Summer Explorers is a flexible, full-day childcare program for children age 33 months (3 by September 1, 2023) through grade 5. Featuring a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational activities, the Minnetonka Explorers Summer program ensures your child will have a fun, active summer. Throughout the summer, children will participate in a wide variety of activities such as art, music, science projects, games, writing, reading, crafts, outdoor play, computers, practicing social skills, gym time, dramatic play and much more! There is a balance of activity options that includes small group and individual choices.
Summer Explorers will be held Monday-Friday, 6:30 am-6 pm, June 14 through August 25 (Explorers will be closed Tuesday, July 4 & August 28-September 4). There is a $50 non-refundable registration fee due at the time of registration. Registration will be accepted on a space available basis.
Junior Explorers Important Information:
- Ages 33 months (3 by Sep. 1, 2023)-4 years old. Students who are 4 must be toilet trained
- Held at the Minnetonka Community Education Center
- 2 days/week every week minimum for registration
K-5 Explorers Important Information:
- Entering grades K-5
- Summer Locations: Deephaven, Excelsior & Scenic Heights Elementary
- 15 day minimum for registration
- See below for schedule change deadlines
Registration Questions 2023
- How do I register for Summer Explorers?
- What is the registration deadline for Summer Explorers?
- What if I miss the summer registration deadline?
- Can my child attend on a day they are not scheduled?
- How do I change my child’s Explorers schedule?
How do I register for Summer Explorers?
What is the registration deadline for Summer Explorers?
What if I miss the summer registration deadline?
Can my child attend on a day they are not scheduled?
How do I change my child’s Explorers schedule?
- How much does Summer Explorers cost?
- Is tuition assistance available for Summer Explorers?
- Is there a credit for illness or absence?
- How does billing work?
- How do I make a payment?
- How do I update my Explorers auto payment?
- How do I get copies of my invoices?
- Can I get year-end summaries of Explorers payments?
How much does Summer Explorers cost?
Is tuition assistance available for Summer Explorers?
Is there a credit for illness or absence?
How does billing work?
How do I make a payment?
How do I update my Explorers auto payment?
How do I get copies of my invoices?
Can I get year-end summaries of Explorers payments?
- Where is Summer Explorers located this summer?
- What does a typical day of Summer Explorers look like?
- Does my child need an Explorers t-shirt?
- Are snacks and lunch provided at Summer Explorers?
- How does Explorers handle children with food allergies?
- What is your security system for child pick-up?
- What if I am unable to pick-up my child by 6 p.m.?
- How do I authorize new people to pick up my child from Explorers?