Programs

Academic Programs

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List of 12 items.

  • 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
  • Let's Write! Creative Writing for Middle School Students I (July 1 - 5)

    If you love to write stories or poetry, join our weekly group for creative writing activities and challenges. Middle School writers will explore various prompts - fiction, description, opinion, and photo - and experiment with different styles of writing. During our last session, participants will be encouraged to display their best creative writing on the Middle School hallway bulletin board. Additionally, students will select pieces to share with the Cape Henry Community through a digital link in the Dolphin Digest. Composition books and folders will be provided - bring your favorite pens or pencils to unleash your creative side.

    Session 1
    Dates: July 1 - 5 (No camps Thursday, July 4)
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Tuition: $165
     
    Grades: Rising Grades 6 - 8
    Director: Mrs. Leigh Anne Clay, leighanneclay@capehenry.org
  • Let's Write! Creative Writing for Middle School Students II (August 5 - 9)

    If you love to write stories or poetry, join our weekly group for creative writing activities and challenges. Middle School writers will explore various prompts - fiction, description, opinion, and photo - and experiment with different styles of writing. During our last session, participants will be encouraged to display their best creative writing on the Middle School hallway bulletin board. Additionally, students will select pieces to share with the Cape Henry Community through a digital link in the Dolphin Digest. Composition books and folders will be provided - bring your favorite pens or pencils to unleash your creative side.
     
    Session 2
    Dates: August 5 - 9
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Tuition: $185

    Grades: Rising Grades 6 - 8
    Director: Mrs. Leigh Anne Clay, leighanneclay@capehenry.org
  • Lower School Summer Academic Workshop I (July 8 - 19)

    Get prepared for the new school year by diving into reading/writing and mathematics. The “Reading/Writing Workshop” helps students become power readers and writers, increasing their phonetic skills, comprehension strategies, and writing abilities. Students respond to reading through a variety of creative channels including verbal, written, and hands-on activities. Diverse reading selections from the CHC Summer Reading Lists and other literary choices ensure an enjoyable and stimulating reading performance. In addition, teachers provide instruction on organizing and writing paragraphs, proofreading, and editing written work, and the reinforcement of grammar and punctuation rules. Students choose topics of their own interest and imagination to enjoy creative and expressive writing. The “Math Workshop” uses a multi-sensory, hands-on approach, making math all add up to fun. Students learn math concepts and problem-solving skills with meaningful connections that illustrate the value of mathematics to their world. The instruction and reinforcement of activities will concentrate on preparing students for the rigors of the mathematics curriculum for the coming year. The students split their time between the two blocks on a daily basis and will have the opportunity to work on their required summer reading, writing, and math assignments.

    Session 1
    Dates: July 8 - 19
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 5
    Directors: Mrs. Kelly Christianson, kellychristianson@capehenry.org; Mrs. Sherry Davis, sherrydavis@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $350 per session
  • Lower School Summer Academic Workshop II (July 22 - August 2)

    Get prepared for the new school year by diving into reading/writing and mathematics. The “Reading/Writing Workshop” helps students become power readers and writers, increasing their phonetic skills, comprehension strategies, and writing abilities. Students respond to reading through a variety of creative channels including verbal, written, and hands-on activities. Diverse reading selections from the CHC Summer Reading Lists and other literary choices ensure an enjoyable and stimulating reading performance. In addition, teachers provide instruction on organizing and writing paragraphs, proofreading, and editing written work, and the reinforcement of grammar and punctuation rules. Students choose topics of their own interest and imagination to enjoy creative and expressive writing. The “Math Workshop” uses a multi-sensory, hands-on approach, making math all add up to fun. Students learn math concepts and problem-solving skills with meaningful connections that illustrate the value of mathematics to their world. The instruction and reinforcement of activities will concentrate on preparing students for the rigors of the mathematics curriculum for the coming year. The students split their time between the two blocks on a daily basis and will have the opportunity to work on their required summer reading, writing, and math assignments.

    Session 2
    Dates: July 22 - August 2
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 2 - 5
    Directors: Mrs. Kelly Christianson, kellychristianson@capehenry.org; Mrs. Sherry Davis, sherrydavis@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $350 per session
  • Middle School Summer Academic Workshop I (July 8 - 12)

    Pressed for time and need to get your English and Math summer assignments finished? Have questions about the work or need assistance working through a problem? Then this workshop is for you! Instead of waiting until the last minute, set aside this time to work on your assignments. This workshop is designed to take the pressure off of you and your parents. Teachers are available to help you and answer questions you may have.

    Session 1
    Dates: July 8 - 12
    Time: 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 6 - 8
    Directors: Mrs. Kelly Christianson, kellychristianson@capehenry.org; Mrs. Sherry Davis, sherrydavis@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $200 per session
  • Middle School Summer Academic Workshop II (July 22 - 26)

    Pressed for time and need to get your English and Math summer assignments finished? Have questions about the work or need assistance working through a problem? Then this workshop is for you! Instead of waiting until the last minute, set aside this time to work on your assignments. This workshop is designed to take the pressure off of you and your parents. Teachers are available to help you and answer questions you may have.

    Session 2
    Dates: July 22 - 26
    Time: 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 6 - 8
    Directors: Mrs. Kelly Christianson, kellychristianson@capehenry.org; Mrs. Sherry Davis, sherrydavis@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $200 per session
  • Sylvan: Back to School Bootcamp (August 5 - 9)

    Ready for a fresh start this school year? Sylvan’s study skills camp will provide your child with the tools necessary to break old homework habits and make a great first impression! Expert teachers will work with students on strategies and techniques to build academic success such as time management, organization, effective note-taking, how to set S.M.A.R.T. goals, identifying and applying learning styles, and test-taking with confidence. Students review these areas to ensure success and establish a reliable study routine. “Back to School Boot Camp” is a sure way to kick-start the new school year on the right foot!

    Dates: August 5 - 9
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
    Ages: Rising Grades 4 - 7
    Director:Sylvan Staff, ASullivan@sylvanchesapeake.com
    Tuition: $200
  • 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
  • Upper School Health: Classroom (June 3 - 14)

    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 (Classroom): June 3 - 14

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
    Credit: 1/2 credit
    Ages: Rising Grades 9 - 12
    Director: CHC Faculty
    Tuition: $350
  • Upper School Health: Online ( June 24 - July 19)

    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 2 (ONLINE): June 24 - July 19

    Credit: 1/2 credit
    Ages: Rising Grades 9 - 12
    Director: CHC Faculty
    Tuition: $350
  • Upper School Summer Academic Workshops (July 22 - 26)

    Pressed for time and need to get your summer assignments finished? Have questions about the work or need assistance working through a problem? Then this workshop is for you! Instead of waiting until the last minute, set aside this time to work on your assignments. This workshop is designed to take the pressure off of you and your parents. Teachers are available to help you and answer questions you may have.

    Dates: July 22 - 26
    Time: 3:15 p.m - 5:15 p.m.
    Ages: Rising Grades 9 - 12
    Directors: Mrs. Kelly Christianson, kellychristianson@capehenry.org; Mrs. Sherry Davis, sherrydavis@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $200

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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