Proyecto Science

Photo of Proyecto group ceremony on stage

Proyecto Science Place and Time:

Proyecto group photo on stage

The summer 2020 session of Proyecto Science will be held at New Jersey City University (NJCU) and East Hanover Middle School (EHMS).

In response to COVID-19, New Jersey City University will move its Proyecto Science program from in-person to a virtual online format for the Summer of 2020 through the use of Schoology provided by PowerSchool.

The summer classes are expected to start Monday, June 29, 2020 and run through Tuesday, August 4, 2020, which will be the final day of class.

Registration, class assignments, and the opening ceremony will take place Wednesday, June 24, 2020 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.mAll students and parents need to attend.

The closing ceremony will be held Tuesday August 4, 2020. The program runs from Monday-Thursday, 9 am to 4 pm at the NJCU campus and 9 am to 4 pm at the EHMS campus (*).  After school activities will be held at the NJCU campus from 4 p.m.-5 p.m. and will be optional.

Proyecto Science (PS) is a five to six-week summer program which focuses on advancement in mathematics, sciences, computer science and technology for select middle and high school students. PS offers its participants intensive courses in Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Probability and Statistics, Geometry, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Anatomy & Physiology. The three year summer program begins with 7th graders in PS1 (first year). Successful students that complete PS1 are invited back for PS2 and PS3 in their 8th and 9th grade years in numbers determined by available funding. For admission requirements please visit our Admissions page.

Proyecto Science Cost and Participants: Participation in the program is dependent on funding from school districts and other sponsors. Participants in the program are selected by the participating public schools following the eligibility requirements set by PS and the public school districts. All interested 7th grade applicants must attend an Open House.

(*) Depending upon availability of financial support. The program may not run for the second and third year if necessary funds are not acquired.

Acceptance Forms
If Proyecto Science has contacted you, to notify you that you are missing one of these forms, please select the form(s) indicated by the office to print and complete. Email or faxed copies are not acceptable.

Please mail them to:
New Jersey City University
Proyecto Science (S450K)
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07305

phone: 1-201-200-2307
availability: Monday - Thursday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

If your information changes at any time please contact the office immediately.
Please be advised that you must have submitted an application and received a letter of acceptance in order to submit acceptance forms.