Summer Programs

REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW 

 

 

 

 

2021 Summer Programs 

 

June 21, 2021 – August 20, 2021 (Closed 5th of July)

*Due to COVID-19 our summer program capacity will be reduced by 25%.  Applications are currently being accepted and enrollment will close once the program reaches capacity. Please email Laura Casey (casey@townofwindsorct.com) for details about current openings.

Our program is located at the Windsor Discovery Center & Montessori School in the Milo W. Peck building. It has a large gym and numerous large classrooms that facilitate grouping of children by age and interest. There are two fenced in playscapes, a soccer field, and 44 acres of wooded areas and nature trails including a ropes challenge course. We offer summer programs for children ages 3 to 10 years old. Elementary programs available for children entering Kindergarten through fifth grade.

Registration is open.

Preschool Summer Program

The Preschool summer program is a recreational and educational based program revolving around weekly themes for children ages 3-4 and fully potty trained. The program will operate from June 22th through August 21st. We offer two program options; Monday through Friday for a full day, or Monday through Friday for a half day 8:30 am- 12:00 pm. The summer enrollment is available in one-week increments.  Registration is open on a first come first serve basis.

COVID 19 Update: Water Play, Swimming, and external field trips are currently under review for Summer 2021. Group size is limited to 10 children per classroom. 

COST:   1/2 day $170 per week (8:30 am – 12:00 pm)

               Full day $295 per week (7:30 am – 4:30 pm)* or (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)

*Hours may be reduced due to COVID 19

 

June 21 – June 25 

June 28 – July 2

July 6 – July 9 CLOSED July 5

July 12 – July 16

July 19 – 23   

July 26 – July 30

August 2 – August 6

August 9– 13    

August 16 – 20

Elementary Summer Programs

*COVID 19 Updates: Group size will be limited to 10 students per group. External field trips and swimming programs are currently under review. 

The nine-week theme based elementary summer programs are specifically designed for children entering Kindergarten through 4th grade.  The programs are divided into three groups, Kindergarten-First Grades, Second-Fourth Grades. The programs will operate from June 21 st through August 20 th  Monday through Friday from 7:30 am- 4:30 or 8: am – 5:00 pm. Parents have the option of signing up for any number of weeks.

Our programs are theme based with loads of activities  and special events based on the children’s interests.

Cost per week:

  • Full Day Option (7:30 am- 4:30 pm) $265
  • Extended Day Option* (8:00 am- 5:00 pm) $265

*Extended day hours are subject to change due to COVID 19

 

 

Activities for Elementary Programs

  •  Adventure Activities *
  • Archery (4th Grade)
  • Organized non-competitive games
  • Arts & Crafts / Science / Nature
  • Cooking Activities
  • Dance Instruction
  • Community Service Projects
  • Yoga / Aerobics
  • Science activities

* such as the ROPES challenge course used to promote team building, trust, and cooperative play.

Additional Information

  • All Summer Programs will be closed on Monday, July 5th.
  • Please return the registration form with the weeks of attendance indicated.
  • All summer program fees are paid in 2 installments. First Installment up registration the second installment due by May 28, 2021.  After June 1, 2021 full payment is required upon registration.
  • No REFUNDS after June 1, 2021
  • Each summer program will have a maximum capacity of 16 children per group. Spaces are limited and will be on a first come basis.
  • Every family is required to pay a $25 registration fee per child.
  • Every child must have a current yearly physical with a copy of the updated information sent to us with their registration information.

Kindergarten & First Graders

Children must be 5 Years of age to attend this program.

The K-1 Summer program is available for children ages 5 and 6.

Each week will consist of a different theme such as; Pirates,  Sports, Science Exploration, Happy Birthday America, Cooking, Nature, Animals-Land, and Sea,  and final week for a Summer Celebration!

 

2nd Through 4th Grade Summer Program

The 2nd-4th grade Summer program is available for children ages 7-9.

The 2021 summer themes will be determined. We will arrange for age-appropriate daily activities. We will balance structure and unstructured times during the day, including quiet/summer reading packet