Elevate [Math] Plus 8 is a year round enrichment program for current 8th graders. Students are invited to apply by their teacher, and attend up to 50 hours of additional math instruction at their school.
Elevate [Math] 8 Plus provides a curriculum created specifically for this program reinforcing mathematical concepts through blended instruction, Problems of the Month and Formative Assessment Lessons.
Once enrolled, students will be assigned to a classroom specific to their school district. The program length will vary depending on the student’s district. Elevate [Math] classes typically start mid-October and run after school for 2-3 hours per week. Each district selects its own program dates, times, and location.
Contact your main office or school district to find out if you can enroll!
Elevate [Math] 2018
Elevate [Math] hires credentialed teachers from within or from surrounding Silicon Valley districts. Each teacher is paired with an Elevate [Math] Coach, College Crew Assistant or Teaching Assistant. Throughout the summer, students will experience a four component curriculum that is designed to frontload the material they will see in their upcoming math class.
Students who are selected by their district, based on their previous year’s SBAC/CAASPP assessment, are invited to enroll for our summer 2018 Elevate [Math] program, or if recommended by their teacher.
WHEN and WHERE?
Once enrolled, students will be assigned to a classroom specific to their school district. The program length will vary depending on the student’s grade level. Elevate [Math] classes typically start mid-June and run through mid-July and are offered in the morning. Each district selects its own program dates, times, and location.
Contact your main office or school district to find out this summer’s dates!
COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS
Students may attend a college field trip to gain first hand experience of college life. Parents are invited to join a college inspiration event to learn about various college options and financial aid.
A STEM Presenter may attend one or more classes and share their experience as a working professional in the fields of science, technology, engineering, or math within the Silicon Valley. Students may receive a workshop in financial literacy, delivered by PricewaterhouseCoopers.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Please contact the Elevate team at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have further questions.
Districts that offer Elevate [Math] 2018
49ers STEM Leadership Institute
Alum Rock Union School District
Aromas San Juan School District
Bayshore Elementary School District
Berryessa Union School District
Cambrian School District
Campbell Union High School District
Campbell Union Elementary School District
Cupertino Union School District
Downtown College Prep
East Side Union High School District
Evergreen School District
Franklin-McKinley School District
Galt Joint Union High School District
Gilroy Unified School District
Lodi Unified School District
Los Altos School District
Luther Burbank School District
Pajaro Valley Unified School District
Milpitas Unified School District
Moreland School District
Mount Pleasant School District
Mountain View Los Altos High School District
Mountain View Whisman School District
Oak Grove School District
Oakland Unified School District
Orchard School District
Ravenswood City School District
Redwood City School District
Sacramento County Office of Education
Salem-Keizer Public School District
Salinas City Elementary School District
San Bruno Park School District
Soledad Unified School District
Sequoia Union High School District
South San Francisco Unified School District
Sunnyvale School District
Sunrise Middle School
Union Elementary School District
Voices College-Bound Language Academy
Hear from our 2017 Students and Educators
Elevate [Math] 8 student
“In this class, the teacher takes more time, there’s just more time to understand things because it’s all just math. I think when I go back to school in the fall I’ll be better prepared.”
Elevate [Math] 6 student
“This class makes me more confident in math and I think I will do well when I go back in the fall. I feel smarter now.”
Elevate [Math] 6 student
“I like that my teacher gives me extra attention if you have problems. That helps a lot. I want to be one of the top students when I go into 6th grade.”
Elevate [Math] Teacher
“I love Elevate [Math]! It has been so good for my students! It has given them the step up and the confidence to walk into Algebra the following year and feel like they are prepared!”
Elevate [Math] Coach
“The students get to experience math in the real world, as Elevate [Math] pulls from a tested curriculum that allows students to see connections and purpose of math in the real world.”