Summer Academy Programs - 2017
Algebra I Enrichment Program
Monday – Thursday, July 31st – August 3rd, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Ms. Felicia Jean, Instructor
This program is designed to provide incoming student review and preparation for high school Algebra concepts. Students will develop mathematical skills, practice strategies for success, and master beginning Algebra I concepts including, but not limited to topics such as: Order of operations, fractions and arithmetic, decimals, and writing of algebraic equations. Students looking to refresh their Algebra I skills are also invited to participate.
Math Enrichment Program
Monday – Thurs, August 7th – August 10th AND August 14th – 17th , 11:30 AM - 1 PM
Ms. Anne Alosa, Instructor
This program is designed to enhance and help strengthen previously established Algebra I skills acquired through the review of a range of topics. This course is to not only allow for math review and problem solving repetition, but will include specialized focus on areas where each student can strengthen and advance the topics which have given them the most challenges within the first year of their high school math career. The goal will be to create an individual, one on one environment to focus on a range of topics including but not limited to: isolating a variable, functions, word problems, graphing, equations, inequalities, polynomials, and quadratics. All are welcome to join in this review course.
Jump Start Summer Enrichment Program
Monday – Thursday, August 7th – August 10th, 9 AM - 12 PM
Mrs. Alice Giarrusso, Instructor
This program is designed for 9th graders and incoming students who wish to learn and refine a variety of organizational and study skills in order to maximize their high school experience. Major areas of focus for students will include: Creating a Mindset for Success, Organization, Effective Study Methods, Note Taking, Critical Reading and Comprehension Strategies, and Time Management.
SAT Prep (for upcoming juniors and seniors)
July 10-21 (Monday thru Friday)
Morning Session - 9:00 am - noon
Evening Session - 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Instructors: Mr. Joseph Catanese and Mr. Bill Lambert
The course will include a full length practice test as well as a review session to be held prior to the first fall test date. August 26, 2017 is the first test date (registration is July 28, 2017). The next test date is October 7, 2017 (registration is September 8, 2017).
Introduction to 21st Century Manufacturing
Tuesday – Friday, July 25 – 28, 2017, 9 AM - 12 PM
Mrs. Dee Treybig, Instructor
Join us to explore STEM activities, 3D printing, laser technologies and modern machining! Ever run a laser engraver? Want to take home a 3D printed part? How hard is it to mill something (whatever that is!)? Technology Education Concepts, Inc. is an academic provider of 3D Manufacturing Solutions located in Concord and we welcome you to roll up your sleeves and learn a bit about today’s manufacturing techniques. You will learn how to create a file using a computer, export it to the machine and create a part of your own! Space is limited so register soon!