Indian River district offering summer camps for preschoolers

FRANKFORD – The Indian River School District is offering a series of summer camps for preschool students during June, July and August.

Seven separate camps for 4-year-old students will be held between June 18 and Aug. 16 at the G.W. Carver Center in Frankford.

The goal of the camps is to support the transition to kindergarten for young students. Each week will have an exciting theme for students to explore. Students may sign up for one or all of the camps. The cost per camp is $150.

Camp descriptions and schedules are:

All-American Summer Fun (June 18-21): A week of American-themed activities and projects to get children excited for summer and the Fourth of July.

The Return of the Dinosaurs (June 25-28): Going to go back to prehistoric times to explore everything about dinosaurs. Students will even dig for fossils.

Backyard Science (July 9-12): Students will experience and experiment with wild and crazy science! They will use their hands and get messy as they explore all things science, including STEM projects.

Summer Olympics (July 16-19): This week will be filled with indoor and outdoor sports and competitions to see everyone’s talent.

Down By the Sea (July 23-26): A “stay-cation” at the beach with four days filled with sea life and sunlight.

Camping Adventures (July 30 – August 2): Come camp out in a fun-filled week of pretend play and imagination. This week will have a pretend camp fire and outdoor hiking adventures.

Outer Space Exploration (August 6-9): Taking off to outer space to explore the planets and the moon.

Bon Voyage, Summer! (August 13-16): Celebrating summer with even more fun-filled activities.

Camp activities will be held Monday through Thursday of each week from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Parents must provide transportation to the Carver Center. Students should bring a brown bag lunch each day. Snacks will be provided by the center.

The payment deadline for Weeks 1-4 is June 1. Payment for Weeks 5-8 must be received by July 2. Payments may be made by cash, check or money order and submitted to Grace Cooper, G.W. Carver Early Learning Center, 30207 Frankford School Rd., Frankford, DE 19945. Checks should be made payable to “Indian River School District” and include the child’s name in the memo section.

 

Registration documents are available on the district website at irsd.net. For more information, call (302) 732-1346.

 

 

Camp activities will be held Monday through Thursday of each week from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Parents must provide transportation to the Carver Center. Students should bring a brown bag lunch each day. Snacks will be provided by the center.

The payment deadline for Weeks 1-4 is June 1. Payment for Weeks 5-8 must be received by July 2. Payments may be made by cash, check or money order and submitted to Grace Cooper, G.W. Carver Early Learning Center, 30207 Frankford School Rd., Frankford, DE 19945. Checks should be made payable to “Indian River School District” and include the child’s name in the memo section.

Registration documents are available on the district website at irsd.net. For more information, call 732-1346.

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