Bridges Summer STEAM Academy is designed to provide students entering the 5th through 11th grade in the Fall with academic enrichment support to prepare them for the new academic school year. The goal of the program is to improve the student’s math skills and
promote a college-going culture in a growth mindset and social emotional learning environment.
Under this program, we offer the CSU Summer Algebra Institute for rising 8th through
12th grade students.
In addition, the program is designed to increase student’s
knowledge and application of effective learning strategies; increase
preparedness for Algebra and Geometry classes; increase the capacity to pass
the classes with a minimum grade of “B”; and improve student’s self-esteem.
Algebra is considered to be the gateway course as it relates
to college admission and successful completion. Thus, our program focus on
academic content, study skills, and college exposure through campus field
Additionally, the program include a college preparation component that consists of academic
counseling and exposure to math-based careers and opportunities in higher
Academic pre and post assessments
STEAM-based curriculum that includes Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry & Algebra 2
Academic Advising & Planning (Individualized Academic Plans)
College Prep Workshops (College Admissions & Application; Financial Aid & Scholarships; Career Planning; Parent Involvement & Empowerment)
Computer-based math tutorials
Cultural literacy addresses any cultural gaps and explores the origins of math
College tours and STEAM-related field trips
Growth mindset and social emotional learning components
LOCATION225 West Torrance Blvd. Suite D Carson, CA 90745
OFFICE 310.538.9185FAX 310.538.9244