Summer Programs

Camp Lamplighter for Lower School

Open to rising T1 - 5th grade students

Camp Lamplighter offers a variety of classes for students entering Transitional First Grade (T1) through fifth grade. Class sessions include offerings in arts & crafts, creative expression, literacy, games & sports, world languages, and STEM.  One-week sessions are offered throughout the month of June.  Summer 2018 weekly camp sessions are as follows:


Week 1: June 4-8
Week 2: June 11-15
Week 3: June 18-22
Week 4: June 25-29

Registration for Camp Lamplighter concluded on Friday, May 18, 2018. For questions about Camp Lamplighter, please call (214) 369-9201.

View the Camp Lamplighter 2018 Brochure.

FunCamp for Early Childhood

Open to rising Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students

FunCamp is a summer program offered to Early Childhood students entering Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten.  Each session includes projects and activities related to a theme.  It is an exciting opportunity for social, physical, and academic growth.  It is also a time to see old friends and make new ones.  FunCamp is open to non-Lamplighter friends as well.  

FunCamp consists of two, 2-week sessions from 8:00 a.m. until 12 noon, Monday - Friday, during the month of June.  FunCamp 2018 dates and themes are as follows:

June 4-15: Adventures at Sea

June 18-29: Princesses and Knights

If you have a child that is a new Early Childhood student attending Lamplighter for the 2018-2019 school year, the cost of one 2-week session of FunCamp is included in the new student fee. 

FunCamp enrollment concluded on Sunday, April 15.  For questions about FunCamp, contact Cheryl Shulman, FunCamp Coordinator at (214) 369-9201, x309 or

FunCamp Extensions for Rising Kindergarteners [only if enrolled in morning FunCamp]

This summer, Lamplighter will offer four 1-week afternoon sessions for rising Kindergarten students who are enrolled in morning FunCamp. The sessions run from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Monday - Friday, and require enrollment in morning FunCamp, as well as enrollment in the Lunch & Recess extension from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  The class fee for each afternoon class is $125.  The fee for each Lunch and Recess session is $35.  

Registration for FunCamp Extensions concluded on Friday, May 18, 2018.

Week 1: June 4-8 and Week 2: June 11-15
"French Fun with Madeleine" - Taught by Cynthia Wildridge
From the old house in Paris covered in vines, we’ll learn about France with our friend Madeline! We'll learn some French words and explore beautiful Paris, and we'll learn that we always should say “Merci!” We'll read of Madeline’s next adventures, too, and then we'll create crafts and sample some Madeleines -  Whew! We will conclude with an optional Madeline’s Tea Party with parents or loved ones when you pick up your child on the last day of class. Limited to 8 students each week.

*Note: Class content is identical in weeks 1 & 2.  Enrollment is limited to one week per student.

Week 3: June 18-22 and Week 4: June 25-29
"Launching into Math, 5,4,3,2,1, Blastoff!" - Taught by Liz Curlin
Taking Math concepts and Math games to a whole new dimension. Students will discover the infinite joys of working with math. The day is balanced with fun games, literature, and work in their individual journals. In addition, there will be time for enrichment activities such as cooking and art. Limited to 10 students each week.

*Note: Class content is identical in weeks 3 & 4.  Enrollment is limited to one week per student. 

For more information about registration for FunCamp Extensions, please contact Saima Dhanani in the Lamplighter Business Office, (214) 369-9201, x366.

  • The Lamplighter School
  • 11611 Inwood Road
  • Dallas, Texas 75229
  • T: 214-369-9201
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