Middle School Summer Programs

MANHATTAN YOUTH MIDDLE SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAMS

FREE 4 Week Summer Program
July 10th-August 4th
Monday-Friday 9am-3pm
For Current Middle School Students 6th-8th grade.
Registration for Raising 6th graders will open April 3rd.

Build your own summer in our free flexible 4 week summer program. Select which program you would like to best fit your summer! Detailed below is what is being offered this summer!

****REGISTRATION OPENS at 12pm MARCH 6th, 2017****

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Locations:
FILM, TECHNOLOGY, and MUSICAL THEATER INTENSIVES
IS 289
201 Warren St. NY, NY 10282

CIRCUS INTENSIVE
Peck Slip School
1 Peck Slip, New York, NY 10038

SPORTS, ARTS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY- FULL -Click Here for Waitlist
Spruce St School
Spruce St. NY, NY 10038

IS 289
1 WEEK FILM INTENSIVE (Offered all 4 weeks)
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he one-week filmmaking workshops are fast-paced, intense and collaborative and offered each week.  In each group, 10-12 students work together to develop a story, from concept to screenplay, and produce an original short film. The collaborative process results in dynamic, original projects that could not have come from one mind alone. The incredibly short turnaround time - five days from concept to screening - creates the kind of high-energy environment that forges strong friendships and creative partnerships.
1 WEEK CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY INTENSIVE (First 2 weeks Only)
Immerse yourself in art and technology at Colab, CultureHub's summer intensive workshops for young people interested in new media and technology. At Colab, you'll create your own projects in collaboration with technology experts and seasoned professional teaching artists. In 5 days you will explore new techniques in coding, digital media, and video game programming in fun, hands-on modules.
4 WEEK Writer-Director FILM INTENSIVE * APPLICATION REQUIRED
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his month-long immersion program is for middle school students who want to take their skills to the next level, and develop their individual narrative styles. Each student will write and direct his or her own original film. Throughout the month, students will work together to help each other develop their stories, serve as sounding boards and test audiences for fellow auteurs, and work on each other's productions as cast and crew. *Application Required
4 WEEK MUSICAL THEATER INTENSIVE.*AUDITION REQUIRED
Waterwell's Summer Theater Intensive will provide intensive, conservatory style training to middle school students looking to expand their musical theater skills.  Along with taking classes in acting, singing, and dancing, students will have the opportunity to devise, rehearse and perform an original musical.  The staff will be comprised of professional teaching artists who have a strong background in the professional theater world.  Students will also have the opportunity to work with a professional playwright, take master classes with top quality Broadway artists, and have two public performances of their original musical. *Audition will be April 1st.

PECK SLIP SCHOOL
2 WEEK CIRCUS INTENSIVE (FIRST 2 WEEKS)
Professional performers from this world-renowned circus troupe have developed an interactive weeklong workshop where students learn to tumble, juggle, spin plates, hula hoop, perform clown skits, slapstick, acrobatics and aerial techniques. In addition to developing the essential skills required by circus performers, students will build a sense of teamwork, trust, perseverance and responsible risk-taking.  At the end of the 2 weeks students will perform a spectacular circus show full of joy and wonder.

SPRUCE ST. SCHOOL
SPORTS, ARTS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (Offered All 4 weeks)-FULL
This program allows Students and Parents to select the week, the day and the activity that best fits their summer schedule. Our goal based activities give students a chance to experience new accomplishments in Arts, Media, and Athletics. Please note students must sign-up for an AM and PM activity for the day selected. Pick the same classes each week or mix it up, you decide.

Morning

Afternoon

MONDAY

Drawing & Painting

Drawing & Painting

Tasty Science

Spa Science

Robotics

Engineering

Basketball

Soccer

Dance: Hip-Hop

Step Team

Flag Football

Basketball

 

TUESDAY

Video Game Design

Coding

Cooking

Cooking

Flag Football

Volleyball

Improvisational Theater

Step Team

Basketball

Soccer

Sculpture

D.I.Y

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY

Coding

Video Game Design

Cooking

Cooking

All Day Trip

All Day Trip

Lego Shipbuilding (All day)

Lego Shipbuilding (All Day)

Basketball

Basketball

 

 

 

THURSDAY

Robotics

Chess

Modern Art

Photography

Basketball

Volleyball

Tasty Science

Hip-Hop Dance

Flag Football

Soccer

Table Tennis

Table Tennis

 

 

FRIDAY

Improvisational Theater

Friday Showcase, Camp Party

DIY

Culinary Arts

 

Step Team

 

Special Event

 

 

SPECIAL EVENTS -TBA
Week 1: July 15th
Week 2: July 22nd
Week 3: July 29th
Week 4: August 5th  

TRIPS:
Week 1:  Wednesday, July 12th Brooklyn Bridge Park - Roller Skating
Week 2:  Wednesday, July 19th Laser Tag at Bowlmor Lanes
Week 3:  Wednesday, July 26th  Rock Climbing at The Cliffs -LIC
Week 4:  Wednesday, August 2nd   Coney Island Luna Park

For more information:
summerprograms@manhattanyouth.org
Call: 212-766-1104 ext 205