe-full of friends will test your STEAM savvy at action-packed destinations like Great White Bridges© and Blow Cart Beach©. Don't miss out on this amazing Challenge Island® adventure!
Cost:  $250

Course: Reader's Workshop (Grades 1-3)
This course is designed to promote and enrich the foundational reading skills so critical for the early grammar school years. This guided reading approach will emphasize the core skills needed for tackling literacy. The course will focus on the following elements critical to the reading process; Print Awareness, Phonological and Phonemic Awareness, Decoding, Fluency, Vocabulary, Spelling, Comprehension and Writing. A language-based project will be implemented daily as an extension activity of the day's lesson. Bring your mind, bookmark and imagination as we enter the exciting realm of courageous reading!
Cost: $200

Course: Writing and Performing an Original Play (Grades 4-6)
On day one, learn about the basics of playwriting, read sample scripts, brainstorm ideas for an original play, and work together to create a script. On day two, learn acting, improvisation, and memorization techniques, and take part in rehearsals for our show. Day three will take us deep into the rehearsal process where we will experiment with lots of different ways of approaching our scenes. On our final day, we will perform and record our show, then work with movie editing software to edit a final version to share with families. 
Cost: $200

Course: Codeapalooza: Coding + Design (Grades 4-6)
Like coding? Like design? Want to explore the connections between the two? Sign up for Codeapalooza, where coding and design meet! Whether you are new to coding or digital design or have experience, this course is for you! Design an interactive invention such as a drawing that can make music, a customized game controller, an interactive floor piano or dance pad, and more! Learn how to design 3D objects with code in BlocksCAD! Use Scratch to program micro:bits and Makey Makeys! Codeapalooza is a course where coding becomes tangible through physical computing. Learn about this universe while creating imaginative and unique projects.
Cost: $200

2022 Spring Break Academy Courses for Grades 7-12 Coming Soon