Summer Scholars is a high school credit recovery and credit advancement program. It is a tuition-based program for students who want to recover credit, improve a grade, or get ahead by earning original credit. Each three-week semester carries 0.5 credits.
Note: Students entering 9th grade in the upcoming school year of 2015-2016 are not eligible to take classes at Portland Summer Scholars and they should ask their school for information on what programs their student may be enroll in for the summer.
Summer Scholars 2015 Dates and Times
Session 1: June 29th - July 17th, 2015
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 12:10pm
No classes July 3rd
Session 2: July 27th - August 14th, 2015
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 11:45am
Due to the compressed nature of the SS schedule, regular and on-time attendance is crucial to students’ academic success.
Students who are absent more than three (3) class periods will be dropped from the program, without a refund. There are no excused absences, including absences due to late enrollment.
Students who arrive after the tardy bell will be considered tardy and must get a tardy slip to take to class. Students arriving after 9:00am will receive a one-half (1/2) absence. In addition, three (3) tardies will equal one (1) absence.
For more information regarding the Summer Scholars program, use the links at the left to access details regarding registration, tuition rates, etc.