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Summer Camps


Holy Child School at Rosemont Summer Camp 2017 offers exciting experiences for boys and girls from ages 3-14. Located in the heart of the Main Line, our beautiful 6-acre campus includes well-appointed playing fields and state-of-the-art, air-conditioned classrooms. We offer a variety of art, athletic, and fun programs that encourage each child’s personal growth and development. Each program is led by adults who are professional educators, coaches, artists, and experts with longstanding relationships with our School.

Traditional Day Camps – June 12 through June 30 - include Kinder Camp (ages 3-6), Arts, Crafts & Legos camp (ages 3-14), Summer Fun Camp (grades 1-8), and Science Camp (grades 1-4).

Sports Camps include Running, Conditioning Camp (Aug. 14-18, grades 4-8) and Field Hockey and Football Camps (Aug. 21-25, grades 4-8).

Camp Facts

Dates: June 12– Aug. 25 (selected camps)
Hours of operation: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (selected camps)
Ages: 3-14, coeducational

  • Snack and lunches are provided for certain packages.
  • Campers should bring a water bottle to stay hydrated through the day.
  • Campers should come to camp with sunscreen already applied

Extended Care:

  • Early Drop-off (8-9 a.m.): $10/day, $50/week
  • Extended Day (3-5 p.m.): $20/day, $100/week
  • Each Monday, all campers are to register in the lobby of the O’Neill Gymnasium. Payment in full is due at check-in on Monday mornings

Traditional Day Camps

Kinder Camp

Ages: 3–6
Dates: June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30
Time: 9 a.m. – noon

  • Lunch is provided for full-day Kinder Camp and Arts, Crafts and Legos Camp package
  • Early Care is available from 8-9 a.m. for morning camps
  • Extended Care is available for all camps that end at 3 p.m. Extended Care ends at 5 p.m. (cost is $10/day or $50/week for morning care, $20/day or $100/week for aftercare)

Themes for Kinder Camp

  • June 12-16 - Olympics: To start the summer, we're going for the GOLD! Campers will learn about sportsmanship and teamwork as they interact in a variety of high energy relay races and other fun cooperative activities.
  • June 19-23 - Under the Sea: We're going to dive down deep to explore the wondrous plants and animals that live in the ocean!
  • June 26-30 - Circus: Lions, tigers, and bears-oh my! We'll need a ring leader to tame these giants! Come join us as we have lots of fun under the BIG TOP!!

Kinder Camp features story time, arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor games, nature walks, outside water activities, and more. This is an ideal opportunity for your young child to play constructively, learn cooperatively, and make friends. This camp may be coupled with Arts, Crafts & Legos Camp in the afternoon to provide each child with a full day of fun and enrichment! Children must be toilet trained. Children should wear bathing suits daily under their clothing for water play. Counselors: Holy Child School at Rosemont teachers Rebecca Robinson, Andrew Miller, and Jen Schmitt

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter they are to be dropped off/picked up at the entrance to Broderick Hall.

Cost:

  • $275 per week for morning Kinder Camp (9 a.m.-12 p.m. Includes snack)
  • $400 per week when combined with Arts, Crafts and Legos Camp below (9 a.m.-3 p.m. Includes snack and lunch). Must register for each camp separately - discount will be applied at check-out.

Arts, Crafts and Lego Camp

Ages: 3-14
Dates: June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30
Time: 12-3 p.m.

  • Lunch is provided for p.m. Arts, Crafts & Lego Camp
  • Extended Care is available for all camps that end at 3 p.m. Extended Care ends at 5 p.m. (cost is $20/day or $100/week)

Do you like to create things? Let your imagination soar with Arts, Crafts, & Legos! Work with all the materials you love … glue, pom-poms, yarn, wiggly eyes, popsicle sticks, items from nature, paint, and MORE! Create crafts to hang on your wall, wear, give as gifts, and display at home. You can also design and build masterpieces with Legos as part of this afternoon of fun and creativity! Children will be grouped by age and provided with age-appropriate projects. Counselors: Holy Child School at Rosemont teachers Rebecca Robinson, Andrew Miller, and Jen Schmitt.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter they are to be dropped off/picked up at the entrance to Broderick Hall.

Cost:

  • $200 per week for afternoon Arts, Crafts and Legos. Includes lunch (12-3 p.m.)
  • $400 per week when combined with Kinder Camp above (9 a.m.-3 p.m. Includes snack and lunch). Must register for each camp separately - discount will be applied at check-out.

Summer Fun Camp

Ages: Children entering grades 1–8
Dates: June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30
Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Boys and girls will build on their abilities and enhance their enjoyment of recreation with games and exercises at the Holy Child gym and all-weather field. Children will learn teamwork, leadership skills, and the rules of play, and build athleticism and self-esteem throughout this high-energy, low-pressure camp. Please pack sunscreen and water bottles for the weather conditions outdoors. Counselors: Holy Child School at Rosemont Director of Athletics Maribeth McCallion and teacher Steve Clarke.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter they are to be dropped off/picked up at the O’Neill Gymnasium.

Cost:

  • Full Day: $325 per week includes snack and lunch (9 a.m.-3 p.m.)
  • Morning: $200 for half-day morning session only; does NOT include lunch (9 a.m.-noon)
  • Afternoon: $200 per week includes lunch (12-3 p.m.)
  • Early Care is available from 8-9 a.m. for morning camps
  • Extended Care is available for all camps that end at 3 p.m. Extended Care ends at 5 p.m. (cost is $10/day or $50/week for morning care, $20/day or $100/week for aftercare)

Science Camp

Early Care is available from 8-9 a.m. for morning camps (cost is $10/day or $50/week for morning care)

Ages: Various - see detailed descriptions below
Dates: June 12-16 (a.m. and p.m. session), June 19-23 (a.m. and p.m. session)
Time:

  • Morning session: 9 a.m. - Noon;
  • Afternoon session: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost:

  • $325 for morning session
  • $225 for afternoon session

Drop-off and pickup at the Wendover Road entrance.

Science Camp is a great way to discover new concepts through hands-on activities and experiments. Counselor: Holy Child School at Rosemont teacher Kate Mullin.

Themes for Science Camp:

June 12-16 (a.m. session): Once Upon a STEAM - A parachute for Jack, a tower for Rapunzel, a raft for the Three Billy Goats Gruff, a new bed for Goldilocks. In this camp, engineers will be challenged to brainstorm, design, and build architectural solutions to problems from some of the most popular fairy tales, including Cinderella, Robin Hood, The Three Little Pigs, and of course Frozen! The principles of STEAM, along with the 4C's of learning, will be reviewed and reinforced throughout the various tasks. This camp is intended for students entering 1st-2nd grades and is limited to 16 engineers.

June 12-16 (p.m. session): Cooking up Science - Science is served! In this camp, scientists will “brew up” some fun experiments related to food chemistry. We will make tasty treats, create cool toys and amazing art, and of course get messy with exciting explosions -- all while using common kitchen ingredients. If your child has any food sensitivities or allergies, please inform Miss Mullin, so that the necessary accommodations can be made. This camp is intended for students entering 3rd-4th grades and is limited to 16 scientists.

June 19-23 (a.m. session): Super Sleuths - In this camp, our resident detectives will participate in secret agent training, from fingerprinting, to decoding, to creating and writing with invisible ink. There will also be daily mysteries to solve that require both critical thinking strategies and proper spy skills. This camp is intended for students entering 1st-2nd grades and is limited to 16 detectives.

June 19-23 (p.m. session): Can You Crack the Code? - Algorithm. Function. Command. Loop. Binary. Program. Do you speak code? If yes, then this camp is the perfect opportunity for you to sharpen your STEM skills through a sampling of some popular web-based resources, along with a series of challenging and stimulating “unplugged” activities and games. If you don’t already know the lingo, that’s fine too! Beginner, expert, or somewhere in between, this camp will provide you with the essentials needed to comfortably and confidently “crack the code”! This camp is intended for students entering 3rd-4th grades and is limited to 16 coders.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter they are to be dropped off/picked up at the Wendover Road entrance.

Sports Camps

Running and Conditioning Camp
Ages: Children entering grades 4-8
Dates: August 14-18
Time: 9 a.m.- Noon

Campers will learn about the important roles that sleep, nutrition, and exercise play in their physical well-being. They will learn about the three components of physical conditioning: endurance, flexibility, and strength. Campers will participate in exercises and activities that develop these components and help maximize their physical performance. Children will need to provide appropriate footwear. Daily drop-off and pickup are at the O’Neill Gymnasium. Counselor: Holy Child School at Rosemont teacher and coach Steve Clarke.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter, they are to be dropped off/picked up at the O’Neill Gymnasium.

Cost: $200 per week

Field Hockey Camp
Ages: Children entering grades 4-8
Dates: August 21-25
Time: 9 a.m.-noon

Holy Child School at Rosemont’s Field Hockey Camp provides both a tune-up and introduction to the fall season. The drills and scrimmages are designed for both novices and experienced players alike. Children will need to provide personal equipment and appropriate footwear. Counselors: Holy Child School at Rosemont head field hockey coach Rebecca Robinson, and assistant coaches Jennifer Schmitt and Morgan Drexelius.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter, they are to be dropped off/picked up at the O’Neill Gymnasium

Cost: $200 per week

Football Camp
Ages: Children entering grades 4-8
Dates: August 21-25
Time: 9 a.m.-noon

Holy Child School at Rosemont’s Football Camp features drills that are designed to improve participants’ skills and encourage their development as well-rounded players. The drills and skills are presented in a challenging but pressure-free environment. Children will need to provide personal equipment and appropriate footwear. Counselors: Holy Child School at Rosemont football coaches and teachers Joe Savitsky and Steve Clarke.

Each Monday campers must register in the O’Neill Gymnasium lobby (complete payment is due at drop-off); thereafter, they are to be dropped off/picked up at the O’Neill Gymnasium.

Cost: $200 per week

Registration

Registration Information (online only)

  • Please complete the online registration by Friday, May 5.
  • One application form is required for each child.
  • All camp fees are due on the morning of the first day of your child’s camp attendance

For further information:

Maribeth McCallion
Summer Camp Director
610-922-1016

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