Our Waitlist is Open!

If a camp that you’re interested in is marked as closed, you can be added to the waitlist by completing the registration form!
If spots become available, you will be notified!

For Ages 3 to Rising 6th graders

Boost your child’s creativity, confidence & talent – Designed for More Fun at Every Age

• Laugh with Friends • Try New Things • Rise to Challenges •

  • Each session tailored by age: Preschool (Ages 3-5) & Elementary (Rising 1st-6th Graders)
  • Exciting daily schedule of activities: Art, games, cooking & more! A special guest each week
  • Camp Times: 9am-3pm; Extended Day & Childcare Available; PreK Part Time Option

Your Summer to Shine extends The Westwood School’s blended Montessori & IB approach into summer for children ages 3 to grade 6

Registration is Quick & Easy!

1) Complete the online registration form and upload all necessary paperwork for your student.
2) Pay and receive confirmation!
More information under Summer Camp Details and Policies

Limited Spots Available – Sign Up Today!

REGISTER BY MAY 1ST FOR
$50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT

If Westwood must cancel a camp for any reason, a full refund will be given

Camp Listing June 6 – August 10

If Westwood must cancel a camp for any reason, a full refund will be given.

Week

Date

Camp Themes

Camp Description

Week 1 June 6-10 Around the World Travel the world without having to leave Westwood. Use your passport to learn about many different cultures!
Week 2 June 13-17 To Infinity…and Beyond! Three…two…one…BLAST OFF! Get ready to go to the ends of the universe as we travel the galaxy…and beyond!
Week 3 June 20-24 Mission: POSSIBLE Guess who! Are you a master at disguise? Let’s put on our detective caps and use clues to unlock, decode, and solve the mystery!
Week 4 June 27-July 1 Messy Camp! I triple dog dare you not to have fun – Get ready to get messy!! This camp is filled with all of the messy (AKA Super FUN!!) projects and games that your parents would never let you do at home!
Week 5 July 5-8 (4 days) Chef’s Showcase Who doesn’t love the idea of being a Junior Chef?! Let’s get cooking and create culinary masterpieces! The best part? They’ll make their lunch each day – so no need to pack one!
Week 6 July 11-15 Big Business You’re never too young to start your own business! Learn the basics of starting a business, and create your own products to sell in the market at the end of the week.
Week 7 July 18-22 Kid Nation Picture this: a busy city made completely out of cardboard boxes and run by kids! Join us and learn what it takes to run your own city
Week 8 July 25-29 Master Builders Calling all Master Builders! Do you like to build? You’ve come to the right place! Lots of fun challenges await as we all work toward being the best master builders we can be!
Week 9 Aug 1-5 Make It Take It Art! Become the next Picasso! Explore the endless ways to make art as you create the next generation of masterpieces.
Week 10 Aug 8-10 (3 Days) Adventures in Kindness Kindness can change the world! We’ll explore how we can be kind to ourselves, our friends, and everyone we meet. It’s time to fill some buckets with kindness!

 

Summer Camp Details and Policies

Registration is Quick & Easy!
  • Registration Form: Complete the Your Summer to Shine Registration Form. This is a confidential Google Form. This is due three weeks prior to your child’s camp start date. (You will be asked to upload all necessary paperwork mentioned below into the Registration Form.)

 

 

  • Pay and receive confirmation: As indicated in the registration form, there are two ways of making payments: By check or by credit card using Tuition Express*. Once we process your payment, you will receive confirmation of registration! Payment is required to confirm registration.
    *If paying by credit card, you will be asked to upload a signed Tuition Express Form in the Registration Form. Please note that a 2% processing fee applies to all credit card payments.

 

Checks may be mailed or dropped off at our Lower School.
The Westwood School
14340 Proton Road
Dallas, TX 75244
Fax: (972) 239-1028
Email: Summer@westwoodschool.org

 

Camp Schedule

Westwood Summer Camps are offered in one-week sessions. See Camp Sessions section or Your Summer to Shine brochure for weeks and themes!

Morning Care: 7:30 am—9:00 am
Morning Care is provided for no charge to all students attending camps that begin at 9:00 am.

Afternoon Childcare: 3:00 pm—6:00 pm
Available throughout the summer.

Preschool part-time options available. 

Registration Information

To receive “Early Bird Discount”, payment in full must be received by May 1, 2022. Otherwise, payment in full is due with registration.

Special Payment Option available when you register a student in 4 or more weeks of camp: 50% payment with registration and balance due June 21, 2022. “Early Bird Discount” will not apply.

Classes fill quickly; we encourage families to register early. Spaces are limited and registration will be closed to additional campers once filled to capacity.

You will be notified at least two weeks prior to the start date of a class if it is full.

Payment and Late Pick Up Fees

There are two ways of making payments for your Summer to Shine tuition: By check or by credit card using Tuition Express*. Once we process your payment, you will receive confirmation of registration! Payment is required to confirm registration.
*If paying by credit card, you will be asked to upload a signed Tuition Express Form in the Registration Form. Please note that a 2% processing fee applies to all credit card payments.

Afternoon Child Care is available for $80/week with pre-registration. Any child not picked up within 15 minutes of the end of their camp will be charged the drop-in rate of $20.

Westwood closes at 6:00 pm. An automatic late fee of $20 will be charged for any child not picked up by 6:00 pm. An additional $1 per minute will be charged for any child at Westwood past 6:15 pm.

Cancellation Policy

Written notification is due four weeks prior to the start date of a camp. Tuition will then be refunded, minus the registration fee. Without this advance written notification, no refund will be given.

Lunches

Campers must bring a lunch Monday through Thursday. Microwaves and refrigeration are available to all students on campus. Westwood will serve pizza on Fridays. Please pack fruit and a drink.

Splash Day

Every Friday, all campers will enjoy a Splash Day! For Preschool students, mini pools and water toys will be available. For older campers, an inflatable water slide will be available. All campers should wear a swimsuit underneath their clothes to camp on Fridays and bring a towel and sunscreen. A hat and sunglasses are recommended. Please apply sunscreen and/or bug spray to your child prior to arrival.

Student Policy

Westwood reserves the right to dismiss any student whose conduct is unsatisfactory or who fails to follow Westwood rules and regulations. No refund will be made to any student who withdraws or is dismissed from a week of camp after the camp has begun.

COVID-19 Summer Safety Update

Let’s keep our campers and community safe. We will continue to update our safety practices as new insight is available. Our top priority is to keep our campers and community safe.

 

Summer 2022 guidelines will be published 4 weeks before the start of camps.