Start Planning Your Summer of 2015
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 2015:
- Grades 2-8: June 15 through July 10, 2015
- Grades 9-12: July 27 through August 7, 2015
Below, please see information about our summer program. The 2015 Summer School brochure, which includes application materials, is available here.
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.
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 expertise in working with students with learning disabilities and attention disorders, teach all classes.
Throughout the four-week program, weekly updates describing class content will be provided by email. Final progress reports, including individual comments and recommendations, will be mailed at the end of the four weeks.
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 have 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 expertise in working with students with learning disabilities and attention disorders, teach all classes.
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.
Groves Academy offers one-on-one tutoring year-round. For more information, contact Kim Aune at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See also Groves Tutoring, by clicking here.
Groves Academy is seeking students in grades 3-12 to participate in the 2015 summer Wilson Reading System® (WRS) training program. Students will receive 20 hours of individual instruction in the WRS from a teacher who is working toward WRS Level 1 certification. For more information and student application form, please click here and for the required teacher information form please click here. The fee for this instruction is significantly reduced from the standard tutoring charge.