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Summer at BC High

Enrichment Classes

Middle School Enrichment Classes

At BC High we provide a variety of enrichment course specifically designed to enrich a middle schoolers (6-8th grade) education. Courses are designed to enhance their learning and prepare them for the upcoming school year.

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  • Choral Chamber Music

    Date: July 15 - July 26, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
    Tuition: $350
     
    This enrichment program is designed for boys and girls who want an experience as an ensemble and as a soloist. There will be an introduction to some of the best vocal musical examples from around the world in a wide variety of languages. Students will learn techniques for developing their musical imaginations, intellect, and musical understandings. At the end of the two-week program students will conduct a grand performance for families and friends.
  • Introduction to Algebra 1

    Session 1
    Date:
     June 24 - July 12, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $500

    Session 2
    Date:
     July 15 - August 2, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $500
     
    This course is designed for students who are entering Algebra I in the fall and wish to augment their arithmetic skills for fractions, percents, and different number sets in the context of solving a linear equation. Other topics appropriate to the students’ skill levels will also be covered.
  • Introduction to Geometry

    Date: July 15 - August 2, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Tuition: $500
     
    This course is a good introduction to what is covered in Geometry. It is useful for those taking PSAT test who have not taken Geometry. Exploring Geometry will look at a number of different topics ranging from triangles and polygons, angles, parallel lines, similar figures, area, perimeter and volume. The class will also cover Pythagorean Theorem and special right triangle rules.
  • Middle School Math Fundamentals

    Date: June 24 - July 12, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Tuition: $500

    This course, for grades 6 and 7, is designed to help improve knowledge of basic arithmetic operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages.
  • Middle School Writing Fundamentals

    Date: June 24 - July 12, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $500

    This course is designed for students entering 6, 7, and 8 grade who need to improve their English grammar and writing skills. Students will review vocabulary, basic grammar, basic writing skills, paragraph unity, and coherence. Students will also read short works of fiction and write critical analyses based on their reading.
  • The Art of Singing

    Date: July 15 - July 26, 2019
    Time: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Tuition: $350
     
    For boys and girls with or without musical experience! Come create beautiful music using hand chimes, xylophones, and drums. We will play vocal games, learn singing and breathing techniques and practice the basics of singing in an ensemble. This program will also combine different aspects of music, listen to a wide variety of music genres, discuss composers and develop the ability to understand music language. At the end of the two-week program students will conduct a grand performance for families and friends.
Explore new interests.
Build your confidence.
Challenge yourself!

Program Dates

June 24-August 15
Specific program dates and times vary. See specific program for details.

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Contact Us

Beth Johns-Thomas
Director of Summer Programs
(617) 474-5181