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District, School Sites Offer A Bounty Of Summer Programs


Summer may seem like a time when schools are at rest, but nothing could be farther from the truth in Vista. From district-wide programs to school-specific camps, workshops and events, we continue to serve the VUSD community all year.

 

The following is a look at some of the many things happening around our district throughout the summer.

 

DISTRICT-WIDE PROGRAMS

 

District Summer Programs


From Literacy and STEM support to a Math Soccer Camp, from Extended Learning Opportunities to IB and AP placement support, the Vista Unified School District has myriad programs throughout the summer to support learners of all grade levels. Click here or on the image above to learn more.

 

Summer Meals


Our acclaimed WaveCrest Cafe nutrition services department works to deliver the USDA's summer meals program. With 16 different locations across our district's communities, we make sure that fresh, healthy, delicious meals are accessible all summer long. Click the image above, or here for information about locations, dates, times and menus.

 

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Special Education Extended School Year

 

We continue to offer special education services throughout the summer.

 

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QCamp: Design Thinking Camp For Middle School Students


 

VIDA Middle School hosts this Qualcomm "Thinkabit Lab"-inspired opportunity for incoming 6th Grade students to get a high-quality Coding & "Maker" experience for free during the summer. QCamp participants will be randomly selected from application pools for each VUSD middle school. QCamp is open to incoming 6th Graders to any of the 5 VUSD Middle Schools.

 

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Facilities Improvements


Each summer we make significant improvements and upgrades to our facilities in order to provide safe and effective learning environments for our students and staff. For a detailed list of projects, click here or on the image above. 

 

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New Teacher Welcoming


We have new teachers joining the VUSD team every year, and making sure that they are welcomed and equipped to excel is a priority. Take a look at the various welcome sessions being offered for new teachers by clicking on the image above, or here.

 

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SCHOOL SITE PROGRAMS

(elementary - middle school - high school - in alphabetical order)

 

Bobier Elementary
June 19-30: Migrant Ed Summer School; Free summer meals (breakfast and lunch). Programs run 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM. 

 

Breeze Hill Elementary
June 12- July 14: Coyote College - for incoming grades 3-5. Provides Math and ELA support with STEM rotation classes.

 

Summer Support Program focusing on a blended learning opportunity that consists of small-group reading instruction, writing development, and hands-on STEM activities.

 

August 15: Kinder orientation with teachers.

 

Casita Center

June 8: Kinder meet and greet

August 11: Meet your Kinder teacher

 

Grapevine Elementary

July 31 - August 11: Kinder Camp

August 12: Kinder orientation

 

Hannalei Elementary

August 7-11: Kinder Jump Start

August 11: Kinder tea & orientation

 

Maryland Elementary

June 12 - July 14: Family Literacy Academy. Summer Support Program focusing on a blended learning opportunity that consists of small-group reading instruction, writing development, and hands-on STEM activities.

 

Monte Vista Elementary

June 12 - July 14: Summer Support Program focusing on a blended learning opportunity that consists of small-group reading instruction, writing development, and hands-on STEM activities.

August 14: Family Information Night.

 

Olive Elementary

June 12 - July 7: Grade 3-5 Summer Support;

Math & Soccer Camp

 

Temple Heights Elementary

June 12 - July 14: Summer Support Program focusing on a blended learning opportunity that consists of small-group reading instruction, writing development, and hands-on STEM activities.

 

Vista Academy (of Visual and Performing Arts)

Extended School Year Special Ed Services will be hosted here.

August: Kinder Boot Camp

 

VIDA 

QCamp - Summer Design Thinking camp for VUSD middle school students.

 

Vista Magnet Middle School

June 12 - 30: Camp Viper; Afternoon Academy

 

Alta Vista High School

June 12 - 30: Summer intercession / credit recovery opportunity

 

Major General Raymond Murray High School

June 12 - 30: Summer intercession / credit recovery opportunity

June 12 - July 21: Vista Community Clinic summer Step Up / REACH mentoring program

 

Vista High School

August 11: XQ Super School kick-off event for freshmen. Click here for a Save The Date flyer.

 

 

 

Posted by: Dave Palmer, District Associate, Vista Unified School District Published:6/7/17
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