Summer Academies


Each year, District 401 offers summer classes for students who will be entering kindergarten through 12th grade.

Our K-8 Summer Learning Academy is designed to provide students with opportunities to explore their learning through reading, math and enrichment programs. 

Our EPHS Summer Academy gives Elmwood Park High School students the opportunity to earn credit toward graduation by taking courses from a rigorous online curriculum.


Contact Information


► About K-8 Summer Learning Academy


Updated contact information about 2020 is pending. Check back soon!


About EPHS Summer Academy


Updated contact information about 2020 is pending. Check back soon!


K-8 Summer Learning Academy at a Glance


Classes begin in early June and conclude in early July. 

Two main course tracks are available for students: Academic Courses, for which students must meet District criteria to be eligible, and Interest-Based Courses, which are open to all students in the relevant grade levels. 

For detailed information about both course tracks, please click here.


EPHS Summer Academy at a Glance


Rising students in grades 9-12 can get ahead in their required classes or recover credits through the EPHS Summer Academy, which uses Apex Learning, an online educational platform.

Students work individually at their own pace, with teacher monitoring, frequent check-ins and instructional assistance as needed, all conducted by certified EPHS staff.

Classes begin in early June and conclude in early July.

For detailed information about 9-12 offerings, please visit our EPHS Summer Academy page.


To Learn More


Additional information about summer classes can be found at the pages listed below. 


K-8 Summer Learning Academy page


EPHS Summer Academy page