Unlock Your Child’s Potential with Excelsior Springs Summer School

Wide-eyed wonder, Summer School keeps kids focused and ready! (photo S Jason Cole).

Summer is fast approaching, and parents are already thinking about what their children will do during the break from school. Luckily, Principal Annette Shelton of Excelsior Springs has exciting news for parents and students. The school district is offering a Summer School program filled with fun, learning, and enrichment courses that will engage students for 17 days.

Principal Annette Shelton invites students to join the Summer School fun! (submitted).

The Summer School program in Excelsior Springs is designed to provide students with an opportunity to continue their education while enjoying their summer break. The program is open to incoming Kindergarten through 8th-grade students, with credit enhancement opportunities and credit recovery courses offered for high school students. The program is a great way to ensure that students do not lose the momentum gained during the academic year.

The Summer School program runs from May 31st to June 23rd, with a break on June 19th. The program operates from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. for Elementary students, while Middle School students are in session from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The program’s locations include Cornerstone Elementary and the Middle School.

One of the significant advantages of the program is that Aramark Food Services will provide breakfast and lunch at no charge. This means that parents do not have to worry about packing lunches for their children during the program.

Transportation services are also available to ensure that students can attend the program without any difficulties. Drop-off/Pick-Up Bus transportation services will be available free of charge for students. Parents/guardians of car riders will be able to drop students off at Cornerstone between 8:00-8:15 a.m. and pick them up at 2:45 p.m. Students attending the Middle School can be dropped off between 7:45 and 8:00 and picked up at 2:30.

To participate in the Summer School program, students will need a backpack and a water bottle. These supplies will ensure that students are comfortable and hydrated throughout the day.

The Summer School program in Excelsior Springs is an excellent opportunity for students to continue their education during the summer break. With a range of enrichment courses and exciting learning themes, students will enjoy the program while gaining valuable knowledge and skills. For more information about the program or to enroll your child, email summer.school@ga.essd40.com


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