Programs

Summer Camps and Academic Programs

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  • Before and After Care Programs (June 3 - August 9)

    This program is a service provided for parents who require extended care for children, rising Prekindergarten through Grade 5, before and after regular Summer Program 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 3 and ending on Friday, August 9. An afternoon snack is provided for the campers. All children must be toilet trained. Before-Camp care will begin at 7:30 am and conclude at the start of camp at 9:00 am, where our staff will direct campers to the correct camps. After-Camp Care will begin at 3:30 pm and conclude at 5:30 pm. A late fee of $30 will be charged every ten (10) minutes past 5:30 pm.

    Before-Camp Care: 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
    Tuition: $50 per week

    After-Camp Care: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $65 per week

    Before- and After-Camp Care: 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $100 per week

    Dates: June 3 - August 9
    Ages:
    Rising Prekindergarten - Grade 6

  • Day Camp: Little Dolphins, Sandfiddlers, Dolphins, Sharks (June 3 - August 9)

    Looking for an exciting summer experience? Join our summer day camps to experience endless fun and engagement. Spend your summer playing on Cape Henry’s state-of-the-art playground. Reacquaint yourself with friends from the past or meet new friends as you continue to grow and develop. Our Summer at the Cape Day Camps focuses on fun while also bridging the learning gap between school years. No matter your age, your days will be filled with everything from academic engagement to swim lessons, craft making to sports and games, science experiments to fun-filled field trips, and much more. All Day Camps are led by full-time teachers at Cape Henry Collegiate or teachers from Virginia Beach City Public Schools. Each teacher has multiple years of experience within our school community. All full-day campers receive a full-service, well-balanced lunch from the newly renovated Café Dolphin, and all full- and half-day campers receive a mid-morning and mid-afternoon snack and drink. Our Summer at the Cape Day Camps are licensed by the Virginia Department of Social Services.

    Little Dolphins Day Camp: Ages 3 and 4 (Prekindergarten)
    Sandfiddlers Day Camp: Ages 5 and 6 (Rising Kindergarten, Transition, and Grade 1)
    Dolphins Day Camp: Ages 7 and 8 (Rising Grades 2 and 3)
    Sharks Day Camp: Ages 9 - 11 (Rising Grades 4-6)

    Summer Learning. Day campers spend time each day on specific weekly themes, digging into age-appropriate topics like America’s National Parks, the Natural Wonders of the World, Disney and Star Wars, outdoor adventure and camping, Dr. Seuss, and more. Twice a week campers will immerse themselves in Cape Henry’s science labs, working on experiments and exercises to learn and test the theme of the week. In addition to these wonderful and creative topics, students will spend time with age-appropriate reading, writing, and math while having the opportunity to work on summer academic assignments for the upcoming school year.

    Exercise and Fun. Campers take part in daily free play and structured activities within all of Cape Henry’s fantastic facilities. Cape Henry boasts a spacious, air-conditioned field house with P.E. equipment and supplies for every game and activity. A turf field and multiple grass athletic fields host countless outdoor games, and a state-of-the-art playground caters to the imagination of all age groups.

    Swimming. Partnered with Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation, Day Camp groups travel via bus to the Great Neck Recreation Center (Dolphins and Sharks) and to Seatack Recreation Center (Little Dolphins and Sandfiddlers) twice a week for age-appropriate swim lessons. Lessons are taught by American Red Cross certified swim instructors while supervised by American Red Cross certified lifeguards. The swim curriculum is developed and taught by the aquatic staff of Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation. Campers travel to and from swim lessons with their lead teachers, and their lead teachers remain poolside throughout each swim lesson.

    Field Trips. Campers take part in a unique field trip every week of the summer. Join us as we go bowling at Pinboy’s, visit the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, jump around at the indoor Bounce House facility, travel to our local state parks, enjoy a hike in the Norfolk Botanical Gardens, and more. These fun-filled experiences take the campers off campus to some of the area’s most desirable locations. Day Camp teachers and staff members accompany the students on these fully supervised trips.

    Dates: June 3 - August 9

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

    Half Day Morning Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Half Day Afternoon Times: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Half Day Tuition Half: $195 per week
  • Summer Discount Options (June 3 - August 9)

    Day Camp Discount Options: Only 30 spaces available!
    10 WEEK: Select ten (10) weeks of Full-Day Day Camp and Before/After Care to receive 25% off. (Total charge of $2906.25)
    8 WEEK: Select eight (8) weeks of Full-Day Day Camp and Before/After Care to receive 20% off. (Total charge of $2528.00)
    6 WEEK: Select six (6) weeks of Full-Day Day Camp and Before/After Care to receive 15% off. (Total charge of $2014.50)
    4 WEEK: Select four (4) weeks of Full-Day Day Camp and Before/After Care to receive 10% off. (Total charge of $1422.00)

    Day Camp Discount Package Information:
    • Available to Little Dolphins, Sandfiddlers, Dolphins, or Sharks.
    • Before and After Care must be included to receive the Day Camp Discount package.
    • Refunds and substitutions are not permitted with the Day Camp Discount packages.
    • Registering for consecutive weeks is not required.
    • Discounts will be applied when registering for five (10%), seven (15%), or nine (20%) weeks of camps.
    • Lunch and snack included.


    Dolphin Camp Bundle:
    10 WEEK: Select four (4) Specialty or Athletic Camps to replace an AM/PM session of the Full-Day Day Camp to receive 10% off.
    8 WEEK: Select four (4) Specialty or Athletic Camps to replace an AM/PM session of the Full-Day Day Camp to receive 10% off.
    6 WEEK: Select four (4) Specialty or Athletic Camps to replace an AM/PM session of the Full-Day Day Camp to receive 10% off.

    Dolphin Camp Bundle Information:
    • Available in combination with the 10-Week, 8-Week, and 6-Week Day Camp Discount Options.
    • Athletic and Specialty Camp Bundle may not be combined with 4-Week Day Camp Discount Options.
    • The selections will replace one AM and/or PM session within the Day Camp Discount Options for up to four (4) weeks.
    • Receive a 10% discount on the four (4) Athletic and/or Specialty Camp selection when signing up for Athletic and Specialty Camp Bundle.
      • AM Day Camp and Before- and After-Care Discounted 15%, 20%, or 25%, and PM Specialty Camp discounted 10%
    • Refunds and substitutions are not permitted with the Athletic and Specialty Camp Bundle.


    Athletic and Specialty Camp Discount:

    • Stand Alone discount only, may not be combined with Day Camp Discount Packages or Dolphins Bundle.
    • Receive a 10% discount on each selection when registering for eight (8) or more Specialty and/or Athletic Camps.
    • Refunds are not available when registering for Athletic and Specialty Camp Discount.
    • Substitutions may be made more than one week before the program start date if space is available.

    *If interested in a Full Summer Discount Option, Dolphin Camp Bundle, or the Athletic and Specialty Camp Discount, please contact Tyler Faubert at tylerfaubert@capehenry.org or (757) 963-8241*
  • Community and Leadership Workshop (June 17 - 21)

    Community and Leadership Workshop is a unique opportunity for students to learn how to develop their business skills while impacting the world around them. Our future leaders will learn about entrepreneurship, public speaking, civic involvement, and community outreach opportunities with an engaging curriculum to channel their desire to have a positive impact on the world around them.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 6 - 8
    Director: Little Scholars Staff, kcarlton@littlescholarsllc.com
    Tuition: $350
  • Cooking Fun (June 17 - 21)

    It’s time to whip up some fun and something good to eat! Campers will enjoy the opportunity to test their culinary skills while learning how to work in the kitchen, use measuring cups and spoons, and prepare healthy snacks and tasty treats. Creativity abounds as campers use their senses to create new dishes and tasty cuisine. Your child will love newfound independence in the kitchen, and you will enjoy the benefits of your child’s culinary skills–there will be plenty to share and bring home!

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 5
    Director: Mrs. Lita Gedro, litagedro@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Dolphin All-Star Baseball: Future Dolphin Baseball Academy (June 17 - 21)

    Calling all Lower School future baseball All-Stars! In his eighth season as the CHC Varsity Baseball Head Coach, former Major Leaguer Tim Hummel and the CHC baseball staff want to see all future Dolphin baseball players in action. Catch the CHC baseball fever, and join us for a week of fundamentals. You can’t spell fundamentals without “FUN!” This camp will focus on all aspects of the game. Along with teaching the fundamentals, the staff will provide each player with valuable feedback throughout the week. You do not have to be a current or prospective Cape Henry student to join the action!

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 6 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Mr. Tim Hummel, timrhummel@gmail.com
    Tuition: $185
  • Dolphin Bowling Camp (June 17 - 21)

    The Dolphin Bowling Camp will teach the fundamentals of bowling from the traditional approach and swing to the release. Students will learn how to align themselves properly to hit their target, how to keep score, and the proper lane courtesy. Bowling teaches the life skills of teamwork and a stable mindset. This is great for introverted children. It is also one of the few sports that is an individual and team orientated sport. These coaches and volunteers are required by the United States Bowling Congress to have background checks before being able to work with youth. The coaching staff is co-coached by bronze and silver level coaches both with experience in collegiate bowling. Coaches include members of an NAIA collegiate bowling program as well as an NCAA D1 bowler and Alumni of Cape Henry. Bowling equipment is provided in the cost, and all skill levels are welcome.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 6 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Ms. Colby Jones, jonesc85@mail.sacredheart.edu
    Tuition: $220 (Supplies included)
  • Dolphin Tennis Academy I (June 17 - 21)

    The Cape Henry Collegiate Tennis program is excited to offer the Dolphin Tennis Academy with PTR-certified Head Coach Diane Deaton. During the tennis sessions, beginner and novice campers will learn the proper way to hold and swing a racquet, as well as basic ball drills and games. Advanced tennis players will work on strategy, court positioning, and shot selection, and they will be matched up with camp staff who are current or former high school or college players. Campers will enjoy individual and small-group lessons as they build upon the initial success and develop a lifelong love of tennis! Campers will participate daily in light ball drills and supervised match play, and all levels of play are invited. *CHC will utilize First Colonial Courts while Cape Henry courts are replaced*

    Session 1
    Dates: 
    June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 9 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Ms. Diane Deaton, summeratthecape@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Driver’s Education: Classroom (June 17 - 28)

    This course is designed to provide students with a detailed understanding of the fundamentals of driving and to foster responsible attitudes and driving behaviors. Course content follows the Virginia State Board of Education, which includes linking visual skills, space management, and balanced vehicle movements to risk-reducing driving strategies. Significant attention is given to risk awareness, driver alertness, and responsible actions relative to occupant protection devices, positive interactions with other roadway users, and the physical and psychological conditions that affect driver performance. Students will use knowledge, processes, and skills learned in driver education to help them become competent users of the highway transportation system. Successful completion of this course provides the student with a Certificate of Completion in Classroom Driver Education for the Commonwealth of Virginia.

    Dates: June 17 - 28
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 10 - 12
    Director: Ms. Kerri Land, kerri.land@vbschools.com
    Tuition: $185
  • Dynamic Basketball Camp - Half Day I (June 17 - 21)

    Dynamic Basketball Basics Camp (Half-Day)
    Basketball Basics provides a wonderful introduction to the basic skills of passing, dribbling, shooting, and games. Beginning players will enjoy learning from the Dynamic Basketball staff as they make this introduction to basketball fun and beneficial.

    Session 1
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 4 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Mr. Mark Hall, mark44.mh@gmail.com
    Tuition: $185 
  • Dynamic Basketball Player Development Camp Full-Day I (June 17 - 21)

    Dynamic Basketball Player Development Camp (Full-Day)
    Lace up your sneakers and get ready to go! Dynamic Basketball offers a great week of basketball to enhance your summer. Campers will enjoy learning from the best while also enhancing their skills through drills, individual competition, and games. Balanced competition makes this an enjoyable week for everyone!

    Session 1
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 12 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Mr. Mark Hall, mark44.mh@gmail.com
    Tuition: $285
  • Games, Games, Games I (June 17 - 21)

    Games, Games, Games features a variety of both indoor and outdoor fun! Campers will get to enjoy the fresh air with games like Kickball, Flag Tag, 4-Square, and more! Back inside, the fun continues with board games like Clue, Sorry, and so much more. The campers will test their competitive sides as they play Battleship, or can choose to chill out with a more relaxed game of Life. Led by Ms. Elliott, Games, Games, Games has all the outdoor fun and indoor play all wrapped into one!

    Session 1
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
     
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Ms. Andrea Elliott, andreaelliott@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Girls Just Want to Have Fun I (June 17 - 21)

    Calling all girls for strictly girl fun! Campers will make delicious treats and healthy snacks to eat. Campers will demonstrate their creative side to make photo memory collages and cool arts and crafts, too. Looking your best is always a blast, so hairstyling and colorful nails are must-do activities. Reading short stories about fabulous girls will give us quiet time to listen, reflect, and talk. Group games along with fun and healthy ways to exercise will round out our days. Get a friend and come have some fun with girls only!

    Session 1
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
     
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Ms. Andrea Elliott, andreaelliott@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Motor Mania (June 17 - 21)

    Come join us for a week of discovery as we build our fine and gross motor skills by exploring the world around us! We will work to strengthen the muscles in our hands and work on coordination of movements through fun hands-on opportunities. Whether we are balancing, hopping across river rocks, climbing through a tunnel, sifting through sand, pouring with water, cutting, or rolling out clay, we will be having loads of fun! Your child’s mastery of fine and gross motor skills will allow him/her greater independence and open new doors to exploration, learning, and creative expression.

    Session 1:
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon

    Session 2
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

    Ages: Rising Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten
    Director: Mrs. Sarah Kelbaugh, sarahkelbaugh@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Play-Well: Adventures in STEM using LEGO® Materials ( June 17 - 21)

    Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as Trains, Helicopters, Treehouses, and Beam Bridges. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Kindergarten - Grade 2
    Director: Mr. Ian Phillips, ian@play-well.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Play-Well: STEM Challenge using LEGO® Materials (June 17 - 21)

    Level up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as Gear Cars, Gondolas, Merry-Go-Rounds, and Scissor Lifts. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Mr. Ian Phillips, ian@play-well.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Roblox® Entrepreneur: Imaginative Game Design (June 17 - 21)

    Join us for a week of Roblox, one of the fastest-growing game programming platforms on the planet. In this course, campers use the Roblox Lua code to create 3D worlds. Roblox is an entertainment platform that allows the camper to imagine, create, and play together across millions of user-created virtual worlds. Join the more than 60 million players per month and top developers making over $1 million a year. The types of gameplay on Roblox are just as limitless as the imagination of the campers themselves. Join us for a week of pure fun and learning: build the ultimate theme park, compete as a professional race car driver, star in a fashion show, become a superhero, or simply design a dream home. Campers will learn what makes a Roblox game a top hit and learn how to implement some of the same engagement and monetization strategies in their own work. In the end, all campers finish the week able to publish, share, and play games with friends on any platform from console to mobile. No prior experience is required. We provide all technology on location. * Note: Drobots believes in the educational philosophy that students learn best when collaborating with their peers. From a social standpoint, campers learn teamwork, cooperation, and the importance of sharing and implementing ideas. This philosophy has been supported by some of the world’s leading educators and technologists and backed by extensive academic research. However, campers may ask to work by themselves upon request.

    Session 1
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 3 - 5

    Session 2
    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 6 - 8

    Director: Director: Drobots Company staff, fly@drobotscompany.com
    Tuition: $395
  • Sylvan: Math Edge Enrichment (June 17 - 28)

    Mastering math skills has never been so fun! In Sylvan Math Edge Enrichment, your child will build speed, accuracy, confidence and the critical skills needed for higher level math yet to come – all while having a blast! Help your child gain independent problem-solving skills and develop logic and spatial reasoning skills. Interactive activities make learning fun from structured math skill practice to a variety of engaging puzzles, brainteasers, and team challenges.

    Dates: June 17 - 28
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 7
    Director: Sylvan Staff, ASullivan@sylvanchesapeake.com
    Tuition: $350
  • Teen Studio: Airbrush (July 17 - 21)

    Come explore your artistic side with the power of an airbrush at your fingertips! Working with an airbrush is a wonderfully exciting and creative experience. You will learn how to paint popular airbrush subjects like sunsets, seascapes, pillow hearts, space scenes, animal and people portraits, names and letterforms, flowers, and many other creative exercises designed to pull out the artist in you.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 4 - 12
    Director: Mr. Jeff Warden, jeffwarden@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185
  • Teen Studio: Darkroom Photography (June 17 - 21)

    Young photographers become dynamic designers with the medium of light as they explore black-and-white darkroom photography as well as digital SLR photography. This class will cover composition, pinhole and SLR cameras, shooting and processing 35mm film, enlarging prints, burning and dodging, photograms, solarizing, toning, hand-coloring, digital manipulation, and photo presentation. Parents should attempt to locate an old SLR or point-and-shoot film camera with a good battery. If there isn’t a film camera already in the family, please don’t purchase one. Some cameras can be provided by the class, so contact Mr. Warden if one is needed.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 4 - 12
    Director: Mr. Jeff Warden, jeffwarden@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $185

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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