When does registration open?

We anticipate opening registration for Nueva Summer 2018 in March.  We will be in touch regarding the specific times, dates, and procedures for enrollment.

Who teaches at Nueva Summer?

Nueva Summer strives to hire talented professionals from a rich variety of backgrounds. This summer, nearly our entire staff will be comprised of Nueva teachers and highly-experienced and qualified educators.

Are Nueva Summer programs available to students who do not attend Nueva?

Yes, Nueva Summer programs are open to all students! Programs are designed to challenge and stimulate young minds.

Does the camp curriculum change every week?

This summer our Lower School Expedition program will consist of two weeks of unique programming. Our Middle and Upper School Expedition programs will provide four weeks of unique offerings.

Is lunch provided?

Yes, lunch is included in camp tuition.

Do you have an extended care program?

Before and after-care are available every day, Monday through Friday. Before-care begins at 8:00 am and after-care ends at 6:00 pm. For more information about enrollment in the Nueva Summer extended care program, please contact summer@nuevaschool.org. We do not offer extended care on a drop-in basis.

What is your cancellation policy?

We understand that summer plans can change, and we do our best to accommodate. All cancellations made prior to May 1 are fully refunded the cost of tuition and charged a $25 cancellation fee. From May 1 to June 1, the full cost of tuition is refunded $200 less each week. After June 1, refunds are not given for cancellations. 

To cancel your Nueva Summer program, please call Jim Morrison, Director of Nueva Summer at 650-350-4555. 

Can I change my registration once it has been made?

This summer, our ability to make changes will depend on the availability of alternate programs. To inquire about schedule changes, you will need to contact summer@nuevaschool.org.

How old must my child be to register?

Children must be entering the grade of the program for which they are applying. For example, to be eligible for a first-grade camp, your child must be entering first grade in September 2018. 

Does Nueva Summer offer financial award?

Yes. For more information about the financial award application process, please contact summer@nuevaschool.org.

Nueva Summer

We will be announcing the dates of Nueva Summer 2019 in early December.


The Nueva School
San Mateo Campus
131 E. 28th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403

Nueva Expedition Times

9:00 am-4:00 pm* Daily 

*Families can enroll for before care (which begins at 8:00 am) and after care (which ends at 6:00 pm) through the parent dashboard. We do not offer drop-in before and after care.


Nueva Summer Employment

While we are currently fully staffed for our 2018 program, please be in touch if you are interested in joining our team. We will be in touch should things change as summer approaches.


If you are interested in working with Nueva Summer 2018:

Submit a resume with cover letter and list of references to Nueva Summer: summer@nuevaschool.org

Lunch Service

Lunch will be served each day and is included in tuition. There will always be vegetarian and gluten-free options. All food served (and allowed on campus) at Nueva is nut-free.

For Nueva Summer 2018 Lunch menu

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