The “SOAR” 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 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. Jumpstart is an intensive summer program, designed to strengthen the reading, writing, and mathematics skills of K-2 students. Jumpstart begins June 3, 2019 and ends June 27, 2010. Parents in the Title I program should have received letters advising them that their children should attend summer school.
The free elementary summer programs will be housed at Sam Houston, Travis, and Tyrrell with students attending classes from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Jumpstart kindergarten through 2nd grade students will attend Washington. Breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m. on all campuses. Registration for any secondary students, middle and high school, who have not pre-registered with their school counselor will register from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the students’ home campus, May 28, 2019 to June 3, 2019. 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 a.m. to 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, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students who have not been successful on the Algebra I, Biology, English I, English II, or U.S. History STAAR/EOC tests. The Academic Enrichment Summer Institute will be held at Memorial High School starting June 3 rd and ending June 28 th . The Institute will be held Monday through Thursday each week. The assessment window for ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students needing to retake a STAAR/EOC test is June 24 – June 28, 2019.
Transportation will be provided for designated students in all programs at all grade levels.