Summer Programs at Villa Maria School

“Villa Maria’s summer session helped our child to not only maintain his skills but deepen his understanding. He had an awesome time and were much more prepared for September’s return to classes.”

Parent of a 5th grader

Does your child want to maintain and strengthen his or her academic skills while enjoying athletics, arts, and technology like 3-D Printing and Lego Robotics?

Then come join our community for the Villa Maria 2019 Summer Session!

With over four decades of success in inspiring students with learning differences, Villa Maria School is proud to offer a July Summer Session rich in academic skills development and fun-filled activities. Led by the veteran faculty and staff of Villa Maria School, the program is a microcosm of our traditional school day, augmented with extra-exciting afternoons of athletics, arts, technology and more.


Villa Maria School Summer Session is for students entering grades 1-8

Dates, Hours and Sample Schedule

July 1 through July 19 with no classes on July 4.

The Summer Session Daily Schedule begins at 8:30 AM and ends at 1:30 PM. Each day includes three one hour academic modules of Reading, Writing, and Math, followed by lunch and afternoon activities such as arts, athletics, technology, and games.

  • 8:15 – 8:30 AM: Arrival and check-in
  • 8:30 – 8:45 AM: Homeroom
  • 8:45 – 9:45 AM: Module 1 (Reading, Writing or Math)
  • 9:45 – 10:00 AM: Snack and Break
  • 10:00 – 11:00 AM: Module 2 (Reading, Writing or Math)
  • 11:00 – 12:00 PM: Module 3 (Reading, Writing or Math)
  • 12:00 – 12:40 PM: Lunch and Recess (bring your own lunch)

12:40 – 1:20 PM: Outside games on our seven acre campus including but not limited to:

  • Gaga Ball
  • Playground Tag
  • Soccer and Basketball
  • Thursdays are water-game days
  • Athletics are moved into our gym on rainy days
  • 1:20-1:30: Homeroom for wrap-up and plan for tomorrow
  • 1:30 PM: Pick-up and dismissal

Student Goals and Outcomes:

All students will be asked to submit a student learning profile summary and any academic assessment materials prior to the start of summer school to formulate a program tailored for your child’s success. Parents will receive a narrative summary at the end of the three-week session outlining their child’s progress and performance and potential future goals.

Summer Session Tuition:

The cost for the three-week session is $3,300. Students are expected to enroll for the entire duration of the program and we do not prorate tuition for students who plan to only attend portions of the program. Full payment is required in order for the student to be officially enrolled.

When paying by credit card:
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Further Questions

Contact Stephen Bennhoff, Assistant Head of School for Admissions and External Relations at 203-322-5886, ext. 104 or by email at

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