February Programs

Springdale Preparatory School offers unique opportunities for international students.

Springdale Preparatory School offers a February Program for international students in middle and high school that allows them to further explore the U.S and its culture while receiving a memorable educational experience. Our comprehensive program integrates STEAM, English language immersion, U.S. History, hands-on learning opportunities and sightseeing experiences. Our English Language Immersion program is taught by a TESOL-certified instructor. During their stay, students attend classes Monday through Thursday for 2-4 hours and also engage in short activities which complement classroom learning. On weekends students will also attend day trips to Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New York City for sightseeing and university visits. For more information please see the program schedule below and click a date to learn more.

February Program Schedule: January 28 – February 10, 2018

Sunday - January 28th, 2018
International Students Arrive (Transportation provided by Springdale Preparatory School)
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Welcome Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:45 pm-7:30 pm Ice Breaker Activity
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Monday - January 29th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm On-Campus Activity
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm On Campus Activity
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Tuesday - January 30th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:45 pm-5:30 pm Class Four [Lego Robotics (Student Activity Center)]
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Wednesday - January 31st, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm Leisure Trip (Student Activity Center)
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Thursday - February 1st, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-11:30 am Lego Robotics or Maker Space (Student Activity Center)
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm On Campus Activity
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm  In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Friday - February 2nd, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am Depart to Washington D.C.
9:45 am Arrive in Washington D.C.
10:15 am Tour of Washington D.C.
12:00 pm Lunch (TBA)
1:00 pm Souvenir Shopping
2:30 pm Depart to Springdale Preparatory School
3:45 pm Arrive at Springdale Preparatory School
3:45 pm-5:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Saturday - February 3rd, 2018
6:00 am-7:00 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
7:30 am Depart to New York City
11:00 am Arrive in New York City (NYU Location or Columbia U.)
12:00 pm Lunch (Location TBA)
1:00 pm-3:00 pm Times Square/Empire State Building
3:30 pm Depart to Springdale Preparatory School
6:30 pm Arrive at Springdale Preparatory School
6:30 pm-7:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
7:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Sunday - February 4th, 2018
11:00 am-1:00 pm Brunch (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
1:30 pm-2:30 pm The Cow – Ice Cream, Yogurts, Desserts
2:30 pm-5:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
5:00 pm Depart to Thunderhead Bowl & Grill
5:20 pm Arrive at Thunderhead Bowl & Grill
7:00 pm Depart to Springdale Preparatory School
7:20 pm Arrive at Springdale Preparatory School
7:20 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Monday - February 5th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm On-Campus Activity
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm On Campus Activity
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Tuesday - February 6th, 2018

(Possible: Trip to Philadelphia – University of Pennsylvania Tour)

7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm On-Campus Activity
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:45 pm-5:30 pm Class Four [Lego Robotics (Student Activity Center)]
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room, TBA for Philadelphia)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Wednesday - February 7th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm On Campus Activity
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Thursday - February 8th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-11:30 am Lego Robotics or Maker Space (Student Activity Center)
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm On Campus Activity
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm On Campus Activity
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm  In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Friday - February 9th, 2018
7:30 am-8:15 am Breakfast (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 am-9:26 am Class One [Choose: Science Course (Zigler Hall) or Performing Arts (Student Activity Center)]
9:30 am-10:26 am Class Two [English Language Immersion]
10:30 am-11:26 am Class Three [American History]
11:30 am-12:26 pm Lunch & Wellness (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
12:30 pm-3:30 pm Leisure Time (Student Activity Center)
3:30 pm-3:40 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
3:40 pm-5:30 pm Prepare personal belongings for departure
5:30 pm-6:30 pm Dinner (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm On Campus Activity
8:00 pm-8:10 pm Snack (Zigler Hall, Dining Room)
8:30 pm In Room – Middle School Students
9:00 pm Lights Out – Middle School Students
Saturday - February 10th, 2018
TBA International student fly back home (transported by Springdale Preparatory School)
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