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Summer Programs

Josephinum Academy is excited to extend our educational, extracurricular and social opportunities beyond the boundaries of the academic year through our robust Summer Programs. More information about the programs available this summer can be found below!

If you have any questions about Josephinum Academy Summer Programs or would like more information, please contact Director of Admissions Stephanie Castrounis at (773) 276-1261 x234.

Summer Bridge Program

Get a jump start on high school!

July 17 to August 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Who can attend?
Our Summer Bridge Program is mandatory for all newly-enrolled Freshmen at Josephinum Academy. This is a great chance to get to know your fellow classmates before the school year begins!

What is the cost?
There is no cost to attend!

What does the program offer?

  • Fun and educational field trips throughout the city of Chicago
  • Team building games to help students get to know their peers
  • “Club & Activity Expo” for students to gain exposure to the various extracurricular opportunities available at Josephinum
  • Sports and fitness, including yoga, cardio and group exercise
  • Orientation to the Sacred Heart Goals
  • Academic enrichment in math, literature and writing

Summer Credit Recovery Program


June 27 to July 22

Who can attend?
Josephinum Academy is offering a summer school program for young women who currently attend Josephinum Academy. Josephinum’s summer school courses are designed as recovery, not enrichment courses, and should only be taken by students who are in need of recovering missed credits. The maximum number of students allowed in each class is 20; students will be permitted to summer recovery on a first-come, first-serve basis. Therefore, it is important to register your student early, before registration closes.

What is the cost?
The course tuition is $250.00 per course. Tuition payment is due upon registration. In addition, if a student is taking an literature or science course, there is an extra $15.00 charge for reading/lab materials

For more information about courses offered, rules, and registration forms, click here.

Summer Sports Program

Get in the game!

Who can attend?
Our Summer Sports Program is for newly-enrolled, and current students at Josephinum.

What is the cost?

Where are they held?
Josephinum Academy

What does the program offer?
If you’re a Josephinum athlete, are interested in joining one of our sports teams next school year or want a fun summer activity, these camps offer the perfect opportunity to develop your skills. Both camps will include fundamental drills and challenges, basic refreshers, and team building activities. Both

with Coach Paulson
June 20 to 27
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

with Coach Manny
June 27 to July 1
3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

For more information, click here.

Girls Rock! Chicago

Girls Rock! Chicago is holding its summer rock camp for girls ages 8 to 16 at Josephinum Academy! Learn an instrument, form a band, write an original song, play a show, record a track and more!

Camp Session 1: July 18 to July 24
Camp Session 2: August 8 to August 14

What does it cost?
$500 for one full week. Financial aid available.

For more information, click here.

Stephanie Castrounis
Director of Admissions
(773) 276-1261 x234

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart

1501 North Oakley Boulevard
Chicago, Illinois 60622
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