Located on the gorgeous CT Shoreline, Oxford Academy is the original one-to-one top secondary, all boys, college preparatory independent boarding school.

...like you, one-of-a-kind

Five Weeks Summer on the Shoreline

For boys and girls grades 8-12 and PG

June 22 -July 24

Oxford Academy individualized education and seminar courses

1:1 Academic Enrichment

In the Oxford classroom, no one size fits all, and no kid slips under the radar. Our students are bright and thrive in a kind, forgiving environment with one-to-one teaching where they learn to think for themselves in the following (non-credit) course offerings:

  • English Literature and Composition
  • Mathematics (Pre-Algebra through Calculus)
  • Core Social Studies and Electives
  • Biology, Chemistry, and Electives
  • Spanish and Latin
  • Art & Photography

Summer College Search

Rising juniors or seniors will spend the summer:

  • Creating a college list
  • Developing the personal essay
  • Beginning work on the Common Application

Credit Recovery

SEMINAR COURSES (½ credit) - Earn half credit in a group setting of no more than six while focusing on enrichment and critical thinking in the following subjects:

  • English
  • Pre -AP: English, Calculus, Geography & History
  • Robotics
  • Forensics
  • Marine Biology
  • Social Studies


English as a Second Language are one-to-one daily English classes at the intermediate to advanced level. Students will work on the following skills:

  • Writing
  • Reading comprehension
  • Oral expression skills
  • TOEFL Prep

Skill Building

Student Orientation offers coaching in executive functioning skills, including:

  • organization
  • time management
  • summarizing
  • note-taking
  • test preparation
  • writing

AND AFTER SCHOOL, Enjoy High Tides and Great Vibes

  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Amusement Parks
  • Swimming
  • Intramurals
  • Co-curricular Clubs

  • Sporting Events
  • 2 Hours from NYC and Boston
  • Museums
  • Movie Theater
  • Shopping Trips
  • Dave and Buster's

  • Sailing Lessons: Sailing lessons take place three days a week at a local marina. They will be taught basic sailing, navigation, racing techniques, and various tactics on a Colgate 26 sailboat. Students of varying abilities are welcome.

    Tennis Lessons: Oxford offers students private tennis lessons with an accredited tennis professional. Students of varying abilities are welcome.