Vacation Days (Kindergarten-8th Grade)

Vacation Day Adventures

Unique full-day programs on Chicago Public Navy Pier PaintingSchool holidays, institute days, and conference days. Vacation Day Adventures include field trips, sports activities, theme days, arts & crafts, recreational games, and other special entertainment.  Registration opens 1 month in advance for each date (see bundle option below for early registration). Please send a note to to be notified of rates, dates and schedules.

While attending our (no-school) Vacation Days your child will:

  • Enjoy a day off from school in our adventure days modeled after our summer day camp
  • Take field trips or participate in theme days such as pajama or superhero day
  • Make friends with other students from surrounding Hyde Park schools

Times: 8:00am – 6:30pm

Ages: 5 – 14 years old

Cost: $50/day ASLL participants -$60/day non-ASLL participants

Coming dates for Fall/Winter 2016

  • Monday October 10, 2016 (Columbus Day)
  • Friday, November 4, 2016 (School Improvement Day)
  • Wednesday, November 9, 2016 (parent-teacher conferences)
  • Friday, November 11, 2016 (Veterans Day)
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (day before Thanksgiving)

Click here to register your child 

9-Vacation Day Bundle – $405

Includes registration & enrollment for the following nine 2016-2017 CPS vacation days:

Monday, October 10, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Friday, February 3, 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017