Academic Summer Enrichment Opportunities 2024

Program Dates/Times Location(s) Description
Math AVID Summer Bridge June 3–20
from 8:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. (Monday- Thursday only, no class on June 19)
Bedichek, Webb

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) Summer bridge is designed to strengthen students’ math skills over the summer to prepare for 7th Grade Accelerated Math or Algebra I.

Register for 7th Accelerated Math

Register for Algebra 

Summer Project Based Learning Camp for 3rd - 8th grade students June 3 – June 20, Mon.-Thu.

Elementary Schools
Govalle, Houston, Kocurek, Pecan Springs, Pillow

Middle Schools:
Bedichek, Webb

This program will provide accelerated instruction during the summer for students using an integrated Project Based Learning curriculum. This accelerated instruction will count toward the HB1416 (HB4545) accelerated instruction requirement. 

Grades 1-2 Summer Literacy Camp June 3– June 20, Mon.-Thu. Govalle, Houston, Kocurek, Pecan Springs, Pillow This program will be available by invitation only for current 1st and 2nd grade Austin ISD students to receive accelerated literacy instruction over the summer.
High School Credit Recovery for Seniors June 3 – June 17, Mon.-Thu. LBJ ECHS

Credit recovery/make up incomplete or failing grades. Courses: English 3 and 4; Pre-calculus; Chemistry; Government; Economics; Physics. Other courses may be available upon request.

High School End of Course (EOC) Prep June 3 – June 17, Mon.-Thu. LBJ ECHS This program will work to provide support for students needing to pass the summer administration of the EOC starting June 18, 2024.

ACE 21st Century Austin Program

Session I:
May 28 – June 28

Session II (only at Govalle ES & Northeast ECHS):
July 10–14
Mon. - Fri.

Times will vary by campus but each will provide a minimum of 6 hours per day

ACE website

Allison ES
Bedichek MS
Covington MS
Dobie MS
Eastside ECHS
Govalle ES
Houston ES
Linder ES
Martin MS
Northeast ECHS
Oak Springs ES
Ortega ES
Palm ES
Paredes MS
Perez ES
Rodriguez ES
TA Brown ES
Widen ES

Academic assistance and enrichment targeted to students in need of academic, attendance, and behavioral support. Activities may include fine arts, sports, tutoring, STEM and other activities selected in alignment with campus needs and assets.

Third Base

Camp Heatwave

May 28–August 8
7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Camp Heatwave is closed the week of July 4.

(10 weekly sessions)


Financial assistance available

Third Base website

Camp Heatwave website

Blanton, Casey, Davis,  Kiker

Each week of the summer break will include a theme based curriculum to enhance the student experience. Most weeks will include a swim day and a field trip day with a few exceptions due to the four day weeks. On these weeks outside enrichment vendors will be brought in to provide activities.

Camp Heatwave is more than a fun day camp, it is a summer program designed to keep children involved, creatively challenged, physically active and safe during their time off from school.

Multilingual Summer School (current PreK 4 - Kinder)

June 3-27, Mo.-Thu.
7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Multilingual Summer School website

Casey, Hart, Uphaus, Wooldridge Multilingual Summer School provides opportunities to receive exciting and fun language development experiences to prepare students identified as Emergent Bilinguals currently enrolled in PreK 4 or Kinder to be successful next year in Kindergarten and First Grade.
Newcomer Program – Middle School

June 3–June 20, Mon.-Thu.
8:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Multilingual Summer School website

Bedichek, Webb

The Austin ISD Newcomer Summer School Program is a great summer enrichment opportunity for newcomers (0-3 yrs. in US schools) in grades 6 - 8. The goal of the program is to accelerate students’ English and literacy skills through Science, Math and Reading while they engage in exciting  technology and coding projects.

Webb MS, Bedichek MS

Newcomer Program – High School English 1 Enrichment

June 3–June 20, Mon.-Thu.
9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Multilingual Summer School website

Travis ECHS, International/Northeast

Providing English 1 curriculum and STEM-based sheltered instruction that engages Emergent Bilinguals in real world challenges and supports school acclimation.  Registration is only available for current IHS students.

International HS

Newcomer Program – High School English 3 Advancement

June 3–June 27, Mon.-Thu.
9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Multilingual Summer School website


Providing older Emergent Bilinguals in 10th grade who have passed English 1 & 2 the opportunity to receive full credit for English 3 and prepare for the TSI exam through sheltered instruction. Must meet all requirements to enroll.

International HS

Early College Programs Summer Bridge June 6–June 30th, Mon.-Thu.
9:15 a.m.–1:15 p.m.
All Early College High Schools Will provide support to incoming freshman to engage in TSIA2 prep testing and College Readiness Instruction
Career and Technical Education Summer Enrichment Camp June 11–13, Tues.-Thu.
9:15 a.m.–1:15 p.m.    

Rising sixth and seventh grade students will have the opportunity to explore the following CTE pathways: Robotics, Manufacturing, STEM, and Health Science. Student will participate in daily hands on activities and participate in field trips. Guest speakers will also be on hand to provide some real world experiences.

Special Education Extended School Year Services (ESY)

 June 3–July 27


Rosedale School

ESY services provide individualized instruction and services to prevent the severe or substantial loss of skills or learning during the time beyond the regular school year when schools are not in session.

This service is for students that qualify for special education supports and services. 

Special Education Compensatory Service June 3–June 27

Elementary Schools
Govalle, Houston, Kocurek, Pillow

Middle Schools:
Bedichek, Webb

Compensatory services provide a student with a disability the educational services needed to make up for skills or learning that may have been lost when services described in an IEP were not provided.

This service is for students that qualify for special education supports and services.