Summer School 2017
Posted on 05/15/2017
Information for RCPS high school students and 3rd, 5th, 8th grade students:

2017 RCPS High School Summer Program
Credit Recovery and Milestones Testing
June 5-23, 2017

Classes are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
at Rockdale County High School,
1174 Bulldog Circle, Conyers, Georgia.
Registration June 1-2, 2017 at RCHS Technology Building (gym).

(Printable PDF of RCPS High School Summer Credit Recovery Overview & Registration Form)

Credit Recovery
REGISTRATION: Registration is Thursday June 1, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., and Friday June 2, 9 a.m. - noon,
at Rockdale County High School, at the Technology Building (2nd floor of gymnasium). 
No initial credit courses are offered in this program.
$100 per half credit course, $200 per 1 credit course - CASH ONLY. 
PRE-REGISTRATION: Students are strongly encouraged to see their counselor BEFORE the registration date in order to complete a Pre-registration Form (PDF) (Accessible RTF).  By discussing your plan for summer classes and completing the pre-registration form with your counselor, students will only need to pay and pick up a schedule during the registration process.

ONLINE COURSES: These courses are offered as a self-paced, computer-aided instruction model on the Edgenuity credit recovery program:

English 9A/B, 10A/B, 11A/B, 12A/B.
Biology A/B.
Physical Science A/B.
Chemistry A/B.
Environmental Science A/B. 
World History A/B.
U.S. History A/B.
American Government 9th grade.

TEACHER-INSTRUCTED COURSES OFFERED:  These courses are offered as a face to face teacher instruction credit recovery program:

Coordinate Algebra A/B.
Analytic Geometry A/B.
Advanced Algebra A/B.  

No transportation will be provided.

ATTENDANCE:  Students who accumulate three absences or a combination of absences/tardies that equal to three absences will be withdrawn from the program.

TESTING:  For all courses requiring a Georgia Milestones test, the test dates will be June 21-22, with makeup tests June 23. Students enrolled in these classes are automatically registered to test and must take the Milestone to be eligible for course credit. (Milestone courses are English 9B, English 11B, Coordinate Algebra B, Analytic Geometry B, Physical Science B, Biology B, US History B, and Economics).

Testing Dates and Times
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

          8 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Edgenuity Summer School Milestones Session 1.
          10 a.m. -12 p.m. noon - Edgenuity Summer School Milestones Session 2.
Thursday, June 22, 2017

          8 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Summer School Face-to-Face Milestones Session 1.
          10 a.m. -12 p.m. noon - Summer School Face-to-Face Milestones Session 2.

Friday, June 23, 2017

           8 a.m. - noon Make-up tests. 

Directions to Rockdale County High School,
1174 Bulldog Circle, Conyers, Georgia.

Take I-20 to exit 82 (Conyers). If you are coming from Atlanta, turn left onto Hwy 138/Hwy 20 north; from Augusta, turn right. Travel north approximately 0.6 miles (just past a Sonic restaurant and a Quick-Trip convenience store on the right) to the traffic light at Pine Log Road. Turn left onto Pine Log Road. Travel approximately 0.6 miles and then turn right onto Rowland Road. The school is on the left.

For questions or further information, please contact RCPS Summer School High School Director Jimmy Fields ( , 770-483-8754 extension 28112) or Assistant Director Stacy Clark (, 770-483-8754 extension 28111).

2017 Middle School Summer Program for 8th grade students
June 5-15, 2017

Classes are Monday-Thursday, 8:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m. first period, 10:55 a.m.-12:45 p.m. second period
at Conyers Middle School (400 Sigman Road, Conyers) and Memorial Middle School (3205 Underwood Road, Conyers).
Testing dates June 14-15, 2017.
Open House June 1, 2017, 5 p.m.-6 p.m.

Free. Transportation provided.

For more information, contact
Conyers Middle School: Fanetta Gooden ( or Anterro Graham (
Memorial Middle School: Benjamin Moore ( or Janet Wheeler (

For more summer programs and enrichment for middle school students, click here.

2017 Elementary Summer Intensive Program for 3rd and 5th grade students
June 5-15, 2017

Classes are Monday-Thursday, 8:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
at C.J. Hicks Elementary School (1300 Pine Log Road, Conyers) and Peek's Chapel Elementary School (2800 Avalon Parkway, Conyers).
Testing dates June 14-15, 2017.
Open House at CJH and PCE June 1, 2017, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Free. Transportation provided.

For more information, contact:
Directors Dr. Jill Murphy ( and Sonya Mosely (
or Co-Directors Maggie Degenhardt ( and Talesha Savage (

Rockdale Virtual Campus summer classes online
Classes June 5-July 21, 2017.
Registration and payment deadline May 19.
Registration link at
For more info, 770-388-5677 extension 31177 or
$75/per half unit-course.

Courses include:
Current Issues, 
Digital Photography, 
Environmental Science, 
Introduction to Digital Media, 
Peer Facilitation (with Counselor Recommendation/Application), 
Personal Fitness, 
Foreign Language: Spanish I-IV.

Click here for PDF of flyer

RCPS Summer Reading Lists 2017

Click here for the RCPS Summer Reading page with reading lists, assignment guidelines, rubrics and more.

RCPS Summer Enrichment

For more on RCPS summer programs for enrichment, click here.