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Summer Bridge and Enrichment Programs

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Summer Bridge and Enrichment Programs
by Mary Ellen Byrne - Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 1:54 PM

Teacher Institute of Lower Westchester



For incoming students, grades 1-9

All classes are located at Eastchester Middle/High School


We are so excited that our program will run for 4 weeks from July 17, 2017 through August 11, 2017.

Our Bridge Program is a program that enhances children’s academic experience by preparing them to begin school in September. We provide 7.5 hours of Math instruction and 7.5 hours of ELA instruction each week, 8:30am – 11:30am. Targeting the struggling or reluctant learner and the beginning ELL student, this program focuses on the academic skill set particular to the grade-specific Mathematics and English Language Arts curriculum. We provide our students with the encouragement, knowledge, strategies, and practice to help them transition to the next grade-level with confidence.

Our 2017 Bridge Program course fee is $550.00, which includes two weeks/30-hours of instruction/per session.


Our Summer Enrichment Program provides all children with a camp experience that encourages them to practice and apply their skills in creative, new ways. The Enrichment Program completes the day with optional afternoon courses, from


Our 2017 Enrichment Program course fee is $275.00 per week, plus an inclusive materials fee specific to each course.

*If your child opts to take the enrichment courses, you can sign up for a different course/per week.


*To take an afternoon course, your child does not have to be enrolled in the morning Bridge Program.

See full course descriptions and register on our website, Click on the link to the Eastchester PTA/TILW Summer Programs, where you will have the ability to search for courses by program, session or week, and grade-level.

*The registration deadline for Sessions One & Two is June 16th.  We run small classes. Register early to ensure availability.


If you have a question or need to speak with someone from our camp, please email our director, Dr. Ruth Kambar, at