WEEK 2  June 14-18

full-day & specialty CAMPS

farm to table                                                                                             8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Age 3 - Grade 5

$350

Weekly playful themes that incorporate art and crafts, science experiments, music, American Sign Language, cooking, sports and more!

summer musical: Good Manners (Week 1 of 2)                                          9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Grades K-3

$750 (total for both weeks)

A spell has been cast on the kingdom and good manners have suddenly disappeared! It’s up to Sir Dancelot and Sir Gwendolyn to help bring them back, but unfortunately things go terribly wrong until, at last, they run into just the right characters to help them restore polite behavior to the kingdom. This class culminates with a performance in McNair Theater on Friday, June 25.

Riding academy equestrian camp                                                             8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Ages 8 and older

$250

Start the day feeding your very own horse for the week, then learn all about horse anatomy, tacking up, grooming and nutrition, and experience bareback, Western and English riding in arenas and pens and enjoy hayrides, arts and crafts, horse-related activities and more. Campers must provide their own transportation to and from Benbrook Stables.

virtual camp: Money matters                                                                   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Grades K-2

$250

This innovative virtual camp on financial literacy lays the foundation for healthy financial habits early in life, empowering you with the mindset to start making sound financial decisions and develop into a responsible global citizen through role-playing and other fun activities.

virtual camp: Budding entrepreneurs                                                     9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Grades 3-5

$225

If you like “Shark Tank,” this interactive virtual camp is for you! Join other intrepid campers and learn what it takes to launch your own business and build self-confidence while developing business skills in strategy, marketing and finance by selecting a business idea, learning to develop a business plan and making a pitch presentation on the last day. Campers even create a real website and design their own business cards!

virtual camp: bulls & Bears Finance                                                       9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Grades 5-8

$225

Learn how you can start investing at a young age in this interactive virtual camp where you’ll get to pick your own $100,000 stock portfolio and trade stocks like Apple, Nike or Amazon with an investing simulation tool. This innovative experience will empower you with the tools and mindset to face future investment decisions with confidence.

MORNING CAMPS

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

builders in training

Ages 3-5

$175

Design and build unique structures using Legos, recyclable materials and other items that show off your creativity.

intro to ballet

Grades K-1

$150

Learn the basics of ballet, from feet and arm positions, posture, using a barre and movement across the floor. Ballet

shoes, leotard and tights are recommended.

chess

Grades K-2

$150

Learn the Game of Kings while developing critical thinking skills and improving creativity, spatial and deductive reasoning and strategic skills.

young diplomats

Grades K-2

$200

This fun camp will help you develop a global mindset and build international awareness early in life, an important skill in today's increasingly interconnected world, through the exploration of cultural differences across countries (including food, clothes, traditions and languages), world currencies, geography games, famous landmarks, current global events, diplomacy and more.

american girl

Grades K-3

$175

Bring your favorite doll to this All-American, always popular and always fun American Girl®️ class and celebrate the uniqueness of different dolls and the stories behind them, make crafts and cook pint-size treats to share with your doll.

field hockey

Grades 1-6

$150

This camp will focus on the fundamentals of field hockey and help you increase your speed and agility through individual and team drills, games and scrimmages. Required: shin guards

tennis

Grades 1-12

$150

Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, this tennis camp has just the instruction for you, from focusing on stroke production, match strategy, and match play to mental and physical conditioning. Required: tennis racket

cooks with books

Grades 2-3

$175

Grab your apron and spatula and spend the week immersed in books learning important cooking basics to help you make tasty treats like you read about.

reading intensive: week 2 of 2

Grades 3-4

$150

Work on fluency, comprehension and decoding multisyllabic words using poetry and readers theater and become “Comprehension Detectives” focusing on breaking down the elements of fiction and nonfiction texts while also emphasizing fluency and decoding. It is highly recommended that campers enroll in both weeks of this reading intensive camp.

ninja warriors

Grades 3-5

$150

Let expert instructors lead you through a fun martial arts and character development program including striking and kicking drills, self-defense techniques utilizing “shadow partners,” martial arts forms (Kata) and history, and crafts that focus on martial arts and Asian culture.

frisbee golf

Grades 4-12

$150

If you enjoy playing frisbee and golf and enjoy a little competition, why not put them together and spend the week playing frisbee golf around campus on our one-of-a-kind course! Required: frisbee

college application essay writing

Grade 12

$250

Get a jumpstart on your college application essays by learning the process of composing an essay in response to the Common Application and Apply Texas essay prompts, understanding the requirements involved and viewing outstanding responses. Additionally, you will brainstorm topic ideas, draft a narrative and receive writing feedback, which will enable you to produce a polished essay for application submission.

afternoon CAMPS

12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

cooks with books

Grades K-1

$175

Grab your apron and spatula and spend the week immersed in books learning important cooking basics to help you make tasty treats like you read about.

oceans of fun

Grades K-2

$150

Dive in and learn about animals and plants that inhabit Earth’s oceans as you explore coral reefs, learn about conservation and the importance of these marine ecosystems while being submerged in literature, arts and crafts and other hand-on activities.

ninja warriors

Grades K-2

$150

Let expert instructors lead you through a fun martial arts and character development program including striking and kicking drills, self-defense techniques utilizing “shadow partners,” martial arts forms (Kata) and history, and crafts that focus on martial arts and Asian culture.

intro to ballet

Grades 2-3

$150

Learn the basics of ballet, from feet and arm positions, posture, using a barre and movement across the floor. Balletshoes, leotard and tights are recommended.

my first food truck

Grades 3-6

$200

Develop your business savvy in this tasty camp where you’ll select a food truck theme, design menus, estimate expenses, determine prices and develop financial projections while developing a business plan with a marketing strategy, capital-raising needs and more.

game Design in scratch

Grades 3-6

$150

Learn to use the block-based programming language called Scratch to make games, animations and get creative with castles and dragons while mastering the fundamentals of variables, conditionals, sequence, logic and more!

girls volleyball

Grades 4-8

$150

Whether you’re a beginner or seasoned player, spend the week learning and enhancing basic volleyball skills such as passing, hitting, setting and serving for all positions while also fostering a little friendly competition throughout the week. Required: kneepads

robotics with lego ev3 system

Grades 6-8

$160

Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving and teamwork skills as you build and program robots using the new LEGO®️ Mindstorms EV3 system.