Merrimac Heights Academy has some excellent after-school programming to offer to students aged 12 and over:
Relationship Readiness Class
$320.00/8 week session
Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:00; starting September 17th
Are you struggling with helping your adolescent deal with their raging hormones? This class will give your child the tools to forge healthy relationships, and to navigate the "dating scene" in socially acceptable ways.
This class will be run by a male and female counselor in order to provide a balanced perspective on healthy relationships.
Social Skills Group
$240/6 week session
Tuesdays 5:00-6:15; starting September 9th
Does your child struggle in social situations? This group is for students who wish to enhance their interpersonal skills with both peers and adults. Working to increase social cognition and social skills, this group engages teens with a variety of topics in a safe, supportive and enjoyable atmosphere. This group will be facilitated by a counselor.
Date and Time: TBD
Driving is a key component in the path to independence. many students with learning differences have difficulty accessing the driver's education program. This class will be co-taught by a driving instructor and a special education teacher at a slower pace with ample repetition to ensure understanding of rules and concepts.
Cost: Sliding Scale
Tutoring in reading, writing and math is available and scheduled as per the student's needs. Tutors are highly qualified in their area of expertise. Individual and small group sessions for SAT prep will be scheduled in blocks culminating in the SAT exam.
For more information, please contact:
Lygia Soares, Ph.D., Executive Director
102 West Main Street, Merrimac, MA 01860