Summer Programs: Academics
Check out our Summer Programs 2019 brochure to see more on these and other programs by clicking here.
Middle School Jump Start
Open to girls and boys entering Grades 6 & 7
In this exciting academic enrichment program, you will learn to bridge the summer gap and will be better prepared for the year ahead. The program covers grade level math, algebra skills, and problem-solving abilities. It also enhances language arts and study skills, all in a fun-filled format! Click here to register for Middle School Jump Start.
Eight Day Program: June 24-July 3; 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
rEgister for afternoon classes such as "MAke art!" and "csi merion style," & double your fun (lunch is available for purchase). see the enrichment page to register for these afternoon programs.
Open to girls entering Grade 8
This girls-only program is an exciting academic enrichment and leadership experience that helps students begin the transition from their elementary school environment to a single sex, college prep high school. Classes focus on pre-algebra skills, language arts, time management, goal setting, public speaking, and test-taking strategies. Students will also have fun with a fitness class that includes athletics, dance, yoga, and more. Fun events are included such as field day, pizza and ice cream parties, crazy hair and sock day, and a talent show! We will also provide an overview of the math and verbal skills needed for the High School Placement Test and a prep book is also included. To register for Summer Academy click here.
Four weeks: June 17-July 12 (No class July 4); 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Tuition: $1325 (Register by Friday March 15 and receive a $100 discount on Summer Academy)
GIRLS WHO ARE CONSIDERING PARTICIPATING IN THE SUMMER ACADEMY ARE ENCOURAGED TO TAKE THE PRACTICE HIGH SCHOOL placement test on Saturday, February 23rd.
Prep Time! High School Placement Test Preparation
Open to girls and boys entering Grade 8
This course is designed to prepare students for the various high school scholarships and entrance exams. Emphasis is placed on strengthening the verbal and math skills necessary to perform well on this type of aptitude test. A High School Placement Test preparation book is included in the price of the class. Click here to register for Prep Time!
Two weeks: June 17-June 28; 2:30-5:30 p.m. Tuition: $395