Renaissance Invitational

18th Annual Renaissance Invitational

September 30, 2017--Woodworking

October 14, 2017--Galileo and Astronomy

November 18, 2017--Chess

December 2, 2017--Debate & Rhetoric

EACH SESSION IS $50 AND MAY BE ATTENDED INDEPENDENTLY.  THE COST IS $180 FOR ALL FOUR SESSIONS.

Since 2002, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students have been able to experience The Montfort Academy's education through participation in a special Saturday morning program called the Renaissance Invitational.  Each elementary school Principal in the Archdiocese of New York can nominate one or two students to receive a full scholarship to this program.  

The day at the academy is typically three hours, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm one Saturday a month during the Fall and one Saturday a month during the Spring for a total of 8-10 courses.  Each class is taught by an expert professional.

Subjects have included:

Debate and Rhetoric

Galileo and the Starry Messenger

Paintball

Architecture of the Town Square

Diplomacy

The Stock Market

Fresco Painting

Technology:  From Inspiration to Invention

Military Aviation

Etymology

And many other fascinating topics

 

You may also request to be nominated by your school principal for a full scholarship to attend the Renaissance Invitational.  Please ask your elementary school principal for details or you may contact Mr. Steven Edelson at sedelson@themontfortacademy.org.