Summer Day Camps

Elementary School Camps in NYC

Super Saplings Camp

Classic Day Camp for Rising 3’s and 4’s

One-week sessions from June 24 - August 2

Everyday with Super Saplings is a chance to learn, explore, and grow. Staffed by Corlears Pre-K teachers, our Super Saplings campers will spend their days playing in our beautiful yard, engaging with art and music activities, and building their own vibrant community.

Budding Branches Camp

Classic Day Camp for Rising 5’s and 6’s (Kindergarten and 1st Graders)

One-week sessions from June 24 - August 2

In Budding Branches, rising Kindergarten and 1st graders get all the joy and adventure of Camp Corlears, PLUS twice-a-week swimming at the nearby McBurney YMCA! With Corlears teachers serving as counselors and daily art, play, and investigation activities based around our fun weekly themes, Budding Branches is the perfect way to keep your 5 or 6 year old happy and growing over the summer.

Urban Explorers Camp

Nature, Arts, and Trip Camp for Rising 7’s - 11’s (2nd Graders through 6th Graders)

One eight-day session from June 24 - July 3

Explore the natural and artistic beauty of New York City with our Urban Explorers program! Campers will travel to parks and playgrounds around the city, taking in all the amazing play spaces that New York has to offer. Urban Explorers will ALSO go swimming on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the nearby McBurney YMCA.

Other Summer Camps Taking Place at Corlears:

Corlears provides space to other camps to run their independent programs on our school campus. Program offerings include:

Questions about Camp Corlears? Reach out to Alex Gelman, Corlears School Director of Auxiliary Programs and Community Engagement: