An independent day school located in Marblehead, serving pre-k through grade 8

Camp Overview 2017

Artists, athletes, foodies, techies, teachers and camp-loving college students form our dynamic team of camp counselors. Together, we have created six memorable weeks of summer fun, unique experiences and opportunities for creating lasting friendships.

To view a detailed description of our camp offerings for the summer, click the Get More Info button, below.

If you have questions, please reach us at 781-631-5800, or via email at We'll get right back to you.


Allison Goodchild
Camp Director, Summer at Tower 

Camp Listings by Age

AGES 3-9
Explorers at Tower

AGES 9-14
Arts at Tower
S.T.E.A.M. At Tower
Adventure at Tower - Classic Week
Adventure at Tower - Water Week
Adventure at Tower - Cycling Week

AGES 10-14
Adventure at Tower - Overnight Week

AGES 14-16
Counselor-In-Training (C.I.T.) at Tower

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Summer at Tower 2017

Summer at Tower is open from June 26, 2017 through August 4, 2017

Camp Hours and the Extended Day Program

FULL-DAY CAMPS   Mon–Th   9 am–4 pm and Fri   9 am–1 pm

The Extended Day program is available for children, ages 5 and older. 
MON-TH  8 am–9 am  &  4 pm–5 pm
FRI  8 am-9 am
COST   $10/hr, when pre-registered, $20/hr, drop-in basis

Payment Options

Payment can be made by credit card or by secure bank withdrawal. 
Each camp requires a minimum deposit at the time of registration or payment in full.  
Final payment is due no later than June 1 along with all required forms and authorization consents in order to complete your registration. 

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Tower’s indoor facilities include art studios, classrooms, technology labs, a gymnasium, a library, music instruction and practice rooms, a performing arts center, and science laboratories. The outdoor campus includes a swimming pool, playground equipment, athletic fields, and easy access to a pond, trails, and woods.

Summer at Tower Staff

Counselors, teachers and staff members are selected for their experience and enthusiasm in working with children. Summer at Tower maintains a high ratio of faculty and staff to campers. Each group of campers is led by a staff member who is assisted by junior counselors and/or Counselors-In-Training (C.I.T). The pool staff is certified in advanced lifesaving and has experience and/or training in swimming instruction for children.

Lunch & Snacks

Lunch should be brought from home. Milk and water are provided, as are mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks.
Summer at Tower is a peanut- and tree nut-free camp. 

Camp Policies

If full payment is not made by June 1st, your child's reservation may be cancelled. Camp tuition, including deposits, are non-refundable due to withdrawal, absence, or dismissal.

We reserve the right to dismiss a child if his or her actions show disrespect for other people or property. 

Campers must use the bathroom independently in order to participate.

Tower School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, handicap status, sexual orientation, nationality, or ethnicity in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial aid programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

Summer at Tower programs are compliant with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and licensed by the Marblehead Board of Health.

You have the right to review background checks, health care and discipline policies and grievance procedures by contacting the camp director.

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Connect with Summer at Tower



Reader's Choice Award Winner: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016!

Each year, the Marblehead & Swampscott Reporters support local businesses by providing an opportunity for readers to vote for their favorite services, restaurants, stores, and...summer camps! 

Summer at Tower was awarded the Bronze in the summer camp category in 2013 and 2014, and the Silver in 2015 and 2016. We are honored. Thank you.




We are proud to be a member of the Massachusetts Camping Association.




Summer at Tower programs are compliant with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and licensed by the Marblehead Board of Health. You have the right to review background checks, health care and discipline policies and grievance procedures by contacting the director.



Archery is offered as part of the Adventure Camp series for campers, ages 9-14.


  • 75 West Shore Drive
  • Marblehead, MA 01945
  • Phone: 781.631.5800
  • Fax: 781.631.2292

Tower students are articulate, self-motivated, confident learners who engage in their academic success, develop strong leadership skills, and create opportunities to contribute meaningfully in their communities and the world.




Tower’s teachers champion the value of excellence in elementary education. They’re accomplished at creating a delicate balance – in which a positive process for learning stands alongside a curriculum designed to challenge each and every student. The result? Tower’s students are engaged, confident learners, eager to reach for extraordinary academic success.




Experience the atmosphere and excitement of a busy school day at Tower. Tour our campus, visit classrooms and meet our teachers. Contact Reagan Kenwell, our Director of Admission, at




We challenge students to attain personal levels of achievement—on the field and off.

Through Tower’s Athletic Program, students experience the intrinsic benefits of physical activity; the correlation between hard work and personal improvement; and the value of good sportsmanship. Participation is expected of all students. Improved skills for each player are a priority.




Tower's innovative program and modern facility depend upon contributions from our community members.




Join us for an awesome Summer at Tower! Gain coding skills in our technology lab, create work in our art studios  that reflects your personal style, build and command your own robot, sharpen your filmmaking and editing skills, improve your basketball game, gain an appreciation for the outdoors, learn to swim...and make lasting friendships at Summer at Tower!




Welcome to My Tower.

We've included information most often referenced by Tower community members. Here, you’ll gain quick access to Veracross, download forms and permission slips, and discover ways to participate in our vibrant community through the TSPA.



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