• Summer School

    2019 Summer School The Platte County R-3 School District is excited to announce that Summer School will be held in June, 2019. All Platte County R-3 students are invited to attend and continue to grow as learners throughout the summer! The purpose of PCR-3’s Summer School Program is to provide an experience that is relevant, rigorous, and engaging, based on individual learner needs, in a safe and caring environment.
    • Current Kindergarten through 7th Grade students can register for 2019 Summer School via Parent Portal starting on March 1, and should complete their registration by Friday, April 12, 2019.
    • Incoming Kindergarten students should complete summer school registration forms when completing their regular school year enrollment paperwork.
    • Information about enrolling in the High School summer school program will be available in April.

    What are the dates for summer school 2019?

    • Summer School is scheduled for June 3-29, 2019.

    What are the hours for summer school?

    • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    What grade is my child considered for summer school?

    • The grade they will be entering into for the 2019-20 school year (i.e. 3rd grader in 2018-19 school year will be enrolled as a 4th grader for summer school).

    Is there a cost for attending summer school?

    • No, there is no cost to attend summer school.

    Where are the summer school sites located?

    • Pathfinder Elementary: Kindergarten – 5th grade (students from Pathfinder and Barry attendance areas)
    • Compass Elementary: Kindergarten – 5th grade (students from Siegrist and Compass attendance areas)
    • Barry School: 6th grade – 8th grade (students from Barry School attendance areas)
    • Platte County High School (Paxton Center): 6th grade – 8th grade (students from Platte City Middle School attendance area) and 9th-12th grade (PCHS students)

    Are meals provided during summer school?

    • No food service is available during summer school; however, a daily snack will be provided.

    Is transportation provided?

    Is Y Club available during summer school?

    • Yes, Y Club is available for students attending summer school in grades Kindergarten – 5th grade while summer school is in session. Y Club will be held at Compass Elementary and Pathfinder Elementary. Registration for summer Y Club programs (day camps and before and after summer school care) can be completed here: https://kansascityymca.org/programs/summer-camps

    How do I enroll my child for summer school?

    • For current Kindergarten to 7th Grade students (next year's 1st through 8th grade students), enrolling your child is as simple as completing the enrollment/transportation form via Parent Portal, starting on March 1, 2019. Follow the steps in the attached guide.
    • Incoming Kindergarten students should complete summer school registration forms when completing their regular school year enrollment paperwork.
    • High school students enrolling in summer school should complete PCHS's enrollment forms, which will be available in April.

    Who do I contact in the event I have more questions about summer school?

    • Pathfinder Site Administrator (Grades K-5, Pathfinder and Barry students): Michael Powers, Phone: 816-858-5977, Email: powersm@platteco.k12.mo.us
    • Compass Site Administrator (Grades K-5, Compass and Siegrist students): Laura Tyler, Phone: 816-858-0172, Email: tylerl@platteco.k12.mo.us
    • Barry Site Administrator (Grades 6-8, Barry students): Michael Powers, Phone: 816-858-5977, Email: powersm@platteco.k12.mo.us
    • Platte County High School - Paxton Center Site Administrators (Grades 6-8, PCMS students, Grades 9-12 PCHS students): Lisa Thomsen, Phone: 816-436-6670, Email: thomsenl@platteco.k12.mo.us and Shari Waters, Phone: 816-858-2822, Email: waters@platteco.k12.mo.us