Summer Camps

Summer Program Availability

Week 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7 are currently Full .

it is not too late to enroll, we still have few spots available in the following weeks:

- Week 7 (2 spots)

- Week 8 (2 spots)

There is a waitlist for weeks that are already full in case of cancellation. Please contact us if you would like your child to be on the waitlist for a specific week that is already full.


The Little French School

Summer Program 2018

Lane Community College Child and Family Center

4000 East 30th Avenue, Building 25, Eugene, OR 97405.

Summer Phone Contact: 541-517-3663

The Little French School, a French immersion preschool, is excited to offer weekly French enrichment summer camps this year for 3 to 8 year olds from June 25 to August 17, 2018. Each week is a new theme taught by French-speaking teachers. Use the form below to request a summer schedule for your child. If you have more than one child who will be attending the program, please submit the form once for each student.

Our camp is open to toilet-trained (as of their first day of camp) current, incoming, and alumni LFS students 3 – 8 years old as well as other students in the community interested in learning French. Beginners are welcome! We will be located during the summer at Lane Community College Child and Family Center, 4000 East 30th Avenue, Building 25, Eugene, OR 97405.

The school opens at 8:00 am and closes at 5:30 pm during the camp.

Our space in summer camps is limited to 13 spots each week, so we accept registrations on a first-come, first-served basis until the camps are full. Camps usually fill up quickly so please enroll ASAP by clicking on this link: https://register.runsandbox.com/?form=d6f056f2-8b71-477d-80da-e99878615bac. You can expect a follow-up email once your request has been received and processed. Please allow some time. Your email will confirm the week(s) in which you have successfully enrolled. If you are placed on the waitlist for a given week, we will let you know, and then notify you again if a space opens up. If your child is new to The Little French School, you will also need to fill out a paper format of the enrollment application.

Payment is made online via Sandbox or by check. You may drop your payment check in our tuition box (at our current location on City View or in our classroom at LCC when summer starts), or mail it to our regular mailing address at 1717 City View, Suite 5, Eugene, OR 97402. All checks are payable to the order of The Little French School. We do not accept credit card payments at this time.

If you need to change your registration after submitting a request, please let us know ASAP by emailing littlefrenchschool@gmail.com. If you have any questions that are not addressed on our website https://www.littlefrenchschool.org/, please direct them to the same email address.

If you need to reach us during our summer program, please call: 541-517-3663.


Tuition and Fees

Please select your requested schedule for your desired week(s) of summer programs. Camps start at 8:30 am, but early drop-off is available at 8 am for no additional cost. Three pick-up times are available for you to choose from. Your cost is calculated by the week, based on the schedule you request. The rates below include all fees (snack, supplies, field trips, and registration).

8:30 am - 12:30pm: $186

8:30 am – 3:30 pm: $233

8:30 am – 5:30 pm: $262

Prorated tuition for the week of July 4th

8:30 am - 12:30pm: $149

8:30 am – 3:30 pm: $187

8:30 am – 5:30 pm: $210


Weekly Themes

Week 1: Food and Fun (Baking and Fun): June 25 - 29, 2018

Who knew that food could be so fun! Join us to make some delicious desserts, prepare creative snacks, and do some cool food art. We will go to Thistledown Farm on Thursday to pick berries for a baking project on Friday. Campers will take home their desserts to share with their families. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 2: 3-2-1 Blast Off! (Outer Space): July 2 - 6 (No school on Wed, July 4. Tuition prorated.)

Travel to outer space to learn about planets, stars, black holes, meteorites, and much more through fun crafts, singing, and imaginary play. Campers will turn into astronauts and engineers. They will make a giant rocket ship! Campers will go one day to the planetarium in Eugene.

The countdown has begun! There will be sprinkler and water play for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 3: Watch Me Grow (Gardening): July 9 - 13, 2018

Hands-on camp! If your child loves digging, planting, and art, this camp is perfect. Campers turn into gardeners and artists. There will be lots of planting, painting, singing, and stories.

On Thursday, we visit the Rose Garden and take a nature walk to smell the beautiful roses and learn to draw a rose step-by-step using colored pencil art. We will also drive our fun school bus to Gray’s nursery to choose a potted flower for a special project on Friday. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 4: Once Upon a Time (Fairy Tales): July 16 - 20, 2018

Join us for an incredible week filled with tales, songs, and crafts. Every day we will take the campers on an amazing journey based on a new kid’s tale. We will do some role-playing, dress-up, and use our imagination to create our own stories. On Friday, campers will go for an enchanted walk in the magical forest of Alton Baker park. There will be sprinkler and water play for those staying through 3:30 pm.



Week 5: Let’s Go Legos 1 (Lego Fun): July 23 - 27, 2018

Who does not like to build with Legos? Sorry, parents, this camp is only for kids! Build a castle, a spaceship, a boat, and more. Each day, we explore a new theme, reinforcing that theme with our Lego creations, song, and dramatic play. Use your imagination and make your own creations individually or in groups. Campers will go one day to the Science Factory. On Friday, campers will display their best creation for parents to see. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 6: Around the World in 5 Days (Exploring Cultures): July 30 - August 3, 2018

Put your explorer hat on!! Campers will explore one continent per day through music, various art and crafts, songs, foods, and games! Join us on our fun adventures as we travel the world. On Wednesday, campers will go the Eugene Public Library for a fun story time. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 7: School of Wizardry (Wizards and Potions): August 6 - 10, 2018

If you like science experiments, potions, and magic, this camp is for you! You will make a tornado in a bottle, slime, magic wands, and much more. Abracadabra - the magic has begun!

On Friday, campers will go for a hike in the mystical forest of Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.

Week 8: Let’s Go Legos 2 (Mythical Creatures): August 13 - 17, 2018

This camp is so popular, we decided to bring it back for a second time, but with a new twist! Create and build mythical creatures, fairy lands, castles, and dragons. Let your imagination go wild. On Friday, campers will display their best fantastical creation for parents to see and will go berry picking at Thistledown Farm to make a delicious smoothie for lunch. There will be sprinkler and water play everyday for those staying through 3:30 pm.


Payment

Please submit your payment at the latest by June 15. You can pay by check or online via your parent portal account in Sandbox.

Note: If your child is enrolled in multiple weeks (more than 3 weeks) in July or August, you may choose to pay in installments:

Payment for all July camps are due by July 1st

Payment for all August camps are due by August 1st

Discount

We offer a sibling discount of 7% off the combined tuition rate for families with two enrolled children, and 15% off for families with three enrolled children.

The payment of 50% of the weekly camp fee is due at the time of the registration in order to hold your child’s space in each camp, and the remaining balance will be payable before the beginning of each week of your camp, or you may settle everything upfront in one payment.

Cancellation Policy

If you wish to cancel one or more weeks after you have reserved a camp(s), we ask that you provide as much notice as possible. If you provide 30 or more days’ notice, you will receive a full refund minus the $25 registration fee. If you provide less than 30 days’ notice, you will receive a 50% refund for the canceled week(s) minus the $25 registration fee.

Other Information

Parents/Guardians of enrolled students will receive more information about what to bring, our summer contact information, and other procedural updates by email before summer gets started. If you have specific questions in the meantime, please email us at littlefrenchschool@gmail.com or call us at 541-345-3818!

Thank you in advance for joining us!