ACES SUMMER ACADEMY

In 2015-2016, ACES expanded its personal learning opportunities to serve students and districts throughout the region. ACES Summer Academy 2016 enrolled students at Amity Regional High School and East Haven High School. Close to eighty-students representing seven school districts participated in the four-week program. Courses were customized to meet the students' needs and their schools' requirements utilizing the Edgenuity online learning program. Credit-recovery as well as enrichment courses were offered. 86% of students who participated in ACES 2016 Summer Academy successfully completed the program.

DERBY SUMMER LEARNING PROGRAM

The Derby Summer Learning Program, an ACES partnership, provided a blended learning summer school to students from the following districts: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Shelton, Seymour, and the Emmett O’Brien Technical School.

ACES STEM AT TEMS

ACES Thomas Edison Middle School, a STEM magnet school launched a STEM at TEMS summer science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) camp for students in grades 5 – 7. The program featured hands-on experiments, one-to-one technology, Project Lead the Way Activities, and math support and enrichment activities.