Summer Youth Programs

Grade levels listed are the grades completed in the 2018-2019 academic year, not the grade a student is entering in the fall.  Our youngest students must have completed kindergarten.

July Full-Day Youth Programs:

Summer Culinary Programs (grades 5-8)
Monday-Friday | 9am-3pm | $375
Extended Day Not Available

A one-week program for grades 5-8 exploring the culinary arts.  The youngest students must have completed 5th grade.
Summer 2019 Dates:

  • June 24-28:  Farm Fresh Cooking (Advanced Level) *NEW
  • July 8-12: Youth Culinary Program (Entry Level)
  • July 15-19: Youth Culinary Program (Entry Level)
  • July 22-26: Youth Culinary Program (Advanced Level)
  • July 29-August 2: Baking from Scratch (Entry Level) *NEW

Note: Registration opens in mid-March and sells out quickly.

Learn more about the Summer Youth Culinary Program.


Leadership, Team Building and Ropes Course Challenge (grades 5-8)
Monday-Friday | 9am-3pm | $375
Extended Day Not Available
July 8-12, 2019 or July 15-19, 2019

A one-week, full-day program for grades 5-8 to strengthen leadership and teamwork skills. This program involves physical and mental team-building challenges on our ropes course at Veterans’ Memorial Park (180 Hillstown Road in Manchester).  Please see our summer catalog for the dates, price and course description.

Learn more about the Summer Adventures in Leadership Program


The TECH Academy (grades 5-8)

Monday-Friday | 9 AM-4 PM | $300
Extended Day 8-9 AM and 4-5 PM for additional cost.
July 15-19, 2019

A one-week, full-day program for grades 5-8 exploring technology, engineering, science or mathematics.  Please see our summer catalog for the dates, price and course description.

Learn more about the Summer TECH Academy


Full STEAM Ahead (grades 2-4)

Monday-Friday | 9 AM-4 PM | $300
Extended Day 8-9 AM and 4-5 PM for additional cost.
July 15-19, 2019

A one-week, full-day program for grades 2-4 exploring science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. Please see our summer catalog for the dates, price and course description.  The youngest students must have completed 2nd grade.

Learn more about Full STEAM Ahead


August Full-Day Academic Program:

Summer Academy for Gifted Youth (grades K-8)
Two Weeks | Monday-Friday | 9am-4pm | July 29-August 9, 2019
$300 for half day (9 AM-12 Noon or 1-4 PM for two weeks)
$600 for full day  (total for both weeks)
Extended Day 8-9 AM and/or 4-5 PM for additional cost.
This is a two-week program; students cannot enroll in only one week.

A two-week academic enrichment program for gifted, talented and highly motivated students in kindergarten through eighth grade. There are over 40 specific courses to choose from. Students choose one class in the morning and one class in the afternoon to study for the two week session. Please see our summer catalog for the dates, price and course descriptions.

  • Grades: Kindergarten–8th grade (Grade level is the grade the student has just completed in the current school year; NOT the grade the student is entering in the fall. Sorry, this program is not for students entering kindergarten in the fall. Our youngest students must have completed kindergarten.)

Learn more about the Summer Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth