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     Overview
     
    The Morris Hills Regional District will be offering the following Summer Acceleration Courses during the Summer of 2021 for motivated students who are looking to get ahead in high school:

    • Algebra I (5 credit course)- Please note:   state regulations require all students to take the NJSLA-Algebra I at the end of this course.  We are hopeful that this course will be taught in person on the Morris Knolls campus, health conditions permitting.  Social distancing will be maintained and masks will be required. 

     

    • Geometry Honors (5 credit course)- Please note:  state regulations require all students to take the NJSLA-Geometry at the end of this course. We are hopeful that this course will be taught in person on the Morris Knolls campus, health conditions permitting.  Social distancing will be maintained and masks will be required. 

     

    • Personal Finance (2.5 credit course).  This course will only be taught in a synchronous, online format.  Students will be required to log into Zoom at a specific time each day.

     

    • SAT Prep Math & Language Arts (2.5 credit course).  This course will only be taught in a synchronous, online format.  Students will be required to log into Zoom at a specific time each day.
     
    Each course above will earn full, transcripted high school credit and is aligned with the NJ Student Learning Standards. Any motivated student who meets the prerequisites and will be in grades 9-12 in the 2021-2022 school year is eligible to participate. Middle school students (entering 8th grade in 2021-2022) will be considered for Algebra I or Geometry on an individual basis and must have a middle school math teacher and middle school principal approval.
     
     

    Other Summer Opportunities: 

     
     
    -Summer Robotics Preview:
     
    This is a one-week experience for students who will be in Grade 7 or 8 in Fall 2021 (not for high school credit).  This course will be held in-person with social distancing guidelines in place, health conditions permitting.  Masks are required. All sessions are full.  Please contact Joy White at jwhite@mhrd.org to be added to a waitlist if spaces in the existing four sessions become available. 
     
    -Summer Writing Camp for Rising Seniors:  

    College-bound students will leave this three-day workshop with a complete draft of their college application essay.  This course will only be taught in a synchronous, online format.  This course will only be taught in a synchronous, online format.  Students will be required to log into Zoom at a specific time each day. Fee waiver are available for Morris Hills Regional District students who are enrolled in the free/reduced lunch program. 

     

    Dates and registration information are available on the Program Information tab to the left.