The purpose of the Sunday Academy is to generate an interest in math, science, engineering and technology among high school students through involvement in constructivist and hands-on/minds-on activities.
The students will be given an opportunity to meet together in an informal friendly atmosphere at Nueta Hidatsa SahnishCollege and be presented with day-to-day problems involving standards-based math, physics, chemistry, engineering and technology.
Each tribally enrolled student who attends and participates in these sessions will be eligible to receive a $25.00 stipend. Lunch will be included for all.
All high school students are eligible to participate in the academy. No specific criterion for selection is necessary. Priority will be given to juniors and seniors and the students who participated in the Sunday Academy program and/or the Summer Camp.
A total of 30 students will be selected evenly from each of the four area high schools. To ensure a spot in the program, it is highly recommended to return your application before the first Sunday Academy.
There will be Seven academies meeting once a month at NHSC from 10:30 to approximately 3:00:
Sept. 18, October 16, November 13, December 11, January 22, February 12, and March 5,2022