Learn more about this year's summer partner sessions!
Penn Oaks Summer Tennis Camp is committed to providing the highest quality tennis in the area. Our staff includes experienced USPTR and USPTA certified instructors. Our program provides each player with the best instruction through well-designed drill and strategy sessions, stroke improvement, and match play. “Fun Fridays” conclude each week with a variety of fun-filled games.
Children ages 4-18 years have the option of attending full day, morning, or afternoon sessions for a full week or individual days. Plus we have extended hours and unlimited tennis camp options. Sessions are devoted to drills and instruction; focusing on specialty strokes, strategies and match play. Student to Pro ratio 6:1.
Dates: Monday - Friday June 18 - August 24 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Can be combined with Westtown’s Half-Day Trailblazers Camp (Includes lunch)
Ball Beyond is dedicated to helping young, student-athletes maximize their potential on and off the court. We are a full-service basketball program that innovates and helps change the way students train, think, and prepare.
As a skills development academy, consulting agency, and training and mentoring program, Ball Beyond is devoted to building and offering guidance to kids from all backgrounds. We strive to help them reach their goals in basketball and in life. Ball Beyond is determined to make a difference in the lives of anyone who crosses our path! We want students to maximize their potential and Ball Beyond their limits!
Dates: June 18-22, June 25-29, July 9-13, July 16-20
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Cost: From $450/week
Our campers experience all that the Creative Arts Academy has to offer in our 12- day residential sessions. From arts majors and minors, electives and kinesthetic arts (recreational activities) to all-camp programs that build community, a session of camp helps campers advance skills, discover new passions, foster individual growth, and make friends that could last a lifetime.
Mentored by the best in their field, young artists are drawn together in a dynamic community to experience camp, explore their passions, and improve their skills in culinary arts, dance, instrumental or vocal music, theatre, and visual arts.
Session 1: June 26 - July 8
Session 2: July 10 - July 22
Session 3: July 24 - August 5
Girls Take Charge is a life and leadership program for middle school and high school girls. The program is highly interactive and provides an opportunity for girls to fully express their thoughts and experiences!
The Girls Take Charge curriculum has been carefully designed after years of research, surveys, and facilitation to ensure it maximizes all opportunities to teach girls key life and leadership skills that matter in real life. All girls will benefit from the specially designed set of workshops provided by GTC.
The award-winning curriculum has been carefully designed by the team members of Learning to Lead a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
The curriculum is specialized based on the girls' school level so they learn age-appropriate skills while being surrounded by girls of a similar age. Most importantly, the program is designed to be fun and interactive!
Dates: August 6 - 10
Times: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Entrepreneurial Ventures Program gives teens the opportunity to become entrepreneurs and to build the skills and mindset required to solve real world problems. Students will learn from experienced entrepreneurs how to use entrepreneurship, not only to generate revenue but also to improve the world. Since 2009, Schoolyard Ventures has helped over 1,300 students launch ventures ranging from app development companies and micro-finance projects to fashion labels and food startups.
Students will learn how to:
– Identify market opportunities
– Test venture ideas quickly
– Develop a plan for launching a venture
– Create a compelling value proposition
– Leverage their entrepreneurial activities to secure internships
– Start developing a professional network
– Understand how customers, employers, and colleges view them and their strengths
– Present their ideas to potential investors and advocates
Students will also have the opportunity to visit Drexel University to take a guided campus tour, meet with the admissions team, meet Drexel students, and learn about Drexel’s entrepreneurship offerings at the Close School of Entrepreneurship.
Dates: June 11 – June 22
- Day Program: $1,795 (breakfast and lunch included), June 11 – June 22
- Residential Program: $2,795 (breakfast, lunch and dinner included), June 10 – June 22
Science Explorers is an innovative, hands-on science company dedicated to providing an opportunity for children ages 4-11 to become engaged in the wonders of science. Whether it’s an after-school program, science summer camp, school assembly, or scout badge earning event, Science Explorers can make science cool and exciting through our interactive, hands-on format. Ever dissect a shark? What about a squid? Have you ever mixed together two liquids to create a solid? Made glowing slime? Examined a real heart? Built and launched your own rocket? Lifted a person using nothing but air? These are some of the awesome experiments that make our science programs so popular.
Dates: June 11-15 and July 30 - Aug 3
Cost: $240 for Half-day and $415 for Full-Day
This three-hour session focuses intensely on individual skill acquisition, specifically ball handling, shooting, passing, and defensive strategy. Offensive skills are practiced through small-sided games and one-on-one situations. The girls will come away with the knowledge they need to continue to practice on their own throughout the summer. We offer this camp for rising 5th-8th graders.
Dates: August 6-10
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Note: This session can be combined with the Trailblazers half-day (p.m.) program.
Boy’s 5th-8th Grade Lacrosse Clinics
The Westtown School Summer Boy’s Lacrosse clinics are open to all 5th-8th graders. Each clinic day will be run by Coach MacFarlane, Westtown School’s Varsity Lacrosse Coach, as well as the area’s top players and coaches.
Coach MacFarlane just joined the Westtown School Family after being on staff at University of Pennsylvania and University of Maryland. Coach MacFarlane has coached, trained, and mentored numerous middle school, high school & collegiate, All-Conference and All-Americans, as well professional and international players for over 20 years.
What you can expect:
Stick Skill drills
Position work (Attack, Midfield, F/O, Defense & Goalie)
Scrimmaging & Half field play
Build your lacrosse IQ
Dates: Tuesday-Thursday: July 31, August 1 & 2nd
Times: 5:45-7:45 p.m.
Location: Oak Lane Fields - Westtown School 975 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19382
Fee: $125 per player or $200 for 2- players (Only 50 spots available!)