Welcome to Summer School at The Prentice School! Our program is dedicated to providing targeted literacy and math support for students with literacy-based challenges, ensuring that each child thrives academically while having a wonderful summer learning experience.
- Summer School runs from June 24, 2024 to July 23, 2024
- The 4th & 5th of July will be observed as a holiday
- Participants can choose either one program or a combination of programs that suit your interests, needs and grade level.
- A flat $250 non-refundable fee is due at time of application.
Secure your child's spot for the 4-week program so they can start on a journey of learning, growth, and fun at The Prentice School's Summer School.
Registration Forms below!
Orton-Gillingham Reading & Writing: Grades 1 - 5
Go on a literacy journey tailored for grades 1 - 5 with our Orton-Gillingham trained and certified staff leading the way. In our small group setting, students dive into the explicit and focused Orton-Gillingham methodology, ensuring a comprehensive approach to language structure. Our instruction emphasizes the use of visual, auditory, and kinesthetic pathways, targeting fluency, vocabulary development, and reading comprehension.
Within this immersive program, students will not only enhance their reading skills but will also be guided through small group, multisensory, explicit, and systematic approaches that champion the writing process. Our dedicated staff equips students with strategies and tools, incorporating multi-sensory elements, visuals, and graphic organizers to enhance their writing skills. This summer literacy program for grades 1 - 5 promises a dynamic and supportive environment where every child can unlock the power of literacy and flourish in their academic journey.
Grades 1 - 5
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Orton-Gillingham Reading & Writing: Grades 6 - 8
Immerse your child in a transformative summer literacy program tailored for grades 6 - 8, specifically designed to address the unique needs of students with dyslexia and literacy-based challenges. We understand that literacy is about unlocking the potential for confident communication and our credentialed educators use evidence-based approaches, including Orton-Gillingham, to provide targeted interventions and support. Focusing on multisensory learning, students engage in activities that strengthen their decoding, encoding, and comprehension skills. Small group settings ensure personalized attention, fostering a supportive environment where students build both literacy proficiency and confidence.
This summer literacy program for grades 6 - 8 is not just an educational experience; it's an opportunity for students to thrive, building a solid foundation for a future marked by literacy proficiency and renewed self-assurance.
Grades 6 - 8
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Math Enrichment: Grades 1 - 8
Take off on a mathematical exploration designed for Grades 1 - 8 through our enriching summer Math program. Our dedicated instructors aim to cultivate and expand students' mathematical proficiency while reinforcing a solid foundation in number sense. Using a combination of direct instruction, multi-sensory tools, and practical application, this program ensures a comprehensive approach to mathematical learning.
Throughout the program, students participate in a variety of engaging activities, games, and projects carefully crafted to deepen their understanding of mathematical concepts and establish meaningful connections between math and the real world. From enhancing basic numeracy skills to fostering a love for problem-solving, our Math Enrichment program offers a dynamic and supportive environment where students can confidently embrace the world of mathematics.
Grades 1 - 8
Monday - Friday, 12:30pm - 1:30pm