Summer Camp

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Reserve Your Spot Now

Sea Pines Montessori Academy's Summer Camp Program offers 9 weeks of summer fun! Camp spaces are limited and fill up quickly. 

SPMA students are offered first chance to reserve their spots through April 3.

After April 3, camp sign-up is offered to the general public and current SPMA students on a first come, first served basis. ​

Preprimary Summer Camp (12 months - 36 months)


The Prepimary Summer Camp is an extension of the classroom offered in 9 weekly sessions. Students must be walking and have completed a classroom visit confirming success in the environment.  Preference will be given to incoming Preprimary students.

Activities

  • continued lessons
  • water fun
  • food work
  • art
  • guest readers
  • plenty of playtime

Program Details

Lunch

The children should bring their lunch every day. The school will provide snacks. Each child should bring a labeled, reusable water bottle to camp each day. ​

Nap

Do you need an extended camp day? Enroll your preprimary child in our full day nap program between the hours of 1:00 and 3:00 pm. Children will begin transitioning to nap at 12:45 and will be up by 2:45 for carpool. Due to lower rations, we will only offer the nap program is a minimum number of students sign up.

Splash Fridays

Every Friday is WATER DAY! Students should come dressed in bathing suits, cover-ups, towels, and water appropriate shoes for a day of fun in the pool and sprinkler. Sunscreen should be applied daily, with extra attention on Fridays. Extra clothes should be packed for the week, with an additional set on Friday.​

Half Day

8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Morning Fun

$165 / week

Full Day

8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Includes Nap

$195 / week

Crew

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Limited Availability

$35 / week

Primary & Elementary Summer Camp (3 – 12 years old)


With 9 weeks of summer fun to choose from, Sea Pines Montessori Academy's Summer Camp program will keep students engaged and active all summer long. 

Each weeks feature a theme. Here are some examples from past years:

  • Games Galore (Campers will enjoy a week of games, old and new, and end the week with SPMA's Annual Olympics
  • Lowcountry Life We'll head off to discovers more about Lowcountry living, including trips to Coastal Discovery, Wadell Mariculture Center, wildlife refuge, and more
  • Culinary School Using food group and nutrition knowledge, campers will create menus, cook meals, learn about healthy snacks, and visit a local restaurant
  • Science & Engineering Ending with SPMA's Annual Egg Drop EGGstravaganza, this week includes experiments, building, the scientific method, and discovery
  • World of Art Budding artists will continue to build on early foundations of art and design, creating a portfolio, visiting a gallery, and hosting an art show
  • Myths and Legends The Loch Ness Monster, Hercules, Zeus, and more will come to life as students explore their creative side with stories, writing, and illustrations
  • Age of Extinction We'll delve into dinosaurs, saber tooth tigers, the dodo bird, and more, ending with a massive fossil search

Half Day

8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Morning Fun

$165 / week

Full Day

8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Includes Nap if needed

$195 / week

Crew

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Limited Availability

$35 / week

What You Need to Know

Sign-up deadline for all sessions is April 3. Spaces are limited and we cannot guarantee placement for everyone. After April 3, the camp sessions will be offered to the general public. 

All students will need the following to attend camp:​

  1. Completed Registration Form
  2. Emergency Contact Form
  3. SC Immunization Records
  4. Permission Slip for authorization for walking and bus field trips​

Camp Policies

Late Charges

Parents who do not pick up their child(ren) from camp by their scheduled dismissal time will incur overtime charges at the rate of $10 for anytime in the first 10 minutes, and $1 for every minute thereafter. Overtime charges will be invoiced and are due on receipt. Thank you for being on time!

Crew Drop-In

Additional hours of 1:00 - 3:00 pm and 3:00 - 4:30 pm may become available. Please talk to us. Each program will incur a drop-in rate of $20/day. Spaces will change daily. If you feel that you may need one of these spaces more often through the week, we suggest signing up for the day that best suits your needs. Please do not rely on drop-in spaces being available.

Refunds

Changes or cancellations to the camp contract may be made until April 3. After April 3, there will be no refunds given. A 50% deposit is due with your signed registration form. The remaining summer camp balance is due by May 26. There will be no further reductions or adjustments made to this contract for early dismissals, illness, vacation, weather, change in pick-up time, or other unforeseeable circumstances.

Payment

Check made payable to SPMA.

5% discount for enrollment in all summer camp weeks​

Questions? Email office(at)spma.com or call the front office at (843) 785-2534