Summer

Academic Programs

Academic Programs

List of 8 frequently asked questions.

  • Intro to English 6 (Incoming 6th Grade)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    June 11th - June 15th
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This week-long introductory course is designed to prepare students for English 6. There will be an emphasis on constructing clear, varied sentences and strong, coherent paragraphs both independent of and in response to text.

  • Intro to English 7 and 8 (Incoming 7th and 8th Grade)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This week-long intensive course is designed to prepare students for high school writing. There will be an emphasis on the fundamentals including grammar, punctuation, sentence structure as well as essay forms that will be increasingly required in the upper school. This is a writing-focused course that will enable students to start high school with a foundation of coherent writing for a variety of purposes appropriate to their grade level.

  • Intro to Upper School Writing (Rising Upper School students)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This week-long intensive course is designed to prepare students for the rigor of high school writing classes. There will be an emphasis on the fundamentals including grammar, punctuation, sentence structure and essay forms. This is a writing-focused course that will enable students to start high school with a foundation of coherent writing for a variety of purposes.

  • Intro to Math 6 (Incoming 6th Grade)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    June 11th - June 15th
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This course is designed to strengthen student’s basic math skills in order to prepare for a 6th-grade math curriculum. We will focus on number sense, decimals, fractions, percents, order of operations, and some general problem-solving. You will gain confidence in these skills as well as learn useful techniques as you prepare for your next math course.

  • Intro to Pre-Algebra (Incoming 7th Grade)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This course is designed to strengthen student’s basic math skills in order to prepare for a 7th-grade pre-algebra math curriculum. We will focus on number sense, decimals, fractions, percents, order of operations, proportions, solving simple equations and inequalities, and some general problem-solving. You will gain confidence in these skills as well as learn useful techniques as you prepare for your next math course.

  • Intro to Algebra I (Rising 8th - 9th grades)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This course is a review of the main topics in pre-algebra and an introduction to beginning algebra concepts. It is intended to prepare students entering an Algebra 1 type course. It will cover a range of topics including operations with integers, fractions, and decimals, solving basic algebraic equations, simplifying algebraic expressions, graphing simple linear functions, and general problem-solving. You will gain confidence in these skills as you prepare for the new school year.

  • Intro to Geometry (Rising 9th - 10th grades)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This course is a review of basic algebra skills as well as an introduction to geometry concepts. Both of these topics are useful for preparing students who are entering a Geometry course. It will cover a range of topics including solving linear and quadratic equations, basic definitions and postulates regarding segments, rays, and distance, deductive reasoning, and introduction to proof writing. You will gain confidence in these skills as you prepare for the new school year.

  • Intro to Algebra II (Rising 10th - 11th grades)

    Cost
    $200.00

    Dates
    July 30th - August 3rd

    This course is an introduction and review of the main topics in algebra, intended for rising Algebra II students. It will cover a range of topics including equation and inequality solving, graphing, linear functions, systems of equations, exponents and polynomials, radical expressions, and general problem-solving. You will gain confidence in these skills as you prepare for the new school year.