The Barstow School campus is mask-optional. We encourage campers to wash their hands frequently. Our building is cleaned and sanitized daily. Please review the Summer 2022 COVID-19 protocols and procedures.
Assistant Director of Summer Programs & Extended Care
Executive Director Summer Programs & Extended Care, Community Relations and Barstow Fund Manager
Tova, Summer at Barstow Camper
“You get to choose from so much! It’s one of the best parts of summer!”
About Our Camps
Create the perfect balance of academics and fun for your child by selecting a morning academic camp and adding an afternoon art, swimming or sports camps. Academic camps are a great way to review, maintain and enhance skills introduced in the previous school year.
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6-week morning camp
Open to grades 1-6
4-week morning camp
Open to grades 7-8
2 levels of academic camps
Grades 1-5 or grades 6-8
Review & maintain skills from previous year
Give your child a head start on the next grade level
Low student-teacher ratio
Allows students to advance at their own pace
Language arts and math
With a focus on individual skill development
Available for all grades once or twice per session
Mini and Kindi Camp supports campers as they grow physically, socially and emotionally. Early childhood professionals engage campers in independent and group activities to develop readiness skills at a 4:1 camper-to-staff ratio. Early Childhood camps provide a nurturing environment for each camper. Children must be three years old on or before June 1 and toilet trained to enroll.
Shannon, 2020 Summer at Barstow Parent
“Thank you so much for your online camps and coming up with great options for our kids. It’s been so fun seeing their excitement!”
Early Childhood Sample Schedule
7:15–9 a.m. & 3:30-6 p.m.
Extended Care Available
Weekly Theme & snack
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Playground & lunch
Interactive Centers & snack
Friday Water Play
Where to Find Us
The Barstow School is located at 11511 State Line Road in southern Kansas City, Missouri.
Take the State Line Road exit. Travel south on State Line Road for approximately 1 mile. The Barstow School is located to the left (east) at approximately 115th Street. Look for the sign marking our driveway.
The Barstow School is only a 20 minute drive from the Country Club Plaza. Take Ward Parkway south to 89th Street. Turn right on 89th Street to State Line Road. Turn left (south) on State Line Road and continue to 115th Street. The Barstow School is located to the left (east) at approximately 115th Street. Look for the sign marking our driveway.