Basketball (Grades 2-9)
1 week session 9:00am–12:00pm, 9:00am–3:00pm $310-$415
The Sidwell Summer Basketball Camp is designed to meet the needs of campers of every skill level – from beginner to AAU player. The program takes place in Sidwell’s Athletic Center which has multiple courts with regulation height basketball hoops. Throughout the day players receive instruction in passing, shooting, dribbling, moving without the ball, and development of offensive moves and defensive techniques. There are also age-appropriate scrimmage games and daily team competitions. The staff includes both male and female coaches and high school and college basketball players.
Dates, Hours, and Fees
|Week 1||June 11 – 15|
|Week 2||June 18 – 22|
|Week 3||June 25 – 29|
|Week 4||July 2 – 6 (4-day week, No camp July 4)|
|Week 5||August 6 – 10|
|Week 6||August 13 – 17|
|Full Day||9:00am – 3:00pm|
|AM Only||9:00am – 12:00pm|
|Extended Day||Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.|
|Full Day||$415 ($335 for July 2 – 6 week)|
|AM Only||$310 ($250 for July 2 – 6 week)|
Adding PM Programs
Sidwell Summer has a number of afternoon options that can be paired with morning Basketball to create a full day of camp fun for your child! If participating in AM Basketball and then a different PM program, campers will eat lunch and be escorted by staff to the afternoon option you select.
PM options are listed below:
Handwork Day Camp – (Grades K-6) Available all weeks. The Handwork Day Camp option includes fun sewing, knitting and crafting projects lead by the experienced Handwork Studio staff. New projects will be introduced each week! Basketball + Handwork = $575.
LEGO® Engineering – (Grades 2-5) Available all weeks. Led by instructors from Play-Well TEKnologies, campers build elaborate objects, structures, and vehicles all while exploring fundamental principles of engineering and physics. Basketball + LEGO® = $620.
S’More Fun – (Grades K-3) Available all weeks. S’More Fun is just as it sounds – an afternoon of Some More Fun after a structured morning program. The S’More Fun option includes LEGO®, Board Games, Arts & Crafts and more! Basketball + S'More Fun = $475.
Note: After selecting AM Basketball during registration, you will then be directed to choose from the above PM Camp options, or to "Opt Out" and dismiss at 12:00pm.
Sample Daily Schedule
|8:45am – 9:00am||Drop-Off|
|9:00am – 9:15am||Check in, warm-ups, and stretching|
|9:15am – 11:45am||Rotation through drills and games, breaks taken as needed|
|11:45am – 12:00pm||Transition to Lunch / AM Only campers to carpool|
|12:00pm – 12:30pm||Lunch|
|12:30pm – 2:45pm||Small sided games and additional stations|
|1:15pm – 2:45pm||Small sided scrimmages and additional stations|
|2:45pm – 3:00pm||Pack Up and Dismissal|