Summer Learning

SUMMER SCHOOL

Summer SchoolDistrict 58 is pleased to announce that it will offer students four Summer School sessions this year! 

All District 58 Summer School classes will take place onsite, in air-conditioned spaces (with the possible exception of Summer Music classes), and will comply with COVID-19 safety protocols. Classes are open to students enrolled in public, private or parochial schools who live within the District 58 attendance area. Please register for the grade level your child will enter in fall 2021.

Session II and Extended School Year registration is open March 23-April 30. Session III and Session IV registration is open April 12-30.

After registering, please pay class fees using the District 58 ePay system. The payment submission and refund deadline for all Summer School and Extended School Year classes is Friday, May 28. Refund requests after this date will be at 50% up until the first day of Summer School and Extended School Year. No refund will be issued after the first day of student attendance. 

Families who need assistance registering for Summer School may contact Summer School Secretary Jill Brokop at jbrokop@dg58.org or 630-719-5869.

Please see session descriptions below.

Summer School Session I: Essential Skills

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, June 14-25, 8:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Description: This session will focus on helping students achieve essential grade level skills that were not mastered during the 2020-21 school year, so they can succeed in school next fall.
  • Registration: By invitation only. District 58 will identify students for Session I using specific District-developed criteria. Families of selected students will receive a direct invitation to participate after spring break. This invitation will contain detailed course information.

Summer School Session II: General Education

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, June 28-July 16 (excluding July 5), 8:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Location: El Sierra School, 6835 Fairmount Ave.
  • Cost: $105
  • Transportation: Not provided
  • Description: This session’s classes will focus on incoming grade level readiness and is open to all students entering grades K-8. “Leap into Kindergarten” will be offered to students entering kindergarten, and “Reading and Math” will be offered to students entering grades 1-8.
  • Registration: General Education Summer School registration is open now through Friday, April 30. Click here to register! After registering, please visit District 58’s ePay website to pay class fees. 

 Summer School Session III: Summer Enrichment

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, July 19-30, 8:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Location: TBD
  • Cost: $75
  • Transportation: Not provided
  • Description: District 58 is developing courses for this session. More information will be available on Monday, April 12. Generally, these opportunities will be open to students entering grades 2-7, and space will be limited. 
  • Registration: Registration will be open April 12-30. A registration link will be emailed on April 12.

Summer School Session IV: Summer Music

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, Aug. 9-20, Varied Times
  • Location: Herrick Middle School, 4435 Middaugh Ave.
  • Cost: $90
  • Transportation: Not provided
  • Description: District 58 will announce the specific class configuration for band, choir and orchestra classes on Monday, April 12.
  • Registration: Registration will be open April 12-30. A registration link will be emailed on April 12.

EXTENDED SCHOOL YEAR/SPEECH-ONLY ITINERANT SERVICES

Extended School Year

All Extended School Year classes will take place onsite, in air-conditioned spaces and will comply with COVID-19 safety protocols.

Classes are open to students enrolled in public, private or parochial schools who live within the District 58 attendance area. Please register for the grade level your child will enter in fall 2021. 

Families who need assistance registering for Extended School Year may contact Summer School Secretary Jill Brokop at jbrokop@dg58.org or 630-719-5869.

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, July 8-Aug. 4, 8:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Location: Indian Trail School, 6235 Stonewall Ave.
  • Cost: $53 - Extended School Year (No fee for speech-only itinerant services)
  • Transportation: Is provided, upon request for Extended School Year (No transportation for speech-only itinerant services)
  • Description: District 58 offers Extended School Year (ESY) programming for students who are eligible through their individualized education plan (IEP) in grades preschool-8. District 58’s IEP teams will contact the families of students who qualify for this program! The student’s IEP team will identify targeted goals and specific special education services for the student. This often includes resource, speech and language, occupational and/or physical therapy services. Extended School Year also includes speech-only itinerant services for students who require intensive speech/language support, but who may not be eligible for the full Extended School Year program. Service delivery is based upon the student’s IEP goals and generally is for between 25 and 50 minutes per week during the weeks ESY is in session. There is no fee for itinerant speech services, and transportation is not provided.
  • Registration: Extended School Year (including speech-only itinerant services) registration is open now through Friday, April 30. Click here to register! After registering, please visit District 58’s ePay website to pay class fees. 

For questions about Extended School Year programming, please contact your child’s special education teacher, speech pathologist or Assistant Superintendent for Special Services Jessica Stewart and the Special Services Department at 630-719-5824.


OTHER SUMMER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

District 58 will share other summer learning opportunities later this spring!