Houston County Elementary Summer Reading Camp
Elementary School Reading Camp
June 1st Through July 1st
Readers Make Leaders!
Houston County Elementary Schools are offering a free Reading Summer Camp for our registered students. The camp is for students who will be entering first through sixth grade for the 2021-2022 school year. Students must attend the camp where they are enrolled in school. The camp hours will be from 8 am-12 pm daily. Camp begins on June 1st and will end on July 1st. The first week will begin On Tuesday and end on Thursday. The remaining weeks will run Monday through Thursday. Students are asked to bring a daily snack. Lunch will be provided. Bus transportation will also be available.
The focus of the Reading Camp is to help students further develop the foundations of reading. The activities will be small group instruction, computer assisted instruction and independent practice. Struggling readers are especially encouraged to take advantage of the Reading Camp. Deadline for registration is Wednesday, May 12th. Spaces will be limited. If an Elementary School reaches registration capacity prior to the Wednesday, May 12th deadline. Registration will be closed.
Remember the old adage: learn to read, read to learn. The ability to read is very important in school and throughout life. Help your child become a proficient reader. Sign up your child for the Elementary School Reading Camp. Please complete the registration form. Students will meet in the school library on the first day. Bus riders need to be in front of their house at 7:20 am on the first day. The students should arrive home by 12:45. Bus riders will be contacted by the Transportation Department with a pick-up and drop off time after the first day. Remember registration is limited so sign up today.