Frequently Asked Questions


List of 12 frequently asked questions.

  • How do I apply?

    Applications are available now and students will be accepted on a rolling basis. The $50 application fee will be credited toward tuition. Tuition includes bus transportation to and from Archer. A 50% deposit will be due upon acceptance. The balance is due by Monday, June 1.
  • What should students bring?

    Students should bring: 
    • A refillable water bottle 
    • Snacks 
    • Lunch
    Students also have the option to purchase snacks and lunches from the Archer Servery using their One Card.
  • What should students wear? 

    Students should wear: 
    • Closed-toed shoes 
    • Clothes that are comfortable to move in and okay to get messy 
  • Do you offer make-up days?

    Unfortunately, we are unable to provide make-up days. Students who need to miss a day or two can still enroll at full tuition.
  • Do you offer extended care hours?

    Unfortunately, we do not offer extended care hours. All students must take bus transportation to and from campus. Our hours are 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • What about lunch?

    Students can either bring their own lunch and snacks from home or purchase them on campus through the servery. Weekly menus will be available here. To purchase snacks and lunch, students will use their One Card.
  • What is a One Card?

    Each student will be issued an identification card called a One Card. Parents who would like their daughter to be able to purchase food on campus will need to load funds onto her card through MyKidSpending. The Archer Servery does not accept cash. Students and parents are encouraged to have a conversation about responsible spending of One Card funds.
  • What should I do if my student is sick?

    Students who feel unwell during the day may see our Health Coordinator and be picked up early if necessary. If your student will miss a day due to sickness or any other reason, please email archersummer@archer.org to let us know. Please note that we do not offer make-up days.
  • What if I need to withdraw my student?

    The last date to withdraw and receive a refund is Monday, June 1. Families who withdraw by Monday, June 1, will receive their paid tuition less the $50 non-refundable application fee and a $100 cancellation fee.  

    After Monday, June 1, you may withdraw but there are no refunds. No exceptions.
  • What if my student has to arrive late or leave early for an appointment?

    Students are expected to take the bus to and from Archer. If an appointment requires the student to arrive late or leave early, the parent or guardian must email archersummer@archer.org in advance for security purposes.
  • Do you offer financial aid?

    Unfortunately, we do not offer financial aid for summer programs.
The Archer School for Girls admits students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation or other legally protected status to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation or other legally protected status in its hiring or in the administration of its educational policies and programs, admissions policies, financial aid programs or other school-administered programs.