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Regional Academic Summer School

Rockland BOCES’ Regional Academic Summer School strives to provide outstanding services to our districts that support the needs of the district and their students. The purpose of the Rockland BOCES Summer School programs is to offer students in grades 7-12 who have failed a course an additional opportunity to successfully complete it.

Regional Academic Summer School will be held at the following location in 2023:
Fieldstone Middle School
100 Fieldstone Drive
Thiells, NY 10984

Forms

Unable to access the Google Docs below? Please contact Caroline Gizzi via email (cgizzi@rboces.org) or by calling (845) 627-4717 for assistance.

2023 Regional Academic Summer School Brochure
2023 Regional Academic Summer School Brochure (Spanish)
2023 Attendance Policy
2023 Student Discipline

Frequently-Asked Questions

Q1: Is transportation provided?
Some districts provide transportation for their students. Please contact your school district’s transportation office regarding the location and times for student pick-up and drop-off. If your district does not provide transportation, the parent and/or student is responsible for transportation to/from summer school. Student parking is also available on site for Regional Summer School students.

Q2: What is the attendance policy?
Students are expected to attend classes and be present for the entire class period. There are no “excused absences” such as illness, vacation, sporting events, camps, etc. Students that lose more than six (6) attendance participation points during the summer will not earn a course grade and their home school will be notified.

Absence =  Loss of 2 points
Tardy 15+ minutes = Loss of 2 points
Tardy less than 15 minutes = Loss of 1/2 point
2023 Attendance Policy
2023 Student Discipline

Q3. My child needs to take medication at school. What do I need to do?
A school nurse will be available for student emergencies and/or medical needs. Please complete and return the Student Emergency Information and Health History form on the first day of summer school. If you need to speak with the nurse regarding your child’s medical needs, please contact the Summer School Main Office between 7:30-11:30am at (845) 627-4770.

Q4. What are the August 2023 Regents test dates?
Wednesday, August 16 and Thursday, August 17.
Regents Schedule

Q5. Where is Regional Academic Summer School located?
Fieldstone Middle School, 100 Fieldstone Drive, Thiells, NY 10984. Office hours are from 7:30-11:30am, Monday through Friday, July 7-August 15, 2023.

Q6. How do I register for classes?
Contact your home school’s guidance office for dates and times to register. From (dates TBA), report to the Regional Academic Summer School Guidance Office between 7:30-11:30am with report card, IEP (if applicable), photo ID and payment (money order or bank check, if applicable) made payable to: Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD.

Out of District/Private School Info
Students not attending a participating school district but whose parents reside in a participating school district MUST:

  1. Obtain a letter on school letterhead signed by their home school principal which states the necessary courses and includes the student’s NYS student ID number.
  2. Register (and make payment, if applicable) in the high school or middle school guidance office in your participating district. Students can also register at the summer school office between 7:30-11:30am beginning on (dates TBA).
  3. Students MUST bring photo ID, copy of report card, copy of IEP/504 (if applicable) and bank check/money order (if applicable) in order to register.
  4. Office hours at Regional Academic Summer School are 7:30-11:30am, Monday through Friday, from July 7-August 15, 2023. The Summer School office will be closed on Tuesday, July 4.

Q7. How much will Regional Academic Summer School cost?
Prices vary. Please contact your home school guidance office for pricing. See contact list below.

CLARKSTOWN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Clarkstown North Senior High School (845) 639-6550
Clarkstown South Senior High School (845) 624-3413
Felix Festa Middle School – C School (845) 624-3971
Felix Festa Middle School – D School (845) 624-3972

NANUET UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Nanuet High School (845) 627-9820
A. MacArthur Barr Middle School (845) 627-4051

NYACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Nyack Senior High School (845) 353-7120
Nyack Middle School (845) 353-7220

PEARL RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT
Pearl River High School (845) 620-3813
Pearl River Middle School (845) 620-3880

SUFFERN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Suffern High School (845) 357-3800
Suffern Middle School (845) 357-7400

SOUTH ORANGETOWN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Tappan Zee Senior High School (845) 680-1617
South Orangetown Middle School (845) 680-1106

Q8. When will Regional Academic Summer School run?
Classes: Monday, July 10 to Tuesday, August 15, 2023.
Local exams: Wednesday, August 16 and Thursday, August 17, 2023.

Q9. What are the session times for Regional Academic Summer School?
1st period: 8-9:40am
2nd period: 9:45-11:25am
3rd period: 11:30am-1:10pm
On the first day of summer school (July 10), students need to report at 7:45am for an updated schedule. Students may not select class periods.

Q10. When are the registration deadlines for Regional Academic Summer School?
Summer School 6-week course: 11:30am on (date TBA) at Rockland BOCES CTEC.

Q11. When will final grades be mailed home?
Grades will be mailed to the students home school and home by (date TBA).

Q12. What time should my child report on the first day and what should they bring?
All students should report to school at 7:40am to pick up their most updated schedule. Students should also give their teacher the Student Discipline Statement, Attendance Policy and Emergency Information & Health History form by (date TBA).

Q13. How do I contact the Regional Academic Summer School?
Our main office is open from 7:30-11:30am Monday through Friday, from July 7-August 15, 2023. The main office phone number is (845) 627-4770.

Contact

Regional Academic Summer School
Rockland BOCES CTEC
65 Parrott Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
Building 3

Eric Kurz
Principal
(845) 627-4770

Christina DeClary
Assistant Principal

Jason Doerr
Assistant Principal

Diane Mellick
Administration Support/ Guidance