The District 181 Foundation would like to thank these local family resource businesses for their donations each year. Their donations create special educational opportunities for all District 181 students making some of the best schools in Illinois even better.
The In-Home Tutor (formerly Club Z) proudly supports the District 181 Foundation and is looking forward to providing helpful information to District 181 families about student learning. The In-Home Tutor is an academic solutions provider offering a customized learning program for each and every student. They offer learning programs that fit any family's needs and preferences - whether it's in-home, on a school campus, at the library in a small group, or even online.
Level Up Academy provides enrichment classes for grades PreK4 through 9th grade. Each class has a maximum of 8 students and is taught by a certified elementary teacher. Our small class sizes allow our curriculum to be tailored to meet the needs of each and every student. Our philosophy is to engage students in Active Learning methods through the use of problem-based learning, games that increase intrinsic motivation, promote critical thinking and develop lifelong learners.
Phone: (630) 363-8884
Outdoor summer Art Camp, 4-8 students group, $55/per class, $210 a week, all materials are included. The art show and reception will be held at Tianto Art Annual Exhibit at Hinsdale Public Library. This summer, our students will try out a variety of techniques and experience the newest materials. We will make unique and creative different projects everyday. Marble Mosaic, Kite Design, Metallic Rock Paint, 3D Wood Art, Animation and Movie, Paper Rhythm Art, Fuse Beads Art, Screen Printmaking, Make Felt Bags, Paper Fan Design, Magic Clay, Polymer Clay, Fashion Design, Paper Mask Design, Hand Made Purse, Hat Design, Oil Pastel Art.
For curious kids who love to tinker and take things apart and then put them back together again, UIC Engineering Experience Camp is just the place for summer hands-on engineering exploration and fun. Held on the University of Illinois Chicago campus in real university research and teaching labs, this is an engineering camp that gives rising fourth- through 12th-grade students the chance to sample a variety of engineering disciplines. This week-long full-day camp has five engineering departments represented. It offers 15 projects in a small group setting.
Phone: (708) 688-9646
The Village Tutors instruct and inspire learners of ALL ages. We provide ONE ON ONE support in reading, writing, math, content area subjects, and executive function skills. Tutors are trained in specialized evidence-based reading programs and the Rush Neurobehavioral Center&#039;s Executive Function Skills Building Program ©. We have extensive experience with standardized test prep for the Catholic High School Entrance Exam (HSPT) and ACT/ SAT. Two new events this summer! A two-hour Executive Function Skills workshop specifically geared to elementary students and... a college essay writing workshop!
Phone: (608) 787-8304
Since 1923, Camp WeHaKee has been a summer haven for girls in Northern Wisconsin. WeHaKee is a community with girls from different countries, religions, cultures, races, and economic backgrounds. Girls choose from more than 40 activities – including waterskiing, sailing, canoeing, swimming (lake and heated pool), horseback riding, pottery, tumbling, jewelry making, and more! Camp WeHaKee inspires girls to become women whose lives embrace the values of community, compassion, justice, truth, and peace. It is what we do best. Girls form friendships that last a lifetime!
The District 181 Foundation invites leading family resource businesses in our community to partner with us in support of the public elementary and middle schools in Hinsdale and Clarendon Hills: Clarendon Hills Middle School, Hinsdale Middle School, Elm School, Madison School, Monroe School, Oak School, Prospect School, The Lane School and Walker School.
Family Resources Partnership Donation: $500
Partnership Duration: School Year Benefits
(Special Offer for New Family Resource Partners - Donate $250 for the remainder of the 2022-23 school year to receive a table at the Summer Camp Expo, an advertisement in the Expo Guidebook, your contact information listed on this page, and a half-page ad in one Community Speaker Series program book)