Summer Field Studies Mission

The Mission of the Summer Field Studies Program is to cultivate a fun community based atmosphere that generates a natural curiosity and an appreciation for the natural world around us.

Sample Daily Schedule

* This schedule is designed to provide an example of what a typical day may look like. Activities and educational learning experiences are not meant to follow strict timelines. These experiences will operate as an organic learning opportunity that allows students to engage in an authentic and experiential education.

Sample Schedule

(Please note times for activities are fluid)


Non - Excursion



9:00 am - 9:15 am

Welcome (check - in)

    • Before Care campers will be walked over to their group
    • Welcoming Activity

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Opening Activity

Morning Excursion

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Block 1

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Morning Snack Break

10:45 am - 11:45 am

Block 2

11:45 am - 12:15 pm

Block 3 / Lunch & Team Cooperative Activities / Swimming

Lunch / Team Cooperative Activities / Preparation for excursion and departure / Swimming

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Block 4

Afternoon Excursion / Snack Break

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Afternoon Snack Break

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Closing and Group Activity

    • Reflection Activity
    • Closing Activity

Arrival from afternoon excursion followed by reflection activity and a closing activity


3:00 pm

    • Campers will pack up their belongings and clean up their area
    • If enrolled in after care programming campers will be walked over to the after care program staff.