SCHOOL'S OUT!

The COMO’s School’s Out offers a fun curriculum-based, full-day care program for families with K-8 youth that need assistance during scheduled school vacations and days off and for those looking to add some fun to their school vacation. This program is open to anyone in our community, not only those that participate in regular COMO programs– register for full or half day sessions, or a mix! Participants engage in exciting activities throughout the COMO campus, utilizing areas such as the Pottery Studio, Tennis Courts, MakerSpace, Soccer Fields, Outdoor Classroom, Children's Garden, and MORE! 

 
My daughter loved the 3D printing and making the bird feeder and nest! I loved that she had somewhere fun and educational to go to with flexible hours for my husband while I was traveling on business. Thanks COMO!
— COMO School's Out! Parent
 
 
My boys love the schools out program. They appreciate that they are kept busy and I appreciate that they are learning. There’s a wide variety of activities and the staff is the best.
— COMO School's Out! Parent

K-8th Grade:

Member Pricing:
Before Care: 7-9 a.m. | $10
Half Day: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. or 1-4 p.m. | $30
Full Day: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | $55
After Care: 4-6 p.m. | $10

Non-Member Fee: $30 per day


November 5th:

AM: Upcycle Art

Take something used and make it new! Let’s use materials from the COMO Thrift shop to create our own unique art. Make your masterpiece wearable, or create a sculpture from recycled items. 

PM: Board Game Mania

Giant chess, Scrabble, Candyland, Battleship and more! Enjoy an afternoon playing with your peers!


 
 
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School’s Out! students play a thrilling game of GIANT chess!

 

December 23rd:

 
School’s Out Students get creative with clay!

School’s Out Students get creative with clay!

 

AM: Winter Wonderland: Icy Exploration!

PM: Creative with Clay!

 


December 26th:

AM: Winter Wonderland: Icy Exploration!


PM: Builders Wanted! Engineering at its FUNest!


 
School’s Out! students build Lego creations!

School’s Out! students build Lego creations!

 

 
School’s Out! students get a Karate lesson with 5th Degree Black Belt, Sensei Scott!

School’s Out! students get a Karate lesson with 5th Degree Black Belt, Sensei Scott!

 

December 27th:

AM: Winter Wonderland: Icy Exploration!


PM: COMO Indoor Sports

Has winter got you down? A morning of COMO Indoor Sports will give you and instant pick-me-up, with endless options for indoor fun! Try paddle tennis, karate and basketball, just to name a few. You may find your new favorite winter sport!


December 30th:

AM: Winter Wonderland: Icy Exploration!

PM: Kitchen Creations: New Year, New Food

School’s Out! student shows off his yummy nacho recipe made in the COMO kitchen!

School’s Out! student shows off his yummy nacho recipe made in the COMO kitchen!

 

 
 
Winter science is AMAZING!

Winter science is AMAZING!

 

December 31st:

AM: Winter Wonderland: Icy Exploration!

PM: New Years Around the World


February 18th:

AM: Blast from the Past: Historical Food and Games

PM: Blast from the Past: Historical S.T.E.A.M.


mARCH 13TH:

AM: COMO Campus: Explore Indoor
PM: COMO Campus: Adventure Outdoors 


April 13th:

AM: Makers' Morning: Springtime S.T.E.M., The Science of Flowers and their Adaptations

Spring has sprung and so have the flowers! We are taking a deep dive into flower adaptations through hands on experimentation and dissections. Kids will walk away with the amazing knowledge of how flowers absorb nutrients, what their different anatomy is and how it helps the flower grow. Kids will record their data in their very own hand crafted science journal.


PM: Take A Hike!

As part of our Spring Break School’s Out series, we will be exploring different trails in the greater Stonington area. Explore these hidden gems, and gain a greater appreciation for the natural landscape.


April 14th:

AM: Makers' Morning: Springtime S.T.E.M., Helping our Bird Friends

As we continue exploring spring through birds and flowers, kids get to take a technological approach via the Maker Space. Children will spend the morning with the STEAM Director, Victoria Witte creating and learning using the 3D printer and its software.


PM: Take A Hike!

As part of our Spring Break School’s Out series, we will be exploring different trails in the greater Stonington area. Explore these hidden gems, and gain a greater appreciation for the natural landscape.


April 15th:

AM: Makers' Morning: Springtime S.T.E.M., Nature’s Engineers

Spring has sprung and so have the flowers! We are taking a deep dive into flower adaptations through hands on experimentation and dissections. Kids will walk away with the amazing knowledge of how flowers absorb nutrients, what their different anatomy is and how it helps the flower grow. Kids will record their data in their very own hand crafted science journal.


PM: Take A Hike!

As part of our Spring Break School’s Out series, we will be exploring different trails in the greater Stonington area. Explore these hidden gems, and gain a greater appreciation for the natural landscape.


April 16th:

AM: Makers' Morning: Springtime S.T.E.M., Nature’s Engineers

Spring has sprung and so have the flowers! We are taking a deep dive into flower adaptations through hands on experimentation and dissections. Kids will walk away with the amazing knowledge of how flowers absorb nutrients, what their different anatomy is and how it helps the flower grow. Kids will record their data in their very own hand crafted science journal.


PM: Take A Hike!

As part of our Spring Break School’s Out series, we will be exploring different trails in the greater Stonington area. Explore these hidden gems, and gain a greater appreciation for the natural landscape.


April 17th:

AM: Makers' Morning: Springtime S.T.E.M., Spring Colors & Art Exploration

Spring has sprung and so have the flowers! We are taking a deep dive into flower adaptations through hands on experimentation and dissections. Kids will walk away with the amazing knowledge of how flowers absorb nutrients, what their different anatomy is and how it helps the flower grow. Kids will record their data in their very own hand crafted science journal.


PM: Take A Hike!

As part of our Spring Break School’s Out series, we will be exploring different trails in the greater Stonington area. Explore these hidden gems, and gain a greater appreciation for the natural landscape.