For questions regarding Scholars, please contact Jessica Newman at 972-774-1772, Ext. 2310, or jnewman@shelton.org 

COVID Policy:  Shelton currently has a  “masks encouraged” policy. Public health authorities continue to recommend that people wear masks indoors in school settings, and that people become vaccinated if eligible.  We will continue to monitor Shelton and local communities for coronavirus developments and alter our summer school protocols as needed. 

Pre-Scholars for ages 5 – 7 years old

June 13th – July 9th           9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Pre-Scholars will not meet on June 20th or July 4th
Pre-Scholars is open to non-Shelton students only

Pre-Scholars is a Montessori and Multisensory structured language program for students 5-7 years old. The Pre-Scholars program was developed for younger children to assure that they receive the foundational skills they need to be successful in reading, writing and spelling. This four week summer program combines the manipulative Montessori Language Materials and the Multisensory Structured Language approach, Sequential English Education (SEE) in an early literacy program. The focus of instruction includes: reading decoding, handwriting, spelling, vocabulary, reading comprehension and written expression.

All new students entering the Pre-Scholars program must be pre-screened for accurate placement. These screenings include two benchmarks to help with placement in monitor progress. They will need to be administered prior to the start of the program. Pre-screening costs $100 and typically takes 30-40 minutes to complete. 

Scholars for ages 7 – 18 years old

June 13th – July 9th           9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Scholars will not meet on June 20th or July 4th
​​​​​​​Pre-Scholars is open to non-Shelton students only

Scholars is a remedial reading, writing and spelling program for individuals with learning differences. Each student is placed into small groups and receives two hours of tutoring by a trained paraprofessional and one hour of small group auditory discrimination training. All new students entering the Scholars program must be pre-screened for accurate placement. These screenings include two benchmarks to help with placement in monitor progress. They will need to be administered prior to the start of the program. In lieu of parent conferences, a written progress report will be emailed after the summer session.

Registration Information
New Scholars Students: After registering online, all new students must be pre-screened for admission. Pre-screening costs $100 and typically takes 30-40 minutes. Contact Jessica Newman to schedule a pre-screening appointment*.
Returning Scholars Students: Register online early to assure your place, as space is limited.
Registration Fee: (Non-refundable)     $50
Scholars fee:                                           $985.00 - On or before April 15th 
                                                                  $1,090 - Beginning April 16th

*Contact Jessica Newman for additional information at 972-774-1772, Ext. 2310 or jnewman@shelton.org 

Refund Policy
For cancellations received on or before May 10, full tuition will be refunded. Cancellations received between May 11 – May 31st, 50% of the tuition will be refunded. No refunds will be given for cancellations after May 31st.

For questions regarding Scholars
Please contact Jessica Newman at 972-774-1772, Ext. 2310, or jnewman@shelton.org