SummerFun! & VacationFun! 2022

VacationFun! February 22-25 and April 19-22

SummerFun! July 5-August 12

Join us for in-person classes with some of your favorite APS teachers! Classes will include:

  • Creative, hands-on arts and crafts classes including drawing, painting, clay sculpture, collage, and glass art
  • STEM programs in programming, electronics, robotics, engineering, physics, Lego, and hands-on science
  • High-energy sports and games including parkour and ultimate frisbee
  • Strategy games including Dungeons & Dragons, chess, and LARP
  • Nature explorations including Audubon Habitat


Morning classes run 9:00 am-12:00 pm; afternoon classes run 12:30-3:30 pm. Students who select both are supervised during a lunch/recess period and escorted to their afternoon classes. Morning and afternoon extended day are available during SummerFun.

Grade Levels

VacationFun serves students in grades K-8; SummerFun serves students entering grades 1-9.


Classes are held primarily at Ottoson Middle School, 63 Acton St., Arlington.

All Welcome

Programs are open to students in Arlington and surrounding communities.


Registration for VacationFun! opens with the winter/spring terms. SummerFun registration opens mid February.

Tuition Assistance

Tuition assistance is available for some classes for APS students who receive free and reduced lunch. Please contact us before registering and have your letter from Food Services handy.

Teen Counselor Program

SummerFun invites AHS students to apply for counselor positions (paid and volunteer). Application opens in March.

SummerFun! is a program of the Arlington Public Schools and Arlington Community Education.