June 9 Press Release

June 9, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GDOE Summer School

The Guam Department of Education is holding Summer School for selected Elementary, Middle, and High Schools through the Title V-A Consolidated Grant, from the U.S. Department of Education (Grant Award #S403A150005). There are currently 2,264 students enrolled in the program (1,073 elementary, 266, middle, and 925 high school).  Transportation is provided by the Department of Public Works.  Updated pick up times and locations are provided in the attachment.  Students are encouraged to arrive 10-15 minutes prior to pick up.

PROGRAM DATES:  

Elementary & Middle Schools

-June 7, 2016 – July 12, 2016

High Schools

– June 7, 2016 – July 19, 2016

There is no fee for participation.  Breakfast is served to all students.  For more information please contact Joshua Blas or Kelly Escuadra in the Curriculum & Instruction Office at 300-1635/1254.

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Saina Ma’ase yan Si Yu’os un Binendisi,

 

Christopher Anderson
Administrator, Student Support Services Division

300-1621

482-1268

Bus Information

Hafa Adai Parents:

 We thank you for your patience as DPW Bus Operations coordinates bus services with DOE for GW, JFK, THS, SSHS, SHS, JPT, and OHS Summer programs.  This is the first summer school that bus services are being offered at the high school level along with combining high school districts.

 Here is the latest information from DPW Bus operations for GW, JFK, and THS district.  DPW will be assessing the routes and time and may make changes as needed. 

 Bus pickup and drop off designated areas, first pickup begins at 6:00 a.m and arrive on campus between 6:45 a.m.-7:00 a.m.

 

GWHS

Barrigada Mayor’s Office

Chalan Pago Mayor’s Office

Agana Heights Mayor’s Office

Mangilao Mayor’s Office

 

JFKHS

Santa Barbara Church

Harmon Mart

Tamuning Mayor’s Office

 

THS

Sinajana Mayor’s Office & Chode

Mogfog Store (next to JJ Moving)

Revenue & Tax

 

To better serve you we have a summer school webpage created to keep you updated please log onto:  summer.jfkislanders.com (this is linked for our school website).  We highly recommend that you utilize the bus services to ensure that your child arrives on time and to avoid traffic congestion.  If you prefer to drop and pick up your child you must be on time.  We greatly appreciate your support and look forward to a successful summer school.

June 3 Press Release

For information about a specific school’s program and registration, please call the respective school’s main office.

 

Orientation at the respective school sites are listed below. Summer School will run from June 7, 2016 through July 12, 2016 for selected elementary and middle schools.

 

High schools will run from June 7, 2014 through July 19, 2016.

 

 Breakfast will be served to all participants.

 

Busing will be provided to all participants. For more information regarding locations for busing please contact Bus Operations at 646-3122/3166 or 647-5024/55.

 

For general information about the summer school program, please contact Mr. Joshua Blas or Ms. Kelly Escuadra in the Curriculum & Instruction Office at 300-1635/1254.