Summer at Speyer

There's nothing like a summer at Speyer!

Summer Programs at The Speyer Legacy School are committed to maintaining the same level of excellence for accelerated learners as is provided throughout the academic year. Speyer's summer line-up is designed to delight the curious mind, as well as keep each student physically active.

Once again, the Boulevard will be THE place to kick off your student's summer.

Registration for the 2019 Summer at Speyer will launch in mid-December. For additional information, please contact Program Director Becky Cohen at summer@speyerschool.org.

PAST PROGRAMS FOR RISING 1st to RISING 5th

MAKERS’ PROGRAM

Calling all Makers! Speyer’s Makers’ Program fills each day with inspiration, creativity, hands-on experiences, physical activity, and tons of fun for each child! Learn magic tricks and create optical illusions with a REAL magician, interact with technology in the Makers’ Lab, create model clay designs with Clay World...and SO MUCH MORE! Choose from two-week or three-week options in June.

Eligibility: Rising First — Rising Fifth

SUMMER CHESS

Strategy, skill, check mate! Master instructors lead campers in creative thinking, problem solving, and friendly competition! One-week or two-week options are available.

Eligibility: Rising First — Rising Fifth

 

PAST PROGRAMS FOR RISING 5TH to RISING 9TH

DEBATE & PUBLIC SPEAKING

A fabulous opportunity for debaters and those who want to learn more about debate! Days are filled with open forums, lab breakouts, group activities, team research, and practice! Debate, discussion, and FUN!  One-week or two-week options are available.

Eligibility: Rising Fifth — Rising Ninth

WRITING INTENSIVE

This two-week workshop will give Speyer's rising eighth graders an opportunity to get a head start on the essay writing process and to have some essays prepared in advance that can be edited and tailored to the requirements of specific schools once the admissions process is underway in the fall.

Eligibility: Rising Speyer Eighth Graders

 

Frequently Asked Questions!

What are the program hours?

Our Makers’ Program, Summer Chess, and Debate & Public Speaking Program all run from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Is there a sibling discount?

Yes! Register more than one child for a Summer at Speyer program and receive 10% off one child’s program tuition by entering the promo code “SIBLING”. (Note: This cannot be combined with other promotions.)

Is lunch provided?

We provide a daily snack, but students must bring a nut-free lunch from home.

Do you offer early drop-off in the morning?

Yes, we provide supervised early drop-off beginning at 8:30 AM. You can add this option during the online registration process.

Can I sign my child up for multiple programs?

Yes! If your child is a rising first through rising fifth grader, you can sign up for the "First Two Weeks" of Makers' Program, and add on Summer Chess for the following week. If your child is a rising fifth grader, you can also mix and match Week One of the Debate & Public Speaking Program with the "Second Two Weeks" of Makers' Program, or the Full Program of Debate & Public Speaking paired with Summer Chess.

Who teaches at Summer at Speyer?

Each age group has a Speyer teacher as their Group Leader. Activities are taught by both Speyer teachers and outside specialists.

What is the refund policy?

  • Payments will be fully refunded (excluding the convenience fee) if registration is canceled by April 1, 2019.
  • Any cancellations made between April 2, 2019 and May 1, 2019 will be refunded 50% of the program fee (excluding the convenience fee).

  • Cancellations made after May 1, 2019 will not be refunded.