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3D Printing & Laser Cutting, Session 1

SJA has a handle on this exciting technology and a small herd of printers and laser cutters, to boot. We will discuss this technology and the many places it is being applied. Participants will learn basic 3D modeling, learn how 3D printing works, 2D design, and get a chance to print their creations. They will also have the opportunity to see how 3D scanning works and engage directly with the printers. The camp will be held in the Andrea Clesi McMakin ’74 STEM Lab.

3D Printing & Laser Cutting, Session 2

SJA has a handle on this exciting technology and a small herd of printers and laser cutters, to boot. We will discuss this technology and the many places it is being applied. Participants will learn basic 3D modeling, learn how 3D printing works, 2D design, and get a chance to print their creations. They will also have the opportunity to see how 3D scanning works and engage directly with the printers. The camp will be held in the Andrea Clesi McMakin ’74 STEM Lab.

Algebra I Prep

This camp is offered to girls who will be enrolled in Algebra I during the 2019-2020 school year. This camp will focus on enhancing Pre-Algebra skills and introducing Algebra I concepts while integrating games, activities and technology.

Category:Algebra I Prep
Algebra II Prep

This camp is offered to girls who will be enrolled in Algebra II during the 2019-2020 school year. This camp will focus on re-introducing and strengthening the Algebra I skills and concepts that will be most utilized in Algebra II and presenting Algebra II content and vocabulary. Emphasis will be on fraction operations, law of exponents, factoring polynomials, solving multi-step equations and inequalities and graphing.

Category:Algebra II Prep
Ancient Greece and Rome T-O-G-A!

Study the ancient secrets of the Romans and Greeks! Become an Olympic athlete as you reenact the ancient games and be crowned with laurel wreaths. Dress in your best toga for a fashion show in the styles of the Olympian gods and goddesses. Explore the mysteries of the lost city of Pompeii, and create a fresco mural and mosaic. Follow the exploits of heroes like Hercules and Perseus and the horrifying beasts they slay, then create your own mythical monster! Funded in whole or in part by a grant from the CAMWS Committee for the Promotion of Latin (camws.org).

Art - Session 1 (Half-day)

Let’s discover the amazing world of art. Whether you have already found art as a passion or simply want to satisfy a new curiosity, this is the camp for you. We offer half-day and whole-day camps. You will learn fundamental art skills while developing your artistic expression, style and art vocabulary. Campers will have a better understanding of art and will be very proud to show off their completed art pieces to their family and friends.

Category:Art
Art - Session 2 (Half-day)

Let’s discover the amazing world of art. Whether you have already found art as a passion or simply want to satisfy a new curiosity, this is the camp for you. We offer half-day and whole-day camps. You will learn fundamental art skills while developing your artistic expression, style and art vocabulary. Campers will have a better understanding of art and will be very proud to show off their completed art pieces to their family and friends.

Category:Art
Baking - Session 1 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy everyone’s favorite sweet escape in this tasty camp, where we’ll put your culinary creativity to the test. Join us in our kitchen as we measure, mix and sift our way through delicious sweet and savory baking with all new recipes. Bakers will also learn techniques for decorating cupcakes and cookies.

Category:Baking
Baking - Session 2 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy everyone’s favorite sweet escape in this tasty camp, where we’ll put your culinary creativity to the test. Join us in our kitchen as we measure, mix and sift our way through delicious sweet and savory baking with all new recipes. Bakers will also learn techniques for decorating cupcakes and cookies.

Category:Baking
Baking - Session 3 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy everyone’s favorite sweet escape in this tasty camp, where we’ll put your culinary creativity to the test. Join us in our kitchen as we measure, mix and sift our way through delicious sweet and savory baking with all new recipes. Bakers will also learn techniques for decorating cupcakes and cookies.

Category:Baking
Baking - Session 4 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy everyone’s favorite sweet escape in this tasty camp, where we’ll put your culinary creativity to the test. Join us in our kitchen as we measure, mix and sift our way through delicious sweet and savory baking with all new recipes. Bakers will also learn techniques for decorating cupcakes and cookies.

Category:Baking
Basketball, Level I (Skill Camp; not for beginners)

Campers will learn the fundamentals of basketball at a higher level, including ball handling, dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. Campers will participate in a practice session similar to what the SJA basketball team does. They also will compete in practice games at the end of each camp day. An emphasis is placed on teamwork and sportsmanship.

Category:Basketball
Basketball, Level II (Skill Camp; for beginners)

Campers will learn the fundamentals of basketball, including ball handling, dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. They will also learn about game play and use all skills learned throughout the week to compete in practice games daily. An emphasis is placed on teamwork and sportsmanship.

Category:Basketball
Charm School

Does your daughter know how to do a proper introduction? How about set a formal table? She can learn at Charm School! Students of this class will learn to feel comfortable and self-assured in any social settings. Topics covered include social skills such as the importance of eye contact, posture, handshakes and conversation skills. We will discuss all there is to know about dining etiquette and table manners. We will also discuss the importance of managing your online presence and duties of a hostess. We will spend some time in the FACS kitchen classroom, where we will learn basic cooking skills to host a party. We will learn tea etiquette and host a formal tea at the end of the week.

Category:Charm School
Cheerleading

Campers will learn proper technique for basic jumps, tumbling and stunting. Members of the SJA Cheerleading Squad will teach the girls a basic routine consisting of cheers and a dance, which they will perform for parents and friends on the last day of camp. Along with mastering basic cheer skills, campers will also be taught the meaning of teamwork.

Category:Cheerleading
Cooking - Session 1 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy the beautiful teaching kitchens at SJA. Campers will experience the joy of creating meals and treats to share with family and friends. At camp, the girls will learn food and kitchen safety, proper measuring techniques and cooking skills to use for a lifetime. Recipes will include a variety of cuisines and utilize different cooking skills. Each week of camp will have different recipes, and campers will leave with a cookbook of the recipes we make.

 

Category:Cooking
Cooking - Session 2 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy the beautiful teaching kitchens at SJA. Campers will experience the joy of creating meals and treats to share with family and friends. At camp, the girls will learn food and kitchen safety, proper measuring techniques and cooking skills to use for a lifetime. Recipes will include a variety of cuisines and utilize different cooking skills. Each week of camp will have different recipes, and campers will leave with a cookbook of the recipes we make.

Category:Cooking
Cooking - Session 3 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy the beautiful teaching kitchens at SJA. Campers will experience the joy of creating meals and treats to share with family and friends. At camp, the girls will learn food and kitchen safety, proper measuring techniques and cooking skills to use for a lifetime. Recipes will include a variety of cuisines and utilize different cooking skills. Each week of camp will have different recipes, and campers will leave with a cookbook of the recipes we make.

Category:Cooking
Cooking - Session 4 *NEW RECIPES*

Come enjoy the beautiful teaching kitchens at SJA. Campers will experience the joy of creating meals and treats to share with family and friends. At camp, the girls will learn food and kitchen safety, proper measuring techniques and cooking skills to use for a lifetime. Recipes will include a variety of cuisines and utilize different cooking skills. Each week of camp will have different recipes, and campers will leave with a cookbook of the recipes we make.

Category:Cooking
Dance

This dance camp will consist of a variety of dance styles, including jazz, ballet, lyrical and hip hop. Campers will learn about dance history, stretching techniques, leaps and turns across the floor and much more! The camp will be held in the dance room in the beautiful Academy Arts Center.

Category:Dance