School’s Out Camp

2021-2022 School’s Out Programs

High-Quality, Fun Camp Programming and Jewish Education

When schools are closed and parents need to be at work, Makom Community is here with FUN camp programming and learning for kids. All of our camp days run from 8:30AM – 4PM and are complete with outside playtime, healthy snacks, and fabulous activities! 

School’s Out Camps are available in:

  • Center City: 2013 Sansom Street
  • South Philadelphia: 1311 S. Juniper Street

Upcoming School’s Out Camp Dates:

  • Monday, January 3rd
  • Tuesday, February 1st
  • Monday, February 21st
  •  Monday, April 11th – Thursday, April 14th
  • Tuesday, May 3rd
  • Tuesday, May 17th
Cost: $75 a day, $350 for a full week


Sample schedule:


8:30-9:00am – Drop off: Campers can be dropped off anytime between 8:30-9:00am. They will start their morning with board games, legos, and art.

9:30am – Welcome and Snack: Morning snack is provided and campers and staff take some time to get to know each other, settle in, start their day, and maybe sing a song!

10:00am -Morning Activities: We will read a book and start group activities.

11:00am – Elective Block: Campers will choose between a variety of activities.

11:45am – Lunch Time: We take a break and enjoy some lunch outside. Send food that works for your kiddos. Don’t forget a water bottle.

12:30pm – Outdoor Play Time: Campers enjoy time at a local playground.

1:30pm – Rest and Relaxation: After so much time outside and an action-packed schedule, campers have the opportunity to rest and relax. Campers at Makom are typically found during this time reading stories with an educator, building a fort to relax in, or finding some quiet space to play.

2:00pm – Afternoon Snack: Time to refuel their bodies before an afternoon of activities. We provide daily snacks like graham crackers and fruit, chips and salsa, etc. Allergies are always taken into account

2:30pm – Afternoon Activities: More games, activities, and baking!

3:30pmTefilah: Music and Movement: Together campers will reflect on the day, share awesome things they did, move their bodies, and sing.

4:00pmL’hitraot: Campers are picked up by 4:00 pm.

To enroll, click here.

Have any questions? Feel free to reach out to Amanda Phillips, Center City Director, at, or Leah Koontz, South Philly Director, at

Visit our Calendar to see the next upcoming School’s Out Camp Days


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