How to apply for the bus service?
Keystone Summer Archway provides an optional bus service, and it will only be provided to day students. We’ll collect your preferred bus station when you submit the program application, but the routes will be arranged depending on the overall needs of the program, and therefore may not satisfy every individual’s need. The bus fee will be collected after the routes have been confirmed. You will be notified via Email in June.
Will boarding students go home on weekends?
The boarding students living on campus at Keystone will be able to participate in some weekend activities. If students need to go home on weekends for other commitments, the parents must submit a written request to Summer Programs Office 2 days before the weekend, so that the student will be dismissed to go home on Friday afternoon.
Will you group students by age or by language level?
For grouping, we consider both and more. In fact, decisions are made by a matrix of factors, such as age, language level, and gender balance and personality diversity.
Should I expect homework?
The day at Keystone Summer is intense and students will be fully challenged in and out of the classroom. Hence, there will be no mandatory homework.
What is the teacher to student ratio? How many students are in each class?
Keystone Academy Summer Archway has, on average, seven students for each teacher, about 15 students for each class, learning with a teacher and a teaching fellow.
Does Keystone Summer Archway include a residential component?
The boarding program is only offered to current grade 6-11 students. These students will be able to choose what kind of program would like to be participate in.
When is the application deadline?
Keystone Summer Archway has a rolling admission policy, and applications are reviewed and decisions are made on a first-come-first-served basis. Application deadline for 2023 summer is May 15 ,2023. We will keep accepting students until the sections are full. We receive a large volume of applications, and have to turn away a number of applicants every year. Hence, we encourage you to plan your summer in advance, and submit your application as early as possible.