Summer Camp in Goleta, CA
Our well-qualified and experienced staff has great knowledge, and understanding of children. Our teachers assist the children in communicating successfully with others, while developing a positive ... Read more
Rainbow School offers a rich and challenging environment where children develop social, intellectual, physical, and learning skills. Working and busy parents can be confident that their children are ... Read more
Children in the Rainbow School summer camp program are free to join any activities presented by
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(Ages 4-6 Years Old)*see below for 1st grade and up
Join us for weeks of:
safe, secure, enriching summer fun!
The world around us:
the pre-k summer camp will explore our world
this summer through the exploration of things beyond (space) & long ago
(dinosaurs), things in the sky, on the land and in the water. This will evolve
through arts & crafts, science, guest speakers, and with other creative
The pre-k summer campers will be acting and
dialoguing while performing for the pre-school and school-age summer camp
children and staff.
The fairy tale showstoppers will be…
- the 3 bears
- the 3 billy goats gruff
- the 3 little pigs
- the gingerbread man
- caps for sale
- beach day
- a day at the park
- talent show
- family bbq
- fiesta celebration
Throughout pre-k summer camp
there will be arts & crafts, indoor/outdoor games & activities, cooking
& science projects.
Campers will be exploring nature through the
study of plants & animals, the environment & ocean life and how to keep
our beaches & community clean. There will be guest speakers from all of
these areas and more.
Please check the camp bulletin board &
newsletter for more info.
|7:30-9:00||Arrival, arts, & crafts|
|9:00-9:30||group meeting-music, dance, stories,
introduction of daily activities|
|9:30– 10:30 ||theme related activities|
|10:45-11:30 ||organized outdoor activities|
|11:30-11:45 ||closing group meeting of am activities|
|11:45-12:30 ||lunch, pick up of am campers|
|12:30-2:30 ||rest & quiet time|
|2:30– 3:30 ||inside/outside group activities|
|3:45-4:30 ||theme related activities|
|4:30-5:00 ||organized outdoor activities|
|5:00-5:30 ||small group activities, puzzles, games|
Rainbow school t-shirts available. If
interested, they may be purchased at the office.
A safe, secure, noncompetitive stimulating
environment for children entering first grade and up
Rainbow School Summer Camp
is an all-day or half day camp for children entering 1st grade and up, starting
June through August. Daily field trips and activities will vary from week to
week and all trips and activities are designed to be age appropriate.
three or five day schedule will be available during the summer. One-week
sessions of camp are offered. Each session runs Monday through Friday.
A variety of age
appropriate choices will be offered. Campers will be painting, drawing,
learning crafts, making ceramics, building sculptures, weaving, sewing &
cooking. They will be playing board games, outdoor games, and sports.
The campers may also be writing stories and
poetry, reading & acting in plays, singing, dancing & playing musical
instruments. They may choose nature studies, science experiments, chess,
bowling and more.
There will be guest speakers from the Santa Barbara
museum of natural history, the humane society, the sea center, the Santa Barbara
museum of art, the botanical gardens, the fire department, the Audubon society
Field trips will be
offered daily. Our trips are selected for their natural, cultural, historical
or recreational interest to the campers.
trips will include trips to local parks, beaches and more. The following is a
partial list of the places the campers may visit:
Railroad Museum, Stowe House, Santa Barbara Historical Museum, Museum of
Natural History, the Court House, Museum of Art, Zoo, Botanical Gardens, El
Presidio State Historical Park, Santa Barbara Mission, Nature Conservancy, Sea
Center, Stearns Wharf, Goleta Pier, & Maritime Museum.
A mid-morning and
mid-afternoon snack will be served. Campers will need to bring a bag lunch
and a beverage. (No lunch boxes or thermos bottles please.)
purposes, campers are REQUIRED to wear a Rainbow T-Shirt each day. T-Shirts are
may be purchased at the school in a rainbow of colors.
rubber soled sneakers are recommended. Thongs or sandals for beach trips only.
Please label all your child's clothing.
Please provide your child
with a labeled back pack and a labeled towel & swimsuit.
Our well qualified and
experienced staff has great affection, knowledge and understanding of children.
Our teachers assist the children in communicating successfully with others
while developing a positive respect for themselves. All our teachers are
qualified in CPR & First Aid