Summer Camp

Upper Camp

Rising Grade 4 – 8

The Upper Camp is uniquely designed to meet the needs of children ages 9 – 14. Campers choose from a variety of focused programs and also participate in larger unit activities, including swimming twice a week and community focused field trips.

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  • Applied Science

    The Applied Science program challenges campers to use critical thinking and problem solving through coding and technology. This program focuses on conducting experiments both in the classrooms and outside of camp. When groups go to museums or other educational settings, specialists work with the campers to conduct a focused study of materials that the facility has unique access to.

    Each group also swims twice a week.

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    June 15 – June 19 Applied Science $895
    June 22 – June 26 Applied Science $895
    June 29 – July 10 (closed 7/3) Applied Science $1,611
    July 13 – July 24 Applied Science $1,780
    July 27 – August 7 Applied Science $1,780

    Sample Schedule

    Upper Camp Programs Until August 28

    Big Trips, Late Dismissals, and Dates of Note for Upper Camp:

    • Frozen Fridays: Campers will have frozen treats as a snack at the end of the day
    • July 3: NO CAMP
    • July 30 – 31: 6 Flags Overnight
  • Sports

    While the Sports programs are located in Bank Street’s beautiful gym on 112th st, campers will also be using our many local parks such as Riverside, Morningside and Central Park, all of which are less than four blocks away. Rather than focusing on competition, games will focus on individual skills, teamwork and total body coordination. This program is coed and all skill levels are welcome.

    Join our amazing Sports staff to learn a variety of sports skills, teamwork, games and play scrimmages. Each group also swims twice a week and participating in unit and group trips.

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    June 15 – June 19 MC/UC Sports $850
    June 22 – June 26 MC/UC Sports $850
    June 29 – July 10 (closed 7/3) Sports $1,530
    July 13 – July 24 Sports $1,700
    July 27 – August 7 Sports $1,700
    August 10 – August 14 Day Trippers (August Alliance) $850
    August 17 – August 21 Day Trippers (August Alliance) $850
     August 24 – August 28 Day Trippers (August Alliance) $850

    Sample Schedule

    Upper Camp Programs Until August 28

    Big Trips, Late Dismissals, and Dates of Note for Upper Camp:

    • Frozen Fridays: Campers will have frozen treats as a snack at the end of the day
    • July 3: NO CAMP
    • July 30 – 31: 6 Flags Overnight
  • Ensemble Musical Theater

    ENSEMBLE MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP
    (June 15 – June 19)
    (June 24 – June 28)
    In June, Musical Theater campers will sing, act, and dance Broadway’s greatest songs, scenes, and production numbers selected from various shows in a musical revue with threads created by the campers. Group trips, including an overnight, allow campers to witness and practice teamwork outside of the classroom, framing success as a result of generosity.

    ENSEMBLE MUSICAL THEATER — The Wizard of Oz
    (June 29 – July 24, closed 7/3)
    What is an ensemble? How do we honor individuality in the pursuit of a community goal? Campers will work towards performing a fully produced musical at the end of the session, building friendships and strengthening talents along the way. Responsibility and respect are challenged and developed through the rigorous rehearsal process, and campers are encouraged to dabble in a variety of artistic skills when creating sets and props. Group trips, including a Broadway show, allow campers to witness and practice teamwork outside of the classroom, framing success as a result of generosity.

    Each group also swims twice a week.

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    June 15 – June 19 (1 week) Ensemble Musical  Theater Workshop $875
    June 24 – June 28 (1 week) Ensemble Musical  Theater Workshop $875
    June 29 – July 24 (4 weeks, closed 7/3) Ensemble Musical Theater $3,325
    July 27 – August 7 Ensemble Musical Theater Mini  $1,750

    Sample Schedule

    Upper Camp Programs Until August 28

    Big Trips, Late Dismissals, and Dates of Note for Upper Camp:

    • Frozen Fridays: Campers will have frozen treats as a snack at the end of the day
    • July 3: NO CAMP
    • July 30 – 31: 6 Flags Overnight
  • Film Writing and Directing

    The Film Writing and Directing program offers campers the unique experience of creating their own short films from script to screen. Counselor’s help campers develop and write their shorts in proper screenplay format. Campers film and participate in each other’s work, before editing their pieces in iMovie. By the end of the two weeks, campers will be proud of their final product, present it to other campers and have developed the skills needed to make future films on any Apple computer.

    Each group also swims three times a week.

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    June 29 – July 12 (closed 7/3) Film Writing and Directing $1,575
    July 13 – July 24 Film Writing and Directing  $1,750
    July 27 – August 7 Film Writing and Directing  $1,750

    Sample Schedule

    Upper Camp Programs Until August 30

    Big Trips, Late Dismissals, and Dates of Note for Upper Camp:

    • Frozen Fridays: Campers will have frozen treats as a snack at the end of the day
    • July 3: NO CAMP
    • July 30 – 31: 6 Flags Overnight