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The Gow School Summer Program
The Gow School Summer Program
2491 Emery Rd
South Wales, New York(USA),
14139, International

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The Gow School Summer Program

2491 Emery Rd, South Wales, New York(USA), 14139, International
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Type:
Overnight camp
Categories:
Education (multi)
Special Needs:
Yes, Specialized support (All campers have special needs)
Cost:
$4,800 to $7,800 USD/5 weeks
Age:
8 to 16
Gender:
Coed
Capacity:
80 to 125
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About this camp

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The Gow School Summer Program combines learning with fun! Coed for ages 8 to 16, GSSP offers classes for students who have experienced academic difficulties or have been diagnosed with dyslexia or similar language based learning disabilities and/or ADHD. The camp presents a balanced blend of morning academics, traditional camp activities, and weekend overnight trips.


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Peter Gow founded the Gow School in the 1920s to serve students who, for a range of reasons, weren’t finding success elsewhere. Gow believed that small class sizes and an open mind, when it comes to instruction, can make all the difference, especially for those who are at risk of falling through the cracks of a traditional approach to academics. The students at the top of his mind were those with some form of linguistic disruption—students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyspraxia or issues with central auditory processing. The program has changed over the years, though the spirit of investigation, of finding better ways to support learners, remains. The summer programs extend all of that work, allowing campers to experience a supportive learning and play environment surrounded by true peers and a staff that truly understands them. That in itself can be transformational. The summer is for fun, so while there is some learning, it’s meant to help with the summer academic dip, helping to deliver students back to class in September ready to learn. But, yes, fun and activity is a primary goal, and the summer sessions bring that, too.

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2491 Emery Rd, South Wales, New York(USA), 14139, International

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Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 8 - 16
Education (multi) $4,600 to $7,800
South Wales,New York
2491 Emery Rd
Jul 01-Aug 04$4,600 - $7,800
Writing / journalism|Robotics|ESL|Language Studies|Math|LEGO|Instructor lead (one on one)|Instructor lead (group)|Archery|Basketball|Golf|Soccer|Tennis|Volleyball|Sports-Instructional and Training|Arts & Crafts|Theatre Arts|Photo/Video|Painting|Vocal training / singing|Drawing|Pottery/ceramics |Guitar|Piano|Technology

Accommodation & Property Details

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Sleeping Accommodations

  • Dorm or Building

Amenities

  • Electricity in Sleeping Area
  • Shower in Sleeping Area
  • Toilet in Sleeping Area

Washrooms Facilities

  • Flush Toilets
  • Showers (indoor)

Sports facilities

  • Archery Range
  • Basketball Court
  • Golf Course
  • Gymnasium
  • Soccer Field
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Weight Room


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Cost & Financial Aid

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Cost: $4,800 to $7,800 USD /5 weeks

Payment Options:

Deposit required with acceptance Yes
Credit card payment Yes

Discounts

Discount if paid early $200

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February 9, 2018 - Early Bird Discount

A $200 discount is provided for tuition paid in full by April 20th. ...



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