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Summer Camp Plus
Grades 1-5

Camp Plus combines morning academics with afternoon activities to make a full day of learning and fun for kids in grades 1-5!

Grades 1-5: Summer Camp Plus

Our core focus classes are tailored to maximize learning under the guidance of dedicated teachers. Students enrolled in this program experience a math- and language arts-focused curriculum. Lessons are designed to reinforce existing skills while stretching a student’s creative and cognitive thinking at or above grade level. Students must be proficient in English and enrolled in their fall grade level.

Weekly folders are sent home with newsletters and student work. No homework, grades or report cards are issued.

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Four-week Session

Our core focus classes are tailored to maximize learning under the guidance of dedicated teachers. Students enrolled in this program experience a math and language arts focused curriculum. Lessons are designed to reinforce existing skills while stretching a student’s creative and cognitive thinking at or above grade level. The schedule also includes a rotation with specialist for STEM, art and music.

Weekly folders are sent home with newsletters and student work. No grades or report cards are issued.

Session Options

Full-Day Option

Morning-Only Option

Two-Week Sessions

Two weeks in Grades 1-5 will engage students in math and language arts activities with a rotation of STEM, art and music. All lessons are designed to reinforce existing skills while stretching a student’s creative and cognitive thinking at or above grade level.

A newsletter and student work will be sent home at the end of the session. No grades or report cards are issued.

Please note that the sessions for June 20-July 1 and July 5-15 will have the presented lessons/activities repeated. These sessions are designed for students who can only attend one two week session.

Session Options

Full-Day Option

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One-Week Session "Out 'n' About"

This very special one-week program will focus on character, collaboration, community and, of course, fun! Campers will learn about our local community and practice lifelong lessons in fun, creative ways. We will have special guests on campus to give us a hands-on look at their contributions to our cities and neighborhoods.

*Attendance in a previous session is preferred, but not required.*

Session Options

Full-Day Option

Partial-Day Option

Sports Program

Our sports camps offer a positive, skill-focused environment where highly experienced coaches provide training in a well-structured, character-driven atmosphere. Young athletes will improve their skills and knowledge of the game, develop teamwork and, of course, have fun! Students of all skill levels may participate and groups will be organized for maximum participation and play.

Included in each camp (as applicable) will be:

  • Sport specific conditioning and warmups
  • Sport specific drills and skill development
  • Team play (large and small teams)
  • Game strategy
  • Individual instruction and support

Choose sports camps by week. Students will have the option of choosing the sports camp only or adding our afternoon activity program.

Sports camps meet Monday-Friday mornings. All game equipment is provided. Individual safety or sport-specific items may be required. More details will be sent before your session begins.

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Summer Staff

Outstanding faculty and staff are one of the hallmarks of The Harker School. All staff are carefully selected to provide a positive experience for the students.

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Campus & Facilities

Our outstanding facilities support our elementary school campers’ learning and growth.

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Eligibility

Children entering kindergarten through grade 5 in fall 2022 are eligible. Campers must be at least 5 years old by Sep. 1, 2022, must speak and understand English at their grade level. Academic classes in our K-5 program are designed as enrichment and not as remedial or accelerating programs. International students must complete an additional recommendation form and may participate in Camp Plus programs if they have strong English skills.

Register for Summer Programs!

REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER PROGRAMS STARTING JAN.23, 2023!

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