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The Summer at Grymes program offers three weeks of flexible morning, afternoon or full-day summer care for children from 3 – 10 years of age starting the week of July 9th. Kimber Keating, Lead Teacher in our mixed-age Junior Kindergarten classroom and mom of three Grizzlies, is overseeing the program with the help of Teaching Intern and Grymes Alumna Emily Aylor ’13.

Summer at Grymes is available during the following weeks of July:

July 9th – 13th           July 16th – 20th           July 23rd – 27th

What does a typical day of Summer at Grymes look like?

Morning Schedule
8:30 – 9:30 Free Play
9:30 – 10:00 Literacy Experience
10:00 – 11:00 Snack (provided by parents) and Recess
11:00 – 12:00 Unit activity (centers, arts & crafts, etc.)
12:00 – 12:30 Lunch (12:30 is dismissal time for morning attendees)
Afternoon Schedule
12:30 – 1:00 Morning Dismissal – Afternoon Arrival
1:00 – 2:00 Rest time (3 year-olds – rising K) & Free Play (rising 1st – rising 5th)
2:00 – 3:00 Unit activity (centers, arts & crafts, etc.)
3:00 – 4:00 Recess/Snack (provided by parents)
4:00 – 4:30 Literacy Experience
4:30 – 4:30 Pick-up

 

Artsy with Anissa Optional Afternoon Programming

Artsy with Anissa Afternoons
Grymes Art Teacher Anissa Frantz invites rising first graders and up for afternoon art sessions during the week of July 9th – 13th. Each day will have a different thematic focus around a specific artist or genre of art, and one day will be Paint your Pet!
Artsy with Anissa Fees
Optional Artsy with Anissa sessions cost $50 per child per day, which includes art supplies. Students may join for just one day or for the entire week, and students do not have to enroll in a morning camp session to participate.

 

Pricing
Please note that a $50* non-refundable registration fee is required to reserve your child’s space.

Payment may be made by check or credit card*
and payment in full is required no later than July 1st.

Half-Day Mornings
8:30 – 12:30
Includes snack & lunchtime (food to be provided by parents) and a Summer at Grymes T-Shirt
$17 per morning*

Half-Day Afternoons
12:30 – 4:30
Includes snack time (food to be provided by parents) and a Summer at Grymes T-Shirt
$17 per afternoon*

Artsy with Anissa Afternoons (week of July 9 – 13 only)
12:30 – 4:30
Includes snack time (food to be provided by parents) art supplies and a Summer at Grymes T-Shirt
$50 per afternoon*

Full Days
8:30 – 4:30
Includes a morning snack time, lunchtime and an afternoon snack time (food to be provided by parents)
and a Summer at Grymes T-Shirt
$34 per day*

*Payments made by credit card incur a small 2% credit card processing fee.

Have a Question? Email Kimber Keating with your questions. Send an email to kkeating@grymesschool.org, and Kimber will be happy to answer your questions!
Get on it! Space will be limited, and we enroll Summer at Grymes on a first-come-first-served basis! Get on the waitlist by emailing kkeating@grymesschool.org or clicking here!