High School Programs - For 1st Lykeion
University Programs - Primarily for 2nd and 3rd Lykeion

High School Programs - For 1st Lykeion

The following programs are private high schools that open their doorsin the summer to high school students from around the world. Therefore, they are suitable for students from A Lykeiou. Most of the schools have beautiful campuses and are located in safe, small towns. They have good academic programs but also lots of activities like sailing, horseback riding, tennis, etc. We have sent students to the following programs. Request information by click on the website, calling the phone number or faxing. January and February are the months for making applications. Total costs rang between $4,000 and 5,000 for a five-week program. Very limited financial aids is available at some programs. Come to the Placement Office (room 209) for further information.

Philips Academy Andover
Summer Session
Andover, Massachusetts 01810-4161
Tel: (978)749-4400

Phillips Exeter Academy Summer School
20 Main Street
Exeter, New Hampshire 03833-2460
Tel: (603)777-3488

St. George's Summer Session
P.O. Box 1910
Newport, Rhode Island 02840-0191
Tel: (401)842-6712

Choate Rosemary Hall\Summer Program
333 Christian Street
Wallingford, Connecticut 06492-0788
Tel: (203)697-2365

Northfield Mount Hennan Summer
Drawer 5005
206 Main Street
Northfield, Massachusetts 01360-1089
Tel: (413) 498-3290

Cushing Academy Summer Session
39 School Street, P.O. Box 8000
Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430-8000
Tel: (978)827-7700

The Taft School
Summer Program
110 Woodbury Road
Watertown, Connecticut 06795

Smith Summer Science and Engineering Program for High School Girls
Clark Science Center/ Smith College
Northampton, Massachusetts 01063
Tel: (413) 585-3060

  • Programs are usually 5 weeks (a few are shorter)
  • A great way to improve your English, meet people from all over the world, and see a little bit of the U.S.
  • Some of last year's courses (many others are available):
Marine BiologyMathematics
Web Page DesignIssues in Modern Psychology
Modern European HistoryJournalism
Worlds of FantasyDebate
PhotographyElements of Architecture

    Look for more information on other summer camps or programs at:
    Peterson's - Summer Camps, Jobs and Opportunities Channel.

    University Programs - Primarily for 2nd and 3rd Lykeion

    The following programs are run by universities. Sometimes the program is only for high school students. Sometimes the classes include regular university students including graduate students. Some programs are open only to juniors (11th graders or students now in B Lykeiou or IB-l) and seniors (3rd Lykeio or IB-2). Some programs require that a student be at least 16 before applying.

    Check the web sites carefully to see if you would be allowed to attend. With many of these programs, you can get credit for college work when you enter an American university. We have sent students to most of the following programs. Request information by clicking on the website, calling the phone number or writing a letter. January and February are the months for making applications. Total costs range between $4,000 and $5,000. Financial aid is available for international students in some programs.

    Brown University
    Office of Summer Studies
    Box T
    133 Waterman Street
    Providence, R.I. 02912
    (401) 863-7900 F: (401) 863-7908

    Cornell University
    B20 Day Hall, Box 246
    Ithaca, New York 14850-2488
    (607) 255-6203 F: (607) 255-8942
    June 23-Aug 2, June 23-July 14

    Harvard University
    51 Brattle Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138-3722
    (617) 495-3192
    8 weeks, juniors/seniors: June 24-Aug 29

    Johns Hopkins University
    Summer Programs
    230 Mergenthaler Hall
    3400 North Charles Street
    Baltimore, MD 21218-2685
    (410) 516-4548

    Tufts Summer Session & Summer Study
    108 Packard Avenue
    Medford, MA 02155
    (617) 627-3454 F: (617) 627-3295

    University of Pennsylvania
    3440 Market Street, Suite 100
    Philadelphia, PA 19104-3335

    Yale University Summer Programs
    11502A Yale Station
    New Haven, CT 06520
    (203) 432-2430

    Summer School
    Georgetown University
    Box 571010
    Washington, D.C. 20057-1010
    (202) 687-5832 F: (202) 687-8954

    Brandeis Summer School Program
    M5 085 415 South Street
    P.O. Box 549110
    Waltham, MA 02254-9110
    (617)-736-2100 F: (617) 736-2122

    IB Programs - Oxford Study Courses runs three week pre-I.B. courses at Cambridge, Harvard, and M.I.T. In general, these courses are not as academically challenging as other summer programs, but they do give the student a flavor of studying abroad.

    Oxford Study Courses
    13 Warnborough Road
    Oxford OX2 6HZ
    United Kingdom
    044 (1865) 51 2802 F: 044 1865 512335