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Summer Camps

Holy Child School at Rosemont Summer Camp 2018 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 11 through June 29 - include Kinder Camp (ages 3-6), Arts, Crafts & Legos camp (ages 3-10), Summer Fun Camp (grades 1-8), and Science Camp (grades 1-4).

Sports Camps include Training Camp (Aug. 13-17, grades 4-8) and Field Hockey and Football Camps (Aug. 20-24, grades 4-8).

Camp Facts

Dates: June 11– Aug. 24 (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 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29
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 11-15 - Let's Go Camping: It's time to break out the fishing gear, binoculars, bug boxes, and water shoes as we explore the great outdoors! Come join us for a wild adventure.
  • June 18-22 - Blast Off Into Space: Strap on your moon boots --- We're going to be taking a rocket ship ride to see all the planets in our solar system! It's going to be out of this world!
  • June 25-29 - Stars and Stripes: Let's celebrate the USA and show our patriotism for the land of the free!

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, Jen Dziengelski, and Tori Moorehead.

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: 3-10
Dates: June 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29
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, Jen Dziengelski, and Tori Moorehead.

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 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29
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 11-15 (a.m. and p.m. session), June 18-22 (a.m. and p.m. session), and June 25-29 (a.m. session only)
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 for students who are entering first to fifth grades to explore different STEAM topics through hands-on experiments, activities and simulations. The students will be challenged to think critically and problem-solve creatively, as they fuel their curiosity and interest in science. Counselor: Holy Child School at Rosemont teacher Kate Mullin.

Themes for Science Camp: *Please note the intended grades for each camp.

Week 1:

June 11-15 (grades 3-5; a.m. session): iCode - Do you like robots? Do you think coding is fun? Are you looking for some exciting challenges with Dot and Dash, Scratch, and Makey Makey? If you have answered "yes" to these questions, then this is the perfect camp for you! Explore the wonderful world of coding and robotics through building, designing, and programming. This camp is limited to 15 coders entering grades 3-5.

June 11-15 (grades 1-2; p.m. session): Junior Inventors - Calling all innovators and creators! In this camp, we will examine several famous inventors and experiment with some of their incredible inventions. We will also brainstorm and build our very own original inventions, complete with an honorary Holy Child Inventor's Patent! So, what will you invent? This camp is limited to 15 inventors entering grades 1-2.

Week 2:

June 18-22 (grades 3-5; a.m. session): The Magic of Science - Abracadabra! You have probably seen some amazing magic tricks before without realizing that the true magic is science. In this camp, you will explore the relationship between magic and science by performing different tricks and discovering their scientific explainations. Not only will you leave this camp a skilled magician, but as an informed scientist as well! This camp is limited to 15 magicians entering grades 3-5.

June 18-22 (grades 1-2; p.m. session): iCode Jr. - Do you think robots are cool? Do you want to learn how to code? Are you up for some fun challenges with Dot and Dash, Scratch Jr., and Tynker? If you have answered "yes" to these questions, then this is the perfect camp for you! Explore the wonderful world of coding and robotics through interactive games and activities. This camp is limited to 15 coders entering grades 1-2.

Week 3:

June 25-29 (grades 3-5; a.m. session): Maker Camp - Imagine, create, collaborate, and innovate in Maker Camp! Watch your unique ideas, interests, and inventions come to life as you think and work outside of the box in order to complete a variety of open-ended tasks and challenges. Let your imagination be your guide while you build, design, tinker, explore, and problem-solve in this camp. “If you can dream it, you can do it!" This camp is limited to 15 “makers” entering grades 3-5.

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

*There is no early or late care available for sports camps.

Training Camp
Ages: Children entering grades 4-8
Dates: August 13-17
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 20-24
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 varsity field hockey coach Rebecca Robinson and head JV coach Jennifer Dziengelski.

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 20-24
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 head varsity football coach Todd Wolov, and assistant varsity coach Joe Savitsky and head JV football 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

Registration

Registration Information (online only)

  • Please complete the online registration.
  • 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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