• PLEASE USE ONE SLOT PER STUDENT AND LIST THE NAME OF THE STUDENT.

    PLEASE ADHERE TO THE AGE REQUIREMENTS WHEN REGISTERING FOR CLASSES.

    PLEASE DO NOT SIGN YOUR STUDENT UP FOR MULTIPLE CLASSES IN THE SAME TIME SLOT.  THIS IS UNFAIR TO OTHER STUDENTS TRYING TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES.  IF STUDENTS ARE SIGNED UP FOR MULTIPLE CLASSES THE GT DEPT WILL RANDOMLY DELETE THE REGISTRATION FOR ONE OF THE CLASSES.


SPARKS is a summer enrichment program sponsored by the Jeffco Schools Gifted & Talented Department designed to SPARK the imagination and creativity of learners. Through a stimulating and supportive learning environment, students are nurtured as they experience unique intellectual challenges, leadership development, artistic opportunities, creative expression, as well as critical and creative problem solving. 
LOCATION:  Golden High School  701 24th St, Golden, CO 80401

Dates/Times:  July 10-21, 2017, 8:30-3:30.  Courses run over the entire two weeks (9.5 days). Friday the 21st consists of a share fair in the morning only.  
                    
  • Classes begin at 8:30 and end at 3:30.  
  • Please be prompt when dropping off and picking up. 
  • Before and after school care is not available.  

Lunch:  Lunch is NOT provided, and there is no food available for purchase.  If your child is staying more than half the day, you must provide a lunch.

Course Offerings:  See the menu on the left bar.

Registration:  February 1 - April 1, 2017

Medical Forms:  Medication Agreement
                            Anaphylaxis Plan
                            Asthma Care Plan

Scholarships:  Scholarship Application   DUE BY APRIL 1, 2017.  Please return via email to Lisa.Delameter@jeffco.k12.co.us or fax to 303-982-6993.  You may also mail the completed application to the address below.
    • Scholarships are limited and not guaranteed.
    • Proof of financial need (this is optional and will not lesson your chances of receiving a scholarship if documentation is not provided).
    • Decision notifications will be sent to all applicants via email by April 5, 2017.
                           

Fees & Billing:
  • Quarter Day (1.5 hours of daily instruction) - $135
  • Half Day (3 hours of daily instruction) - $250
  • Three Quarter Day (4.5 hours of daily instruction + lunch time) - $325
  • Full Day (6 hours of daily instruction + lunch time) - $400
  • Some courses have an additional fee or materials request.  Please see the course descriptions for details.
  • Jeffco students will be billed through their Jeffco accounts and payments should be made through Parent Portal:  Access Jeffco Connect  by June 1, 2017.
  • Payment must be made in full by the start of classes in order to be able to attend.
  • For out of district students, call to pay by credit card, send check or money order payable to Jeffco Schools GT prior to July 1, 2017 to:

Gifted & Talented Department
1829 Denver West Dr. #27
Golden, CO  80401

If you have questions regarding fees, please contact:


All classes are all 2 weeks long

Morning Hours

Supervised Lunch & Recess

Afternoon Hours

Session 1

8:30-10:00

Session 2

10:00-11:30

11:30-12:30

Session 3

12:30-2:00

Session 4

2:00-3:30

Session 1/2 Day AM  (considered 2 Sessions)

8:30-11:30

Session 1/2 Day PM (considered 2 Sessions)

12:30-3:30



   

Looking for an extension to SPARKS for an older child?  Ignite Summer Enrichment Camp is opening this year at Wheat Ridge High School with three strands for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th graders. Registration is now open.  Learn more here!