Junior Science Academy

There are no more available sessions for the 2017-2018 school year.

You may still make a request but it will be put on our waiting list.

Core-based Science Education at NHMU

Junior Science Academy is an engaging learning experience designed to meet Utah's Core Curriculum Objectives and Intended Learning Outcomes through hands-on, inquiry-based activities and authentic learning experiences that help build understanding and strengthen your students' science processing skills. 

Junior Science Academy Program Information 

  • Classes will be offered from September 11, 2017 - May 18, 2018.
  • Click on the links below to view class offerings.
  • Each JSA session can only accommodate up to 30 students. 
  • Each class coming from your school must be registered separately for JSA.   
  • Core Curriculum-aligned pre- & post-visit activities will be provided upon confirmation of your reservation. 
  • Submit a JSA Reservation Request

Fourth Grade Junior Science Academy Classes FULL

Fifth Grade Junior Science Academy Classes  FULL


Through generous support from the Utah State Board of Education and community donors, the Museum is able to offer free admission for a limited amount of Junior Science Academy sessions to Utah Public and Charter School students, plus their teachers and chaperones, each school year. This free admission is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Questions about JSA? Email Us