High School

GEAR-UP FOR SCHOOL SUCCESS ACADEMY

STUDY SKILLS AND ORGANIZATION

A Mystery No More: Improve Study Skills

Ever felt you would have studied harder if you only knew how? Learn strategies in listening, note-taking, test-taking, time management and more. Take learning inventories to discover how you learn best. Leave the class feeling ready for the new school year.

Mon-Fri, June 27-July 1, 2:30-4 p.m.            ACC Annex
YTHC 1260M01-59388 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart               $79

Organize Your Life for Better Learning-7 Habits

Based on the book, “Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens” by Sean Covey, learn organization strategies that will not only benefit your studies, but also your life. Explore some possibilities for improving your personal space to make room for more clear school goals. Improve your school work by organizing your thought patterns and structuring your work habits. Focus on simplifying your life and keeping your attention on what is really important for your success.

Mon-Fri, June 20-24, 9-10:30 a.m.                  ACC Annex
YTHC 1242M01-58166 (grades 6-12) Add to Cart  $99 includes workbook

Mon-Fri, July 25-29, 2:30-4 p.m.                    ACC Annex
YTHC 1242M03-58910 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart  $99, includes workbook

Mon-Fri, Aug 1-5, 9-10:30 a.m.                      ACC Annex
YTHC 1242M04-59536 (grades 6-12) Add to Cart     $99 includes workbook

ACT

ACT English Exam: Improve Your Scores

Prepare yourself for a successful ACT exam. Discover what areas of the verbal test battery which you need to improve your skills. Learn test taking techniques and how to control anxiety. Review grammar and comprehension to build your confidence. Fee includes workbook from National Association of Secondary School Principals. (Grades 8-12 or younger with permission of instructor)

Mon-Fri, Aug 1-5, 12:45-2:15 p.m.                     ACC Annex
YTHC 1254M01-58177 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart    $99, includes workbook

ACT Math Exam: Improve Your Scores

Prepare yourself for a successful ACT test score. Discover how this exam is structured. Complete and score actual problem types found on the test and develop math skills that will help you better prepare for taking this test. Fee includes a workbook from the National Association of Secondary School Principals. (Grades 8-12 or younger with permission of instructor)

Mon-Fri, Aug 1-5, 10:45-12:15 p.m.               ACC Annex
YTHC 1256M01-58180 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart   $99, includes workbook

SAT

SAT English Exam: Improve Your Scores

Our SAT Prep course is designed to introduce and enrich the skills needed to score highly on the SAT critical reading and writing section.

Mon-Fri, July 18-22, 12:45-2:15 p.m.                 ACC Annex
YTHC 1255M01-59539 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart     $99, includes workbook

SAT Math Exam: Improve Your Scores

Our motto is “control the test” and don’t let the test control you. During this session we cover over 50 math concepts in Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, and Probability and test taking strategies. During each session Student will be given 40 SAT words to do at home.

Mon-Fri, July 18-22, 10:45-12:15 p.m.             ACC Annex
YTHC 1257M01-59540 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart      $99, includes workbook

Online Classes – SAT/ACT

Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Ask us how to try the first lesson of a course for FREE! All these courses are conducted online. 

COLLEGE PREP

Get an Edge on College: College Prep for Rising Seniors

College is right around the corner. In this 4 hour College Preparation Boot Camp, designed specifically for rising high school seniors, we will discuss: Building a “great fit” college list; application timelines, (RD, ED, EA); standardized testing, (ACT/SAT); essays, college visits,; scholarships, financial aid (FAFSA) and lots more. It will be an activity-filled lunch. Bring a sack lunch and we will interact as a large group and do a special exercise (the GPA Game). This fun game will open everyone’s eyes regarding the subjective and mysterious admissions process as well as the GRIT necessary to survive.

Mon, June 27, noon-4 p.m.                          ACC Annex
YTHC 1010M01-59382 (grade 12) Add to Cart                  $79

Mon, July 25, noon-4 p.m.                            ACC Annex
YTHC 1010M02-59383 (grade 12) Add to Cart                   $79

Mon, Aug 8, noon-4 p.m.                               ACC Annex
YTHC 1010M03-59384 (grade 12) Add to Cart                   $79

Get an Edge on College: College Prep for Rising Juniors

Is it too early to think about college? No! In this College Preparation Boot Camp, designed specifically for rising high school juniors, we will discuss: high school curriculum; building a “great fit” college list; application timelines, (RD, ED, EA); standardized testing, (ACT/SAT); essays, college visits; scholarships, financial aid, (FAFSA) and lots more.   It will be an activity-filled lunch. Bring a sack lunch and we will interact as a large group and do a special exercise (The GPA Game). This fun game will open everyone’s eyes regarding the subjective and mysterious admissions process as well as the GRIT necessary to survive.

Mon, June 27, 9-1 p.m.               ACC Annex
YTHC 1011M01-59385 (grade 11)
Add to Cart          $79

Mon, July 25, 9-1 p.m.                 ACC Annex
YTHC 1011M02-59386 (grade 11)
Add to Cart         $79

Mon, Aug 8, 9-1 p.m.                   ACC Annex
YTHC 1011M03-59387 (grade 11)
Add to Cart        $79

CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ARTS ACADEMY

CLAY

Roll Up Your Shirt Sleeves: Use Clay!

Come have fun while learning the hand building techniques of clay! Create different clay projects including bowls, mugs, and a human figure. The last 2 days, glaze the projects.

Mon-Fri, July 11-15, 9-noon                                ACC Annex
YTHC 1165M01-58825 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart      $79, $35 material fee  to instructor

S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) ACADEMY

Algebra I

This is your review before Algebra II. Review inequalities, linear and quadratic equations, slopes, polynomials, expansion, functions and radicals. Bring a calculator (optional).

Mon-Fri, July 18-22, 9-10:30 a.m.                         ACC Annex
YTHC 1258M01-58183 (grades 9-12)
Add to Cart                        $79

Mon-Fri, July 25-29, 12:45-2:15 p.m.                   ACC Annex
YTHC 1258M02-58528 (grades 9-12)
Add to Cart                       $79

Mon-Fri, Aug 1-5, 2:30-4 p.m.                               ACC Annex
YTHC 1258M03-58998 (grades 9-12)
Add to Cart                       $79

WEB DESIGN

Design a Web Page Your Way

Create a web site that people will want to visit. Learn to use Flash and many free programs to enhance your site. Learn about colors, text tricks and more to make your website pop with dynamic animations, rollovers and other tricks that will give your website pizzazz. Bring a flash drive.

Mon-Fri, July 25-29, 1-4 p.m.                            ACC Annex
YTHC 1081M03-58519 (grades 9-12) Add to Cart                 $109

GAMING

Video Game /Concept Art

Attention artists and future game and movie designers! Apply your art to one of many fields in the video game industry! Learn advanced digital painting techniques using Photoshop, and bring your imagination into the digital world. Character design, storyboarding, and concept art are all specializations within the game and movie industry that you will train for. Design and produce compelling art and apply it to your chosen context. No Photoshop experience required. General computer and drawing experience is helpful. Bring sketch or drawing paper, pencils, pen and ruler. If available, bring two or three art pieces to use in class.

Mon-Fri, July 18-22, 1-4 p.m.                            ACC Annex
YTHC 1079M01-59172 (grades 7-12) Add to Cart                $169

GENERAL ENRICHMENT

Frisbee Golf

The sport of disc golf evolved as an offshoot of the many games spawned by the Frisbee® craze. The game started with people using Frisbees and aiming at targets made up of trees, trash cans, light poles, pipes, and whatever else was handy. Disc golf is one of the best lifetime fitness sports and has grow significantly in popularity. It is easy to learn, a healthy activity and accessible to people of all ages and fitness levels. If you can throw a Frisbee® and you like to have fun, you can play disc golf.

Mon-Fri, June 20-24, 12:45-2:15 p.m.             ACC Annex
YTHC 1131M01-59538 (grades 6-12) Add to Cart                   $79

MONEY

So You Want to be a Millionaire! Manage Your Money

Are you a savvy shopper? Do you know how to manage your money? Test your money management skills and become an educated consumer who makes smart financial decisions.  Explore how to create a budget. Discover how to invest money and how to use a credit card or ATM. Discuss saving for college and calculating expenses for buying and owning a car. Make your money work for you!

Mon-Fri, July 18-22, 2:30-4 p.m.                       ACC Annex
YTHC 1085M01-58255 (grades 6-12) Add to Cart                   $79

Online High School

Earn a High School Diploma

Community Education, in cooperation with ed2go, the industry leader in online continuing education, has partnered with Smart Horizons Career Online High School to offer adults seeking secondary education completion a new and dynamic way to obtain a fully-accredited online high school diploma. It's an affordable, flexible, and convenient way to learn at your own pace and prepare for a career!

Through this partnership, adults who have not earned a high school diploma can receive a high-quality education completely online from an accredited high school. In addition to earning their diploma, students will also receive career training in one of six areas.

In addition to traditional high school courses, you can select from the following career paths to receive additional training.

Choose a Career Path that is Right for You:

Child Care Training ONLI 2195
Office Management TrainingONLI 2196
Certified Protection Officer TrainingONLI 2197
Homeland Security TrainingONLI 2198
Certified Transportation Services Training                   ONLI 2199
General Career PreparationONLI 2200



 

 

 

 

 

 

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