Middle School (5-8) Summer Learning Programs

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    Students in grades 5-7 will receive academic support in reading, writing and math – all in a classroom environment that is very different from the regular school year. They can also study instrumental music. Summer session teachers have the flexibility to adapt to many learning styles and focus on subjects in depth.

    Students in grade 8 will participate in leadership opportunities, prepare for the transition to high school, and work on higher level math and reading skills. Eight grader students may register for one Summer Session OR CDF Freedom Schools OR selected Other Summer Learning Programs.

  • Summer Session SUMMER SESSION

    Grades K-8. A four-week summer session that provides students the opportunity to discover talents and interests, make new friends, and prevent summer learning loss.

  • CDF Freedom Schools


    Grades K-8. A six-week program that strengthens literacy and math skills. Field trips, the arts and books celebrate the culture of the students, building leadership, pride and persistence.

  • Other Summer Learning Progarms

    Grades K-11. Students can participate in sports, arts, environmental and cultural programs with other students from across the metro area.

  • Music

    Grades 5-7. Students can study instrumental music during Summer Session 1 or Summer Session 2. Instruments and music books are provided. 

  • Transportation

    Transportation is available to most students attending a Summer Learning Program based on the Area of the student’s home or alternate address.