New! Summer Engineering Camp
EXPLORE ENGINEERING for High School Juniors & Seniors
Explore Engineering Brochure
Week long camp - June 23 to June 27, 2014, 9am-4pm
High School Students who successfully complete camp will earn one college credit.
- Modeled after UW-Platteville's program, this one-week course is designed to help juniors and seniors gain a better understanding of the field of engineering
- Site Visits to area firms, including Regal Ware, Signicast, Creative Design Network, and LacLawrann
- Students will spend time with local engineers and then perform hands on experiments to further understanding
- Instructor: Guy Campbell, a UW-Washington County and UW-Platteville Mechanical Engineering lecturer
Moraine Youth Choir
Moraine Youth Choir (MY Choir) is for ages 8 and up and requires no audition. This group focuses on discovering melody and rhythm through playing (flutophone) and singing, as well as on developing group choral skills. Each child receives his/her own flutophone.
A place where you belong! Discover and explore the powerful rhythms, moving melodies, and stunning harmonies of world music. MY Choir will focus on discovering melody and rhythm through playing (flutophone and drums) and singing, as well as on developing group choral skills together. MY Choir will further develop group choral skills and vocal technique as we discover melody, rhythm, and harmony in music of many styles from around the world.
Math Placement Test Prep Workshop
Have your math skills grown rusty? Are you anxious about getting a good score on the math placement test? If so, take the upcoming workshop. $139.00 and ten hours could save you four months!
Your math placement test measures your math skills and your score indicates at what level you start your college math. Placing in the appropriate college level course can save you time and money.
The workshop will cover decimals, fractions, percentages, integers, basic equations and basic geometry. The workshop is designed to ease math anxiety and help students feel more confident about taking the math placement test necessary to register for credit courses at college.
The Math Placement Test Prep Workshop is a non-credit class designed to help students optimize their success on the math placement test.
Where: UW-WC, Professor Thapa
ACT Exam Preparation
This three-session course is designed to assist you in preparing for the ACT assessment exam, and is just in time for the fall testing dates. Topics covered include test-taking strategies, English, Math, and Science. Students will also take a practice exam and receive the results in time to brush up before taking the ACT exam. Participants receive a 532 page study guide. Lunch on Saturday is included with tuition.
Fall Dates - TBA
Washington County Youth Orchestra
Join us in playing the standard concert repertoire, such as Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, and Wagner, along with the not-so-standard, such as Video Games Live. We have several talented section coaches to lead our monthly sectional rehearsals. Middle and high school musicians are welcome to audition. Contact Mary Kurer for more information about the Washington County Youth Orchestra.