Programs

Greyhound Academy

Greyhound Academy 
 Fall 2020
 
Begins November 9, 2020
 
Join us for our highly anticipated fall session of Greyhound Academy. Students from all schools are welcome to register. This year we bring the sessions to you virtually. To register, visit www.ycds.org and click on programs. We look forward to your participation.

All students from local public, private, and charter schools are welcome to enroll in our competitive program. 
 
Questions? Please contact Jamie Graham, Director of Summer Programs, at jgraham14@ycds.org.


    • Director of Summer Programs jgraham14@ycds.org

      Mrs. Jamie Graham

      Director of Summer Programs jgraham14@ycds.org

Greyhound Academy Policies

  • Students register for sessions based on their grade level as of September 1, 2020
  • Check should be made payable to YCDS
  • Registration confirmations will be emailed prior to the beginning of the session for which your child is registered
  • Payment will be returned only if the session is full or if the program is canceled by YCDS

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  • Math with Purpose (Grades 2-5)

    Is your child struggling with math concepts? Join us for a five-week, one-hour per week math session. During these sessions, our teacher works with your child on math strategies to boost confidence and to foster an eagerness to learn. This high-engagement, virtual session is taught by a Google certified York Country Day School teacher. Math with Purpose is designed to challenge and support your child in multiple areas of mathematical concepts.
    Please contact Jamie Graham for further questions at jgraham14@ycds.org.
    Mondays: 5-6 pm
    Dates: Nov. 9, 16, 23, 30 Dec. 7
    Grades 2-5 $75
  • Reading Review (Grades K-2)

     
    Strong reading proficiency and stamina are much needed skills for early readers. In this session, your child will work on improving fluency, sight words recognition, and reading comprehension. These are virtual sessions that will take place one hour a week for five weeks. Expect your child to count down the days each week for these highly engaging and mind-stimulating sessions. Please contact Jamie Graham for further questions at jgraham14@ycds.org.
     
    Wednesdays: 5:30-6:30 pm
    Dates: Nov. 11, 18 Dec. 2, 9, 16
    Grades K-2 $75
  • Science in the Kitchen (Grades 3-6)

    Do you know that our kitchens hold many science experiments just waiting to be explored? During this session, students will make bread, discover color races with candies and water, create butter, and more. Some materials will be provided by the instructor, and some will need to be provided from home. This is a one-hour virtual session once a week for four weeks. Reading, History, and Math will be integrated into these dynamic sessions. Spots for this workshop are limited and will fill quickly! Please contact Jamie Graham for further questions at jgraham14@ycds.org
     
    Thursday 5:30-6:30 pm
    Dates: Nov. 12, 19 Dec. 10 , 17
    Grades 3-6 $60