Summer Offerings

Our Summer Program

Bridges Virtual offers a wide variety of summer courses options for students in grades 7-12.  Our summer course meet a variety of needs: recover credits toward graduation, earn initial course credits, accelerate learning, remediate in targeted areas or prepare for the transition from middle to high school.

Curriculum

Bridges Virtual utilizes Apex Learning for its focused summer offerings.   All students receive instruction and support from a dedicated course teacher in addition to the support of the Bridges Virtual Student Programming Assistant.  The course catalog can be found here.  If you do not see a course that you are looking for, please contact Bridges so that we can explore other options.

Bridges works with districts to determine the best courses based on the student’s needs.

Registration

Registration for the summer program must be completed by the student or their guardian.

Registration closes on Tuesday, July 2,  2019 at 12:30pm. This is to guarantee that students get the maximum amount of time needed to successfully complete his/her course.  Courses will begin each Monday; students registered by Wednesday will be able to start their coursework the following Monday.

Detailed registration directions can be found here.

If you need any assistance please contact Bridges Virtual at bridges@bucksiu.org.

Cost

Bridges Virtual accepts credit card (preferred), cash or check. Payment is due before a student is enrolled in their course.  Payments are non-refundable; students must pay the full course cost regardless of whether or not they complete the requirements of the course or earn credit for the course.

Credit Recovery: $310 per semester course, due at the time of registration.  Some elective courses courses cost $360 due to the provider costs.

Full/Initial Credit: $375 per semester course, due at the time of registration.

*Some English courses may require the purchase of physical texts such as novels. Students would be responsible for purchasing these materials.

 

Summer Office Hours

Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:15am – 4:15pm.  From June 17 through August 9, we will be closed on Fridays.