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Jennifer Gill, Superintendent
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Springfield, IL 62704
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Summer school kicks off

June 8, 2016

Summer academic programs for elementary and middle school students kick off this week, and high school programs begin this month as well. Learning opportunities are focused on students who will benefit the most from additional instruction and support.

Camp Explore, the elementary program, and Extreme Summer Academy, the middle school program, run from Friday, June 10, through Thursday, June 30 at Feitshans Elementary School, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day.

A family orientation night for these programs will be held Thursday, June 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Feitshans. Both programs are for students who attend Title I schools and who have been recommended for the program. Only students that have been recommended and accepted into the programs may attend summer school.

Summer school for high school students runs from Monday, June 13, to Friday, July 22, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Springfield High School. Students attend Friday, July 22, to make up for the July 4th holiday. The registration deadline for high school summer programs is Thursday, June 9.

Lanphier also hosts a summer school program for its eligible incoming freshmen and other students who have been recommended from Monday, June 27, through Monday, July 25, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day.