Summer Camp
Summer Camps by Age

Camps for Rising 6th Graders

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  • A Midsummer Night's Dream Fairy Ballet

    Monday-Friday; July 6-17 | 1:00-4:00 PM
    For Hutchison girls and siblings entering grades 3-6
    Session I: July 6-10
    Session II: July 13-17
    Can take one or both sessions
    Keep your girl's love for dance blossoming throughout the summer. We will start each day with an all-levels ballet class and then explore choreography based on William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. We will also create costumes and set pieces for a socially distanced performance on the final day of camp.

    instructor: Katie Stanfield (dancer, teacher, and choreographer)
    cost: $180 per session
    Session I: July 6-10
    Session II: July 13-17
  • Advanced Vocal Technique - Virtual Camp

    July 27-31 | 1:00-3:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 6-12
    Study vocal technique for opera, musical theatre, and pop music with an emphasis on preparing for auditions. 

    instructor: Hannah Crowley (music and theatre instructor)
    cost: $125
  • Coding 101: Intro To Python

    August 3-14 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students entering grades 5-8
    Learn the basic concepts of computer programming using the Python language. Python is a powerful, easy-to-read, and easy-to-learn language that is consistently growing in popularity within the computer science field. In this camp we will discuss 'What is Python' and how to begin writing real programs within an integrated development environment (IDE). We will learn general computer science topics such as variables, data types, loops, and dictionaries while also writing some fun projects along the way!

    instructor: Ryan Coleman (computer science University of Memphis)
    cost: $350
  • DIY SCI Camp

    July 13-17 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 3-6
    Make cool science projects that mom won't let you do at home! Chemistry rockets, exploding Mentos, elephant toothpaste, egg in a bottle, and smoke bomb launchers. Experiment with magnets, electricity, air pressure, eggs, and sound. Get ready to get messy and have fun!

    instructor: Jennifer Stanford (second grade teacher)
    cost: $200, all supplies included
  • Fabric Design and Mask Making

    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 3-6
    July 13-17 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Learn design techniques including tie dye, block printing, hand painting, and laser printing to design creative and colorful cotton fabrics.  On the last day turn your fabric creations into protective face masks for yourself, friends, and family.
     
    date/time: Monday-Friday, July 13-17 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    cost: $200 includes all supplies
    instructor: Amanda Killen
  • Hogwarts at Hutchison

    July 20-24 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 3-6
    Read and analyze the original literature, learn how to care for magical creatures, attend potions class, compete in quidditch matches and so much more.  

    instructors: Lucy Wesson (lower school science teacher)
    cost: $180
  • Mad Math Skills 5-6

    August 3-7 | 9:30-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 5-6
    Change your ADDitude about math with this fun, fast-paced skill building experience. Improve math skills and gain confidence. Speed and accuracy of math facts will be a focus. 

    instructor: Molly Prewitt (upper school math)
    cost: $155
  • Make A Day Of It - Afternoon

    Extended care for CFE morning classes.
    Extended care for CFE morning classes. Must be enrolled in the below Center morning camp to attend.
    Date/Time: 12:00-4:00 pm
    July 13-17 DIY SCI (3rd-6th)
    July 13-17 Fabric Design and Mask Making (3rd-6th)
    July 20-24 Hogwarts (3rd-6th) & Superhero Theatre (3rd-6th)
    July 27-31 Fairy Adventures (K-2nd) & Passport to Spanish (2nd-5th) 

    Cost: $75 per week
  • Make A Day Of It - Morning

    Morning Care for CFE Afternoon Classes
    Morning care for CFE afternoon classes. Must be enrolled in the below Center morning camp to attend.
    Date/Time: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
    July 6-10 Fairy Ballet (3rd-8th)
    July 13-17 Fairy Ballet (3rd-8th)

    Cost: $75 per week
  • Mosaics 5-8

    August 10-14 | 1:00-4:00 pm
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 5-8
    Work with local mosaic artist, Kristi Duckworth, to create your own unique mosaic tile art. Space is limited. 

    instructor: Kristi Duckworth (ceramist and painter)
    cost: $225
  • Passport to Spanish Middle School Edition Level 1

    July 27-31 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 6-9
    Immerse yourself in the language and culture of far-off lands through cooking, crafts, and games. Use your passport to visit a new country each day. 

    instructor: Glenda Akers (middle school Spanish teacher)
    cost: $180
  • Passport to Spanish Middle School Edition Level 2

    July 27-31 | 1:00-4:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 6-9
    Immerse yourself in the language and culture of far-off lands through cooking, crafts, and games. Use your passport to visit a new country each day. 

    instructor: Glenda Akers (middle school Spanish teacher)
    cost: $180
  • Pottery Intensive 3-8

    July 6-10 | 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 3-8
    LIMITED ENROLLMENT


    This two week course includes hand building and throwing on the wheel.

    instructor: Kristi Duckworth (ceramist and painter)
    cost: $375
  • Superhero Theatre Camp with Marques Brown

    July 20-24 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For Hutchison students and siblings entering grades 3-6
    Learn performance basics, like how to use minds, bodies, and voices to theatrically tell a story. Stretch creative muscles by inventing their very own superpowered alter-egos! Campers will share about themselves, what makes them super, and together the class will create an original story to perform at the end of the week!

    instructor: Marques Brown (actor and theater technical director)
    cost: $180

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