Summer 2017 Programs at Saint James School

ACADEMIC AND ATHLETIC SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES AT SAINT JAMES SCHOOL
Click here to download a summary of the academic opportunities offered this summer at Saint James School.

 
  • Camp STJ
Camp STJ is a bridge from the school year through the summer — continuing the learning experience for all students entering Pre-K4 through rising 6th graders. Camp STJ personnel are qualified employees who meet specific DHR qualifications. For further information, please email the Camp STJ Director, Caty Jane Turnipseed.
 
 
  • Saint James School Elementary School Leu Library Program

Program Director: Benjamin Martin, Librarian
Dates: May 31, June 7, June 14, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 26, and August 2
Time: 8:00-3:00
Location: Saint James School Elementary School Library

There is no cost for this program and registration is not required. Feel free to drop in any Wednesday listed above!

Please come and join in the fun! The elementary library will be open selected Wednesdays during the summer (as indicated above) for STJ students, accompanied by their parents, to come and check out books or participate in a story time session. There will be two story times each Wednesday. The 11:00 story time will be for younger students in K3-K5. The 1:00 story time will be geared toward 1st-5th graders. Everyone is welcome at both story times--including younger siblings! There will be music and of course--stories!!! Students will be able to turn in their weekly summer reading log for a prize. We hope to see you at the library this summer!

  • 21st Century Technology for High School Students

Ages: Rising 9th - 12th Grade Students
Instructor: David Long, STJ High School Technology Teacher
Maximum Class Size: 22 (Class will be filled based on the date of registration for this class. Registration is not complete until the school has received a registration form and payment.)
When: June 5 through June 23; Monday-Friday each week
Time: 1:30-4:30
Location: Saint James High School Room 202 (Computer Lab)
Cost: $1000
Registration: Download the Saint James School Summer Program Registration Form Here.

The 21st Century Technology course is designed to provide students with concepts and skills regarding knowledge of computer operations. Additional topics of study include responsible use of computers, efficient use of computers to enhance productions and presentations, and use of computers to access information. Students will be introduced to the field of computer science and explore various software applications.

Successful completion of this class will allow students to meet the required technology credit for graduation. The grade received in the class will factor into the student’s STJ GPA. The class will be a hybrid classroom/online course. Students will complete a variety of projects and some lessons that will be placed online. Both the  online and classroom components of the class must be completed successfully to receive credit. ANY class absences must be approved in advance by the instructor. The number of days that a student can miss the class and receive credit is very limited.

  • Summer ACT Prep Boot Camp Class

Open to Rising Sophomores and Juniors who are enrolled at Saint James School

Instructor: Patrick Minniham, Sycamore Learning Company
Dates: May 30-June 3*
Time: 9:00-12:00 Daily
Location: High School Classroom TBA
Cost: $350

*Students who are unable to attend the class on Saturday will have the option of conducting this personalized session through Skype or a similar digital platform on an alternative date. Students will work directly with Patrick to set up a date.

Sycamore Learning Company will present a five-day ACT training camp on the Saint James campus this summer. Students can utilize this specially designed ACT camp to maximize their personal scores on upcoming tests.  The class focuses on all sections of the test and provides valuable strategies and tips. This program was designed by Sycamore Learning Company founder, Patrick Minnihan, a 15-year expert in the field of ACT test preparation.  Patrick is a graduate of Princeton University and holds an MBA from Emory University.

Sycamore Learning ON-LINE REGISTRATION Information
To register for the Sycamore Learning ACT class, please go to www.prepforthefuture.com Payment can be made online or students can bring a check payable to Sycamore Learning Company to the seminar. Students still need to register on-line even if they intend to pay at the beginning of the class. The only materials needed for the seminar are a calculator and two pencils.  The enrollment deadline for this seminar will be May 12th , so please register as soon as possible to ensure that you do not miss out on this great opportunity! For any additional questions regarding the seminar, please call toll-free 866.223.9691.

ONLINE REGISTRATION is required for ACT Boot Camp, as well as the Saint James School registration form. Download it here.

SAINT JAMES SCHOOL SPORTS CAMPS FOR SUMMER 2017
Students are not required to be enrolled at Saint James School to attend the sports camps listed below.
Click here to download a summary of the STJ Sports Camps listed below.

  • Keith Lucky Baseball Camp for 1st - 5th Grade

Location: Saint James School Baseball Field
Dates: Monday - Wednesday, June 5th - June 7th 
Ages: Grades 1st - 5th 
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Cost: $95
Registration: Email Keith Lucky

  • Keith Lucky Baseball Camp for 6th Grade and Above

​​Location: Saint James School Baseball Field
Dates: Monday - Wednesday, June 5th - June 7th 
Ages: Grades 6th and above
Time: 1:00 pm  - 4:00 pm 
Cost: $95
Registration: Email Keith Lucky

  • Baseball Pitching Clinic for 5th Grade and Above

Location: Saint James School Baseball Field
Dates: Thursday, June 8th 
Ages: 5th Grade and Above
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Cost: $55
Registration: Email Keith Lucky

  • Katie Barton Girls Basketball Camp for 2nd - 8th Grade

Location: Saint James High School Gymnasium
Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 5th - 8th
Ages: Females Entering Second Grade - 8th Grade
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $90
Registration: Email Katie Barton

  • Nigel Card Boys Basketball Camp for 4th - 8th Grade

Location: Saint James High School Gymnasium
Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 12th - June 15th
Ages: Males Entering Fourth Grade - 8th Grade Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $100
Registration: Email Nigel Card

  • Karen Lee Volleyball Camp for 3rd - 8th Grade

Location: Saint James High School Gymnasium
Dates: Monday - Wednesday, June 19th - June 21st
Ages: Girls Entering 3rd - 8th Grade
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $75
Registration: Email Karen Lee

  • Jessica Owens Softball Camp for 2nd - 8th Grade

Location: Saint James School Softball Field
Dates: Monday - Wednesday, July 10th - July 12th
Ages: Grades 2nd - 8th Grade
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $75
Registration: Email Jessica Owens

  • Jeff Corley Wrestling Camp for 3rd - 8th Grade

Location: Saint James School Wrestling Room
Dates: Monday - Thursday, July 10th - July 13th
Ages: Grades 3rd - 8th Grade
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $75
Registration: Email Jeff Corley

  • Saint James Youth Cheerleader Camp for Pre-K3 - 6th Grade

Location: Saint James High School Gymnasium
Dates: Monday - Thursday, July 24th - July 27th
Ages: Pre-K3 - 6th Grade
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $75
Registration: Email Mallory Green

  • Jimmy Perry Boys Football Camp for Ages 5 - 13

Location: Saint James School Football Field
Dates: Monday - Wednesday, July 31-August 2nd
Ages: Boys 5 years old to 13 years old
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: $100
Registration: Email Jimmy Perry