Lower School Programs

Extended Day

Extended day programs are designed to provide enrichment, movement, and other activities for students after the school day ends at 3:15 pm on Mondays through Thursdays.

Extended Day Info

  • Open to all students in Grades 1-5 (except where noted)
  • 3:15 - 4:45 pm
  • Fall 2018 Session: Tue, September 11 through Tue, November 20, 2018

How to Enroll

  • Fall enrollment opens on Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at noon EST and closes on Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 4 pm (or sooner if activity fills).
  • Payment is required to secure your child’s spot in a program.
  • Registration/payment must be completed on the Smart Tuition website. We strongly recommend you follow these step-by-step instructions.
  • Once a program is full it will no longer be displayed on the Smart Tuition website.
  • Activities may be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.

Who to Contact

For program questions: Peter Hendrick, 781-314-9826

For reporting an absence: Email Peter Hendrick and Liz Kuzmicz

For billing questions: Kathy French, 781-314-9761, businessoffice@carrollschool.org


Fall 2018 Activities (Sep 11 - Nov 20)

Mondays/Wednesdays

Arts & Crafts / Mudworks
Leaders: Mrs. Guarino
Max: 8
Fee: $206

Individual, as well as, group arts and crafts projects. A wide range and exposure to crafts is the focus. Mrs. G always has something fun planned!

Fall Explorers
Leader: Mr. Gregory
Grades: 3, 4, 5 only
Max: 10
Fee: $206

Fall Explorers use the afternoon to discover connections within nature, the group, and themselves. Using our Yurt as a base camp, Explorers will have the opportunity to work on and develop their Bounders skills: building, crafting, tracking, and more. Our activities will be guided by group interests and weather.

Tuesdays/Thursdays

Girls Wellness Club (*New for 2018)
Leader: Ms. Zwetchkenbaum
Max: 8
Fee: $206

Join Miss Z for yoga, meditation as well as running and fitness activities. The programs emphasis will be on establishing bonds with our girls through wellness activities. We are very excited about this new offering.

Mad Science
Leader: Ms. Sampar
Max: 8
Fee: $206

"Mad Science" will be a combination of science and Makers. Fall's focus will be physics. We will do a variety of outdoor activities that explore movement, and kids will build catapults, soda bottle rockets, small boats, and egg drops. Look forward to the Winter session with activities that focus on electronics where kids will learn about simple circuits, make creations like Squishy Circuits (conductive dough). Spring will bring together art and science, and we'll do "colorful" science crafts.

Mondays through Thursdays

Recreational Games
Leaders: Coach Hendrick + Mr. McCoobery
Max: 20
Fee: $103 for 1 day/week; $206 for 2 days/week; $312 for 3 days/week; $424 for 4 days/week

Come join us for a variety of active and quiet recreational games played inside and outside. Our newly renovated artificial turf field will be a spectacular place to engage in active play. Build with Legos and other building materials, play board games and be involved in some special projects.

Bounders Trip: September 28 for 3rd & 4th Graders

Forest Friday Bounders Trip for Grades 3 & 4 (Climbing + Games)
Friday, September 28, 12:15-4:30 pm
Max: 12
Fee: $50

This trip combines two of our most popular Bounders activities. Students will get a chance to find their own route up our 50 foot climbing tower and play some of our forest games on the Lincoln Campus. While students are hiding and playing in the forest small groups will have a chance to improve their climbing skills on our high ropes course.

**Pick up 4:30 at Lincoln Campus

Bounders Trip: November 2 for 5th Graders

Forest Friday Bounders Trip for Grades 5 (Climbing + Games)
Friday, November 2, 12:15-4:30 pm
Max: 12
Fee: $50

This trip combines two of our most popular Bounders activities. Students will get a chance to find their own route up our 50 foot climbing tower and play some of our forest games on the Lincoln Campus. While students are hiding and playing in the forest small groups will have a chance to improve their climbing skills on our high ropes course.

**Pick up 4:30 at Lincoln Campus




Friday Programs

Every Friday, students are released at 12:15 pm. Friday programs are designed to provide fun activities and field trips for students on most of these Fridays.

Friday Programs Info

  • Open to all students in Grades 1-5 (except where noted)
  • 12:15 - 4:30 pm
  • Please pack/order lunch for your child

How to Enroll

  • Fall enrollment opens on Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at noon EST and closes at noon on the Wednesday prior to the activity (or sooner if activity fills).
  • Payment is required to secure your child’s spot in a program. Register early - some programs fill up quickly.
  • Registration/payment must be completed on the Smart Tuition website. We strongly recommend you follow these step-by-step instructions.
  • Once a program is full it will no longer be displayed on the Smart Tuition website.
  • No refunds or credit for trips your child does not attend.

Who to Contact

For program questions: Peter Hendrick or Nate Gregory (for Bounders trips) at 781-314-9826

For reporting an absence: Email Peter Hendrick and Liz Kuzmicz

For billing questions: Kathy French, 781-314-9761, businessoffice@carrollschool.org


Please Note -- There are no Friday Programs on Oct 12 and Nov 9.

Friday Programs Calendar (Lower School)

Animal Adventures Rescue Center (Bolton)
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Max: 40
Fee: $50
A great trip last year. Tons of critters to see and touch. Animal Adventures Website

NO FRIDAY PROGRAMS (All School)
Brooklyn Bounders (Somerville)
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Max: 40
Fee: $50
This has become one of our favorite indoor rock climbing places. Great facility and staff. Brooklyn Bounders Website

Movies at AMC Burlington
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Max: 40
Fee: $50
Students will see a current, age appropriate movie. Always fun .. snacks provided. AMC Burlington Website

NO FRIDAY PROGRAMS (All School)
Campus Fun, Bounders Theme
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Max: 40
Fee: $50
Mr. Gregory always has plenty up his sleeve for a great afternoon.