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Summer Enrichment Programs

In addition to our academic summer school program we have a wide range of enrichment options that are available to our students. These programs are first come, first served.  Please click on the program name you are interested in and use the Google Form to sign up.  payment will be due on the first day of the program.  Some students may qualify for assistance with payment.  Please email Jim Duggan at dugganj@besd53.org for more information.

Boys Robotics Camp for boys entering grades 5th to 8th in the Fall of 2018. Limit of 20 students.

A hands on week of making and coding LEGO Robots.

Where: Liberty Intermediate School

When: June 4th to June 8th 9:00 am to 11:30 am

Who: Boys entering grades 5th to 8th in the Fall of 2018.

Cost: $45 (Payable with check to BESD 53 or Cash on the first day of camp)

Parents/Students responsible for transportation. 


Girls Robotics Camp for girls entering grades 5th to 8th in the Fall of 2018. Limit of 20 students.

A hands on week of making and coding LEGO Robots for students entering grades 5th to 8th.

Where: Liberty Intermediate School

When: June 4th to June 8th 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Who: Girls entering grades 5th to 8th in the Fall of 2018.

Cost: $45 (Payable with check to BESD 53 or Cash on the first day of camp)

Parents/Students responsible for transportation.



Build a Computer Camp: For students entering 4th to 6th grades in the fall of 2018.

Students will work in teams using to assemble a computer using the PIPER Computer and Maker Kit. They will also use the computer to create and learn in an exciting week of activity. This camp is limited to 14 students.

Location: Liberty Intermediate School

Dates: June 4th to 8th (FULL)

June 18th to 22nd Spots Available

Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Cost: $50 per student

Who: Incoming 4th, 5th, or 6th graders looking for fun.

Students are responsible for their own transportation.


GET YOUR GAME ON!: For students entering 5th or 6th grade in the Fall of 2018.

Join us as we play games of strategy, teamwork, competition and just plain fun! Each day will participate in different types of games, both inside and outside. Unplug and let loose with us! This class is limited to 20 students.

When: June 4th to 8th

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Where: Liberty Intermediate School

Who: Incoming 4th, 5th or 6th graders looking for fun!

Cost: $35 per student

Transportation is the responsibility of the parents/students


 Girls Basketball Skills Camp: For girls entering grades 5-8 in the Fall of 2018. Limit of 30 students.

This is for girls that are interested in skill development in basketball. Any girl going into 5th to 8th grade (August 2018) can sign up.

Dates: June 18th to June 21st.

Location: Bourbonnais Upper Grade Center Gym

Times: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm.

Cost: $20 per girl

Payment must be made with cash or check to BESD 53 by the first day of camp.

We are accepting the first 30 applicants.

You are responsible for transportation to and from the program.


 Hand Sewing Class: For students entering grades 4 to 7 in the Fall of 2018.

Students will learn: 1) how to thread a needle and tie a knot 2) how to sew on a button 3) the characteristics of different fabrics and threads 4) Various hand stitches 5) How to create projects like a small decorated pillow, a small stuffed toy and a drawstring bag.

Date: June 18 to 22

Time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Cost: $46

Location: Liberty Intermediate School

Limit of 12 students that will be entering grades 4th to 7th in the Fall.

Transportation is the responsibility of the parents/Students

Students will need to bring a pair of craft scissors with them to use for the week. All other materials will be provided.


 K-4 Coding Week: For students entering grades 1-5 in the Fall of 2018.

Students will work with LEGO WEDO 2.0, Beebots, Ozobots and More!

When: June 25th to 29th 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Where: Upper Grade Center - Media Center.

Cost $50

There is a limit of 30 students

Transportation is the responsibility of the parents/Students

Payable on day 1 with a check to BESD 53 or Cash.