Summer Programs

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Summer Intensive English Language Program

What was it like to be a young person living during the American Revolution? This summer, experience what it was like to live during that time. Partake in weekly field trips and expand your knowledge of the Revolutionary War, and be introduced to different parts of the city. The goal of SIELP is to your English language skills in preparation for high school and the Regents Comprehensive Examination in English through literacy and supplemental activities. Develop your ELA skills through intensive reading and writing activities including group discussions, guided reading, grammar lessons, and low-stakes writing.
June 30 – August 8, 2014
Monday through Thursday; Field Trips on Fridays
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
This is a non-credit activity

Metrocards and lunch vouchers provided

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a New York City public high school student, entering 10th grade in September 2014
  • Complete an entrance essay.

Students coming from Hostos Community College partner schools will be given priority, but eligible students from other public schools may attend if space permits.

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For more information on this program, please visit Hostos Community College's College Now web page, or contact Hostos College Now staff