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Writing & Reading Intensive Course: $400

Please note that there is a 12 student limit for each session.

8th & 9th Grade: July 19 - July 23
  • Section 1: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. each day
  • Section 2: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. each day
This course focuses on two of the most important skills for both acquiring and expressing information and academic success: reading and writing. A baseline will be established for students’ reading levels. They will focus on both literary and non-fiction sources unrelated to the required summer reading. In addition, students will review and engage in different genres of writing including evidence-based argumentation and emailing. The instructor will provide feedback to each student regarding their reading and writing. Students will gain a stronger awareness of their skills.
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Lower School: 11052 Independence Avenue
Middle and Upper School: 20801 Rinaldi Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311  | 818.882.8121
Sierra Canyon School is a private, independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory school for students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12 located in Chatsworth, California. The highly cosmopolitan campus community is reflective of the Greater Los Angeles area and the world at large. Students are empowered to realize their greatest creative, ethical, intellectual and physical promise through small class sizes, a diverse student-teacher culture and a family-like environment.