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Summer School

Contact Info

Hours of Operation:

8:00a.m.-4:00p.m.

Mary Enright

Coordinator of Summer School and Extended Day Programs

Stamford Public Schools, Teaching and Learning

888 Washington Blvd.

Stamford, CT 06901

 

See map: Google Maps

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note that locations and schedules are subject to change due to unexpected circumstances and weather related disruptions.

 

Summer school applications are NOT yet active in the Parent Portal. Please check back in early March for updates on applications. 

 

 

Stamford Public Schools Summer School Programs

 

The SPS Summer School Programs are returning for 2024 and will offer academic support for K to 3 and credit recovery for grades 9 to 12.  A New Arrivals program designed for language acquisition for our students newly arriving to the country will only be offered in grades 1 to 3 and 9 to12. Extended School Year (ESY) programs will support identified students pre-K through grade 12. 

Families of children who qualify for the various summer school programs will be notified when the application is available and will need to enroll through PowerSchool. 

Summer Preschool

Apples Preschool Site: Apples 8 am to 1 pm 4 weeks July 1st through July 26th TEAM Class will be 6 weeks June 20th through July 31st.  Session time to be determined by communication between parent and Apples’ staff.

  • ESY Session 1: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • ESY Session 2: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

General Education Pre- K Program: 4 weeks July 1st through July 26th  8:00 am -1:00 pm (enrollment is offered as part of tuition but attendance based on parent choice through communication to Director) *Students are currently enrolled in Apples.

Summer School K to 3

Our Summer School programs for K-3 will take place July 1st through July 26th. SPS educators will engage qualifying K-3 students in summer learning experiences focused on reading and math proficiency, social emotional development, and knowledge in a multitude of academic areas.

While SPS is not offering on-site enrichment programs this year, we will offer transportation from the summer school site to several of our community partners that are offering summer camps. Please look at the community partner section below for more information. 

 

Elementary sites: all elementary sites will be 9 am to 1 pm

  • Stillmeadow – K - 3 Gen Ed, New Arrivals & ESY K - 3, Specialized programs ASD and TEAM K-5 (possibly 6 weeks)

Students from Stillmeadow, Westover, Roxbury and Northeast

  • Strawberry Hill – K - 3 Gen Ed, New Arrivals &  ESY K - 3, Specialized programs CORE K - 5

Students from Strawberry Hill, Stark, Davenport, Hart and Newfield

  • Rogers – K - 3 Gen Ed, New Arrivals & ESY K - 3, REACH K-5

Students from Rogers, KT Murphy, Toquam and Springdale

 

Middle School site: 8 am to 12 pm 

  • Rippowam – Grades 4 - 8 ESY ONLY

Specialized programs* REACH, ASD and CORE Grades 6-8 

*site to be finalized based on enrollment

There is no General Education program for grades 4 to 8. 

 

Community Partner local camps information:

While SPS is not offering on-site enrichment programs this year, we will offer transportation from the summer school site to several of our community partners that are offering summer camps. This list will be updated when available. 

 

Special Education Extended School Year (ESY) Program

SPS students who qualify for ESY (per PPT recommendation) will attend Summer School in either the 4 week program for grades K-8 (July 1st through July 26th) or 6 week program for grades 9-12  (June 20th through July 31st) (also per PPT recommendation). Students’ eligibility for ESY programming is dependent on PPT recommendation based on the specific ESY eligibility criteria.  Any students recommended for ESY programming will receive the IEP recommended special education and related services including but not limited to; paraeducator support, special education transportation, BCBA support, OT, PT, Speech, Social Skills/Counseling, Nursing, TOVI, TOHI etc.

 

New Arrivals Program

The New Arrivals Program for grades 1 - 3 will run from July 1st through July 26th.  The program is designed to provide intensive immersion in English language skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing).  Students will learn about American culture, participate in hands-on learning activities, and develop more confidence in their English skills.

The high school New Arrivals summer program will run from June 20th to July 31st. The program is designed to provide intensive immersion in English language skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing).  Students who successfully complete all 6 weeks of the program and complete additional assignments at home can receive 1-2 credits towards high school graduation.

 

 

 

High School Summer School

Summer courses for high school students will take place from June 20th through July 31st. Students will have the opportunity to recover credit in previously enrolled courses. This opportunity is available to all qualifying high school students starting with those entering grades 10, up to students attempting to complete grade 12. For many students, this will provide the necessary credits for graduation. 

High School summer school site: Westhill High School 

  • Westhill summer school hours: 8 am - 12 pm
  • ESY Services 4 weeks (July 1st to July 26th): Academic Support Class & Specialized Programs REACH, ASD, CORE, TEAM - 6 weeks

Parents of Anchor High School students can contact the school directly at (203) 977-6156 for Anchor Summer School information.