About the Summer Bridge Program

We are very excited to be back for our third summer!  This program is FREE for students entering grades 1–6 in September 2019 and who attend Chestnut Hill Elementary, Donlin Drive Elementary, Liverpool Elementary and Long Branch Elementary Schools.

Program will be held at two locations:
Chestnut Hill Elementary for
Chestnut Hill Elementary and Liverpool Elementary students
Donlin Drive Elementary for
Donlin Drive Elementary and Long Branch Elementary students

 Mondays - Thursdays ONLY; NO FRIDAYS
July 15, 2019 –  August 8, 2019
8:00 am – 2:30 pm

Please note that space is limited – Slots are available on a first come-first serve basis.  You must FULLY complete and submit this Survey Monkey application (email, fax or late applications will NOT be accepted) by APRIL 29, 2019.

FREE Breakfast, Lunch & Transportation will be provided (transportation info. will be emailed and mailed home by the last week in June).

We offer Interactive Academics (Math, ELA and STEM) in the mornings and exciting and engaging Enrichment Activities in the afternoons.

Grades 1 and 2 will rotate through activities such as Arts/Movement, Games/Sports and Science/Food.

Grades 3-6 will select from a variety of enrichments; students will be placed on a first come-first serve basis by completing and submitting a SurveyMonkey survey that will be emailed TBA.  Please understand Enrichments will be available based on staff available to facilitate.  Previous Enrichments have included Basketball, Step/Drill, Soccer, Drumming, STEM, Cooking, Art, Scrapbooking/Photography and Robotics (subject to change).

A tentative schedule is as follows:

8:00 – 8:15 a.m.:  Breakfast
8:15 – 11:00 a.m.:  Academics
11:00 am – 12:00 p.m.:  Lunch and structured recess
12:00 – 2:20 p.m.:  Enrichment
2:20 – 2:30 p.m.:  Dismissal (Walkers, Pick Ups and Busses) 

Any questions please contact:

Susanne Bequer
Department Manager of Youth Development Services
Phone: 315-251-1400 x121
Email: sbequer@contactsyracuse.org