Rising 1st-2nd Grade

Classes and Pricing

List of 6 items.

  • Best Buddies (Sessions 1 and 2)

    Buddies enjoy making friends and welcome opportunities to try new things. Campers are assigned a Best Buddies group and will spend the morning and lunch with a team of core counselors. Each day will be filled with exciting arts and crafts, outdoor play, games, activities, and more! Buddies will join other groups in 1st and 2nd grades for an array of afternoon activity choices, some offered by the core counselors and some by specialized instructors.

    Grades
    • Rising 1st to 2nd Grade
    Availability
    • Sessions 1 (June 17–July 5) and 2 (July 8–26)
    Pricing
    • Session 1: $1455 (prorated for camp closures on June 19 and July 4); Session 2: $1675
    Application Fee
    • $75 per camper
    • Non-refundable
    Deposit
    • $200 per camper
    Sample Schedule
    • 8 am to 12 pm: Best Buddies Group Time
    • 12 to 1 pm: Lunch/ Recess
    • 1 to 3:15 pm: Afternoon Choices
  • Hola Español (Sessions 1 and 2)

    Campers will spend their mornings speaking, listening to, and understanding Spanish through various activities. They will cook, perform music, dance, tell stories, and participate in games and arts-and-crafts projects. This is a heterogeneous grouping of skill levels. In the afternoon, they will choose from several non-academic options. 

    Grades
    • Rising 1st to 3rd Grade
    Availability
    • Sessions 1 (June 17–July 5) and 2 (July 8–26)
    Pricing
    • Session 1: $1455 (prorated for camp closures on June 19 and July 4); Session 2: $1675
    Application Fee
    • $75 per camper
    • Non-refundable
    Deposit
    • $200 per camper
  • Summer School (Sessions 1 and 2)

    With the academic needs of our campers in mind, this is an all-day infusion of fun and learning. Campers will brush up on academic skills while taking breaks for fun activities and games. In the mornings, they will focus on literacy in our Amazing Authors program and their math skills in the Number Ninjas program. In the afternoon, they will choose from several non-academic options. 

    Grades
    • Rising 1st to 2nd Grade
    Availability
    • Sessions 1 (June 17–July 5) and 2 (July 8–26)
    Pricing
    • Session 1: $1455 (prorated for camp closures on June 19 and July 4); Session 2: $1675
    Application Fee
    • $75 per camper
    • Non-refundable
    Deposit
    • $200 per camper
  • Swim Lessons Add-on (Sessions 1 and 2)

    Want to add a little time in the water to your summer camp experience? This add-on package will give campers a 30-minute group swim lesson three to four mornings per week. 

    Ages/Grades
    • 3 to 5, or
    • Rising 1st to 2nd Grade
    Availability
    • Sessions 1 (June 17–July 5) and 2 (July 8–26)
    • Can be combined with Pre-Primary Playmates, Kindergarten Club, Best Buddies, and Summer School
    Pricing
    • $350
  • Aquatics Camp (Last Call)

    This full-day session will offer swim lessons, skill-building, and pool games. Assessments on the first day of each camp session will ensure readiness for this program. Campers will be grouped and placed in ability groups.

    Grades
    • Rising 1st to 4th
    Availability
    • Last Call Mini-Camp (July 29–August 2)
    Pricing 
    • $650
    Application Fee
    • $75 per camper
    • Non-refundable
    Deposit
    • $200 per camper
  • Super Mario (Last Call)

    Lowell’s own Super Mario will lead campers on a week-long adventure bursting with thrills and excitement. Whatever you want...it’s in there! Woodworking, hiking in Rock Creek Park, soccer, board games, arts and crafts, and more!

    Grades 
    • Rising 2nd to 4th Grade
    Availability
    • Last Call Mini-Camp (July 29–August 2)
    Pricing
    • $600
    Application Fee
    • $75 per camper
    • Non-refundable
    Deposit
    • $200 per camper
Lowell families receive a dedicated link via email for priority registration, valid December 15 at 9 am to December 31 at 11:30 pm. On January 1, registration opens to the public at the link above.

SUMMER 2024

SESSION DATES
  • Session 1: June 17 to July 5 (closed June 19 and July 4)
  • Session 2: July 8 to July 26 (half day July 26)
  • Last Call Mini-Camp: July 29 to August 2
  • Most rising 6th–9th grade camps last one week. See a full schedule
CAMP HOURS
  • Sessions 1 and 2: 8 am to 3:15 pm (half-day schedule available for Rising Pre-Primary/Pre-K)
  • Last Call Mini-Camp: 9 am to 3:15 pm
EXTENDED CARE
  • Available Sessions 1 and 2; not available during Last Call Mini-Camp
  • Early Bird Drop-Off: 7:30–8 am, $105/session
  • After Care: 3:15 to 6 pm, $475/session
  • Spaces limited
Lowell School is a private PK-8th grade school located in NW Washington, DC. Our mission is to create an inclusive community of lifelong learners in which each individual is valued and respected.