There are still opportunities to enroll your student in District 109's summer school program.
Looking for the perfect combination of fun and learning for your child? There are many summer school classes still available in Deerfield Public Schools District 109. View the brochure and register securely on-line. Parents will also find information on extending the day by coordinating summer school with after-school programs from the Deerfield Park District. Questions? Contact Karin at (847) 945-1844 x7236 or email@example.com.
Creative ideas to keep your kids math and reading skills sharp over the summer break
Kids really look forward to summer break, and who blames them, but it's a shame how much academic progress they lose when they are out of the classroom for so long. Studies show that students usually have to relearn four to six weeks of classwork at the beginning of every school year. According to the National Summer Learning Association, the loss is greatest in math and spelling. Your kids may not care, but minimizing this backward slide is definitely a priority for parents and educators. It's nice to take a break from the school routine and reconnect with family during summer but that doesn't have to mean that all learning stops. Here are 5 ways to keep your kids' minds active over the summer break that are fun and they may not even …