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Richland County School District One Summer SOAR 2018 Camp – Open to ALL students in state and out!

June 11 @ 9:00 am - June 14 @ 12:00 pm


Audience: 3rd – 8th graders

Summer SOAR week one theme and focus:  Gamers, Gnomes and Drones – STEM/Technology

Using the various robots, participants will focus on physical computing by bringing robotics projects to life using computer programming. The hands-on activities and challenges serve multi-purpose: introduce and reinforce STEAM concepts and their many applications and fundamentals learned in the classroom and building 21st Century Skills through:

  • Project Base Learning

  • Creativity

  • Problem solving

  • Engagement

  • Logic

  • Cognitive, Language, Social and emotional development

  • Critical thinking

  • Collaboration

Participants will work individually and in a group setting to create a final project that will be presented on the end of the camp week, June, 14th, 2018. The activities and challenges delivered throughout the camp will teach technology in a fun and engaging way which aligns with K-12 Computer Science Framework, content standards in ELA, Mathematics and Science, ITEEA standards in Technology Literacy, ISTE National Education Technology Standards, and overall preparation for South Carolina K-8 Computer Science requirement  beginning school year 2018- 2019 .

See the Host Schools for the appropriate ticket to purchase below:

JP Thomas Elementary – Host school for Arden, Forest Heights, Greenview, Hyatt Park and JP Thomas Elementary  Time: 9:00 am-10:00 am

Bradley Elementary – Host school for Bradley, Satchel Ford, Brennan, and Brockman Elementary Time: 9:00 am-10:00 am

S. Kilbourne Elementary – Host school for Burnside, Caughman Road, Meadowfield, Mill Creek, and S. Kilbourne Elementary Time: 9:00 am-10:00 am

Carver-Lyon Elementary – Host school for Burton Pack, Carver-Lyon, Watkins-Nance, AC Moore and Rosewood Elementary Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Hopkins Elementary – Host school for Gadsden, Hopkins, Webber, and Horrell Hill Elementary Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Sandel Elementary – Host school for Logan, Pine Grove, HB Rhame, Sandel, and EE Taylor Elementary Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

WA Perry Middle – Host school for Alcorn, WA Perry, and Sanders Middle Time: 9:00 am-10:00 am

Crayton Middle – Host school for Crayton and Hand Middle Time: 9:00 am-10:00 am

St. Andrews Middle – Host school for Gibbes and St. Andrews Middle Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Southeast Middle – Host school for Hopkins and Southeast Middle Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

**Before and afterschool care provided at all elementary school clusters by EdVenture and YMCA. A seperate registration is required through EdVenture or YMCA for before and aferschool care.

Behavior Policy: Each student is to participate and be respectful in class. There will be no texting, accessing personal email, or accessing non-class websites during class sessions. Participants may use cell phones, iPods, iPads, etc. during designated break times. We reserve the right to dismiss any student in response to inappropriate or unsafe behavior. There will be no refund for unused camp time if this occurs.


June 11 @ 9:00 am
June 14 @ 12:00 pm


Various Richland One Elementary and Middle Schools
Select Appropriate Host School Ticket
Columbia, SC