Frequently Asked Questions

Enrollment

May children entering the sixth grade in the fall attend the summer program?  Yes. 

Operations

Will siblings be grouped together throughout the summer months?  Children are grouped by age depending on the demographics of the current summer's cohort.

May families drop off children curbside? No.  Children must be brought into the cafeteria and signed in and/or out each day.  During the pandemic, children will be brought to the main entrance of the school and checked in by staff at the door.  Students are picked up at the entrance for departure, with families pressing the door buzzer to contact staff.  Family identification will be checked at pick up daily.

What happens if we pick up our child after 5:30pm?  You will be billed $1 per minute after 5:30pm.

Is lunch provided by the Adventure Club during the Summer Program? The 2021 Summer Free Lunch Program is scheduled to run all summer at Lena Whitmore Elementary from 11:30am to 12:30pm.   All Adventure Club participants will walk over to the free lunch location and may eat free lunches.  On days when children go on field trips that extend into the lunch hour, Adventure Club participants must pack their own lunches.  Packed lunches must not require heating or cooling, and should include a non-carbonated beverage.