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WELCOME TO KEY 2021
 
Applications will be available FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26.
 
What is KEY
Knowledge Enrichment for Youth (KEY) is a one-week summer residential program for young people who are intellectually curious and excited to learn.

Where
Casper College, 125 College Drive, Casper, Wyoming  82601
 
When
  • Week 1: June 13-19, 2021
  • Week 2: June 20-26, 2021
  • Week 3: June 27-July 3, 2021
Who
High ability students who are entering grades 6 or 7 in the fall of 2021.
 
Why
To offer unique educational experiences for young people in a breadth of subject areas. Excellent teachers and camp counselors will guide student learning and interactions. Students will return home with new skills, energy, and friends.
 
Cost
The $640 fee includes instruction, room and board, classroom and laboratory materials, extracurricular activities, supervision, and a t-shirt. Campers stay in the secured residence halls. Teachers, a nurse, a head counselor, counselors, and a coordinator all support campers during their time at camp.
 
Scholarships may be available through your school or school district or organizations such as Kiwanis, Eagles, Elks, Lions, or BOCES. Individual fundraising is also a great way to raise money (car washes, bake sales, etc.).
 
Important Dates
  • Applications open: Friday, February 26, 2021
  • Application deadline: Friday, March 26
  • Notified of acceptance or waitlisted via email: Friday, April 2
  • $150 deposit due: Friday, April 23
  • Final payment due: Friday, May 14
Online Applications
Only completed applications will be considered. A completed application consists of the parent/student application and teacher recommendation.
 
  • Enrollment is limited. The program may fill with qualified applicants before the application deadline. Completed applications are accepted first-come, first-serve until the program is full.
  • There is no fee to apply.
  • Parents will receive an email notifying them if their child has been accepted into the program or is on the wait list.
      Apply Online: The link will be available at caspercollege.augusoft.net on February 26, 2021.
 
      Teacher Recommendation Form: The link will be available at caspercollege.augusoft.net on  Friday, February 26, 2021.
 
Wait Lists
If we receive your application and the camp is full, we will place you on the wait list and notify you via email. We will contact you if an opening becomes available.
 
Payments
Payment must be paid in full by May 14. No exceptions.
 
Cancellation Policy
You must cancel your registration 20 or more business days before your camp start date to receive a refund for camp tuition less the deposit fee. There is no refund if you cancel 19 or fewer business days before the camp start date. The camp start date is the Sunday of the camp week you will be attending.
 
Contact
Call Melanie Dawson at 307-268-3399 or email melanie.dawson@caspercollege.edu for more information.