Join us for the Summer on the Sound 2012: Marine
Science Camp. The week long, half day camp will
focus on the life in the Puget Sound. Running the
week of June 24th to 28th from 11am - 3pm and timed
with some of the lowest tides of the years, students
will find themselves immersed in the study of the ocean
and the beaches. If you are a student entering
4th, 5th, or 6th grade and are passionate about
science and the ocean, then this is the experience of a
- The application asks for students to put in some
effort. This is important for us to get an
idea of the student’s abilities and motivation to
attend. Students will be evaluated only
compared to others in their grades, in other words
we will NOT compare a 4th grader to a 6th grader.
- Applications are graded individually and it is
therefore possible for one sibling or friend to be
accepted and the other to not be. If this is
unacceptable, you MUST write “co-applicant with..”
across the top of both applications and submit them
- There will be a $75 per student camp
fee charged this year. The fee is due at the
beginning of the first day of camp and helps cover a
portion of the cost of the camp.
- Parents may submit a letter of explanation,
requesting the consideration for a need-based scholarship
if the fee is going to prevent students'
participation in camp. Please consider donating a larger amount to help support
- Submit applications to: Rus Higley, Highline
Community College, MS 29-3, 2400 S. 240th Street,
Des Moines, WA 98198.
For more information, please email