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Summer School

ESM - Distance Learning Summer School Brochure - 2020

Summer School Principal

Naomi Trivison, , 315-434-3323


Summer School Times and Dates


Summer School- July 6th to August 12th (5 day weeks, classes will be held Monday through Friday each week, please pay close attention to when the specific program attending takes place)


Daily Schedule

Summer school

7/6 to 8/12 - 7:45 a.m. to 1:10 p.m. 3 Blocks 

          Block 1: 7:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

          Block 2: 9:35 a.m. to 11:20 p.m.

          Block 3: 11:25 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.

8th to 9th Grade Virtual Transition in Planning 



There will be a graduation ceremony for seniors on August 12th details to be shared upon updated Executive Orders from the Governor and the County Executive. 


Course Offerings 

Course offerings are subject to change pending enrollment
Algebra 1R
English 11
Living Environment* 
Algebra 2
English 12
Math 9R- Algebra
Earth Science*
Foundations of Algebra
Math 10R- Geometry
Global History 1
Math 11R- Algebra/Trig
English 9
Global History 2
Participation in Government **
English 10
U.S. History/Government ** 
*Lab requirements must be fulfilled for Regents credit for all Regents Science courses offered. In Summer 2020, all lab minutes and requirements are waved per Covid-19 guidance.

**Successful completion of U.S. History/Government is a prerequisite for Economics & Participation in Government.



Summer School Fees

Out-of-District Course Fee: $525.00 per academic course for out-of-district students only

*Please make checks or money orders payable to: ESM Central School District.*


Out-of-district students must present written permission on school letterhead, signed by their home school principal or school counselor, stating they have permission to enroll in the credit-bearing course.  


Out-of-district students wishing to take one or more Regents exams will need written permission on school letterhead from their home school principal or school counselor, along with a copy of a photo ID, submitted to ESM summer school office by July 10th.  Students who receive testing accommodations at their home school must provide documentation of accommodations at the time of registration and provide a professional from their home school to administer the final exam accommodations.  Photo ID is also required for out-of-district students on the day of Regents.  



Summer School Eligibility

Students who score an overall average of 30 or higher during the school year are eligible to attend summer recovery. The final score for summer school will be based upon both the school year and the work completed in summer school. The student’s school counselor will explain to each student how this will be completed. 


Attendance Requirements

Students are only permitted in the building during their scheduled courses; loitering is prohibited. Attendance is important for student success and will be based on student attendance in synchronous virtual class time, as well as, completion of school work in distance learning.


Please share any issues with Google Classroom or internet connectivity with your teacher and Mrs. Trivison (315 434 3300 ext 6110) as soon as possible.


Students are expected to be present for synchronous portions of on-line learning and for the duration of the that time (about 20 minutes twice a week). Missed class time is expected to be made up and recordings of synchronous portions of class time will be posted on the teacher’s Google classroom for extenuating circumstances.


Students may no longer be eligible for credit with more than 3 days unexcused absences and/or tardies. Missed class time must be made up.  *Students will need a doctor or dentist note to be excused and it should be brought to Mrs. Trivison, Summer School Principal.  



The ESM dress code policy and standards of common sense will be maintained.  Footwear must be worn; Driver Education students must wear sneakers or shoes, no “flip flops,” during driving class.  



All entry to the building, if needed, must occur in the main entrance and through the doors into the main lobby. Park outside the main entrance and follow all expected social distancing and mask wearing protocols as directed by school staff.  Observance of traffic regulations and safe driving in the student lot will be monitored.


Progress & Report Cards

Student grades will be available on the Student-Parent Portal.  The final average will be: dependent upon the previous school year’s final average and the summer school course grade.  In order to receive credits for a course, students must have a final average of 65 or better.  Report cards will only be mailed upon parent/guardian request and to out-of-district students.  


Student Conduct

All rules, regulations, and policies of the ESM School District are enforced during the Summer School session.  Smoking tobacco or tobacco alternatives, possession of weapons, illegal drugs or alcoholic beverages, violence, use of electronics during class, or any disruptive behavior is prohibited at any time in or around the school building grounds as per the student handbook.  Consequences for violations of rules will be given according to ESM district policy.  Three discipline referrals may result in dismissal from summer school.