Summer 2018 Activities
More programs will be added as their information is made available. Contact the school or department hosting the program for more information. Note that some summer programs have limited space and/or signup deadlines.
To add a program, HEB ISD staff can email Dave Nielsen (DavidNielsen@hebisd.edu).
For elementary & secondary students:
Rising Stars GT Summer Academy (Advanced Academics) - a unique, hands-on learning opportunity for gifted students entering 6th, 7th and 8th grades in fall 2018.
Special Education Summer Programs (Special Education) - opportunities specifically for students with special needs or in special education.
Summer Dining (Child Nutrition Department) - Each summer, select HEB ISD locations provide free meals for children.
Summer School Programs (Curriculum Department) - These are the programs people usually think of as "summer school", including Credit Advancement & Credit Recovery plus Elementary Student Success and Student Success Initiative, Early Language Proficiency, and Accelerated Instruction for EOC.
Summer Reading Assignments for Advanced Classes (Advanced Academics) - summer reading assignments for advanced academics classes, including Pre-AP, AP, pre-IB, IB, and GT, for 6th grade through 12th grade
For elementary students:
Camp Invention (Advanced Academics) - One-week camp for identified gifted and talented students who will be in grades 1-5 this fall.
STEM Summer Camp (STEM Department) - Explorations in science, technology, engineering, and math. For 3rd-6th grade students.
For secondary students:
Camp Connect (Buinger CTE Academy) - 3-day program for students entering grade 8, to explore the courses offered at the Buinger Career & Technical Education Academy.
Startalk Summer Academy (Global Initiatives) - Learn about Hindi, Mandarin Chinese, and Arabic and explore world culture. For students entering 6th-7th grade, students at intermediate level from 8th-11th grade may apply.