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2017 Summer Camp Enrollment is on Waitlist

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Program Description:

Our Summer Camp sessions offer an opportunity for children to experience our Waldorf inspired program. Our camp experience will include farm chores, nature study, music/theatre, yoga, art, cooking/baking, handwork, games/movement, woodworking, etc.

2017 Session & Tuition Information

Schedule Options Regular Hours Extended Hours Cost
5 Days a Week
Monday-Friday

Regular Hours:
8:30am-3:00pm
Extended Hours:
7:15am-4:45pm
Regular Hours:
Cost Per Week: $193.85
Cost Per Month: $840
Extended Hours:
Cost Per Week: $230.77
Cost Per Month: $1000
3 Days a Week
Mon/Wed/Fri

Regular Hours:
8:30am-3:00pm
Extended Hours:
7:15am-4:45pm
Regular Hours:
Cost Per Week: $125.77
Cost Per Month: $545
Extended Hours:
Cost Per Week: $151.15
Cost Per Month: $655
2 Days a Week
Thursday/Thursday

Regular Hours:
8:30am-3:00pm
Extended Hours:
7:15am-4:45pm
Regular Hours:
Cost Per Week: $96.92
Cost Per Month: $420
Extended Hours:
Cost Per Week: $117.69
Cost Per Month: $510

 

 


Admission Requirements

Children must be 4 years of age by June 1, 2017, and no older than 7 years of age to attend camp. Our camp program is geared toward children entering Kindergarten through second grade, age 7. (Note: Older staff children may occasionally be in attendance.) All children will need a completed copy of our Admission Form, Health Statement and a copy of current immunizations or the state approved waiver no later than one week prior to camp start date.


Camp Details

Campers will be a larger group setting with opportunities for both smaller and larger group work. Camp is Media Free! No cell phones, iPods, portable game devices, etc. will be permitted during camp. Additionally, please refrain from bringing personal toys or games.

Summer Camp 2017 Daily Rhythm
(Sample Schedule, 2017 Schedule will be update by the first week of June)

8:30 – 8:45 AM Arrival
8:45 – 9:15 AM Farm chores (feed animals, collect eggs, fill duck pool, water orchard & garden beds)
9:15 – 9:45 AM Wash hands, morning snack
9:45 – 10:15 AM Assist with lunch prep
10:15-12:00 PM Morning activities per lesson plan
12:00 – 12:45 PM Lunch
12:45 – 1:00 PM Kitchen clean up
1:00 – 1:30 PM Quiet rest time [reading, meditation, yoga]
1:30 – 2:45 PM Independent activities (sewing, drawing, journals, games, reading, crafting)
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Clean up, snack, outside dismissal


Behavior Policy

The Good Earth Farm Camp‘s first priority is the safety of your child. We strive to create a healthy, positive environment where campers can feel safe and supported. The following behaviors will not be tolerated.

  • Damage of Property
  • Infliction of any sort of bodily harm to oneself or another
  • Participation in any type of Bullying (Physical, Verbal, Emotional)
  • Crude, harsh or inappropriate language
  • Any behavior representing a danger to the safety of oneself, other campers or staff

Repercussions for any of the above actions, may include, but is not limited to, immediate dismissal from camp without financial reimbursement.


What to Bring

Campers must bring a change of clothes, a towel, sunscreen (or protective clothing and hat) and a water bottle daily. Closed toed shoes are recommended and flip-flops or similar sandals are not permitted. We ask that campers adhere to our school “character-free” policy. The policy requests that all bags, clothing, shoes, water bottles, books/journals, etc. be free of characters.


Food

Campers are welcome to bring healthy snacks from home in addition to the snacks and lunch we provide, however, junk food will not be permitted. Children requiring a special diet should make arrangements with school director to bring their own snacks and lunch as the school has limited ability to make dietary modifications. Menus are posted online.


Reservations

All tuition is due in full at the time of reservation and is non-refundable.  Please return the attached form and payment to secure your child’s space—-space is limited! A sibling discount of 5% applies to those families with more than one child enrolled at our camp or school.


 

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