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Summer Programs 2018

Summer School & Interim Programs

Maryknoll School’s Summer Program invites all lifelong learners to experience an unbelievable summer. Your child can explore their interests and accelerate their academics through a variety of our K-12 programs. With programs from Chinese Immersion and robotics to app building and video production using drones, your child’s summer is sure to be memorable.

Registration Dates

Priority Registration (Maryknoll students only):
Begins on March 5, 2018

Registration for General Public:
Begins on March 19, 2018

Registration Deadline:
May 4, 2018

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  • Summer School Dates

    Grades K-8     Maryknoll Grade School
    (8:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.)
    June 5-July 13

    Grades 9-12   Maryknoll High School
    (7:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.)
    June 5-July 13

    Drivers Education:
    June 6-July 11
     
  • Intersession Dates (Camps)

    Drone Boot Camp:
    July 16-July 27

    End of Summer Bash:
    July 16-August 1

    Expressions Camp:
    July 23-July 27

    Explore Art Camp:
    July 23-July 27

    Language Camp:
    July 30-August 1

    Spartan Basketball Camp:
    July 18-July 20

    S.T.E.M. Adventure Camps:
    July 16-July 27

    USA Chess Camp:
    July 23-July 27

    VEX IQ Robotics Boot Camp:
    July 30-August 1

    Video Game Creation Camps:
    July 23-July 27 


    For more information regarding the USA Chess camp and Video Game Maker camps, please visit: Active Learning Camps.
     
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  • Hands-On Science, Robotics and Drones

    We offer a variety of science, engineering and coding classes that utilize the latest technology such as drones and robotics. Check out page our 2018 Summer Programs Course Booklet to learn more about our STEM classes and camps for grades K-11, including:
    •  S.T.E.M. Adventure Camps and Transformation Creations Camp (grades K-3)
    • Bricks 4 Kidz engineering and LEGO kits robotics (various classes, grades 1-5)
    • Science classes featuring our 3D virtual reality zSpace computers (grades 1-6)
    • VEX IQ Robotics class (grades 4-8) and Boot Camp (grades 5-8)
    • Drone Boot Camp (grades 5-9)
  • Coding

    Software is everywhere. It’s shaping almost every aspect of how we live our lives, but very few kids are learning how to actually create games, apps, and programs.  Did you know all students can learn to code? Check out our Summer Programs Course Booklet.
    • Code It! coding class (grades 1-3)
    • App building and computer animation classes (grades 5-8)
    • Modding, Networking and Hosting with Minecraft (ages 8-16)
    • Kudo Video Game Creation-Adventure with the option of learning how to program using a Microsoft Xbox controller (ages 8-16)
    • Video Game Creation: Platform Style (Sonic and Mario) (ages 8-16)
  • Visual Arts, Music, Cooking & Filmmaking

    Arts and creativity are emphasized at Maryknoll School. Whether your child loves drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, watercolor, music or video production, there’s a class for them! Check out our Summer Programs Booklet for courses like:
    • Adventures in the Rainforest (grades 1-3, 4-6)
    • Beginning Ukulele (grades 2-4)
    • Keiki Chefs 2.0 International (grades 2-4)
    • Expressions Camp (grades 2-5)
    • Digital Film Making (grades 5-8)
    • Explore Art Camp (grades 6-11)
  • Basketball, Volleyball, Karate & Fitness

    Whether your child is looking to pick up a new sport or enhance their summer training for basketball or volleyball, check out our Spartan Athletics summer programs. Full descriptions are available in the Summer Programs BookletAll programs except Advanced Training for Athletes are open to boys and girls of all skill and fitness levels.

    • Hoop It Up (basketball fundamentals, grades 4-6)
    • Court Sports (grades 1-3 and 4-6 basic skills in indoor soccer, volleyball, basketball, flag football, field hockey, and more)
    • Advanced Spike It! (volleyball skills and strategies, grades 5-8)
    • Spartan Fitness (strength and conditioning, grades 5-8)
    • Advanced Training for Athletes (personal trainer workout plans for competitive athletes, grades 9-12)
    • NEW! Three-day Spartan Basketball Camp with our championship-winning coaching staff (basketball skills, drills and team play, grades 4-8) – July 18-20, 2018
    • Karate taught by Sensei Mari Kotaka Kaneshiro of the world-renowned International Karate Federation (IKF) (grades 1-6)
  • Intersession Programs: July 16-August 1, 2018 (exact dates vary by camp)

    Our Summer Intersession Programs are perfect for continuing education between summer school and the fall semester. Your child can learn to produce videos with drones, unleash their creativity, practice their basketball skills with our championship-winning coaches, and much more. Please see the Summer Programs Booklet for more details.
    •  S.T.E.M. Adventure Camps (grades K-3)
    • Super Hero Academy (grades K-3)
    • Transformation Creations Camp (grades K-3)
    • End of Summer Bash (grades K-6)
    • Mandarin Language Camp (grades 1-3)
    • Expressions Camp (grades 2-5)
    • USA Chess Camp (ages 8-16)
    • Moding, Networking and Hosting with Minecraft (ages 8-16)
    • Kudo Video Game Creation-Adventure (ages 8-16)
    • Video Game Creation: Platform Style (Sonic and Mario) (ages 8-16)
    • Spartan Basketball Camp (grades 4-8)
    • VEX IQ Robotics Boot Camp (grades 5-8)
    • Drone Boot Camp (grades 5-9)
    • Explore Art Camp (grades 6-11)
  • Mandarin Chinese Language

    Learn Mandarin, the most widely spoken language in the world! Whether you are looking for reinforcement or want your child to be exposed to a new language, check out our Mandarin Chinese classes and camp. Full course descriptions are in the course booklet. We offer:
    •  Kindergarten Chinese Immersion class, where students receive 2 hours of daily instruction in Mandarin and 2 hours of daily instruction in English. Course dates: June 5-July 13
    • Explore Mandarin class for grades 1-3. All levels of Mandarin are welcome. Course dates: June 5-July 13
    • Mandarin Language Camp for grades 1-3. All levels of Mandarin are welcome. Camp dates: July 30-August 1
  • Mx Summer Academy

    If your child is entering ninth grade at Maryknoll, be sure to check out our Mx Academy. See page 39 of our course booklet. This highly recommended class for incoming Maryknoll freshmen will provide students the ability to accelerate through required courses and pursue mastery in upper level mathematics, science and social studies content. All students enrolling in the Mx Summer Academy will take one of their required freshman classes: Biology, World History or Algebra I.
  • Additional Classes & Driver’s Ed

    Use the summer to reinforce core academics, prepare for the SAT or take driver’s education. See our course booklet for more information on classes in:
    • Phonics, reading, writing and grammar
    • Arithmetic, algebra I, algebra II and geometry
    • Chemistry
    • SAT Prep
    • Driver’s education

Questions?

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Special Programs at 952-7340 or email specialprograms@maryknollschool.org.

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