Camp Overview

Camp Overview 2018

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 campers ages 3-16 to create lasting memories.

To view a detailed description of each of our camp offerings for the summer, click the Camp Details 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

Summer at Tower 2018

Summer at Tower is open for six weeks of fun, from July 2, 2018 through August 10, 2018

Camp Hours and Our Extended Day Option

Mon–Th 9 am–4 pm and Fri 9 am–1 pm

Mon–Fri 9 am–1 pm

The Extended Day option is available for children, ages 5 and older.
Mon-Fri 8 am–9 am 4 pm–5 pm
Mon-Thur 4 pm–5 pm
Cost $10/hr

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.

Click below for camp details, including pricing and dates or to register.


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 canceled. 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 is licensed by the Marblehead Board of Health. Summer camp programs are compliant with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH). MDPH provides information about Meningococcal Disease through Meningococcal Disease and Camp Attendees: Commonly Asked Questions, updated March 2018.

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

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 in NH Week
Adventure at Tower - Overnight in ME Week

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

Click below for camp details and dates.

String Art, Arts at Tower

String Art, Arts at Tower

Enter code MOREFUN to receive a $25 discount when you register for two or more weeks of Full-Day Explorer or Adventure camps; or a $15 discount when you register for two or more weeks of Half-Day Explorer camp.

Allison Goodchild, Camp Director

swim class

Explorers' Swim Class

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