EXPLO at Wheaton

 

Overview

Conducted on the campus of Wheaton College, this EXPLO program allows children to explore academic, artistic and athletic interests in a relaxed setting. Programming combines intellectual inquiry and exploration with extracurricular activities, outdoor pursuits and adventure. Students choose from more than 60 hands-on courses in such areas as acting and directing, ceramics, forensic science, broadcast journalism, archaeology, business and swing dancing. Exploration programs for older students are available in Wellesley, MA, and New Haven, CT (see separate listings).

General Info

Name EXPLO at Wheaton
Location Norton, MA
Year-round Contacts 781-762-7400
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archaeology, Archery, Astronomy, Baseball, Basketball, Business/Finance, Canoeing, Chess, Circus Skills, Climbing Wall, Community Service, Crafts, Creative Writing, Cross-country, Dance, Debate, Deep-sea Fishing, ESL, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Exploration, Field Hockey, Filmmaking, Fishing, Football, French, Government, Hiking, Italian, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Marine Biology/Studies, Media, Mountain Trips, Music, Painting, Photography, Science, Sculpture, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Track, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Woodcraft, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 2-7
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 9-12
Application Deadline Rolling
Director David Torcoletti, Head of Programs
Residential Fee $5665-10,665 (+$300-600), 3-6 weeks.
Day Fee $2585-4730 (+$300-600), 3-6 weeks.
Year Established 1994
Sponsor Exploration School
Dates & Sessions July-Aug; 2 sessions, 3 weeks long

Contact

David Torcoletti, Head of Programs
781-762-7400