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Academy Bridge Program

Summer Enrichment for Incoming Freshmen


For incoming freshmen in all academies, this one-week program is offered in August. All academy programs run concurrently on campus with both academy-specific activities and combined activities.


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Academy of Engineering

Traditional Engineering

Students will be introduced to woodworking, metalworking, solid modeling, 3-D printing, laser cutting, and coding. By the end of this program, each student will learn to use various tools in the shop, master how to create graphic designs that can be laser engraved onto wood or metal, create 3-D models using industry-grade CAD software, and understand how to 3-D print.

Computer Science

Students will have the opportunity to learn both web development and web design basics. Throughout the program, every student will not only learn to create their very own websites from scratch, but understand the fundamentals of web development. These fundamentals include HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and each student will be well rounded in each.


Academy of Arts & Entertainment

Visual Arts

Students will be introduced to the use of camera equipment, including the digital management of photos and footage, along with editing, broadcasting, and phone photography. Additionally, students will dabble in different forms of artistic composition, including drawing and painting with watercolors. By the end of this program, students will have gained the necessary skill sets and entry-level knowledge recommended for potential visual art classes.

Performing Arts

Students will dabble between various forms of production art, including dance, public speaking, acting, and improvisation, while also learning about the behind-the-scenes aspects of costume and prop design. By the end of this program, students will have a solid grasp on the ins and outs of the world of performance at Rancho Campana High School.


Academy of Medical Sciences

Students will be exposed to hands-on experiments that teach proper lab safety and equipment usage, all while putting their newfound knowledge to use. Topics range from first aid and microorganisms to forensics and the human body, and there will be a special emphasis on the importance of mental health and the available resources on campus to help. By the end of this program, students will be well-prepared to enter the world of science coursework and gain the skill sets needed for high school success.

Registration Details


Dates

Monday - Friday, August 1st - August 5th

Location

Rancho Campana High School 4235 Mar Vista Dr, Camarillo, CA 93010

Time

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Fee: $195.00 (contact us at abp@rcmakes.com to request a need-based partial or full scholarship)