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Summer Camps

Registration Opens March 1, 2018!

Little Summer Saints

Age 3 - Rising Grade 1
Weekly sessions May 29 — August 17
Main Campus and Harbour View Campus
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $240 per week*

Our Little Summer Saints will learn, grow and play all summer in a safe and friendly environment on the NSA campuses. Under the direction of our loving and nurturing summer staff, they will hone fine and gross motor skills through fun activities like painting, paper crafts, sports and indoor and outdoor guided play. Every Wednesday is water day where the Little Summer Saints enjoy water play.

Extended care options are available from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. for an additional fee. Campers will need to pack their own nut-free lunch Monday through Friday. A healthy snack plus fruits and vegetables will be offered twice a day. 

All campers must be potty trained to participate.

*May 29 - June 1 (Week 1), the fee is $192; July 2 - 6 (Week 6) the fee is $192. 


Summer Saints and Counselor-In-Training (CIT)

Summer Saints (Rising Grades 2–8)  |  CIT (Rising Grades 9–11)
Weekly sessions May 29 — August 17
Main Campus

Our specialty camps provide Summer Saints and CIT campers with numerous options to pursue their interests or discover new talents. Morning and afternoon sessions are offered. 
Morning care is available from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., and afternoon care is available from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A healthy snack plus fruits and vegetables will be offered in the morning and afternoon. Full-day participants will need to pack a nut-free lunch Monday through Friday and will be escorted to lunch and their afternoon activity by the camp counselors.

Students in rising grades 9-11 may apply to be a CIT and can attend camp at a discounted rate. They will assist the teachers and counselors in the camp of their choice and will have a lot of fun at the same time! Please complete the CIT application prior to registering. Upon acceptance as a CIT, a discount code will be provided that can be used during registration.
 
 

Week 1: May 29 — June 1

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  • Archery

    Archery
    Rising Grades 4-8
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee:  $125

    Do you want to learn how to shoot like the pros? In this fun and exciting camp, participants will be introduced to the sport of target archery. The USA Archery certified instructor will teach campers proper shooting technique, the rules of several types of archery rounds and range safety. Once they’ve mastered the skills, they will finish the week with a 300-point tournament!

    All equipment will be provided, but participants are recommended to wear comfortable shorts or pants, closed-toed athletic shoes, short-sleeve shirts or snug-fitting long-sleeve shirts.
     
  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $105

    Come create with us this summer. Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Music Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $125

    Join us for a fun-filled week of learning the fundamentals and proper technique of guitar, keyboards, percussion and singing. Campers will play games, make crafts and will learn songs in various styles.
     
  • Outdoor Fun

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $90

    Why stay inside when there is so much fun to be had outdoors? Come join us for some outdoor activities including frisbee, Kan Jam, croquette, cornhole, fishing and more! The fun will be endless.
     
  • Pool Fun

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $100

    On a hot summer day, nothing beats swimming with friends! Campers will travel to the Lake Meade Community Pool where they will play some games and splash the morning away. Don’t forget your goggles!
     
  • Printmaking

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $125

    Young artists can explore their creativity by constructing collagraph plates using a variety of textures and found objects. They will also combine the collagraph technique with basic Gelli plate printmaking techniques and some creative stamp making. The prints will be displayed in either a collage format or as individual compositions.
     
  • Community Service Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $50
     

    Do you need community service hours? Help our NSA teachers clean, organize and prepare for the summertime! Campers will receive 12 hours of community service for this camp.
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $90

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     

Week 2: June 4 — June 8

List of 8 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer. Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Box Lacrosse

    Rising Grades 4 - 8
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    NSA Boys’ Box Lacrosse skills focuses on the fundamentals of the game. Stick skills, shooting, dodging and footwork drills will be central components of the daily practice plan. Lacrosse is considered the “fastest game on two feet,” and the skills from this camp will provide participants with the tools to improve or refine every aspect of their game!

    Required equipment: Helmet, gloves, arm pads, shoulder pads, mouthpiece, cleats and basketball/ running shoes for indoor play.
     
  • Darkroom Photography

    Rising Grade 3 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    This camp will introduce students to the magic of traditional black and white photography. During the week, campers will learn to use film cameras, various darkroom techniques, how to develop film and will enlarge images. At the end of the week, they will have a portfolio illustrating their artistic vision. Film cameras will be provided for each camper.
     
  • Digital Photography

    Rising Grade 3 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Welcome to the endless possibilities of Adobe Photoshop! Campers will learn how to take successful photographs as they go on “photo shoots” around campus. They will learn introductory photo editing and computer techniques as well as how to digitally manipulate images in Adobe Photoshop. At the completion of camp, participants will have a portfolio that they have printed, illustrating their own creative vision.
     
    Campers are required to provide a digital camera with an SD card (in the camera) and a USB/flash drive.
     
  • Sports Conditioning

    Rising Grades 6 - 12
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    Success begins with training. Are you interested in maximizing your athletic potential and minimizing the risk of injury during the sports season? Do you want to get faster and stronger? Now is the time to start getting these results while instilling the work-ethic every athlete needs to play at the collegiate level. By working on speed, agility and strength simultaneously, student-athletes will gain a competitive edge. The importance of nutrition will also be emphasized since it plays a crucial role in the recovery process. Over the course of the week, these effective training methods will be explored to prepare athletes for the upcoming sports season.
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
     
  • Tennis Camp at Cedar Point Country Club

    Rising Grade 2- CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $200

    Learn the basics of this high-energy sport from a pro at Cedar Point Country Club. Campers will travel to Cedar Point for the lessons and will return to NSA by 3:00 p.m. each day.
     

Week 3: June 11 — June 15

List of 8 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Guitar/Ukulele

    Rising Grades 2-4
    8:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Campers will learn guitar and ukulele chords from the beginning and will be playing songs in the first few hours. Many songs will be learned throughout the week, preparing campers to launch into having fun playing each instrument on their own or continuing with private lessons.
  • Outdoor/Indoor Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    It’s all fun and games at summer camp! Come play some camp favorites including floor hockey, Nuke ‘em, Star Wars and Capture the Flag. What a great way to spend an afternoon with friends!
     
  • Printmaking

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Campers will begin by constructing collagraph plates using a variety of textures and found objects. They will also combine the collagraph technique with basic Gelli plate printmaking techniques, along with some creative stamp making. The prints will be displayed in either a collage format or as individual compositions.
     
  • Softball Skills

    Rising Grades 3 - 8
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Do you play softball, or are you interested in playing softball? Softball Skills is an introduction to softball and focuses on the fundamentals of the game. Throughout the week, campers will learn basic skills, rules and positions of the game. Bring your helmet, bat, glove and cleats. All campers must have a glove to participate.
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    Time: 8:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
     
  • Visual Journaling

    Rising Grades 4 - 8
    8:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $100

    Visual journaling incorporates writing, journaling, drawing and collage. Campers will write and illustrate their writing selections, which will include poems, a memoir, narratives, writing to music and even lists. A variety of artistic forms will be used for illustration. Come learn this lifelong activity for creative expression!
     

Week 4: June 18 — June 22

List of 7 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Dance Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    Learn the basics of jazz, hip hop, ballet and tap through routines and exercises. Come dance the day away with us!
     
  • Guitar/Ukulele

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Campers will learn guitar and ukulele chords from the beginning and will be playing songs in the first few hours. Many songs will be learned throughout the week, preparing campers to launch into having fun playing each instrument on their own or continuing with private lessons.
     
  • Outdoor/Indoor Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    It’s all fun and games at summer camp! Come play some camp favorites including floor hockey, Nuke ‘em, Star Wars and Capture the Flag. What a great way to spend an afternoon with friends!
     
  • Pool Fun

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $125

    On a hot summer day, nothing beats swimming with friends! Campers will travel to the Lake Meade Community Pool where they will play some games and splash the morning away. Don’t forget your goggles!
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     
  • WRV Surf Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $400

    Whether you are a novice surfer or a shredder looking to take your skills to the next level, WRV’s unique program and expert staff will help you do it! Campers will travel to the Virginia Beach oceanfront each day to work with WRV’s team of highly qualified and CPR certified surf instructors. They will pass along their love of surfing in an unforgettable experience that is safe, fun and rewarding!
     

Week 5: June 25 — June 29

List of 7 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Breakout

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Can you escape? An escape room is a physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints and strategy to complete the objectives at hand.
     
  • Maker Camp

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m
    Fee: $150

    Come be an engineer for the week! Campers will experience how to design and build prototypes using 3-D printing and laser printing technology. Tinkercad, Fusion 360 and Adobe Illustrator software will be used for design. Campers will experience the excitement of turning an idea into a reality.
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
     
  • Theatre Camp - Seussical KIDS

    Auditions during Week 1
    May 31: 4:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m.
    June 1: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $250

    "Seussical KIDS" is a fantastic musical extravaganza featuring Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters. Campers will spend morning and afternoon sessions in various rehearsals learning new artistic skills, making new friends, making beautiful music and having a wonderful time! On the last day of camp, we will perform the 30-minute production for the other NSA campers. On Saturday, June 30, a performance will be held for our friends and family. To enable the director to assign roles prior to the first day of camp, auditions will be held in the Lower School music room at the Main Campus on May 31 from 4:00 p.m. to  6:00 p.m. and on June 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All campers will be accepted into the show! Come join us!
  • Young Chefs

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn how to cook like the pros! We will experiment with a variety of recipes and will learn exciting cooking techniques. Campers will even travel to the restaurant Harper’s Table for a field trip!
     

Week 6: July 2 — July 6

List of 7 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grades 2 - 8
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $105

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Comic Book Creations

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $100

    Comic book lovers of all ages can create a lasting keepsake through the fun and educational process of writing and illustrating their own comic book. Campers will use My Comic Book kits to explore their creativity and and will end the week with their own full-color, 18-page, professionally printed comic book.
     
  • Keyboard/Piano Camp

    Rising Grades 2-4
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $125

    In this crash course of keyboard/piano, campers will learn the basics of reading music, rhythm and the basic technique of how to play the piano. They will finish the week knowing how to play simple songs and with the basic foundation to continue to learn piano on their own or with a private instructor. Campers will perform a mini recital for their parents on the last day of camp! Keyboards, books and materials will be provided.
     
  • Keyboard/Piano Camp

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $125

    In this crash course of keyboard/piano, campers will learn the basics of reading music, rhythm and the basic technique of how to play the piano. They will finish the week knowing how to play simple songs and with the basic foundation to continue to learn piano on their own or with a private instructor. Campers will perform a mini recital for their parents on the last day of camp! Keyboards, books and materials will be provided.
     
  • Sports and Water Games

    Field Trip: Ocean Breeze Waterpark on Thursday, July 5
    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $225

    Come join us for four days of sports and water games. The highlight of the week will be a trip to Ocean Breeze Waterpark on Thursday, July 5, where lunch will be included. Don’t forget your bathing suit and towel!
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $120

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
  • Yoga

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $100

    Come and learn different yoga poses and routines. Campers will practice different mindfulness exercises and relaxation techniques. Don’t forget to wear comfortable clothes and to bring your mat.
     

Week 7: July 9 — July 13

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  • Adventure Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Field Trip: The Adventure Park at the Virginia Aquarium
    Fee: $250

    Enhance your summer with some cool adventure games. The highlight of the week will be a trip to the Adventure Park at the Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach. Your adventure awaits!
  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer. Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Color Guard Camp

    Rising Grades 5 - 9
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Learn how to spin flags just like the Marching Saints! Campers will work with NSA’s color guard instructor and director of bands, Sarah Eubanks ’11, and with current color guard members to learn the basics. Campers will finish the week by performing a routine for their families. All color guard equipment will be provided. Please wear athletic clothing, sunscreen and bring a water bottle.
  • Gymnastics

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $200

    Children of all abilities can learn the basics of the wonderful sport of gymnastics, which teaches focus, balance, flexibility, strength and achievement. Campers will travel to Windsor Gymnastics each day where they will work with the experienced staff to learn the basics of floor tumbling, the balance beam, bars, vault and tumble track (long, in-ground trampoline). It’s a great workout for both mind and body. Come join the fun!
     
  • Intermediate Band

    Rising Grades 7 and 8
    8:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Are you interested in learning a band instrument and how to read music, but missed out on sixth grade band? This camp is for you! At the end of the week, campers will perform a beginning mini concert for their families. This camp will also meet the prerequisite to join seventh and eighth grade band for students who have never taken a band class.

    Band instruments and materials will be provided for the duration of camp. If the student decides to enroll in band for the following school year, instruments would need to be rented or purchased from a music store.
     
  • Jewelry Making

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Beads, bangles, earrings, necklaces, rings and more! Come adorn yourself with your own gorgeous creations!
     
  • Larry Ward Basketball Camp

    Ages 7-15
    9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Fee: $230

    Ages 5 - 7
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Fee: $165.00

    Coach Ward places a strong emphasis on player development both on and off the court. His practices and camps are carefully designed lesson plans that promote hard work, perseverance and self-discipline. For more information and to register, please visit www.larrywardbasketballcamp.com.
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
     

Week 8: July 16 — July 20

List of 8 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Ceramics

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn the basics of handbuilding and wheel throwing! Students will learn how to work with wet clay and will also glaze fired pieces.
     
  • Equestrian Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $220

    Campers will travel to Foxtail Farm in Smithfield for a morning of fun with horses. They will participate in a daily group riding lesson and a horse care activity. No previous experience is required!
     
  • Fashion Design

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Have you ever dreamed of being on the show “Project Runway?” Campers will come up with a design and will create clothing using fabric, basic sewing techniques and even sewing machines! A fashion show will be held at the end of the week to showcase our designs.
     
  • Football Skill Development

    Rising Grade 4 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    The NSA football camp will focus on building the fundamentals of throwing, catching, running, blocking and tackling to progress any player’s skills. This is a non-contact camp, but each player is required to bring cleats, tennis shoes for any indoor activities and a water bottle.
     
  • Outdoor/Indoor Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    It’s all fun and games at summer camp! Come join us for some outdoor activities including frisbee, Kan Jam, capture the flag and more! We’ll play your favorite indoor games including floor hockey and Star Wars, too! Don’t miss the fun!
     
  • Pool Fun

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $125

    On a hot summer day, nothing beats swimming with friends! Campers will travel to the Lake Meade Community Pool where they will play some games and splash the morning away. Don’t forget your goggles!
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     

Week 9: July 23 — July 27

List of 7 items.

  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer! Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Dog Days of Summer

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee:$125

    If you love dogs, this camp is for you! Campers will learn about dog breeds, dog training, puppies, dog first aid, how to read dog body language, dog sports and more. We will have a variety of dog visitors to show us tricks, obedience skills and more. Come and have a howling good time!
     
  • Graphic Design Workshop

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Campers will learn how to use graphic design software to create designs with heat transfer material that can be placed on bags, T-Shirts and more! This weeklong workshop will push campers’ creativity to make individualized artwork that they can proudly wear every day!
     
  • Outdoor/Indoor Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    It’s all fun and games at summer camp! Come join us for some outdoor activities including frisbee, Kan Jam, capture the flag and more! We’ll play your favorite indoor games like floor hockey and Star Wars, too! Don’t miss the fun!
     
  • Paddle Boarding Camp

    Rising Grade 3 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $250

    Whether it’s your first time on a board or you are ready for a paddle surf session in the waves, Rudee Inlet Stand Up Paddle is ready for you! Campers will travel to the Virginia Beach oceanfront for a week of paddle boarding and beach fun!
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110

    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
     

Week 10: July 30 — August 3

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  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer. Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Golf Camp at Cedar Point Country Club

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $200

    Tee’em high and let ‘em fly! Campers will travel to the beautiful golf course at Cedar Point Country Club to learn how to play with the pros. Golf is a sport that you can enjoy for years. Give it a try or hone your skills this summer!
     
  • Kim Aston's Shooting Star Basketball Camp

    Ages 6–18
    9:00 a.m.– 3:00 p.m.
    Instructor: Kim Aston '88
    Fee: 

    Kim Aston's Shooting Star Basketball Camp emphasizes the development of fundamental skills. Daily instruction and station work are designed to encourage mastery of basic skills. The campers will be separated according to age and skill development to compete in games. Lunch will be provided for each camper.

    For more information or to register, please email Kim Aston at kaston@nsacademy.org.
     
     
  • Outdoor/Indoor Games

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110
     
    It’s all fun and games at summer camp! Come join us for some outdoor activities including frisbee, Kan Jam, capture the flag and more! We’ll play your favorite indoor games like floor hockey and Star Wars, too! Don’t miss the fun!
     
  • Painting Camp

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Do you love to create with paint? This could be the camp for you! Come develop your talents in acrylic, watercolor and tempera techniques!
     
  • Sports Zone

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $110
     
    Do you love sports but can’t pick just one? Well, this camp is for you. The possibilities are endless - volleyball, soccer, basketball, kickball, dodgeball, wiffle ball, just to name a few. Don’t be shy. Come on out and get in the game!
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.
  • Volleyball

    Rising Grades 4-8
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150

    Bump, set, spike! What a great opportunity to develop your volleyball skills!
     
     
  • Water Adventures

    Rising Grade 3 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $250
     
    July 30:Come experience a day of fun and adventure stand-up paddleboarding in First Landing State Park. Chesapean Outdoors’ experienced staff will teach the basics of paddleboarding, water safety and will lead campers on a tour of the park's various waterways to learn about the importance of oyster reefs and wetlands as well as to enjoy the wildlife spotted along the way.
     
    July 31:  A day at the beach
     
    August 1: Kayaking with Dolphins - Want more adventure? On this day of the camp, we venture out kayaking in the bay or ocean to paddle with wild, bottlenose dolphins. With over 20 years experience leading such expeditions, the knowledgeable and experienced staff at Chesapean Outdoors will educate campers on the sport of kayaking, water safety and how to safely observe wild dolphins in their natural habitat.
     
    August 2:  A day at the beach
     
    August 3: More fun in the sun! Campers will get to spend some quality time in the waves learning how to surf combined with some relaxing beach time playing a variety of fun beach games like spikeball, bocce and cornhole. The ever popular SUP SQUATCH, a giant inflatable paddle board/raft that campers can ride in the surf, will be available to add to this fun-filled day in the water and on the beach. Chesapean Outdoors’ experienced staff will provide key instruction for all the surfers and will educate campers once again on the importance of water safety.
     
     

Week 11: August 6 — August 10

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  • Arts and Crafts

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $130

    Come create with us this summer. Paint, perler beads, trash to treasure, tie-dye. . .the sky’s the limit for the cool things we’ll make together! Campers will produce some original work to take home to share!
     
  • Baseball Skills

    Rising Grades 3 - 6
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m
    Fee: $150

    NSA Baseball Skills will help campers to develop fundamental skills while having fun with friends who share the same passion for the sport. Campers will receive instruction on hitting, pitching, fielding, catching, base running and team defense to better understand the game both mentally and physically. The importance of teamwork, self-confidence and sportsmanship will also be stressed throughout the week. Please bring cleats, a glove, a bat, a helmet, sunscreen, water and/or a sports drink. Campers should wear baseball attire.
     
  • Field Hockey

    Rising Grades 3-8
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $150
     
    NSA Field Hockey Skills is an introduction to the game of field hockey focusing on the fundamentals of the game. Campers will learnbasic skills, positions and rules while having fun! Whether you have played before or have never picked up a stick, this camp will be great for any skill or experience level. Required equipment: mouthpiece, shin guards, goggles, stick, cleats/running shoes
     
  • Hitting the Streets of Hampton Roads

    Rising Grade 2- CIT
    8:30 a.m.  - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $250

    Come see what Hampton Roads has to offer. With a field trip each day, our adventures will include, but are not limited to: miniature golf, ice skating, roller skating, movies and bowling. End the summer with countless adventures!
     
     
  • Outdoor Fun

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $110

    Why stay inside when there is so much fun to be had outdoors? Come join us for some outdoor activities including frisbee, Kan Jam, croquette, cornhole, fishing and more! The fun will be endless.
     
  • Printmaking

    Rising Grade 5 - CIT
    8:30 a.m  - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Young artists can explore their creativity by constructing collagraph plates using a variety of textures and found objects. They will also combine the collagraph technique with basic Gelli plate printmaking techniques and some creative stamp making. The prints will be displayed in either a collage format or as individual compositions.
     
  • Swimming Lessons

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Fee: $150

    Come learn a valuable life skill - swimming! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction is fun while stressing proper technique, optimal learning and water safety. Campers will travel to the pool at Cedar Point Country Club and will be taught by NSA’s varsity swimming coach, Lauren Brooks.

Week 12: August 13 — August 17

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  • Around the World

    Rising Grade 2 - CIT
    8:30 a.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: $250

    Pack your suitcases because we’re in for a fun ride around the world! We’ll be making some cool crafts and will be playing games while learning about different cultures. We will also spend some time in the kitchen preparing food that is popular in each country.
     

EARLY REGISTRATION

Register by May 1, 2018 to receive a 10% discount per camp! Register for all 12 weeks of the Little Summer Saints camp to receive a 15% discount!

Payment Options

Early registration is encouraged. Camp sizes are limited. The following payment options are available:

  • Pay in full at the end of the registration process
  • Pay a $50 deposit per camp and the remaining balance in monthly installments
 

TRANSPORTATION / EXTENDED DAY

For an additional fee, bus service is available to the following areas:

Benns Church
Chesapeake Square
Harbour View
Bennett's Creek

Extended day options are also available for an additional fee. Morning care is available from 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., and afternoon care is available from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

Summer Saints/CIT Camp Waivers

Nansemond-Suffolk Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory private school located in Suffolk, VA. Pre-kindergarten - Grade 12.