Curriculum

  • Homework Tutoring Classes: Daily dedicated time and support to complete homework
  • Core academic subject enrichment Sessions: Our Math and English teachers use online tools with the students that help parents monitor the student's progress: Math - www.ixl.com, Creative Writing -www.kidblog.org. We have laptop computers that students can use in the academy for accessing these online tools.
  • SEE (Student Essential Enrichment) Course: Highlights project-based learning experiences driven by leadership development, tapping creativity, and raising critical thinking ability. This course is taught by Ms. Karen Drygas, who has taught GATE classes for more than 15 years.
  • Filmmaking Course: Focused on filmmaking technique, script writing and pre-production, executing a well-conceived plan, visual storytelling and artistic style. 
  • Sports Courses: Soccer, Basketball. Soccer players can participate with the Evergreen United Youth Soccer Club in recreational and competitive leagues. See our Evergreen United Youth Soccer site for more details about this wonderful youth soccer club/league. 
  • Other activities being evaluated: Tennis, Chess Club, Speech and Debate Club
Students and their parents are advised by high achieving College Students from universities like Stanford and UCLA to make sure the students gain the skills and experience necessary to be on a Path To Excel® that enables successful university admissions. Click here for more details about our PathToExcel College Youth Advisers program.

Students learn that learning is fun and it is cool to be smart.

  


 Dates: Aug 17, 2011 to June 8, 2012Days: Monday through Friday 
 Hours: After School to 6:30PM, includes full day camps for teacher in-session days Monthly Fee: $345 
  Location: LeyVa Middle School, 1865 Monrovia Dr, San Jose, CA 95122