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The first day of school is Wednesday, September 1. We will be fully in-person. All students must report to the school building by 8am.

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Morning Courses    9:00 am to 11:00 am

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Art Museum Exploration


M. Spiegel


To Register: mspiegel@uachs.org schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 9th 2021 to August 12th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 9:00-11:00

Course Description: Visit the Whitney Museum & Highline in NYC!  Students will be inspired by the exhibit at the Whitney Museum to create art masterpieces.

Field Trip: Whitney Museum NYC


For: Juniors and Seniors Only 

Mathematics Chess

Connections


F. Rodriguez


To Register: frodriguez@uachs.org  schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 9th 2021 to August 12th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 9:00-11:00

Course Description: Learning the connections between mathematics and chess. We will focus on making math and chess fun by preparing for competitions. We will have a field trip to the World Famous NYC Chess Arena Washington Square Park.

For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Live Science


C. Nguyen


For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors


To Register email: cnguyen@uachs.org schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 9th 2021 to August 12th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 9:00-11:00

Course Description: In this course, you will learn about the process of photosynthesis and the diversity of plant species. We will go on a hike and explore different plant species of the New Jersey Mountains. You will have the opportunity to explore different trails and wildlife. 

Hikes: Hemlock Falls South Mountain Reservation

Pyramid Mountain Tripod Rock

For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

College Process


J. Rice


To Register email:

jrice@uachs.org

schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 16th 2021 to August 19th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 9:00-11:00

Course Description: People always talk about how hard the college application process is; however, it doesn’t have to be. Come get a head start on the process while visiting some schools in NJ. 

University visits: Seton Hall University, Monmouth University

For: Seniors Only

 

Afternoon Courses    11:15 am to 1:15 pm

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Music Production


J. Rizzolo


To Register email: jrizzolo@uachs.org schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 9th 2021 to August 12th 2021

            August 16th 2021 to August 19th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 11:15-1:15

Course Description: Music Production will focus on using Soundtrap to create music. You will  learn how to create songs using loops, melodies and drum grooves that you create! 

For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Entrepreneurship

C.E.O. and the Business Plan


D. Kimmel


For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors


To Register email:  dkimmel@uachs.org  schenelle@uachs.org 

Dates: August 9th 2021 to August 12th 2021

            August 16th 2021 to August 19th 2021

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Times: 11:15-1:15

Course Description: In this course, you’ll review the basics of entrepreneurship while putting together a short plan for a future business.  

We will visit and meet with successful local businesses. 


For: Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors


To Register: Choose 1 morning course and 1 afternoon course. Then email the teacher of the courses. Please include your name, your child’s name, and your actively used email address.

 

Please call the school at (201) 200-3200 or Email ssawyer@uachs.org or schenelle@uachs.org to ask any questions. 


We will put all safety precautions in place to ensure that everyone is safe and secure. 


Everyone must wear a mask.


Thank you,

 
S. Sawyer

Assistant Principal