Tools for School is a unique summer program tailored for incoming 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls. With a long tradition of excellence in girls education, Mercy High School Burlingame hosts a balanced mix of visual and performing arts classes, academic skills-building, and weekly educational field trips. Students can express their creativity through dance, photography, music, and 2D & 3D art. They will improve academic preparedness in math, reading, and writing classes, and learn coding basics and American Sign Language. Students will be engaged and excited by field trip destinations such as the Exploratorium, Muir Woods, Rosie the Riveter Museum, California Academy of Sciences, and the Autodesk Gallery.
At Tools for School, the girls will experience new activities, explore new topics, and visit interesting local attractions. Join this innovative summer program that helps to build a foundation of inquiry and love of learning in students, and prepares them to develop their passions in high school.
Cost is $1,200/student