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De Anza Academy Summer 2021

Although the current order issued by the Sta. Clara County Office of Public Health allows several new categories of businesses and activities to reopen, these are subject to specific conditions and limitations. The 2021 summer program will be held entirely online
 


FAQ's - Frequently Asked Questions - De Anza College Academy Summer Classes


What is the De Anza College Academy Summer Classes Program and where does it take place?
The "De Anza College Academy" is a fee-based enrichment program for kids and teens. Our exceptional instructors come from a variety of educational institutions across the Bay Area, including universities, colleges, public and private high schools and K-8 districts. Our credentialed instructors possess expertise and passion for their specific instructional area and substantial experience teaching and working with young students. Our program offers enjoyable hands-on and project based learning. Art classes offered in partnership with the De Anza College's Euphrat Museum.

This program is for students who are entering first to twelfth grade. Students are not assigned letter grades or school credit. Supplemental homework is assigned in some of the middle school classes.

Please check course descriptions for specific details pertaining to each class.


WHAT ARE THE DATES TO REGISTER ONLINE: 

Online registration opens March 15 at 9 a.m. 
Online registration closes at midnight the Friday before the start of class


When you’re ready to enroll, follow the steps listed online to register. All student class registrations require a parent or guardian to complete the online waiver and information release form before completing the registration. Once payment is successfully processed, you will receive a class confirmation by email.
 
WHEN SELECTING CLASSES FOR YOUR CHILD:
Students should enroll at the grade level they will enter in Fall 2021. For example, if your student is completing fifth grade in June 2021, she or he should enroll in sixth-grade level classes.
 
WHEN WILL CLASSROOMS BE ASSIGNED?

Virtual Classroom Information All classes will take place online via CANVAS. This platform can be accessed by login into your student account in Augusoft and clicking the “go to class” link that appears after each class listed in current registrations.
 
Contact communityeducation@fhda.edu if you need assistance accessing your class or account
eek before the start of the program. They will be posted at each school site on the first day of classes.
Student Conduct Information
Students must observe all school rules and online class etiquette. Failure to follow rules may result in removal from the program.
 
Class Confirmations

To ensure your student is in the correct class, please review the confirmation and transaction receipts emailed to you at the time of enrollment. You may also log in to the registration system with your chosen username and password at any time to check your current enrollment.
 
How Do I Report Student Absences?

Please email attendance@deanza.edu  to notify us when your student is unable to attend their onlne class (es), include the name of your student and the date(s) he/she will be will not be attending.

DROP CLASSES FOR REFUND REQUEST INFO & DEADLINES:
All refund requests must be submitted
in writing via email to: communityeducation@deanza.edu

Disruptive and inappropriate student behavior will not be tolerated and will result in dismissal from the program without a refund.

Elementary School Classes:
  • Before May 15: Drop and refund requests will result in a 10% service fee per dropped class.
  • May 16 - June 11:  Drop and refund requests will result in a 25% service fee per dropped class.
  • June 12 - July 4: Drop and refund requests will be considered for a 50% refund, on an individual basis, by the dean of Community Education.
  • After July 4: No refunds will be issued.
Middle School Classes:
  • Before April 15: Drop and refund requests will result in a 10% service fee per dropped class.
  • April 15 - May 15:  Drop and refund requests will result in a 25% service fee per dropped class.
  • May 16 - June 7: Drop and refund requests will be considered for a 50% refund, on an individual basis, by the dean of Community Education.
  • After June 8: No refunds will be issued.
High School Classes:
  • Before April 15: Drop and refund requests will result in a 10% service fee per dropped class.
  • April 16 - May 15:  Drop and refund requests will result in a 25% service fee per dropped class.
  • May 16 - June 14: Drop and refund requests will be considered for a 50% refund, on an individual basis, by the dean of Community Education.
  • After June 14: No refunds will be issued.

ADD A NEW CLASS INFO &  DEADLINES: 
Students may add classes to their schedule anytime before the deadline dates listed below. Please note: registration is based on availabilty, there are NO waiting lists for classes listed as FULL. Online registration closes at midnight the Friday before the start of class.
 
Elementary  School Classes (grades 3-5): Add classes through July 9 online via registration page.
Middle School Classes (grades 6-9): Add classes through June 11 online via registration page.
High School Classes (grade 9-12): Add classes through June 18 online via registration page.

CHANGE A CLASS INFO & DEADLINES:
Class changes are based on seat availability and can be completed by using the self cancel option on the student’s account dashboard. All class change drops receive an electronic voucher which will be applied automatically when re-enrolling into a new class. No change fees apply for using the self cancel option to change classes.

Elementary  School Classes (grades 3-5): Change classes through July 5 online via self cancel option on student's account dashboard.
No class changes after July 5

Middle School Classes (grades 6-9):
  Change classes through June 7 online via self cancel option on student's account dashboard.
No class changes after June 7

High Schoo Classes (grade 9-12):
  Change classes through June 14 online via self cancel option on student's account dashboard.
No class changes after June 14