Week 9

July 26-30, 2021

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  • Artrageous

    July 26-30 | 9:00-10:30 AM
    For girls and boys entering grades JK-K
    Create original works of art using various techniques and media.

    instructor: Martha Berge (lower school art teacher)
    cost: $150
  • Build A Better Mousetrap: Rube Goldberg Machines

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 2-5
    To make the next great thing, you have to have the next great idea! Stretch your engineering and creative thinking muscles to build a Rube Goldberg machine, contraption intentionally designed to perform a simple task in an indirect and overly complicated way.

    Oran Rosario (middle school math teacher)
    cost: $225
  • Cookie Factory

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 5-8
    Learn business basics by creating cookies, brownies, and other baked goods. Design a stand and market your cookies through an original marketing plan. 

    instructor: Amanda Killen (professional baker and Center for Excellence Co-Director)
    cost: $225, all supplies included
  • Farm to Loom

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 2-4
    In this fiber and multimedia art camp you will learn to spin cotton fibers into yarn. Explore the farm for other materials that you can use for weaving, and much more!

    instructor: Mary Riddle (director of environmental education and sustainability)
    cost: $200
  • Gymstars Gymnastics K-2

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades K-2
    instructors: Gymstars 
    cost: $225
  • Make a Day of it with SPARK Day Camp

    June 1-August 13
    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.

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  • Renegades of Rhythm Summer Intensive

    July 26-30 | 8:30 AM-1:30 PM
    For students in elementary through high school
    Students will learn fundamentals of drumming as well as rudiments, proper technique. Students will also learn group beats and play as a full group while preparing for the upcoming performance season.
    All equipment is provided.

    Andrew Hatfield (director, Renegades of Rhythm)
    cost: $275
  • Soccer Shots

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades JK-K
    Let's take a journey while learning basic soccer skills like dribbling, passing, and shooting. The theme for this year’s Summer camp is Carry the Torch. The curriculum, crafts, and, lessons will include activities centered around the Olympics. 

    instructors: Soccer Shots Coaches
    cost: $200
  • Theatre Camp with Marques Brown

    July 26-30 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 1-4
    Students will play, discover and get creative.
    Summer Theatre Workshop students in Grades 1-4 will develop theatre skills in a supportive, collaborative, and imaginative environment. Guided by Mr. Brown, a professional teaching artist, students will work together as an ensemble to explore and expand their “Actor Toolbox” – their body, voice, and imagination.  As a part of each day of the workshop, students will participate in Creative Drama & Improvisation classes, and the week long course will culminate in a short filmed showcase to share and display what they have learned, which will be made available to friends and family.

    instructor: Marques Brown (actor and theater technical director)
    cost: $200

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  • Photo of Amanda Killen

    Amanda Killen 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2460
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    Brianna Lofton 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2489

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