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BCHS Summer Camps 2018

summer camps

Bishop Chatard High School offers a variety of camps that encourage 1st through 8th grade students to explore new interests, challenge their imaginations and hone current skills. Athletic and enrichment camps appeal to students interested in theatre, technology, music, sports, community service, art and more.

Half and full-day camps are available, or your child may bring a lunch and experience different camps in our morning and afternoon sessions. Early-bird, multiple camp discounts and financial aid are available.

CAMP REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 29, exact time TBA. Plan to register early - many camps reach capacity quickly!

summer camps 2017

Broadway Jr. Workshop & Production
4-week, 5 mornings/week
IntenCity Camps
All-day / 4 days
Sports and Enrichment Camps
Half day for 4 days
Schedules Descriptions


Broadway Jr. Workshop & Production 2018 (Four weeks) Broadway Jr Camp

  • Monday - Friday: June 11-29; Monday-Thursday: July 9-12; Performance on Thursday, July 12
  • 9:00 a.m. - noon
  • For students entering grades 5 - 8 and incoming BCHS freshmen (Fall 2018)
  • Cost: $250/camper
  • No early bird or multiple discounts available for this camp.

The BCHS Broadway Jr. Workshop & Production is a four-week intensive theatre experience open to any 5th - 8th grade student or incoming BCHS freshmen. Students will audition, learn about theatre, rehearse and perform in a Broadway Jr. production (play to be announced). Campers will work with high school thespians on acting skills and character development. Four weeks of rehearsal will culminate in a presentation of the play on Thursday, July 12. Activities include acting, music and choreography.

Questions?: Please contact production director Angela Peterson at apeterson@bishopchatard.org. Contact Meredith Fredrickson at summercamp@bishopchatard.org for financial aid details.


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Intencity Camp

JUNIOR INTENCITY Service Camp (Full-Day)
For students entering GRADES 1-4 (Fall 2018)

  • June 11-14
  • June 18-21
  • June 25-28
  • 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $115/camper
  • No early bird or multiple camp discount
  • Camper is not registered until payment is made. No refunds after May 1.
  • All campers need to bring their own lunch

JUNIOR IntenCity Summer Service Camp is a service day-camp opportunity for students entering grades 1-4. This camp will run like a traditional summer day camp with a service element weaved into each day's activities. While service will be the primary focus, campers will also play fun games, make crafts, and learn about the importance of having a strong faith rooted in service.

A limited number of field trip service experiences may be included.

INTENCITY Service Camp (Full Day)

  • June 11 - 14: For students entering grades 5 & 6 (Fall 2018)
  • June 18 - 21: For students entering grades 6 & 7 (Fall 2018)
  • June 25 - 28: For students entering grades 7 & 8 (Fall 2018)
  • 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $115/camper
  • No early bird or multiple camp discount
  • Camper is not registered until payment is made. No refunds after May 1.
  • All campers need to bring their own lunch

IntenCity Summer Service Camp is a day-camp opportunity for students entering grades 5 - 8 to share their time and talents with those in need. This is a great way to serve the Indianapolis community, learn new ways to use your gifts/talents for the service of others, have fun and meet new friends, share some life-changing experiences, and proclaim the Gospel!

Campers will meet at the BCHS St. Benedict Center each day and go into the community in various areas of service. Register early; these camps fill up quickly! Note: Sessions are organized by grade level. Please double check when you register that you are signing up for the correct camp for your child's grade level.

Questions or financial aid questions? Contact Meredith Fredrickson, at summercamp@bishopchatard.org


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Sports and Enrichment Camp Schedule 2018

Pick any camp for the morning, the afternoon or choose one for both and eat lunch with us! The sports and enrichment camps are arranged to accommodate campers who'd like to experience a variety of activities! Descriptions of these camps are at the bottom of this page.

COST: Cost for the first sports/enrichment camp is $95. Each additional camp in your family is $85. Registration through April 30 receives an early bird discount of $10/camp.

Date Morning Afternoon
June 11-14 Girls Basketball
  (3-8 Grade)
Girls Volleyball
  (7-8 Grade)
Boys Lacrosse
   (3-8 Grade)
Catholic Creative Crafts
(4-8 Grade)
Baseball
   (3-8 Grade)
Intro to Trobotics
   (5-8 Grade)
POP ART!
   (4-8 Grade)
 
June 18-21 Girls Volleyball**
  (3-4 Grade)
** 10am-11:30 a.m. Cost:TBA
Girls Volleyball
  (5-6 Grade)
Girls Soccer
   (3-8 Grade)
Girls Lacrosse
  (3-8 Grade)
Boys Volleyball
  (3-8 Grade)
Wrestling
  (3-8 Grade)
Art of Harry Potter
   (4-8 Grade)
Robotics Skills
  (6-9 Grade)
Cooking
   (4-8 Grade)
Improv Comedy
  (5-8 Grade)
June 25-28 Football
  (3-8 Grade)
Boys Basketball
  (3-8 Grade)
Boys Soccer
   (3-8 Grade)
Softball
  (3-8 Grade)
Cheerleading
  (3-8 Grade)
  
Everyone Can Code
  (5-8 Grade)
 
Creative Writing
   (4-8 Grade)
 

The Details

  • GRADE LEVEL: Grade levels listed above are grades the student will be entering in the Fall 2018.
  • TIMES: Unless otherwise noted, each camp will run four days, Monday - Thursday. Morning camps run 9:00 a.m.- noon. Afternoon camps run 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. See exceptions as noted above.
  • LOGISTICS: Morning checkin is 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.; afternoon checkin is noon - 12:30 p.m. Morning campers should be picked up at noon; afternoon campers at 3:30 p.m.
  • COST: The first camp is $95, and each additional camp in your family is $85. If registration is made through April 30, an early bird discount of $10/camp is given. Your spot in the camp is not held until payment is received. No refunds after May 1. (Camp Intencity and Jr. Broadway have separate pricing and are not included in the multi-camp or early bird discount.)
  • LUNCH: Lunch runs from noon - 12:30 p.m. All campers staying for lunch need to bring a sack lunch.
  •  FINANCIAL AID: Financial aid can be arranged if needed. Contact Meredith Fredrickson at summercamp@bishopchatard.org for aid details.
  • Sports Camps Questions: Contact Karen Rulong, 317-251-1451 ext. 2249, or krulong@bishopchatard.org
  • Enrichment Camps Questions: Contact Meredith Fredrickson at summercamp@bishopchatard.org

Registration and Payment

  • Registration opens on January 29. Don't delay. Some camps fill up very quickly!
  • All registration and payment can be made online.
  • If you are not able to pay online, contact us to arrange registration.


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ENRICHMENT CAMP DESCRIPTIONS



Trojan Summer Sports Camps 2018

Athletics Camp
  • Various dates in June
  • Grade Level in the Fall 2018: 3rd to 8th

Learn skills, have fun, exercise and work as a team! BCHS Athletic sports camps provide the camper with a chance to try a new sport or advance skills in one they already play.

Camps are led by BCHS coaches with BCHS Trojan athletes often assisting.

POP ART! Camp

Pop Art Camp
  • June 11-14, 2018
  • Mornings
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 4th - 8th

Campers will experience the 1960s American Pop Art movement. They will create prints that emulate the work of Andy Warhol, create paintings like Roy Lichtenstein, and sculpt like Claus Oldenburg. Campers will work with a variety of materials to create the vibrant work of the Pop Artist and learn about Art History in the process.

Catholic Creative Crafts

Catholic Creative Crafts camp
  • June 11 - 14, 2018
  • Afternoons
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 4th - 8th

Catholic Creative Crafts is a week of projects that are fun, beautiful, and can be used for prayer or to decorate the home. We'll be making rosaries and Catholic jewelry, home decor using quotes from saints, string art using Catholic symbols from Art History, and an Encouraging Words Jar. This is for students who likes being creative and working with their hands. This camp is taught by professional artist Katie Sahm.

Introduction to Trobotics Camp

Robotics Camp
  • June 11 - 14, 2018
  • Afternoons
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 5th - 8th

The introductory level of our Trobotics Camp is for all 5 - 8th graders who are interested in learning about robotics. Campers will work together to build and program a clawbot. They will compete in a robot game and make modifications to their robots to maximize performance.

Students will be mentored by members of the Bishop Chatard Trobotics Team and BCHS science teachers. This camp is designed for students who have no previous robotics experience.

Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp
  • June 18 - 21, 2018
  • Mornings
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 4th - 8th

Calling all foodies! Do you like to cook? Do you like to eat? Do you watch too much of the Food Network? Students who sign up for this camp will experience a unique hands-on cooking extravaganza. They will learn basic cooking skills and recipes that will propel them into future culinary endeavors. This camp is perfect for students interested in learning more about cooking and for those who just like to eat!
Note: Various types of foods will be used throughout this camp. If your camper has food allergies, please note this on your camp registration form and our camp director will contact you prior to camp.

Art of Harry Potter Camp

Art of Harry Potter Camp
  • June 18-21, 2018
  • Mornings
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 4th - 8th

Do you love Harry Potter books? Do you love creating art projects? The Harry Potter Art Camp is just for you! Combining literacy and art, this camp is a cool way to visually create themes and characters from Harry Potter. This camp will mix both 3D and 2D art to make the Harry Potter series come alive! Campers will sculpt in plaster and clay as well as create prints, paintings and drawings.

Robotics Skills Camp

Robotics Camp
  • June 18 - 21, 2018
  • Afternoons
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 6th - 9th

This camp is designed for students entering 6th - 9th grade who have some experience with robotics, such as VexIQ, Lego Mindstorm, Science Olympiad, etc. Students will work on four different robot building skills, coding, movement systems, lifting systems and intake systems.

Students will be mentored by members of the Bishop Chatard Trobotics Team and BCHS science teachers.

Improv Comedy Camp

Tech Camp
  • June 18 - 21, 2018
  • Afternoons
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 5th - 8th

Are you funny? Are you not funny but want to be funny? Are you neither? Then this camp is perfect for you. Come learn the art form of Improv Comedy, featured on such TV shows such as 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?'. Through this camp, students will be instructed in the basic rules of improv that allow for growth in the areas of listening, agreeing, creativity, and laughter. All campers will learn and participate in improv games designed to engage an audience and make them laugh. The camp will end with a showcase of new games and jokes.

Creative Writing Camp

Writing Camp
  • June 25-28, 2018
  • Mornings
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 4th - 8th

In Bishop Chatard's Creative Writing Camp, students will get their creative juices flowing by participating in a variety of writing exercises, prompts and games. Students will explore various styles and genres, including fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Students will share and discuss their favorite books, stories and poems, and use prompts to create their own, both individually and in large and small groups. Students will be encouraged to write in the style and genre of their choice. The week will culminate in a celebration and reading of student work.

Everyone Can Code Camp

Coding Camp
  • June 25 - 28, 2018
  • Mornings
  • Grade Level in the Fall: 5th - 8th

Everyone Can Code is a summer camp designed to give student campers the power to learn and write code. Campers will create their own apps or games on iPads provided by BCHS. Don't just use apps, CREATE THEM!
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