You are looking at the Summer Challenge 2024 course offerings.

Please Note: Registration for Summer Challenge 2024 will open on Sunday, February 4th at 4pm.

**We will be offering Algebra 1 for 6th graders as part of the Summer Stretch program. Registration for Stretch opens on February 11th at 4pm.**

Registration Tips:

  • Click the course title to read a full description.
  • Summer Challenge grade eligibility is determined by the current grade level of the student. A current 5th grade student during the 2023-2024 academic year will be considered a 5th grade student for the program.
  • Students may select up to three class choices during registration, but are only accepted into one class.
  • Qualifying documentation must be submitted before an application can be considered complete.
  • Students are only allowed one application per term. If adjustments need to be made to class selections, please email rcsummer@uw.edu. Any subsequent applications will be deleted.

For a full list of eligibility requirements and accepted documentation, click on 'Apply' on the right-hand menu.

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Course Title and Description Grade Focus Dates Class Times
3D Design and Printing - Section A**Class Full** 5, 6 Design & Engineering Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
3D Design and Printing - Section B**Class Full** 5, 6 Design/Engineering Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Adventurer's Guild: Role-playing Games for Everyone 5, 6 Role-playing Games Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Creative Writing: Gripping Tales, True-Life Sagas, and Magic Words**Class Full** 5, 6 Creative Writing Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Creative Writing: How to Write and Publish Your Own Book of Fiction 5, 6 Writing Jul 8 - 26 Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Creative Writing: Observation and Experience**Class Full** 5, 6 Creative Writing Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Digital Storytelling: My Past, Present, and Future 5, 6 Multimedia Production Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Dystopias and DNA**Class Full** 5, 6 Science & Literature Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Graphic Novels: Writing with Pictures**Class Full** 5, 6 Creative Writing Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Introduction to Robotics**Class Full** 5, 6 Robotics Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Next City - Section A 5, 6 Urban Design & Architecture Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Next City - Section B**Class Full** 5, 6 Urban Design & Architecture Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Philosophy for Young Scholars 5, 6 Philosophy Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
Physics of Roller Coasters**Class Full** 5, 6 Science Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
The Chemistry of Everything**Waitlist Only** 5, 6 Science Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm
To the Moon and Beyond! 5, 6 Science Jul 8 - 26 Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 2:20pm

Optional add-ons

Course Title and Description Grade Focus Dates Class Times
After-class Care 5, 6 After-class Care Jul 8 - 25 Monday - Friday, 2:20 - 4:30pm
Before-class Care 5, 6 Before-class Care Jul 9 - 26 Monday - Friday, 8:15 - 9:00am