In-Person & Online Options for Summer 2021!

Plan your summer with IPSF! With both online and in-person classes offered, choose the format that works best for your family, or combine in-person and online classes for a blended experience. The session dates are the same for both formats.

Summer is the time to pursue interests, discover new passions, and brush up on fundamentals for the next school year. With hundreds of classes to choose from, your student is guaranteed to have a blast no matter where their interest lies. Our goal is to create a safe environment for your child to learn, grow, and above all HAVE FUN!

Class schedule, descriptions, and pricing will be available in March, please check back for updated information. Registration opens April 7!

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Incoming Grades K-6

Avoid the summer brain drain with a wide range of academic and enrichment classes! Help your student get ready for the next school year with grade-specific prep classes, go back to the basics with our fundamentals series, or focus on fun with enrichment classes. Small learning groups ensure every student is engaged and getting the most out of their summer experience!

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Middle School

Incoming Grades 7-8

Help ease the transition into middle school, or give your soon-to-be high school student a head start, with offerings in academic and elective-style classes. Small learning groups make it possible for students to receive the intellectual and social engagement that is so important for middle schoolers.

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High School

Incoming Grades 9-12

Classes in a variety of academic and enrichment classes will help prepare high school students for the upcoming school year and beyond. Students can get a jump-start on math for the coming year, prepare for ACT and SAT, or explore interest-based classes to develop real world skills.


Session A: June 14 – June 30

Session B: July 7 – July 23


In-Person Format

Classes will be held in the morning only at school sites throughout Irvine to create “stable groups” with restricted capacity to allow for social distancing and limit mixing between groups. Groups will have a daily snack break and periodic “mask breaks” outdoors. In-person students have the opportunity to enroll in an online class for the afternoon.


Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Classes meet daily, Monday – Friday


Incoming Grades K-6:

Alderwood Elementary

Beacon Park School

Eastshore Elementary

Eastwood Elementary


Incoming Grades 7-8:

Jeffrey Trail Middle School

Online Format

Classes will be held live online for 90 minutes daily, Monday – Friday and limited to small groups in order to provide individualized attention and a positive online experience for all participants. Three periods per day are available with the flexibility to enroll in any or all classes that fit with your schedule.

Students have the opportunity to enroll in an in-person class for the morning, and online in the afternoon.


Classes are offered during three, 90-minute periods throughout the day. Students may enroll in up to three online classes per day. Instruction will occur live online in small groups with a dedicated teacher.

Period 1: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Period 2: 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Period 3: 1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

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High School

Incoming Grades 9-12

Classes in a variety of academic and enrichment classes will help prepare high school students for the upcoming school year and beyond. Students can get a jump-start on math for the coming year, prepare for ACT and SAT, or explore interest-based classes to develop real world skills.


In-person and online dates/times TBA, please check back for updated schedule information.


Woodbridge High School


Important Documents and Frequently Asked Questions


IPSF Summer Classes & Camps

IPSF remains dedicated to providing access and opportunities for each child in every school to explore interests and discover new passions this summer. Our staff has worked tirelessly to create a summer experience that will capture your child’s imagination and allow them to connect socially with other children while ensuring the safety of our community.

We are constantly monitoring the state and local COVID-19 restrictions, and understand that circumstances will continue to evolve. The policies and guidelines on this page have been developed with the information that we have at this time and will be updated as needed. We have all learned to be flexible, and appreciate your patience and partnership as we navigate the future together!

For additional information regarding IPSF’s response to COVID-19, please visit


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IPSF Summer Q&A

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Are you offering in-person classes?

Yes, we will be offering both in-person and online classes.

Can I enroll in both online and in-person?

Yes, students can enroll in both formats as long as class times do not conflict.

What are IPSF’s COVID procedures for in-person classes?

In order to keep students and staff safe, we have established the following measures this summer. These regulations are based on what we know right now, and are subject to change as local health department regulations shift.

  • Smaller class sizes to accommodate social distancing
  • Students will remain with their same “stable group” throughout the session
  • Routine handwashing and surface cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer and tissues available in all classrooms
  • Limiting shared materials, to the extent feasible
  • Sanitizing any shared materials after each use
  • Signage will be posted, reminding all participants to wear a mask, social distance, and wash hands
  • Professional surface cleaning done at the end of each class
  • Mandatory face coverings such as a mask for all staff, instructors, students, parents, and any other adults on campus. A Health Care Provider’s note will be required for anyone requesting a waiver to this policy per the Orange County Health Care Agency Director
  • Masks will be made available for those who forget to bring them 
  • Outdoor time (if applicable) will be staggered so that classes do not co-mingle
  • No lunch or additional class periods to avoid co-mingling students
  • To the extent feasible, social distancing and limited interactions during drop-off and pick-up
  • Non-essential visitors will not be allowed on campus
  • In-person program will have contract tracing and protocols in the event of a positive case (there will be a COVID refund policy for these cases)

What if my in-person class gets cancelled?

If in-person classes can no longer be held, classes will transition to an online format during the same scheduled times.

Are online classes live or pre-recorded?

Classes are live during scheduled class hours, and classes may be broken up into groups to facilitate independent work.

Will online class content be the same as an in-person class?

Yes, overall curriculum covered is similar, but content will be adjusted for the number of instructional hours.

Are scholarships available this summer?

Yes, scholarships will be available for both online and in-person classes for those who qualify. The application will be available in late March.

What system requirements are necessary to take an online class with IPSF?

Students should have the following internet access and hardware:

  • DSL or Cable internet service – 1.5Mbps download/upload speed (per user)
  • Computer with monitor/display, laptop, or tablet
  • Keyboard, mouse, speaker, microphone, and webcam
  • Printer
  • Headphones are encouraged

Access to live classes will only be given to enrolled students through Google Classroom and will be actively monitored by teachers.

Will materials be provided? If not, what materials will I need?

Materials are provided for in-person classes and select online classes. Any additional materials that are required for a class will be communicated in advance by the teacher. Please check the class descriptions for additional details.