Summer Avalanche - Clay Battelle Style!

Last Updated: 4/27/2021 4:43 PM

Clay Battelle

Summer Avalanche 2021

A PDF of all available programs can also be downloaded here!

Bridge to Math 1 & Beyond (ONLINE) – Spend this summer strengthening your mathematical skill sets in preparation for Math 1 and beyond during this eight-week, online summer course that will provide weekly instructional videos, practice activities and live instruction and assistance with MCS certified teachers. This online format will benefit high school students working summer jobs and participating in other Summer Avalanche sessions. Practice on your own time, in your own way!

DATES: June 14-August 8 GRADES: 9-12


Write On! – Students will be encouraged to unleash their most inventive selves in this eight-day creative writing crash course that will culminate with some diverse works of literary art.

DATES: July 6-9 (Tuesday-Friday); July 12-15; July 19-22

TIMES: 9:00-11:30 AM GRADES: 6-12


Audio Recording & Technology – Students will get a crash course in the production and engineering side of music in this eight-day program that will focus on the fundamentals of mixing and mastering. Students will be challenged to complete the recording and production of a song performed by musicians, allowing them to build some practical experience as they learn!

DATES: July 12-22

TIMES: 9:00-11:00 AM GRADES: 9-12  Incorrect listing


Intro to Woodworking – Students will get an introduction to the world of woodworking through this four-day program that aims to send them home with a beautiful finished product!

DATES: July 12-15

TIMES: 9:00-11:30 AM GRADES 7-12


Advanced Woodworking – This four-day advanced woodworking course will utilize a new industrial wood lathe to teach students specialized skills that will help them create rolling pins, beautiful bowls and more! DATES: July 19-22

TIMES: 9:00-11:30 AM GRADES: 9-12


ACT & SAT PREP – These four-day programs will better prepare incoming juniors and seniors for ACT and SAT examinations through practice and Q&A sessions.

DATES: July 19-22 (ACT Prep); July 26-29 (SAT Prep) TIMES: 9:00-11:30 AM GRADES: 11-12