Online Summer Courses
Summer 2020 Calendar And Schedule
Classes meet twice or three times a week and run for 4 weeks from June 23rd-July 16th.
Be sure to check each course for dates, days, and times.
Summer Course Types
Academic workshop classes will include mostly in-class work with some outside reading and/or homework. Academic workshop classes are Pass/Fail and are added to a student’s transcript/report card only by request of the parent after the class is complete using this form. High school workshops will receive 2.5 credits and will receive the OS (Kolbe Summer Course) designation on the Kolbe transcript. Academic Workshop classes are limited to a 20 student maximum enrollment.
Academic workshops meet three times per week during Summer term. The following are Academic Workshop courses being offered during the upcoming Summer term.
- Grammar Bootcamp (rising Junior High)
- Composition Bootcamp (rising High School)
- Composition Bootcamp (rising Junior High)
- Algebra 1 Readiness Skills (rising Algebra 1 students)
- Algebra 2 Readiness Skills (rising Algebra 2 students)
- Introduction to Latin 1 (rising Latin 1 students)
- Introduction to Latin 2 (rising Latin 2 students)
Our Study Skills mini-workshops meet 6 times over the summer. This class may require a little outside reading and work, but most of the material is practiced within the workshop. Mini-workshop classes are Pass/Fail and are added to a student’s transcript/report card only by request of the parent after the class is complete using this form. Mini-workshops will receive 1.25 credits and will receive the OS (Kolbe Summer Course) designation on the Kolbe transcript. Junior High students taking this class can have it listed on their grade report if requested by the parent. Mini-Workshop classes are not limited to the typical 20 student maximum enrollment.
Mini-Workshops meet only twice/week during summer term. The following is the Mini-Workshop being offered during this coming Summer term.
- Study Skills (Rising 6th-7th)
- Study Skills (Rising 8th through 12th)
- Introduction to the Research Paper (Rising 8th through 12th)
Academic Semester Classes
Academic Semester Credit classes are worth 5 credits of academic credit in the discipline indicated and are graded by the teacher on the A-F scale. A Kolbe transcript will be generated automatically for any student who completes an Academic Semester Credit class. Students should expect the typical amount of outside work in these classes, including papers, reading, exams and/or final projects, and other assignments. All Academic Semester courses may be counted toward the subject requirements of the Standard or Magna Cum Laude Diplomas. Students pursuing the Summa Cum Laude diploma may count the Fine Arts courses toward their fine arts subject requirements, but the remainder do not fulfill any of the Summa diploma’s subject requirements. All Academic Semester classes will receive the Kolbe Summer Course (OS) designation on the student transcript.
Academic workshops meet three times per week during Summer term.
Summer Online Course Pricing
The pricing of our summer courses is dependent on the type of class. Please see each course description for number of credits, types, and pricing for that class.
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*Transcripts will be automatically generated for Academic Semester courses. For credits to appear on a transcript/report card for Workshops and Seminars, the parent must make a request after the course has been completed using this form. All summer classes receive Pass/Fail grades except for the Academic Semester courses which receive an A-F grade.
Transcripts And Summer Credit
Kolbe Academy uses a 10 credit system for high school courses. A passing grade in a year long high school course will earn 10 credits, a semester 5, and a quarter 2.5 on a high school transcripts. Only Academic Semester courses will be automatically recorded on a transcript. Parents may request that Academic Workshops and Mini-Workshops be recorded on the transcript after the class is completed using this form. All high school credit classes are recorded with the Kolbe Summer Course designation (OS) and Pass/Fail grades except for the Academic Semester classes which are graded on the A-F Kolbe Academy scale.