College Academy - WINCHESTER Course Options

Actors' Workshop

Examine the many aspects of theater: emotions, feelings, character vs. method acting, improvisation, voice projection and poise as you perform before an audience.

Amazing Artists

Create a variety of multi-dimensional projects using various art media such as clay, paper, pencils, paint, oil pastels, brushes and more. Explore crazy colors and abstract designs to create your own masterpieces


Construct your own unique stories and characters using Flash, frame by frame drawn animation, symbol based animation, motion tweens, layers, graphics, shape tweens, scenes, buttons & sounds.

Creative Confections

Have you ever wondered how delicious cupcakes in bakeries are decorated? Practice with frosting as you learn how to make: flowers, stars, fancy edges and creative confections. Put on your apron and be ready to share your creations with family and friends.

Digital Design

It’s all just a click away! Create portraits, reverse images, silhouettes, paintery, pop art and more using Photomerge, guided edits, reflection, layer masks, hue effects, retouching, restoration, texture and blending.

Engineers' Workshop

Experiment with a variety of structures; bridges, solar and wind cars. Use your imagination, judgment and reasoning skills to incorporate science and technology.


This introductory course will allow you to explore and navigate the challenges of this computer programming language. Use your newly discovered code to create dynamic web experiences.

Magic: The Card Game Beginner

Learn to defeat your opponent with a variety of tactics in the realm of fantasy while applying critical thinking, logic and strategy. Become familiar with deck building, card values & trades.

Magic: The Card Game Experienced

Develop advanced tactics for multi-player, multi-team & objective based operations.

Marine Biology

Immerse yourself in this interactive lab experience as you investigate, handle and dissect marine specimen such as starfish, crayfish, squid and dogfish.

Mock Trial

Assemble your team to prepare an argument and debate your position before the “judge.” Learn how to organize your strategy to make a persuasive presentation that will support your position.

Physics Factory

Explore the fundamental forces of energy, motion, gravity, friction and force. Prepare a variety of interactive experiments to test the elements of physics.

Robotics Beginner

Using the EV3 program, your team will construct a variety of vehicles and program them to successfully compete in a series of challenges. Students are expected to work in a cooperative group atmosphere

Robotics Advanced

Using the EV3 and more advanced construction & programming, plan your strategy to conquer a series of progressive team challenges. Students are expected to work in a cooperative group atmosphere

Rocketry Beginner

Build and launch your own model rockets while learning about aerodynamics.

Rocketry Advanced

Expand your knowledge of propulsion, flight and recovery with more advanced models

Video Production

Learn how to use a script and create a storyboard to shape your own videos, commercials & skits. Once your filming is done, move to post production including editing, background music and voice-over.

Web Design

Learn how to create your own web page using html or Dreamweaver. Enhance your site using Photoshop as you focus on developing a dynamic appearance.