About the Camp

The Choir School’s five week summer camp focuses on daily instruction in math, reading and music. Your child will also engage in summer activities and field trips that incorporate art, drama, cooking and physical education. All campers are eligible for assistance through Delaware State Purchase of Care funding and for scholarships provided by our generous donors.

Facts At-A-Glance

  • Dates: June 28 – July 31, 2021
  • Times: Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 5:00pm
  • Location: 900 Washington St Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Cost to Families: $400 per Camper

Eligibility

  • Must be entering grades 5 – 12
  • Must live in the greater Wilmington, Delaware region
  • Must complete an audition  (no previous experience required)
  • Must apply for Purchase of Care (if child under 13 years of age)

Important Dates

Application Deadlines

May 1, 2021 @ 5pmEarly Bird Pricing EndsSubmit full payment for a $50 discount
June 21, 2021 @ 5pmEnrollment DeadlineRegular pricing applies
June 28, 2021 @ 8:30amReport Cards DueBring a copy of your child’s final report card to orientation

Audition Dates

Sunday May 16, 2021Various 30 min time slots (12pm – 5pm)
Monday May 17, 2021Various 30 min time slots (5pm – 8pm)
Sunday May 23, 2021Various 30 min time slots (12pm – 5pm)

Your child’s audition will last for approximately 30 minutes. No preparation is needed, and no musical background is required. There is a part for everyone no matter their vocal training or abilities. Students should prepare a song of their choice for the audition or choose from a pre-selected list.

Program Dates

Musical Performances (Sister Act)Thursday, July 29  |  Friday, July 30  |  Saturday, July 31
Cast PartySunday, August 1

Ready to Apply?

If you’re ready to register your child for summer camp, please complete our online application! Make sure you have the following information for your child ready before you begin:

  • Emergency contact information
  • Health history and insurance information
  • A payment method for your deposit

 

Complete Application

Program Goals

Our campers participate in a wide variety of educational activities at the Choir School and in the surrounding community. Every year is different: we guarantee a summer of safe and fun growth.

Academic Excellence

Reading & Math enrichment, project-based learning, PSAT/SAT prep

Practice & Performance

Musical theater performance, music training, dance practice, drama exercises

Extras

Swimming, field trips, cast party, transportation for students with summer jobs

Camp Cost

Please review the information below to ensure you are aware of your responsibility as a parent or guardian and the options available to you for payment.

Family Responsibility Breakdown

$2,500Full Program Cost
$2,100Scholarship Opportunity
$400Family Responsibility After Assistance

Additional Fees & Costs

$15 + $1/minuteFee for Late Pickup (after 5:05pm)
$15Fee for Absence (less than 24 hours notice)
$10Cost for Extra Camp Tshirt

Payment Plans

All campers must be paid in full by the June 28th deadline; however, we are happy to work with you on a payment plan to distribute your costs more evenly between your application date and the deadline. Please complete the online application to submit your deposit and select an available payment plan. Contact us to discuss additional scholarship funds if you are unable to pay the family fee.

Purchase of Care

The Choir School is a licensed facility participating in the Delaware Purchase of Care program.

Questions?

We’re happy to discuss questions about the camp schedule, your child’s needs, or your financial situation. Shoot us a note and we’ll get back to you right away.

Enroll Your Camper!

Complete the Online Application

You must complete a full application for each camper you register. Please have all of your child’s information ready before you begin, including health history and emergency contacts. We ask that you make your full payment or a deposit online after completion of your application.

Complete Application