St. Anselm’s Abbey School

A Catholic, Benedictine School for Boys Grades 6 - 12

Life at the Abbey

"...toward a balance in mind, body, and spirit."

Academic Programs

All classes will all be taught remotely. No classes will be held on campus.

English Enrichment
This class combines applied practice in expository and creative writing with an intensive review of basic grammar. Grammar studies include sentence diagramming, writing projects include an introduction to the traditional five-paragraph essay, and creative writing includes free writing and poetry. Students may take just one week, but they may benefit from enrolling in multiple weeks as lessons build on each other throughout the summer. Class instructor Mr. Jonathan Vaile has been teaching English for over 20 years. (Open to students entering grades 5 and up.)
Offered Weekly June 22 - July 31 / 9:00-10:00 / $115 per week (prorated for July 4)
***Please note, the weeks of June 22 - 26  and June 29 - July 2 are full.***

Latin Grammar Remediation
This course is intended for students who have previously had difficulty in their Latin courses, or for students who are being exposed to Latin for the first time. Material will be geared towards pupils’ individual needs, with particular emphasis on first and second year Latin. Charles Jenney’s series of textbooks is used. The course instructor is Mr. Adam Fries, chair of Classical Languages at St. Anselm’s. (Open to students entering grades 6 and up.)
Offered Weekly June 22 - July 31 / 10:30 -11:30 / $115 per week (prorated for July 4) (MWF on Zoom, TTh asynchronous learning)
***Please note, the week of June 29 - July 2 is full.***

Intensive Latin
For rising juniors in transfer Latin only, this intensive ladder course will make students eligible for Latin Literature in the fall semester and count as one of their required semesters of Form V Latin at St. Anselm's Abbey School.  Class will meet on Zoom M-W-F from 12:30-1:30 and involve substantial asynchronous work as well. (Open only to students entering Grade 11.) June 22 - July 31 / 12:30 - 1:30 / $690 (MWF on Zoom, TTh asynchronous learning)

Geometry Remediation
Six weeks of geometry taught by Mr. Bryan Taylor. Classes will be taught via Zoom and Google Classroom.
June 22 - July 31 / 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Study Skills for Middle & High School
This one-week program, offered during the second half of our summer session, will expose students to new strategies and techniques to get the most out of their daily study routine. Take a week this summer to develop the tools and habits that will serve you well all year long! (Open to students entering Grades 6 through 9.)
July 27 - 31 / 12:30-1:30 / $260
***Please note, the week of July 13 - 17  is full.***