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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  • iED-Immersive Education Programs

    Do you enjoy SURFING the Web? WATCHING Videos? PLAYING Video Games? Would you like to CREATE this content instead of just consuming it?

    Hosted by Boston College High School, and taught by Boston College faculty, the "Creative Computing" summer camps are open to all boys and girls ages 9 to 13. Students from all schools, including home schools, are welcome.

    For more information and regsitration visit iED website.


    Barbara Mikolajczak
    Immersive Education Initiative
    (617) 997-1017
  • Introduction to Algebra 1

    Session 1
     June 22 - July 10 (no classes July 3rd)
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $500

    Session 2
     July 13 - July 31
    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 13 - July 31
    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 22 - July 10 (no classes July 3rd)
    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 22 - July 10 (no classes July 3rd)
    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.
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Program Dates

June 22-August 14
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