PAISD announces summer school schedule
Published 3:09 pm Monday, June 1, 2015
Summer school will be held Monday through Thursday June 15-July 9th for PAISD students. The summer school program will include the Title I, required, and the Bilingual programs. The elementary programs will offer language arts, science, social studies, and mathematics for students in the third through fifth grades.JumpStartis a six-week intensive summer program, designed to strengthen the reading, writing, and mathematics skills of K-2 students. JumpStart will run June 9-July 16th. Parents in the Title I program should have received letters advising them that their children should attend summer school.
The free elementary summer school programs will be housed at Tyrrell, Washington, and Travis with students attending classes from 8-3 p.m. JumpStart kindergarten students will attend Washington. First grade JumpStart students will attend Tyrrell and JumpStart second grade students will attend Travis. Breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m.
Registration for secondary students, middle and high school, will be from 8-4 p.m. at Memorial High School Monday, June 8th through Wednesday, June 10th. The secondary program is free to students who are in danger of being retained. Classes for middle and high school students will be from 7:30-2:30 p.m. The high school program is free to all students who are taking courses to make up credits.
The District has designed the Academic Enrichment Summer Institute program for ninth-12th grade students who have not been successful on the Algebra I, Biology, English I, English II, or U.S. History STAAR/EOC tests. The Institute will be held at Memorial High School starting June 15 and ending July 9th. The Institute will be held Monday through Thursday each week. assessment window for ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students needing to retake a STAAR/EOC test is July 6 – July 10th.
Elementary fifth grade students needing to retake the STAAR test for Reading will take the test on June 23rd. Middle school eighth grade students needing to retake the STAAR Reading test will take the test on June 23rd. Students will take the test on the campus that they are assigned to for summer school.
Transportation will be provided for designated students in all programs at all grade levels.