Learning & Fun Never End at Hutchison

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    Summer camps from May 30-August 11, 2023, for ages Pre-K through 12th grade.
Different ages and different interests? No worries. Summer at Hutchison has something for everyone! Combine our traditional day camp with half-day, full-day or week-long specialty programs to keep things interesting all summer long. Design a dream house, explore the campus farm, or practice your pirouettes! Your child will love the variety of fun activities, and you will love the flexible extended care program.

The Center for Excellence

Unique Camp Activities for Boys & Girls of All Ages!
The Center for Excellence (CFE) offers week-long, full-day, and half-day options, which include skill-building workshops, camps, and clinics for girls and boys entering junior kindergarten through 12th grade. CFE programs are available individually or in combination with SPARK.


Traditional Day Camp Experience
At SPARK Day Camp, every week is a fun adventure! Available for girls all summer with early and extended care available. SPARK Day Camp is available to Hutchison girls entering grades pre-kindergarten and junior kindergarten, and all girls entering kindergarten through 6th grade.


The Center for Excellence (CFE) offers half-day, full-day, and week-long specialty programs that you can mix and match with SPARK Day Camp. 

SPARK Day Camp
runs Monday through Friday from 9:00 am-3:00 pm with early care starting at 7:30 am and extended care until 5:30 pm. SPARK is open all summer with these two exceptions: SPARK Day Camp will not be in session on Monday, May 29, and Tuesday, July 4. The weekly SPARK Day Camp rate is $240 ($192 for sessions 1 and 6).

Early Care is available to registered campers from 7:30-9:00 am for an additional charge: $35 per session ($28 during sessions 1 and 6). No deposit is required for early care; however, campers must sign up in advance to ensure we have available space. The full early care fee is due on the Monday of each week of attendance.

Late Care is available to registered campers from 3:00-5:30 pm for an additional charge: $65 per session ($52 during sessions 1 and 6). No deposit is required for late care; however, campers must sign up in advance to ensure we have available space. The full late care fee is due on the Monday of each week of attendance.


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  • Camp Registration Process

    Campers may register for all after-school and summer programs through our online registration system. 

    Hutchison Families should sign in using the yellow button that says Login using myHutchison at the bottom of the Campbrain Login page. If this is the first time you are using CampBrain, it will automatically load your basic information from myHutchison into your profile. If you have children who are not Hutchison students you will need to add them by clicking on the Manage People and Household Information button at the bottom of the homepage. 

    All other families who are new to the system, please go to the New User Signup to create a profile for your family on your first visit and use the Sign In for each visit after that.
  • Payment and Fees

    Center for Excellence fees are listed on each offering. Fees include all activities and supplies unless otherwise noted. Payments for Center for Excellence sessions are due in full at the time of registration.

    SPARK Day Camp requires a $25 deposit for each camper registered in each session. Payment of the balance is due on the first day of camp that week. Parents can make a payment in CampBrain or SPARK will charge their card, on file, on the first day of camp.
  • Discounts

    Crossover Discount
    SPARK/CFE Crossover Half Day pricing is available for campers attending any 5-day CFE camp that is 3 hours or longer and also want to spend the morning or the afternoon in SPARK Day Camp. If your registration qualifies for the crossover discount, you will see it applied to your account within 3 business days of submitting your registration.

    Sibling Discount
    SPARK Day Camp offers a $10 Sibling discount for each additional child registered for the same week of SPARK Day Camp. This discount is automatically applied to the younger camper(s) on weeks with more than one camper registered from the same family.

    Early-Bird Multi-Session Discount
    SPARK Day Camp offers an Early-Bird Multi-Session Discount of 15% off of the price for each week of camp for campers who are registered for 4 or more weeks of SPARK Day Camp by May 5, 2023. 

    This discount is valid through 11:59 pm May 5, 2023. This discount is not valid for CFE camps.
  • Cancellations and Refunds

    SPARK Day Camp and Center for Excellence fees are refunded in full when the offering for which an enrollment was submitted is at capacity or the offering is canceled by Hutchison. 

    Except in the cases of illness or emergency that are disclosed to the SPARK Day Camp or Center for Excellence office prior to the start of an activity, refunds will not be given after a session begins. A withdrawal request that occurs at least five (5) business days prior to the first camp meeting will result in a refund/credit of fees. After five (5) days prior to the first class meeting, there will be no refund of fees.
  • Personal Items

    Hutchison is not responsible for lost or stolen property. Students should not bring valuable items. All personal items should be clearly marked with the student’s name.
  • Withdrawal

    Campers are expected to adhere to the policies and procedures of the School as well as the Center for Excellence and SPARK Day Camp programs. Hutchison reserves the right to dismiss any student whose behavior poses a discipline problem. No refunds will be issued for students who are asked to withdraw.
  • Late Pickup

    Campers are to be picked up promptly at the end of their class or camp each day. Any camper not picked up in their designated carpool or at the close of late care will be assessed a late fee of $5.00 per minute. This fee will be charged to the credit card on file.


Download our summer planning worksheet to help you plan your family's best summer ever. 


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  • Photo of Andrea Jeter

    Andrea Jeter 

    Assistant Director of After-school & Summer Programs
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    Brianna Lofton 

    Center for Excellence Director


Hutchison is the leading private girls school in Memphis for ages 2 years old through twelfth grade.