General Program Information

The General Program is designed for students entering 2nd grade through 8th grade and will be held at Carleton Washburne School. Classes are held Monday - Friday, 8:50 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. The student’s day is divided into four class periods:

  • Period 1: 8:50 - 9:30
  • Period 2: 9:35 - 10:15
  • Period 3: 10:20 - 11:00
  • Period 4: 11:05 - 11:45

The program offers a wide variety of courses that can be viewed through our courses tab above. Please note that the grade level for each course refers to the grade students will be entering in September 2017. Please study the course catalog with your child. Choice is important to his/her satisfaction in the learning process.

A welcome email message will be sent in June and will include instructions about Carleton Washburne School use, parking, and classroom assignment. Please use your preferred email address when registering your child, as the welcome materials are no longer mailed.

ENROLLMENT
Please complete the online registration form, available March 1, 2017

OPTIONAL INSURANCE
As a service offered to interested parents with children enrolled in the Adventures in Learning program, a school insurance program sponsored by the Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company is available. Cost of the program is $10. If you are interested in obtaining insurance coverage for your child, please check the box on the registration form to include the charge in your total fees.

GUEST POLICY
No guests will be allowed to attend either the Primary or General program of Adventures.

TUITION
Tuition is based on five (5) weeks of attendance. Pro-rating tuition for any reason is not possible due to the fixed costs of the program. Registration and payment are available exclusively online, and payment is completed at the time of registration. There is a non-refundable deposit included in the fees.
Tuition rates for 2017 will be available before registration begins in March 2017.


Tuition in full is paid online at the time of registration using our online payment system.

REFUND POLICY
There is a non-refundable deposit

. TUITION FEES WILL NOT BE REFUNDED AFTER THE START OF THE PROGRAM.

TRANSPORTATION
Transportation is not provided during the summer session. Car-pooling is encouraged. Special drop-off instructions will be included in the welcome email sent in June. Children should lock their bicycles when parking on school grounds.

SCHOLARSHIPS
There are a limited humber of scholarships available for Winnetka residents. For further information, please contact Greg Kurr in the district office.

QUESTIONS
Please visit our FAQs tab. Do you have questions about the Adventures program that have not been answered on our website? Please contact the director, Meghan Warner.