High School Summer School 2019

  • Bus Transportation Information:

    Bus transportation is provided for all LHS and HHS students who reside more than 2 miles away from the summer school campus. If you currently reside in the walk zone for HHS, transportation will not be provided. Students must request bus transportation when registering online or complete a bus request during face-to-face registration.  

    Please note: Students who have registered after 3:00 pm on June 7th will not have transportation on the first day of summer school.

    Parents of summer school students will be receiving an email notifying them of summer school bus information/schedules. If you have questions, please contact transportation at (512) 268-8476.

  • HS Summer School Administrators:

    Rob Hensarling - Principal
    (512) 268-2911 EXT 46237

    Homero Gonzalez - Assistant Principal
    Shawna Mayerson - Assistant Principal

    Summer School Location:

    Hays High School

    4800 Jack C. Hays Trail
    Buda, Texas 78610
    (512) 268-2911

    Summer School Dates:

    • STAAR Camp: June 10 - June 28, 2019 (STAAR tests June 24-28)
    • Get Ahead courses: June 10 - July 2, 2019
    • Credit Recovery: June 12 - July 2, 2019

    Summer School Schedule:

    • Breakfast (free): 7:30 am - 7:55 am
    • Class: 8:00 am - 11:45 am
    • Lunch (free): 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
    • Class: 12:20 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Attendance Requirements:

    • Students must be present the entire day for attendance to count.
    • Due to strict state guidelines, students must be present 90% of the possible attendance days.
    • Students will be dropped from the class on the 3rd absence (without refund).
    • PLEASE NOTE: Refunds will only be offered to parents of students who registered for summer school but passed the course at the end of the academic school year.
  • Course Offerings:

    Hays CISD High School Summer is only available to students who are currently enrolled in Hays CISD.

    Credit Recovery begins on June 12, 2019. Students may retake either the Fall or Spring semester of courses offered in Credit Recovery.


    The fee for HS Summer School courses is $100 per half-credit. Get Ahead full credit courses are $200 per full credit. Students who currently receive free or reduced meals or are in the PEP program are eligible for a 50% discount on the summer school fees. You may use the promo code FRL19 or PEP19 during the online registration. Students identified as McKinney Vento may use promo code MKV19 to receive a course fee discount.  Student eligibility for this program will be verified. Students who use these codes but are deemed ineligible will be dropped from the course immediately.


    STAAR Camp (free)

    June 10 - June 28

    Credit Recovery

    June 12 - July 2

    Get Ahead

    June 12 - July 2

    Students who will be STAAR testing during the summer administration are encouraged to attend the FREE STAAR Camp.

    Registration will open when STAAR scores are received.

    Students may register for one ½ credit course per session. The fee is $100.

    Get Ahead courses are open to all rising 9th grade students and above with counselor approval.  Some course have prerequisites. See a counselor if you have questions.


    English 1
    (Retake: June 24, 2019)

    (Retake: June 25, 2019)

    English 2
    (Retake: June 26, 2019)

    (Retake: June 24-28, 2019)

    U. S. History
    (Retake: June 24-28, 2019)

    Credit Recovery* 

    June 12 - July 2

    Algebra 1

    Algebra 2


    Math Models

    Biology 1



    English 1

    English 2

    English 3

    Language Acceleration

    Spanish 1

    Spanish 2

    World Geography

    U.S. History


    Get Ahead

    Full Credit Course ($200)

    June 10 - July 2

    Algebra 2 Pre-AP

    Geometry Pre-AP


    Half-Credit Course ($100 each, may register for both)

    June 10 –  July 2


    Professional Communications


    *Students may only register for one ½ Credit Recovery Class.

    Students may register for a 2nd computer based credit recovery class after successful completion of the first provided there is sufficient time to complete the class prior to the end of summer school.

    *Students may register for these courses online.   

    Counselors will review the request and refunds will be generated for any student who is not approved for the course.


    By registering for HS Summer School, parents and students agree to abide by the policies and rules of the Hays CISD Parent/Student Handbook and the Summer School Handbook. Students who are dismissed from summer school are not entitled to nor will they receive a refund.  No refunds will be made after classes have started unless the student registered for summer school but passed the course at the end of the academic school year.  If a refund is granted, it will take 4 to 6 weeks to process.

    Bus Transportation Information:

    Bus transportation is provided.  Students must request bus transportation when registering online or complete a bus request during face-to-face registration.