By Grade

Pre-K

Ready, Set, Grow!

Kindergarten Readiness | 4-week program
June 12-July 7, 2017 | 8 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Lower School | $750

Ready, Set, Grow! helps develop strong foundational skills for a successful kindergarten experience. The program is designed to help children develop fine motor skills and phonemic awareness, be a good listener, work successfully in the classroom, enjoy reading and increase literacy awareness, and understand what numbers mean and how they relate to the world around us. Additionally, children will have a chance to make new friends, enjoy plenty of play time, and develop a sense of "fun" around learning. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.

Grades 1-6

Cubs Camp

For students entering Grades 1-5
June 12-July 6, 2017 | Noon to 4 p.m.
Lawrence Lower School | $650

Get active, explore, create and play! Students entering grades 1 through 5 will engage in a series of themed weeks that focus on activities, including hands-on science, technology, sport skills development, nature and animal exploration, crafts, music and more! An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.


Lions Leap

For students entering Grades 1-6
June 12-July 7, 2017 | 8 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Lower School | $925

The Lions Leap program helps students entering grades 1 through 6 – and those repeating Kindergarten – experience academic success, discover valuable organizational skills, and learn new strategies that can be carried into the new school year. Academically, students will reinforce and enrich academic skills in the areas of language arts, reading, written expression and mathematics. Classes are highly structured and non-graded, with an average teacher-to-student ratio of 1:8 and a curriculum that is aligned to support requirements under the Third Grade Reading Guarantee. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.


Jump Start (Half Day)

For students entering Grades 6-8
August 7-11, 2017 | 8-11:45 a.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $195 | Inquire

Jump Start is geared towards individuals who may have struggled in school during the previous year and may benefit from a short-term, back-to-school readiness program. The half-day sessions are designed to improve a student's organizational skills, study/test-taking skills for classroom-based and standardized testing situations, note-taking and summarization skills to improve comprehension, and understanding of technology resources that can make reading, note-taking and organization easier and more intuitive. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.


Jump Start (Full Day)

For students entering Grades 6-8
August 7-11, 2017 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $395 | Inquire

In addition to receiving the full benefits of the morning sessions, students who elect to enroll in the full-day classes will engage in hands-on leadership and communication activities administered by the Effective Leadership Academy from 12:15 to 4 p.m. Each day, participants will learn how to turn their potential into performance in a fun, highly interactive, life-skill based holistic experience about personal responsibility, self-empowerment, healthy behaviors, and interpersonal and communication skills. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.

Grades 7-12

3-D Printer Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
June 12-16, 2017 | 8 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Upper School | $195

3-D printing is the future of technology! This camp introduces participants to the high-tech world of 3-D printing and teaches groundbreaking engineering and technology skills.


Assistive Technology for Reading Success

For students entering Grades 7-12
July 24-28, 2017 | 8 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Upper School | $195

Technology levels the playing field for children who learn differently. Students will learn about a variety of reading tools - including text-to-speech - and gain individual recommendations and practice. This program is recommended for non-Lawrence School students.


Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp

For students, ages 13-18
July 10-14, 2017 | 10 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Upper School | $150

Improve soccer skills, increase understanding of the game, and have fun in this co-ed soccer camp, taught by Challenger's British coaching staff! Campers will also learn about respect, responsibility, integrity, leadership and sportsmanship.


Cheerleading Camp

REGISTRATION CLOSED

For students entering Grades 7-12
July 17-18, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $175

Ready? OK! Join cheerleading professionals as they teach and help participants master cheerleading fundamentals. Participants will learn cheers, chants, dance routines, partner stunts and spotting. This camp is open to participants with all levels of cheer experience.


CHOPPED Cooking Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
July 17-21, 2017 | 8 a.m. to Noon
Lawrence Upper School | $195

Come and learn the art of cooking from an experienced, talented chef. Participants will begin each day with a new, hands-on culinary experience, ending the week with an extended box of easy-to-create recipes under their belts. From knife skills to sauteing, this camp is sure to excite the "Master Chef" in any young person!


LEGO Robotics Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
June 26-30, 2017 | Noon to 4 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $195

With an extensive collection of Duplos to Classic (and everything in between), LEGO Robotics Camp participants will have the opportunity to learn through play, while acquiring the fundamental skills associated with engineering. Campers will be challenged to build complex LEGO robots, along with other figures and designs.


Jump Start (Half Day)

For students entering Grades 6-8
August 7-11, 2017 | 8-11:45 a.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $195 | Inquire

Jump Start is geared towards individuals who may have struggled in school during the previous year and may benefit from a short-term, back-to-school readiness program. The half-day sessions are designed to improve a student's organizational skills, study/test-taking skills for classroom-based and standardized testing situations, note-taking and summarization skills to improve comprehension, and understanding of technology resources that can make reading, note-taking and organization easier and more intuitive. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.


Jump Start (Full Day)

For students entering Grades 6-8
August 7-11, 2017 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $395 | Inquire

In addition to receiving the full benefits of the morning sessions, students who elect to enroll in the full-day classes will engage in hands-on leadership and communication activities administered by the Effective Leadership Academy from 12:15 to 4 p.m. Each day, participants will learn how to turn their potential into performance in a fun, highly interactive, life-skill based holistic experience about personal responsibility, self-empowerment, healthy behaviors, and interpersonal and communication skills. An initial inquiry is required for students new to Lawrence.


MAD Scientist Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
July 24-28, 2017 | Noon to 4 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $195

Interested in science and learning new experimental activities? Then the Mad Scientist Camp is for you! Participants will take part in hands-on, interactive, laboratory science activities. So whether you're discovering awesome chemical reactions or building rockets, this camp will bring out the MAD Scientist in any student!


Music Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
June 12-16, 2017 | Noon to 4 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $195

Music Camp is designed for girls and boys who are interested in exploring or improving their musical skills. Whether you like to sing, play an instrument, or both, campers will benefit from a first-class, skill-building music program while also having fun in a high-energy and supportive environment.


Student Leadership Conference

For students entering Grades 7-12
June 19-23, 2017 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $425

Students will explore and sharpen their leadership skills in this week-long workshop. The conference is designed to provide attendees lifelong tools to not only become more successful learners, but future leaders.


Theater Camp

For students entering Grades 7-12
June 26-30, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lawrence Upper School | $345

This fun and engaging camp provides participants with the opportunity to take part in interactive, theater-based activities. Campers will learn the introductory skills needed to become more comfortable performing in public, but also the exceptional performing techniques to become better stage performers.

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An online inquiry is required prior to registration for the following summer programs: