PK3 Through 8th Grade 

Summer options for PK3 through 8th grade.

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Extended School Year (ESY)

Grades PK3 (preschool)- Grade 12
July 6-July 31, 2015 
8am -1 pm at all PK3-5th grade sites 
9 am – 2 pm at all 6-12th grade sites (per the ESY program model)

Description: In ESY, students receiving special education services will work on the critical skills identified in their IEPs.  Instruction, services, and programming will be individualized to meet their specific needs to ensure they will be ready to start the school year in the fall. This program is only open to students who have been found eligible for ESY during their IEP meeting.

Breakfast and Lunch provided? Yes
Enrollment Fee: No
How to Register:  Registration will open in March.  Please connect with your child’s teacher for more information.    

Contact: Sarah Scherer
              Office of Specialized Instruction, Inclusive Programming Division

K-7 Summer School

Current DCPS students
Grades K-7
June 29- July 31, 2015, 8am -1pm


Students will receive reading and math instruction.  The teachers will use curriculum materials and engaging technology to help improve your child’s reading, writing, and math skills.  Summer school will help your child get ready for the next school year.

Breakfast and Lunch provided? Yes
Enrollment Fee: No
How to Register: Online registration: February 9- April 30. 
Visit and register your child.  Spaces are limited, so please register as soon as possible to secure a space for your child

K-7 Summer School sites: The summer school program will operate at eight sites throughout DCPS. The K-7 Summer School Site Assignments shows you the site to which your child’s school and grade have been assigned. 

Serving grades K-5:

Beers ES: 3600 Alabama Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20020 
Bruce Monroe ES @ Parkview: 3560 Warder St. NW, Washington, DC 20010 
Plummer ES: 4601 Texas Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20019
Turner ES: 3264 Stanton Rd. SE, Washington, DC 20032 
Tyler ES: 1001 G St. SE, Washington, DC 20003

Serving Grades K-7:

Brightwood EC: 1300 Nicholson St. NW, Washington, DC 20011
Brookland EC @ Bunker Hill: 1401 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Turner ES: 3264 Stanton Rd. SE, Washington, DC 20032
Walker-Jones EC: 1125 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20001

For PK3 and PK4 families: Please check programs offered by the DC Department of Parks and Recreation: 

Contact: Office of Out-of-School Time Programs

More Information: Please see the files below to get more information about the student registration:

Chancellor's Parent Letter 2015
Summer School Flyer 2015 

Summer Enrichment Program

Summer Enrichment application

Contact:  Matthew Reif
               DCPS, Office of Teaching and Learning


Camp Let's Go

Ages 3-6
July 6-July 31, 2015, 8am- 3pm

Description: Camp Let’s Go is a program designed to provide language, vocabulary and phonemic awareness development through a variety of hands-on activities including sensory motor and environmental experiences. Please see our flyer for further details.    

Breakfast and lunch provided?  Yes
Enrollment/Registration Fee: Yes - $30
How to register: Complete the application and send via mail to Tiffany White.

Contact: Tiffany White
              Office of Specialized Instruction,
              Related Services
              1200 First Street, NE
              Washington, DC 20002


Lindamood-Bell Summer Learning Center

Grades 1-3
June 29-July 31, 2015, 8:00am – 3:30pm

Description: Students who attend the summer Lindamood-Bell Learning Center will receive intensive, small group instruction focused on developing reading and comprehension skills. This day-long program will focus only on developing students’ reading skills. 

Breakfast and lunch provided? Yes
Enrollment/Registration Fee: No
How to register: Select students participating in the current Lindamood-Bell program will be contacted about participation in summer instruction.

Contact: Jennifer Parker
              Office of Specialized Instruction, Inclusive Programming Division

Camp Believe

Grades 2-5
July 6- July 31, 2015, 8 am – 1pm

Description: Camp Believe is a program designed to build emotional competence in children.  This camp concentrates on providing students with strategies to cope and excel in a school or social setting. Participating students will benefit from evidenced-based practices, weekly educational field trips and a variety of social emotional interventions using play, art and dance therapy Please see our flyer for further details.
Spanish Flyer

Breakfast and lunch provided? Yes
Enrollment/Registration Fee: Yes - $30
How to register: Complete the application and send via mail to Tamara Dukes.

Contact:   Tamara Dukes
                Office of Specialized Instruction,
                Related Services
               1200 First Street, NE
               Washington, DC 20002

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