Power School and Super Power Summer Camp are grant-funded programs that are offered at no cost to families.
Power School applications may be printed here in English or aqui en espanol or picked up and returned in the office of your child's school if they attend Antonio Del Buono, Eliot, El Roble, Glen View, Las Animas, Rod Kelley and Rucker Elementary Schools or South Valley Middle School The Site Coordinator will contact you on receipt of your appalication. Your child may not be able to start immediately depending on space availability.
Students from Luigi Aprea, Brownell and Ascension Solorsano are not able to participate in Power School at this time.
Super Power Summer Camp is open to students from all GUSD Elementary and Middle Schools and applications will be available in March, and will also be included on this website when available.
All students will be college and career ready with the 21st Century Skills to succeed in life.
Power School and Super Power Summer Camp are collaborations between Gilroy Unified School District and Community Based Organization partners. Each agency brings unique areas of expertise to the high level of collaboration so that all participants benefit, regardless of which agency manages the site. We are very happy to have the Mt. Madonna YMCA, Youth Alliance, and Cal-SOAP as Power School and Super Power Summer Camp partners.
Every day beginning immediately after school until 6 pm, Power School offers a healthy snack, support with homework, an academic component to support school day learning, recreation time to encourage a healthy physically active lifestyle, and an enrichment program.
For six weeks during the summer, Super Power Summer Camp offers a six-hour program that provides breakfast and lunch, rallies, engaging rotations through STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math), Literacy and Healthy Living enrichment activities.
Students in grades 2-8 are recruited to participate in Power School and Super Power Summer Camp based on academic need. (Note: Kinder and 1st grade students may be enrolled as space becomes available).
Power School and Super Power Summer Camp support students through expanded learning opportunities that build confidence, self-sufficiency, academic success, and social responsibility.
Antonio Del Buono
South Valley Middle School