Summer School at Barnstable

Summer Classes at Barnstable

Catch up or get ahead for the next school year with summer classes at Barnstable Academy. We offer remedial, enrichment, and full-credit courses for middle school and high school students. Classes are offered in English, math, world languages, science, history, and more.

Who should attend summer school at Barnstable?

Our summer program is ideal for students in grades 5-12 who would like to:

  • Make up a class for excessive absences
  • Retake a class because of a poor grade
  • Get a head start on the next school year
  • Explore classes in Creative Expression
  • Complete Extended School Year requirements

Did you know that all of our Academic and Creative Expression courses can also be taken in our one-to-one classrooms? For the most personalized approach to learning, enroll in a Barnstable EDGE course!

Summer 2017 Schedule

Our summer school program lasts five weeks, from June 26 – July 28, 2017
Classes meet Monday through Friday. Courses for credit fulfill all State of New Jersey requirements.

  • Full course for credit classes run from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Remediation/Enrichment small group classes run from 8:00 am – 10:30 am
  • Remediation/Enrichment EDGE one-to-one classes include 50 minute instruction, equal time Bengal Homework Den support
  • Creative Expression classes run from 1:30pm – 3:30 pm

Course Offerings


Algebra I, II & Advanced Math
High School level classes with emphasis on real world applications
Concepts introduced through discovery leading to the concept of proof


Environmental Science
A study of the natural environment, weather, and social systems
Plant and animal classifications, genetics, and binomial nomenclature
Basic facts and concepts presented in a framework of laboratory experiments and textual material
A study of matter and energy and their interactions


Literature & Composition
Literature appreciation and development of well-constructed essays
English Skills
Strengthen vocabulary, writing skills, and reading comprehension

Accent Reading
Emphasis on vocabulary development, comprehension strategies, and fluency using the Wilson Reading System.


US History I
The Age of Exploration through the conclusion of the Civil War
US History II
Reconstruction to the present
World History
Survey of ancient civilizations to the present

World Languages

Spanish I, II, III
Emphasis on reading and writing skills through vocabulary and grammatical structure

Creative Expression

Recording Arts

Film Class


Event Planning & Marketing

Culinary Classics



Performing Arts



$650 – Remedial or Enrichment Course, part-time group instruction

$650 – Barnstable Creative Expression (small group)

$1,250 – Full-Credit Course (small group instruction)

$2,750 – Barnstable EDGE Course, remediation or enrichment

$3,750 – Barnstable EDGE Course for Credit

$4,400 Barnstable Exploratory


Ready to enroll? Call (201) 651-0200 for more information.

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Isabella, 11th Grade

Barnstable Academy

Tel: 201.651.0200
Fax: 201.337.9797

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