Alvin and the Chipmunks: School's Out for Summer
is a 1994 VHS comprised of the Alvin and the Chipmunks
episodes Alvin's Summer Job
and Thinking Cap Trap
. In the 1988 episode Alvin's Summer Job, Alvin, wanting to buy a new toy, sets out to find a summer job and finds himself helping a zookeeper save the zoo by raising money to make much needed repairs. In the 1989 episode Thinking Cap Trap, Simon invents a device to boost his family's IQ; after he signs them up to appear on his favorite game show, he loses the cap and the Sevilles find themselves in trouble completing without it. The VHS, as part of the Video Audio Fun Pack, also contained a cassette album
comprised of eight tracks total, seven of which were re-released from previous albums. These songs include "Freedom
," "Girls Just Want to Have Fun
," "Surfin' U.S.A.
," and the debut of the album's title track, "School's Out For Summer
," which boasts about the joys of being free from school that most students will surely relate to.