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Summer Programming 2020

**All K-8 summer programming is at capacity. No new enrollments are being accepted. Thank you for considering ISD 191 Summer programming for your children.**

District 191 will be offering summer programming for students this year. However, some programming may look different than it has in the past so that we can comply with health guidelines and help keep our students and community safe.

Summer learning is project-based and offers fun, hands-on activities for students. The summer distance learning program runs July 6-30, Monday through Thursday.

Summer Program Technology Support

For students currently in kindergarten through 7th grade

Current K-5 students will take two live Zoom classes. Classes will be project-based and led by a teacher. Students will take one class at 10 a.m. and a second class at 1 p.m. for a total of two hours of ZOOM instruction. Teachers will also provide additional activities and homework for students in between the two classes if requested. Learn more about what will be covered in classes.

  • Classes will consist of a 15:1 teacher to student ratio, with teacher led instruction

  • Instruction covers fun science experiments, math games, and literacy all aligned to state standards

  • Students meet with their teacher via ZOOM, once in the morning and once in the afternoon for a total of two hours of teacher led instruction

  • Hands-on activity kits are provided for student exploration and experimentation 

Families who have registered for summer learning will be able to pick-up Chromebooks, along with activity kits, at Burnsville High School on:

  • Wednesday, June 24 — 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Thursday, June 25 — 2-7 p.m.

  • Monday, June 29 — 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

For 6th and 7th grade students, classes will also include project-based, hands-on activities. Students will participate in 3 classes of 15 or fewer students. A variety of areas will be covered, including design, engineering, math games, literacy, and more. All classes are aligned to state standards. Learn more about what will be covered in classes.

  • For more information, call 952-707-4185.
  • Si necesita ayuda para completar este formulario y habla español, llame a Astrid S.Martinez al (612) 442-4874. 
  • Haddii aad u baahan tahay in lagaa caawiyo buuxinta foomkan oo aad ku hadashid afsoomaali, fadlan wac Hamde Daoud at (952) 707-4150.

Click on the button below to register for K-7 Summer Programming.

For students currently in 8th grade

District 191 will offer the Summer STEM Academy for current 8th grade students. Students who complete course requirements will earn 1.5 high school credits. This program supports current 8th grade students as they transition to high school, providing relevant academic learning in language arts and engineering, as well as skills development to help students succeed as they enter 9th grade. 

On average, students who participated in the Summer STEM Academy performed better in school during their 9th grade year than those who did not participate in the program.

Students will gain skills and knowledge in: 

  • 9th Grade Success 
  • Service Learning 
  • Multimedia Communications

Students will take three project-based, teacher-led live Zoom classes. The Summer STEM Academy, which will provide STEM activity kits for the classes, will include a schedule for attendance and independent work. 

Students in the Summer STEM Academy will also participate in an in-person orientation at Burnsville High School at the end of the program, which runs Monday through Thursday, July 6-30. Transportation will be provided with social distancing guidelines in place. Learn more about what will be covered in classes.

Summer STEM Academy 2020 Google Form Registration links: English I Spanish I Somali

For questions, please contact Courtnee Jackson-Floback at or 612-490-9789.

Credit Recovery for students currently in grades 9-12

Students currently in grades 9-12 who need to recover credits needed for graduation will have the opportunity to do so this summer through the District 191 credit recovery program. 

Programming runs June 15-July 16, Monday through Thursday.

Students should work with their high school counselor to learn more and register. Counselor contact information can be found on the BHS and BAHS websites.

For more information, please contact Ashley Snoddy at 612-470-2575 or


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