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Summer school programs available in Edmond

EDMOND — Edmond Public Schools will offer a variety of summer school programs for students in and out of the district.

“Summer Celebration,” a tuition-based program, offers hands-on classes for students in grades 1 through 6. Among the classes are “Wild about Science,” “Great TECHspectations” and “Strumming and Drumming.”

Classes meet from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Sunset Elementary school, 400 W Eighth St.

Session I will be June 5-15, and Session II will be June 19-29. Students can enroll in one or both sessions.

The cost is $160 for Edmond Public School students and $170 for out-of-district students. Enrollments are based on the grade the child will be entering next school year.

For more information, go to or call 340-2275.

Two sessions of summer school will be offered for high school students who want to take an elective or retake a class they failed.

The first session will be June 5-29. The second session will be July 5-27. Classes will meet in the Santa Fe High School Freshman Academy from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

English, algebra, geometry, biology, and history and a variety of electives will be offered. Classes meet Monday through Thursday except the first week of July when classes will be Wednesday through Friday.

Tuition is $185 per course for in-district students and $215 per course for out-of-district students. For more information, call 726-6802 or 340-2235 after May 31.

The district will offer a middle school STEM camp from 9 a.m. to noon, June 19-22 at Cimarron Middle School. The cost is $80. For information, call 726-5501.

Diana Baldwin

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the... Read more ›