Summer at the Elms - Middle & High School
Summer Scholars Camps
This camp is for Middle and High School girls who would like to take a bow on stage or sharpen their academic skills. Camps include:
Fundamental Concepts of Algebra (Grades 6-9) | June 10-14
This camp is designed for students enrolled in Algebra 1 this fall. Here we’ll focus on the fundamental concepts of Algebra and it’s language through activities, games, explorations guided by the Elms faculty.
All the World’s A Stage (Grades 7-9) | June 10-21
Discover your acting skills while having fun! Learn acting for the stage through theater exercises, games, improvisation, scene study, and performance. Practice makeup, movement, and use of imagination. Campers will take a bow in a camp production at the end of this two-week camp.
Young Naturalist Camp (Grades 7-9) | June 17-21
Join us for a week of exploring the outdoors. Topics include trees wildflowers, wildlife, pollinators, pond life and the summer solstice
Summer Sports Camps
Welcome all girls going into Grades 4 through 8 to further develop their skills in soccer or tennis. High School girls can complete their physical education requirements in our Summer Physical Education Program.
Physical Education | June 4 - 21
Camp runs 8 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Rate: $250 (Elms students), $275 (non-Elms students)
The purpose of this course is to acquire knowledge of physical fitness concepts and understand the influence of lifestyle on health and fitness. The content includes, but is not limited to, the following: safety practices; components of physical fitness; health problems associated with inadequate fitness levels; psychological values of physical fitness, including stress management; evaluation of physical activities in terms of fitness value; fitness program design nutrition; and, benefits derived from participation in physical activity.
Tennis Skils | June 11 - 13
Runs each day 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Rate: $75
Welcome Coach Walt Jacoby to learn tennis techniques and strategies, build strength and endurance, improve agility and enhance coordination and speed. Players will also work on improving their mental toughness. Our coach will use various teaching techniques, such as one-on-one feedback and special drills
Soccer Skills | June 18 - 20
Runs each say 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Rate: $40
Keep all of your skills fresh in a fun soccer environment. This camp is for players who want to challenge themselves and become a better player during the summer months. Campers will work on dribbling, finishing, first touches, passing and speed of play.