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Pre-College Programs

Discovery (Grades K-6)/Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

Registration

Registration is now open for 2022! Registering online gives you immediate access to scheduling classes.

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Overview

Summer enrichment courses at Wright State University are designed to encourage your child’s creativity and enthusiasm for learning. Pre-College Programs is pleased to offer summer enrichment for students entering grades K-9. Students who desire a challenge, are interested in learning and personal growth, and have the motivation to succeed are encouraged to take advantage of these hands-on, exploratory courses. Teachers and professionals from the Miami Valley provide exciting, educational, and challenging learning environments that encourage creativity and critical thinking. All courses are held on the Dayton campus of Wright State University.


COVID-19 Protocols

Welcome to Wright State University’s Summer Enrichment Program. This year’s program will follow COVID-19 approved protocols. To do so, we require assistance from parents. 

Health Assessment

Parents/guardians will receive and be required to agree and acknowledge that they will follow daily heath monitoring practices for their child(ren) 

Instructional Supplies

Students will bring their own high-touch classroom materials from home. Those include scissors, pencils, pens, crayons, markers, glue, and glue sticks. Materials provided by Pre-College will be handed out each day and nothing is to be shared.

Face Coverings

As of April 1, 2022, The university's on-campus mask policy will now follow the CDC community risk level for Greene and Mercer Counties. The risk level is currently considered low, or green, in both counties. Therefore, following CDC guidelines, masks are no longer be required on campus, If the risk level returns to yellow, masks will once again be required in classrooms and lab settings, and if red, inside all campus buildings.

Social Distancing

Students, staff, and instructors will maintain social distancing whenever possible.

Classrooms

Classrooms being used all have a COVID capacity of 15 or more.

Discovery Morning Recreation Break

Students will be instructed to be seated while eating. All recreation equipment will be sanitized before and after use.

Lunch Break

Students will bring their own lunches. Students must be seated while eating. Recreation equipment will be sanitized before and after use.

Water

Please send a large filled water bottle (one that your child can carry) with your child each day. Please include additional drinks for their lunch and snack. We will be outdoors as much as possible this summer.

Participant Illness

In the event that a participant becomes ill while on campus, the parent/guardian will be contacted. Students will be isolated in 116 Allyn Hall. Parents will be expected to pick up their children immediately.

Contact Tracing

If we are notified of any student contracting COVID-19, and your student has been identified as being in their class, or near them, for an extended period of time you will be notified by email and by phone. Should this happen, CDC guidelines for quarantine will be enforced. Refunds will be given based on class days that are canceled. 


2022 Summer Course Information

Weekly Fee 

The fee for each session is $140. A registration deposit of $70 per session is due with each application. The registration deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE after acceptance into the selected course. The balance due must be paid in full two weeks prior to the start of the session. Any payments made after the balance due date will be charged a $10 late fee. Pre-College Programs reserves the right to cancel any registrations if payments are not made by the given due date. After May 1, 2022, a fee of $10 per course will be charged to change a course selection once a student is officially enrolled in the program.

Confirmation of Registration

Upon acceptance, you will receive an email confirmation of your student’s registration.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellation/Refund Policy: The registration deposit of $70 per session is NON-REFUNDABLE after acceptance into a selected course. All requests for refunds due to cancellation must be submitted in writing. A fee of $35 will be deducted from refunds requested after May 1, 2022. Course changes or cancellations will not be accepted past the registration deadline. In the event that a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, a full refund will be issued. Refunds will not be issued for students dismissed for disciplinary reasons.

Extended Care

Is available for parents who need to drop their student(s) off and/or pick up their student(s) before or after normal program hours of 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Parents who take advantage of the Extended Care option may drop off their student(s) between 7:30-8:00 a.m. and must pick them up by 5:30 p.m. The Extended Care option is an extra $55 per session, per student. There is a limited enrollment of 30 students per Extended Care session. Registration deadline for Extended Care, providing space is available, is the Wednesday prior to the start of each session at noon. A charge of $10 for every five minutes late during pickup time will be charged.

Lunch

Students should bring a mid-morning snack and sack lunch with a drink each day. There is to be no sharing or trading of items.

Recreation

Students should bring their swimsuit and towel on Tuesdays and Thursdays for swimming.

Supplies

Students will bring their own high-touch classroom materials from home. Those include scissors, pencils, crayons, markers, glue, and glue sticks. Materials provided by Pre College will be handed out each day and nothing is to be shared.

Discipline Policy

It is expected that students will take responsibility for their own behavior and act appropriately to foster a positive environment for all participants. If a student should act inappropriately during the program, a warning will be given to the student and to the parents on the day of the infraction. If inappropriate behavior recurs, the child will be removed from the class and may be removed from the program. Severe or malicious infringement of the Discovery rules or policies will result in immediate dismissal from the program.

Holiday

No classes will be held on Monday, June 20, 2022, and Monday, July 4, 2022. All fees will remain the same for that week.


2022 Courses

Week 1: June 6—10, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 1 is June 1, 2022. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 2: June 13—17, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 2 is June 8, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 3: June 21—24, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 3 is June 15, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 4: June 27—July 1, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 4 is June 2, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 5: July 5—8, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 5 is June 29, 2022. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 6: July 11—15, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 6 is July 6, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 7: July 18—22, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 7 is July 13, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 8: July 25—29, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 8 is July 20, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)

 

Week 9: August 1—5, 2022

The registration deadline for Session 9 is July 27, 2022.  Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Discovery (Grades K-6)

Grades K-1
Grades: 2-3
Grades 4-5-6

Camp Odyssey (Grades 7-9)