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2017 Summer Academy: June 17-July 15
The Partners Program Summer Academy is a free, 4-week summer program (June 17-July 15) featuring daily classes in Math, Reading, Writing, Debate, Dance and Art and weekly clubs and field-trips. With a student/teacher ratio of 1:4, students receive individualized attention to support their academic and personal growth. Summer Academy is held on The College Preparatory Campus, 6100 Broadway in Oakland.

The Partners commitment does not end with Summer Academy; Once students complete their first Summer, we meet with them over the school year as part of our Academic Year Mentoring program (AYM) to build on students' strengths and support their areas of growth. During students' 8th grade year, our High School Advising (HSA) assists families in researching and applying to high-quality, college-preparatory high schools. So, current 6th grade families accepted into the program have guaranteed academic and personal support for 3-summers and 2-academic years as well as high school transition assistance!

For Returning Students:
To save your spot in 2017 Summer Academy, please submit this application by Friday, December 9 at 5:00 pm. If we do not receive your application by this deadline, your student will not have a guaranteed spot and will be placed on the waitlist for Summer Academy. 

For New Applicants:
If your family is interested in making this 3-summer, 2-year commitment, please fill out the Summer Academy Application below:
  1. Download and review the following agreements to ensure you are able to commit to the 3-year Partners Program.
  2. Fill out the online application. There is a section for the student to fill out and for the caring adult to fill out, so please do the application together!
  3. Download and print the supplemental materials including 2 letters of recommendation (1 from an English teacher and 1 from a Math teacher) and the student’s grade transcript. Please mail these materials to:
The Partners Program
6100 Broadway
Oakland CA 94611
The application deadline is Friday, February  17 at 5pm!
If you have any questions, please feel free to email Shelby Margolin at shelby@college-prep.org or call The Partners Office at 510.652.0111 x260.

You can also download the Summer Academy Informational Flyer to learn more about the program!

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