St. Benedict's Episcopal School

Main Number

678.279.4300

Admissions Office

678.279.4300 x 4319

Main Campus | Preschool - 4th Grade |  2160 Cooper Lake Road SE | Smyrna, GA | 30080
South Campus | 5th - 8th Grade | 4295 Weaver Street SE | Smyrna, GA | 30080

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Summer Camp

Week 7: July 6 - 10

Mythical Menagerie

This week we will explore mythical creatures through fun, hands-on activities.  Children will enjoy learning about dragons, unicorns, Pegasus, fairies, and mermaids.

Instructors:     Preschool Infant - 2 Teachers

Rate:                Half-Day (9:00am-1:00pm) - $225.00

                          Full-Day (8:00am-4:30pm) - $400.00
Grades:           Preschool 2

Way2Play Movement Matters

Whether it's dancing, gymnastics, running or jumping we believe kids need to move. In Movement Matters campers will explore various ways to move their bodies through exploration and directions. Campers will be introduced to the basics of locomotor skills, movement patterns, parachute play, juggling and sports skills. Way2Play Movement Matters camp will put the "fun" in fundamentals giving campers the opportunity to learn and grow through exploration. All Way2Play camps are taught by certified physical education teachers.

Instructors:     Way2Play Sports

Rate:                $180.00
Grades:           Preschool 3 - Rising K: 9:00am-1:00pm

Cheerleading and Pom Pom Camp

Chants, Cheers and Stunts: This camp is designed to give children an edge in the highly competitive world of cheerleading. Our mission is to create and foster a positive school atmosphere and have fun doing it. Cheerleading teaches young athletes all the essential skills to lead the crowd and support the home team. Our cheer club will ensure that each camp member will learn cheers, proper hand and body movements as well as jumping techniques, stunts and dance. Each member will learn important life skills such as teambuilding, leadership and confidence. Your child will learn partner stunting, partner building as well as dance choreography while also learning the tricks, tips and techniques to make them stand out. Each camp member will practice skills to build self- confidence and promote school spirit. Your Child will learn the basic strategies of cheerleading and more at Cheerleading & Pom Pom camp. This camp will be an outlet for students to explore their creative side and enjoy the art of performing. 
Join Cheerleading and Pom Pom Camp and see what we have to offer!

Instructors:     Candace Posey

Rate:                $195.00
Grades:           Preschool 3 - Rising K: 9:00am-1:00pm

Gogh to Camp

Gogh to Camp will give little artists the opportunity to unleash their imagination through several forms of visual art. The camp will focus on a different famous artist each day. The children will learn about the artist, their art, also have hands on art activities. We will look at pictures and videos of the famous artist. We will discuss the life of that artist and create a masterpiece with influence from the artist of the day. We will concentrate on five artists: impressionist van Gogh, painter Georgia O'Keefe, sculptor Jasper John, pop artists Andy Warhol and Jackson Pollack. Come along and Gogh with me! 

Instructors:     Babette "Bibi" Davie

Rate:                $195.00
Grades:           Preschool 3 - Rising K: 9:00am-1:00pm

Camp Build-It!

Is your child ready to discover learning through building? Your child will be able to use their imagination with building a variety of creations!! Anything from bottle rockets to kaleidoscopes.

Instructors:     Summer Camp Staff

Rate:                $170.00
Grades:           Preschool 3 - Rising K: 9:00am-1:00pm

Galaxy Adventure Quest

Boys and Girls…Planet Nerf is now recruiting young Jedi’s! In this fully themed galactic camp, Jedi recruits will learn saber skills and the history behind the mysterious warriors that always save the day. Each day will take you one step closer to decode the path that guides all Jedi’s. The missions include: Droid Deactivation Tag, POD Racing, Rules of Engagement and you will also have built your own droid. Do you dare to join? *Droids will be built from art and arts, disposable materials.

Instructors:     Will Lam

Rate:                $225.00
Grades:           Rising 1st - 4th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

Jitterbug Performing Arts

Jitterbug camps expand the imagination and bring the stage to life! Each week is a new theme from Broadway, to a music video, Olympics, Superhero, and more! Campers create a mini show, complete with props, vocals, costumes, and choreography!

Instructors:     Jitterbug Performing Arts

Rate:                $325.00
Grades:           Rising 1st - 4th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

Candy Camp

Are you looking for a SWEET time?? Then Candy Club is the place for you. From the gumdrop games and Hershey history, to the Airhead arts & crafts and lollipop laughs, you are sure to have Good & Plenty of fun in this club. You will create your own candy brand, film commercials for that candy, and even make a model of the candy! We will even come up with our own candy recipe, and perfect it to deliciousness! You’ll Snicker through every minute, and every Goober involved will come home with a sweet-tooth smile. Come join the Candy Club-- you’ll love it from the Milky-Way and back! 

Instructors:     Hannah Kissack

Rate:                $225.00
Grades:           Rising 1st - 4th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

Orton Gillingham/Shurley Grammar Bootcamp

Avoid the summer slide and get ahead of the crowd. Join our bootcamp and your child will be introduced to the skills to become a grammar guru, and a reading and spelling sensation!! St. Benedict's teachers will utilize evidence based instruction in Shurley English (grammar) and Orton-Gillingham to help your child's confidence soar in language arts! 

Instructors:     Elizabeth Closs and Telisa Sims

Rate:                $300.00
Grades:           Rising 2nd - 4th Grades: 9:00am-1:00pm

All Ball

Come and let your child enjoy a full week of ALL the sports they can imagine! Campers will play all the classic sports they know and love, like basketball, ultimate frisbee, and soccer. They will also be introduced to an array of new sports that we are sure they will enjoy! All Ball Sports Camp is an excellent way for students to stay fit and active throughout the summer, while having an unforgettable experience!

Instructors:     Summer Camp Staff

Rate:                $200.00
Grades:           Rising 1st - 4th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

Greek Mythology Camp

Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is on the most dangerous quest of his life. With the help of a satyr and a daughter of Athena, Percy must journey across the United States to catch a thief who has stolen the original weapon of mass destruction — Zeus’ master bolt. Along the way, he must face a host of mythological enemies determined to stop him. Most of all, he must come to terms with a father he has never known, and an Oracle that has warned him of betrayal by a friend. 
The camp would focus on reading skills: comprehension, vocabulary, foreshadowing, character types, etc. This series follows Percy as he comes to terms embraces his dyslexia and ADHD. In addition to learning fun reading skills, campers will learn about Greek Mythology, engage in reader’s theater, make crafts, and sample Greek food. We will also have the Greek God Olympics complete with outdoor activities and challenges. In the book, the main character attends "camp half-blood". Students will experience a similar experience, and be sorted under a Greek God mythology figure that best suits their personality. The camp will focus on the magic of the series, and aim to encourage students to find book series they feel a connection with. The camp will be a fun way for students to fall in love with this series and ultimately, reading. 

Instructors:     Julie Brophy

Rate:                $225.00
Grades:           Rising 4th - 8th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

Drum Fitness Fun

Mrs. Goodwin, who is a certified PE teacher will be offering this fun and innovative activity. What is Drum Fitness Fun? It's a fun fitness activity using fitness balls with real drumsticks and the latest music. This camp is fun for all students, check out all the following benefits.

Strengthens heart and lungs

Builds healthy, strong bones

Improves flexibility

Increases muscular strength and endurance

Adaptable for all physical ability levels

Helps the brain build connections

Promotes social emotional learning

Improves coordination

Teaches fine motor skills and spatial awareness

Increases focus and attention

The Student will build confidence and self-expression

Non-competitive and inclusive

Decreases behavior issues

Maximizes engagement

Enhances academic learning

Instructors:     Tameko Goodwin

Rate:                $225.00
Grades:           5th - 8th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm

All Ball

Come and let your child enjoy a full week of ALL the sports they can imagine! Campers will play all the classic sports they know and love, like basketball, ultimate frisbee, and soccer. They will also be introduced to an array of new sports that we are sure they will enjoy! All Ball Sports Camp is an excellent way for students to stay fit and active throughout the summer, while having an unforgettable experience!

Instructors:     Summer Camp Staff

Rate:                $200.00
Grades:           Rising 5th - 8th Grades: 9:00am-3:00pm