Summer Camps

Spend Your Day at JA!

At Jackson Academy, we are thrilled that Summer Camps will be back throughout July. The camps being offered are sure to be a fun way to keep splashing through the summer. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, July 2020 camps are open to registered JA students only. Space is limited for each camp, so register online today!

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Sport Camps

Soccer (2nd-10th) – $80

Dribble, pass, shoot……girls and boys get ready to sharpen your soccer skill set with the JA Raider soccer teams and coaches! As always…each day will finish with a World Cup tournament. To add to the excitement, the last day will incorporate fun games using all the skills learned throughout the week. The perfect ending for all campers!

  • July 6-9 – 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. on the Practice Field
Softball (4th-6th) – $80

Take me out to the ballgame….take me out to the park! Come join the softball team to work on your hitting, fielding, and base running skills. Plus this fun camp will be filled with many competition games so no one strikes out!

  • July 13-16 – 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Raider Park

STEM Camps

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego “Gamer” S.T.E.A.M. Camp (K4-4th) – $175

Join Bricks 4 Kidz at JA! Build the BEST Lego motorized models using Bricks 4 Kidz proprietary LEGO kits…featuring your favorite “gamer” friends…inspired by Sonic, Minecraft, Mario, Pokemon and more. A S.T.E.A.M. camp experience! All campers take home a Lego mini model and “maker” craft projects from each day…”camper created” memorabilia and memories….a bag full of AWESOME! Please send a “peanut free” snack and drink each day.

  • July 6-9 – 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the PAC Lobby
Computer Explorers: Spa Surprises – Discovering Relaxation through Chemistry and Engineering (1st-5th) – $140

Create your very own spa experience while learning about the wonders of chemistry! Campers will create their very own unique products such as bath bombs, face masks, and even glittery slime. They will explore coding and robotics, make jewelry, and engineer a fashion runway, movie set, and much more! We will end the week with a “Pajama Day” for our clever chemists to try out their creations! This camp is filled with fun and great take-home projects. Please send a snack and drink each day.

  • July 6-9 – 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the LS STEM Lab
Computer Explorers: Fast Finger Challenge (3rd-5th) – $130

Want to learn how to type fast? In this camp students will be challenged to improve their words per minute (wpm) through a series of fun lessons, reviews, and practice sessions. Campers will learn all about home row keys, finger placement, and how to increase their speed. Research shows learning to type can improve spelling, vocabulary, and written composition skills. It also helps make doing homework faster! Each session will feature a STEM activity including LEGO® Robotics.

  • July 6-9 – 1:00–3:00 p.m. in the LS STEM Lab
Star Wars: A Galactic STEM Adventure (K5-3rd) – $130

Come on an adventure to explore a far, far away galaxy with Hans Solo, Princess Leia, Anakin, R2D2, and Darth Vader. Learn about circuits, and create your own lightsaber. Enter Anakin’s workspace to complete STEM challenges. Program and race droids with R2D2. Create your own Star Wars video game and complete Jedi training activities!

  • July 13-16 – 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the LS STEM Lab
Computer Explorers: Camp Code! (K5-3rd) – $130

Come join the adventure into the amazing world of coding! Program robotic bugs to wiggle and crawl. Build wild animals with LEGO® Robotics. Climb the highest mountains and explore the great outdoors with virtual and augmented reality. Bring the outdoor fun inside by engineering tents and completing LEGO® STEM Challenges. Be creative with arts and crafts time each day and gather around the campfire for stories and games. Let the adventure begin!

  • July 13-16 – 1:00–3:00 p.m. in the LS STEM Lab
Computer Explorers: Code-A-Saurus Dinosaur Days for BOYS! (K5-3rd) – $130

Get ready to go back in time! Become a paleontologist while working on our “mock dig site” in search of T-Rex bones. Learn to program a roaring and walking dinosaur to go on a Jurassic Park scavenger hunt. Draw and design your own Stegosaurus and T-Rex using graphic programs. Many more stories, puzzles, and games will make this camp a “roaring” good time! Please send a snack and drink each day.

  • July 20-24 – 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the LS STEM Lab

Other Camps

Sew Fun Studios SEW SWEET Sewing Camp (2nd-6th) – $225

Join Sew Fun Studios at Jackson Academy to SEW all things SWEET! Sew a giant doughnut pillow, cupcake accessories, and more “Sweet” projects! Students will complete four amazing (SWEET) sewing projects reflecting their creative sense of style. Tuition includes ALL fabric, notions, supplies, AND the use of a sewing machine. All ability levels welcome. Limited number of campers. Advance registration required. Walk-in campers cannot be accommodated due to equipment/supply needs. Please send a “peanut free” snack and drink each day. Attending JA Cheer/Accent Camp in the morning? Bring a lunch and join Sew Fun in the afternoon for a FULL day of JA camp FUN!

  • July 20-24 – 1:00–4:00 p.m. in the PAC Gallery