Category Archives: 2016

2016 Fall Semester Program List

Oakton Academy Educational Service

2705 Hunter Mill Rd, VA

Fall Programs for Registration 2016-2017

www.oaktonacademy.com “REGISTRATION”

PSAT/SAT (新版PSAT/SAT) 

  • PSAT/SAT English; Sunday 2-4 pm; Saturday 12 noon – 2 pm, click the link: SAT English
  • October 1, 2016 SAT Test Results: some students reported their scores: over 1500-1550, with 720-760 on English; 770-800 on Math !! Congratulations to our students!
  • PSAT/SAT Math; Sunday 4-6pm; click the link: SAT Math

Quick Update on October 28, 2016:

家长们评价:学生们上过Ms. Murphy SAT 课以后,英文提高很快。不仅做题练出了速度和技巧,而且对英文各部分内容有了更深入的理解;语法、文法、词汇、写作等都提到更高层次和水平!部分参加十月一日SAT考试的学生传来喜讯:有的写作高达7-7-7 和 7-8-8 (23分)满分为24。数位学生总分达到1500-1550!Congratulations! 还有一部分11年级的学生将在11月/12月/1月份参加考试!预祝他们顺利!”

AP Physics, Honors Physics, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC  (高中AP物理/AP微积分)

  • AP Calculus, Sunday 2-4 pm; AP Calculus
  • AP Physics, Honors Physics Fundamentals , Sunday 4-6 pm; AP Physics
  • AP Physics & Honors Physics Group Tutoring, AP Calculus Tutoring

Advanced Critical Reading/Writing

Public Speaking/Communication/College Interviewing (9 – 12 Grade)

  • 高中公共演讲/大学申请面试(Saturday 12 noon – 1 pm)
  • College Application Essay Workshop 大学申请文书 (Saturday 1 pm)

Fundamentals of AP Physics/Honors Physics, and SAT Physics, Physics Tutoring, Physics Study Group 

Advanced English Program – Reading/Writing/Public Speaking for 4th– 8th Graders  http://www.oaktonacademy.com/english-programs/

Registration link: www.oaktonacademy.com. For Physics, AP Physics, Honors Physics study group and tutoring, please visit: http://www.oaktonacademy.com/tj-physics-advance-learning-workshop/ap-physics-c-mechanics-prep-course/

 

Sincerely,

Oakton Academy

2705 Hunter Mill Road, VA

www.oaktonacademy.com

PSAT/SAT; AP Physics, AP Calculus, Algebra II, Advanced Reading/Writing, Public Speaking, Debate

Registration Link

Location: 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22124

Fall September 18 – December 10, SAT English (2-4 pm); SAT Math (4-6 pm)

Summer August 20 – 27th SAT English  

Summer Jun – Jul SAT Session (*completed)

Comprehensive PSAT/SAT Prep in Fairfax, Mclean, Oakton, Vienna, Falls Church area.

Summer SAT Camp

8/20 – 8/27; and 9/17, 9/24 (total 10 sessions): 9 am – 12 noon (SAT English)

Registration Link

ADDRESS: 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22124

Summer AP Physics, AP Calculus, Algebra 2, Public Speaking/Debate Classes

Weekend Schedule (*Click links below): 

Registration Link

7-8th Grade Advanced Reading/Essay Writing/Debate Camp

  • Link: Summer Writing/Math/Debate Camp for Rising 7 and 8 Grade  
  • Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) for both public and private schools; PSAT Prep (Preliminary SAT Test);  both public and private high school admissions, including TJ test, SHSAT, etc.
  • Advanced Reading, Persuasive, Reflective, and Creative Writing
  • Analytical Problem Solving Skills, Advanced Mathematics Review
  • Public Speaking/Debate practice and introduction
  • Experienced teachers include: Ms. Ivy (teaches GMU college students English Composition), Mr. Pudasaini (teaches at FCPS), Mr. Jay (TJ Debate Captain) will be the leading teachers for this enriched camp
  • click the link for details: Summer Writing/Math/Debate Camp for Rising 7 and 8 Grade  (*Newly added camp)
  • Advanced Critical Reading, Essay Writing, Problem Solving, Debate and Public Speaking camp

5-7th Grade Science/Writing/Public Speaking

link: Summer Science & Writing Camp

Registration Link

6/28 – 7/15 (Full Day 9 am – 5 pm/Half Day 9 am – 12 noon) 

  • Morning Programs include: daily science, reading,  writing, social study
  • Afternoon programs include: Essay Writing, Public Speaking, and debate
  • http://www.oaktonacademy.com/sciencewriting-summer-camp/
  • Excellent and fun camp on science, writing, social study, public speaking and debate
  • This program is led by outstanding teachers Ms. Sanda, Ms. Ivy, and Mr. Jay

College Essay & Application Workshop

  • Session I: July 7/8/9
  • Session II: Aug 20/21/22
  • Session III: Sept 3/4/5
  • Session IV: Oct 14/15/16
  • EA/ED: Nov 1, 2016; Regular Application Deadline: 01/01/2017
  • College Application Workshop

Serving areas include VA/DC/MD; location is near Vienna, McLean, Fairfax, VA

Registration: Registration Link

Contacts: oaktonacademy@gmail.com571-354-7199

Website: www.oaktonacademy.com

Discount policy applies to: referrals, siblings, and special needs. Please check with the office for details. We thank you for your trust in sending your students to our unique, advanced, and comprehensive learning programs that enrich students’ academic growth in language art, mathematics, science, debate and public speaking.

2016 Summer Programs @ Oakton Academy: www.oaktonacademy.com

ADDRESS: 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22124

Contacts: oaktonacademy@gmail.com571-354-7199

Registration: http://www.oaktonacademy.com/registration-2/

2016 Summer AP Physics, Honors Physics

AP Physics Introduction (Summer)

This course is designed for rising 11th or 12th grade students. It has many Questions and Problem Solving sessions to help students sharp their understanding of key concepts, and learn how to apply those concepts to solve real physics problems. It offers the opportunity for high school students to build up the Physics foundation that is required to succeed in taking the rigorous AP Physics or Honors Physics in their base schools, as well as to achieve high scores in May AP test.

This class will cover the following concepts:

(1) Conventions and Graphing
(2) Vectors
(3) Kinematics in one dimension
(4) Kinematics in Two Dimensions
(5) Dynamics
(6) Circular Motion
(7) Energy, Work, and Power
(8) Momentum and Impulse
(9) Gravity
(10) Electric Field
(11) Electric Potential
(12) Circuit Elements and DC Circuits
(13) Magnetism
(14) Electromagnetic Induction

Registration: www.oaktonacademy.com

The class will have many Questions and Problem Solving sessions to help students sharp their understanding of key concepts, learn how to apply those concepts to solve real physics problems. It offers the opportunity for high school students to build up Physics foundation that is required to succeed in taking the rigorous AP Physics in their base school; and to achieve high score in May 2017 AP test.

NEW contents include: Motion in one and two dimensions, Force and Motion, Kinetic Energy and Work, Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy, Center of Mass and Linear Momentum, Rotation, Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum, Electric Charge, Electric Fields, Gauss Law, Electric Potential and Circuits. Capacitance, Current and Resistance, Magnetic Fields, Induction and Inductance, Electromagnetic Oscillations and Alternating Current, Maxwell’s Equations and Magnetism of Matter. We also plan to cover selective major chapters from Optics and Thermodynamics.  *Teacher’s bio 

The text books include: “Fundamentals of Physics” by Hallliday, Resnick, and Walker, the 7th Edition; Barron’s AP Physics; and other required materials

Registration Link 

Instructor:  Dr. Frank Lu is an experienced teacher with a PhD in Physics & Artificial Intelligence (AI) . He received degrees from Fudan University, University of Maryland, and Duke University. Dr. Lu taught college students at UMBC (MD), and American University (DC). He also tutored and taught students from TJ, Oakton, and Langley High Schools as well as other private schools. His students have received excellent scores in SAT Physics (700 – 800) and AP Physics (5).

Dr. Lu’s unique instructional method and teaching style includes many question and problem solving sessions, sharpening students’ understanding of key concepts, enabling students to apply those concepts to solve real Physics problems in life, and building a solid foundation for the rigorous AP Physics Test.

From 2014 to 2017, some of Dr. Lu’s AP and SAT Physics students reported their admission to top schools, including Harvard, Yale, Stanford, Chicago, Georgetown, UPenn, New York U., UC Berkeley, Swarthmore, and other great colleges. A big congratulation to our seniors!!

Location: 2705 Hunter Mill Rd, VA 22124

Schedule: Saturday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm, 6/24 – 8/19/2017

Contact: oaktonacademy@gmail.com for any questions!

2016 Spring Programs

Oakton Academy Educational Service
2854 Hunter Mill Road, VA 22124
www.oaktonacademy.com
oaktonacademy@gmail.com

Ms. Murphy successfully completed July, August, September and October sessions for high school students who plan to take the New SAT after March 2016. While we are having two classes in session; the third class will start March 5, Saturday 1 – 3 pm. Registration opens now. 

Some students who took our summer camp last year reported that their scores on the October New PSAT (2015) were as good as 1460, 1480, 1500, the perfect score is 1520 for PSAT.

SAT Prep Class 

Advanced Critical Reading and Writing

Public Speaking Class 9 – 12 Grade (高中公共演讲)
Saturday 12 – 1 pm 
Public Speaking

Physics (高中物理):  

  • 高中物理预习班 
  • AP物理复习班
  • SAT物理复习班 

Public Speaking Class 5 – 8 Grade (小学初中公共演讲训练)
Saturday 12 – 1 pm 
Public Speaking

Advanced Reading & Writing for 4-8 grades (小学初中趣味阅读,写作)
January 23 – May 7, 2016 (12 Sessions)

  • 7th/8th Grade Advanced Reading & Writing
  • 5th/6th Grade Advanced Writing
  • 4th/5th Grade Advanced Writing

Advanced Reading and Writing

Registration: www.oaktonacademy.com
Contacts: oaktonacademy@gmail.com, 571-354-7199