Darien Summer School & Enrichment

Class List by Week

The charts below were created to help families schedule and plan their summer activities. Please check our course catalog for more information (ages, prices, etc.) on each course.

Staff members are available to walk students from class to class if they are registered for multiple classes. Lunch bunch and after care programs are also available for an additional fee.

5 Weeks Am 1 or 2 Weeks PM 1 or 2 Weeks Full Day 1 Week

Classes Running For All 5 Weeks:

8:30 am – 10:30 am

  • Algebra 1
  • All for One Summer Fun
  • Art Workshop (June 27-July 15)
  • Biology
  • Fairy Tales Fun
  • Foundations of Middle School Math
  • Leap Ahead Math
  • Leap Ahead Reading
  • Leap Ahead Writing
  • Listen, Imagine, Create (1 wk options avail)
  • Marvelous Math
  • Middle School Rdg/Wtg Workshop
  • Out of this World
  • Pop Culture Film Study
  • Preparing for PreAlgebra
  • Primary Art Workshop
  • Readers' Masterpiece Theater
  • Summer Academy III: 5th to 6th
  • Under the Sea

10:30 am – 12:30 pm

  • Advanced Chamber Orchestra
  • Algebra 2
  • All for One Summer Fun
  • Art Workshop (June 27-July 15)
  • Camp Computer 
  • Fairy Tales Fun
  • Foundations of Middle School Math
  • Geometry
  • Leap Ahead Math
  • Leap Ahead Reading
  • Leap Ahead Writing
  • Listen, Imagine, Create (1 wk options avail)
  • Marvelous Math
  • Middle School Rdg/Wtg Workshop
  • Out of this World
  • Pop Culture Film Study
  • Preparing for Algebra
  • Primary Art Workshop
  • Under the Sea
  • Writers' Masterpiece Theater

Other Times

  • Creative Writing Workshop-Virtual (9-10am)
  • Darien Summer Strings 9:30-10:30am (1 wk options avail)
  • ELP Kindergarten Readiness (9am-12pm)
  • ELP Summer School (9am-12pm)
  • Junior Musical Theater (8:30am-12pm)
  • Musical Theater Workshop (9am-12:15pm)
  • Private String Lessons
  • Sports and Arts Camp (9:15am-12:15pm) (1 wk options avail) (Extension program avail 8:30am-9:15am)
  • Summer Pals (9am-12pm)

AM Classes Running for 1 - 3 Weeks Each:

Week 1 (June 27 – July 1) 

  • Boys' Lacrosse Camp
  • College Application Workshop
  • Girls' Field Hockey Camp
  • Food Explorers
  • Music Cryptography
  • Quiz Bowl Camp (June 27-July 8)
  • Writing the College Essay
  • XC Running and Agility Camp

Week 2 (July 5 – July 8)

  • Quiz Bowl Camp (June 27-July 8)
  • XC Running and Agility Camp

Week 3 (July 11 – July 15)

  • Boys' Lacrosse Camp
  • XC Running and Agility Camp

Week 4 (July 18 – July 22)

  • Food Explorers
  • Writing the College Essay (7/18 & 7/20)
  • XC Running and Agility Camp

Week 5 (July 25 – July 29)

  • Boys' Lacrosse Camp
  • Girls' Field Hockey Camp
  • Wrestling Clinic
  • Middlesex Voyagers (August)

PM Classes Running for 1 or 2 Weeks Each:

Week 1 (June 27 – July 1)

  • ACT Math Prep Class
  • Bedroom Decor and More
  • Boys' Basketball
  • English Enthusiasts
  • Football Camp 
  • Globetrotters
  • High School 101
  • Introduction to Italian
  • Lego-Oh
  • Mathletes
  • Nature/ Outdoor Exploration
  • PM Extended Day
  • Public Speaking
  • Robotics
  • Summer Chess Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 2 (July 5 – July 8)

  • Astronomy and Beyond
  • Beginning Coding 
  • English Enthusiasts
  • Globetrotters
  • Lego-Oh 2.0
  • Mathletes
  • PM Extended Day
  • Robotics Advanced
  • Summer Chess Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 3 (July 11 – July 15)

  • Bedroom Decor and More
  • Track and Field 
  • Board Games
  • Dinosaurs and Dioramas
  • English Enthusiasts
  • Football Skills Camp and Big Man Camp
  • Globetrotters
  • Introduction to Italian
  • Lego-Oh
  • Mathletes
  • MTW: Backstage (2 weeks)
  • PM Extended Day
  • Robotics
  • Speedy Reading
  • Summer Chess Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 4 (July 18 – July 22)

  • Be the Change
  • Building Vocab
  • English Enthusiasts
  • Engineering Adventures
  • Food Explorers
  • Globetrotters
  • Junior Football Camp (Youth Tackle and Flag Football)
  • Lego-Oh 2.0
  • Mathletes
  • MTW: Backstage (2 weeks)
  • PM Extended Day
  • Robotics Advanced
  • Speedy Reading
  • Summer Chess Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 5 (July 25 – July 29)

  • Beginning Coding
  • Calling all Mythologists
  • Summer Jazz Workshop
  • English Enthusiasts
  • Football- Summer Shoot-Out High School Team 7-on 7 Camp
  • Globetrotters
  • Human and Animal Anatomy
  • Mathletes
  • PM Extended Day
  • Robotics
  • SAT Math Prep Class
  • Summer Chess Camp 

Full Day Classes Running for 1 Week:

Week 1 (June 27-July 1)

  • Hoop Heaven Basketball Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 2 (July 5- July 8)

  • Hoop Heaven Basketball Camp
  • .Mad Science

Week 3 (July 11- July 15)

  • Boys' Basketball Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 4 (July 18- July 22)

  • 2 Day Intensive College Application & Essay Workshop (July 19 & 21)
  • Boys' Basketball Camp
  • Mad Science

Week 5 (July 25- July 29)

  • Boys' Basketball Camp