Reid Hall and lawn on sunny day.
group photo of summer ESL students

LFA provides a wide selection of summer programs each year.

There are many exciting programs offered, and you have the choice of spending the day on the LFA campus or experiencing living on campus for part of the summer while you learn and explore.

We offer:

  • a comprehensive summer program in English, Math and Fine Arts
    • The 2019 program runs for five weeks beginning on July 15 and ending on August 16 and is for secondary school students between the ages of 13-18. There are approximately 130 boys and girls in the program.
  • athletic camps (soccer, swimming, ice hockey, lacrosse) created by LFA coaches as well as partners who are leaders in their sports.
  • Rock & Roll Music Camp
  • Panther Camp - a day camp for elementary and preschool children
  • New this year! - Camp MasterChef will take place on LFA's campus as well. Please visit this website for more details.
Summer Programs Contact
Paul  Dunlop

Paul Dunlop

Dean of Summer Session
students throw a frisbee outside of the student union

Lake Forest Academy is a special place.

  • Meet students from around the world.
  • Enjoy a beautiful 150 acre campus on the former J. Ogden Armour Estate.
  • LFA is a safe, secure setting near Lake Michigan and is located only 30 miles from downtown Chicago, and 20 miles from O'Hare International Airport.

Summer Partner Links