Summer Support

The New Hampshire Department of Education encourages academic support in the summer months, in an effort to help students sustain and improve their skill levels and minimize the "summer slide" – the decline of achievement levels and retention of information while they are out of school.

Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

The Scholastic Summer Reading program offers kids an exciting, free, and safe summer reading experience, while helping to provide books to kids with limited or no access over the summer, keeping every child reading.

Summer Math Challenge

The Summer Math Challenge is a six-week skills maintenance program for students who just finished grades 1 to 8. Parents or guardians visit and subscribe. Inside the email, families will find fun activities geared toward math skills students should have learned during the previous school year.

Summer Nutrition

Ensuring Children have Access to Nutritious Meals and Snacks When School is not in Session The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally-funded, state-administered program. SFSP reimburses program operators who serve free healthy meals and snacks to children and teens in low-income areas.

USDA Summer Food Service Program