Summer Academy Map and Directions

All Summer Academy sessions are held at Mauldin High unless noted differently in the session description. The SmartArts Institute will be held at the Fine Arts Center. The OnTrack Series and GCSource and Early Warning Response System sessions will be held at Golden Strip Career Center. Fostering Wonder and Things are Looking Up will be held at The Children's Museum of the Upstate.

Mauldin High School


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701 E. Butler Rd.
Mauldin , SC 29662

I-385 SOUTH: Take I-385 S towards Columbia to Butler Road exit. Turn right onto Butler Road. School is located on the right approximately 2 miles from interstate.

I-385 NORTH: From Simpsonville and Fountain Inn, take I-385 N to Bridges Road exit. Turn right at light. School is on the left.

Fine Arts Center


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102 Pine Knoll Drive
Greenville, SC 29609

I-385 North: Take I-385 and exit at Hwy. 291North (Pleasantburg Drive). Once on Hwy. 291 (6 lanes), you will not turn until you see Wade Hampton High School on your right. Go straight through four traffic lights. As you pass the third traffic light, you will have to move over at the next traffic light to the third lane from the right as the first two lanes on the right are turn lanes onto Wade Hampton Blvd. and Hwy. 29 North. Go straight through this fourth traffic light (Red Lobster Restaurant on your left and RBC Liberty Life on your right). As you go through this light, the road narrows to two lanes and is now Pine Knoll Drive. proceed on Pine Knoll Dr. for about ¼ of a mile, entrance to Wade Hampton High School and The Fine Arts Center is on your right. If you reach a stoplight, you have gone too far.

From Downtown: Get on Church Street (Hwy. 29) until it spills onto Wade Hampton Blvd./Hwy. 29 North. Stay on Wade Hampton Blvd. as you will be taking a left at the fifth traffic light. As you pass Bob Jones University (third traffic light), you want to be in the far left lane (about 200 yards from third light to fourth light). Go straight through the fourth light (about 150 yards from the fourth light to fifth light).
At this point, you will see the Woodlawn Cemetery on the left and the Red Lobster Restaurant up on the right. Move left into the left turn lane and turn left onto Pine Knoll Drive at the fifth traffic light. proceed on Pine Knoll Dr. for about ¼ of a mile, entrance to Wade Hampton High School and The Fine Arts Center is on your right. If you reach a stoplight, you have gone too far.

From Greer on Wade Hampton Blvd: From Greer, take Wade Hampton Blvd. (Hwy. 29) to Greenville. Take a right at the traffic light that has RBC Liberty on the left, Bank of America branch on the right (Red Lobster is across intersection on the left and Woodlawn Cemetery is across intersection on the right). proceed on Pine Knoll Dr. for about ¼ of a mile, entrance to Wade Hampton High School and The Fine Arts Center is on your right. If you reach a stoplight, you have gone too far.

From Furman University (Hwy. 25): Take Hwy. 25 South to Cherrydale Point Shopping Center. Take a left at Cherrydale Point onto Hwy. 291/Pleasantburg Drive. Stay on Pleasantburg Drive for about two miles and go through four traffic lights (two of these lights are at Cherrydale Point entrances). At the fifth traffic light you will take a left onto Hwy. 29 North/Wade Hampton Blvd. As you do so, the Woodlawn Cemetery will be on your left and the Red Lobster Restaurant on your right. Go 150 yards and move into the left turn lane and take a left onto Pine Knoll Drive. proceed on Pine Knoll Dr. for about ¼ of a mile, entrance to Wade Hampton High School and The Fine Arts Center is on your right. If you reach a stoplight, you have gone too far.

Golden Strip Career Center


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1120 East Butler Rd.
Greenville , SC 29607

I-385 SOUTH: Take I-385 S to Exit 34 - Butler Road. Turn left and cross bridge over interstate. Career Center is located 1/4 mile on the right.

1-385 NORTH: Take I-385 S to Exit 34 - Butler Road. Turn right and Career Center is located on the right.

HWY 14 SOUTH: Turn right onto Woodruff Road and follow to BILO Shopping center and Bank of America. Turn left onto Butler Road. Career Center is located about 1 mile on the left.

LAURENS ROAD (276) FROM DOWNTOWN: At intersection of Laurens Road (276) and E. Butler Road in Mauldin (by K-Mart Shopping Center) turn left onto E. Butler Road. Follow for about 3 miles. You will pass Mauldin High School on the left. Career Center is located on the right after you cross over I-385.

The Children's Museum of the Upstate