General Camp Info

Dates:

June 25th-July 27th ( weekly sessions available )

Hours:

8:30am-3:00pm Monday –Thursday
8:30am-1:00pm Fridays

Email: camp@thedienerschool.org for more information

Weekly sessions available:
$675 per week if you sign up by April 13th.
After April 13th the price is $725 per week

To Enroll

Non-Diener Students:

Complete the 2018 Summer Camp Application and submit a $50 camp application fee to The Diener School.

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Current Diener Students:

Email: camp@thedienerschool.org with dates of enrollment and submit a $100 deposit to The Diener School here:
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*Deposits and Application Fees can be paid by check. Please make check payable to The Diener School.

Our Camp Program:

Our 5-week summer camp is designed to provide an engaging and therapeutic environment for elementary school campers (ages 5-13) who thrive in a supportive and structured small-group setting with varied opportunities for inclusion with typical peers.

Camp Schedule Features:

  • Inclusion activities partnered with The Bullis School’s Bulldog Camp
  • Thematic weeks with multi-sensory activities
  • Speech therapy and occupational therapy integrated into the program
  • Focus on development of social skills and executive functioning strategies
  • STEAM activities throughout the week
  • Reading and mathematic skills practice incorporated into weekly themed activities
  • Programming provided by Diener School staff

Themes and Field Trips:

  • Air and Space
  • Super Heroes
  • Mad Scientists
  • Toy Shop
  • Pirates

Here is a sampling of the field trips from the past. We are still planning our new and fantastic field trips for summer 2018. Stay tuned!

  • MOCO Movement Center
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Butler’s Orchard
  • American History Museum
  • The Original Playhouse
  • Port Discovery
  • Germantown Sprayground

Therapeutics & Academics:

Language Arts and Math practice will be incorporated into the weekly themed activities. Activities are planned so that students can practice and maintain their current skills through hands-on, experiential learning.

Push-in Speech and Occupational Therapies will be incorporated into our weekly schedule for all students. These push in therapies are included in the price of tuition. This year we will also be offering individual pull out therapeutic sessions for students for an additional fee.

Inclusion Program:

The Diener Summer Camp offers time for inclusion with the Bullis Bulldog Camp. In order to ensure success during these times, we work with our campers on social thinking and pragmatics. Inclusion activities are facilitated by Diener School staff in order to ensure optimal social skills development.