LSCS announces early registration for Discovery College summer camps

HOUSTON (March 21, 2013) –Registration for Lone Star College System’s popular Discovery College summer camp begins March 23 at all campuses from  9 a.m. to noon.

The camps will be held this summer at LSC-CyFair, LSC- Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery and LSC-Tomball from Monday, June 10 through Thursday, August 8.

Discovery College summer youth camps offer a variety of fun and educational summer camp programs that will give children a unique opportunity to be introduced to the college experience.

Participating in Discovery College summer camps provides a unique opportunity for children to develop new skills and learn new ones in a warm, friendly environment led by knowledgeable instructors. Courses are offered for children ages 6 - 17 and vary by campus. Tuition is $89 per week and up.

A sampling of programs offered includes the popular Lemonade Stand, Bubbly Oozy Science, Just Dance, Cupcake Creation, The Digital World, Lego Engineering, CSI Crime Scene and RoboCamp.

“What differentiates Discovery College from other camps is that we strive to promote academic, social and emotional learning in all of our sessions,” said Sharon Jones, director of continuing education.  “We strive to make learning fun and get the students excited about what Lone Star College and a college education can offer them in the future.”

For more specific information on sessions offered at each location visit, LoneStar.edu/DiscoveryCollege.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park.

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