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Summer at the Waldorf School is a day camp for boys and girls ages 3-13, and also a Counselor-in-Training program for 14-16 year olds. Offering both half and full day programs, flexible scheduling, a variety of quality activities and special events led by dedicated and talented counselors — the goal of the program is to create an atmosphere of lively, yet relaxed, summer fun. The majority of the summer staff is comprised of a combination of Waldorf School alumni, current students, and current Waldorf School teachers.
Full Day Program (ages 4-13, 8:30 am to 3:00 pm) includes a wide variety of activities designed to engage the interest and enthusiasm of children from preschool to middle school. In addition to activities led by their lead counselors, campers participate in tennis, arts & handwork, painting, yoga, music, sports & games, cooking, gardening, drama, swimming at Adelphi University, and outdoor water play. Special events include; Tie-Dye Week, Carnival Week and “Summertime Stars” talent show. Campers bring lunch from home each day, and the camp provides a mid-morning snack.
Half-Day Program (ages 3-5, 8:30 am to 12:00 pm or 9:00 am to 11:45 am) offers a rich play experience for the youngest campers. Activities include outdoor play in our preschool yards, watercolor painting, seasonal crafts, singing, cooking, story-telling, rhymes, verses and puppetry. Juice and a healthy mid-morning snack are provided. Four- and five-year-old campers also participate in our swimming program at Adelphi University.