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Summer Program Directory

Elementary, middle, and high school programs
 

Elementary School Programs

Elementary School Summer Arts and Learning Academy

Who? Students currently in pre-k to grade 5

What? Students explore art and work on reading and math skills in classes taught by a teacher and an artist. Breakfast and lunch are served. Transportation is not provided. Read more from Young Audiences of Maryland, the program provider.

When? July 8 to August 9, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., with aftercare available until 6:00 p.m.

Where?

Arundel Elementary School
Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School*
Dorothy I. Height Elementary School
Gardenville Elementary School (July 1 to August 13)
Glenmount Elementary/Middle School
James McHenry Elementary/Middle School
Pimlico Elementary/Middle School
Wildwood Elementary/Middle School

How? Register at the Young Audiences website: English | Spanish

Note: This program is limited to students at Title I schools

SummerREADS

Who? Program for students currently in pre-k to 3rd grade and their families (sites are open for students in up to grade 8). 

What? Families can come anytime the site is open and drop in or drop off students for reading-focused activities, workshops with artists and field trips. 

When? Drop in July 1 to August 2, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where?

Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School
Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School
George Washington Elementary School
Harford Heights Elementary School
Moravia Park Elementary School
Morrell Park Elementary/Middle School
Thomas Johnson Elementary/Middle School
Westport Academy
Windsor Hills Elementary/Middle School

How? Register online

Middle School Programs

Information coming soon about these programs: Ailey Dance Program, Debate Camp, Coding in the Schools, English Language Learners Program, POP CDF Freedom Schools Program. All programs being July 1 or July 8 and run through August 9. Registration details will be posted this week.

Amazon Coding with Kids Camp

Who? Students currently in grades 6 to 8.

What? Create your own computer games! Students will develop simple animations and build mods and create worlds for Minecraft. There are two different sessions - Minecraft Server Modding and Game Development

When and Where?

All camps run from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Pimlico Elementary/Middle School
Minecraft Server Modding,  July 15-19
Game Development, July 22-26


Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School
Game Development, July 15-19
Minecraft Server Modding, July 22-26
 

How? Register online

Ailey Camp Baltimore

Who? Students ages 11 to 14

What? Ailey Camp is a free, innovative summer program for youth ages 11 to 14 that uses disciplined dance training, creative writing instruction, personal development, and communication workshops to help campers develop a respect for themselves and others.

When and Where?

July 8 to August 16, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday to Friday

Towson University Center for the Arts (Department of Dance)

How? 

Apply online

Note: This program is limited to students at Title I schools

Baltimore Urban Debate League (BUDL)

Who? Students currently in grades 6 to 8.

What? Engage in fun discussions, explore speech styles, and debate about topics you care about in this 5-week camp. It includes stand-up comedy, researched speeches, fast-paced debates, powerful poetry, mock Congress, and much more.

When and Where?

July 8 to August 9, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Leith Walk Elementary/Middle School
Highlandtown Elementary/Middle School
 

How? 

Register online

If you have questions, email Toby or call 410-752-2835

Note: This program is limited to students at Title I schools

Coding in the Schools: Code Steps Summer Camp

Who? Students in grades 6 to 8

What?  Students will learn robotics, coding, cyber security, 3D modeling, game development, and so much more!

When?
July 8 to August 9, Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where?

Cherry Hill Elementary/Middle School
Holabird Elementary/Middle School


How? Register online
If you have questions about the camp, please email info@codeintheschools.org and write “re: Code Steps Summer Camp” in the subject line or call (410) 982-0706.

Note: This program is limited to students at Title I schools

Middle School English Language Learners Program

Who? Students in grades 6 to 8 who receive ESOL services

What? The English Learner Summer Enrichment Program is a full day learning experience for City Schools’ students identified as English learners currently in grades 6-8. Students will receive academic English Language instruction through Language Arts and Social Studies in the morning, and participate in enrichment activities in the afternoon. Breakfast and lunch are available before class, and participating students receive MTA tickets for travel.

When?
July 2 to August 1, Monday to Friday from
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and/or 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


Where? National Academy Foundation

How? Please contact your ESOL teacher to register or complete English | Spanish

Middle School Promotion

Who? Current middle school students who would otherwise need to repeat their current grade next year.
(For students who attend charter schools, the cost for this program is $200)


What? Rigorous middle school courses with lots of support, providing what students need to move ahead to the next grade in the fall. Breakfast and lunch are provided, and participating students receive MTA tickets for travel.

When? July 8 to August 9, Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where? Beechfield Elementary/Middle School or Barclay Elementary/Middle School

How? Registration form and brochure coming soon.
 

SummerREADS

Who? Program for students currently in pre-k to 3rd grade and their families (sites are open for students in up to grade 8). 

What? Families can come anytime the site is open and drop in or drop off students for reading-focused activities, workshops with artists and field trips. 

When? Drop in July 1 to August 2, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where?

Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School
Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School
George Washington Elementary School
Harford Heights Elementary School
Moravia Park Elementary School
Morrell Park Elementary/Middle School
Thomas Johnson Elementary/Middle School
Westport Academy
Windsor Hills Elementary/Middle School

How? Register online

High School Programs

AP Summer Academy

Who? Students in grades 10 to 12 who plan to take Advanced Placement courses in the fall

What? Get ready for AP -- and get paid if you're registered for YouthWorks. Breakfast and lunch are available before class, and participating students receive MTA tickets for travel.

When? July 1 to August 2, Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and/or 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where? Digital Harbor High School

How? Please speak with your current AP teacher or school counselor to register.

High School Credit Recovery and Original Credit

Who? Students in grades 9 to 12
(For students who attend charter school, the district’s high school credit recovery program costs $500 for every course.)

What? All high school courses required for graduation for students who are missing credits or wish to get ahead. Breakfast and lunch are available before classes, and participating students receive MTA tickets for travel.

When? July 8 to August 9,  Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where?

  • Paul Laurence Dunbar High School 
  • Digital Harbor High School 
  • Forest Park High School


How? Please contact your school counselor before registering. Additional information available in this brochure.

High School English Language Learners Program

Who? Students in grades 9 to 12 who receive ESOL services

What? Provides original credit or credit recovery for English learners who have interrupted formal schooling or are older than their grade-level peers. Courses include Algebra I, Geometry, U.S. History, Chemistry, American Government, and Biology. Breakfast and lunch are available before class, and participating students receive MTA tickets for travel.

When?
July 2 to August 1, Monday to Friday from
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and/or 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


Where? National Academy Foundation

How? Please contact your school counselor or ESOL teacher. Onsite registration will take place on June 25, 26, and 27.

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