Summer Learning Academy (K-8)
Information about District 401's next Summer Learning Academy for elementary and middle school students will be posted here in early 2022.
In 2021, the following summer programs were offered:
- Scholastic Academy classes for K-5 students to reteach, reinforce and reassess grade-level skills so that students are prepared for the next year's instruction.
- Exploration Academy interest-based classes for K-8 students.
- EL Newcomers Camp for K-8 students new to the United States and who identified as English Language Learners.
- Extended School Year (ESY) for K-8 students who qualified based on their identified IEP goals and the recommendation of their IEP team.
The 2021 K-8 Summer Learning Academy took place from June 15 to July 2 at Elm Middle School.
In addition, Apex online courses for credit recovery and credit advancement for students in grades 6-8 were offered at Elmwood Park High School from June 14 to July 9, 2021.