2014 Summer Programs Fair


The following companies have provided additional information:


Art Room         

Location: 6462 College Road  Lisle, IL

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School, adults

Program Topics: Drawing, Painting, Pottery and Craft

Info:  All day camp, half day camp.


The Avery Coonley School Summer Program    

Location:  1400 Maple Ave. Downers Grove, IL  60515

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: The Avery Coonley School Summer Program offers three two-week sessions of preschool programs for children who are 4 or 5, and a wide variety of enrichment classes and recreational activities for children who will be Kindergarten through 8th grade in the fall.


Bricks 4 Kidz Naperville    

Locations: Naperville, Plainfield, Lisle, Wheaton and East Oswego

Ages:  PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th

Program Topics: Lego Engineering STEM-Based summer camps that includes motorized model builds, games, challenges and activities centered around a theme with over several themes being offered throughout the summer.

Info: Summer Camp Themes – Stop Motion Movie Making, Comic Book Creations, Mining & Crafting, Super Heroes, CHIMA/Ninjago, Space Adventures, Extreme Expeditions & Bricks 4 Girlz.


C2 Education  


Naperville C2 Education-1160 E. Ogden Ave. Naperville, IL 60563

Naperville South C2 Education-2860 Showplace Dr. Naperville, IL 60564

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: C2 Education provides academic services including individualized subject tutoring, Standardized test help (EXPLORE, CogAt, TerraNova, MAP, AIMS Web),  ACT/SAT Boot Camp, College readiness help, College Essay writing help, study skills. etc.

Info: We welcome students grades K-12 to our differentiated and individualized tutoring classes.  Come spend some time with C2 this summer to help boost your GPA, prepare for standardized tests, learn proper study skills, and challenge your academic skills with our customized curriculum.


Camp Kupugani Multicultural Summer Camp       

Location: Leaf River, IL (90 minutes west of Chicagoland)

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: Less than two hours minutes west of Chicago, Camp Kupugani–in separate girls-only and boys-only sessions–provides a multicultural sleepaway camp that focuses on diversity and communication skills in a fun atmosphere, uniting children of varied backgrounds and providing them with empowerment and community-building skills, so that children aged 7 to 15 expand comfort zones and build character.

Info: Also have Mother Daughter Weekends for moms and daughters aged 4-14.


Center for Talent Development, Northwestern University     


PreK-Grade 3: Chicago, Elmhurst, Lake Forest, Naperville, Palatine and Skokie.

Grades 4-8: Evanston, Elmhurst

Grades 9-12: Evanston, Elmhurst, Chicago, Baltimore, Berkeley

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: Life-changing residential and commuter programs for academically gifted children, PreK–grade 12, at Northwestern University and other Chicago-area sites. Students delve into a subject of intrigue, build upon strengths and connect with a community of peers. Enrichment and credit courses in a range of subject areas. Single and multi-week programs.

Info: The CTD Summer Leapfrog Program provides fast-paced enrichment courses for students age 4–grade 3 who have demonstrated a keen, early interest in learning.


Dr. Cate’s Flute Camp    


Burr Ridge, June 16-20, 2014

Oswego, July 14-18, 2014

Ages: 6th – 8th

Program Topics: Flute, music

Info: For students entering 7th through 10th grades with at least one year experience playing flute.


Dycet Research Group  

Location:  Naperville School District 203

Ages: 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: Robotics, technology, programming

Info: Students work in teams of 2-3, and class sizes are limited to 18 students


Eye Level of Naperville 


1271 E Ogden Ave,  Naperville IL – 60563

3577 E Newyork St,  Aurora IL – 60504

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School               ]

Program Topics: Math Classes: includes Basic Math and Critical Thinking Math

Reading Classes:  Includes Reading, writing, inferencing, fluency and Vocabulary with lots of comprehension. Comprehension includes fiction and non fiction                                          stories.

Writing Classes: Step by step process of writing and all kinds of writing including letter writing.

Info:  Our Programs Help With:

Preparation for CoGATs, ISAT and other board tests

Common Core curriculum

Critical Thinking

Independent Learning


Fermilab Science Adventures    

Location: Fermilab Science Adventure classes are held at the Fermilab Lederman Science Center near the main entrance of Fermilab. Enter at Kirk Rd. (Farnsworth North exit of IL88) and Pine St. in Batavia, IL. For directions: http://ed.fnal.gov/maps

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics:  The Fermilab Science Adventure classes are student-centered, project-based classes which allow students to investigate science, mathematics and engineering topics such as physics, mathematics, scientists, biology and the history of science.


Green Earth Institute    

Location: McDonald Farm 10S404 Knoch Knolls Rd. Naperville IL 60565

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th

Program Topics: Nature discovery at our organic vegetable farm.


GreenApple Campus     

Location: DePaul University Naperville.  150 West Warrenville Road Naperville 60563

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: STEM, Robotics & Invention, Digital Media & Technology, Game Design, App Design, MinecraftEdu, KidsCode             “Hey Robotics, Digital Media & LEGO Maniacs! GreenApple® Campus offers creative, challenging STEM programs for kids preK to Grade 8. Exciting activities utilizing Robotics, LEGO, Digital Media & Technology! Game Design & App Design! Explore NASA! New this year MinecraftEdu & KidsCode!

Info:  At GreenApple Campus we see the possibility with Invention and Design. We challenge you to conquer the Quick Fire Challenge, Explore the Big Idea, develop your project prototype, build your team for the Lightning Round, the Amazing Race and create your digital masterpiece. Learn & build wild machines, cool contraptions & robotics, seek treasure & adventure, create a video game, learn to code and lots more! Check out Exploration Workshops where we bring the field trip to you.

Kid Innovation College   

Location: Highlands School

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th

Program Topics: Enriched academics which will include:  poetry, inventions, mathematics, algebra, speech, literacy, magic, code creation/breaking, movie creation, thinking games, vocabulary enhancement/development, and puzzles

Info: Kid Innovation College is a K-5th grade summer academic camp which provides a variety of enrichment over the entire spectrum of the curriculum.


Laboratory School for Science & Technology 

Location: Neuqua Valley High School (main building), 2360 95th Street, Naperville, IL 60564

Ages: 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: 2014 Physics Academic Camp for Middle School Students

Info:  A fun and active way of introducing students to high school physics and science.  The LSST Physics Program prepares students for the rigor of high school science classes. Summer online pre-registration:  http://goo.gl/W0PxaF


Loras All-Sports Camp   

Location: Loras College,Dubuque,IA & Monmouth College,Monmouth ,IL

Ages:  2nd Grade, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: Sports,marching band,teambuilding activites,social activities,awards based on Christian values,devotions,Olympic games,competition by age groups.

Info: The All-Sports Camps offers a unique opportunity for boys & girls ages 7-14 to receive instruction in a major sport,along with training in two additional minor sports of their choice selected from over 40 sports. All this takes place in an atmosphere that stresses Christian values,sportsmanship & citizenship.Campers enjoy all the benefits of a beautiful college campus,from athletic facilities to dining,while resident campers enjoy a taste of college dormitory living.




632 E Ogden Ave, Naperville IL 60563

3344 S Rte 59, #110 Naperville IL 60564

3150 E Ogden Ave, Unit E, Aurora IL 60502

Ages: 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: Elementary, middle school and high school math.

Info: Don’t let your children fall behind in Math during Summer. Trained instructors help you keep up, catch up or get ahead in Math. Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry and Calculus help will be provided in Summer.


Matrix Sports Camp        

Location:  Glenbard North High School Carol Stream, IL

Ages:  1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: Brand new to Chicagoland, Matrix Sports Camp has overnight and extended day options and organic meals included.  Anticipated sports for 2014 include archery, badminton, baseball, basketball, cheerleading, dance, fencing, football, golf, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, softball, swimming, track and field, volleyball, and wrestling. Two sessions will be offered in 2014, July 21-25 and July 28-August 1.

Info:  This camp’s tag line “Where Outer Game Meets Inner Game” gives a clue to its unique twist.  At the five-day camp, 2nd-9th graders choose three sports for their personalized “outer game” curriculum.   In between the instruction sessions and tons of fun activities, campers also learn “inner game” tools such as journaling, yoga, meditation, intention setting, affirmations, and visualizations.  Use code STAGE5014 to receive $50 off camp tuition.


Naper Settlement      

Location: 523 S. Webster Street.  Naperville, IL 60540  630-420-6010

Ages:     1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th

Program Topics: Science, art, geocaching, orienteering, pioneer days, treasure hunters, Civil War, Victorian life, and secret seekers.

Info: Naper Settlement attracts people from all across Illinois and the nation with award-winning, family-friendly exhibits, programs and special events. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.com<http://www.napersettlement.com>, “Like” us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, e-mail us at towncrier@naperville.il.us<mailto:towncrier@naperville.il.us> or call (630) 420-6010.


Naperville Park District   

Locations: Many conveniently located sites throughout Naperville.

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: Day Camps, Nature Camps, Arts Camps, Culinary Camps, Science and Technology Camps, Sports Camps and Golf Camps. Free Summer Concerts and Special Events.

Info:  Birthday Parties. Aquatics , Nature, Early Childhood, Arts, Culinary, Science and Technology, Fitness and Wellness and Athletics Programming.


Rosehill Montessori School        

Location: Rosehill Montessori School , 1203 Lisle Place.  Lisle, IL 60532

Ages: PreK-K

Program Topics: Summer Program includes academics using the Montessori Method with a focus on reading, math, and life sciences.  We also include a variety of games, nature walks, art classes, and field trips.

Info: Our Summer Camp teachers are trained to work with your child academically using the Montessori Method, yet also allow for unstructured recreational time.  We use a combination of schoolwork and leisure activities to keep children involved and excited about coming to school.  We also include a variety of field trips such as train trips to the Tivoli Theater and DuPage Children’s Museum, as well as walking trips to local Fire and Police Stations, Lisle Lanes Bowling Alley, and more.


Russian School of Mathematics    

Location: 932 N Wright Street, Naperville, IL 60563

Ages:  PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: RSM summer program is an intensive six week course that builds, develops and reinforces the work done over the year and gets the student ready for the year ahead.  It is also a great way for new students to introduce themselves to our program so they can get comfortable with our approach and prepared for the full year courses without the additional burdens they face during the school year.

Info: At RSM-Naperville, we believe that a quality mathematics education is one of the most powerful tools you can provide a child. We view the widespread aversion to math in the U.S. culture as a major problem. We strive to create a counter culture that embraces math as both exciting and useful. RSM is not just designed for students who intend to study math in college. It is designed to help widen opportunities in all fields by enhancing logic and critical thinking skills, developing math-specific abilities, and fostering a deep appreciation for the subject.


The School of Performing Arts    

Location: 200 E 5th Ave Suite 132 Naperville, IL 60563

Ages:     PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School, adults

Program Topics: Theatre: Pippin – Summer Musical, Triple Threat Musical Theatre Day Camp, Cabaret Camp, TV/Film Acting Camp, Improv, Show Choir, Vocal Jazz Experience with Pete Ellman Big Band.

Music: String Fling Summer Camp, Private Lessons in Piano, Voice, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Violin, Viola and Cello. Suzuki Method in Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano, Voice Classe for Ages 5-13, Jazz Program.

Dance: Choreography Intensive and Showcase, Musical Theatre Dance Camp, Poms Drills and Skills Camp, Sleeping Beauty Dance Camp, Dance Classes for all ages in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Contemporary and more!

Spectrum: Classes for students with Special Needs – Super Hero Camp for ages 9-99!”

Info:  To register visit www.schoolofperformingarts.com, stop by or call The School of Performing Arts’ Business Office at 630.717.6622.


School of Rock Naperville          

Locations: School of Rock Naperville is located at 220 N. Washington St. 2 blocks North of downtown Naperville.  All our summer camps take place on site.

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics: Beginner Guitar & Bass, Beginner Keys & Vocals, Rookies (program for beginner musicians 6 and 7 years old), Beatles Performance Camp, Songwriting & Recording


WeHaKee Camp for Girls          

Location: Winter Wisconsin        

Ages: 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School, Family Camp

Program Topics: Traditional summer camp program with arts, sports, theater, nature, water sports, swimming and so much more!

Info:  WeHaKee provides camp programs for girls from throughout the United States and the world.  We also offer a Family Camp and Mother Daughter camp. We are the only all-girl residential camp sponsored by a Catholic Congregation of Sisters.  Join us for a values-based, fun summer camp experience.


West Suburban Educational Associates  


300 E. Gartner Rd. Naperville. Grace United Methodist Church

Zion Lutheran Church.  111th & Bood Rd. Naperville”

Ages: PreK-K, 1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School, college & adult

Program Topics: 

June, July, August Class Options
4 week block on T,W,Th, 1 hr. per day – June 10-July 3
Mornings at Grace United Methodist Church & afternoons at Zion Lutheran Church
*Private tutoring available on a flexible schedule all summer, a.m. or p.m., any subject
*Private tutoring available for college students
*One week Half-Day Camps (Grades Pre-K-5)
*One week Phonics Workshop (Grades 2-4)
*One week August Brush-Up Reading Workshops (Grades 1-5)
*One week August Brush-Up Math Workshops (Grades 1-5)
*One week Study Skills Workshop (Grades 4-12)
*Four week Reading Comprehension (Grades 6-12)
*Four week Math Review (Grades 6-12)
*One week Math Camp (Grades 6-12)
*One week Reading Camp (Grades 6-12)
*High School Entrance Exam Prep
*PSAT Prep
*ACT Prep

Info:  We individualize each student’s program to meet his/her needs in order to build skills, build confidence & foster success.   Please see our website for rates and times or call (630)922-8100 for additional information.  Diane Nelson, Elementary Director/ Jennifer Bredberg, Secondary Director


Wildcat Ultimate Frisbee              

Location: Frontier Fields behind Neuqua Valley High School        

Ages: 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topic:  Ultimate Frisbee Summer Camp. We run a tremendous Ultimate Frisbee sports camp that runs two weeks over the summer.

Info:  We run one of the best Ultimate Frisbee camps in the nation. Wildcat Ultimate Frisbee Summer Camp has a tremendous staff. The campers even receive a jersey and Frisbee!


YMCA Camp Duncan      

Location: YMCA Camp Duncan is located in Ingleside, IL, 55 miles Northwest of Chicago.

Ages:     1st – 3rd, 3rd – 5th, 6th – 8th, High School

Program Topics:  YMCA Camp Duncan provides a unique program that allow each camper the independence to choose their own activities every day.  Activities include swimming (indoor pool), boating, arts & crafts, archery, blobbing, climbing tower, high ropes, sports, biking, and much more.  After dinner, we come together as a group in our all- camp evening activities, such as capture the flag, talent show or a game of Mission Impossible.              

Info:  YMCA Camp Duncan has Informational Meetings and webinars. Please visit our website at www.ymcacampduncan.org for more information about how you can learn more about the magic of Camp Duncan!