Summer Program

The Summer Program is our signature, annual program, offering interactive activities and workshops for youth around our six pillars of Black History, African Culture, Entrepreneurship, Social Justice, Literacy, and Social Intelligence. The program also includes special guest speakers and workshops including African Dance and Drum, Painting, Creative Writing, and Capoeira. Scholars also develop business and social impact plans. 

What’s Included:

All Materials and Supplies

Daily Breakfast

Daily Lunch


Watoto Book Club: The Youth Book Club Program, a partnership between The Re-Education Project and Afrikanah Book Club, is a space for youth to grow intellectually and gather socially through the exploration of literature written by Black writers and literary works with strong Black characters and subject matters. This program is designed to foster development in literacy, reading comprehension, and critical thinking, and to expose young readers to the African literary tradition.


Grades 5-8

Ages 10-14


6 Weeks

Dates, Days, and Times: 

June 5-July 14

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Program Fee/Payment Options:

$450 Total (can be paid in two installments of $225)