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Summer School 2021

We offer a great Summer School program full of fantastic opportunities for learning and fun! We have many excellent courses to choose from.

Summer School runs for two and a half weeks, from Monday June 14 to Wednesday June 30, 2021. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and preventative measures, we are only accepting students from St. Mary's International School and Seisen International School this year.

Registration is online and are open please go here to register!. Please note - this is only open for current St. Mary's & Seisen families.

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  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 001
Course Name: Pre-Readiness Program
Staff: Ms. Jones, Mrs. Craney
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 24 Students 
Room: RPY (Room 139), RPJ (Room 149)
Who: Boys entering RP in August 2021 and boys and girls entering a pre-First Grade (K-5) Kindergarten program in August 2021
Description: The children will be taken on amazing adventures led by our problem-solver P. Mooney. Come learn and discover new ideas with P. Mooney, Zoey, Elbert the Elephant, and a host of other characters! This course prepares young boys and girls for life as pre-first graders. We will work on improving listening skills and strengthening verbal communication through songs, puppetry, stories, crafts, reading readiness and number awareness. Emphasis will also be placed on developing stronger social skills in a classroom environment.
Notes: This course pairs well with our afternoon course 601 Pre-Readiness Program: A Magical Journey Through Stories.

  • Grade 00 RP
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 005
Course Name: Pre-First Grade Program
Staff: Ms. Carr
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 24 Students in 1C (Room 144), 1M (Room 145)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1 in August 2021.
Description: In this course, we will review and build on Kindergarten skills covered in our Readiness Program. This is a perfect opportunity for new students to get to know our campus, teachers and program and a great time to make new friends. It’s also a wonderful way for all age-appropriate girls and boys to prepare for a successful year in Grade 1.
Notes: Course 602 New Enrichment Program is recommended to these students in the afternoon.

  • Grade 01
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 007
Course Name: Pre-2nd Grade Program
Staff: Mr. Ogan
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 24 Students in 2-O (Room 123)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 2 in August 2021
Description: This course is a great opportunity for students to prepare for Grade 2. We focus on building Language and Math skills that will be essential in Grade 2.
Notes: Notes: Course 602 New Enrichment Program is recommended to these students in the afternoon.

  • Grade 02
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 009
Course Name: ESL
Staff: Mr. Yajima
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: Room 137
Who: Girls and boys entering Gr. 1 through 5 in August 2021 who need intensive help in English as well as those who wish to improve their skills (specifically phonemic awareness and sound symbol correspondence)
Description: This course will provide reading and writing instruction enabling students to build a high-frequency word vocabulary. It will help students improve comprehension through a variety of activities including games and technology. Everyone will discover the joys of reading and writing (both oral and silent) in a relaxed environment with plenty of choices to provide motivation and promote independence in learning. This class will be differentiated to meet the needs of individual student. Please have your child bring an iPad if he/she has one.

  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 011
Course Name: IB MAA/MAI Higher Level Mathematics - Calculus With Extensions For Students in Analysis and Approaches OR Applications and Interpretations
Staff: Mr. Tihor
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Place: TBD
Who: This course is intended for either students who have completed their first year of IB Higher Level (HL) Mathematics in either Analysis and Approaches or Applications and Interpretations OR students who are entering their first year of IB HL Mathematics (also in either course) who are looking for a challenge
Description: The goals of this course are:

  • To cover, in depth, the IB HL Mathematics syllabus calculus content from the first and second years of the course. After reviewing foundational content, students will be challenged with more difficult problems to ensure they are fully prepared for their second year in IB HL Mathematics.
  • To extend the IB HL Mathematics core content to challenge students with content they could expect to see in first-year university calculus courses.
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 101
Course Name: Pre-3rd Grade English
Staff: Ms. Nagakura
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: 2N (Room 122)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 3 in August 2021
Description: Pre-3rd Grade English puts an emphasis on reading, writing, listening and speaking skills that will help students better prepare for Grade 3.

  • Grade 03
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 102
Course Name: Pre-3rd Grade Math
Staff: Ms. Nagakura
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: 2N (Room 122)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 3 in August 2021
Description: This course reviews Grade 2 Math learning goals and standards to help students prepare for Grade 3.

  • Grade 03
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 103
Course Name: Pre-4th Grade English
Staff: Ms. Dean
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: 3D (Room 121)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 in August 2021
Description: This program features fundamental Language Arts skills helpful for students to be successful 4th Graders next year. Emphasis will be on various types of writing activities including narrative story telling, and persuasive opinion writing. Students will be engaged in daily reading strategies including understanding character traits & motivations along with predicting a character actions and responses.

  • Grade 04
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 105
Course Name: Pre-5th Grade English
Staff: Ms. Moon
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: 5M (Room 110)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 5 in August 2021
Description: Pre-5th Grade English will teach the skills your child needs in order to tackle the 5th Grade reading and writing workshop programs. The students will develop reading and writing techniques, skills and practices that will enable them to make progress and be engaged in the learning. We work in small groups and one-on-one with the teacher to help your child with the specific areas they need to work on. This course is suitable for both children who need to make progress before Grade 5, and also children that excel in reading and writing. This class will be differentiated according to the students' level in order to meet students individual needs. Your child needs to bring his or her iPad.

  • Grade 04
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 105
Course Name: Pre-5th Grade English
Staff: Ms. Moon
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: 5M (Room 110)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 5 in August 2021
Description: Pre-5th Grade English will teach the skills your child needs in order to tackle the 5th Grade reading and writing workshop programs. The students will develop reading and writing techniques, skills and practices that will enable them to make progress and be engaged in the learning. We work in small groups and one-on-one with the teacher to help your child with the specific areas they need to work on. This course is suitable for both children who need to make progress before Grade 5, and also children that excel in reading and writing. This class will be differentiated according to the students' level in order to meet students individual needs. Your child needs to bring his or her iPad.

  • Grade 05
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 106
Course Name: Pre-5th Grade Math
Staff: Ms. Moon
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: 5M (Room 110)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 5 in August 2021
Description: Pre-5th Grade Math will prepare your child for the rigorous Grade 5 math program. This course will give students the tools they need to enjoy learning math, keeping them engaged, and making progress. The pre-5th program establishes strong foundations in mathematics and problem solving skills, so your child will hit the ground running in Grade 5. Also, if your child is in advanced math level and needs to develop problem solving skills and mathematical thinking skills, this is the right class for your child. This class will be differentiated according to the students' level in order to meet students individual needs. Your child needs to bring his or her iPad.

  • Grade 05
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 107
Course Name: Pre-6th Grade English
Staff: Mr. Wilson
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: 5W (Room 111)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 6 in August 2021
Description: This course, which integrates reading, vocabulary, grammar and writing practice, is designed to provide greater readiness for students entering Grade 6 in August 2021.

  • Grade 06
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 108
Course Name: Pre-6th Grade Math
Staff: Mr. Wilson
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: 5W (Room 111)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 6 in August 2021
Description: Emphasis will be placed on developing computational and problem-solving proficiency in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and fractions.

  • Grade 06
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 109
Course Name: Pre-7th Grade English
Staff: Ms. Kim-Inoue
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: Room 233
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 7 in August 2021
Description: Students will engage in activities that will help them make their writing more interesting and engaging. We will review grammatical problems and give students opportunities to practice planning and organizing their information prior to writing. Vocabulary building, reading comprehension, and speech techniques will also be enriched.

  • Grade 07
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 110
Course Name: Pre-7th Grade Math
Staff: Mr. Liggayu
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: Room 230
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 7 in August 2021
Description: Students will improve their arithmetic and algebraic skills and be prepared confidently to meet the demands in their 7th Grade Pre-Algebra course next year. Topics include square and cubic numbers; simplifying radicals and fractional expressions; solving inequalities and equations; basic probability; surface area of two-dimensional figures; and volume of selected solids. Visual models will be built to enhance conceptual understanding.

  • Grade 07
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 201
Course Name: Pre-8th Grade Math
Staff: Mr. Liggayu
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: Room 230
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 8 or 9 in August 2021
Description: This is an Algebra 1 course that focuses on probability, geometry, and right triangle trigonometry. Topics include simplifying and factoring algebraic fractions; solving inequalities and linear equations in two and three variables; factoring and solving quadratic equations; surface area and volume of solids. Word problems will be incorporated in some selected topics to deepen understanding and application of concepts. This course is also highly recommended as a review course for students who have taken Math 8, or as a preparatory course for students going to Grade 9 next year.

  • Grade 08
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 202
Course Name: MS/HS English
Staff: Ms. Kim-Inoue
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: Room 233
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 8, 9, 10 in August 2021
Description: This course will focus on a review of middle school English skills with special emphasis on vocabulary, grammar and reading comprehension. Different styles of writing will be explored through various activities.

  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 203
Course Name: IB Standard Level Mathematics-Core Content and Essential Skills For Students in Analysis and Approaches OR Applications and Interpretations
Staff: Mr. Dogra
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: TBD
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 11 and 12 in August 2021
Description: This course is highly recommended for students who are either entering their first year or in their second year of IB Standard Level (SL) Mathematics, either it is Applications and interpretation or Analysis and Approaches, who would like to solidify or move ahead with their understanding of core concepts. The goals of this course are:

  • To provide students with a strong foundation in the core content of the Number and Algebra, Functions, Geometry, Trigonometry, Statistics and Probability and Calculus of the course.
  • To provide students with a chance to attempt and receive feedback on some of the more challenging material they can expect to see in the above topics.
  • To Provide students a range of academic skills such as critical thinking, writing, and internet research, all of which are indispensable for Mathematical Exploration (I.A).
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 204
Course Name: Pre-9th and 10th Grade Math/High School Common Core Mathematics-Core Content and Essential Skills
Staff: Mr. Dogra
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Room: TBD
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 9 and 10 in August 2021
Description: This course is highly recommended for students entering in Grade 9 or 10 Mathematics, who would like to solidify or move ahead with their understanding of core concepts. The goals of this course are:

  • To provide students with a strong foundation in the core content of the Number and Quantity, Algebra Function,Trigonometry, Modeling, Geometry and Statistics and Probability.
  • To provide students with a chance to attempt and receive feedback on some of the more challenging material they can expect to see in the above topics.
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 301
Course Name: Science for Fun
Staff: Mr. Dixon & Ms. Herath
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 P.M.
Room: Room 224
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1, 2, 3, 4 in August 2021
Description: This course puts the fun back into science. Boys and girls taking this course will have a chance to do experiments and use microscopes and other scientific equipment.

  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 302
Course Name: Science for Fun
Staff: Mr. Dixon & Ms. Herath
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room: Room 224
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1, 2, 3, 4 in August 2021
Description: This course puts the fun back into science. Boys and girls taking this course will have a chance to do experiments and use microscopes and other scientific equipment.

  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Activity

Course Number: 307
Course Name: Robotics and Coding!
Staff: Mr. Van Loh
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Limit: 20 Students
Room: Room 119
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 3, 4 in August 2021
Description: Students will be guided through a hands-on experience wherein they design, build and program robots using the LEGO construction system and other hardware. Working in teams, they learn valuable leadership and project management skills. After completing this class, students are left with a sense of accomplishment for what their team has created and with new knowledge and skills. They also gain an understanding of, and interest in, possible future careers in engineering, programming and other technical fields

  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic
  • Activity

Course Number: 307
Course Name: Robotics and Coding!
Staff: Mr. Van Loh
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 20 Students
Room: Room 119
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 3, 4 in August 2021
Description: Students will be guided through a hands-on experience wherein they design, build and program robots using the LEGO construction system and other hardware. Working in teams, they learn valuable leadership and project management skills. After completing this class, students are left with a sense of accomplishment for what their team has created and with new knowledge and skills. They also gain an understanding of, and interest in, possible future careers in engineering, programming and other technical fields

  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 310
Course Name: Debate and Public Speaking
Staff: Mr. Antal
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 20 Students
Room: TBD
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 in August 2021
Description: Students will practice skills in public speaking and debate that can be applied to virtually any setting with an emphasis on both verbal and nonverbal communication. Some of the skills emphasized will be the organization of researched and factual material, expressive voice and gestures, audience engagement, and the use of visuals to make a speech/debate more effective. Students will also learn to appropriately evaluate and critique their own performances while providing constructive feedback to their peers in the process.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Academic
  • Activity

Course Number: 314
Course Name: MS/HS ESL
Staff: Mr. Southall
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Limit: 20 Students
Room: Room 241
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 6, 7, 8, and 9 August 2021
Description: 'Reading and Writing Adventures' - Students will use their reading skills to complete uniquely text-based adventure games. Then, using online adventure game creators combined with their writing skills, in groups they will write, create and share their own games. This project requires students to read and write a great deal but all in the context of game playing and creating.

  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Activity
  • Full-Day

Course Number: 401
Course Name: Day Camp
Staff: Mr. Moodie, Mr. Van Den Bossche
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Who: Girls and boys from 5 to 12 years of age by August 2021
Description: Please bring a snack for morning break. Schedule:

  • 8:30 A.M. Swimming lessons
  • Outdoor/indoor activities
  • 12:00 P.M. School Lunch Included
  • Outdoor/indoor activities
  • 3:00 P.M. Pick-up time by parents or return by school bus or public transportation
  • Grade 00 RP
  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 8:30-12:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 403
Course Name: Morning Camp
Staff: Mr. Moodie, Mr. Van Den Bossche
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Who: Girls and boys entering KG-5 or RP and up, up, up! in August 2021
Description: Please bring a snack for morning break. Schedule:

  • 8:30 A.M. Swimming lessons
  • Outdoor/indoor activities
  • Intramural sports
  • Grade 00 RP
  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 12:00-3:00

Course Number: 405
Course Name: Afternoon Camp
Staff: Mr. Moodie, Mr. Van Den Bossche
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Who: Girls and boys entering KG-5 or RP and up, up, up! in August 2021
Description: Schedule:

  • 12:00 P.M. Lunch (School Lunch Not Included)
  • Swimming lessons
  • Outdoor/Indoor activities
  • Intramural sports
  • 3:00 P.M. Pick-up time by parents or return by school bus or public transportation
  • Grade 00 RP
  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 501
Course Name: Soccer
Staff: Mr. Chan
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Place: Field
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1 – 5 in August 2021
Description: Super Soccer at St. Mary's! Come and learn the game, or come to improve your skills. In this course we will cover:

  • Basic skills: passing, dribbling, shooting
  • Fun drills and soccer fitness
  • Small 5-7 a side games
  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 501
Course Name: Soccer
Staff: Mr. Chan
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Place: Field
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1 – 5 in August 2021
Description: Super Soccer at St. Mary's! Come and learn the game, or come to improve your skills. In this course we will cover:

  • Basic skills: passing, dribbling, shooting
  • Fun drills and soccer fitness
  • Small 5-7 a side games
  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 503
Course Name: Basketball
Staff: Mr. Thiesen
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Place: Gym
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 - 9 in August 2021
Description: Skill development stations will be used to teach ball handling, passing, shooting, rebounding and defense. Players will be divided by ability and age to compete in 3-on-3 and 5-on-5 games. This is an excellent program for those just learning the game and those who want to bring their game to the next level.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 504
Course Name: Basketball
Staff: Mr. Thiesen
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Place: Gym
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 - 9 in August 2021
Description: Skill development stations will be used to teach ball handling, passing, shooting, rebounding and defense. Players will be divided by ability and age to compete in 3-on-3 and 5-on-5 games. This is an excellent program for those just learning the game and those who want to bring their game to the next level.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • 8:30-10:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 505
Course Name: Beginning/Intermediate Tennis
Staff: Mr. Lamb, Mr. Goldie
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Place: Tennis Courts
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 - 9 in August 2021
Description: This is a course for beginner to intermediate tennis players. Those who are new to the game will learn the playing rules, how to score and etiquette. Instruction and drills will teach them the 4 main ground strokes and the basics of serving so that by the end of the course they will have the rudimentary skills and knowledge to play a simple game of tennis. The more advanced players will review their core skills and begin to refine their techniques so they can both outplay and out think an opponent. The course culminates in a mini-tournament.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • 10:30-12:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 506
Course Name: Beginning/Intermediate Tennis
Staff: Mr. Lamb, Mr. Goldie
Time: 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Place: Tennis Courts
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 - 9 in August 2021
Description: This is a course for beginner to intermediate tennis players. Those who are new to the game will learn the playing rules, how to score and etiquette. Instruction and drills will teach them the 4 main ground strokes and the basics of serving so that by the end of the course they will have the rudimentary skills and knowledge to play a simple game of tennis. The more advanced players will review their core skills and begin to refine their techniques so they can both outplay and out think an opponent. The course culminates in a mini-tournament.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 601
Course Name: Pre-Readiness Program: A Magical Journey Through Stories
Staff: Ms. Jones, Mrs. Craney
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: 24 Students in RPY (room 139), RPJ (room 149)
Who: Boys entering RP in August 2021 and boys and girls entering a pre-First Grade (K-5) Kindergarten program in August 2021
Description: Dive into the world of imagination where anything is possible! The children will be taken on a magical journey through a variety of stories. This course prepares young boys and girls for life as pre-first graders. We will work on improving listening skills and strengthening verbal communication through indoor/outdoor games, drama, songs, stories, crafts, and reading readiness. Emphasis will also be placed on developing stronger social skills in a classroom environment.
Notes: This course pairs well with our morning course 001 Pre-Readiness Program.

  • Grade 00 RP
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Pre Grade

Course Number: 602
Course Name: New Enrichment Program
Staff: Mr. Yajima
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: 24 Students in Room 137
Who: Girls and boys entering Grades 1 and 2 in August 2021
Description: We are continuing the long, successful tradition of the original Enrichment course with our New Enrichment Program. In this course, primary-aged girls and boys will enjoy a variety of fun-filled activities.

  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 603
Course Name: Science Experiments and Projects
Staff: Mr. Liggayu & Mrs. Herath
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: 24 Students in TBD
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 1, 2, 3 in August 2021
Description: This is an interesting, enjoyable, and interactive course that stimulates your child’s curiosity, love, and passion for Science. Students will be building 3-D visual models for their observations and experimentations. Activities include growing seeds; building volcanos that emit lava and smoke; simulating a tornado and a geyser; putting a whole egg in a bottle; using balloon to run a toy car; and making ice cream, to mention a few. Students will also be observing the life processes and behavior of selected insects.

  • Grade 01
  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 607
Course Name: Written and Illustrated by...
Staff: Ms. Moon
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: 5M (Room 110)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grades 2, 3, 4, 5 in August 2021
Description: Written and Illustrated by… is a program designed for aspiring and reluctant writing. You will build the creative knowledge and expertise you need to create your own stories. You will create dynamic characters and engaging chapters using some creative tools such as Lego story blocks and Minecraft. We will cover both fiction and non-fiction writing styles and publish your own book, both on paper and digitally. You will also have a chance to improve your vocabulary and grammar. This class will be differentiated according to the students' level in order to meet students individual needs. Your child needs to bring his or her iPad.

  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Activity

Course Number: 611
Course Name: Baseball
Staff: Mr. Wilson, Mr. Antal
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Place: Field
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 and above in August 2021
Description: Baseball is for players of all skill levels. Beginners will learn the basics of the game and how to apply what they learn to real game situations. More seasoned baseball players will continue to hone their skills in attempt to take their team to the top in a tournament!

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 612
Course Name: Geography Explorers
Staff: Ms. Dean
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: 3D (Room 121)
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade2, 3, 4 and 5 in August 2021
Description: Curious students will 'journey' to historical and imaginary places to explore geography and culture. They will create maps using a variety of skills they develop and practice in class. There will be time for students to research and make maps of particular individual interest.

  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic
  • Activity

Course Number: 614
Course Name: Research and Study Skills
Staff: Mr. Dixon
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: Room 224
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 4 and up in August 2021
Description: Students participating in this course will have an opportunity to learn a variety of memory and study techniques that they can apply to a range of different subjects.

  • Grade 04
  • Grade 05
  • Grade 06
  • Grade 07
  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 615
Course Name: SAT/ACT Prep
Staff: Ms. Kim, Mr. Lamb
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: Room 233
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade8 and up in August 2021
Description: Students will first learn what SAT is and how it is used as well as comparing and contrasting with the ACT. Students will take practice SAT and ACT Tests in different sections to focus more on strengthening their weaker areas.

  • Grade 08
  • Grade 09
  • Grade 10
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic

Course Number: 616
Course Name: IB MAA/MAI Higher Level Mathematics - Core Content and Essential Skills For Students in Analysis and Approaches OR Applications and Interpretations
Staff: Mr. Tihor
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Room: TBD
Who: This course is intended for students who are entering their first year of IB Higher Level (HL) Mathematics in either Analysis and Approaches or Applications and Interpretations as well as students entering their second year in either course who would like to solidify their understanding of core concepts.
Description: The goals of this course are:

  • To provide students with a strong foundation in the core content of the number and algebra, functions, geometry, trigonometry, and vectors sections of the course.
  • To provide students with a chance to attempt and receive feedback on some of the more challenging material they can expect to see in the above topics.
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • 12:30-3:00
  • Academic
  • Activity

Course Number: 617
Course Name: STEM Camp (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)
Staff: Mr. Van Loh
Time: 12:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Limit: 20 Students
Room: Room 119
Who: Girls and boys entering Grade 2, 3, 4 in August 2021
Description: Students will be involved in a series of projects where they will be solving real world problems and testing and evaluating their ideas. They will learn to work as effective team members have the opportunity to experience different ways of learning and problem-solving. These student-led projects will look at structures, properties of materials and applications of smart materials.

  • Grade 02
  • Grade 03
  • Grade 04