Summer Lab


  • Science at Summer Lab

    Posted February 11, 2016

    WANTED! Middle School scientists at Summer Lab Summer School! A veritable smorgasbord of science choices awaits your middle school students this summer. In addition to old favorites like Electronics, CSI Lab School, Goggles On and more, this summer introduces i2 Camps at Summer Lab. These camps offer one-week sessions of full day curricula developed in concert with the nations leading STEM organizations. Your middle schooler will get a tremendous kick out of these classes, or others in the refreshed and reinvigorated Summer School agenda for this upcoming summer. Come on-line and register today. Science not your deal? Many other artistic, theatrical, musical and literary choices abound. Summer School, Summer Lab on Stage, Adventure Kids Day Camp, and Sports Camps will give your student a summer to remember. Open to ages 3 (by September 1) through 18, Summer Lab is open to all. Register today!

  • Adventure Kids Day Camp - Sweet 16!

    Posted January 27, 2016

    As if Adventure Kids Day Camp needs yet another reason to celebrate, this summer marks its sixteenth birthday. The very thought of all these campers who have moved through the welcoming and embracing portals of Adventure Kids Day Camp, learning teamwork, collaboration, decision making, trust, and how to believe in themselves and their fellow campers, is no less than staggering. If your student will be in grade 1 through 8 in the fall, Adventure Kids Day Camp eagerly awaits their enrollment. Join us this summer, and reap the extraordinary rewards of being an Adventure Kid. Summer School, Sports Camps, and Summer Lab on Stage are additional choices for family - come to our website for additional information or to register and conveniently make your payment via credit card or bank transfer.

  • Complimentary Bus Service with New Routes for 2016!

    Posted December 10, 2015

    Summer Lab offers Complimentary Bus Service. We are pleased to offer additonal routes for Summer Lab 2016. The bus arrives at Lab by 8:30 am, and leaves shortly after the 3:00 pm dismissal.

    The Summer Lab Office must receive the bus registration form by June 1. Children may not ride the bus if the Summer Lab Office does not have a registration form on file.

    Summer Lab 2016 Bus Schedules

    Click here for online bus registration form

    West Loop/South Loop Bus - Pick up and Drop off Locations

    Adams and Racine
    Harrison and Racine
    Taylor and Racine
    Roosevelt and Halsted
    Michigan and 13th Street
    Michigan and 18th Street
    Michigan and 31st Street

    Ravenswood/Lakeview Bus - Pick up and Drop off Locations

    Clark and Montrose
    Clark and Addison
    Lake Shore Drive and Addison
    Lake Shore Drive and Aldine

    Logan Square/Bucktown Bus - Pick up and Drop off Locations

    Belmont at Damen
    Damen and Wolfram
    Cortland and Damen
    Potomac and Damen
    Augusta and Damen

    Lincoln Park/DePaul/Gold Coast Bus - Pick up and Drop off Locations

    Fullerton and Geneva
    Sheffield and Webster
    Armitage and Orchard
    1730 N. Clark
    Goethe and Lake Shore Drive
    Delaware and Michigan
    Grand and Michigan

  • Cafe Lab

    Posted December 17, 2015

    Students in Summer Lab on Stage or Summer School (grade 3 and above) may purchase a lunch plan from Café Lab, the Laboratory Schools’ cafeteria. Bag-lunch options are also available for Summer School Nursery through eighth grade and Adventure Kids grades 1 – 8. Breakfast is also available. For more information, please contact Chris Heavlin, (773) 702-0403,

    Café Lab menus are peanut and tree nut free; given the potential severity of peanut/tree nut allergies amongst the school aged population, Summer Lab reserves the right to ask that you not send certain foods with your child for the life safety of our students.

    Summer 2016 Cafe Lab Welcome.pdf

    Summer Lab 2016 Cash Card Cafe Lab.pdf

    Summer Lab 2016 Brown Bag Lunch .pdf

Summer Lab programs are open to the community and welcome children from all over Chicago, suburbs and from around the world.

2016 Dates:

Full Session: June 20 - July 29

Session I: June 20 - July 8

Session II: July 11 - July 29

Summer Lab 2016 Brochure.pdf


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