Upper School (9–12)

Mathematics

Algebra I

This is an elementary Algebra course 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 Middle School.)
June 17 – July 26
10:00 am–12:00 pm
$1,356

Algebra II

A review and extension of topics from Algebra I, new topics studied in Algebra II include absolute value, exponents and radicals, quadratic and higher polynomial functions, and logarithms. Students also receive an introduction to Trigonometry. Prerequisite: Algebra I
June 17 – July 26
10:00 am–12:00 pm
$1,356

Geometry

A deductive Euclidean Geometry course in two and three dimensions, students study logical systems, lines, planes, angles, triangles, congruence, polygons, and circles. The course also covers the volume and surface area of three dimensional figures. Prerequisite: Algebra I
June 17 – July 26
12:30–2:30 pm
$1,356

Precalculus

An intensive development of the elementary functions of a single variable, students learn about real numbers, inequalities, analytic geometry of the plane, and the function concept. Polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic and trigonometric functions are studied in detail. Prerequisite: Algebra II
AM Session: June 17 – July 26
8:00–10:00 am
$1,356
PM Session: June 17 – July 26
12:30–2:30 pm
$1,356

Possible Introductory to Calculus MINI-COURSE

TBD
TBD
$ TBD
**Tutoring may be available for any mathematical discipline. Please contact the summer school director, Tom Carroll, to explore this option.
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, rowing, swimming, and tennis at state-of-the-art athletic facilities.