School Systems Offer AMP Camp for 7th, 8th Graders, Middle and High School Teachers at RCC; Registration Deadline May 15

ASHEBORO (May 4, 2018)

Are you a 7th or 8th grader or a middle or high school teacher interested in learning more about advanced manufacturing? Asheboro City Schools, Randolph Community College, and the Randolph County School System have joined forces to hold an AMP (Advanced Manufacturing Pathway) Camp from Monday-Thursday, June 18-21, at RCC’s Asheboro Campus.

Students will visit area manufacturing industries and create projects in the manufacturing lab. AMP Camp is offered at no cost for current Randolph County 7th and 8th graders. Space is limited. Interested students should apply at http://bit.do/AMPCamp2018 by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

The AMP Camp for teachers is designed to help them understand the careers available for students and the skills needed to be successful in those careers. Participants will tour three area manufacturing industries and spend time in the advanced manufacturing lab at RCC. Hours will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m. daily; a daily stipend of $125 will be provided. Space is limited. Interested teachers should apply at http://bit.do/AMPCampTeachers by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

Randolph County has a thriving advanced manufacturing industry, and students can have great careers with benefits and potential for growth when they leave our schools in the manufacturing sector. Learn more about it at the AMP Camp.