Programs

Summer Camps and Academic Programs

By Week
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List of 8 items.

  • Art Adventures: Sun, Sand, Sea!

    Love the summer? So do we! Join us to create all kinds of fun, summertime art! Get your hands dirty while drawing, using clay and paint, and tapping into your creativity and imagination while creating cool crafts and collages.

    Dates: June 11 - 15
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 5
    Director: Ms. Emily Erbig, emilyerbig@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $175
  • Before and After Care

    This program is a service provided for parents who require extended care for children, rising Prekindergarten through Grade 5, before and after regular Summer Programs hours. The exceptional staff plans outdoor play, craft projects, and much more each day. Before and After Care is available for the duration of our Summer at the Cape schedule, beginning on Monday, June 5th and ending on Friday, August 11th. An afternoon snack is provided for the campers. All children must be toilet trained.

    Before Care: 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $50/week

    After Care: 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $65/week

    Before & After Care: 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. & 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $100/week
  • Drobots: Drone Superhero Missions

    Superhero Missions is specifically designed for both the novice and experienced drone enthusiasts. Our instructors will open the creative minds of participants as campers attack and defend against superheroes and villains. Students will begin the week learning basic maneuvers before using their “Spidey-Sense” to conquer missions such as: Batman’s Drone-Mobile Escape, The Breakout of Iron Man, and more. Participants will storyboard their own escape missions while other students attempt to outsmart them using the drone to locate and capture. Drone safety and the social responsibilities of flying drones are emphasized in this program. All campers go home with interactive workbooks and plenty of Drobots Company keepsakes and trinkets so the memories last long beyond the summer. Drobots will provide all equipment for this camp.

    Dates: June 11 - 15
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 3 - 5
    Director: Drobots Company staff, fly@drobotscompany.com
    Tuition: $395
  • Drobots: Ultimate Drone Obstacle Challenge

    Ultimate Drone Obstacle Challenge is specifically designed for both the novice and experienced drone enthusiasts. This week is filled with pure action as students enjoy one of the world’s fastest growing sports, drone obstacle racing. Campers will first learn about the basic safety of drone flying and the history behind drone racing as a sport. From there, campers will progress through various skill challenges and learn how to perform various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Campers will use iPads and remote controls to navigate the drone through short and long obstacle courses. Participants will also create the design and help build the the obstacle course in preparation for the last day’s final activity and competition. All campers go home with interactive workbooks and plenty of Drobots Company keepsakes and trinkets so the memories last long beyond the summer. Drone safety and the social responsibilities of flying drones are emphasized in this program. Drobots will provide all equipment for this camp.

    Session 1
    Dates: June 11 - 15
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Session 2
    Dates: June 18 - 22
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Ages: Rising Grades 3 - 5
    Director: Drobots Company staff, fly@drobotscompany.com
    Tuition: $395
  • Little Dolphins, Sandfiddlers, Dolphins, and Sharks Day Camps

    DAY CAMPS FOR AGES 3 - 6
    • Little Dolphins Day Camp: For Children 3 and 4 Years Old (Prekindergarten)
    • Sandfiddlers Day Camp: For Children 5 and 6 Years Old (Rising Kindergarten and 1st Grade)
    The Little Dolphins and Sandfiddlers Camps are flexible in that a parent can choose either a half-day or a full-day program. The Little Dolphins and Sandfiddlers Camps focus on a different and exciting theme each week, and many of the daily activities will reflect the week’s theme. Campers will participate in a variety of activities in the morning, including swimming two times per week, visual arts, science, reading, mathematics, and creative play. Little Dolphins and Sandfiddlers swim lessons take place at the Seatack Recreation Center on Monday and Wednesday mornings. Parents may elect for children not to participate in the swim instruction program. In the afternoons, campers will take a nap and enjoy playground time and free play. Campers must bring a bathing suit, pool shoes, and a towel clearly marked with the child’s name. All students will also need to bring a change of clothes for their return from the pool. A snack will be provided in the mid-morning and mid-afternoon.
    Children enrolled in morning or afternoon specialty programs may join the Little Dolphins and Sandfiddlers Camps. Please note that if joining the Little Dolphins Camp only for the afternoon session, there will be a nap during that time. All children must be toilet trained.

    DAY CAMPS FOR AGES 7 - 11

    • Dolphins Day Camp: For Children 7 and 8 Years Old (Rising 2nd and 3rd Grade)
    • Sharks Day Camp: For Children 9 - 11 Years Old (Rising 4th - 6th Grade)

    The Dolphins and Sharks Camps offer a wide range of experiences for the student who really wants to explore, and they are flexible in that a parent can choose either a half-day or full-day program. Dolphins and Sharks Camps will focus on a different and exciting theme each week, and many of the daily activities will reflect the week’s theme. Daily activities might include art, cooking lessons, athletic games, exploring with science, and more. Campers also receive swim instruction at the Great Neck Recreation Center on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Campers must bring a bathing suit, pool shoes, and a towel clearly marked with the child’s name each day. A snack will be provided in the mid-morning and mid-afternoon.

    Dates: June 6 - August 12
    Full Day Times: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Tuition - Full Day: $295 per week (lunch included)

    Half Day Morning Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Half Day Afternoon Times: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Tuition - Half Day: $195 per week
  • Rock-It Science: Backyard Summer Camp

    Okay so we won’t be in your backyard but this camp will be full of good old fashion backyard fun! We will make mud pies, mix up rainbow slime, and design butterfly feeders! We will finish up the week with a fun scavenger hunt. This will be a week of science, games, and art that you won’t want to miss!

    Dates: June 11-15
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Prekindergarten - Grade 3
    Director: Ms. Tammy Kauffman, bubblesbugsbutterflies@gmail.com
    Tuition: $185
  • Rock-It Science: Dynamite Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs, everyone’s favorite extinct species! We will mix up a batch of dinosaur teeth, hatch eggs, and go on a one of a kind dinosaur dig using a chemical reaction. We will work on creating a mini prehistoric model throughout the week and learn fun facts about these fascinating creatures.

    Dates: June 11-15
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Prekindergarten - Grade 3
    Director: Ms. Tammy Kauffman, bubblesbugsbutterflies@gmail.com
    Tuition: $185
  • Upper School Health

    This program is focused on exploring the many facets of leading a fulfilling, healthy, and productive lifestyle. At this exciting, intense, and difficult stage of life, we will learn and discuss serious social, emotional, physical and societal concerns. Topics include: illegal substances, growth and development, physical activity, nutrition, preventing violence and abuse, and mental and emotional development. Students will also complete the American Heart Association’s curriculum for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Classroom Health sessions run from 8:00 a.m. - noon on Monday through Friday of each week, and office hours are available from noon - 1:00 p.m. for extra help.

    Session 1: June 4 - 15
    Session 2 (ONLINE): June 25 - July 20
    Session 3: July 23 - August 3

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Classroom Sessions Only)
    Credit: 1/2 credit
    Ages: Rising Grades 9 - 12
    Director: CHC Faculty
    Tuition: $350

Summer Programs

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  • Mr. Tyler Faubert 09

    Assistant Athletic Director; Director of Auxiliary Programs; Coach
    (757) 963-8241

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