Summer Programs

Summer Camps at Loyola Blakefield

Registration for 2022 is now live and we are looking forward to welcoming campers to Summer at Blakefield!

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    Mrs. Chantal Cross 

    Director of Human Resources and Auxiliary Services
    (410) 823-0601 Ext 328

Summer Camps 2022

Camps in 2022:

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  • Academics

    Academic Camps 2022:
    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. The course will be taught in-person and attendance is mandatory for the five week session.  Cost: $900.00.
     
    *Loyola Blakefield students may only take this course with prior permission from the Math department chair.
    Dates: Coming Soon.......


    Religion- Coming Soon.......

    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. The Math portion of the class will be taught by Mr. Jose Albornoz and the English portion of the class will be taught by Dr. Jane Donovan. Fee: $425
     
    Camp Dates:
    July 11-22; 1:00PM-4:00PM (Two week Courst)


  • 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 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 $425.00

    Camp Dates:
    Session 1: June 6-June 17; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    Session 2: June 6-June 17; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Session 3: June 20-July 1; 9:00AM-12:00PM 
    Session 4: June 20-July 1; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Session 5: July 11-July 22; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    Session 6: July 25-August 5; 9:00AM-12:00PM
  • Enrichment

    Cooking
    In this camp, the campers will learn classic culinary techniques, from sushi to truffles, all the way to food science. Alongside Loyola's two Executive Chefs, with a combined 34 years' experience in the culinary industry, the campers will leave the course with an abundance of new culinary skills, as well as a recipe packet to continue learning at home. Learning culinary skills early in life is a valuable and necessary resource that this camp will provide. Co-ed Ages 8-14. Fee: $195.

    Camp Dates:
    June 20-24; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 25-29; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Intro To Cyber Science
    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: 6th-8th; Fee: $190.00.

    Camp Dates:
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Cyber Science Challenge
    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: 8th-10th; Fee: $190.00.

    Camp Dates:
    June 27-July 1; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Beginner's Chess
    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 29 years and has organized of Community Chess Programs and Chess Camps for over 18 years. Grades: 2nd-6th; Fee: $185.00.

    Camp Dates:
    July 25-July 29; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Intermediate Chess
    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.. Grades: 3rd-9th; Fee: $185.00.

    Camp Dates:
    July 25-July 29; 1:00PM-4:00PM
  • Mountain Biking

    KIDS Bike Camp
    Back after a two-year COVID hiatus, we are excited to offer our children’s Bike Camp once more. This is the camp to be in for the little riders out there who may be learning how to ride or who have picked it up and want a little something more. Whether it is basic balance, riding on grass or asphalt, or navigating a woodsy trail, our staff is prepared to help your little guy gain more confidence on their bike and have fun in camp. Our 60-acre campus serves as the backdrop for skills instruction, bike games, and fun activities that take place in this half day camp. We also have access to the pool, gymnasium, and classrooms should there be any foul weather or just to cool off from the summer heat. Come learn to ride your bike better with us, meet new friends, and have a great camp experience.
    Our staff has a combined 40+ years’ experience in education and outdoor recreation. Mr. Keeney and Mr. Glorioso run several outdoor clubs on campus, coach the Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League (MICL) race team at Loyola Blakefield as well as their teaching responsibilities. They have been running outdoor clubs and camps for the last two decades respectively and look forward to working with your child(ren) during this week of camp. 
    Campers must provide their own bike and helmet.
    If you have any questions about an appropriate camp placement for your child, please email Mike Keeney at mkeeneyii@loyolablakefield.org
    Fee: $200.00 per session. 

    Camp Dates:
    July 11-July 15; 9:00AM-12:00PM (Ages 5-8)

    Mountain Biking 
    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. Campers must provide their own bikes and helmetsFee: $275.00 per session. 

    Camp Dates:
    Session 1- June 20-June 24; 9:00AM-12:00PM (Ages 8-12)
    Session 2- June 20-June 24; 1:00PM-4:00PM (Ages 8-12)

    Advanced Mountain Bike Camp 
    Designed for the more adventurous mountain bikers who ride all the time and want to grow their skills and expand their trail repertoire, this advanced camp goes beyond the basics. We explore different trail systems daily and ride some of the most challenging terrain, covering several miles before and after lunch. Because of the nature of this camp, spots are limited to keep a safe camper to counselor ratios and we reserve the right to vet all campers prior to acceptance. Riders who have attended our camps in previous years have priority while new camper will be asked to share information and possibly ride with one of our staff prior to acceptance.

    Transportation is provided daily. We also provide snacks and water. Lunch is brown bag. 

    *Campers must provide their own bike and helmet.

    *While riding is our 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. We have access to a pool, classrooms, and gymnasium at school. 
    Our staff has a combined 40+ years’ experience in education and outdoor recreation. Mr. Keeney and Mr. Glorioso run several outdoor clubs on campus, coach the Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League (MICL) race team at Loyola Blakefield as well as their teaching responsibilities. They have been running outdoor clubs and camps for the last two decades respectively and look forward to working with your child(ren) during this week of camp.
    Fee: $425.00 

    Camp Dates:
    July 18-July 22; 9:00AM-4:00PM  (Ages 13-16) 


  • 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. Lunch Fee: $45.00 per week. 

    Extended Care: Before Care is available from 7:30am-9:00am (Fee: $40.00 per week) and After Care is available from 4:00pm-5:30pm (Fee: $40.00 per week). Before and After Care (Fee: $70.00 per week)


    All Sports/Games Camp
    Quench your thirst for all sports in this fun multisport/games  camp. This camp is designed to provide exposure and basic instruction in a number of different competitive activities. Activities include softball, basketball, volleyball, tennis, swimming, dodgeball, bocce, soccer, kickball, as well as individual and team challenges. In addition, the camp will offer a variety of game options.
    Ages 8-14. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 13-17; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    June 20-24; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 18-22; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 25-29; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Archery
    This camp is an introduction to Olympic recurve archery.  Archers will learn about shooting, score keeping, archery safety and play archery games during the week.  During breaks from archery lessons, campers will go swimming and play other games.  Campers will work on setting goals and improving their skills This camp is for boys and girls entering grades 5-8.
    Ages 10-14. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Date:
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Girls Archery
    This camp is an introduction to Olympic recurve archery.  Archers will learn about shooting, score keeping, archery safety and play archery games during the week.  During breaks from archery lessons, campers will go swimming and play other games.  Campers will work on setting goals and improving their skills This camp is for girls entering grades 5-8.
    Ages 10-14. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Date:
    July 11-July 15; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Baseball
    Baseball is a game of skill, tactics and technique. Participants will be offered programs designed to develop young players in all facets of the game. The coaching staff will teach fundamentals throughout the camp and each day is designed to increase individual skills in an atmosphere that is challenging, competitive, and fun.
    Ages 8-14. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Date:
    June 13-17; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    June 20-24; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 11-15; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 25-29; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Advanced Baseball
    This Camp will be run by Loyola's Varsity Baseball Coach, Mike Kelly. Coach Kelly just finished his 5th season at Loyola. He has been coaching baseball in the Baltimore area since 1990. Coach Kelly has coached at the collegiate level and in scouting with the Atlanta Braves. He has coached many players who have gone on to play at every level of college and professional baseball. He has also coached four players who have played in the Major Leagues. 

    This camp is for advanced players who have been playing travel baseball. The camp will focus on individual skill development of all skills needed to play the game at the next level. 

    Lunch is included in the cost of the camp.

    Grades 5th- 8th. Fee: $375.00 (Full Day Camp) and $170.00 (Evening Camp)

    Camp Date:
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    July 18-22; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    July 25-28; 5:30PM-8:00PM


    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. The camp is run by Loyola's Varsity Head coach, Josh Davalli.
    The camp is co-ed and for ages 6-15.  Fee $375.00 (lunch included in the cost of the camp)

    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 11-July 15; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    July 25-July 29; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Jerry Savage Basketball Academy
    The Jerry Savage Basketball Academy is for 6th-8th graders as of Fall 2022.
    Proper basketball fundamentals will be taught, emphasized and reinforced at all times in training drills.

    The program will be run in Loyola Blakefield's main gym 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 high school 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 14
    Tuesday, June 21
    Tuesday, June 28
    Tuesday, July 12
    Tuesday, July 19
    Tuesday, July 26

    Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM

    Fee: $190 for 6 sessions

     
    Dodgeball, Dodgeball, and More Dodgeball Camp
    This camp offers a variety of thrilling dodgeball games. These activities are fun, educational, and involve teamwork, strategy and true skills. Learn how to duck, dive, dip, chuck, and DODGE a ball like a champ. This camp will also include water dodgeball for those that would like to cool off in our pool while still playing this amazingly fun game. The camp will be run by our own king of dodgeball, Anthony Zehyoue, Loyola's varsity football head coach.
    Ages 8-14. Fee $185.00  

    Camp Dates:

    July 11-15; 1:00PM-4:00PM
    July 18-22; 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Flag Football and Football Games Galore Camp
    This camp introduces a wide range of skills throughout the week including passing, receiving and deflagging, with a strong focus on the rules of the game. Each day ends with small-sided games where the coaches encourage good sportsmanship and teamwork.
    Participants will develop an understanding of offensive and defensive plays, and be encouraged to implement these skills into realistic scrimmages and game-play situations.
    Flag football summer camp is appropriate for players ranging from beginners, to those already well versed in the sport. Groups are separated by age and ability to ensure all players flourish in a positive learning environment while having a great time! Campers will also play other varieties of the game indoors, outdoors and in the pool!
    Ages 8-14. Fee $185.00  

    Camp Dates:
    July 11-July 15; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 18-July 22; 9:00AM-1:00PM

    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 $375.00  (Lunch included in the cost of the camp)

    Camp Dates:
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-4:00PM
     
    Loyola Golf Academy
    Loyola Blakefield is happy to announce that the junior academy will now be directed by Varsity Golf Coach Mike Messina. Mike is also a PGA Teaching Professional with 23 years experience teaching junior golfers. He looks forward to passing on his knowledge and love of the game to golf’s future! This 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.  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.  Pick up and drop off will be at Fox Hollow Golf Course. 
    Ages 8-13. Fee $235.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 27-July 1: 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 11-15; 9:00AM-12:00PM


    Lacrosse(Boys)
    The camp is designed for all levels of players. Campers will learn individual skills, including stick work, footwork, dodging, shooting, and individual defense. Campers will practice these drills in an up-tempo environment. In addition, campers will learn team concepts and compete in a number of game-like situations, and they will have the opportunity to earn a number of prizes. The goal of the camp is to inspire players to continue to improve and to teach the concepts that have led Loyola to consistent success. The camp will be directed by Loyola's Varsity Lacrosse Coaching Staff.
    Ages 8-14. Fee $375.00 (Lunch included in the cost of the camp)

    Camp Dates:
    June 20-24; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-4:00PM


    Dons Lacrosse Prospect Camp
    The camp is designed for experienced/club players. This evening camp will be run similar to a varsity MIAA practice and with a focus on player development. The camp is for rising 6th-rising 9th graders.  The camp will be designed to take skills to the next level in a competitive environment. The camp will be directed by Loyola's Associate Head Varsity Coach, Stephen Abrams and assistants.

    Rising 6th-9th Grades Fee $170.00.

    Camp Dates:
    July 11-14; 5:30PM-8:00PM

    Outdoor Games
    Do you like Capture the Flag, Kickball,  Wiffle Ball, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, Tailgate Games, Bocce and Frisbee Golf. This fun-filled camp is designed to be fun for boys and girls of all ages while building teamwork and getting exercise.

    Co-Ed Ages: 8-14  Fee $185.00.

    Camp Dates:
    June 27-July 1; 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.
    The camp is co-ed and ages for 6-14. Fee $375.00 Full Day(Lunch included in the cost of the camp) 

    Camp Dates:
    June 13-June 17; 9:00AM-4:00PM
    June 20-June 24; 9:00AM-4:00PM 
    August 1-August 5; 9:00AM-4:00PM


    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. These camps will be directed by members of Loyola Blakefield's Tennis Coaching Staff, former and current Loyola players. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced players are welcome.
    Ages 8-14. Fee $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    June 13-June 17; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    June 20-June 24; 9:00am-12:00PM
    June 27-July 1; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 18-July 22; 9:00AM-12:00PM
    July 25-July 29; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Pickleball
    Join us for our first time ever Pickleball camp! This fun and exciting camp will be filled with fun an d excitement with the fun game of Pickleball. All levels welcome to learn and perfect this fun sport. Have great fun while learning to play the game of Pickleball. Campers learn basic skills and techniques and participate in singles and doubles matches. Skills include forehand, backhand, volleys, overheads, serving, and score keeping. 
    The camp will be directed by Loyola Blakefield's Squash Coach, Joe Lacy. 
     
    Beginner, intermediate, and advanced players are welcome.

    Ages 8-14. Fee $185.00

    Camp Dates:
    July 11-15; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Volleyball
    Designed for those who are looking to develop their skills for play at the high school level. Camp will focus on the individual skills of serving, passing, setting, attacking, blocking and defense.  Camper will also learn volleyball team concepts.  Emphasis will be given to offensive and defensive systems including the 6-2 and 5-1 offense. Lunch is included in the cost of the camp.

    This camp will be run by Loyola Blakefield's Varsity Head Coach, Mr. Tim Baier.

    The camp is Co-ed. Ages 11-17. Fee $375.00 (Lunch included in the cost of the camp)

    Camp Date:
    June 20-24; 9:00AM-4:00PM

    Advanced Volleyball
    Designed for those experienced Volleyball players who have at least one year club or competitive volleyball experience. The camp will focus on preparing players for High School tryouts or competitive league play.  Camper will also learn volleyball team concepts.  

    This camp will be run by Loyola Blakefield's Varsity Head Coach, Mr. Tim Baier.

    The camp is Co-ed. Grades 8th-10th. Fee $185.00 (Lunch included in the cost of the camp)

    Camp Date:
    August 1-5; 9:00AM-12:00PM

    Water Polo Camp
    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, Nick Breschi.
    Ages 8-14. Fee: $185.00

    Camp Date:
    June 20-June 24; 1:00PM-4:00PM

     
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