Summer School 2021

Summer School Update

March 30, 2021


Registration Reminder

  • Registration opens April 1st at 9:00 AM

  • Register your child for their grade level for the 2021-2022 School Year

Summer Safety and Protocol

  • Health and safety protocols will align with D70’s practices beginning with the April 12th return to full day, in-person schooling.  For additional information, please see the D70 website. 



  • Full Refunds will be offered until May 15, 2021

  • Partial (50%) Refunds are available May, 16- June 14, 2021

  • Refunds for summer school are not available after June 14, 2021

  • Any family inquiring about a refund should contact summer school administration.

Updated 3-30-2021 1:30 PM
Summer School Busing
Car Busing for Summer School

Busing is offered both before and after the summer school program. 
One way busing is $45.
Two way busing is $90.

Buses will pick up and drop off at designated sites:
Butterfield School
Adler Park School
Copeland Manor School
Overholser Park
Central Park/St. Joe's

Students can be dropped off at the sites, and will ride the bus to summer school. After summer school is over, students will bus back to the same sites for pick up. 
Updated 3-16-2021 8:55 PM
Star Registration for Summer School 2021 will open Thursday, April 1 at 9:00 am. The link will be posted under, HOME at the top of the website. 
Updated 3-10-2021 10:26 AM
Summer 2021



Summer School Highlights

  • June 14-July 15

  • Monday- Thursday 8:30-11:45

  • In-Person

    • Locations

      • Highland Middle School (Grades 2-8)

      • Rockland Elementary (Grades K/1)

  • Academic focus (reading, writing, and math)

    • Students qualifying for intervention services during the regular school year have the option to receive intervention support during summer school hours

  • Learning pods by grade level to support health and safety measures


Extended School Year (ESY) Highlights

  • June 14-July 15

  • Monday- Thursday 8:30-11:45 

    • (EIP, HIP, Elementary and Middle School Resource Programs for students who are eligible for academic support will be offered the full morning)

    • Students who are eligible for related services only will schedule time with the individual provider(s) during summer school hours

  • In-Person

    • Location 

      • Rockland Elementary

  • Learning pods by program to support health and safety measures

Updated 3-10-2021 2:42 PM
Summer School 2021 1-28-2021

District 70 Summer School 2021


  • Registration Opens April 1, 2021

  • Registration Closes May 15, 2021

  • Program June 14- July 15 

  • July 5- Non attendance day for Fourth of July

  • Monday- Thursday 8:30-11:45

  • Location: Highland and Rockland

  • Summer School will only be offered to D70 Students


  • Gen Ed (K-8) $285

  • Orchestra: $71.25 additional fee 

  • Transportation: $45 each way ($90 round trip)

Changes to the Program

General Education

  • Full mornings for K-8 

  • A singular focus on in-person academics (reading, math, and writing) for all enrolled students (general education and special education)

  • All students will be in “learning pods” by grade level each day summer school is in session from 8:30 a.m. -11:45 a.m. Students will stay in one classroom the entire morning and will be assigned a class after registration is complete. We will NOT run our traditional four period structure.



  • Expanded grade levels to include 1-8

  • Offerings for both math and reading

  • Qualifying students will receive specific communication with details for registration and schedules.

  • Have the option to participate in general education offerings (Fee Based $213.75) or attend for qualifying intervention services only (At no cost)

ESY (Extended School Year)

  • Students in EIP, HIP, Elementary Resource and Middle School Resource Programs who are eligible for academic instruction will be offered the full morning.

  • Students who are eligible for related services only will schedule time with the individual service provider(s).

    For additional information, please see the board presentation about Summer School from January 25, 2021.

Updated 1-28-2021 1:28 PM
Summer School 2021
Summer School for the 2021 season will be discussed at the January 25, 2021 board of education meeting. After that meeting additional information will be posted about employment, program details and registration. 
Updated 1-7-2021 12:43 PM