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Our summer program offerings allow families a unique opportunity to experience a Groves education. For many students, summer at Groves is their first positive school experience. They begin to feel confident, smart, and capable, and they may develop a completely different outlook on school.

95% of students’ progress aligned with their expectations

95% satisfied with their summer program experience

95% satisfied with their parent/teacher communication

Academic Program for Grades 2-8 | June 15 - July 10

The academic program for grades 2-8 is highly suited for students who have strong ability and a desire to learn along with dyslexia, ADHD, or other learning challenges. In each subject, care is taken to begin at a level where students can experience success before confidently moving on to more advanced skills.

“I felt like the program was individualized enough to meet my daughter where she is at. She enjoyed going as well, which was a big bonus.”

- Parent of Groves Summer Program Student


Enrichment Program for Grades 2-8 | June 15 - July 10

Afternoon enrichment classes provide meaningful, structured, and fun activities. All classes provide a safe and inclusive environment and are designed to meet students’ individual needs, interests, and abilities.


Writing and Executive Function Program for Grades 6-8 | June 15 - July 10

Students experience direct instruction in writing and executive functioning skills and strategies. Students learn about mindfulness, growth mindset, response inhibition, sustained attention, time management, cognitive flexibility, planning, and organization, and use these strategies to become more independent in writing and literature course work.

“We got more feedback in four weeks than we have received in 4+ years of school and special ed programs. So thankful!”

- Parent of Groves Summer Program Student


Academic Program for Grades 9-11 | July 20 - July 31

Within a small, structured, and supportive environment, students can receive the extra help they need to learn or maintain skills, and get a head start on their upcoming school year. Courses include multi-level math, writing, and study/organizational skills.



New 4-Session Parent Class! 

How to Cultivate Brilliance in your ADHD Middle-schooler: A Survival Guide for Parents | June 16 - July 7

For additional details please click here to view our Summer Programs Brochure. Registration for the parent class opens on January 21st.

View Brochure  This class can be found on page 7.  

With Katherine Quie, child psychologist, neuropsychologist, ADHD mom, and author of Raising Will, Surviving the Brilliance and Blues of ADHD. Katherine recently launched ADHD&U to provide support to the ADHD community through her blog, podcasts, and consultation.

Class Dates:
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Tuesday, June 23, 2020  
Tuesday, June 30, 2020  
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Class Time: 6:30-8:00 PM    

FEE: $75 (for all 4 sessions)

Session Topics
SESSION 1: Overview of ADHD and how it presents in middle-schoolers
SESSION 2: ADHD and the Impact on the Family: Key Ingredients to Success for Raising Children with ADHD
SESSION 3: Understanding Neuropsychological Testing
SESSION 4: The power of ADHD creativity and brilliance



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