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South Campus

Grades 2-8 Orientation

The responsibilities of college life are covered at orientation. In addition, parents are responsible for signing and returning the orientation policy agreement form contained in the application packet. This form states that parents have read and agree with each policy and procedure. Parents and guardians who fail to sign and return the orientation policy agreement form will not be able to enroll their children in any College for Kids 2017 program.

Please read the following:

In-Person Orientation

Students will receive a t-shirt, backpack, water bottle, updated schedule, maps, and other important information. Please choose and attend the most convenient orientation time for parent and student.

All sessions are held in the Student Center Dining Hall, SSTU 1114

  • Tuesday, June 6, 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 8, 5:30 p.m.

Orientation is optional for returning students; however it is necessary for all new students. Returning students opting not to attend the orientation will be held accountable for the information shared. If you are unable to attend, you may pick up your orientation packets in the Community and Industry Education Services Office, SERS 1110, beginning June 12. 

A supply list will also be distributed. Students are to bring these supplies on the first day.


South Campus June 12-29, Monday – Thursday

  • Two sessions:
    • Morning Activity Period: 7:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. (additional fee) in the SHPE Building in the Gym
    • Morning Session: 8:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
    • LUNCH: 12:30 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. (optional Subway purchase, bring lunch or purchase items from the campus bookstore)
    • Afternoon Session: 1:30 p.m. - 5:20 p.m.
    • Activity Period: 5:25 p.m. – 6:25 p.m. (additional fee) in the SHPE Building in the Gym

NOTE: No schedule changes will be made after classes begin.

Courses and Descriptions

Check out our list of courses for South Campus. We also have a complete list of courses with descriptions.

Grade 2 Information

Parents will be responsible for escorting all second-grade students to their first class and picking them up at the end of the fourth-period class. Second-grade students will be escorted between classes. Second graders are not eligible for the activity Periods. For more information, contact the Community & Industry Education Services (CIES) office.

Drop-off and Pick-up Locations

Early Pickup

If your student needs to be picked up before their session ends, they will be waiting at the CIES office. Picture ID is required. For safety purposes, parents are not allowed to pick up students from classrooms.

Regular Drop-off and Pick-up

Students shall be dropped off and picked up in the North and East parking lots only. Please do not block traffic. Instruct your student to watch carefully while crossing streets, and do not assume all drivers will honor the crosswalks. If you are unavoidably delayed beyond 5:25 p.m. (6:25 p.m. for those enrolled in the activity period) your student will be waiting in the CIES office.

Supervised Activity Periods

A supervised activity period for each grade (excluding 2nd grade) will be available from 7:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. and 5:25 a.m. - 6:25 p.m. for an additional $40 fee per session. Enter one of the following synonym numbers in the appropriate space on the registration form. Mail-in registrations should also include the additional $40 with the registration.

  Time Synonym Course Number Location
Morning 7:30 - 8:20 a.m. 0416518 HPEX-5780-15010 Gym
Afternoon 5:25 - 6:25 p.m. 0416520 HPEX-5780-18796 Gym


Gladys Emerson
Vice President of Community & Industry Education

Alisa Jones
Director of Community & Industry Education

Carolyn Elder
Assistant Camp Coordinator

Ramona Carrillo
Assistant Camp Coordinator

Martin McGuin
Assistant Camp Coordinator

Health Services

Police Dispatch (Emergency Only)


South Campus
Community & Industry Education Services
SERS 1110 A
5301 Campus Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Fax: 817-515-0551

Updated October 17, 2017