Center for American Archeology High School Field School

 

Overview

The High School Field School allows students to work on an ongoing dig. Participants learn various excavation techniques and spend most days excavating. Boys and girls also assist in the lab and partake of educational activity sessions.

General Info

Name Center for American Archeology High School Field School
Location Kampsville, IL
Year-round Contacts 618-653-4316
Program Focuses & Features Archaeology, Ecology, Geology
Grade Range (rising grades) 8-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 13-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Mary Pirkl, Director
Residential Fee $775-2500, 1-4 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1955
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 1-4 weeks long

Contact

Mary Pirkl, Director
618-653-4316