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PE Summer School for Incoming Freshman
Posted 4/16/20

THE SCOOP ABOUT SUMMER PE FOR INCOMING FRESHMAN

Dear 8th Grade Parents –

As you may have heard by now, Summer School PE is being offered this summer for incoming Freshmen, through eCademy, in an entirely on-line format (for the first time ever). Registration for eCademy opens on Monday, April 20thThe eCademy Summer School PE Intention Form is located in the Counseling link of the Continuing Learning Plan hub - found on the DRMS homepage (desertridge.aps.edu). If you would like your DRMS counselors to sign your student up for Summer School PE, please fill out this form (even if you have been in communication with your student’s counselor about Summer School PE), and we will take care of the rest.

Before you fill out the Summer School PE Intention Form, please consider the entirety of this information before you proceed. Here are the facts:

  • Semester 1 Summer School PE runs from June 1 to June 19.
  • Semester 2 Summer School PE runs from June 22 to July 13.
  • Each Semester of PE counts for .5 toward your student’s 1.0 High School PE requirement.
  • Your student can take ONE or BOTH Semesters of Summer School PE this summer.
  • Each .5 credit costs $250 dollars if your student does not qualify for free or reduced school meals.
  • Each .5 credit costs $125 dollars if your student qualified for and received a reduced price on their school meals in 2019-2020.
  • Each .5 credit costs $62.50 if your student qualified for and received their school meals free of cost in 2019-2020.
  • Your student’s registration for Summer PE will not be confirmed until paid in full.
  • If Semester 1 fees are not paid by 5/27/20, your student will be automatically dropped from the class.
  • If Semester 2 fees are not paid by 6/17/20, your student will be automatically dropped from the class.
  • Space in eCademy Summer School PE will not fill up. All students that register (and pay), WILL be enrolled.
  • Summer PE is the ONLY class that incoming Freshmen can take at eCademy this summer. Yes, really! J
  • The eCademy office is open on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10am-1pm ONLY for those of you who would like to make a payment over the phone. Their phone number is 247-4209.

​​​​​​​Margaret M. Matteucci, MA, LMHC ("She, Her, Hers")

Counselor, 8th Grade and 7th Grade N-Z

Desert Ridge Middle School

(505) 857-9282 x33807