Summer Matters Summer Learning Program
JUNE 28 - JULY 30

Sac City Unified has opened its application for this summer’s Summer Matters@SCUSD program. The summer learning program will be in-person, five days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Parents can select the program site which works best for them. Applications must be submitted by Friday, May 28, 2021.

Parents will be notified of enrollment between June 7-18. Please note that the following groups will receive priority enrollment: foster youth, students experiencing homelessness, students with special needs, English Language learners, and other targeted groups identified by SB 86.

Summer Matters@SCUSD-Middle

Summer Matters@SCUSD-Middle is an exciting 5-week program that gives incoming 7th and 8th grade students the opportunity to become agents of change in their new schools by completing student-led projects that incorporate both research and action through a human design thinking model.

•An exciting 5 week program.
•Targets incoming 7th and 8th grade students.
• Students engage in helping out their community through service learning opportunities that address community issues and concerns. Expanded Learning staff work collaboratively with teachers to provide a unique experience in educational and enrichment activities.
•Students engage in project based learning.

All programs will include the following restorative practices:
•Focus on Relationships: Safe space to build mutual relationships with fellow students and adults. Enrichment activities will provide opportunities of collaboration, thus building trusting relationships among peers.  Staff will focus on community agreements in order to address discipline issues.

•Addressing Mental Health:  Social workers will do circles and check ins addressing well-being, safety, trauma, anxiety, loss of stability, how to manifest feelings, and will work on building trusting relationships.

•Connecting with Families and Communities: Parent education nights and regular check ins with parents/guardians.

•High-dosage of Tutoring: Teachers will work with small groups of students to accelerate classroom learning.

Click here to go to the middle school application

Dates: June 28th – July 30th
Time: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Application Due Date: May 28th

Parent Notification:  June 7th-18th
Parent Orientation: June 21-25

This program will be offered at Sam Brannan.

Links are provided in the attached flyers.