Summer Camps at Fern Hill offer fun and unique programmes for children in Pre-school through Grade 8. Campers are grouped by age with programmes tailored to their specific needs.

An optional bus service will be available from our Oakville Campus. There will be an extra charge for bus service – please see our registration form.

Fern Hill provides a safe, air-conditioned environment with state-of-the-art facilities and outstanding instruction by experienced and highly qualified instructors.

FERN HILL CAMP INSTRUCTORS INCLUDE: Frank Bermejo, Fern Hill Staff and Experienced Instructors

CAMPS FOR CHILDREN CURRENTLY IN Preschool/JK/SK

June 24th – June 29th (Monday-Friday)   

CAMP WILD / COST: $305

Children will enjoy the opportunity to connect deeply with the natural world. They will engage with and explore nature, learn about forest, meadow and river habitats, play ecology games, build shelters and discover the beauty of the world around them. Join us as we run through the woods, splash through the streams and foster a love of nature!

July 2nd – July 5th (Tuesday-Friday)

SCIENCE CAMP / COST: $245

Children will be introduced to the magic of science. They will participate in creative science activities using readily available materials. Volcanos, slime, building rocket ships and other fun activities. Faces will light up as they discover the world of science!

July 8th – July 12th (Monday-Friday)

WORLD CULINARY TOUR / COST: $305

Children will learn about people, places and traditions from around the world through food. Get your taste buds and passports ready. They will prepare their own food like Pasta Monday, Taco Tuesday, Pot Pie Wednesday, Sweet Thursday and BBQ Friday. Parents – if you are lucky, there might be leftovers for you at the end of the day!

July 15th – July 19th (Monday-Friday)

BUCCANNEERS CAMP / COST: $305

Children will venture out to sea in the famous Lil’ Falcon Pirate Ship. There will be treasure hunts, treasure chests, parrots and who knows – a Lil’ Falcon might have to walk the plank!

July 22nd – July 26th (Monday-Friday)

WICKED LIL’ FALCON GAMES / COST: $305

Children will enjoy the opportunity for skill development and enhance their hand-eye coordination in a fun sports environment. They will also engage in many fun co-operative games!

July 29th – August 2nd (Monday-Friday)

CIRCUS CAMP / COST: $305

Children will enjoy circus activities like juggling, face painting, magic and balancing acts. They will experience a variety of circus skills, which will bring out their creativity!

August 6th – August 9th (Tuesday-Friday)

IMAGINATION CAMP / COST: $245

Children will get creative in our Imagination Camp. We will let their imagination run free through Arts, Craft, Dance and fun games. Imagine preparing for a glow in the dark party, searching for unicorns, finding your superheroes or preparing a mural as a group. Nothing will hold them back in our Imagination Camp!

CAMPS FOR CHILDREN CURRENTLY IN GRADE 1 – 8

June 24th – June 29th (Monday-Friday)

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: GR. 1-8 / COST: $305

Join us for an exciting week of Survivor and ‘Camping’ activities. Survivors, are you ready?!

July 2nd – July 5th (Tuesday-Friday)

INTRO TO BAND: GR. 4 ONLY / COST: $245 – Please Note: This camp is only open to Fern Hill Students enrolled at Burlington Campus

The Fern Hill Band Camp will provide a unique opportunity for children to engage in a variety of musical activities including skill development on their first instrument and daily performance opportunities. Trying a “second band instrument”, bucket drumming, conducting, singing and composition. We will also be sure to spend some time each day playing some non-musical games. Participants will be asked to bring their band instrument (piano and guitar will also be welcomed) for the duration of the camp. Mr. Tulloch is very excited for this inaugural band camp session!

July 2nd – July 5th (Tuesday-Friday)

WICKED SPORTS: GR. 1-8  /COST: $245

Our Falcons will enjoy the opportunity for skill development and enhance their hand-eye coordination in a fun environment. Children will engage in sports such as Baseball, Basketball, Bubble Soccer, Cricket, Flag Football, Quidditch and Volleyball as well as many fun co-operative games!

July 2nd – July 5th (Tuesday-Friday)

CREATIVE HUB ART & POTTERY: Gr. 1-8 /COST: $290

The Creative Hub brings the best of ‘Creative Insight Pottery’ and ‘Creativ Works’ together for the best Children’s Art & Pottery Camp around! With half a day of pottery and the other half of visual arts, children will be encouraged to explore the whole creative process while learning new skills and making their own creations come to life before their eyes. They will get to spend time on a real potter’s wheel and take home their work. 

July 8th – July 12th (Monday-Friday)

JR. SCIENCE / S.T.E.M CAMP: GR. 3-5 ONLY /COST: $305

This summer club offers a basic introduction to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). The aim of the camp is to use less formal ways to encourage, guide and motivate children to enjoy STEM subjects and having a whole lot of fun throughout the week. Some of the activities that we will work on throughout the week include a forensic investigation, water rockets, catapult building, microscopy, and an introduction to chemistry!

July 8th – July 12th (Monday-Friday)

FERN HILL DANCE, DRAMA, & ARTS: GR. 3-8 / COST: $350

Sing, dance and act your heart out! This camp will let you show off your dramatic talents in our DISNEY JR. KIDS musical production, while also letting you learn about what it takes behind the scenes to put a musical production together. You will audition and be cast in your role prior to the start of camp and spend your days learning your lines, blocking your acting scenes, practicing choreography and helping to design and build sets. Parents will be invited to attend our final show which will take place on Friday afternoon. Let the show begin!

July 8th – July 12th (Monday-Friday)

WICKED NERF: GR. 1-8 / COST: $305

Enjoy some friendly competition, team building and lots of fun with your teammates. Teams will compete with foam darts through obstacles and battle zones!

July 15th – July 19th (Monday-Friday)

FERN HILL DANCE, DRAMA, & ARTS: GR. 3-8 / COST: $350

Sing, dance and act your heart out! This camp will let you show off your dramatic talents in our DISNEY JR. KIDS musical production, while also letting you learn about what it takes behind the scenes to put a musical production together. You will audition and be cast in your role prior to the start of camp and spend your days learning your lines, blocking your acting scenes, practicing choreography and helping to design and build sets. Parents will be invited to attend our final show which will take place on Friday afternoon. Let the show begin!

July 15th – July 19th (Monday-Friday)

VIVA LA FRANCE: GR. 3-5 ONLY / COST: $305

Children will participate in various indoor and outdoor activities as well as many academic activities centered around learning and using French. Attending this French camp will give your young learner the opportunity to improve their skills in French as a second language in a welcoming environment that inspires learning, creativity and loads of fun!

 July 15th – July 19th (Monday-Friday)

WICKED SPORTS: GR. 1-8 / COST: $305

Our Falcons will enjoy the opportunity for skill development and enhance their hand-eye coordination in a fun environment. Children will engage in sports such as Baseball, Basketball, Bubble Soccer, Cricket, Flag Football, Quidditch and Volleyball as well as many fun co-operative games!

 

July 15th – July 19th (Monday-Friday)

CREATIVE HUB ART & POTTERY: GR. 1-8 /COST: $350

The Creative Hub brings the best of ‘Creative Insight Pottery’ and ‘Creativ Works’ together for the best Children’s Art & Pottery Camp around! With half a day of pottery and the other half of visual arts, children will be encouraged to explore the whole creative process while learning new skills and making their own creations come to life before their eyes. They will get to spend time on a real potter’s wheel and take home their work. 

July 22nd – July 26th (Monday-Friday)

WICKED NERF: GR. 1-8 / COST: $305

Enjoy some friendly competition, team building and lots of fun with your teammates. Teams will compete with foam darts through obstacles and battle zones!

 

July 22nd – July 26th (Monday-Friday)

CREATIVE HUB ART & POTTERY: GR. 1-8 /COST: $385

The Creative Hub brings the best of ‘Creative Insight Pottery’ and ‘Creativ Works’ together for the best Children’s Art & Pottery Camp around! With half a day of pottery and the other half of visual arts, children will be encouraged to explore the whole creative process while learning new skills and making their own creations come to life before their eyes. They will get to spend time on a real potter’s wheel and take home their work. A field trip to Joshua Creek Heritage Center will also take place in this fun-filled week.

July 29th – August 2nd (Monday-Friday)

WICKED SPORTS: GR. 1-8 / COST: $305

Our Falcons will enjoy the opportunity for skill development and enhance their hand-eye coordination in a fun environment. Children will engage in sports such as Baseball, Basketball, Bubble Soccer, Cricket, Flag Football, Quidditch and Volleyball as well as many fun co-operative games.

July 29TH – August 2nd (Monday-Friday)

CREATIVE HUB TRIPLE THREAT: DANCE, DRAMA & ARTS: GR. 1-8 / COST: $350

Children be taken through an imaginative week where they will use their love of visual arts, dancing and acting. They will explore rhythm, build sets, create costumes and dance!

August 6th – August 9th (Tuesday-Friday)

WICKED NERF: GR. 1-8 / COST: $245

Enjoy some friendly competition, team building and lots of fun with your teammates. Teams will compete with foam darts through obstacles and battle zones!

August 6th – August 9th (Tuesday-Friday)

CREATIVE HUB ART & POTTERY: GR. 1-8/ COST: $290

The Creative Hub brings the best of ‘Creative Insight Pottery’ and ‘Creativ Works’ together for the best Children’s Art & Pottery Camp around! With half a day of pottery and the other half of visual arts, children will be encouraged to explore the whole creative process while learning new skills and making their own creations come to life before their eyes. They will get to spend time on a real potter’s wheel and take home their

DAILY SCHEDULE

Fern Hill’s camp programmes run 9a.m. to 4p.m. Supervised breaks are provided for all children.

  • DROP OFF AND PICK UP
    • Camp programmes begin at 9 a.m. Upon arrival, we will meet in the gym. Children will be dismissed at 4 p.m. outside the upper doors.
  • LUNCH AND SNACKS
    • Children must provide their own lunches, snacks and drinks. Please ensure that all lunches and snacks are nut/peanut free. You may arrange with Axxis Catering at 905-407-6446, or order directly from their website https://fernhill.hotlunches.net. Access code for the lunch program is FHHL, if you are interested in its Camp Lunch programme.
  •  EXTENDED CARE
    •  Before care from 8 – 9AM @ $25/WEEK
    • After care from 4-5:30PM @ $37.50/WEEK
  • BUS SERVICE – Transportation is provided between Fern Hill Oakville campus and Burlington campus
    • $50 per week per child (MONDAY-FRIDAY)
    • $40 per week per child (TUESDAY-FRIDAY
    • Pickup time – Leave Oakville 8:15am- arrive Burlington 9:00am
    • Return time – Leave Burlington 4:15 pm – arrive Oakville 5:00pm
    • Please note times are subject to traffic
  • COMPLIMENTARY FRIDAY BBQ – On Friday, children will receive a complimentary BBQ lunch. Please ensure they still bring snacks for the day.

For further information or questions, please contact Frank Bermejo at 905-634-8652 or fhscamps@fernhillschool.com