High School Summer 2018


    UC/CSU Application Readiness Commuter Boot Camp @ UCLA
    Date: June 23th & 24th
    Time: 8am - 3:30pm (each day)
    Cost: FREE
    Who: Incoming Seniors c/o 2019
    www.eaopcollege2018.eventbrite.com (Register NOW)

    Writing Foundations Residential Boot Camp @ UCLA
    Date: July 13th - 15th (Overnight Stay in UCLA Residential Halls)
    Time: 3day/2night residential boot camp, Including Food & Housing
    Cost: FREE
    Who: Incoming 9 & 10th Grade (Apply TODAY!)
    Parent Ambassador Program
    Date: August 4th & 5th (Overnight Stay in UCLA Residential Halls)
    Cost: FREE
    Who: Parents Only (Contact Maria Wilcox for an Application)

    Level Up 2

    Sign up your student for the Level Up 2 Youth Leadership Conference 2018. Thursday, July 26 AND Friday July 27: 9:30am-4pm

    Pasadena Central Library
    285 E Walnut St.
    Pasadena, CA 91101

    Workshops will include personal branding, advocacy and activism, and money management. Lunch and snacks provided both days.

    Parents will also have two opportunities to connect with community organizations: coffee on Thursday, July 26 at 9:30 am, and a college fair Friday, July 27 at 1:30pm. Both sessions are 1 hour, and optional. No registration is needed for the parent sessions.

    For more information please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/levelup-2-tickets-43729377746

    Method Summer School - Free Online
    6 steps to Summer School Success:

    1. Enroll online at socalsummer.com (enrollment opens Feb. 2018)
    2. Receive email from Method teacher(s) with all required startup info (before June 15)
    3. Finish online orientation (before June 25)
    4. Begin courses (June 25)
    5. Complete your courses (by Aug. 3)
    6. Receive final grades (transcripts sent within 3 days of course completion)

    Time commitment: About 1.5 hours per class a day
    Enroll here: socalsummer.com

    More information available in the Counseling Center. 

    City of Pasadena - Human Services and Recreation Department
    Guide to Spring/Summer 2018 services and recreational programs in the Pasadena area. Please visit https://apm.activecommunities.com/cityofpasadena/Home for more information.

    No Limits Summer Program
    Pasadena LEARNs is offering the six-week “No Limits” Summer Program June 5 - July 12, 2018, for elementary, middle, and high school students. Offered at seven campuses, LEARNs “No Limits Summer Program” is student-centered and student-driven.  Students receive individualized support in English Language Arts and Math. Hands-on enrichment opportunities are designed to expand students’ horizons with activities such as computer coding, photography, ceramics, sculpting, engineering, sports, and much more! Breakfast and lunch are provided daily. The program operates Monday through Friday with optional morning and afternoon extended care. Free Friday field trips are included. The program is low/no-cost for PUSD students who attend schools that offer LEARNs programs. At most sites, transportation from students’ home schools to host schools is provided. For more information and to apply, visit gopusd.com/learns, or call 626.396.3614. Spaces are limited. Sign up now! Application below!

    Pasadena Educational Foundation Summer Enrichment Program
    The Pasadena Educational Foundation Summer Enrichment program celebrates 15 years of providing our community’s children with an exciting summer opportunity to create, explore, and learn. Through a unique mix of academic subjects, combined with hands-on activities, our students can learn to cook, explore a new language, build a rocket, write a play, program a robot, learn tennis, design with 3D printers, and so much more! Program Dates: June 11 – July 12 (no Fridays). Register at pased.org/summer

    High School students can also volunteer! To sign up visit: pased.org/summer-volunteer

    Art Center for Teens
    A four-week intensive program for students interested in Graphic Design, Entertainment Design, and Industrial Design. For more information or to sign up please visit: https://www.artcenter.edu/teens/summerintensives.jsp

    Summer Tech Camp at Caltech
    Various programs and course offered at California Institute for Technology. For more information please visit: https://www.idtech.com/locations/california-summer-camps/caltech

    Teen Life
    Choose from a variety of day workshops or summer activities in the Los Angeles area. Please visit https://www.teenlife.com/category/summer/summer-day-programs-in-los-angeles/ to see the complete list.

    2018 High School Internships
    Looking for an opportunity to gain experience through an internship this summer? Search through an array of internships in the Los Angeles area on http://www.internships.com/high-school/los-angeles-ca.