Camp Galileo: Palo Alto

Walter Hays Elementary School

Alas, the 2014 camp season is already behind us. But don't despair—join our email list and you'll be the first to know all our 2015 news, including camp locations, summer schedules and special offers.

If you have any questions, call us at 1-800-854-3684 or email us at To print a receipt for your 2014 camp season, log into your account and, at the bottom of the page, click "Print Receipt."  Our tax ID number is 71-086-9453.

2014 Summer Camp Schedule

Dates: June 9 – August 1

Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am–3pm

Extended Care: 8am–9am and 3pm–6pm

During the week of 4th of July, camp will be open from June 30 – July 3. For pricing and camp details during that week, visit our FAQ.

Prices & Discounts





1 week:

$379 $399 $40 AM/$80 PM

Add a 2nd week for:

$359 $379 50% off

Add a 3rd week for:

$349 $369 50% off

Add a 4th week (or more) for:

$329 $349 50% off

sign up for more weeks and save

The more weeks your kids come, the more they innovate—and the more you save. Sign up for a second week at Camp Galileo or Galileo Summer Quest and save $20. Save $30 off your third week and $50 off your fourth and subsequent weeks. Plus, get 50 percent off extended care when you sign up for 2 or more weeks of camp.

We also offer a part-day program from 9 am to 1 pm for our pre-K–K campers — for $50 off the weekly price.


Erin Gonce-Wakshlag

Erin Gonce-Wakshlag
Camp Director

Erin is ecstatic to be returning for her third summer as Camp Director of Camp Galileo Palo Alto, and her 6th year with Galileo Learning overall! During the school year, Erin is the lead first grade teacher at a school in East Palo Alto, where she has been an educator for five years. She graduated from San Francisco State University with a bachelor's degree in liberal studies and recently completed a writing institute at Teacher's College at Columbia University. Erin loves learning new things and is constantly looking for the next grand adventure!

Returning Staff

  • Lead Art Instructor
  • Hannah Crown
  • Lead Outdoor Instructor
  • Nicholas Berry
  • Mindy Garagozzo
  • Stephanie Kennel
  • Lead Science Instructor
  • Krista Gaffney
  • Team Leader
  • Marina Toft
  • Operations Coordinator
  • Jamie White