june 24-28

Woodworking (Grades 4-10)

Woodworking (Grades 4-10)

  1 week sessions       9:00am - 3:00pm       $575

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Can you build it? Of course you can! Learn classic woodworking skills in a hands-on environment. Handwork Studio instructors will guide campers patiently and safely to create a variety of projects while learning to accurately design, measure, saw, drill and finish their projects properly.   Additionally, campers build on their confidence and love for working with their hands. No experience necessary and projects change week to week so campers can continuously expand on their skills.


Dates, Hours, and Fees

2019 Dates
Week 1 6/17 – 6/21
Week 2 6/24 – 6/28
Week 3 7/8 – 7/12
Week 4 7/15 – 7/19
Week 5 7/22 – 7/26
Week 6 7/29 – 8/2
Week 7 8/5 – 8/9
Week 8 8/12 – 8/16
Hours
Full Day 9:00am – 3:00pm
Extended Day Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.
Fees
$575/session

STEM (Grades 1-8)

STEM (Grades 1-8)

  1 week sessions       9:00am - 3:00pm       $595

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Sidwell Summer partners with Fleming Tech Camps, a 21st century S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) summer camp program that focuses on giving kids the tools they need to lead successful lives in the digital age. Fleming Tech Camps are designed to provide kids with hands-on experiences with computers, robots, and other cool tech that encourages an interest in science, technology, computing, and engineering.

Each week of camp features a unique and specialized, technology topic, led by an instructor with expertise in technology and teaching. During camp, the instructor guides campers through a week-long journey where campers are learning, discovering, creating, and playing with cutting edge tech!

Fleming Tech Camps engages your child’s creativity and problem solving skills and builds technology skills that will last a lifetime. Check out the full schedule, including weekly themes, below. Click here for additional information.


Dates, Hours, and Fees

2019 Dates
Week 1 June 10 – 14 Science of Roller Coasters with Minecraft (Grades 4-8) Sports Car Racing and Robot Challenge (Grades 1-3)
Week 2 June 17 – 21 Robotics 101 (Grades 4-8) Master Builders: Lego Engineering featuring Star Wars (Grades 1-3)
Week 3 June 24 – 28 Game Design 101 and Roller Coaster Science (Grades 2-5)
Week 4 July 1 – 3 (3-day week, No camp July 4 + 5) Minecraft 4 Kids Club (Grades 2-5)
Week 5 July 8 – 12 Sports Car Racing and Robot Challenge (Grades 2-5)
Week 6 July 15 – 19 Introduction to Scratch - Programming 4 Kids (Grades 2-5)
Week 7 July 22 – 26 Digital Photography and Intro to Engineering (Grades 2-5)
Week 8 July 29 – August 2 Web Design 4 Kids: Intro and Intermediate (Grades 2-5)
Week 9 August 5 – 9 Minecraft Missions: Intro and Intermediate (Grades 4-8) Junior Robotics: Levels 1 + 2 (Grades 1-3)
Week 10 August 12 – 16 Virtual Reality (Grades 4-8) Junior Minecraft (Grades 1-3)
Hours
Full Day 9:00am – 3:00pm
Extended Day Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.
Fees
Full Day $595 ($375 for July 1 – 3 week)

Junior Explorers (Age 3–Grade 1)

Junior Explorers  (Age 3–Grade 1)

The Junior Explorers Program caters to our youngest campers on the DC Campus. The dynamic environment in the Junior Explorers Program is intentionally designed to promote rich learning experiences that encourage children to be creative, curious, and independent.

Handwork Day Camp (Grades K-6)

Handwork Day Camp  (Grades K-6)

Picture your child in the care of energetic and imaginative counselors knitting, sewing, and weaving the day away!

Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) (Grades 9-10)

Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) (Grades 9-10)

The Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) is a hands-on leadership program designed for high school students looking to gain professional experiences through working with young children and adults.

LEGO® (Grades K-5)

LEGO®  (Grades K-5)

Play-Well TEKnologies utilizes expert instructors and thousands of LEGO® to build problem-solving skills, to provide an opportunity for creative expression, and to foster a greater appreciation of how things work.

Machine Sewing Camp (Grades 4-10)

Machine Sewing Camp (Grades 4-10)

Whether you are a budding fashionista interested in apparel, or a creative camper who loves crafts; Machine Sewing has something for everyone!

Soccer (Grades K-8)

Soccer (Grades K-8)

At Sidwell Summer, our Soccer camps focus both on cultivating a love of the game and enhancing technical skills.

Summer Studies Non-Credit Courses

Summer Studies  Non-Credit Courses

A variety of non-credit and review courses are offered to allow students to brush up on academic skills, further develop writing or math foundations, and explore new interests.

Tennis and Golf (Grades 1-9)

Tennis and Golf (Grades 1-9)

Tennis campers on our DC Campus will learn new skills as they rotate through a variety of drills as they progress towards playing single and double matches.

Voyagers (Grades 2-8)

Voyagers (Grades 2-8)

Voyagers is Sidwell Summer’s excursion-based camp! Each day campers travel to various sites throughout the DC Metropolitan area to experience the many thrills and adventures the city and surrounding areas have to offer.