2020 Summer School Information

2020 PYLUSD Summer Programs: Preview

Information included in this preview is updated regularly. Last Update: 3/9/2020

Orange County Department of Education Programs



Non-College Prep

Phone: 714-245-6680


Pacific Coast HS  

College Prep

UC/CSU Approved A-G




Students needing credit recovery ONLY

Students needing credit recovery OR students with *impacted schedules. See bottom of page for impacted definition


10 Credits Max (+Vocational Exp)

10 Credits Max


June 22 - August 14, 2020

July 1 - August 12, 2020


Esperanza High School


Program Type


Independent Study Program


Students RETAKING Math courses via PCHS will be required to attend twice weekly Math Labs. Math final required in person on August 12, 2020.

Registration Deadline

April 30 - Deadline for 8-11 grade

June 12 - Tentative deadline for non-grads.

ACCESS will take apps later for non-grads but request that apps be turned in asap.

Forms due to Counselors 5/6/2020 by 8am

Forms due to PCHS by 5/22/2020 at 3pm



Registration Process

All the forms to register will be available online and must be printed (ONE SIDED) and provided to Counselors by the deadline. To register:
Required Forms

Go to website, scroll down to July/August Enrollment Instructions. Click on Enrollment Instructions. Select Placentia/Yorba Linda. Click on Enrollment Packet. Parents complete online packet, print out and return to counselors for signature and accompanying paperwork.

Please make sure you look through the two documents attached at the bottom of this page for instructions on filling out an application and how to enroll. Applications that are NOT completely filled out will be returned.

Classes Offered

Non-CP Only LA-1, 2, 3, 4, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Business Math, Personal Finance, US History, World History, Government, Economics, *Health, Earth Science, Physical Science, Biology, Careers, Psychology A (elective), Intro to Social Media (elective)Vocational Exploration (elective), PE will be offered!Middle School skill recovery courses in LA and Math for students finishing 7th and 8th grade.

College Prep: LA-1, 2, 3, 4, US History, World History, Government, Economics, Geometry,  Algebra 1, 2, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus

Non-College Prep: Cyber Skills, *Health (5 credits each), Career Exploration, PE (5-10 credits max)

Math Tutor Labs now offered!  Attendance at labs twice per week will be required for all retake classes. and recommended for ALL Math courses.

*OCDE schools do not use PYLUSD Health Curriculum.  OCDE courses cover similar topics but are not identical to the material available for preview at PYLUSD Health Preview nights in 2019, If you would like to preview PCHS or ACCESS Health curriculum please contact those schools directly.  



Fullerton College 

College Credit

PYLUSD  Impact 

College Prep



Counselor Approval

Current 8th -11th graders with *impacted schedules ONLY. See bottom of page for impacted schedule definition


3 College Units / 10 High School Credits

10 Credits Max


Session 1: June 15th – July 15th (July 6th Holiday) M/T/W/TH 9:00am-11:50am


Session 2: July 20th – August 18th

 M/T/W/TH 9:00am-11:50am



June 22-July 30, 2020



4999 Casa Loma Ave., Placentia CA 92870

EHS and YLHS: Esperanza High School

EDHS and VHS: Valencia High School

Program Type

Direct Instruction -  College level courses on an intensive Summer schedule taught by Fullerton College teachers

Hybrid - Students work via Apex Learning online for about 20 hours per week and attend site twice per week to take tests and receive guidance from PYLUSD teachers.

Registration Deadline

June 1, 2020 to Mrs. Sarah Miller.

May 6, 2020

Registration Process

Representatives from FC will visit schools to assist in registering and enrolling students.

Please note: Special admit forms must be submitted prior to registering. Forms are attached at bottom of this page.

Students to complete paper application and counseling staff or family to complete online form.


*Session 1: ART 110 (Intro to Art), BUS 100 (Intro to Business)


*Session 2: ART 110 (Intro to Art), MUS 119 (History of Rock)

*Classes are tentative

*Health, Careers

*Please note, if you attended PYLUSD Health Preview nights in January 2019, the Apex curriculum covers the same topics but is not identical to the material you viewed. If you would like to preview the Apex Health curriculum please contact knowland@pylusd.org.  


Students in these programs are eligible to take original credit courses outside of the bell schedule (i.e. Saturday Academy or Summer Programs): Business, Culinary, CTE Pathways 
Students in these programs may be eligible to take original credit courses outside of the bell schedule if they participate in at least 2 of these programs during 2 years of high school: Leadership, Advanced Placement, School Sponsored Athletics
No State Graduation Requirements (Education Code (EC) 51225.3) may be completed during summer for initial credit.
*Please Note: The information listed on this website is for students that have already been determined eligible for summer school per Counselor's approval.