Young Astronauts is a tuition-based after-school science enrichment program for fourth and fifth grade students. The topic changes each year, and all lessons and activities focus on building student interest and understanding in the area of space science. The program culminates in February with our annual Stargazing event for fifth grade Young Astronauts.
- Space-science related curriculum as an after-school program
- focus changes yearly
- training will be held in late September each year
- 8 lessons—these can be done weekly, monthly, etc. The schedule is decided by the campus.
- Stargazing Night—a district-wide event held at Ward ES the last Friday night in February for fifth grade Young Astronauts