A+ Summer Critical Thinking

Our rigorous and engaging A+ Summer programs are designed for academically successful students who creative, intuitive, and driven by intellectual challenge.  A+ Summer provides students with an engaging, fast-paced, one-of-a-kind opportunity to be immersed in an environment that encourages critical thinking, inquiry, creative problem solving, and a lifelong love of learning. Students in A+ Summer have the exclusive opportunity to study with like-minded peers.

Our stimulating courses build student proficiency in the logic, critical thinking, and writing skills that are essential for academic success at any level. A+ Summer is divided into three separate sessions—one for middle school students, one for rising 9th and 10th-grade students, and one for rising 11th and 12th-grade students. Each program boasts an exciting schedule of classes and unforgettable recreational activities. To learn more about a particular session, click on the pertinent link below.

A+ Summer Programs at a Glance

Admission Requirements: A+ Summer programs are selective. Students must demonstrate academic abilities by submitting a copy of their report card or transcript evidencing a 3.0 GPA or equivalent. Exceptions to this rule are made on a case-by-case basis and require a writing sample.

Program Grades Key Focus
A+ Pre-College Rising 11th & 12th Graders College-level academic activities to build practical skills for college success
A+ High School Rising 9th & 10th Graders High-level academic courses that promote skills for high school success
A+ Middle School Rising 6th-8th Graders Challenging, multi-disciplinary program for middle schoolers centered around a central piece of text

“The bonds and relationships that I formed with fellow students is going to be ever lasting…This whole experience is one of the most beneficial and rewarding things in my life.”
– Manasi G, A+ Pre-College participant
“I expected camp to be filled with nerdy kids and I was completely blown out of the water. The classes were interesting and captivating, and the people were some of the best I have ever met.”
– Arielle Z., A+ High School participant

A+ Summer Critical Thinking Programs

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