Summer Youth Program

Summer Youth Program

Academic Enhancement Workshops

Improve your academic skills and get ready for the new school year. Focus on reading, math, writing, and spelling or prepare for the college application process with test prep courses and study skills seminars. Weekly Academic Enhancement Workshops are offered in late July and early August, and most programs provide 1.5 hours of instruction per day and a small class size.

PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 4 PM ON FRIDAY, JULY 18 FOR ALL 2014 ACADEMIC ENHANCEMENT WORKSHOPS.

K - 2 3 - 5 6 - 8 9 - 12
Math Enhancement X X X
Reading Skills X X X X
Writing Skills X X X X
School Success Skills X X X X
Test Prep & College Planning X

Academic Back to School Bootcamps

Offered for Grades 3 - 12

Get ready for the new school year and jump start your brain power! Our Back to School Bootcamps offer students a full day (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) of academic workshops focusing on language arts, math, and skills to excel in the classroom. With our Bootcamp packages, you can join us for 4 workshops for the price of 3.

  • Supervised Lunch also is included in the registration fee; other discounts do not apply.
  • Grade-level designations for each Bootcamp are given in terms of the grade the student will be
    entering in the fall of 2014.

  • Space is limited, and registration is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Waiting lists are not available for Bootcamp packages. If a Bootcamp package sells out, you may still register for individual workshops, as space allows.

  • We reserve the right to substitute individual workshops within Bootcamp packages. Workshops are subject to cancellation due to insufficient enrollment.

Week 1: July 29 - August 1

GRADE LEVEL AM SESSION 1 AM SESSION 2 PM SESSION 1 PM SESSION 2

COST

3 - 4

Powerful Writing Think & Speak Up Math in the Real World Reading Fluency SOLD OUT
5 - 6 Math in the Real World Reading Comprehension Think & Speak Up Powerful Writing SOLD OUT
7 - 8 Reading Comprehension FUNdamental Math Powerful Writing Study Skills Strategies SOLD OUT

9 -10

Get Ready for Algebra II SAT Prep: Verbal & Math Powerful Writing Becoming a Critical Reader SOLD OUT

Week 2: August 4 - 8

GRADE LEVEL AM SESSION 1 AM SESSION 2 PM SESSION 1 PM SESSION 2

COST

3 - 4

Math in the Real World Grammar Doctors Vocabulary Power! Social Skills for School Success SOLD OUT
5 - 6 Math in the Real World Vocabulary Power! Reading Comprehension Powerful Writing SOLD OUT
7 - 8 Powerful Writing Study Skills Strategies FUNdamental Math Think & Speak Up SOLD OUT
9 -10 Writing for the SAT What and Why Geometry Study Skills Strategies Becoming a Critical Reader $716

Program Partner: The Learning Therapy Center at SMU

Many Academic Enhancement Workshops are offered through SMU’s Learning Therapy Center, located on the SMU-in-Plano campus. A division of the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development, the Learning Therapy Center provides extensive and specialized training for instructors to effectively work with students.