Summer at Harker offers fun and educational summer experiences for preschool through high school-aged students. Programs are led by experienced faculty and staff who are passionate about summer learning and fun.
Harker Summer features a wide variety of academic and recreational programs for preschool through grade 12 children. Taught by experienced faculty and staff, our summer programs are held on our safe, secure and centrally-located campuses in San Jose. We have been offering outstanding summer programs for more than 50 years.
Our preschool summer program, located at our expansive preschool campus, features exciting specialty classes like art, music & movement, and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).
K-Grade 5: Summer Camp Plus
Our Summer Camp Plus, for campers in K through grade 5, provides an engaging, enriching academic environment alongside a variety of afternoon activity program options.
Grades 6-8: Summer Institute Middle School
New this year! Our Summer Institute Middle School program includes opportunities for enriching academics, arts, athletics and activities, on its very own campus!
Grades 9-12: Summer Institute
Our Summer Institute allows high school students to choose from a variety of academic options, including rigorous for-credit high school courses and non-credit opportunities for enrichment and growth.
English Language Institute
We offer special programs for international students interested in improving their English speaking and writing skills. International students often attend Harker's English Language Institute to prepare for an American boarding school or an international school. Students of all levels, beginning to highly advanced, are accepted and placed in a class designed to meet their individual needs.