June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys entering grades 4-7
Calling all artists, superhero lovers, or graphic novel enthusiasts. During this workshop you will be putting your storytelling skills and artistic skills (either digital or drawing) to use as you create a story for the ages. Read graphic novels and create your own throughout this weeklong workshop that explores the boundary between art and writing.
instructor: Cydnie Trice (graphic design and communications teacher) cost: $200
June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys entering grades JK-K
Create Fairy Magic by exploring literature, art, and the world of fairies. Read fairy stories, design and build tiny fairy gardens, tooth fairy keepsakes, and end the week with an outdoor fairy tea party.
June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls entering grades 5-8
Come learn and experience cheerleading stunt training with Coach Ashlee. Learn skills and drills to improve your stunting and prepare for Middle School Cheerleading Competitions in the fall. We will work on all things stunting from basic stunts to pyramid building. It will be a fun week of team building and perfecting skills.
June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys 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: Lucy Wesson (lower school science specialist) cost: $200, all supplies included
Intro To Photography
June 6-10 | 1:00-4:00 PM For girls and boys entering grades 5-8
Learn basic techniques for taking great digital photographs. Then explore options for improving or enhancing your pictures with various effects, filters, and editing programs. A digital camera will be provided but you will need to bring a 16GB SD card to store your photos. instructor: Lacey Hudman (digital media, film, and photography) cost: $200
Make a Day of it with SPARK Day Camp
May 31-August 12 9:00 am-3:00 pm (early and aftercare available)
Combine Center for Excellence summer camps with SPARK Day Camp for the best of both worlds - a full-day camp experience and specialty camp offerings.
June 6-9 (M-TH) | 9:00-10:15 AM For girls and boys entering grades K-2
The Quickstart method makes the game of tennis easily accessible to the little ones by using a smaller court, net, racquet, and larger foam tennis balls. DROP OFF AND PICK UP AT TENNIS CENTER
instructor: Jay Horne (Hutchison middle school tennis coach) cost: $140
June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys entering grades 5-8
Do you enjoy academic trivia? Do you have a love of learning across disciplines? If so, join us for Middle School Quiz Bowl this summer. Each day, campers will compete using an official Knowledge Bowl style buzzer system in subjects including: math, science, literature, history, geography, fine arts, popular culture, sports, and more. Additionally, campers will work together to research, explore, and build creative resources in areas of interest. Spots are limited to ten campers per session.
instructor: Robby Uhrman (middle school teacher and quiz bowl sponsor) cost: $225
S.M.I.L.A. Summer Reading Clinic
June 6-24 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys entering grades 1-6
The SMILA mission is to help ensure that all children succeed in the basic language skills of reading, writing, and spelling.
instructors: SMILA certified teaching staff http://www.smilareading.com/ cost: $800; $75 non-refundable deposit is required to hold a space in this camp. Payment in full is due no later than May 20, 2022.
June 6-10 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM For girls and boys entering JK-1
Soccer Shots Camps provide children with an opportunity to develop their soccer skills, their character, and their creativity. Centered around a theme, children are provided with fun activities that include soccer games as well as a variety of other age appropriate options such as crafts, team building exercises, snack time, or even literature. Children will be encouraged to participate in daily themes, and each camp will conclude with a celebration of the children’s hard work. This year’s camp theme is Under the Stars.
instructors: Soccer Shots Coaches
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