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    • Mathematics
Middle School (6–8)

Mathematics

All classes IN-PERSON

Math 6

Grades 6–7
This six week course is designed for incoming sixth graders, and it covers percentages, fractions and decimals, algebraic expressions and equations, proportional relationships, percent change, rational numbers, and data and statistics. This class is designed to solidify students’ conceptual grasp of fifth grade skills before providing them with a comprehensive grasp of sixth grade concepts. Students will receive direct instruction, work independently and in small groups, and learn through games and competitions.
June 17 – July 26*  
10:00 am–12:00 pm
$1,600
*No class: June 19,  July 4 & July 5

M(iddle) S(chool)Math IntensiveNEW

Grades 6-7
This three week course is designed for incoming sixth graders, and it covers percentages, fractions and decimals, algebraic expressions and equations, proportional relationships, percent change, and rational numbers. This class is designed to solidify students’ conceptual grasp of fifth grade skills before advancing them to a keen grasp of sixth grade concepts. Students will receive direct instruction, work independently and in small groups, and learn through games and competitions.
June 17 - July 3
12:30 pm–2:30 pm
$750

Intensive Pre-Algebra ReviewNEW

Grades 7-8
This three week course is designed for incoming seventh graders, and it covers the following topics: transformations and congruence, scale drawings and similarity, equations and inequalities, linear and exponential relationships, exponents and scientific notation, the pythagorean theorem, and irrational numbers. This class is designed to solidify students’ conceptual grasp of sixth grade skills before providing them with a comprehensive grasp of middle school, pre-algebraic concepts. Students will receive direct instruction, work independently and in small groups, and learn through games and competitions.
July 8 – July 26*  
12:30 pm–2:30 pm
$750

Pre-Algebra  

Grades 6–8
Pre-Algebra combines a review of arithmetic operations with a presentation of skills that form the foundation for first year Algebra. Students learn to approach word problems by means of logic and simple first-degree equations. 
June 17 – July 26*  
8:00 am–10:00 am
$1,600
*No class: June 19,  July 4 & July 5

Algebra I 

Grades 6–10
This is an elementary course in Algebra where emphasis is placed on developing facility in working with algebraic terminology, students study concepts, including variables, linear equations, factoring, graphing, and verbal problems. Classroom lectures are supplemented by homework assignments and video lessons from an electronic textbook. (Also listed for Upper School.) 
June 17 – July 26*  
10:00 am–12:00 pm
$1,600
*No class: June 19, July 4 & July 5

Intensive Algebra I Review MINICOURSE

Grades 8-9
This 3-hour class is designed for students who have already completed an Algebra I course but need additional practice and review to internalize the concepts. Topics will include but not be limited to linear systems, quadratic analysis, and transformations of all types of functions. This will be a very active course, with students participating in discussions and sharing solutions on a daily basis.
June 17 - June 28
12:30-3:30pm
$750
*No class: June 19

Intro to Algebra/PreAlgebra ReviewNEWMINICOURSE

Grades 7-8
This class is designed for students who need to brush up on Pre-algebra concepts and/or have a preview of beginning topics in Algebra I. Topics will include but not be limited to elementary number theory (prime factorization and its applications), relational thinking (beginning to think in the abstract), and linear equations and graphs. This will be a very active course, with students participating in discussions and sharing solutions on a daily basis.
June 17 - June 28
10:00 am–12:00 pm
$550
*No class: June 19
 
Located in Washington, D.C., St. Albans Summer Programs – a combined summer camp and summer school for area and out-of-town boys and girls in grades Pre-K through 12 – provides half- and full-day academic and art classes and athletic camps for football, golf, swimming, and tennis at state-of-the-art athletic facilities.