Summer FAQ

1.  What are the dates of Park Prep Academy’s 2020 Summer Camp?

The 2020 Park Prep Summer Camp begins on Monday, July 6th and ends on Friday, August 28th.  The July session is from Monday, July 6th – Friday, July 31st.  The August session is from Monday, August 3rd – Friday, August 28th.

2. When should I submit an application for PPA’s Summer Camp?

As soon as possible as enrollment has begun.  Applications may be submitted anytime.  Please check the Summer Menu to download the application.   Submit the completed application along with a check for the $35 application fee to:

Park Prep Academy Admissions – Summer Camp

519 Central Avenue

Jersey City, NJ 07307

3. Can I enroll my child in the PPA Summer Camp for one week/one month/whole summer?

The Park Prep Academy Summer Camp runs by month.  Children may attend for either one or two months.  For additional schedule arrangements, please call Justine Wanat, the Director.

4. If my child does not attend camp on a field trip day can I send her in anyway?  If my child is absent, does she get to make up the day?

The Park Prep Academy Summer Camp operates at capacity each day.  Children must attend schools only on days which they are enrolled.  Make-up days are not permitted.

5. Does my child have to be potty-trained to join the PPA camp?

Students are not required to be potty-trained to attend camp HOWEVER an adult chaperone MUST accompany any non-pottytrained child on off-site field trips days (3-4 per summer).

6. Can I join my child on a field trip?  Can I ride on the Park Prep Academy bus?

Absolutely!  Students may bring one adult chaperone on any field trip.  This chaperone may ride the bus as well.  Park Prep Academy will pay the admission cost for one adult chaperone/child.

7. Who can ride on the bus provided by Park Prep Academy?

All Park Prep Academy students are welcome to ride on the bus provided by Park Prep Academy.  Students may bring one adult chaperone on the bus to any field trip.  Any additional family members (siblings/parents/grandparents) must provide their own transportation.