Camp Update

St. Christopher’s will be canceling on-campus summer programs through Friday, July 17. If you have already registered for an on-campus enrichment, athletic, or day camp offering between June 8 and July 17, we will be refunding your payment by June 1.

July Camps

List of 3 items.

  • Business Builders

    Dates: July 27th- August 7, 2020
    Class meets Monday - Friday
    Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Location: Business Builders is scheduled to meet in person at St. Christopher's School. However, if classes can't meet in person we are fully prepared to hold this class virtually.
    Founders Mark Business Builders is an exciting, project-based program designed to guide, mentor, support and equip middle school students as they learn future-ready skills. This class allows students to create their own business and test their own thinking in real-world scenarios which allows for real risk and reward. We want our early-stage innovators to be ready to solve the biggest problems! (Visit FoundersMark.com for more information.)
     
    Future-Ready Skills:
    Grit, Leadership, Technology Skills, Interpersonal Communications, Creativity, Business Acumen, Judgement & Decision Making & Active Learning with a Growth Mindset.
     
    Founders Mark is excited to partner with St. Christopher's and YMCA of Greater Richmond to offer this program to the RVA community.
  • Computer Keyboarding

    Rising 6th-8th Graders
    July 27-31
    10:00 AM -12:00 PM
    $125
     
    Keyboarding is a fundamental 21st century skill.  Regardless of your interests or aspirations, everyone should improve their typing proficiency.  Spend a week this summer simply doing that, while having a bit of fun too. Our primary goals will be to increase speed and accuracy simultaneously.  We will use typing.com as our curriculum.

    Derek Porter, Middle School History and Drama Teacher, and Coach, St. Christopher’s School
     
  • Everything Weather

    Rising 6th-10th
    July 27-31
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    $150
    Are you curious about how our weather system works? Come explore the mystery and science behind our atmosphere. We will take a look at ALL aspects of weather and analyze topics including: severe and unusual weather, daily weather patterns, hurricanes and tornadoes, weather instruments and more. We’ll pique your interest in a career in meteorology and you’ll become a pro at making forecasts.  If it's weather, we'll cover it!

    Zach Daniel
    , Chief Meteorologist, CBS 6, RVA

     

August Camps

List of 4 items.

  • ALGEBRA II PREP BOOT CAMP

    Rising 8th - 10th Graders
    August 10-14
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    $225
    Algebra II Boot Camp focuses on improving skills and building confidence to help each student prepare for Algebra II. Students will review all major concepts from Algebra I through independent practice, small group activities, and one-on-one instruction.

    Jeb Britton, St. Christopher’s Upper School Teacher of Mathematics, Raps & Taps Advisor, and Coach
     
  • Cuentos en Espanol (Spanish Stories)

    Rising 5th - 6th Graders
    August 10-14
    9:00 am - 10:30 am
    OR
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    $150
    Spend a week being immersed in Spanish through storytelling.  In this class, you will acquire the seven most frequently used verbs in Spanish. Students will create their own short story at the end of the week. This class is designed to help students who have had no Spanish or just a little bit of Spanish feel comfortable before entering a Spanish class in the fall.  

    Sonia McDonnell, St. Christopher’s Spanish Teacher
  • Middle School Math Made Easy

    Rising 6th Graders
    August 10-14
    9:00 am - 10:30 am
    OR
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    $150
    Review and refresh your 5th grade math skills to help in the transition from Lower School to Middle School mathematics. You’ll receive individualized attention in small groups where we will place special emphasis on basic computation, decimals, and fractions.

    Peter Cross, St. Christopher’s Middle School Math Department Chair
  • Middle School Study Skills

    Rising 6th Graders
    August 10-14
    9:00 am - 10:30 am
    OR
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    $150
    Students learn study skills and strategies designed to increase their comfort levels in the academic environment of Middle School. They also learn to organize their school materials, take notes effectively, set academic goals, determine priorities, manage time effectively, and maximize their productivity in preparing for tests. These study skills are adaptable to any academic setting. 

    Claudia Segneri, St. Christopher’s Middle School Director of Resource
     
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