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Summer Camps with Drop In and Extended Hours

Summer Camps that allow Daily Drop in

Summer camps that offer daily drop-in service are a special kind of lifeline to parents with full-time work obligations and flexible schedules alike.

Summer Camps including drop in

This roundup of summer camps that let you pay per day is a sampling of the diverse offerings available in Plano, TX and around Dallas, Frisco, McKinney, Allen and surrounding areas.

Find more summer camps in our Annual Summer Camp Guide.

Our favorites:

Dallas International School

Summer Enrichment Camps is a great way for your child to get a taste of the unique language and world-class education programs offered at Dallas International School. 

Dallas International School

Camp Hours: 7.30 am – 6 pm

Earliest Drop off: 7.30 am

Latest Pick-up: 6 pm

Grade entering: for ages 2 – 17


Vision Martial Arts

For Kids!

  • Karate class each day
  • Earn a white belt & Break a board
  • Different theme each week: Nerf Wars, Legos, Ninjas
  • Rank Advancement, and more!
  • Field Trips
  • Special Guests
  • Snacks, games & crafts For Parents!
  • Extended hours (8:00-5:30pm) for a nominal fee
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Watch your child be transformed to become
o Respectful
o Focused on tasks
o Self-Disciplined
o Confidence to succeed at any challenge

VMAC will provide MARTIAL ARTS LESSONS, crafts, games, snacks, some field trips, and Friday pizza lunch for campers.

Sign up for all 9 weeks and only pay for 6

Camp Hours: 9 am – 3 pm

Earliest Drop off: 8 am

Latest Pick-up: 5.30 pm

Grades: Kinder through 6th


Primrose School of Plano at Preston Meadow

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At Primrose Schools Summer Adventure Club, Kindergarten(5yrs) through 5th Grade(11yrs) children become engineers, artists, explorers and more as they discover the joys of design thinking, a fun and innovative way to learn. Engineering design challenges, experiments and themed activities await as children unlock new ways of thinking-all while having a blast!

Primrose Summer Camp

Camp Hours: 7 am – 6 pm

Earliest Drop off: 7 am

Latest Pick-up: 6 pm

Price: $300 per week

Grades: K through 5th


Primrose School of Frisco West

Dream it. Plan it. Make it happen. ?‍??‍??‍??‍??‍??

At Primrose Schools Summer Adventure Club, Kindergarten(5yrs) through 5th Grade(11yrs) children become engineers, artists, explorers and more as they discover the joys of design thinking, a fun and innovative way to learn. Engineering design challenges, experiments and themed activities await as children unlock new ways of thinking-all while having a blast!

Camp Hours: 7 am – 6 pm

Earliest Drop off: 7 am

Latest Pick-up: 6 pm

Price: $300 per week

Grades: K through 5th


Levine Academy

Ann & Nate Levine Academy Summer Camps offer fun-filled learning opportunities for children ages infant to 12 years old! 

Camp Hours: 7.45 am – 6 pm

Earliest Drop off: 7.45 am

Latest Pick-up: 6 pm

Grades: infants through 6 grade


Bricks Bots & Beakers

Kids can expect to do tons of fun science experiments, engineering builds, coding, art projects, games, and team building activities, as well as explore their own unique interests within the week’s theme.

Bricks Bots and Beakers

Camp Hours: 8 am – 6 pm

Earliest Drop off: 8 am

Latest Pick-up: 6 pm

Grades: K through 6th


i9 Sports

These 5-Day camps are perfect for kids who are ready to get back to playing sports, making friends, and having fun.

During the camp, your kids will play and learn Soccer, Flag-Football, Basketball, Volleyball, and overall Athletic Development with our i9 Sports Instructors.

On top of that, they will also have learning sessions with certified ISD Teachers for Arts & Crafts and Educational Activities 1-2 times a day.

i9 Sports Camps

Camp Hours: 9 am – 4 pm

Earliest Drop off: 9 am

Latest Pick-up: 4 pm

Grades: 2nd through 8th


Summer Camps at the APEX Center McKinney

Camps include crafts, games swimming, and more! Find out which camps meet your child’s interest and sign-up today.

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Camp Hours: 7 am – 5 pm

Earliest Drop off: 7 am

Latest Pick-up: 5 pm

Grades: 1st through 6th


Other Options we love:

  • Pipe & Palette
  • Virtual Ventriloquist
  • Children’s Learning Adventure
  • ASI Gymnastics Plano
  • Canyons Rock Climbing
  • Frisco Preschool
  • Music Together Dallas
  • Brain Boost
  • SPARK!
  • PowerKids Sports & Fitness
  • PSL Chess
  • Camp Willow Bend
  • Fieldhouse Texas
  • Texas Dynamix Plano (formerly Infinite Bounds)
  • Alpha Omega Gymnastics

Summer Camps with Extended Hours

For those Moms (and Dads) that need to work a full day and are unable to be available to pick up or drop off for half day camps, extended hour options are a necessity during the Summer.

We have some great picks for you that offer early drop offs and late pick ups.

  • YMCA Day Camps – 7.30 am – 5.30 pm
  • JCC Dallas – 7.45 am – 5.45 pm
  • Dallas International School – 7.30 am – 6 pm
  • North Texas Performing Arts – 8.30 am – 5.30 pm
  • Club SciKidz Dallas – 8 am – 5.30 pm
  • Summer Camps at the APEX Center McKinney – 7 am – 5 pm
  • Primrose School of Frisco West – 7 am – 6 pm
  • Primrose School of Plano at Preston Meadow 7 am – 6 pm
  • Outcry Theater – 9 am – 5 pm
  • i9 Sports – 9 am – 4 pm
  • Cathy’s Critter Camp – 9 am – 5 pm
  • Flour Power – 9 am – 4 pm
  • Vision Martial Arts – 8 am – 5.30 pm
  • Bricks Bots & Beakers – 8 am – 6 pm
  • The Craft Guild of Dallas – 9.30 am – 4 pm
  • Lone Star Circus – 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
  • SciTech Discovery Center – 8 am – 5 pm
  • Summer @ Levine –  7.45 am – 6 pm

Which options are you planning to book for your Kids this Summer?

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