Galileo Summer Quest: Winnetka

Sacred Heart School

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1095 Gage Street, Winnetka, IL 60093 map it

Click here for Camp Galileo (pre-K - 5th grades) which is also hosted at this location.

2018 Summer Camp Schedule

Prices & Discounts


BY January 22

BY February 28

AFTER February 28


1 week:

$469 $484 $509 $40 AM/$80 PM

Add a 2nd week:

$449 $464 $489 30% off

Add a 3rd week:

$439 $454 $479 30% off

Add a 4th week (or more):

$429 $444 $469 30% 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 $40 off your fourth and subsequent weeks. Plus, get 30 percent off extended care when you sign up for 2 or more weeks of camp.

Please note: there is an additional $75 materials fee for Robot Pet, Virtual Reality, Go-Kart Builders, MOD Design with Minecraft ® and 3-D Modeling and Printing.

Emily Schwickerath

Emily Schwickerath
Camp Director

Emily is thrilled to return to Galileo Winnetka for her second summer, first as a Camp Director. Emily has always loved working with kids, especially on projects that use the innovator's process! She has a B.A. in Elementary Education, and has been teaching for more than 8 years. She currently teaches 5th grade in Skokie. In her free time, she loves to paint or make music by singing and playing guitar or piano. Emily loves using her creative mind to inspire others, and she is excited to have campers and staff continue to inspire her.

Share Camp, Save $25

Refer a new family to this camp location and you both save $25.

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Chicago Regional Advisory Board

Jeff Bell
Head of School, Beacon Academy

Shegan Campbell
Co-Founder, Kids Science Labs

Liz Gerber
Faculty Founder, Design for America Program, Northwestern University​​

Enid Grabiner
Camp Consultant, Camp & Teen Travel Consultants

Debbie Harris
Director of Educational Technology, Sager Solomon Schechter Day School

Erin Huizenga
Founder of Borough + Block and Till School, Professor at Northwestern University

Leslie Lancry
Founder & Director, Language Stars

Clark McKown
Executive Director, Rush NeuroBehavioral Center

Martin Moran
Director of Upper School, Bennett Day School​

Pari Schacht
Founder, Nurturing Wisdom Tutoring & Mission Montessori

Aaron Wilson-Ahlstrom
Director of Programs, Experience Institute