Summer Camp is at Chicago Free School this summer!

Choice. Voice. Community. Inclusion. Exploration. These are the principles that guide CFS education — both during the school year and also at summer camp! 

Camp Staff

Brenda Pious Administrator/ Camp Director
Demi White Assistant Director
Keyierra CollinsCamp Staff Support
Camp Staff TBD (more info closer to summer camp)

Camp Location: KAM Isaiah Israel (in Hyde Park, 1100 E Hyde Park Blvd, 60615), with Friday field trips to local sites within walking distance every other week.

Camp details and information:

  • Camp is open to ALL students ages 3-13: We are also welcoming students outside of CFS. That’s right, all are welcomed! (Note: toilet training is required).
  • Summer Camp Options to meet the needs of working families: 
  1. Full Day: 9AM-4PM
  2. Half Day Morning Slot: 8AM-12PM
  3. Half Day Afternoon Slot: 12PM-4PM
  4. Before Care Support: 8AM-9AM
  5. Aftercare Support: 4PM-5PM

* families are not required to sign up for all 8 weeks of camp. Please specify what weeks you want in “other” on the registration form.

  • Sibling discount is available: Please contact Ms. Brenda if you are interested in the sibling discount. 
  • Campers should bring: their own lunches and water bottles. Snacks will be provided.

Camp Fees

Summer Camp, June 21st-August 12

(Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm)

Full Day:
$225.00 per week
Half Day Morning Slot:
$175.00 per week
Half Day Afternoon Slot:
$175.00 per week
Before Care Support:
$10.00 per day
Aftercare Support:
$10.00 per day
Summer Camp registration fee is $75.00. Your student’s spot is not guaranteed until the registration fee is paid. *Prepayment is required each week via paypal.

Register Now!

Register at this website: 

Spaces are limited. Register soon to get the sessions you want! 

Registration after the deadline will depend on availability. Registration is not complete until payment has been made in full.