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2018 NDB High School Summer Programs Catalog

FRESHMAN ADVANTAGE(Signups will be available starting Monday, Jan 28)

Incoming 9th Grade Only   

#4 and 4A Date: June 10 - June 28

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Open to Notre Dame girls only.

Cost: $495

This course is designed for incoming freshman to get a jumpstart in English, social science, math, science and study skills. Our teachers are fun, engaging and full of the knowledge you need to be successful once classes begin in the fall! **This course is limited to 50 students!

 

 

BIOLOGY / HONORS BIOLOGY PREP

Incoming 9th Grade Only   

#5. Date: June 10 - June 14

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Open to Notre Dame girls only.

Cost: $295

The Summer Lab Skills course is designed to support those students who are accelerating into Biology or Honors Biology in their freshman year. The course provides opportunities to learn and practice lab skills incorporating design thinking, collaboration, and communication. Students are introduced to laboratory and technology tools that will be used during the year.

 

 

DRIVER'S EDUCATION (for students aged 15 and older)

Students Aged 15 and Older

#6. Week 1 Option: June 3 - June 7

#7. Week 2 Option: June 10 - June 14

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Open to high school girls and boys.

Cost: $395

This class fulfills the state requirement for student preparation for an instructional permit and/or provisional driver’s license. Students must be 15 years or older by the start of the class. Students will learn the highway system, basic maneuvers, informed decision-making, and the dangers of impaired driving due to chemical use.

 

 

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS ESSAY SUMMER INTENSIVE

Rising Seniors Only

#8. Week 1 Option: June 10 - June 14

#9. Week 2 Option: June 17 - June 21

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Open to Notre Dame girls only.

Cost: $395

 

The most stressful piece of the college admissions process is essay writing. In this summer intensive course, rising seniors (the class of 2020), will get an early start on these college essays. This is a five day workshop in which students have the opportunity to understand the do's and don't's of admissions essays while receiving assistance in identifying and articulating their personal and academic strengths. The process will involve self-reflection and brainstorming, centering on UC personal statements and Common Application main essays. Group work as well as instructor assistance in editing and feedback, will result in first drafts. Enrollment is limited to 25 per section.

Requirements: Must bring laptop. Must have their resumes completed on Naviance. No make-ups for unattended sessions.

 

BUILD YOUR BRAND - SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP

June 10 - June 28

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Open to high school and middle school girls and boys.

Cost: $395

This workshop incorporates many of today's social media needs. Learn to use the camera on your smartphone and use to your advantage. What is the proper etiquette for some of today's great apps - Twitter, Snap Chat, Facebook, Instagram and more. How does a student go about building a brand for the outside world to see that will help if future opportunities? This workshop will dive into these current, important issues.

Requirements: Must bring laptop and smartphone.

 
 

CODING MADE EASY   

Date: June 10 - June 28

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Open to high school and middle school girls and boys.

Cost: $395

In today's digital world, coding is a fundamental skill alongside math and reading, but too few kids have the opportunity to learn to program because it is rarely taught in school. This course aims to create a fun and engaging platform, where students not only learn to program, but also to have opportunities to be creative using code.

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO SEWING   

Date: June 10 - June 28

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Open to high school and middle school girls.

Cost: $395

Learn the basics of sewing in this three-week course at the end of which you will have a skirt, pajama pants, or both! The course will begin with how to use a sewing machine and pick out a pattern. Then you will learn how to take a pile of fabric and notions and turn them into a piece of clothing you can wear. Along the way, you will learn such things as how to take your measurements, adjust a pattern if necessary, finish seams, and sew on buttons. By the end of the class, you will have a foundation of sewing skills on which to build for future sewing projects.

 
NOTE: The class will take place at Ralph's Vacuum & Sewing Center in Redwood City at 1:30pm.  Students may meet at NDB at 1pm and be driven over in a school van. You meet at the store at 1:30pm. The class will run until 3:30 each day with those needing a ride back to NDB arriving at 4pm. 

 

 

Now that you have reviewed the courses, let's register for your selections (CLICK HERE).

 


Notre Dame High School Belmont Summer School Refund / Cancellation Policy

(HS SUMMER PROGRAM, MS SUMMER PROGRAM, SCHOOL OF VOLLEYBALL, SPORT CAMPS):

  • For each program or class, there is a $100 nonrefundable deposit that is included in the price of each program or class.
  • Cancellations made AFTER May 1 will receive a refund of 50% of the full price of the program or class less the $100 nonrefundable deposit.
  • Cancellations made ON OR AFTER June 10 WILL NOT receive a refund.

Contact Information:

 

Patsy Iannone

Summer School Assistant

piannone@ndhsb.org