Programs

Summer Camps and Academic Programs

By Week
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List of 11 items.

  • All Sports Camp

    The All Sports Camp is designed to provide campers with a fundamental skill set for each of the major sports as well as some lifetime activities. Over the course of the week, campers will participate in baseball/softball, basketball, floor hockey, soccer, ultimate frisbee, and more. In addition to practicing the skills for each sport, campers will participate in daily contests and games to test their mastery and improvement in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Campers are required to bring sneakers and a snack. Come join us for another great summer of All Sports Camp!

    Session 1
    Dates: July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $165

    Session 2
    Dates: August 6 - August 10
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Tuition: $175

    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Summer at the Cape Staff, summeratthecape@capehenry.org
  • 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
  • Chess

    Absolute pin, battery, checkmate, dead draw, en passant? Confused? Don’t be! Learn the game of kings in a fun and relaxing environment. Chess is renowned for improving creativity, the power of concentration, critical thinking skills, memory and retention, and overall academic performance. Chess has also been shown to augment problem-solving capabilities, provide cultural enrichment, advance intellectual maturity, and enhance self-esteem. Not to mention, chess is fun!

    Session 1
    Dates: July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

    Session 2
    Dates: July 16 - 20
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon

    Session 3
    Dates: July 30 - August 3
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 5
    Director: Mr. August Vander Werff, augustvanderwerff@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $175
  • Dynamic Basketball Outdoor 3v3 Tournament Camp

    Dynamic Basketball Outdoor 3v3 Tournament Camp presents an exciting new way to experience Dynamic Basketball. Join the Dynamic Basketball staff as we take to the outdoor courts for some 3-versus-3 competition. Teams are limited to four players. Sign up today with your team in mind, or join Dynamic Basketball and let the staff find the right spot for you! Balanced competition and end-of-the-day prizes are sure to make this new and exciting program a great week of Basketball!

    Dates: July 2- 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 4 - 8
    Director: Mr. Mark Hall, mark44.mh@gmail.com
    Tuition: $185
  • Flag Football

    Are you looking for some gridiron action during the dog days of summer? Here is a chance for every quarterback and linebacker in the making to learn the fundamentals of football in a safe and fun environment. Flag football offers the core skills of passing, catching, and defensive positioning. This camp is designed to prepare kids to be champions both on and off the field by teaching them the importance of fair play, teamwork, and sportsmanship. This camp provides exhilarating and action-packed games that give campers a chance to show off their skills and maybe even their end-zone dance! Score some touchdowns with us this summer!

    Dates: July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 9:00 a.m - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 8 (6-year-old-age minimum)
    Director: Mr. August Vander Werff, augustvanderwerff@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $175
  • 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 Tuesday and Thursday 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 10
    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
  • Magic Camp

    Abracadabra, alakazam, hocus pocus! Sit back and enjoy the magical transformation as campers become magicians right before your very eyes! Campers learn amazing magic tricks they can perform for family and friends. Award-winning professional magician, Mr. Rob Westcott, teaches young magicians various skills and helps them to build self-confidence in a fun and supportive environment. Each child receives a magic case to decorate and fill with a magic wand and tricks they learn throughout the week. On the last day of camp, join us for a magic show where the children perform the magic they have learned! Students who have taken Magic Camp before are also welcomed back. Mr. Westcott has many new tricks for returning students. Space is limited so register today!

    Session 1:
    July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Tuition: $165

    Session 2:
    Dates: July 16 - 20
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Tuition: $185

    Ages: Rising Grades 1 - 5
    Director: Master Magician, Mr. Rob Westcott, robertfwestcott@gmail.com
  • Play-Well: Intro to STEM using LEGO® Materials

    Give your imagination a boost with tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: cities, garbage trucks, catamarans, and dinosaurs. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.?

    Dates: July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Kindergarten - Grade 2
    Director: Mr. Ian Phillips, ian@play-well.org
    Tuition: $165
  • Play-Well: STEM Challenge using LEGO® Materials

    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. Sign up today!

    Dates: July 2 - 6 (No Camp - Wednesday, July 4)
    Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Mr. Ian Phillips, ian@play-well.org
    Tuition: $165
  • STEM Rockets

    Are you ready to take on the water bottle rocket challenge? Students will practice skills of engineering through designing, prototyping, testing, and redesigning rockets to meet daily challenges as well as a culminating weeklong challenge. Be prepared to launch yourself into this exciting STEM experience!

    Dates: August 6 - 10
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 3 - 6
    Director: Mrs. Becky Schnekser, rebeccaschnekser@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $275
  • 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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