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Summer Programs

Summer @ Blakefield

Summer at Blakefield features activities to keep your son or daughter engaged all summer long. The program blends academic, creative, cultural, and physical pursuits, whether it's taking part in one of our competitive sports camps, or something more recreational such as robotics, computer programming, or cooking classes.

Summer at Blakefield runs from mid June to early August and registration for each weekly camp is on a first-come, first-serve basis. View camp offerings below.

Note: Early bird registration rates are available until April 30th. We also offer a 10% multi-camp discount (applied at checkout)

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  • Academics

    Algebra II Prep
    This course prepares students for success in Algebra II by reviewing Algebra I skills and concepts. Topics include: Introduction to elementary functions. Graphing elementary functions and solving functional equations and inequalities using graphic techniques. Algebraic techniques for solving and writing, linear equations, quadratic functions and other basic functions is demonstrated. This course will also cover; inequalities, systems of equations, operations with polynomials to including factoring, work with absolute value equations, and basic review of laws of exponents.
    At the completion of the course, students will have reviewed algebra 1 and been introduced to about half of a semester of work in Algebra 2.  Fee $325.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 17-July 28; 10:00AM-12:00PM


    Geometry
    This standard first course in Geometry covers the required concepts of Euclidean Geometry including definitions, postulates, and theorems. Areas of study include angles, parallel lines, congruent and similar figures, polygons, circles and arcs, and the Pythagorean Theorem. Special topics covered include coordinate and spatial geometry, introductory trigonometry, areas of two-dimensional figures, and areas and volumes of three-dimensional figures. In addition, problems are included which serve to review algebra skills. The course covers the entire college preparatory Geometry curriculum during a five-week period, so it is taught at a highly accelerated pace. Students should expect at least an hour of homework each day. A midterm exam and a final exam will be given. Students should be self-motivated. Loyola Blakefield students may only take this course with prior permission from the Math department chair. Fee $900.00

    Camp Dates:
     
    June: 27-July 28; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    World Religion
    Looking for ways to provide more flexibility to Senior year? Would you like to experience Religious Studies in a more relaxed atmosphere? Do you feel you would benefit from learning not only in the classroom setting but also through field trips to various religious sites? You may wish to consider this full credit, original credit elective in World Religions. This course will equip the student with a knowledge of several major world religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Zen Buddhism, Judaism, Islam and Christianity. It also provides an insight into the nature of religious traditions, examining questions which are common to us all. (open to upcoming Juniors and Seniors only) Text: Brodd, Jeffrey World Religions: A Voyage of Discovery, other articles.
    Dates/Schedule: Any weeks from after the end of school through the end of Summer, depending on the common availability of the interested students; Mon.-Fri., 8:30-11:30. Also, one day a week, the class will have an extended-day field trip to a particular religious site).The textbook will be loaned free of charge by the bookstore. Fee $900.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 12-July 21; 8:30AM-11:30AM


    US Prep
    Want to get off to a great start during your freshman year? Well this prep course is for you. Providing a strong foundation in Math, English, Language Arts, and Study Skills is the key to academic success. The course will focus on the following: reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension, building algebra skills, problem solving and developing higher order thinking as needed for success in Algebra and Geometry. Students focus on broad concepts and topics covered in-depth during freshman year. Study strategies and organizational methods will be emphasized.  Fee $675.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    MS Prep
    Want to get off to a great start during your first year of Middle School? Well this prep course is for you. Providing a strong foundation in Math, English, Language Arts, and Study Skills is the key to academic success. This course will focus on the following: reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension, prepequisite arithmetic skills, build their understanding of number concepts and problem solving skills. Students focus on broad concepts and topics covered in-depth during the freshman year. Study strategies and organizational methods will be emphasized. Fee $675.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    SAT Prep
    The SAT Prep Course is designed to review high school curriculum topics specific to the SAT exam. Students will also learn the nature of the new SAT to include scoring. Test taking techniques using practice problems will be emphasized for both the Math and English sections of the exam. Fee $425.00

    Camp Dates: 
    July 17-July 28; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    Study Skills
    The program is carefully designed to prepare students for the academic challenges they face in high school and college. The course is taught by an experienced classroom teacher who, through the use of the small classroom size and student-tailored activities, helps students discover their learning style and improve academic performance. The curriculum will focus on areas such as: organizational skills, time management strategies, improving test performance, improving reading comprehension, study skills inventory, improving concentration and memory, note-taking, in-class skills, and motivation. As a result of the course, students will learn essential study skills for use during the school year and beyond. Fee $235.00

    Camp Dates:

    July 10-July 14; 10:00AM-12:00PM
    July 17-July 21; 10:00AM-12:00PM
  • Adventure

    Adventure Camp I/II
    Canoeing, Caving, Hiking, Climbing, Fishing, and Rafting** If this sounds like fun to you, then this is your camp! Each day brings a new activity and new locations to explore. The Adventure Sports Camp is designed to expose your budding outdoor adventurer to various expeditions in and around the Mason-Dixon area. Several of the locations we have explored in the past are: Rocks State Park, Susquehanna State Park, Bear Island on the Susquehanna River, Wind Cave, PA, Little Gunpowder State Park, Loch Raven Watershed, Patapsco State Park, Rockburn Skills Park, and Earth Treks.
    Time: 9-4; drop-off and pick-up at Loyola Blakefield. Transportation, water and snacks provided. Equipment will be determined by each day’s activities. Campers must provide their own lunches, bikes and helmets. **Rafting will be rainfall dependent. We love to raft, but if water levels are low in the region we will do other activities. Ages 12-15. Fee $395.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-June 23; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Mountain Biking I/II 
    Like riding your bike in the woods? Want to take your bike skills to the next level? Whether you ride all the time or just like to play in the woods, join our staff for a week of mountain bike camp at local area trails. Climb better and descend with more control. Learn how to shift more efficiently, brake properly and just ride with more confidence. Great attention will be paid to fundamental skills, body position, as well as basic bicycle and trail maintenance. Develop an appreciation for the outdoors in a fun and safe environment with our staff.
    *While riding is our main focus in this camp, we realize that we are at the mercy of Mother Nature. Should there be inclement weather, additional activities may be deemed more appropriate.
    Mr. Keeney II and Mr. Glorioso have a combined 38 years’ experience in middle and high school teaching. They run the Loyola Climbing Club and the Loyola Ski and Snowboard Club. They have been running outdoor clubs and camps for the last decade respectively and look forward to working with your child(ren) during this week of camp. Ages Biking I 8-10 and Biking II 11-15. Fee: $185.00 for Session I and $345 for Session II

    Camp Dates:
    Session I- July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM (Ages 8-10)
    Session II- July 17- July 21; 9:00AM-4:00PM (Ages 11-15)

    Adventure Camp 360!
    A different and exciting adventure every day Monday through Thursday including amusement parks, water fun and more! Balance out the fun by giving back to your local community through a rewarding group service project. Transportation, water and snacks provided.   Campers must provide their own lunches.  **Note:  This program will be held Monday through Thursday.  In the event that an activity must be cancelled due to extreme rain/storms, we will use Friday as a make-up date. Rising grades 6 – 9 welcome. Fee $325.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 24-July 27; 9:00AM-4:00PM  
    Hershey Park, Terrapin Adventures Ropes Course/Zip Lines, Guppy Gulch Water Park/Inflatables, Community Service Day

     *Please note: Students will be permitted to walk around Hershey Park without a chaperone.  A mid-day check-in will be required but supervision will be limited for this trip.  Please take this into consideration before registering for this camp or consider volunteering.

    Aug 7-Aug 10; 9:00AM-4:00PM  
    River Valley Ranch Paintball/Archery Tag, Ultimate Water Sports Kayak/SUP/Swim, Guppy Gulch Water Park/Inflatables, Community Service Day


  • Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

    Shakespeare for Kids
    Kids have fun learning Shakespeare with Teaching Artists from the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company! Stretch their imaginations with games and exercises that introduce the classic stories of tragedy and comedy. On the final day, campers will perform for friends and family. Grades 3-8. Fee $185

    Camp Dates:
    July 10-July 14; 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Chess Camp

    Beginner's Chess Camp
    For kids seeking to learn how to play chess or those with little experience.
    Participants will be introduced to the game of chess. Instruction will begin with basic piece movement including castling and en passant. Then further instruction will cover opening theory, tactics and basic endgames. There will also be some game analysis. The session will conclude with a mini tournament. This camp will be run by Glenn Segal, current Science Teacher and Chess Coach at Cockeysville Middle School. Mr. Segal has been in education for 26 years and has organized of Community Chess Programs and Chess Camps for over 15 years. Grades 1-6. Fee $165.

    Camp Dates:
    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Intermediate Chess Camp
    For kids that know the basic rules of chess, but would like to advance their game.
    Participants will be introduced to tournament style play. Instruction will begin with a quick recap of special moves and draw situations. This includes castling and en passant. Then further instruction will cover learning standard openings, playing with a plan, applying intermediate and advanced tactics, and executing endgames. Game analysis will aid in instruction. The session will conclude with a mini tournament.
    This camp will be run by Glenn Segal, current Science Teacher and Chess Coach at Cockeysville Middle School. Mr. Segal has been in education for 26 years and has organized of Community Chess Programs and Chess Camps for over 15 years.  Grades 3rd-8th. Fee $165.00.

    Camp Dates:
    July 31-Aug 4; 1:00PM-4:00PM


  • Cyber Science/Robotics

    Half Day Lunch Option: If you are interested in signing your camper up for two half day camps, you should also register them for lunch as an add on option to either camp.  This will ensure a smooth transition from morning camp, to a supervised lunch provided in our dining facility, and transition to their afternoon camp session.

    Cyber Science MS
    Ever wonder exactly how your mobile device is able to access the internet?  What exactly is inside a computer anyway? Do you want to learn what it takes to defend our country from cyber-attacks? Consider joining Loyola Blakefield’s Cyber Science camp this summer.  During the week you will learn about how technology actually works and the skills needed to defend our nation from cyber-attacks and intrusions.  Some of the topics to be introduced include:  cyber science principles, computing devices and their architecture, IP networks, steganography, and operating system defense of Windows and Linux based systems.  Please note – no previous computing experience is necessary to join this program.  All instruction will be conducted in the Loyola Cyber Science Lab in Xavier Hall. Fee: $160.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Cyber Science US
    Ever wonder exactly how your mobile device is able to access the internet?  What exactly is inside a computer anyway? Do you want to learn what it takes to defend our country from cyber-attacks? Consider joining Loyola Blakefield’s Cyber Science camp this summer.  During the week you will learn about how technology actually works and the skills needed to defend our nation from cyber-attacks and intrusions.  Some of the topics to be introduced include:  cyber science principles, computing devices and their architecture, IP networks, steganography, and operating system defense of Windows and Linux based systems.  Please note – no previous computing experience is necessary to join this program.  All instruction will be conducted in the Loyola Cyber Science Lab in Xavier Hall. Grades 8-10. Fee: $160.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Programming I
    Kids will learn computer programming using Tynker and Code.org. During camp, students will think creatively while learning programming basics. By the end of the camp, these budding programmers will be able to put their imagination and creativity into the form of a computer program. This class is a great introduction into basic computer programming. Developed specifically for kids grades 3-5, Computer Programming camp is a great introduction into coding and logic-based thinking. No previous programming experience is needed. Fee: $160.00

    Camp Dates:

    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 24-July 28; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Programming II
    Kids will learn computer programming using Scratch software (developed by MIT) and Code.org. During camp, students will think creatively while learning programming basics. By the end of the camp, these budding programmers will be able to put their imagination and creativity into the form of a computer program. This class is a great introduction into basic computer programming. Developed specifically for kids Grades 6-8, Computer Programming camp is a great introduction into coding and logic-based thinking. No previous programming experience is needed. Fee: $160.00

    Camp Dates:

    June 26-June 30; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Robotics
    Mr. Bond and the Science Guys look forward to working with you in the wonderful world of Robotics. We dive into the wonders of technology with lessons on locomotion, circuitry, programming and more. Experiments are designed to spark interest and curiosity in applied science and robotics. Campers build and take home multiple robots for their continued experimentation. Ages 9-13. Fee: $185.00.

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    STEM Lego I
    Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO®! Build engineer-designed projects such as Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. Ages 5-7. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Dates:

    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-12:00PM 


    STEM Challenge with LEGO
    Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO®! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as Catapults, Pneumatic Cranes, Arch Bridges, and Battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. Ages 8-12. Fee $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 24- July 28; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    JEDI Engineering with LEGO
    The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects such as LEGO® X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire! Ages 6-7. Fee $185.00

    Camp Dates: 
    Aug 7-Aug 11; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    JEDI Master Engineering with LEGO
    The Force Awakens in this advanced engineering course for young Jedi! Discover key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, and eccentric motion. Build LEGO® X-Wings, AT-AT walkers, Pod Racers, Star Destroyers, Cloud Cities, Settlements, Fortresses, and other complex machines and structures from a galaxy far, far away. Ages 7-12. Fee $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    Aug 7-Aug 11; 1:00PM-4:00PM
  • Driver's Education

    Driver's Education
    Take advantage of this convenient way to complete your driver's education on the campus of Loyola Blakefield.  Conducted by "Mr. Wiggs" of Roland park Driving School, this state certified program is a two week session.  This 36 hour course includes 30 hours of classroom training and theory, as well as 6 hours of driving instruction.  The course also includes free pick-up from home or Loyola Blakefield for the driving portion of the program. Fee $475.00

    Camp Dates:
    Session 1: June 12-June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    Session 2: June 12-June 23; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Session 3: June 26-July 8; 9:00AM-12:00PM (Closed on July 4)
    Session 4: June 26-July 8; 1:00PM-4:00PM (Closed on July 4)
    Session 5: July 10-July 21; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    Session 6: July 10-July 21; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Session 7: July 24-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    Session 8: July 24-Aug 4; 1:00PM-4:00PM
  • Enrichment

    Half Day Lunch Option: If you are interested in signing your camper up for two half day camps, you should also register them for lunch as an add on option to either camp.  This will ensure a smooth transition from morning camp, to a supervised lunch provided in our dining facility, and transition to their afternoon camp session.

    Art
    Young Rembrandts teaches drawing, the basis of all visual arts, in a fun and nurturing setting that ensures success for every child. Each summer we offer workshops that combine basic drawing techniques, portraiture and cartooning skills by exploring different themes and subject matters. Students will improve core learning skills while delving into a favorite subject matter. So join us in our special summer pastel workshop coupled with themed cartooning! Ages 8-14. Fee $165.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Cooking
    In this fun and exciting new cooking experience campers will learn Gift Making from the Kitchen.  They will learn creative and yummy gifts that they can easily make themselves. Experiences from this camp last a lifetime.  These future chefs will be under the watchful eye of Amy Phillip and Erin Courtney. Ages 8-16. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Dates:
     
    June 19-June 23; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    June 26-June 30; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 10-July 14; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    Photography
    The camp will teach kids the basics of photography, from a technical and an artistic point of view.  They will gain an understanding of how a camera works, how to avoid common mistakes, how to create great images and learn the basics of lighting and composition. The camp will cover the basic fundamentals of photography and cover the basics of exposure (ISO, shutter speed, aperture) white balance settings and depth of field. We will also focus on the key principles of photography, which are lighting and composition. Campers will need a DSLR camera with ISO, shutter speed and aperture. Ages 10-14. Fee $165.00.



    ROCK n’ RECORD. Rock Band Sessions
    An intensive, week-long program where students form a band, create music, and record their creation. From the first day, students will write original music and begin rehearsing together. Harmony, melody, and rhythm will be discussed as they relate to the songs the students are interested in writing. The last day of camp will take place at The Music Space, a professional recording studio in downtown Towson, where students will record their songs. Students of all experience levels are welcome to join. Led by Justin Levy of The Music Space www.themusicspace.com. Grades 6-10. Fee: 185.00.

    Camp Dates:
    June 19- June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM

  • Magic: The Gathering Gaming Camp

    Magic: The Gathering is a collectible fantasy-role playing card game enjoyed by over 20 million people worldwide.  In this camp, students will learn the fundamentals of deck construction and gameplay, and will build and play decks in a different format each day, including sealed-deck, draft, commander, and modern or standard constructed.   No previous experience is necessary, but if you already play, bring your best decks to the table in order to playtest and improve them.   The club is run by English teacher Mr. Bailey.  Ages 11-15. Fee $160.00. July 10-14 9:00am-12:00pm.
  • Science

    Half Day Lunch Option: If you are interested in signing your camper up for two half day camps, you should also register them for lunch as an add on option to either camp.  This will ensure a smooth transition from morning camp, to a supervised lunch provided in our dining facility, and transition to their afternoon camp session.


    Mr. Bond and the Science Guys Camps:

    Funky Physics
    Mr. Bond and the Science Guys will take you through the world of Funky Physics. Our Physics Camp is focused on the FUNdamentals. Kids learn the forces of nature and the science of movement. We explore magnetism. centripetal force, inertia, momentum, gravity, air pressure, electricity, and explosions. Move over Sir Newton! Ages 5-12. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-June 23; 1:00pm-4:00pm
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Crime Scene Investigations
    Crime Scene Investigations Camp is a favorite. Kids conduct cool science experiments using DNA, fingerprinting, fiber analysis, and anatomy. They collect clues, identify suspects and solve crimes. Campers go home with their very own CSI equipment and badges! Ages 5-12. Fee $185.00

    Camp
    Date:
    July 10-July 14; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Mr. Bond's Funky Physics and CSI Camps Combined
    This is the perfect combination of camps. This fun filled camp run by Mr. Bond and the Science Guys combines Funky Physics and CSI camp. Our Physics Camp is focused on the
    FUNdamentals. Kids learn the forces of nature and the science of movement. We explore magnetism. centripetal force, inertia, momentum, gravity, air pressure, electricity, and explosions. Move over Sir Newton! Crime Scene Investigations
    Camp is a favorite. Kids conduct cool science experiments using DNA, fingerprinting, fiber analysis, and anatomy. They collect clues, identify suspects and solve crimes. Campers go
    home with their very own CSI equipment and badges! Ages 5-12. Fee $335(Lunch inlcuded)

    Camp
     Dates:
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-4:00PM


    Crazy Chemisty
    Great for ages 5-12 Budding chemists conduct hands on experiments connecting real world situations with chemistry principles. Students will learn about the elements on our mega Periodic Table, make Elephant Toothpaste, freeze fruit with liquid nitrogen and fashion a 30 foot geyser. Bubbling potions, chemical reactions and explosions! Ages 5-12.  Fee $185.00

    Camp Date:
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Space & Rocketry
    Space Camp provides kids with the opportunity to learn about life in space. They will build and launch a rocket and build an eggstronaut reentry craft. Planetary orbits are explored along with gravity and interstellar bodies. We get to make a real comet! Ages 5-12. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Date:
    July 17-July 21; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Crazy Chemistry and Space and Rocketry Camps Combined
    This is the perfect combination of camps. This fun filled camp run by Mr. Bond and the Science Guys combines Crazy Chemistry and Space & Rocketry for a science filled day with Mr. Bond. In the first part of the day, budding chemists conduct hands on experiments connecting real world situations with chemistry principles. Students will learn about the elements on our mega Periodic Table, make Elephant Toothpaste, freeze fruit with liquid nitrogen and fashion a 30 foot geyser. Bubbling potions, chemical reactions and explosions! Space Camp provides kids with the opportunity to learn about life in space. They will build and launch a rocket and build an eggstronaut reentry
    craft. Planetary orbits are explored along with gravity and interstellar bodies. We get to
    make a real comet! Ages 5-12. Fee $335 (Lunch included)

    Camp Date:
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Sports

    Half Day Lunch Option: If you are interested in signing your camper up for two half day camps, you should also register them for lunch as an add on option to either camp.  This will ensure a smooth transition from morning camp, to a supervised lunch provided in our dining facility, and transition to their afternoon camp session.


    All Sports
    Quench your thirst for all sports in this fun multisport camp. This camp is designed to provide exposure and basic instruction in a number of different competitive activities. Activities include softball, football, basketball, volleyball, tennis, swimming, dodgeball, bocce, soccer, kickball, as well as individual and team challenges. Ages 8-14. Fee: $155.00

    Camp Dates:

    June 26-June 30; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 10-July 14; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 31-Aug; 4 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Aug 7-Aug11; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    Archery
    Lauren Urban will lead archery camp which is designed for beginning and intermediate archers. Learn the correct and safe way to become an archer. All equipment will be supplied so please do not bring your own. Detailed information will be given on how to purchase the right equipment for you at the end of camp. Lauren is president of Oriole Archers in Baltimore. She has been shooting competitively for the past 11 years and holds coaching certification from the National Archery Association. She is a high school science teacher. Ages 10-16. Fee: $155.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    August 7-August 11; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Baseball
    Success in baseball is dependent upon the execution of fundamentals. This program provides extensive instruction of the game’s fundamentals. A game is played each day. Mike DelGaudio, who has taught and coached at Blakefield for the last 27 years, and has coached at CCBC for the last 10 years, directs this camp. Ages 7-14. Fee: $155.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Basketball
    Playing in a state-of-the-art field house, with four basketball courts, basketball camp at Loyola is designed to improve the fundamental offensive and defensive skills of each player in a fun, yet competitive setting. The camp is geared to improve the skills of the beginning player and the more advanced player. Ages 6-15.  Fee $305.00

    There are four basic goals of the camp:
    1. Each camper has an enjoyable experience
    2. Each camper loves the game more by the end of the week
    3. Each camper improves his/her skills
    4. Each camper learns how to continue that improvement after the camp.

    Camp Dates:
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    The Jerry Savage Basketball Academy
     
    The Jerry Savage Basketball Academy is for 6th-8th graders as of Fall 2017.
    Proper basketball fundamentals will be taught, emphasized and reinforced at all times in training drills.

    The program will be run in Loyola Blakefield's state of the art four court gym/field house on Tuesdays throughout the summer months. Each week the boys will work on fundamentals of the game through drills and fun competitions. Fundamentals will include ball handling, passing, shooting form, defensive stance, and footwork. 

    The Jerry Savage Basketball Academy will be run by Loyola Blakefield Freshman basketball Coach Brian Plunkett and Michael Savage, son of legendary Loyola basketball coach Jerry Savage. Plunkett has been coaching basketball at all levels from Kindergarten through the Varsity level for 40 years with 24 years of officiating local high school games. 

    Savage coached with his father at Loyola on the JV and Varsity levels. 



    Dates:

    Tuesday, June 13
    Tuesday, June 20
    Tuesday, June 27
    Tuesday, July 11
    Tuesday, July 18
    Tuesday, July 25
    Tuesday, August 1

    Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM

    Fee: $120 for 6 sessions
    There are seven sessions as an options to allow for vacations.



    Girls Basketball
    This half day camp will focus on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing and shooting in a fun environment. Each day will consist of agility drills, a contest, a game, and a film or pool session. The camp is geared to improve the skills of players of all skill levels. Ages 6-14. Fee $155.00

    There are four basic goals of the camp:
    1. Each camper has an enjoyable experience
    2. Each camper loves the game more by the end of the week
    3. Each camper improves her skills
    4. Each camper learns how to continue that improvement after the camp.

    Camp Date:
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Fencing
    This half-day camp introduces the camper to the exciting, lightning fast Olympic sport of fencing. Instructed by experienced coaches from the Timonium-based Baltimore Fencing Center, students will learn the basics of footwork and blade technique in all three Olympic weapons: foil, epee, and saber. Emphasis is placed on developing stamina, coordination, and speed for both attack and defense. From Day 1, campers will be encouraged to safely put their newly acquired skills to the test in age-appropriate bouting scenarios. All that's required is a water bottle, athletic shoes and long sweatpants (only for actual bouting); masks, gloves, jackets and fencing weapons are provided.
    The June camp will be directed by Coach Amberger. A native of West Berlin, Germany, J. Christoph (Chris) Amberger has been fencing since 1984, competing in foil, saber and epee in Scotland, Germany, and the United States. He was an instructor for the German dueling Schläger while studying at the U of Göttingen and holds the rank of ikkyu in Tomiki aikido. He has been coaching youth fencers at Baltimore Fencing Center since 2008. His book, The Secret History of the Sword, is considered a classic of the Historic European Martial Arts movement.  Chris focuses on building stamina, skills & speed, and provides the appropriate historical context for the relevant concepts.
     
    The August camp will be directed by Coach Soufiane. Coach Larbi Soufiane is a three time Moroccan National fencing champion; two championships in foil, one in epee, as well as a 2nd place finish in saber. Larbi represented Morocco at international competitions, including the Mediterranean Games. He trained in Casablanca, using the French fencing system. In 1986 Larbi moved to Connecticut, where he coached at Fat Dog Fencing Club and the Wallingford recreation department, before joining BFC. He has been coaching high-level competitive fencers for Baltimore Fencing Center in Timonium since 2004. Ages 7-14. Fee $185

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-23; 1:00pm-4:00pm (ages 7-12)
    August 7-11; 9:00am-12:00pm (ages 10-14)

    Field Hockey
    The Girls Field Hockey Camp is aimed to include players of all skills levels. It will encompass essential field hockey skills while further the player’s skills set. The camp will underline skills such as; field work, footwork, positioning, shooting, and most importantly team work. Every day will be an enriching experience that will promote the knowledge of field hockey in a positive, and fun environment. This camp will be run by Caitie Leubecker. Caitie has played at the high school level and continues to play at a collegiate level. She plans to provide a fun, positive, and enriching experience to the camp. Ages 8-14. Fee $155.00

    Camp Date:

    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Football
    This camp features fundamental skills to be applied on the offensive and defensive sides of the ball. Campers receive expert, individual instruction through the camp with an emphasis on technique, including skills such as blocking, positions, stance and start, passing technique, receiving, and more. The football camp is directed by Loyola Blakefield's Varsity football coach, Anthony Zehyoue.  Coach Zehyoue has served as Assistant Varsity Coach for the past two seasons.  He graduated from Louisiana State University where he played as a defensive lineman from 2004-07. He was a member of the 2007 National Championship team. Ages 8-14. Fee $155.00 Half Day and $305 Full Day

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 17-July 21; 9:00AM-4:00PM


    Golf
    This is incredible camp provides junior golfers with the tools to improve their fundamentals and enjoy this great game for a lifetime. Campers gain an understanding of where their strengths lie and how to continue improving. Directed by Loyola Blakefield's Junior Varsity Coach, Ms. Pat O'Hara, this camp develops skills for nearly every facet of golf. From your grip and swing, to club selection and shot making, campers learn the necessary fundamentals to establish and improve their game. The camp includes trips to nearby golf courses. Ages 8-13. Fee $210.00

    Camp Date:
    June 26-June 30; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    Lacrosse(Boys)
    Coach Ben Rubeor will run the 2016 Loyola Lacrosse Camp. Ben was named the USA Today National Coach of the Year and the Maryland Private School Coach of the Year after winning the 2015 MIAA ‘A’ Conference Championship. Ben was a three-time All-American attackman, two-time Academic All-American, and two-time team captain at the University of Virginia, where he won an undefeated National Championship in 2006. He was also named the ACC’s Top Male Scholar Athlete in 2008. He played 8 seasons of professional lacrosse, served as a team captain of the Chesapeake Bayhawks, and won 3 Major League Lacrosse titles. He will lead a staff of Loyola coaches and players to teach the fundamentals of lacrosse in a fun and competitive environment.
    The camp is designed for all levels of players. Campers will learn individual skills, including stickwork, footwork, dodging. Ages 8-15. Fees $155.00 Half Day and $305.00 Full Day

    Camp Dates:

    June 19-June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Lacrosse (Girls) Full Day
    The Girls Lacrosse Camp is designed for players who range from beginner to three years experience and who are interested in focusing on improving their basic skills and general positional skill development. Players will also receive instruction on position specific skills. Skills, concepts and game situations will be instructed through drills, small games and team completion.
    This camp will be run by Kristi Korrow. Kristi was a two-time captain for the Loyola College greyhounds. She led the team in groundballs for two consecutive years and was a leader in draw controls her junior and senior years. She was elected to the CAA conference all-tournament team her sophomore year and was a key part of the defense that was ranked #1 in the country her junior year. She played in two final fours and four NCAA tournaments during her career. She began coaching at Dulaney High School immediately after college, and has made multiple trips to the county, regional, and state tournaments. Her team won the state championship in 2005, 2006, and 2016. The program has grown in strength, and each year they are competitive in post-season play. She has graduated players to multiple Division I, II, and III schools for lacrosse including Loyola University, University of Maryland, Syracuse, Duquesne, Boston University, Dartmouth, and Salisbury University to name a few. She has a passion for coaching and has learned most of her methods and philosophies from Diane Geppi-Aikens, and her father. Ages 10-16. Fee $305.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Girls Lacrosse (Half Day)
    Loyola Blakefield’s Girls Lacrosse camp is designed to provide players of all experience levels the fundamentals and to help refine their skills and understanding of the game. Each day is designed to develop your skills and lacrosse knowledge in a positive, exciting and creative atmosphere that promotes learning, competition and fun.  Skills, concepts and game situations will be instructed through drills, small games and team completion.  Loyola’s camp will be directed by Alexis Cross, currently an Assistant Coach at East Carolina University. Lexi played for the James Madison Dukes from 2012-2015. She was a four-year letter winner and three-time All Colonial Athletic Association honoree. She was also named International Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association All-South region in 2014 and 2015. Tabbed as the Duke's top defender in 2015, Cross earned a spot in the IWLCA North-South Senior All-Star game, where she represented the South.  As a senior, Cross led JMU to its first CAA Championship and NCAA Tournament appearance since 2011.  She is currently in her second year coaching Division I Women's Lacrosse.  Ages 8-16.

    Camp Date:

    Aug 7-Aug 11; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Outdoor Games
    Do you like Capture the Flag, Kickball, Football, Wiffle Ball, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, Tailgate Games, Bocce and Scavenger Hunts? Want to try Kingball and the Human Knot? This fun-filled camp will be run by a member of Loyola's faculty and is designed to be fun for boys and girls of all ages while building teamwork and getting exercise. Ages 7-13. Fee $155.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 19-June 23; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 24-July 28; 1:00PM-4:00PM


    Soccer
    Lee Tschantret, Head Coach for Varsity Soccer at Loyola High School, directs these camps. Lee was captain of the U.S. National Futsal Team, played in the 2007 Pan Am Games, a CONCACAF Gold Medal Winner and Futsal World Cup Player. He has played professional soccer, both indoor and outdoor for over 20 years. The director of Loyola Soccer Camps is an educator and coach of the game with professional, as well as international experience. Coach Lee holds a USSF A coaching license, he was voted Maryland, NSCAA Coach of the Year 2012 and is currently receiving his Masters in Coaching Education.

    The soccer camp curriculum offers challenges within a nurturing learning environment. This program provides opportunities to grow and improve for both beginning players and premier athletes. The mission is to generate passion for the game through technique, tactics, and fun. Whether players are just learning the basics of the game, or preparing for accelerated levels of play, Loyola Soccer Camps delivers fun-fillay)ed and intensive soccer education and training. Ages 6-14. Fee $305.00 Full Day and $155.00 Half Day

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM Position Camp- Attack
    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM Position Camp- Goalie
    Aug 7-Aug 11; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Swimming
    If you love to swim and compete with your summer league, YMCA or USA swim teams, then you will have a great time in competitive swimming camp. In this camp, students learn the fundamentals of all four strokes along with the skills, drills and techniques that will enhance the quality of their swimming. Each day will have a specific focus on a stroke/event as a theme, finishing with some racing games and relays. Leading this camp is Loyola’s Varsity Swimming and Water Polo coach, Matt McDonough. He is an ASCA Fellow & Level 3 Swim Coach, as well as a coach with USA Swimming and Water Polo. Please note that is not a learn-to-swim camp. All swimmers must have a grasp on all four competitive strokes. Ages 8-14. Fee $155.00

    Camp Date:
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Tennis
    Have great fun while learning to play the game of tennis. Campers learn basic skills and techniques and participate in singles and doubles matches. Skills include forehand, backhand, volleys, overheads, and serving. The camp will be directed by members of Loyola Blakefield's Tennis Coaching Staff. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced players are welcome. Ages 8-14. Fee $155.00

    Camp Dates:

    June 19-June 23; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    June 26-June 30; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 10-July 14; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 31-Aug 4; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Volleyball
    Camp will focus on the individual skills of serving, passing, setting , attacking, blocking and defense. There will be information on the latest strength training and plyometric exercise techniques. Learn how to improve you vertical jump and hitting power.
    Camper will learn volleyball team concepts. Emphasis will be given to learning various offensive and defensive systems including the 6-2 and 5-1 offense, use of the middle attacker and complex swing and slide offenses. Ages 12-17. Fee $305.00

    Camp Date:
    July 24-July 28; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Water Polo
    If you love to swim and compete in a fast-paced, team sport, then you will love water polo. In this camp, students learn the basic rules and skills of the game, getting plenty of game-time experience. Leading this camp is Loyola’s Varsity Water Polo and swimming coach, Matt McDonough. He is an ASCA Level 3 Swim Coach, as well as a coach with USA Swimming and Water Polo. Ages 8-15. Fee $155.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 26-June 30; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 3-July 7; 9:00AM-12:00PM (Camp Closed on July 4th) Fee $125.00





     

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  • Mrs. Chantal Cross 

    Director of Auxiliary Services and Co-Curricular Activities
    (410) 823-0601 Ext 328
500 Chestnut Ave. Towson, MD 21204
Ph: 410-823-0601