2017 YISD GT Summer Scholars Camp

Adventures in Learning and Ysleta Independent School District are proud to present the 8th Annual 2016-2017 YISD GT Summer Scholars Camp.

We have two camps going on simultaneously for Ysleta Independent School District; one is for Elementary school students and one for Middle school students. General information is the same for both expect for the times and classes.

YISD GT Summer Scholars Camp

The Ysleta ISD Advanced Academics Department is excited to announce plans for the Eighth Annual 2016-2017 YISD GT Summer Scholars Camp presented by Adventures in Learning.

This camp is open to Ysleta ISD Gifted and Talented students currently in 2nd – 7th grade for the 2016/ 2017 school year. Both Elementary (2nd-4th grade) and Middle School (5th-7th grade) camps will be held on the same week. The camp will be held on Monday, July 10, 2017 – Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Eastwood Knolls International School, located at 10000 Buckwood Ave, El Paso, TX 79925. The Elementary level camp will begin at 8:00 am and end at 2:00 pm. The Middle School camp will be from 8:45 am and end at 2:45 pm. Each student will have to pay a registration fee of $25 to attend the camp. Parents/Guardians must provide transportation to and from the camp each day. Lunch and snacks will be provided.

All participants will select a core class and will attend this class each morning part of the camp. The focus of this class will be on a specific topic where students will explore, investigate, and complete in-depth projects and activities. This class will include research, using technology, hands-on tasks, evaluations, and extension activities. In the afternoon, students will choose a special interest class where they will learn a new skill in 90 minutes. These classes will allow participants to explore a variety of interests and topics during the week. Students will choose a different special interest class each day. Please refer to the second sheet for core classes and special interest classes.

All students must be selected by their campus G/T Coordinator. Registration and payment must be made to Adventures In Learning either by purchasing the class online at www.AILTQ.com, over the phone 1-888-835-3695 or 915-249-3264, or in person at 7230 Gateway Blvd. East, Suite A-B, El Paso, TX 79915 (Located off I-10 East between Hawkins & Hunter). Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 9 am to 5 pm. All major credit cards and personal checks are accepted. Class selection is on a first-come first-serve basis. For best class selection, please register as soon as possible.


Price: $25 per student
Location: Eastwood Knolls International School
Address: 10000 Buckwood Ave, El Paso, TX 79925. (Click to view map)

Dates: Monday, July 10, 2017 – Thursday, July 13, 2017

Elementary School Camp (3rd-5th Grade) Times:

  • 8:00 am – 12:00 pm – CORE Class

  • Light Snack Provided at 10:00 am

  • 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm – Lunch Provided

  • 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm – Special Interest


Middle School Camp (6th-8th Grade) Times:

Price: $25 per student
Location: Bel Air Middle School
Address: 8040 Yermoland Dr, El Paso, TX 79907 (Click to view map)

Dates: Monday, July  17, 2017 – Thursday, July 20, 2017

  • 8:45 am – 12:45 pm – CORE Class

  • Light Snack Provided at 10:45 am

  • 12:45 pm – 1:15 pm – Lunch Provided

  • 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm – Special Interest


Food: Lunch will be provided but Students are welcome to bring their own lunch

What to Bring:

All materials for the class will be provided.
Any necessary medications should be given to the School Nurse in the morning and picked up in the afternoon during the camp.



Adventures in Learning

7230 Gateway Blvd E,

El Paso, TX 79915

Phone. 888-835-3695

Email. greg@ailtq.com