Galileo Idea Lab: Camp @ HQ - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Thank you for your interest in Galileo Idea Lab: Camp @ HQ. Find a list of frequently asked questions below. If you can't find what you're looking for, please call Customer Service at 1-800-854-3684.

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Lunch/Snack

Will lunch or a snack be provided?

No, but there will be snack time. Campers should come with a snack packed every day for our snack break. There will not be a lunch period. Campers will be dismissed at lunch time.


Refunds/Cancelations

What is the cancelation/refund policy?

There is a $25 cancellation fee if you cancel up until a week before your session. A week before your session we will not offer any refunds.


Media Permissions

How do media permissions work?

By signing up for camp sessions at our headquarters locations, you agree for your child to be filmed and photographed. We will be using footage from these sessions in training videos for our staff as well as marketing materials. If you've signed up and need to opt-out please call us at 800-854-3684.


Format

Is each week focused on a theme like Camp Galileo?

Galileo Idea Lab is a unique camp experience. Each week campers will be engaged in multiple themes at a time, innovating alongside our curriculum developers and getting a sneak peek at 2018 themes and projects. Camp Galileo campers will participate in two unique lessons each day. Galileo Summer Quest campers dive deep into our new design platform for minecraft.


Daily Schedule

What's the schedule like?

Monday - Thursday
9:00 - 9:10 am - Check in
9:10 - 9:20 am - Opening
9:20 - 10:30 am - First rotation
10:30 - 10:45 am - Snack break
10:40 - 11:55 am - Second rotation
11:55 am -12:05 pm - Pick up*

Friday
9:00 - 9:10 am - Check in
9:10 - 9:20 am - Opening
9:20 - 10:20 am - First rotation
10:20 - 10:35 am - Snack break
10:35- 11:45 am - Second rotation
11:45 am - 12:05 pm - Friday closing, pick up*


Drop off/Pick Up

How early can I drop off and how late can I pick up?

Drop off will be at 9 am every morning and you can pick up your camper starting at 11:55 am.

*If you are more that 10 minutes later for pickup there will be a fee of $1 for each minute that you’re late.


Group size

How large will the groups be? 

There will be 20 Star and Supernova campers in a group. There will be 16 Nebula campers in a group. And there will be 12 Galileo Summer Quest campers in a group.

What are your camper to staff ratios?

For Nebulas will we honor a camper to staff ratio of 8:1 at Camp @ HQ. And for Stars and Supernovas we will honor a camper to staff ratio of 10:1. For Galileo Summer Quest campers we will honor a 12:1 camper to staff ratio.


Cost

How much does a week at Galileo Idea Lab: Camp @ HQ cost?

$125 per week


Financial Assistance

Is Financial Assistance available for Galileo Idea Lab: Camp @ HQ?

Yes, please call us at 800-854-3684 for more information.