El Monte City School District to Provide Summer Meals Starting on June 8:
El Monte City School District will continue to provide four daily grab-and-go meals every weekday throughout the summer to community children ages 18 and younger. Meals include breakfast, lunch, dinner and a snack. They will be distributed from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, June 8 to Monday, Aug. 17 at Durfee, Gidley, Potrero and Shirpser schools.
El Monte City School District Launches Virtual Summer School Programs:
El Monte City School District will launch two virtual summer school programs in June in addition to offering a slate of self-guided programs for students. An Accelerated Math Academy for incoming seventh- and eighth-graders will be held in partnership with Río Hondo College from Monday, June 22 through Friday, July 24. The District’s 2020 Summer Academy at Home will run from Monday, June 29 through Friday, July 17 with classes held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Information on both programs as well as the self-guided activities is available at emcsd.org.
Whittier Union Adult School Launches Online Summer Program:
While campuses remain physically closed, Whittier Union Adult School will offer short, intensive summer courses online, providing students the flexibility and ability to continue their professional and academic development from home. Some online certificates and courses that will be offered include business communication, data science, human resources, leadership, management, training and education. Classes begin Monday, July 6.