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Extended Programs

Summit offers several programs in addition to the regular school day. 

Early Care

When parents have early morning meetings or early work schedules, Early Care provides before-school care for children in a relaxed setting with the option to enjoy a nutritious breakfast. Early Care is offered for Children's House and Elementary students.  Available on a drop in basis Monday through Friday from 7:00 am until 8:15 am, the charge for Early Care (billed monthly) is as follows:

Arrival Time Fee
7:00 - 7:30 $12.00
7:30 - 7:45 $9.00
7:45 - 8:00 $7.50
8:00 - 8:15 $6.00

After Care

For parents who need a place for their children after school, Summit offers after school care. Students from all levels gather for snack, planned activities, quiet time, homework time, and playground fun.

  • Available Monday through Friday from 3:15 p.m. until 6 p.m.
  • A low student/teacher ratio ensures individual attention.
  • Activities include both large group and individual projects, dramatic play, science experiments, crafts, cooking and more.
  • Students register by the trimester. Online registration for the first trimester will be available mid-August.
  • Limited drop-in spaces are available at $12.50 per hour, but must be arranged in advance.
  • The cost of After Care depends on the number of days selected and the amount of time the child stays.  To estimate your annual cost:

      Total days After Care is offered for the year - 165
       Cost per day to stay until 5 pm           $15.00
       Cost per day to stay until 5:30 pm      $20.00
       Cost per day to stay until 6:00 pm      $25.75

 

Explorations

Summit offers after-school enrichment classes for different age levels.

  • Classes are offered in three sessions during the year.
  • Classes are scheduled once a week after school from 3:30 until 4:30, and are taught by Summit faculty and selected outside providers.
  • Classes are targeted for different age levels and are held on different days of the week. 
  • Offerings have included studio art, drama, book club, cooking, gardening, Bricks for Kids (Legos), arts and crafts, graphic design, stamp club, and visual arts in 3D.

Winter 2016/17 Explorations Classes            Register for Winter 2016/17 Explorations Classes

Vacation Care

Children work collaboratively on theme-based projects, and art, science and drama all part of the fun. There is ample time for outdoor play, and a healthy mixture of active and quiet activities.

  • Vacation Care is provided for selected vacation weeks, typically December (excluding Christmas and New Year's Eves), February (excluding President's Day), and April (excluding Patriot's Day) and parent-teacher conference (fall and spring) days.
  • Full and half day enrollment is available.  Current costs are $90 per full day and $50 per half day.
  • A low student/teacher ratio ensures individual attention.
  • Limited enrollment; first-come, first-served.