Summer school

We offer summer school programs designed to serve the educational needs of a variety of students. Some are "traditional" summer school classes, some are special programs, and others are presented in a "day camp" format.

Please note: Not all programs are available to all students. Any questions about your child's need for summer school programming should be directed to the guidance counselor on your child's campus.

Pre-K and Kindergarten ELL Summer School program

The Pre-K / KN ELL Summer School Program is open to all PK and Kindergarten students currently participating in a bilingual or ESL program, as well as any participating bilingual or ESL 1st grader who are being retained in 1st grade for the 2016-2017 school year.

Dates: Monday - Thursday June 7 - July 7 (No classes July 4)

Locations:

Pre-K, Bilingual and ESL: Cisneros, Parsons
Pre-K Bilingual and ESL, BCHP Pre-K, BCHP KN: Lister
Kindergarten, Bilingual and ESL: Davis, Heather Glen

Elementary Summer School Program

By Invitation Only - Current grade 5 Garland ISD students who were not successful on the STAAR Math test or on the second administration of the STAAR Reading test.

Dates: Monday - Thursday June 7 - July 7 (No classes July 4)

Locations: Bradfield ES, Carver ES, Weaver ES

Middle School Summer School Program

By Invitation Only - Current grade 8 Garland ISD students who were not successful on the STAAR Math test or on the second administration of the STAAR Reading test.

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 7-23

Locations: Bussey MS, O'Banion MS, Sellers MS

AVID Excel Summer Bridge

By Invitation Only - Goal is to increase ELL student language acquisition in order for students to achieve greater success in the classroom. The program serves ELL students entering 7th and 8th grade for the 2016-17 school year.

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 7-21

Locations: Bussey MS, O'Banion MS, Sellers MS

AVID Math Summer Bridge

The AVID Math Summer Bridge is an enrichment program open to AVID students who will be in grades 7 and 8 in the fall of 2016. It is designed for students interested in learning math concepts with increased rigor and must be recommended by their math teacher.

Dates: Monday-Thursday from July 11-28

 Location: Bussey MS

 

Incoming 9th Grade

Current grade 8 Garland ISD students who will enter grade 9 in 2016-2017 and are in need of courses for advancement.

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 8–30

Locations: Garland HS, Rowlett HS, South Garland HS

High School EOC Intervention Program

By Invitation only - Current grade 9-11 Garland ISD students in need of additional academic support to meet EOC testing requirements in core subject areas (Biology, Algebra I, English I, English II, and/or U.S. History).

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 8-July 7 (No classes July 4)

Locations: Garland HS, Rowlett HS, South Garland HS

High School Accelerated Program (9th-12th Grade Courses)

AIP Criteria: Garland ISD students who are in danger of not graduating on time, are failing for the year, or are having difficulty meeting the 4x4 requirements for graduation will have the opportunity to participate in credit recovery. 

AAP Criteria: Garland ISD students who are having difficulty meeting the 4x4 requirements for graduation or who want to get ahead.

High School Transportation

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Maymester Summer School

Dates: Saturdays - April 30, May 7, May 14, May 21

Locations: Garland HS, Lakeview HS, Naaman Forest HS, North Garland HS, Sachse HS, South Garland HS, Rowlett HS

June Summer School

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 8-30

Locations: Garland HS, Rowlett HS, South Garland HS

Scholar's Academy

By Invitation Only - Top five scoring sophomores on the Fall 2015 PSAT from every Garland ISD high school and 2016 Garland ISD Superintendent’s Scholars.

Students invited to participate in the 2016 Scholar's Academy Summer Program to prepare for the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test need to register using the link below by May 20.

Register for the Scholar's Academy

Dates:

Practice PSAT: May 14 & May 28
Classes: Monday-Thursday from June 8-23

Location: Garland HS

Destination 2017 - College Prep Program

Current grade 11 Garland ISD students who will begin their Senior year in 2016-17. Seating is limited and will be based on first to register.

Dates: Monday-Thursday from June 8-23

Locations: Garland HS, Rowlett HS, South Garland HS