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Summer Programs

2021 Summer Programs
We are proud to offer a wide variety of educational options during the summer for our students. Please check back, more information coming soon.

Elementary Programs
Grade Level: Rising grades 1-3 By invitation only.
Dates:    June 28 - July 30, 2021
Enrollment is need based. For more info, please contact Tara House at
(530) 582-2552

Aim High (Middle School)
Grade Level:  Accepted students entering 6th-9th grade in the Fall have daily schedules that include STEAM Challenges, Book Clubs, Issues & Choices Advisories and Community Circles and Afternoon Activities. Aim High expands opportunities for low-income middle school students and their teachers through a summer learning enrichment program. 
Dates:    Monday, June 28th-Friday, July 30th
Monday-Thursday: In-Person Programming and AH@H Virtual Instruction 
Friday: Choose Your Own Adventure Online Activity Options
Virtual Instruction Courses (10am-1pm): STEAM Challenge, Book Club, Issues and Choices, Online Activities
Outdoor Activities (9am-1pm): Rock Climbing, River Rafting, Hiking with River Ecology, Roundhouse Makerspace and Kayaking/Paddleboarding on Lake Tahoe
Cost: FREE
Location: Kings Beach Elementary
Transportation: 2 buses will be running daily for students participating in In-Person Outdoor Activities
Food: Breakfast and Lunch will be provided daily for students participating in In-Person
How to Apply:
Go to:
Click on APPLY to create an account.
For RETURNING Students, Click ENROLL and login using your email and password: Click on ACCEPT 2021 AIM HIGH OFFER and complete the re-enrollment form.
For NEW Students: Complete and Submit your application.
Returning Student Enrollment Due: March 31st
New Student Applications Due: May 1st
Covid Restrictions: Due to Covid Restrictions we will only be accepting 25 students per grade level for the Hybrid program. Any student who applies over the 25 count will be accepted into the AH@H (virtual) program and place.
Katie Jamison Bensley, Regional Program Manager:
Paula Bossler, Virtual Site Administrator: 
Aim High Admissions: English (415) 551-2301 or Español: (415) 413-8213

High School Credit RecoveryGrade Level:    Current ninth through 12th-grade students can remediate any class they earned a "D" or "F" that is required for graduation. Would you like to earn a "C" in an A-G approved course? If you're a motivated student who works well independently, then Apex Learning might be the place for you.
Dates:          Information coming soon
Times:           Determined by student needs
Location:        Online - Distance Learning                    
Enrollment on a first-come, first-served basis. For more info, please contact Greg Wohlman at (530) 582-2640.

Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe
Grade Level:    Welcomes all students in Grades K-12. 
Dates:             TBD
Times:            TBD
Location:        Kings Beach Elementary
For more info, please contact the Boys and Girls Club at (530) 546-4324.

Adventure Risk Challenge (ARC)
An immersive summer course combining leadership and literacy activities with outdoor experiences. Students participate in integrated English, Leadership and Environmental science classes for which they can receive elective academic credit. Activities include backpacking, rock climbing, white water rafting, and a ropes course. Tuition is on a sliding scale based on family income and full scholarships are available. First-generation students, English-language learners, and all students who are motivated to grow from a challenging, immersive experience are encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to students with financial need. Grade Level:  Accepted students entering 10th-12th grade in the Fall. 
Dates:           July 5 -  August 7 2021 (overnights)
Location:       Sagehen Creek Field Station, Truckee
Adventure Risk Challenge Website
Applications due April 23, 2021. For more info, please contact Kaela Frank or 207-837-9903.