Come spend your summer days exploring, finding new friends, and sharing in the joy of discovery.

A summer experience of inspired adventures designed to nurture curiosity and independence.

June 18 – August 17, 2018

Flexible drop-in schedule | Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Day Program for ages 5-15 (as of 9/1/2018)
Crew-in-Training Program for ages 12-15 (as of 9/1/2018)

9 Weeks of Fun!

A new theme each week.
Adventures, exploration and learning each day.

From astronomy to zoology, cooking with friends or playing your favorite game… you can dig deep every day or just hang out with us.

Summerhouse Program

  • An open framework with a wide range of free-choice activities open throughout the day
  • Sustained goal-oriented projects
  • Groups of 8-10 students paired with a Crew member
  • Circles – morning and afternoon gatherings to share songs, present work, and play games
  • Morning and afternoon snacks provided
  • Flexible drop-in schedule
  • Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Ages 5-15 (as of 9/1/2017)

A fun-filled Summerhouse Day…

7:30 a.m. Social Entry –
Structure and field play
8:45 a.m. Morning Circle –
All-group Meeting
9:00 a.m. Summerhouse Groups meet
9:15 a.m. Activity Areas open
10:00 a.m. Snack Station open
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m Afternoon Circle –
All-group Meeting
2:15 p.m. Activity Areas re-open
2:15 p.m. Snack Station open
4:00 p.m. Snack Station open
5:00 p.m. Last-hour Activities
6:00 p.m. Summerhouse closes

Weekly Themes

WEEK 1: 6/18–6/22

World Cup Mania

WEEK 2: 6/25–6/29

Out Of This World

WEEK 3: 7/2–7/6

Back To The Farm

WEEK 4: 7/9–7/13

Creative Exploration

WEEK 5: 7/16–7/20

To The Extreme!

WEEK 6: 7/23–7/27

Joyful Sounds

WEEK 7: 7/30–8/3

Tech Week

WEEK 8: 8/6–8/10

Wild Water Week

WEEK 9: 8/13–8/17

The Great Outdoors

Program Activities


  • Mud & Clay
  • Observational Drawing
  • Through a Lens
  • Found-object Art
  • The Natural World


  • Pickling
  • Jams & Jellies
  • Sauces & Sautéing
  • Baking
  • Cold Foods


  • Team Sports
  • Olympics
  • Dance
  • Yoga
  • Field Games


  • Coding
  • Math Games
  • Puzzlemaking
  • Chemistry 101
  • Rockets


  • Everyday Items
  • Farm-to-Table
  • Yarning
  • Wilderness Skills
  • Wood & Building


  • Play & Skit Making
  • Storytelling
  • Story Illustration
  • Fonts & Lettering
  • En Español

New friends and adventures are waiting for you
at Summerhouse!

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Day Passes

Our flexible drop-in program conveniently allows you to choose which days your child attends. Summerhouse can flow with your daily schedule, work around your vacation plans, and not impact your impromptu beach days.

Buy and use Day Passes for just the days your child attends. The more passes you buy at one time, the less the cost per day.


1 day: $89 per day
5+ days: $79 per day
20+ days: $69 per day
Unlimited Membership: $2,415

*Limited financial assistance may be available. Please contact Business Manager James Cooper via email or call 626-795-4351 x217.

Create your Summerhouse Account

Create an account with your name and email address.

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Login to your Summerhouse Account

1. Fill in the requested information about your Summerhouse Kids.
2. Purchase Day Passes.
3. Enjoy the summer!
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There are new adventures every day at Summerhouse.

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Crew-in-Training Program

Train and work with Summerhouse Crew.

Summerhouse Crew-in-Training (CiT), a four-week leadership program, is an opportunity for students to expand their understanding of responsibility, as well as their sense of self as a part of a working team. Participants will learn lifelong skills like conflict mediation and First Aid/CPR, and grow through real work experience working side-by-side with Summerhouse Crew.

Our CiT Program includes a one-week, full-day training intensive followed by three weeks of hands-on work experience. See info sheet for more information.

Download application and send in with two Letters of Reference. See instructions on the application. Submit application and letters of reference to Mason Kaye, Director of Daycare and After-school Programs. Email application here or send via post to:
Mason Kaye, Sequoyah School, 535 S. Pasadena Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105

DOWNLOAD CIT Info & application

12-15 (as of 9/1/2018)

Session 1:

Training – Jun 11-15
CiT Work – Jun 18 – Jul 6

Session 2:
Training – Jul 2-6
CiT Work – Jul 9-27

Session 3:
Training – Jul 23-27
CiT Work – Jul 30 – Aug 17

Training Hours –
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
CiT Work – 6-hour shifts TBD based on availability

4-week Session – $300

*Limited financial assistance may be available. Please contact Business Manager James Cooper via email or call 626-795-4351 x217.

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Summer will be here
before you know it!

Ask Mason about Summerhouse.

Learn more.
Send your questions to
Mason Kaye

Summerhouse Program Director


Sequoyah School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation or family structure in the administration of its admissions.