Summer Enrichment Program 2021
Frequently Asked Questions: 


Walnut Valley Educational Foundation Summer Enrichment Program


  • What is the Walnut Valley Educational Foundation?  WVEF is a nonprofit organization that provides summer enrichment programs to students throughout Walnut Valley Unified School District.


  • Who can enroll in the summer program? Students entering Grades 1-5 can enroll in the summer enrichment program.


  • How can I register and when is the latest I can register? You can register your child online HERE Registration will end on May 21, 2021.


  • What if I register my child after May 21, 2021?  Your child will be placed on a “Wait List” until a spot opens in the appropriate grade level.


  •  Is it possible for my child to attend less than 6 weeks? If so, do we need to pay full tuition?  Tuition secures your child’s spot in the program from June 7th-July 15th.  At this time, we do not offer modified programs.  

  • Why is there a tuition fee for summer school? California’s state government does not provide funding for summer school enrichment programs to any public schools. WVEF is a non-profit entity that runs a fee-based enrichment program for students entering grades 1-5. The tuition covers the expenses related to running this program, including: salaries, website licenses, access to online learning platforms. 


  • Can I receive a tax deduction for the tuition paid? WVEF is a non-profit 501(c) (3) Corporation. Part of the tuition paid may be tax deductible. Check with your tax professional. Tax ID. #95-4620000 


  • Is there any financial aid available? Unfortunately, we are not able to provide scholarships or financial aid to allow students to attend this summer school program


  •  I have more than one child attending the program. Is there a family discount? Yes, there is a family discount.  You will receive $40 off for each additional child for each program. 


  •  What if  the program does not have space for my child? If WVEF cannot accommodate your child with a space in the enrichment program, a full refund will be provided. 


  • What if I decide not to send my child after I have paid tuition and received confirmation?  Cancellations must be received BEFORE 5:00 PM on Friday, May 21, 2021 via email to the program director, Dr. Mary Wendland, @  to be eligible for  a partial reimbursement.  A handling fee of $30 will be charged and the remaining amount will be reimbursed. WVEF will not be able to refund cancellations received after 5:00 PM Friday, May 21, 2021.  


  • Can I get a refund if my child stops attending summer school? Refunds will not be granted for ANY reason after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 21, 2021.


  • How will I know if my child is enrolled? You will receive an email on or before May 30, 2021 to confirm your child’s registration and the name of his or her teacher.