RITES Academic Summer Programs at Wheeler Fight Brain Drain This Summer in a Fun and Friendly Environment! Let your child discover the joy of successful learning with multi-sensory, interactive, supportive, academic summer programs. For well over a decade, Wheeler has partnered with local education experts Rhode Island Tutorial & Educational Services (RITES) to provide quality academic experiences. Whether you are [...]
Debate Camp July 15th – 19th 2019 Students in 5th – 10th grade Back by popular demand! Wheeler Summer has partnered with Debate Camp to provide a one-week program this summer. Debate Camp provides one-week summer camp programs in Public Speaking, Debating and Model United Nations for students eager for new ideas and a boost in their skills, confidence, and ability with [...]
Soccer – In partnership with Cannon Soccer Acadmey (ages 6 – 12) Wheeler Summer has partnered with Cannon Soccer Academy to offer a half-day of soccer instruction with a half-day of traditional camp activities. Soccer Camp is a great fit whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player: our program is designed to help players [...]
Imagination Station: Fairy Tales (ages 6 - 9) Is your child enchanted and delighted by the wonderful world of Fairy Tales? Come along with us on this magical and fanciful journey into the world of fairy tales and the characters that are so charming. Get lost in the captivating forest of the Wheeler Farm [...]
Imagination Station: Bugs, Insects and Animal Habitats (ages 6 - 9) Are you ready to explore the amazing world of bugs, insects, and their animal habitats with Meghan and Michelle? Come along with us on our adventure in the woods and learn about the wonderful world of insects and bugs. Through hands on exploration, [...]
Yes! For the safety of the campers and convenience for the caregivers we have a very specific plan during the morning transition time. A counselor will load and unload the camper (s) from your vehicle. If however, you do need to park your car, there are designated spots available within the main parking lot of the [...]
Wheeler Summer campers need appropriate clothing for the weather and their activities - including swimming! Items to bring include (but are not limited to) lunch, snacks, a full water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, a hat, and swim gear. Campers should not bring money, electronic equipment, valuables, gum or candy.
We will place your child based on age, grade, gender, length of stay and if they are new or returning. We strive to create groups where children will meet new friends within a similarly aged/ coed group.
Broadcasting Camp (ages 10 - 14) Ever wonder what it’s like to be a sportscaster? Learn the basics of radio broadcasting/internet streaming, and have your own radio show on the air, live from the Wheeler Farm! Broadcasting Camp will be lead by Wheeler faculty: David Schiano: Veteran 14 year faculty member of Wheeler School. [...]
Chess Camp (ages 8 - 12) Chess is fun and it sharpens a wide variety of important thinking skills like problem solving and decision-making. Chess also builds confidence and perseverance. In this one-week, half-day chess camp, we’ll emphasize chess fundamentals and good sportsmanship. Beginners are welcome! In addition to lots of play, we’ll learn endgame [...]