Day Camp

Featured Activities

No need to sign up for individual courses.  Student peer groups rotate through a wide variety of exciting activities each and every week.

Arts (natural and studio) │ Archery │ Field Ecology │ Ropes Course (adventure and challenge) │ Organic Gardening/Farming │ Metalsmithing │ Outdoor Science and Wilderness Adventure │ Collaborative group games │Canoeing | Recreational Swim | Jewelry Making \ Sports | Weekly All Camp Challenge | Slip-&-Slide |

Pricing, Options and Information

Fun, discovery and investigation await every child in a creative, supportive and inclusive environment rooted in Westtown School outdoor education traditions.  Westtown School faculty and staff members lead students in a wide variety of Action-Based Education projects each and every day. Our programs reflect the highest qualities of respect and cooperation between students and teachers.

Day Camps are flexible – attend one week or up to eight weeks of camp in a variety of configurations; including matching half-day programs and courses from different sections (e.g. attend morning swimming lessons and finish the day in the in Summer Camp).

Free before care 8-9 a.m.

$440.00 per week for a FULL DAY CAMP 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
$245.00 per week for a HALF DAY AM 9 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. or HALF DAY PM 12:00 – 4 p.m.
$65.00 per week for extended hours  4 – 5:30 p.m.

Lunch, made fresh daily on campus is included in both half day and full day options.  Westtown School accommodates a wide range of allergies and dietary restrictions.

Students are grouped by grade level:

Bumblebees: Rising pre-k – K
Butterlies: Rising 1st grade
Dragonflies Rising 2nd – 3rd grades
Turtles: Rising 4th – 5th grades
Cardinals: Rising 6th – 7th grades

Sample Week Schedule
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 – 9:00 AM Before Care Before Care Before Care Before Care Before Care
9:00 – 10:00 AM Sports Sports Sports Sports Sports
10:00 – 10:15 AM Snack Snack Snack Snack Snack
10:00 – 10:30 AM Camp Collection
10:30 – 11:45 AM Section Activities Bumblebee: Science/Hike Dragonflies: Theater/Athletic Games
Turtles: Metals/Canoe Cardinals: Metals/Canoe
Bumblebees: Low Ropes Dragonflies: Canoe
Turtles: Metal’s/Science Cardinals: Metals/ Archery/Section Activities
Bumblebees: Canoe/ Athletic Games Dragonflies: Science
Turtles: Metals/ High Ropes Cardinals: Metals/ Science
Bumblebees: Slip&Slide Dragonflies: High Ropes
Turtles: Metals/Archery/ Section Activity Cardinals: Metals/Theater
11:45 AM – 12:20 PM Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:20 – 12:55 PM Recess Recess Recess Recess Recess
1:00 – 2:15 PM Bumblebees: Rest/Snack 1pm-2pm Dragonflies: Science Turtles: Metals/ Archery/ Theater Cardinals: Metals/Ropes/Theater Bumblebees: Rest/Snack 1pm-2pm
Dragonflies: Swim
Turtles: Metals/ Low Ropes Cardinals: Metals/Swim
Bumblebees: Rest/Snack 1pm-2pm
Dragonflies: Swim Turtles: Metals/Canoe Cardinals: Metals/Swim
Bumblebees: Rest/Snack 1pm-2pm
Turtles :
Cardinals: Section Time 45 min + Snack
Bumblebees: Rest/Snack 1pm-2pm
2:15 – 2:30 PM Snack Snack Snack Snack Snack
2:30 – 3:45 PM Bumblebees: Athletic Games/Theater Dragonflies: Canoe Turtles: Section Games/ Athletic Games Cardinals: Metals/ Low Ropes/ Athletic Games Bumblebees: Rec Swim Dragonflies: Low Ropes Turtles: Metals/ Swim Cardinals: Metals/Archery and Science Bumblebees: Swim Dragonflies: Athletic Games and Theater Turtles: Metals/Swim Cardinals: Metals/Canoe All Camp Activity/Big Game Bumblebees: Hike/ Science ALL: SLIP AND SLIDE
3:45 – 4:00 PM Pick-up Pick-up Pick-up Pick-up Closing Collection (3:15-3:45)