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Florentine Summer 2016
Weekday Academic & Arts Enrichment Program
For students entering Grades 2 - 12 in the Fall.
Tuesday, July 5th - Friday, August 12th
6 weeks: Mondays to Fridays 星期一到五
Location: 219 Park Row in Chatham Square
Placement Test: Sat. 6/25
Morning Core Academics
Our core academic courses include English, Math and Writing instruction taught in small seminar format. In addition to a curriculum that covers the Common Core learning standards, classes will address upcoming standardized tests.
Students in Elementary Grades 2-6 have three hours of academic instruction each day (9am - 12pm). They prepare for state ELA and Math tests, and are challenged to go beyond if ready.
Middle School Students in Grades 7-9 have four hours of academic instruction each day (9am - 1pm). Those who are preparing for the Specialized High School Admissions Test take a special session that includes logical reasoning, mock testing and review.
High School Students in Grades 9-12 also have four hours of academic instruction each day (9am - 1pm). Classes focus on vocabulary building, reading comprehension, identifying grammar mistakes, math topics and problem solving, and writing timed essays and personal statements.
Afternoon Enrichment Courses
Each hour in the afternoon, students delve into a rich subject in small group work. A project or performance is presented at the end of the 6-week program. Final class availability and scheduling is subject to enrollment and student interest.
Elementary Grade topics include: CodeSpeak Labs Computer Programming, Music & String Ensemble, Fine Arts, Chess, Yoga & Dance, Model Engineering.
Middle-High School topics include: CodeSpeak Labs Computer Programming, Public Speaking / Debate, Trigonometry, Chemistry, Fine Art, Physics, Music Ensemble / Band.
Full Day Program
The full day program (9am-5pm) combines morning academics with afternoon electives. In addition to the regular course, we provide supervised lunch hour and study hall for full day students. Students can bring their own lunch or sign up for restaurant delivery. Early Drop-off and Late pick-up arrangements can be made for additional fee.