Valdosta High School/Valdosta City Schools
Announces Summer School
Valdosta High School extends an invitation to any student who may need to regain lost credits from any local high school. Each course is worth ½ credit. VHS summer school is accredited and Carnegie units will be awarded for passed courses. These units do not meet eligibility for NCAA Clearing house but do count for eligibility through recovery of credits. Valdosta City Schools Board of Education is pleased to offer this summer learning experience to our community for over a decade.
Applications for summer school courses may be downloaded on the school website at www.vhs.gocats.org – click students and summer school. Registration will be held on Friday, June 2nd from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Valdosta High School. To register, students need a transcript or report card indicating the courses that are failed, the home school’s code, the registration form from the website and $300 cash per credit course or $150 per ½ credit course. (Students on block scheduling will have to take the entire course for 1 credit = $300 for the credit.) No checks or credit cards will be accepted. Cash only. Attendance in summer classes is required and there will be no make up days. Students who miss days will fail. All courses which require a Georgia Milestone’s test will administered on June 26, 27 or 28th at 8AM depending on the EOC required.
Summer school will consist of two sessions. Each session will last ten days. The 1st Session will start on Monday, June 5th The 1st Session will end on Friday, June 16th . The 2nd Session will begin on Monday, June 19th and end on Friday, June 30th . Summer school will be housed on the campus of Valdosta High School.
The dates and times for each session are as follows:
1st Session :June 5 -June 16, 2017. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.
2nd Session : June 19 - June 30, 2017. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.
The cafeteria will be open to serve lunch each day. The curriculum will be an on-line curriculum using A Plus and Odyssey Ware that is aligned with the state standards with a certified teacher facilitating the learning.
Summer School courses are on a first come first serve basis. For further questions call or email Brian Law, School Counselor/Summer Coordinator at 671-6000 Ext. 4004 or firstname.lastname@example.org