2019 Highlights

Week 3 (July 15-19): Tot Scholars

Week 3 (July 15-19): Tot Scholars

Language Arts: Prose, Poetry and Alliteration - Pauline Williams We’ve had a lovely leap into the beginning of our week. We are a class taken to story, song, skipping and dancing. We seem to be impressed with little white ducks, green frogs and animals in costume...

Week 2 (July 8-12): Senior Scholars

Week 2 (July 8-12): Senior Scholars

Model UN: Historical Crisis Committee - Clark Thomson In 1953, the United Nations elected Dag Hammarskjöld as the second Secretary-General. The Senior Scholars have been exploring the global issues of Hammarskjöld's time, including relations between Israel and the...

Week 2 (July 8-12): Junior Scholars

Week 2 (July 8-12): Junior Scholars

Forensic Science - Laura Bader The budding forensic scientists have learned the basics of investigation, including the need to pay attention to fine details, to work together as a team, and to think outside the box to solve the mystery. Students have learned how to...

Week 2 (July 8-12): Youth Scholars

Week 2 (July 8-12): Youth Scholars

Upcycle: Trash to Treasure - Caitlin Sweeney The sky is the limit once you see how all your unwanted trash can become beautiful new treasures. The campers have been busy non-stop, eagerly beginning to see the potential in these formerly unwanted materials. So far...

 

Why Choose MFS Summer Camp Programs?

Our teachers…Our campus…Our attention to detail…Our personal touch

MFS Summer Programs offers a variety of weekly classes for children ages 3 – 17.  Spend a week immersed in robotics, Chinese language, watercolor, forensic science, Mock Trial, Scuba Diving, and more!  The majority of our Master Teachers are our own MFS teachers who are advanced professionals in their field of study.

Using classrooms, fields, courts, and resources on our 48-acre campus allows us to provide the best experience and most memorable summer for your child. Most every class is specifically designed each year with new curriculum which makes for a fun and engaging classroom session.

As a Quaker Day school, we are proud to extend those values into the fabric of our summer programming. Our weekly community-building activities are fun and offer a unique way to support each other with regard to collaboration, teamwork, and self-awareness.

Small class sizes, low student to teacher ratio…each family is cared for as part of the MFS community.

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A close-up look at courses from previous summers!

Week 2 (July 8-12): Tot Scholars

Look Up! The Science of Weather - Meredith Romea Our MFS weather watchers have started off their careers as meteorologists with success! They are learning not only about weather but also about working together as a group and making new friends. We will continue...

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MFS Summer Chemistry for Credit

Summer Chemistry - Drew Newman In Summer Chemistry, students have been modeling the properties of matter through a bunch of labs and hands-on activities. We explored how gases respond to pressure and temperature by crushing soda cans and launching rockets with...

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Week 1 (June 24-28): Senior Scholars

Mock Trial Turbo: Special Investigations - Clark Thomson Each day, we learn about a different piece of the process of a case. We've learned about opening and closing statements, direct questioning of witnesses, and cross-examination. This week's case, People of the...

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Week 1 (June 24-28): Junior Scholars

Jewelry Design and Wearable Art - Ailsa Stevenson We have had a busy two days in Jewelry Design and Wearable Art! We began by making leather cuffs on Monday, which involved softening the leather with water and using stamps to create a design. Students then used an awl...

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Week 1 (June 24-28): Youth Scholars

Chess with the Knight School - Coach Luke This week we have been covering the fundamentals of chess. The students have learned the names, movements and values of the pieces.  We will also be covering tactics such as the Modified Scholar’s Mate, Forking and the Ladder...

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Week 1 (June 24-28): Mini Scholars

Going Buggy - Andrea Bourne We have been looking at different types of insects and learning about their unique bodies. We are discovering new facts every day, including that ladybugs use their bright color to ward off predators. We painted and assembled ladybug art,...

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Week 1 (June 24-28): Tot Scholars

Artistic Explorations: Textiles - Garrett McVaugh It has been an exciting first few days in the Tot Scholars Program!  The children have been exploring different techniques with textiles, letting their creative juices flow.  Thus far we have done sewing with needles...

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Week 6 (August 6-10): Junior Scholars

Rocketry and Launching Things - Deb Bruvik In Rocketry & Launching Things, young scientists began the week exploring the science behind things that fly…specifically the basic forces of flight: gravity, thrust, drag, and lift. In our first challenge they made paper...

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Week 6 (August 6-10): Senior Scholars

Architectural Design with CAD - Tony Gore This week the scholars have been learning and experimenting with Cad Software to develop architectural designs. On Monday and Tuesday we began learning about the features of the software and currently, we are making our own...

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