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Grades 3-5 Intermediate Grades

Grades 6-8 Middle School

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Bobcat Adventures - Before and After Care & After School Programs

Summer Camp & School




SESSION ONE is CLOSED we are no longer taking registration.

To register for SESSION TWO click here for new families

returning families click here

Barnhart offers our K-8 students balanced academic excellence within a welcoming and diverse community. We recognize that our children all have unique gifts and talents, and we create an environment in which they can thrive academically as well as socially and emotionally.

Our summer program offers full day summer camp sessions and academic enrichment courses. Thus fully-featured, renowned program is designed to stimulate, challenge, and captivate, and is open to all. Formed out of a tradition of excellence that is well known and valued in the local community, this exciting program prides itself on its ability to provide a wide range of outstanding options to appeal to any child.

Parent of program participants are able to enjoy the comfort of knowing that their child is being cared for by a team of dedicated specialists and educators who are committed to providing a warm and friendly environment that is mentally engaging and most importantly-always fun.



The camp experience offers children a chance to explore a wide range activities throughout the day. We encourage each students individuality by creating an environment where students can learn create, explore and have fun.

The activities range from water play, scavenger hunts, arts and team sports. Students are separated into age groups and lead through each activity by our experienced camp counselors who are on staff year round.  

Our team of professional camp counselors are enthusiastic about working with children. The camp program engages students in various educational and sports activities. We design a safe environment which allows children to create and push their physical abilities while being encouraged by our team.



Summer Olympics Camp (June 11- June 15) $315 for the week

This years’ summer Olympic Games will be held in Arcadia Ca, in a small yet amazing school named Barnhart. We will test our camper’s strength, talent, and skills by putting together various activities and challenges to showcase their abilities. Giving them the opportunity to learn about teamwork and depending on others to go for the gold and join in some competitive fun.

Pirates of Barnhart Camp (July 30 - August 3) $315 for the week

Students are about to embark on a quest to find the legendary Bobcat hidden treasure, it won’t be easy, but there are others before you who have found the way, and ye who seek shall find… Turn your Arghs into Oms by joining bobcats this August to reveal hidden treasures.

Daily Schedule

8:00am - 8:30am-- morning drop off and free play

8:30am - 9:30am-- morning meeting

9:30am -  10:30am-- 1st activity

10:30am - 11:00am-- Snack and free play

11:00am - 12:00pm-- 2nd activity

12:00pm - 1:00pm-- Lunch and free play

1:00pm - 2:00pm-- 3rd activity

2:00pm - 3:30pm-- Pool

3:30pm - 4:30pm-- change, snack and closing meeting



The enrichment and academic program is divided into two, three-week sessions to maximize sign up opportunities and remain flexible with your schedule. All academic courses are led by a dedicated team of hands-on childcare specialists, instructors, and teachers who are already a part of the Barnhart School community, and are committed to a tradition of excellence. Barnhart School believes strongly that learning and growth are at their best, when students are encouraged to question, experiment, and take the lead in a friendly and professional child-centered environment that is all about them. Students and participants of the Barnhart Summer Program are able to remain engaged in thought provoking and zany activities and courses within a support system that prides itself on individual attention for each and every child.

 Session One

JUNE 18 - JULY 6, 2018

Session Two

JULY 9 - JULY 27, 2018


#92 S.T.E.M Engineering Design Challenge

#06 Game Design

#76 Math and Art

#01 Stories and Crafts

#74 Cooking for Fun

#27 Google Suite Design

#71 Creative Chefs

#50 Making Short Films

#49 LEGO Stop Motion

#51 LEGO Stop Motion


Academic and Enrichment Program Schedule

Morning Line-up/Chapel     8:30am- 8:40am

Period 1       8:45am   –  9:35am

Period 2       9:40am   –  10:30am

Recess          10:30am   –  10:50am

Period 3       10:55am –  11:45am

Lunch            11:45am – 12:45pm

Period 4       12:55pm –  1:40pm

Period 5       1:45pm –    2:40pm

Dismissal               2:45pm



  • Full payment for all programs is due Friday, May 18, 2018. Enrollments made after May 18 must be paid in full at the time of registration.

  • There is a $75 non-refundable registration fee due upon registration

  • There is no prorating for missed days. (family vacations, other
 programs, sickness)

  • All payments must be made by cash or check. Checks payable to Barnhart School

  • $175 per class/ per period

  • $350 for a two class period

  • $875 for one session (5 periods)

  • $1750 for two sessions (10 periods)

  • $315 for one week of camp (summer olympics or pirates of Barnhart)



  • After care is provided for an hour after camp (June 11 - June 15 AND July 30 - August 3) between 4:30pm - 5:30pm for $10

  • Morning care is provided for an hour before classes (June 18 - July 27) between 7:30am - 8:30am for $10

  • After care is provided from 2:45pm and 6:00pm during both session (June 18 - July 27) for $25

  • Extended care must be prepaid at the time of registration

  • A fee of $1 a minute will be applied for late pick-ups (after 4:30pm for camp, after 6pm for summer sessions)

  • Emergency after care is available but must be reserve in the front office (phone calls). Payment is due the following day



  • You can request a class change to your schedule by contacting the summer school directly via email at

  • There is a $15 fee for each class, camp and after care schedule change.

  • The change fee must be paid before a child attends a new class.

  • Class changes can be made up until the first day of each session (June 19 or July 10)



  • A 50% refund will be granted for withdrawals made prior to June 1, 2018.

  • Notification to withdraw must be made by contacting the summer school director via email at

  • No refunds after the first day of class (June 19) or camp (June 11)

  • No refund for any unused child care days after June 19th.



We reserve the right to cancel any class that does not meet minimum enrollment requirements. Affected students may select an alternative class or obtain a refund for that cancelled class minus the $75 registration fee.



Click here for SESSION ONE classes



Click here for SESSION TWO classes



Barnhart School Summer Session, 240 W. Colorado Blvd., Arcadia, CA 91007
Contact the Summer School Director at or directly at (626) 566-2348

Welcome to Barnhart
Barnhart School offers a private elementary and middle school education for children in Kindergarten through eighth (8th) grade from the Arcadia, CA, Pasadena, CA, Sierra Madre, CA and other local San Gabriel Valley communities. Distinguishing programs of Barnhart School are the Writers' Workshop, the 7th grade Biotech project sponsored by Amgen, Spanish at all grade levels with a conversation club at 8th grade, early literacy emphasis, the Virtues character development program, and continued integration of technology, arts, and physical education.

At Barnhart, the beauty is in the balance.
What's New
Upcoming Events
September 4, 2018
First Day of School!

September 6, 2018
Elementary Back to School Night

September 11, 2018
Barnhart T-shirt day

September 13, 2018
Middle School Back to School Night

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Kindergarten - 8th Grade | 240 West Colorado Blvd. Arcadia, CA 91007
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