This class takes a deep dive into what it takes to succeed on the ACT. Participants will examine the tendencies of the ACT and learn general and content-specific strategies. Students will also gain valuable experience by working through problems from actual ACT tests.
Brain-Boosting Boot Camp
July 24-28 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For Hutchison girls entering grades 7-9
This summer, take some time to boost your brain power by building strategies and routines to free your mind from the monotonous. In this camp, we’ll explore who you are and what you enjoy by creating a vision of your future self. Consider how you engage with information and try different organization tools to find the style that works for you then you’ll design your perfect planner. Escape the drudgery and trauma of last-minute studying by learning to plan and chunk your work time. Use your best super sleuth skills to break out of your ordinary student life to find the best management, study, and test-taking strategies for you. We’ll wrap the week up with competitions and a celebration of your powerful, new skills. You have the power to BEE amazing! Boost your brain power!
date/time: Monday-Friday, July 24-28; 9:00 am-noon instructor: Kim Knauss (middle school learning specialist) cost: $200
Bridge to Upper School Math: Algebra
July 31-August 4 | 9:30 am-noon For Hutchison girls entering grades 9-11
Get ready for your math in the upper school! Need to brush up on your Algebra skills in preparation for Algebra II? In this course, students will focus on the basics skills at the heart of Algebra I that will set them up for success in Algebra II—including but not limited to linear and quadratic equations, factoring, solving various types of functions, and exponents, as well as an introduction to transformations.
date/time: Monday–Friday, July 31-August 4; 9:30 am-12:00 pm instructor: Molly Prewitt (upper school math) cost: $200
Bridge to Upper School Math: Geometry
July 31-August 4 | 1:00-3:30 pm For Hutchison girls entering grades 9-10
Get ready for your math in the upper school! Need to brush up on your Geometry? In this course, students will focus on the basics skills at the heart of Middle School math and Algebra I that will set them up for success in Geometry—including but not limited to review of radicals, fractions, the coordinate plane, area, volume, as well as an introduction to proofs. date/time: Monday–Friday, July 31-August 4; 1:00-3:30 pm instructor: Molly Prewitt (upper school math) cost: $200
Center for Excellence Summer Internships
For Hutchison girls entering grades 9-12 Please contact Brianna Lofton in the Center office at (901) 507–2460 or email@example.com with questions. Register at cfe.hutchisonschool.org/register.
Coffee Bar Pop-Up Stands
June 12-16 | 9:00 am-12:00 pm For girls entering grades 6-9
X-STEAM Girl Pop-Ups is a summer intensive where campers engage in hands-on learning to build a brand, products, and pop-up designs through the curriculum using the design-thinking model. Additionally, girls will receive advice from leaders in the field to assist in completing their storefronts. Girls will walk away with their very own crafted coffee recipe and pop-up shop as a functional and fun keepsake to use in their business. At the end of the experience, campers will host a fun and interactive showcase of their decked-out Coffee Bar Pop-ups featuring artistically-designed artwork handcrafted by them. Parents and families of campers are invited to experience the Showcase. date/time: Monday-Friday, June 12-16; 9:00 am-12:00 pm instructor: Erika Cain (girl24 founder) cost: $275
Renegades of Rhythm Quad/Tenor Camp
June 26-30 | 2:00-4:00 PM
More information coming soon.
Renegades of Rhythm Summer Intensive
July 24-28 | 8:30 AM-1:30 PM For students in elementary through high school