• 2023 Elementary Summer Programs

    • Plano ISD's summer learning program offers a variety of elementary school programs.
    • All program applications can be found online.
    • Parents may wish to talk with their child's teacher to determine the program best suited for summer study.
    • As a reminder, summer school programs are dependent upon staffing and enrollment. 
    • Instructions for Registration through Parent Portal
    • For questions or assistance with registration, please contact Expanded Learning Pathways at 469-752-3996 or summerschool@pisd.edu.
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  • Elementary Summer School (Parent Portal) Registration Instructions

    Elementary Summer School Registration Instructions

    1. Open Google Chrome web browser (this is the only supported browser for registration).
    2. Login to Parent Portal - https://parentportal.pisd.edu
    3. Go to the Program Enrollment & Payments section
    4. Click the TEAMS PSS Program Enrollment & Payments button.
    5. Click on your student’s name.
    6. Click on the Summer-Night School tab.
    7. Once you are on the  Summer-Night School tab, you will see the summer school courses. Since students may be approved for multiple programs, please consult with your child's campus to ensure you register for the correct program. 
    8. After consulting with your child's campus and selecting the appropriate course(s), you will be able to review the Total Tuition Amount(s) and click Continue.
      1. If you are registering for Pre-K/K ESL/BIL or PAL, the tuition amount will be $0.
      2. If you are registering for SIGS, the tuition amount will be $300. You will be prompted to enter payment information.
    9. Click the Final Review Button. You must enter a “Mode of Transportation” in that dropbox.
    10. Click the Complete Registration button.

  • Summer Institute for Gifted and Enrichment Students (SIGS)| Grades 1-7

    Program Description: 

    SIGS provides an innovative summer learning experience and is open to students in grades 1-7 who are not concurrently enrolled in another summer program. Students have an opportunity to explore courses that include language, science, mathematical problem solving, logic and reasoning, computer science, the humanities, and fine arts. 

    Eligible Students: 

    • Current Plano ISD students in grades 1-7 who are not registered for a concurrently running summer program. 

    Dates: June 5 - 22 (Monday - Thursday), June 19th will be a student/staff holiday in observation of Juneteenth 

    Times: 7:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. 

    Locations: 

      • Frankford Middle School
      • Bowman Middle School
      • Schimelpfenig Middle School

    Program feeder pattern

    Cost:

    • $300 per student
    • Parents who wish to cancel their child's registration must do so by May 12, 2023. Please note that $30 is retained for administrative costs.
    • Cancellation requests must be submitted to summerschool@pisd.edu.  

    Course Offerings: Course Offerings PDF Version, Course Offerings Microsoft Word
    Course Offerings with Description in Parent Portal  

    Transportation: 

    • Busing is provided from the students’ neighborhood elementary campus. 
    • Keep in mind that the neighborhood campus may not be the campus the student attends during the school year. 
    • Summer Bus Routes (provide link once bus routes are published)

    Registration: 

    Questions: 

  • Bilingual / ESL Pre-K, Kindergarten

    Program Description: 

    • In the Pre-K program, instruction will focus on language development, academic and social skills. 
    • The Kindergarten program is designed to develop language and to accelerate academic skills in reading, writing and math. 

    Eligible Students: 

    • Current Pre-K or Kindergarten students who have accepted and are participating in either Bilingual or ESL programs during the 2022-2023 school year.

    Dates: June 5-29 (Monday - Friday), No school on June 19th (Juneteenth Holiday)

    Times: 8:30 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.

    Locations: 

      • Mitchell Elementary School
      • Forman Elementary School
      • Rasor Elementary School
      • Weatherford Elementary School

    Program feeder pattern

    Cost: This program is offered at no cost to students.

    Meals: Breakfast and lunch are provided to all students.

    Transportation: 

    • Busing is provided from the students’ neighborhood elementary campus. 
    • Keep in mind that the neighborhood campus may not be the campus the student attends during the school year. 
    • Summer Bus Routes will be posted in May.

    Registration: 

    • Registration is open and will close on April 28.

    Questions: 

    • For eligibility/invitation questions, please contact the ESL Specialist at your child’s Elementary School. 
    • For general questions about this summer program, please contact the summer school office at summerschool@pisd.edu or 469-752-3996.

  • Plano Academy of Learning (PAL) | Grades 3-5

    Program Description: 

    • The Plano Academy of Learning (PAL) provides targeted instruction to help students develop skills in reading, math, and/or science.
    • EB PAL (Bilingual) provides targeted instruction to help students in our dual language / bilingual program develop skills in reading, math, and/or science. 
      • 3rd grade EB PAL will include all students who receive an invitation and participate in our dual language program.
      • 4th & 5th grade EB PAL will serve our students who take STAAR in Spanish.

    Eligible Students: 

    • Only students who receive an invitation may attend PAL. If you have questions as to whether your child qualifies for PAL, please contact your child's campus.

    Dates: June 12 - 29, Monday - Thursday, June 19th will be a student/staff holiday in observation of Juneteenth

    Times: 7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

    Locations: 

    • Meadows Elementary
    • Thomas Elementary
    • Jackson Elementary
    • Barron Elementary
    • Sigler Elementary

    PAL Feeder pattern

    Cost: 

    • There is no cost to attend the summer school program.

    Transportation: 

    • Busing is provided from the students’ neighborhood elementary campus. Please keep in mind that the neighborhood campus may not be the campus the student attends during the school year.
    • Summer bus routes will be posted in May.

    Registration: 

    • Registration will open in May 2023

    Questions: 

    • For general questions about this summer program, please contact the summer school office at summerschool@pisd.edu or 469-752-3996.

  • Plano Visual Arts Academy | Grades 5-7

    Program Description: 

    • PVAA is a unique summer program for current 5-7 grade students who exhibit a passion and drive to grow as an artist. 
    • The curriculum allows students to rotate through sessions that are focused on drawing, two-dimensional design, three-dimensional design, and the use of technology in art.
    • Through these sessions, students will be encouraged to create independently, build ideation skills, and learn additional techniques.
    • Smore

    Eligible Students: 

    • Current Plano ISD students in grades 5-7

    Dates: June 5-22 (Monday - Thursday). June 19th will be a student/staff holiday in observance of Juneteenth

    Times: 7:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. 

    Locations: 

      • Frankford Middle School
      • Bowman Middle School
      • Schimelpfenig Middle School

    Program feeder pattern

    Cost: $300 per student

    Transportation: 

    • Busing is provided from the students’ neighborhood elementary campus. 
    • Keep in mind that the neighborhood campus may not be the campus the student attends during the school year. 
    • Summer bus routes will be posted in May.

    Registration: 

    Questions: 

    • For general questions about this summer program, please contact the summer school office at summerschool@pisd.edu or 469-752-3996.