UPDATED October: Westchester County, NY, features many summer programs and camps offering academic enrichment to children in grade school and high school. Find programs in Scarsdale, White Plains, Bronxville and other locations to give your child a boost in reading, math, science, and other subjects this summer.
UPDATED October: Are you looking to give your child an academic boost this summer? Find specialty summer camps and summer programs in Nassau County and Suffolk County, Long Island, that offer academic enrichment and gifted and talented programs.
The Masters of Summer program, through The Masters School, will provide enrichment classes and recreational activities for students entering fifth through 12th grades.
Portledge Summer Adventures, a program held annually at the Portledge School in Locust Valley, has several new programs for children this summer.
CCB School of Westchester, an academic enrichment center in Hartsdale, plans to offer summer academic prep programs for children in first through eighth grades that are aligned with the Common Core.
With the new common core standards in NYC schools, children are assigned more homework. To keep students on schedule, Kent Prep now offers a time management and homework course for children in New York City. Kent Prep, and academic enrichment school in Bayside, also offers SAT, SSAT, and Gifted & Talented exam prep and summer academic enrichment.
Power Brain Training Centers in Bayside, Queens and Syosset have expanded its summer camp curriculum to add more advanced brain training exercises, as well as divided the campers by age. During the camp, children will increase focus and coordination, as well as learn to have empathy and what it means to be a good leader.
Eye Level recently opened a location in New Rochelle, offering English and math academic enrichment to children ages 3-16. Classes are based on each child’s needs to ensure they are building confidence in each subject. The New Rochelle location also offers Early Eye Level Program for children ages 3-4, as well as summer camps.
The Tutoring Center located in Wilton, CT now offers an educational summer camp, Camp D.A.S.H. This program encourages students to learn, exercise, and communicate, all while working on material from the grade they'll be entering in the fall.
Don't let summer brain drain (the regression in math and reading skills that occurs over school vacation) happen to your children. Keep their brains active this summer at one of these great programs in the New York City area and beyond.