Course Offerings

  • Writing Workshops

Get your “stories” out there! In this dynamic writing workshop, students will experience the benefits of creative expression through crafting and revising their own short stories and poems. All writers will be full participants in the “workshop” process...

  • Enrichment Courses

What does it mean to be morally right or wrong? How are we to best express, in writing, the answers to these difficult questions? This course aims to provide a bedrock of philosophical knowledge from which morality can be discussed and debated...

  • Enrichment Courses

This enrichment course is designed for students preparing to take Pre-Algebra, or a like course, in the fall, or for students who seek clarification or additional repetition with topics in Pre-Algebra. The course will emphasize the development...

  • Enrichment Courses

This enrichment course is for students who have completed a full-year Algebra I course and wish to preview topics in Algebra II prior to the start of the school year. This course is designed to strengthen problem-solving...

  • Enrichment Courses

This enrichment course is for students who have completed full-year courses in Algebra II and Geometry and wish to preview topics in precalculus prior to the start of the school year. Students study the properties, graphs...

  • Enrichment Courses

In this class, students will be part of the bioengineering team that wishes to design plant growth chambers to grow plants on Mars. In doing so, students will work online with their teacher and peers, as well as, offline building...

  • Enrichment Courses

Photography has become second nature in our highly digitalized world. It constantly transforms the way we take and share pictures. In this course, students will review the fundamentals...

  • Enrichment Courses

Students born between 1995 and 2015 are considered Generation Z. This course takes an interactive approach through class discussions, activities, videos, and case studies to help...

  • Enrichment Courses

In an increasingly competitive world, the ability to express oneself and speak in public with clarity, persuasiveness, and even elegance is a critically important skill. Of related and equal importance is the ability to...

  • Enrichment Courses

This course will introduce students to fundamental concepts and theories regarding topics such as personality traits, group dynamics, conformity, prejudice, group think, gender roles...

  • Online Academy
  • Skills & Strategies

The SSAT Preparation Class will cover general test-taking strategies with a focus on strengthening core skills. Mathematics topics covered will include arithmetic, algebra, and geometry. Verbal topics covered will include synonyms, analogies, and reading...

  • Accelerated Studies

Geometry is an intensive 6-week course that covers all topics taught in a full year of Geometry at Loomis Chaffee (LC). The course prepares students for the LC end-of-year departmental exam. Pending satisfactory performance on the exam, students can earn academic credit...

  • Accelerated Studies

Calculus: Topic A is designed for talented and committed math students who have the desire to accelerate from Advanced Precalculus to CL Calculus BC. Calculus: Topic A is a not a credit-bearing course, rather it positions students to accelerate...

  • Writing Workshops

Dream of becoming an author, screenwriter, or journalist? Conquering the intricacies of English writing conventions is the first step toward achieving your goals. Spend a summer mastering the tools that are in the belts of all great writers…

  • Writing Workshops

Your words create a universe of possibility. For writers who already have a command of the building blocks of good sentences, this second level Writing Workshop course takes those tools out for a drive, exploring the world around us…

  • Accelerated Studies

This course is designed for talented and committed math students who have completed CL Calculus AB and desire to complete the CL Calculus BC curriculum. This course covers topics in single variable differential and integral calculus typically found in a first-year college...