The Prospect Math/Science Project is a comprehensive enrichment experience which includes field trips and Saturday workshops focusing on hands-on math and science activities during the school year; a four-week summer program with classes in math, science, language arts, foreign language, and visual and performing arts with classroom and field trips linked to a science theme; summer activities include science labs, field trips, brain teasers, math challenges, writing prompts, art projects, and instruction in a foreign language. Prospect emphasizes critical, analytical, and higher order thinking skills.
Saturday Sessions - ( 2014 - 2015 )
Saturday Session 2014 - 2015 Academic Year Calendar - Saturday Sessions are MANDATORY for all participants. Students must inform UBMS/Prospect staff if they are not able to attend sessions.
Saturday, September 6th - Kick - off Meeting
Saturday, October 11th
Saturday, November 8th
Saturday, December 13th
Saturday, January 10th
Saturday, February 14th
Saturday, March 14th
Saturday, April 11th
Saturday, May 9th
Saturday, June 6th or 13thth Summer Orientation
College Tours Schedule:
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - UCONN - Open House
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - Eastern Connecticut State University - Open House
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Quinnipiac University - Open House
Miguel Peralta, Marek Mikunda or Kathy Krywinski at the office ( 860-685-2970 ) for further information.
Let's Get Ready SAT Prep
The Let's Get Ready SAT prep classes started this month! Let's Get Ready is a national nonprofit that provides free SAT tutoring and college counseling. The orientation session for students and family members is on Monday, September 22, from 5:30 - 8:30 at Platt High School. LGR runs at O.H. Platt High School on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 - 8:30, September 27th through early December.
During the Spring semester Let's Get Ready Classes will be held at Wesleyan University.
Call our office at 860-685-2970 ASAP for more information.
After - School Tutoring
Tutoring is a great way to reinforce what you are learning in school. Transportation is available for Middletown High School Students. Please fill out a permission slip if you would like your child to ride a bus after school to the UBMS/Prospect Office for tutoring and return it to our office ASAP!
After school tutoring every Wednesday and Thursday ( 2:30 - 5:00 ) at the office on 41 Lawn Ave., (Wesleyan University Campus). The tutoring runs from Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Friday, June 5, 2015.
Women in Science
Wesleyan Women in Science aims to both build a sense of community among women of science and their supporters, and to foster love for the sciences on and off campus. Date to be anmnounced.