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TCH Summer Primary 

Summer Primary (3-6 year olds)

Summer at The Children’s House is the perfect blend of our prepared Montessori environments and a distinctive flavor of summer fun. Campers enjoy a variety of engaging activities within the familiar Montessori environment and curriculum. Summer highlights include:

  • Moomer’s Monday and Field Day Every Monday! Moomer’s ice cream party and field games in the courtyard for everyone.
  • Splash days including sprinkler fun
  • Cooking
  • Yoga
  • Crafts
  • Gardening
  • Bike parade

Enrollment preference is given to current TCH students until April 1st and TCH alumni from April 1st - 15th. After April 15th, registration is open to the greater community.

Summer Montessori Classroom 

Try Montessori this Summer!        

This class offers an ideal opportunity for children without Montessori experience to try out the program. Scheduling is flexible including the ability to enroll week by week. Enrollment should be completed on the form below.

Allie Cole, guide

All Year Montessori Classroom

Enrollment for the summer portion of the year-round classroom should be completed on the form below. A minimum schedule of 7 weeks and 5 mornings is required for this class.

Melissa Cole and Julie Shearer, primary guides

Weekly Session Rates for both Primary Classrooms

3 Mornings 8:30-12:30 $124/week 
3, 3/4 Days 8:30-3:30      $185/week
5 Mornings  8:30-12:30 $196/week (weeks 3 & 10 $157)
5, 3/4 Days 8:30-3:30 $252/week (weeks 3 & 10 $232)

• A $7.75/hour applies for care provided beyond the scheduled camp session.
• Four day weeks are pro-rated.
• A 10% discount is applied to schedules of 7 or more weeks.
• Requests for childcare before 8:30 and after 3:30 should be noted in the comments section of the form below.



Primary Guides:  




Check out the guides' bios at; http://traversechildrenshouse.org/classroom_staff.asp


Choose your schedule here:

Week 1, June 19-24

Week 2, June 26-30

Week 3, July 3-7 (Closed July 4th, pro-rated week)

Bike parade and picnic this week!

Week 4, July 10-14

Week 5, July 17-21

Week 6, July 24-28

Week 7, July 31- August 4

Week 8, August 7-11

Week 9, August 14-18 

Week 10, August 21-24 (Closed Friday, pro-rated week)


Please select payment plan:
(Please submit the $100 deposit on the link that appears on this page after hitting submit.)

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Billing Information

A $100 non-refundable deposit is due for each camper at the time of registration. 

Once your registration has been received, we will send you a confirmation for your schedule, a classroom supply list, and health and emergency forms that need to be completed and returned to the business office. Students who also attend during the school year should update their student forms online (SFO) through Children’s House online.

All summer tuition except the $100 deposit will be refunded if enrollment is cancelled or modified in writing by June 1st. Neither the deposit nor the tuition will be refunded for cancellations after June 1st. Schedule changes will be accommodated based on class availability.

Late Payment Charge
A late charge of $15 per month is assessed when the balance due is $25 or more and payment has not been received by the 10th of the month it is due.

Returned Check Charge
A charge of $20 is assessed for all checks or EFTs returned because of insufficient funds or invalid account numbers.

Late Pick-Up Charge
A fee of $20 is charged for every 15 minutes (or increments there of) a child is at school after closing time (5:30 pm).

A la Carte Childcare  
Childcare is available before and after summer classes as space permits. Arrangements may be made online using orderlunches.com. Directions for using this system will be included in your welcome packet. The school opens at 7:30am and closes at 5:30pm. Childcare used in addition to the hours specified on the summer confirmation form will be billed at $7.75/hour.

Summer Session Calendar
June 19 to August 24, 2017
The school is closed on July 4th for Independence Day

This page last updated on 2/1/2017.

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