OUT NOW: Your Future in Healthcare 2024!

    Summer@Taft: Young Writer’s Enrichment Institute for Grades 7 & 8

    Summer@Taft: Young Writer’s Enrichment Institute for Grades 7 & 8


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: Private School
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 7th, 8th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Reading, Writing, Study Skills
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
    • Credit Awarded: No
    Write a Review


    For motivated students who wish to improve their expository writing skills, develop their reading comprehension skills, and enhance their study skills. Designed for students entering grades 7 and 8, this program aims to elevate students with academic potential to the next level.

    At Summer@Taft, we believe strongly that students should have CHOICES. Our individualized academic program enables students to further their academic progress by choosing a course of study that suits their personal needs and interests. Summer@Taft offers dynamic faculty, a beautiful 226-acre campus, modern facilities, a 4:1 student-to-faculty ratio, and an average class size of 10 students.

    In the Young Writer's Enrichment Institute, students will learn to write effective expository paragraphs with focus and clarity; develop their reading comprehension skills; and improve their time management, organizational, and study habits in preparation for high school. Outside the classroom, students take part in daily athletics as well as on- and off-campus trips and activities. This two-week residential program is for U.S. residents only. We invite you to visit our website for more information.