Summer in the Grove is an enrichment program designed to feed the intellect, creativity, and energy of the young adolescent with project based courses that include STEAM, fine arts, sports, life skills, and the humanities.

Regular Registration has ended, but a few slots are available in courses in all sessions.

We have openings in the following classes:
Session 1: June 17-28
AM – 9am-noon
  • Creating Comics
  • Guitar and Music Recording
  • Metal Shop 
  • Speech and Debate
PM – 1-4pm
  • Lego Robotics
  • Metal Shop
  • Project Runway (Sewing)
  • Write Your Novel
August 5-16
AM – 9am-nooon
  • Adulting – Life Skills
  • Cooking Beyond the Kitched (outdoor oven, solar oven, etc.)
  • Japanese Language and Culture
  • Metal Shop
PM – 1-4pm
  • Chivalry
  • Life through the Lens (Photography)
  • GIS – Programming and Mapping
  • Voice and Music

To join us, start by filling out our online registration form. It isn’t too late to join us for Summer in the Grove!


Summer in the Grove 2019 is a Montessori-based summer enrichment program for middle-school aged students presented by the Armantrout Montessori Education Foundation.


Session I: June 17-28, 2019

Session II: August 5-16, 2019


  • Morning Class: 9:00AM – 12:00PM

  • Afternoon Class: 1:00PM – 4:00PM

  • Full Day: 9:00AM – 4:00PM


Half Day (Morning OR Afternoon Class) per session: $260

Full Day (Morning AND Afternoon Class) per session: $440



The Grove School

200 Nevada Street

Redlands, CA 92373



Phone: 909-255-0660


Summer in the Grove enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fees for Summer in the Grove are as follows:

  • $260 for half day per two-week session (June or August)

  • $440 for full day per two-week session (June or August)


Full payment upon registration is strongly preferred. However, a $100 deposit will secure your student’s place in the summer program. Summer program deposits are non-refundable and can only be applied toward the current year summer program fees. Payment plans are available upon request.


You may pay in cash, check, or charge and registration in not completed until payment of at least a $100 deposit is received. Directions for submitting payment will follow completion of the registration form, in your confirmation email.


Paying by check or cash helps to keep fees lower by avoiding service charges to the third parties that process payment. To help us maintain the cost per student, please consider paying by check.


The last day to cancel, make changes and/or pay outstanding tuition is May 19, 2019.  New enrollments may or may not be accepted after that date at the discretion of the AMEF Administrator. All deposits and fees will be forfeited if a cancellation is made after the deadline.


**A limited number of scholarships are available to students who qualify for free or reduced school lunch.  To apply for a scholarship, please email us.**


Questions or issues? Please email or call at (909) 255-0660. Be sure to also like us on Facebook!


See you this Summer in the Grove!

Policies (Printable, Completed as part of Online Registration)

Self-Administration of Medication Form

Course Guide 2019

Online Registration Form

Sports/Physical Activity Waiver

Metal Shop Waiver