Dear Parents,

Bancroft Summer is as much for you as it is for your curious campers. Bancroft Summer is designed to be the ultimate day camp experience in Worcester. We keep curious minds active and having fun all summer while giving you many options to work with your hectic summer schedules.

Own Your Adventure

How to Register

Registering for Bancroft Summer is easy. Simply follow this link and choose the right program for your child. Choose from day camp, academic camps, speciality camps, and athletic camps. 

Choose extended afternoons where available. Extended morning is not available. 

If you have any questions simply contact Nikkole Conway, Bancroft Summer Camp Director. 

Extended-Day Options @ Bancroft Summer

We offer extended day options for busy families who need late pick up.

Extended afternoon: 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

If you have any questions simply contact Nikkole Conway, Bancroft Summer Camp Director. 

Lunch & Snack @ Bancroft Summer

Everyone loves lunch at Bancroft Summer – campers and parents alike! Our fun, healthy options keep curious campers energized and ready to learn. Here’s a sneak peak at our Bancroft Summer treats:

Afternoon Snacks

Healthy snacks include whole fruit, nutri-grain bars, goldfish, veggie stix, pretzels, saltines, and string cheese!

Extended-day Energy snacks

Energizing treats include watermelon, graham crackers, tortilla chips & salsa, teddy grahams, and pretzels.

Lunch options to please all tastebuds

With a large variety of healthy, kid-friendly items, each day our campers are sure to find something they love and asking for more!


- A full salad bar
- Whole fruit and yogurt with cut fruit and grains - 1% Milk
- Water, water, and more water!

Camp Facilities @ Bancroft Summer

Bancroft Summer happens on the beautiful 34-acre lakeside Bancroft School campus on the north side of Worcester. Campers enjoy summer days in all corners of our state-of-art campus and swim across the street at the Greendale YMCA.

Facility highlights:

  • Soccer fields
  • Baseball fields
  • Field hockey fields


  • Basketball courts
  • Tennis courts
  • Archery range
  • Playground
  • Gardens
  • Nature Trails
  • Fitness room
  • Indoor gyms
  • Indoor climbing wall
  • Full-size theatre
  • Woodshop
  • Ceramic & art studios
  • Tech & science
  • Dining hall and kitchen

Parent Reviews of Bancroft Summer

"Summer 2019 was my first experience using Bancroft Summer Camp. I found the directors and counselors to be very welcoming, and was confident my kids were in good hands for the whole day."

"It's really fun meeting new campers and camp counselors. It helps my child develop trust and confidence."

"Excellent! My son participated in the Junior Drone camp and everyone was so impressed to hear that Bancroft offered it. My son had a great experience, excited to go."

"My daughter loved it and it helped her maintain her reading fluency and regress less than in the public school program."

"My son was very excited about the things he learned and came home wanting to teach us all about what he was doing at camp. He had fun in a great environment and learned a lot."

"I always say it’s the best summer program around. I don’t feel bad that I have to work when I know my son is having a blast. I also say it’s worth every dime."

"My kids love Bancroft Summer. Year after year they keep asking to come back."

"Great day program, with fun choices for kids to explore, play, and learn."

"Great! It's well organized, and provides a variety of activities so the kids don't get bored!"

Explore camp options

Day Camps

Looking for a well-rounded day camp experience full of academic experiences, sports, and lots of fun this summer?

Specialty Camps

What do you love to do? Robotics? Musical theater? Coding? We give you the opportunity to go deep into your special interests.

Athletic Camps

Love soccer? Love basketball? Want to play your sport all summer? Grow as a player and develop technical skills with our experienced coaches!

About Bancroft Summer

We are the ultimate summer experience for campers grades K-8 throughout the greater Worcester area. Everyone at Bancroft Summer is eager to help campers try new things, learn a lot, and have a ton of fun doing it. Sign up for news about our 2024 summer programming. We are gearing up for an amazing summer of creative and curious programming!

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Bancroft Summer is the summer day camp program at Bancroft School.

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Worcester, MA 01605


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