Kearney High School
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KHS Summer School 2017

Summer School 2017 will be held at Kearney Junior High.

When: June 5th – June 30th

Summer School Classes

All summer school classes will be assigned by administration and are dependent upon enrollment numbers.

Health: 1 semester; 1/2 credit

Health is designed to give students an awareness of mental, emotional, and social health. Function of human body systems will be reviewed. Physical and mental health components such as personal health habits, nutrition and stress management will be studied. Prevention and control of disease will be covered.

Health will be offered in the afternoon (11:30 am – 2:30 pm)

Personal Finance: 1 semester; 1/2 credit

Understanding and managing personal finances are key to one’s future financial success. This one-semester course is based on the Missouri Personal Finance Competencies and presents essential knowledge and skills to make informed decisions about real world financial issues. Students will learn how choices influence occupational and future earning potential. Students will also learn to apply decision-making skills to evaluate career choices and set personal goals. The course content is designed to help the learner make wise spending, saving, and credit decisions and to make effective use of income to achieve personal financial success.

Personal Finance will be offered in the morning (8:00 am -11:00 am)

Driver’s Education: (This is a certificated program and does not receive high school credit) — Enrollment is now closed for Driver’s Ed for Summer School 2017.

Students who are 15 years of age or older by June 5, 2017 and have obtained their driver’s permit are eligible to participate in Driver’s Education. Students will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. In order to successfully complete the Driver’s Education Training Program, all students are required to attend 8 hours of classroom instruction to be held at Kearney Junior High,as well as participate for the required number of hours for behind the wheel and observation hours (6 hours driving and 12 hours of observation). Every effort will be made to schedule around conflicts; however, students will be required to have their time behind the wheel and must fulfill this obligation according to instructor’s discretion. The driving instructor will set the driving schedule.

Meeting time for Driver’s Education is TBA.

Credit Recovery Sessions

Kearney Junior High will host credit recovery in the core areas of English, math, social studies, and science. Current 9th-12th grade students can enroll in credit recovery sessions for core classes. In order for high school students to receive a semester of credit, a student must be at summer school for a minimum of 25 hours and must complete the coursework for which the student is seeking credit.

Credit Recovery classes will meet during the following times.

Session 1: 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Session 2: 9:35 am – 11:00 am

There is a 35-minute break between 2nd and 3rd sessions. No lunch is provided.

Session 3: 11:35 am – 1:00 pm

Session 4: 1:05 pm – 2:30 pm

Enroll for Summer School Classes

To enroll in any of the Summer School Classes and/or Credit Recovery Sessions, please complete this enrollment form.


Questions about Summer School?

Please contact Laura Hartman at Kearney High School.

(816) 628-4585




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