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Summer is here!

Summerhouse starts June 17.

Questions? Need help registering?

  • Contact Mason Kaye

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

June 17 – August 16, 2019

Flexible drop-in schedule | Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Day Program for ages 5-15*
Crew-in-Training Program for ages 12-17*

*Age on 9/1/2019

Summerhouse is open to the entire community.

Our program typically includes a mix of students from schools in
Los Angeles, the San Gabriel Valley, and beyond.

PARTNER PROGRAMS

Check out these other offerings at Sequoyah this summer!

Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Bootcamp (SIEB)

Organic Fruits & Veggies
Delivered to You at Sequoyah

Summer Cooking Classes

UNLOCKING POTENTIAL

Academic Workshops &
Test Prep Courses

9 Weeks of Summer 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
  • Morning and afternoon gatherings to share songs, share work, and play games
  • Morning and afternoon snacks provided
  • Flexible drop-in schedule – you can choose which days your child attends
  • Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Ages 5-15 (as of 9/1/2019)
A fun-filled Summerhouse Day...
7:30 a.m. Social Entry – Structure and field play
9:00 a.m. Welcome – Day preview
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

(Typical schedule, subject to change)

Summer is here!

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

Weekly Themes
WEEK 1 – 6/17–6/21

Olympics

WEEK 2 – 6/24–6/28

Out Of This World

WEEK 3 – 7/1–7/5

Wild Water Week

WEEK 4 – 7/8–7/12

Digital Landscape

WEEK 5 – 7/15–7/19

Rainbow Week

WEEK 6 – 7/22–7/26

Creative Exploration

WEEK 7 – 7/29–8/2

Tech Week

WEEK 8 – 8/5–8/9

Joyful Sounds

WEEK 9 – 8/12–8/16

Carnival

Program Activities

Creativity

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

Kitchen

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

Movement

  • Team Sports
  • Olympics
  • Dance
  • Yoga
  • Field Games
Lab
  • Coding
  • Math Games
  • Puzzlemaking
  • Chemistry 101
  • Rockets
DIY
  • Everyday Items
  • Farm-to-Table
  • Yarning
  • Wilderness Skills
  • Wood & Building
Language
  • Play & Skit Making
  • Storytelling
  • Story Illustration
  • Fonts & Lettering
  • En Español

(Activities subject to change)

Take it easy this summer!

Scroll down to learn more.
  1. Buy Summerhouse Day Passes.
  2. Bring your child on days that fit your schedule.
  3. Use your passes only for those days.

PREVIEW SUMMER

Come to our Open House!

Wednesday, April 24 & May 22
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Sequoyah’s K-8 Campus  |  535 S Pasadena Ave  |  Pasadena CA 91105   |  626-795-4351 x211

Sign up for updates and further details.

Register for Summerhouse

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

Tuition*

1 day: $109 per day
5+ days: $94 per day
20+ days: $82 per day
Unlimited Membership: $2,995

*Limited financial assistance may be available. Please contact Mason Kaye, Summerhouse Director, via email or call 626-795-4351 x211.

CIT Program

Learn about our CIT Program for ages 12-17. Download the CIT info flyer and application. Applications and letters of recommendation due May 15, 2019.

Create your Summerhouse Account

Create an account with your name and email address.

1.Fill in the requested information about your Summerhouse Kids.
2.Purchase Day Passes.
3.Enjoy the summer!
Need Help?

If you need assistance with registration or have any questions, please contact Mason Kaye, Summerhouse Director, via email or call 626-795-4351 x211.

Summerhouse is open to the entire community. Please join us!

Our program typically includes a mix of students from schools in Los Angeles, the San Gabriel Valley, and beyond.

REGISTER NOW!

New friends and adventures are waiting for you at Summerhouse!

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 part of a working team. Participants will learn lifelong skills like conflict mediation and First Aid/CPR, and grow through real job experience, working side-by-side with Summerhouse Crew.

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

TO APPLY: Download application and send in with two Letters of Reference. See instructions on the application. Submit application and letters of reference to Mason Kaye, Summerhouse Director via email by May 15, 2019.

Ages
12-17 (as of 9/1/2019)

Dates
Session 1:

Training – Jun 10-13
CiT Work – Jun 17-Jul 5

Session 2:
Training – Jul 1-3
CiT Work – Jul 8-26

Session 3:
Training – Jul 24-26
CiT Work – Jul 29-Aug 16

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

Tuition*
4-week Session – $350

*Limited financial assistance may be available. Please contact Summerhouse Director Mason Kaye via email or call 626-795-4351 x211.
Open to the entire community.

Our program typically includes a mix of students from schools in Los Angeles, the San Gabriel Valley and beyond.

Learn more about

How can I help?

I’m Mason Kaye, Director of Summerhouse, Daycare, and After-School Enrichment Programs here at Sequoyah School. I’m happy to help you with registration or answer any questions about our amazing Summerhouse program.

Please email me or call me at 626-795-4351 x211

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.

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