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Valdosta High School/Valdosta City Schools Announces Summer School and Driver’s Education Course

Applications for summer school courses may be downloaded on the school website at www.vhs.gocats.org – click students and summer school. 

Registration will be held on Friday, June 3, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm and 1:00 until 3:00 pm at Valdosta High School. To register students need a transcript or report card indicating the courses that are failed, the home school’s code, the registration form from the website and $300 cash per credit course or $150 per half credit course. (Students on block scheduling will have to take the entire course for one credit, meaning they will need to pay $300 for the credit.)   No checks or credit cards will be accepted. Cash only.

Attendance in summer classes is required and there will be no make up days. Students who miss days will fail. All courses which require a Georgia Milestone’s test will administered on June 27, at 8:00 am.

Summer school will consist of two sessions. The first session will last ten days and the second session will be nine days. The first session will begin on Monday, June 6, and will end on Friday, June 17. The second session will begin on Monday, June 20, and end on Friday, June 30.  Summer school will be housed on the campus of Valdosta High School.

The dates and times for each session are as follows:
1st Session: June 6 - June 17, 2016. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.
2nd Session: June 20 - June 30, 2015. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.

A credit course in Driver’s Education will also be offered. Registration will be held on June 3, with summer school registration. The course will be taught June 6, through June 23, Monday though Thursday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. This course earns each student an additional half elective credit which will be credited to the student’s home school. The course also meets the requirements for Joshua’s Law which allows the student to obtain a driver’s license by the age of 16. All students who enroll must have a learner’s permit by June 3. The cost for the Driver's Ed credit course is $200.00. The course will be taught by a highly qualified, certified Driver’s Education teacher and will include module learning, driving range and road experience. Forms may be downloaded from the summer school website indicated above. The course is limited to the first 14 students to register.

The cafeteria will be open to serve lunch each day. The curriculum will be an on-line curriculum using A Plus and Odyssey Ware which is aligned with the state standards and a certified teacher will facilitate the learning.

Driver’s Education and Summer School courses are on a first come first serve basis. For further questions call or email Brian Law, School Counselor/Summer Coordinator at (229) 671-6095 ext. 4004 or blaw@gocats.org