Registration is now open. Space is limited.
Join us at HMS for a summer full of adventure.
Ages 2-6 1/2 yrs. Campers will be divided by age group
From exciting Astro Adventurers to the ever-popular Fossil Finders, our camp offers a dynamic range of experiences your child will love! Join us for a summer packed with outdoor escapades, water adventures, and engaging games designed to nurture new skills and passions. At our camp, children forge friendships, boost self-confidence, and cultivate their talents, curiosity, and creativity. From crafts to experiments, presentations to field trips, and plenty of outdoor and water-based activities, there's something for everyone.
Our program is led by dedicated HMS teachers alongside experienced counselors and specialists, ensuring a safe and enriching environment.
Dive into a world of fun and water activities right in the comfort of familiar surroundings! For new students, it's all about easing into our exciting programs and teaching philosophy, while soaking up the vibrant and social camp vibes!
Click below to learn more about our summer offerings, schedules and pricing:
Our summer program warmly welcomes all currently enrolled HMS children, siblings up to the age of five (kindergartners/rising first graders), and non-HMS children who reach the age of three by December 31st. Children must be potty-trained in order to be able to participate in Primary camps.
Participation requires a minimum commitment of three weeks, and we encourage parents to consider enrolling for at least two consecutive weeks to ensure continuity and provide a smooth and delightful phase-in experience
Three week minimum
Registration & Supply Fees
Registration Fee per Student: $100 one-time non-refundable. This fee is waived for current and incoming HMS students.
Supply Fee per Student: $100 one-time non-refundable and non-transferable
Deposit: $250 non-refundable and non-transferable deposit
The registration fee (if applicable) and deposit are due with this registration form in order to secure your child's space. The deposit will be applied to the summer program fee.
Camp Balance & Refunds
The Summer Camp balance and non-refundable supply fee is due on May 1, 2024. Notification must be given in writing on or before April 24th if you would like to withdraw. After May 1st, there will be no refunds permitted and camp reservations can be moved to another session space permitting. All programs/schedules must meet minimum enrollment requirements in order to be offered.
Registration forms received after May 1st will be billed the full amount of the camp session(s) plus applicable fees.
Questions about our summer program: Contact Director, Kendra Finck at 201-656-7300. For billing questions, please contact Sondra Scott.
weekly schedule & pricing
sample daily schedule
The camp schedule prioritizes outdoor activities whenever feasible. Alongside scheduled recess, certain planned activities occur outdoors. Outdoor time aligns with teachers' plans and is subject to weather conditions.
9 am Arrival
9:15 am Work Cycle/Arts
10 am Snack
10:15 am Outdoor/ Water Play
11:15 am Gross Motor/Movement/Experiment/Visitor
12:00 pm AM Dismissal/Lunch
12:45 pm Manipulative Play
1:00 pm Rest/Reading Books
1:30 pm Rest/Work Cycle/Games/Outdoor Weather Permitting
2:30 pm Snack
2:45 pm Circle Time
3:00 pm Dismissal