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 2017-2018 school year.

Dates: Monday - Friday from  June 6 - June 29

Locations:

Pre-K, Bilingual and ESL: CisnerosParsons
Pre-K Bilingual and ESL, BCHP Pre-K, BCHP KN: Liberty Grove
Kindergarten, Bilingual and ESL: Walnut Glen, Daugherty

Elementary Summer School Program

By Invitation OnlyCurrent grade 5 Garland ISD students who were not successful on the second administration of the STAAR Math and/or Reading test. 

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 6 - June 21

Locations: Stephens, Golden Meadows, Carver

Middle School Summer School Program

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

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 6 - June 21

Locations: Lyles, Hudson, O'Banion

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 2017-18 school year.

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 6 - June 16

Locations: LylesHudsonO'Banion

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 2017. It is designed for students interested in learning math concepts with increased rigor and must be recommended by their math teacher.

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 6 - June 16

Locations: LylesHudsonO'Banion

 

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 - Friday from June 7 - June 29

Locations: North Garland HS, South Garland HS, Rowlett 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: June 7 – June 16, EOC Testing June 19 – June 23

Locations: North Garland HSSouth Garland HSRowlett 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: TBD

Maymester Summer School

Dates: Saturdays - April 29, May 6, May 13, May 20

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

June Summer School

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 7 - June 29

Locations: North Garland HSSouth Garland HSRowlett HS

Scholar's Academy

By Invitation Only - Top five scoring sophomores on the Fall 2016 PSAT from every Garland ISD high school and 2017 Garland ISD Superintendent’s Scholars.

Students invited to participate in the 2017 Scholar's Academy Summer Program to prepare for the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test need to first register online. Please check back for registration link and deadline. 

Dates:

Practice PSAT: TBD
Classes: Monday-Friday from June 7-27

Location: North Garland High School

Destination 2018 - College Prep Program

Current grade 11 Garland ISD students who will begin their Senior year in 2017-18. Seating is limited and will be based on first to register.

Dates: Monday - Friday from June 7 - June 22

Locations: North Garland HS, South Garland HS, Rowlett HS

Pre-K and Kindergarten Summer Bridge program

Available to Pre-K students who do not qualify for the ELL summer program and attend non paid Pre-K programs. Kindergarten students who do not qualify for ELL summer program and who score below 30% on MAP middle or end of year testing qualify as well. This program provides math and literacy skills to help prepare students for the next school year. Campuses will contact qualifying students.

Dates: Monday - Friday, from June 6 - June 29

Locations: Park Crest, Northlake, Hillside