CONNECT Summer Enrichment Programs/Summer Camps

JCC summer camps

In order to register, you must complete a registration form and pay for your camp.  Links are located just below camp information.

Cooking Camp: Chef in Training!

Learn basic cooking techniques from an experienced chef. Ask questions, experiment with tastes, but most of all have FUN. Students should bring an apron for camp each day.

Dates: June 11 – June 14, 2018 (M/T/W/Thu) - Open to rising 5th and 6th graders
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Workforce Development Center, Clayton   
Fee: $103

Dates: June 18 - June 21, 2018 (M/T/W/Thu) - Open to rising 5th and 6th graders
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Workforce Development Center, Clayton   
Fee: $103

Dates: July 16 - July 19, 2018 (M/T/W/Thu) - Open to rising 7th and 8th graders
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Workforce Development Center, Clayton   
Fee: $103

Dates: July 23 - July 26, 2018 (M/T/W/Thu) - Open to rising 7th and 8th graders
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Workforce Development Center, Clayton   
Fee: $103

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Vic McCormick at kvmccormick@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 209-2595 for more information.

*Please email food allergies ahead of time to Vic McCormick*


Guitar Project Camp

Johnston Community College Guitar Project Camp provides innovative opportunity to development high school students into STEM career opportunities. Participants will take part in an intense six day guitar design/build project. Each participants will build his/her own custom electric guitar and will engage in student centered learning activities that relate the guitar design to specific math, science and engineering topics. Participants will leave this six day-long camp with their custom-made guitars, and an experience that will last a lifetime!

Open to rising 9th graders through 12th graders.

Dates: July 10-12 & July 17-19, 2018 (T/W/Thu) *Two Week Camp
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, Britt Building H116
Fee: $374

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Brian Worley at beworley@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2281 for more information.


CodeAthon!

CodeAthon! is appropriate for those interested in programming and robotics. Show your programming skills! Experience lots of FUN operating the JoCo RoBos robot TOT! Enhance your programming skills using LabView, a graphical programming platform used by most high school teams in the annual FIRST Robotics Competitions. Reprogram this year’s JoCo RoBos robot Tower of Terror (TOT) to drive itself. Refrigeration is provided. Snack and drink machines, as well as a microwave are provided. Students should wear comfortable clothes and closed toed shoes.

Open to rising 9th through 12th graders.

Dates: June 18 - June 21, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

Dates: July 9 - July 12, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375 for more information.


VEX ROBOTICS Camp!

VEX ROBOTICS camp! is appropriate for those interested in developing their problem solving, programming and mechanical skills. Become problem solving heroes of tomorrow! Students will have the experience of a lifetime building VEX ROBOTS.  Students will walk through the design and build a mobile robot to play a sport-like game.  During this process they will learn key STEM principles, and robotics concepts. Inspire-Create-Design-Build! Refrigeration is provided. Snack and drink machines, as well as a microwave are provided. Students should wear comfortable clothes and closed toed shoes.

Open to rising 9th through 12th graders.

Dates: June 18 - June 21, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

Dates: July 9 - July 12, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375 for more information.


PREP for Precalculus!

This an exciting and innovative math program designed to help students achieve their maximum academic performance in key Mathematics Concepts for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) achievement. Sessions will be taught by highly skilled, specially selected educators with extensive experience in advanced mathematics.

Get ahead of the game! PREP for Precalculus uses intentional strategies through adaptive learning modules to build, strengthen and promote students’ mathematical knowledge. In addition, highly skilled faculty will provide support and expert guidance to improve depth of knowledge, solidifying your algebraic, geometric and trigonometric skills giving you the EDGE for studies in COLLEGE LEVEL PRECALCULUS! Refrigeration is provided. Snack and drink machines, as well as a microwave are provided.

Open to rising 9th through 12th graders.

Dates: June 25-28, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375 for more information.


PREP for Calculus!

This an exciting and innovative math program designed to help students achieve their maximum academic performance in key Mathematics Concepts for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) achievement. Sessions will be taught by highly skilled, specially selected educators with extensive experience in advanced mathematics.

Get ahead of the game! This camp uses intentional strategies through adaptive learning modules to build, strengthen and promote students’ mathematical knowledge. In addition, highly skilled faculty will provide support and expert guidance to improve depth of knowledge, giving you the EDGE for studies in future HIGH LEVEL math, physics and engineering courses necessary for SUCCESS in JCC’s Associates in Engineering! Refrigeration is provided. Snack and drink machines, as well as a microwave are provided.

Open to rising 11th through 12th graders.

Dates: July 16-19, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375 for more information.


AQUA ADVENTURE (FLL Jr.)!

Find out where the water you use in your daily life comes from, and what happens on its way to you. Where will this current voyage carry you? Explore a challenge related to a real-world theme! Create a model using LEGO® WeDO 2.0 technologies and a poster about the team experience! Share the excitement of discovery at expos and showcases! Refrigeration is provided. Snack and drink machines, as well as a microwave are provided. Students should wear comfortable clothes and closed toed shoes.

Open to rising 1st through 5th graders. 

Dates: June 25-28 or (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

Dates: July 16-19, 2018 (M/T/W/Th)
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, STEAM Building
Fee: $160

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375 for more information.


Bad to the Bones: CSI Camp

Students will be taught how to process a crime scene and the many facets that go along with crime scene processing. Students will engage in a hands-on learning environment working with several items in forensic science such as fingerprinting, tire/shoe evidence, blood and much more! Students should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. Students may bring a bottled drink, lunch, and snack with them.

Open to rising 7th through 9th graders.

Dates: June 18 – June 21, 2018 (M/T/W/Thu)
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Johnston Community College, Public Safety Building
Fee: $153

  1. Complete the Registration Form
  2. Pay For Camp

Contact Cynthia Sullivan at cmsullivan@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2361 for more information.