Summer Enrichment Opportunities at Friends Select

For-Credit Academic Courses & Week-Long Sports Clinics

Friends Select offers For-Credit Accelerated Academic Courses and Sports Clinics through the 2024 Summer Enrichment program. Explore each program below and discover your passion this summer at Friends Select School!

Academic Summer Courses (For-Credit)

Friends Select Offers three Academic Courses throughout their 2024 Summer Enrichment program. Below are the courses we offer. NOTE: Credit for these courses will be given to Friends Select Students only as well as students enrolled at external schools with permission from their school. Click on each course to learn more and sign up!

Geometry

(FOR-CREDIT)

This six-week intensive course covers the standard full-year geometry curriculum. Geometry exposes students to topics in Euclidean geometry and to logic with deductive proofs. Students study polygon properties and theorems (major focus on triangles), circles, congruence and similarity, trigonometric ratios, and areas and volumes. Upon successful completion of this course, students are prepared for the next-level math course. For questions, please email Matt Rosen at mattr@friends-select.org. Classes run 8:30am-12:30pm each day.

Prerequisite: Completed Algebra 1.

Algebra 2

(FOR-CREDIT)

This six-week intensive course focuses on strengthening students’ computational skills in solving equations and graphing linear equations. Topics include: simplifying expressions (polynomial, exponents, roots, rational), solving linear and quadratic equations and inequalities, solving systems of linear equations, and graphing linear functions. Friends Select students must earn a B or higher in this course to move on to Pre-Calculus. For questions, please email Matt Rosen at mattr@friends-select.org. Classes run 8:30am-12:30pm each day.

Prerequisite: Completed Algebra 1 (all students); B or higher in Geometry (FSS students only)

Pre-Calculus

(FOR-CREDIT)

This six-week intensive course prepares students for calculus. It covers trigonometric functions and their graphs, right triangle trigonometry, polar coordinates, complex numbers, sequences and series, and limits of functions. An introduction to calculus topics will be covered if time permits. Additionally, Friends Select students must earn a B or higher in this course to move on to Calculus. For questions, please email Matt Rosen at mattr@friends-select.org. Classes run 8:30am-12:30pm each day.

Prerequisites: B+ or higher in Algebra II.

Week-Long Summer Sports Clinics

Friends Select offers 3 different Week-Long Sports Clinics throughout the 2024 Summer Enrichment program. Below are the clinics offered. Click on each course to learn more and sign up!

Soccer Clinic

Kick off a week of soccer excitement at our Summer Soccer Clinic! Designed for 2nd to 9th graders, this action-packed sports clinic focuses on skill development, teamwork, and fun. Led by varsity head coach Barry Lynch, participants will learn the fundamentals of the game through extensive drills & skill work for 1.5 hours per day. Limited spots available – sign up now for a week of soccer fun! Clinics run 4:30-6:00pm each day.

Softball Clinic

Slide into a week of softball fun at our Summer Softball Clinic! Tailored for 2nd to 9th graders, this dynamic program offers skill-building, team play, and loads of excitement. Led by varsity head coach Bill Klose, participants will learn fundamentals of hitting, fielding, and enjoy friendly games for 1.5 hours per day. Limited spots available – sign up now for a week of softball fun! Clinics run 4:30-6:00pm each day.

Field Hockey Clinic

Experience a week of field hockey excitement at our Summer Field Hockey Clinic! Designed for 2nd to 9th graders, this engaging program focuses on skill enhancement, team spirit, and loads of fun. Led by varsity coach Mariko Cummings, participants will partake in extensive drills, skill work, and friendly matches for 1.5 hours per day. Limited spots available – sign up now for a week of field hockey fun! Clinics run 4:30-6:00pm each day.