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Summer Academic Programs

SUMMER AT NOTRE DAME!

Summer Programs at Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville, NJ offer a variety of opportunities, including Academic Courses for credit, Enrichment Classes and Athletic Camps. 

Located on 100 beautiful acres in Central New Jersey, just across the river from Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Notre Dame High School offers a wireless environment, new science labs, turf playing field with track, newly renovated basketball court and strength and conditioning facilities.

For questions on any of the summer offerings at ND, please contact Sean Clancy at 609.882.7900, ext. 160 or email summer@ndnj.org.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Registration is available both electronically and by paper. You can register for multiple programs either way. Click on any of the camp titles below for additional information about the camp. Brochures are available to download from the column at left.


Academic Summer Camps

List of 9 items.

  • Build Your Own Online Business for Grades 9-12

  • Coding and App Design for Grades 9-12

  • Drivers Education for Grade 10

  • Integrated Computers and Foundations of Writing for Grade 9

  • ND Class of 2020 Strength and Conditioning Orientation

  • Physical Education and First Aid for Grades 10, 11 and 12

  • Physical Education and Health for Grade 9

  • Physical Education for Grades 10, 11 and 12

  • Summer Film Experience for Grades 9-12

Enrichment Offerings

List of 8 items.

  • Comic Book Art

    Course Description: Comic Book Art
    Welcome to the exciting world of comic book art! Students will learn techniques that will add a professional touch to today’s most popular comic books. We’ll explore the principles of composition and narration through a series of fun exercises. Finished projects will include a character design, an illustrated story and a full-page illustration. Previous drawing experience is not required.

    Dates: Monday July 11- Friday July 15
    Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Bring your own lunch
    Tuition: $295

    Click here to register or download the brochure and mail to Notre Dame.
  • Freshman Jump Start to Success

    The program will provide the students a jump start to the academic requirements of the high school experience with emphasis on High School preparedness, Biology, Language, Algebra, Religion, History, written and oral expression.  Study skills, organization and classroom behavior will also be emphasized.  The program will be open to all interested incoming Notre Dame Freshman students.  Homework and assessments will be given.  This course will be taught by six members of the Notre Dame faculty.

    Dates:  Monday, June 27 - Thursday, June 29
                 and Tuesday, July 5 - Friday, July 9
    Time:  8:00 AM to Noon
    Fee:    $305, for lunch to be included add $30

    Questions: 
    Clancy@ndnj.org

    Schedule: 
    Students will be assigned to group A or B and the academic schedules will rotate on a daily basis.  For example, Group A will have Schedule I Monday then Schedule II Tuesday and the rotation will continue for the duration of the program.
     
                                        Schedule I     Schedule II
    8:00AM-8:45AM           Language        Religion
    8:55AM-10:15AM         Math               English/Writing
    10:25AM-11:45AM       Science           Social Studies/Research
    11:50AM-Noon             Activity           Activity

    Click here to register or download the Summer Enrichment Programs brochure and mail to ND.
  • Performing Arts Summer Band Session for Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12

    Attention brass, woodwind, percussion and keyboard players, this camp will be concentrating on individual technique, tone, pitch, and blending within the section. Band music for the Florida trip will be introduced to get a jump on the school year.

    First week:
      Monday, June 27 - Wednesday, June 29
    Second week:  Monday, August 29 - Wednesday, August 31
    Time:  5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    Fee:  $85 for 1 week or $160 for both.

    Registration:
      Download the Summer Programs Enrichment Brochure and mail or drop off to Mr. Gibilisco at Notre Dame by June 12. There is no electronic registration for this program.

  • Performing Arts: Summer Session

    Each student will receive an hour of voice training, dance and acting daily from 9:00 AM to 12:15 PM. We will be working on the scenes, music and dances from next year’s musical.  Shrek the Musical, Guys and Dolls, and Annie are at the top of the list!

    First week:
      Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15
    Second week:  Monday, July 18 – Friday, July 22
    Third week:  Monday, July 25 - Thursday July 28
    Time:  9:00 AM to 12:15 PM
    Fee:  $125 for 1 week or $350 for all three.

    Registration:
      Download the Summer Enrichment Programs Brochure and mail or drop off to Mr. Gibilisco by June 12. There is no electronic registration for this program.
    Questions:  gibiliscol@ndnj.org
     
    To our incoming freshman class, this is an excellent opportunity to work with our Band and Performing Arts staff and to get to know many of the upperclassmen who you will be working with next year.
  • Pre-Algebra

    Prepare to enter Algebra 1 and Algebra 2.  Develop number sense, refine work with fractions, decimals and percents, evaluate expressions and formulas and solve word problems.  Assistance will be given in completing the Algebra 1 Math Packet.  This course will be taught by Mr. Mark Stephan, a Math teacher at Notre Dame. Click here to register ro download the brochure and mail to Notre Dame.

    Dates: 
    Monday, July 18 - Friday, July 22   
    Time:  9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Fee:  $135
    Questions:  Stephan@ndnj.org

    Click here to register or download the brochure at left.
  • Pre-Geometry

    Prepare to enter Geometry.  Solve equations and inequalities, practice rules of exponents and begin to learn common themes in Geometry.  Assistance will be given in completing the Geometry Math Packet.  This course will be taught by Mr. Mark Stephan, a Math teacher at Notre Dame.

    Dates: 
    Monday, July 18 - Friday, July 22   
    Time:  1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Fee:  $135
    Questions:  Stephan@ndnj.org

    Click here to register or download the Summer Enrichment Programs Registration Brochure and mail to ND.
     
  • Summer Reading in the Classroom

    Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors will have the opportunity to work on their summer English reading assignments in this program. Teacher guided instruction will provide students help with their summer reading for English along with the accompanying summer packet assignments. Students are required to provide the required text and this information can be found on the Notre Dame web site under Academics and then summer reading.

    Dates: 
    Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15
                OR Monday, July 25 - Friday, July 29
    Time:  9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Fee:  $135
    Questions:  Dingle@ndnj.org

    Click here to register or download the Summer Enrichment Programs brochure and mail to ND.
  • Time Management, Test Taking and Learning Strategies

    Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors are invited to improve their time management, organize their study habits, develop positive test-taking strategies, and determine their most productive learning style.  Students will be provided with a toolbox of strategies and plans that will enhance academic performance when implemented.  Mr. Sean Clancy, a Guidance Counselor and Social Studies teacher at Notre Dame, will guide students in an investigation of healthy and productive habits for scholars.

    Dates:  Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 9
    Time:   1:00 - 3:00 PM
    Fee:     $135 for lunch to be included add $30
    Questions:  Clancy@ndnj.org

    Click here to register or download the brochure and mail to Notre Dame.

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