Endeavour Chicago News....
The Spring Endeavour Program at Monroe Harbor will begin Saturday, May 11th. The 4-week, Saturday program is hosted from 9am-12pm at Monroe Harbor. Stop by and say hello!
The Endeavour Summer STEM + Sailing Camp welcomes new sailors on June 24th. All sessions are full. Click here if you are interested in being added to the waitlist or to receive information on additional programming.
We always welcome spectators at Monroe Harbor if you're interested in STEM + Sailing in Chicago.
Launched in June 2016 during the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series at Navy Pier, the America's Cup Endeavour Chicago program lives on the fresh waters of Chicago. Endeavour Chicago has reached over 3,800 students and continues to grow with Chicago support.
The America's Cup Endeavour Chicago program offers Chicago students, ages 10-15, hand-on experience in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) through the sport of sailing. AC Endeavour Chicago offers it's unique and specialized curriculum - both on and off the water STEM labs - through Field Trips, Spring, Fall, and Summer programs.
STEM + SAILING
Endeavour Chicago STEM + Sailing programs combine applied sciences, fresh water and sport in an interactive, engaging environment for 10-14 year old inner city youth. All classes are held at Monroe Harbor.
SPRING STEM + SAILING
Four week, Saturday program hosted at Monroe Harbor. Open to students enrolled in 5th - 8th grades. Program fee for students may be subsidized up to 100%.
Saturdays 9am -12pm: May 4, 11, 18 & 25
Click here to submit your interest form. You will be notified of selections within 2 weeks of submission. If the program is full, you will automatically be added to a waiting list.
SUMMER STEM + SAILING CAMP
One week program hosted at Monroe Harbor. Open to students entering 5th - 8th grades. No prior boating experience required. Program fee for students may be subsidized up to 100%.
Monday - Thursday 9am -4pm
July 29 - August 1
Click here to submit your interest form. You will be notified of selections within 2 weeks of submission. If the program is full, you will be automatically be added to a waiting list.
FALL STEM + SAILING
Four-week, Saturday program hosted at Monroe Harbor. Open to students entering 5th - 8th grades. Prior experience in Endeavour Sailing program preferred.
Saturdays 9am-12pm: September 14- October 4
STEM + SAILING FIELD TRIPS
One-day program hosted at Monroe Harbor. Open to Chicago area schools and city summer programs with participants entering 5th-8th grades. No prior boating experience required.
Email interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENDEAVOUR ALUMNI LOVE STEM + SAILING
We connect interested Alumni with opportunities to continue sailing in Chicago with Jackson Park Yacht Club, Chicago Yacht Club, and Chicago Park District. High School Sailing, Sea Scouts & After School Matters coaching positions are also opportunities to continue with the sport.
"You make learning fun, in a practical way. It was the best week of my child's summer."
CHICAGO STEM PARTNERS
STEM + Sailing
From June 2016 - October 2018, with support from Chicago Park District,
Chicago Match Race Center and private funding,
Endeavour Chicago has taught STEM + Sailing to 3,800 middle school students.
Our goal is to reach across every neighborhood in Chicago and welcome all willing students to learn about Lake Michigan, STEM, safety and boating.
What a beautiful way to help our City grow!