Summer at St. Luke's

Grades 5 - 8

Summer at St. Luke's offers new courses June through August to keep summertime boredom at bay for energetic, creative, curious learners in grades 5 through 8. Register today for DIY Teddy Bear Camp, Codebug, Jumpstart to Middle School Math, Ecology Adventures Science Camp, Sports Camp and more—all led by enthusiastic, experienced professionals and taking place on St. Luke's beautiful campus.

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2020 Summer Programs for Middle School Grades 5 - 8

Baseball Summer Camp

Baseball Summer Camp. From beginner to intermediate players. Six one-week sessions available beginning June 15.
Age 6-12. 


Ceramics Workshop. Learn to throw, shape, shape, and spin bowls on potter's wheel. At week's end, artists will take home unique, kiln-fired ceramic work of art. 
June 22-26
Rising 6th-8th graders.


Web Development I: Zero to Sixty. Learn to design and build websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery.
July 6-10, July 13-17, July 20-24, July 27-31
Rising 5th - 8th graders.

Web Development II: Dive into JavaScript. Strengthen coding knowledge and mastery of JavaScript. Two-week camp running July 20-31. 
Rising 5th-8th graders.


designLab Camp offers four different workshops/courses:

How to Make Anything - explore designLab's fabrication tools while developing creative problem-solving skills. 
August 10-14
Rising 5th-12th graders. 

Live Green. Build green environments simulated by clean energy sources technologies. Tinker with solar panels, water wheels, hydroponic growth, and more to develop an understanding of how clean energy impacts the Earth. 
June 22-26
Rising 5th-8th

Camp LiveGirl. Yummy introduction to design and engineering: expose the inner workings of a gumball machine! More fun projects allow young inventors and engineers to tinker with tools and gadgets in a safe, encouraging environment.
July 13-17
Rising 5th-8th graders. 

Virtual Reality. Discover how animation has evolved over time. Students with an interest in drawing and design will enjoy exploring physical and virtual design in three-dimensional space. 
August 17-21
Rising 5th-8th graders.

DIY Teddy Bear Camp

DIY Teddy Bear Camp. Craft one-of-a-kind teddy bear with St. Luke's art teacher Haley Wulfman. Learn the basics of working with a pattern, stitching (hand and/or machine sewing techniques), and adding details such as eyes, notes, etc. 
June 15-19
Rising 5th-9th graders.

JumpStart to Middle School Math

JumpStart to Middle School Math. Solidify understanding of key math concepts ahead of new school year. A deep dive into fraction, decimal, integer operations, plus basic algebra.
August 17-21
Rising 5th-8th graders.

Reading and Study Skills

Reading and Study Skills. Learning strategies essential to any middle schooler: Improve time management skills, note-taking, reading speed and comprehension, test preparation, and more. 
August 10-14
Rising 6th-8th graders.

Science Camp: Ecology Adventures

Science Camp: Ecology Adventures. For young scientists who love asking questions about the world around them. Lots of outdoor exploration.
Two one-week sessions available: June 22-26, July 6-10. 
Rising 2nd-3rd, 4th-6th graders.

Showcase Elite Baseball Training Camp

Showcase Elite Baseball Training CampTraining regiment will cater to the extensive summer baseball tournament schedule of travel/showcase athletes.
For serious baseball players ages 14-19.
Six three-day sessions* beginning June 16.
*Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays

Sports Camp

Summer Sports Camp. Unique multi-sport camp focusing on individual skill development as well as tactical and team strategies. Leadership, teamwork, and sportsmanship are emphasized by experienced coaching staff. 
Six one-week sessions beginning June 15. 
Ages 4-14.

St. Luke’s School is a secular private school in New Canaan, CT for grades 5 through 12 serving 25 towns in Connecticut and New York. Our exceptional academics and diverse co-educational community foster students’ intellectual and ethical development and prepare them for top colleges. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership builds the commitment to serve and the confidence to lead.