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Start Planning Your Summer of 2014

On the heels of our most successful summer school program ever, Groves Academy is pleased to announce the dates of our Summer School Program for 2014:

  • Grades 2-8: June 16 through July 11, 2014
  • Grades 9-12: July 28 through August 8, 2014


Below, please see information about our summer program. Click here to view the 2014 Summer School brochure, which includes application materials.

Summer School at Groves Academy

Looking for great summer ideas for your children?  Groves Academy has dozens of academic programs and summer camp activities to choose from.  Whether you are looking for a reading, writing and math class to solidify and strengthen skills learned during the prior school year, or some fun and exciting activities to enjoy on summer afternoons, Groves Academy has what you need.  Please check back here mid-February to see the Summer School brochure, as wlll as the complete listing online in this section.

Academic Offerings for Grades 2-8

Groves Academy offers summer academic classes for students in grades 2-8.  Academic classes take place weekday mornings and consist of reading, spelling, writing and math sections. Each class has a maximum of six students, and students are grouped according to age and ability. Groves Academy teachers, who have an expertise in working with students with learning disabilities and attention disorders, teach all classes.

Throughout the four-week program, teachers will provide parents and guardians with weekly reports on their student's progress, areas of strength and opportunities for improvement. A final progress report will be mailed at the end of the program.

Classes meet Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm. Reading and spelling, writing and math classes are 55 minutes each, and students get a 15-minute recess. Classes are open to students entering the 2nd through 8th grades. Before school care is also available.

Academic Offerings for Grades 9-12

Groves Academy also offers summer academic classes for students in grades 9-12.  Each class has a maximum of ten students, and students are grouped according to age and ability. Groves Academy teachers, who have an expertise in working with students with learning disabilities and attention disorders, teach all classes.

To learn more about the summer school programs available for your child, please check herein mid-February for complete listings and link to the Summer Programs brochure.

Afternoon Enrichment Activities for Grades 2-8

Groves Academy's Summer Afternoon Program offers an exciting variety of structured and fun activities. Students may register for one or several classes. The average class size is eight students. Afternoon classes are offered in two time slots: 12:30 to 1:30 pm and 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

Students who attend the morning program and continue in the afternoon program will have a lunch period built into their day from 12:00 to 12:30 pm; students must bring their own lunch. Afternoon classes may be one, two or four weeks long. Please see class descriptions for details.

Summer Program students may also register for after-school care which includes a variety of supervised activities from 3:30 to 5:00 pm daily.

Tutoring Programs

Groves Academy offers one-on-one tutoring year-round. For more information, contact Kim Aune at aunek@grovesacademy.org.

See also Groves Tutoring, by clicking here.

Project Based Learning (PBL) Wood Shop and Business Operations

The PBL Wood Shop and Business Operations Summer Program provides students entering 9th through 12th grades an opportunity to build independence and important work skills. Throughout the summer, students will be involved in all aspects of running a small business. The program will run for five weeks.  Students may register for any or all weeks. 

For more information on PBL, please click here.

If you are interested in registering or want more information as you start planning your summer programs, please contact Colee Bean at beanc@grovesacademy.org or 952-915-4297. 

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