Algebra Enrichment Class
(for students taking Algebra II during the 2019-2020 school year)
8:30 a.m. to 10: 20 a.m.
Monday, July 29 – Thursday, August 8; no meeting on Friday
Description: This class will refresh and reinforce key concepts learned in Algebra I. It is an enrichment class for students who are enrolled in Algebra II for the upcoming school year. The key concepts that this course will cover include: Order of Operations, Inequalities, Linear Equations, Factoring Quadratic Equations, Ratios and Fractions, and Word Problems. Additionally, this class will also include SAT prep for the Math section with sample questions and test strategies given to all enrolled students. This class meets four days a week for two weeks.
Students who have taken a full year of Algebra I in middle school and score in the 60-76 percent range on the Diocesan Placement Exam are also eligible to take this class. Those students who complete the course may take an assessment to try again to qualify to be exempted from Algebra I at Bishop Ireton.