Middle and Upper School

Summer Institute's Middle and Upper School Program offers high school students (Grades 6-12) the opportunity to explore new subjects, or to advance in core academic or artistic subjects. Students who are serious about their academic and personal growth will find our intensive college preparatory courses the perfect way to excel this summer.

Highlighted Academic courses that earn credit

Three-week or six-week courses for Grades 6-12

  • Algebra 1
  • Algebra 2 and Trigonometry
  • NEW! Documentary Filmmaking: Community Storytellers
  • General Physics
  • Geometry
  • Idea Studio Art
  • Intro to Global Studies
  • NEW! Music Technology
  • Pre-Calculus
  • Public Speaking
  • Sports Media
  • Tech Theater
  • Trigonometry
  • Web Design

Highlighted Academic Courses that build skills

Three-week courses for grades 6-12

  • NEW! Ethics, Impacts, and Issues of Scientific Advancements
  • NEW! Food Science and Society
  • Foundations of Geometry / Algebra 2
  • NEW! Intro to Organic Chemistry a.k.a. Molecular Engineering
  • Introduction to Middle School Math
  • Middle School Preparation to Algebra 1
  • NEW! Polymers and Plastics in Society
  • Pre-Algebra
  • Preparing for English 8
  • NEW! Science Research Skills
  • NEW! Strings Survey (Intro to Strings)