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Extension of Anytime, Anywhere Learning

 

As an extension of the Anytime, Anywhere Learning, the Curriculum Department presents self-paced summer learning activities for PK-12 that are designed to enhance background knowledge in a fun and informal way. The activities are optional and will not be submitted for grading. Students completing the learning tasks should be celebrated throughout the summer. Special badges will be awarded at the beginning of the school year. Sibling in different grades are welcomed to work together.

 

Click here: Anytime, Anywhere Learning Extension – Summer 2020

 

DeSoto ISD will not offer traditional summer school. Any student that received an Incomplete (I), must complete the End of Year Culminating Performance Assessment (CPA) project to receive a Pass (P) indicating the student has demonstrated proficiency of content for the term.

 

Click here: End of Year Incomplete Grades Process


For more information, contact Chasiti McKissic, Director of Strategic School Support

DHS Credit Recovery & Acceleration

 

For DeSoto High School students needing credit recovery or students that want to take acceleration courses. These courses will be facilitated in a virtual classroom setting. Courses will be offered Monday – Friday from 8:30 – Noon on June 8-26, 2020. Students will be allowed to take 1 course (.5 credit). Once a payment has been submitted you will be contacted by a counselor to assist in scheduling a course in alignment with the students 4-year graduation plan. 

 

Courses Offered: 

  • English I-IV (A & B) *
  • Math: Algebra I & II, Geometry, & Pre-Cal (A & B) *
  • Science: Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Physics, and IPC (A & B) *
  • Social Studies: World Geography, World History, & US History (A&B)* Government, Economics
  • Other: Professional Communication, Health

 *If a student has not taken the A section, the student will not be enrolled in the B section.

 

For more information contact: Lakendra Simon

 

Click here to register.

 

Advanced Academics Math Camp

 

High School students who are on the Math AP track and are doubling up in Math the 2020-2021 School Year. These students are taking (Pre-AP Geometry & Pre-AP Pre-Calculus) or (Pre-AP Pre-Calculus & AP Calculus AB) or (AP Calculus BC and AP Statistics). The course will be offered Monday – Thursday from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm on June 15–18, 2020, and June 22 – 25, 2020.

For more information contact:  Brian Beck-Smith  or Sonja Head

 

Click here to register.

 

Sylvan Family Trivia Hour

 

Join us for our recurring fun and friendly virtual Family Trivia Hour every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the Summer.  The winning family will get Sylvan tokens as well as other rewards like FREE/Discounted Sylvan tutoring hour(s). Trivia Hour will be a team/family time where both parents and kids work together to figure out reading, science, history, and pop culture trivia. It’s a friendly competition and it is sure to be a great time for the whole family! Trivia hour is good for all ages.

 

For more information contact: Robin Johnson - Ford, LETS GEAR UP Program Director 

 

Click here to register.

 

Specialized select-enrollment programs:

 

The programs listed below are only open to students enrolled in the program. No registration is required and the site coordinator will reach out to individual students. 

 

Design Connect Create Girls Physics Camp

 

July 6 -10, 2020, 9a - 3p

 

Contact: Danielle Moore