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  • APS Summer Academic Recovery Academy (ARA), an essential component of our APS three-year Academic Recovery Plan 2020-2023, is a full-day summer program for elementary and middle grade levels that focuses on academic and whole child support to address learning loss and unfinished learning, as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic.Students will receive specially designed instruction in literacy and mathematics in an engaging environment with embedded social-emotional learning. Students will also participate in hands-on activities through Power Up Programming in the afternoon. Atlanta Public Schools will provide transportation, breakfast, and lunch to all full-day participants. We invite you to register your child for Summer ARA through March 31, 2023.


    Parkside students will be attending Summer ARA at Burgess-Peterson Elementary School this summer! Transportation provided



    ARA Dates

    June 5 – 30, 2023

    ARA Hours

    Elementary School: 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Middle School: 9:15 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

    ARA Online Registration Window

    January 17, 2023 – March 31, 2023

    ARA Registration Links

    Elementary School

     2023 Summer ARA Registration - Elementary School

    Middle School

     2023 Summer ARA Registration - Middle School