SOL Academy Routes & HS Summer School Info

July 6, 2017

SOL Academy Starts Monday, July 10

The 2017 Standards of Learning (SOL) Academy will be held at Lakeland High School beginning July 10, 2017 to July 25, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon (excluding Friday). This free SOL Academy is designed to provide students with additional content remediation. Also, SOL Academy provides some students the opportunity to earn verified credits required for promotion.  

High School Summer School

The 2017 summer school for high school students will be held at Lakeland High School from July 5 – August 3, Mondays through Thursdays only.

Tuition is charged for both repeat and new courses.

The following courses will be offered in the High School Summer Program if class enrollment is sufficient (minimum of 20 students).  Courses may be cancelled or offered through a virtual medium if enrollment is low.

Students do not have the option of selecting summer school sections. The staff will assign students to section(s) based on enrollment.  Students taking a single repeat course will be assigned to either a morning or afternoon section. Students taking two repeat courses or a new course will attend from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Summer School Administrator — Tina Paul — Lakeland High office (757) 925-5790

Regular Session

  • July 5 – August 3
  • Mondays through Thursdays only
  • REPEAT courses
    … Morning 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    … Afternoon 12 noon to 4 p.m.
  • NEW courses
    … 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    … Face-to-face on Mondays & Tuesdays
    … Edgenuity on Wednesdays & Thursdays

NOTE:  Some courses will be taught virtually/blended  and Some will be taught in virtual format only.  All virtual work must be completed by the last day of the summer school program.

Please open the PDF brochure LINKED HERE to see which courses.  Application is Linked Here.


New Course Offerings 

  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • English 9
  • English 11
  • English 12
  • Government


Repeat Course Offerings

  • Algebra, Functions, and Data Analysis (AFDA)
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Earth Science
  • Ecology
  • English 9
  • English 10
  • English 11
  • English 12
  • Economics & Personal Finance
  • Geometry
  • Government
  • World History/Geography I
  • Virginia and United States History

Tuition for Suffolk Residents

  • $150 for one (1) repeat course
  • $300 for two (2) repeat courses
  • $300 for one (1) new course

Tuition for Non-Suffolk Residents

  • $200 for one (1) repeat course
  • $400 for two (2) repeat courses
  • $400 for one (1) new course

All students must receive prior approval, in writing from their principal, in order to enroll in the Suffolk Public Schools High School Summer Program.

Registration Dates for Suffolk Residents

  • June 1 – June 22 … 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • King’s Fork High, Lakeland High, and Nansemond River High
  • Personal checks for tuition will be accepted until June 19 only.  After June 19, tuition must be paid in cash or by money order.
  • After June 22, registration will only be accepted at Lakeland High.
  • Proof of residency & permission letters are required for non-SPS students.

Registration Date for Non-Suffolk Residents

  • June 22 only … 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • at Lakeland High only
  • Cash or money orders only
  • Testing Identifier Number is required with permission letters and registration forms.

Tuition will NOT be refunded.  Students who plan to attend conventions, summer camps, conferences, athletic contests, or go on vacation during the summer school dates should NOT enroll in the program.

ATTENDANCE … Students will be dropped from a New Course after 2 days absent, and from a Repeat Course after 1 day absent. Three tardies (being late to class) equate to one day’s absence.

DISCIPLINE … Students are expected to follow the rules and regulations enforced during the regular school year.  If a student is dismissed because of conduct, tuition will NOT be refunded.