• KCS Connect

  • Elementary School


    Basic Information

    For eligible students who are entering Grades 1-5 in the fall, Knox County Schools will be offering a 6-week Summer Learning Program that will begin on June 1 and will run through July 9. This camp will include 7 hours of daily, in-person programming from 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Monday-Friday, including:

    • 4 hours of reading, writing, and math instruction;
    • 1 hour of intervention;
    • 1 hour of play; and
    • 1 hour of S.T.R.E.A.M. instruction.


    “S.T.R.E.A.M.” programming will focus on Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math.

    The district has identified 29 elementary schools to host summer programming. See a complete list of locations.

    Students who are entering 6th grade in the fall may be eligible for a 4-week Learning Loss Bridge Program.


    Additional Benefits

    The Summer Learning Program will be provided at no cost to families, and will include the following:

    • Bus transportation;
    • Free breakfast and lunch meals;
    • Pre- and post-camp testing to measure student progress.


    All camps will adhere to the district’s current health-and-safety protocols for COVID-19.

     

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    For more information, please contact your base school.