Elgin Academy’s Summer Program provides opportunities for active learning by offering a variety of enrichment, athletic, academic and creative programs for students in preschool through grade twelve. Participants can choose from a diverse selection of programs allowing them to follow their own interests and to personalize their summer experience. In EA’s Summer Program students develop self-confidence, try out new pursuits, assume leadership roles, and take risks with innovative new concepts in a supportive environment. Discover the possibilities this summer at Elgin Academy!

Elgin Academy’s summer programs are open to non-EA students.

Full, half day, and extended care options are available providing flexibility in summer scheduling.


Adventure Camp
Summer Theatre
Enrichment Programs



New Summer Programs Offered!

Elgin Academy has a number of exciting new summer programs offered this year. Take a look at the website for full descriptions and details on the following new programs;

  • Ready, Set, Read! Young Adult Book Club
  • Stop the Presses – Create a Online Student Newspaper
  • Adventures in Babysitting
  • American Sign Language
  • Engineering Adventures
  • Tennis Skills and Drills
  • Sports Camp
Summer Athletic Camps

Elgin Academy's summer Athletic Program strives to create an athletic atmosphere that plays a significant role in shaping the character, integrity, and sportsmanship of all student-athletes. Many great camps are offered this summer.

  • Sports Camp:  July 23-27, grades K-4
  • Girls Basketball:  June 18-22, grades 5-9
  • Boys Basketball:  June 25-29, grades 5-9
  • British Soccer Camps:  June 25-29, grades PS-8
  • US Volleyball:  June 25-29, grades 9-12
  • MS Volleyball:  July 16-20, grades 5-8
  • Tennis Skills and Drills:  July 9 - 27, grades 5-12

Morning, afternoon, and extended care programs are available to Athletic program participants. Early registration discounts end May 1st. Register today!

2018 Summer Program

Summer is just around the corner! Visit our website and check out all the great programs Elgin Academy is offering. There is something for everyone. from favorites like Musical Theater, Discovery Academy, Basketball, Volleyball, and ACT/SAT Prep courses to new programs, such as Young Adult Book Club, Engineering, Sign Language, Tennis, and Sports Camp,

Online registration is going on now. Contact Tanya Moore, Director of Summer Programs, at tmoore@elginacademy.org with questions.

Summer ACT/SAT Prep Classes

Gain an extra edge when taking the ACT/SAT by enrolling in a test preparation class. Join Elgin Academy's experienced College Counselors Doug Sept and Dan Raffety to brush up on your skills and learn valuable testing strategies. Register

  • English and Writing - July 16-20, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Science - July 23-27, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Mathematics - July 23-27, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Try Something New at EA This Summer!

Elgin Academy is excited to host a variety of enrichment programs on our campus this summer. Students can try a new skill, pursue an interest, or study concepts with greater depth and complexity. 

  • Ready, Set, Read! Young Adult Book Club: Fridays, June 15-27, 12:30-1:30 p.m. (Grades 6-9)
  • Stop the Presses, Create an Online Student Newspaper:  Fridays, June 15-27, 1:30-3:00 p.m. (Grades 6-9)
  • Adventures in Babysitting:  M-F, June 18-29, 10:00-11:30 a.m. (Grades 6-9)
  • Beginner American Sign Language:  M,W,F, June 11-22, 10:00- 10:55 a.m.(Grades 1-5) & 11:00- 11:55 a.m. (Grades 6-12)
  • Intermediate American Sign Language: M,W,F,  July 9-20, 10:00- 10:55 a.m. (Grades 1-5) & 11:00- 11:55 a.m. (Grades 6-12)
  • Engineering Adventures: M-F, June 18 – 22, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Grades 3-5)

For more information or to register click here.