Summer Enrichment Camps 2017
We are excited to offer fun and educational summer enrichment camps for middle school students this year!
Female students entering grades 5-8 in the fall can experience the magic of an all-girls environment on OLP's campus. All camps take place during the regular summer school session, June 19-July 28, but are one week long unless otherwise noted. Each camp is taught by OLP teachers and alumnae. Half-day camps are $150 and take place from 8:00-12:00 pm or from 12:30-3:30 pm. Full-day camps are $300 and take place from 8:00-3:30 pm.
Camps that do not meet the minimum enrollment will be cancelled and a full refund will be provided. Enroll early to ensure the camp you want is confirmed. The deadline to withdraw and receive a full refund is May 8. Between May 8 and May 31, a 50% refund will be given for withdrawals. Any withdrawals that occur beginning June 1 will not a receive a refund.
There are no other fees associated with the camps. All materials are included in the cost of the camp.
Please direct any questions to Summer School Co-Directors, Mrs. Susan Antolin '06 at firstname.lastname@example.org and Mr. Gilberto Moreno at email@example.com.
Middle School Camps (Grades 5-8)
Swingin’ Jazz Camp
Swingin’ Jazz Camp 2: 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th graders | July 24-July 28 | M-F 8:00 am- 12:00 pm | Register Here
Instructor: Kristianna Engbrecht '13
The Swingin’ Jazz Camp is a solo jazz based dance class rooted in solo movement and beginner partner dancing from the Lindy Hop/Swing Dance Era (20s-50s). This camp will give campers a brief look at the history of swing dance including famous lindy hoppers, swing style music, and iconic swing dances such as the Shim Sham and Tranky Doo. This class will also touch on the current swing era and modern jazz music. Students will learn solo jazz moves as well as the basic lead/follow footwork to be put together in pieces of choreography. These choreographies will be paired with famous swing dances learned throughout the week for an end of camp performance that family and friends are welcome to attend.
STEM Innovation Camp, Featuring zSpace (Virtual Reality Learning Experience)
STEM Innovation Camp 3: 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th graders | July 24-July 28 | M-F 12:30 pm- 3:30 pm | Register Here
Instructor: Dr. Johnathan Chittuluru, Engineering Teacher
This camp will allow students to complete fun STEM projects while exploring topics in engineering, chemistry, biology, physics, and anatomy using zSpace, an immersive 3D visualization package that has been profiled by Forbes Magazine and is currently in use at Stanford University’s School of Medicine. Students will spend each day of the camp focused on a separate topic, using zSpace as a guide and learning resource as they complete projects that will help them learn and demonstrate their understanding.