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    2020 Summer School and Summer Program Information

    Unless required by the Texas Education Code, PfISD only offers Summer School services to students enrolled in PfISD during the 19-20 school year.  

      

     ELEMENTARY PROGRAMS

      Pre-K and Kindergarten Bilingual and ESL Program

    • June 2 - June 26
    • Monday – Friday, 7:30am- 3:00pm
     Location: Ruth Barron Elementary

    For identified Bilingual and ESL Pre-K and Kindergarten students. Registration forms will be sent home with students in late April. Completed forms should be returned to the campus LPAC contact.

     5th Grade Student Success Initiative (SSI)

    • June 8- June 24
    • Monday- Friday, Session I: 8:30-11:30 and Session 2: 12:00-3:00. Students will be assigned sessions based on need.
     
    Location: Timmerman Elementary 
     
    This academy is for identified 5th-grade students, to prepare them for the third administration of the STAAR Reading and/or Math test. Parents will be contacted by the school counselor/administrator if their student needs to attend summer school.
     

    STAAR Retesting Dates:

    • June 23 - Math
    • June 24 - Reading
     
    MIDDLE SCHOOL PROGRAMS
     
    Course Recovery Program
     
    • June 8 - June 26
    • Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 11:30am
     
     
    Location: Hendrickson High School
     
    In grades 6–8, promotion to the next grade level shall be based on the student meeting all of the following:
    1. An overall average of 70 percent on a scale of 100 for all subject areas combined;
    2. A grade of 70 or above in both mathematics and language arts;
    3. A grade of 70 or above in either science or social studies;
    4. Compliance with the attendance policy; and
    5. Proficiency on the state assessment for grade 8 reading and mathematics.
    Recovery courses are for students who have previously taken a course on campus but failed to earn credit. Students may enroll in these courses ONLY with counselor approval. Please direct all questions to the student’s school counselor. Students may only register for one course. 
     

     8th Grade Student Success Initiative (SSI)
     
    • June 8 - June 24
    • Monday - Friday, Session I: 8:30am-11:30am and/or Session 2: 12:00pm-3:00pm. Students will be assigned sessions based on need.
     
     
    Location: Hendrickson High School

    This academy is for identified 8th-grade students, to prepare them for the third administration of the STAAR Reading and/or Math test. 
    Parents will be contacted by the school counselor or administrator if their student needs to attend SSI.

    STAAR Retesting Dates:

    • June 23 - Math
    • June 24 - Reading

     AVID Bridge and Pre-AP Academy

    • June 8 - June 26
    • Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 11:30am

    Location: Hendrickson High School

     

    HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS

     Credit Recovery 

    • Session I: June 8 - June 26  and/or Session II: July 7- July 24
    • Monday–Friday, 8:30am- 12:30pm
     
     
    Location: Hendrickson High School
     
    Recovery courses are for students who have previously taken a course on campus but failed to earn credit. Students may enroll in these courses ONLY with counselor approval. Please direct all questions to the student’s school counselor. 
     
    Credit Recovery Course Offerings- ONLINE
     
     
    Credit Recovery courses are not applied to a student's GPA. 
     
    Credit Recovery courses are for students who have previously taken a course on campus but failed to earn credit.  Students may enroll in these courses ONLY with counselor approval.  These courses use an online self-paced curriculum that does not allow for modification of content or instructional delivery. These factors should be carefully considered before enrollment if a student requires content modifications and/or instructional accommodations.
     
     
     Accelerated Credit Course Offerings
     

    Accelerated courses are applied to a student's GPA.  

      • Session I: June 8 - June 26  and/or Session II: July 7- July 24
      • Monday–Friday, 8:30am- 12:30pm
       
       
      Location: Hendrickson High School 

    First time credit is for students who have never taken the course.  Students may enroll in these courses ONLY with counselor approval.  These courses are an accelerated, teacher-directed curriculum.  Students may earn a maximum of one (1) first time credit if they attend both summer school sessions, have a 95% minimum attendance rate, and pass the course. Students must register for BOTH sessions of each one-credit course. 

     High School End-of-Course (EOC) Preparation Program
    • June 8 - June 22
    • Monday - Friday, 8:30am-12:30am
     
     
     
    Location: Hendrickson High School
     
    This academy is for identified 9th-12th grade students and is designed to prepare them for the administration of the STAAR EOC. Parents will be contacted by the school counselor or administrator if their student needs to attend the EOC program.

     

    STAAR Retesting Dates:

    STAAR EOC English I -  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 
    STAAR EOC U.S. History - Tuesday, June 23, 2020 
    STAAR EOC Algebra I - Tuesday, June 23, 2020 
    STAAR EOC Biology -  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 
    STAAR EOC English II - Thursday, June 25, 2020 
     
     
    *Students who need to take multiple tests that are offered on the same date will make arrangements with the Campus Testing Coordinator.