Programs & Schedule

Braves Camp (rising grades K-4th) at Powhatan School is a unique opportunity for children to build on their experience and knowledge while exploring and interacting on the 67-acre campus.  Campers will enjoy daily activities in Art, Drama, Science and Nature, Music, and Sports.

Schedule for Week 1 (24-28 June 2019)

9:00AM-12:00PM Campers rotate through 3 of the 6 daily scheduled activities.

12:00PM-12:30PM Lunch (campers provide their own lunch) and free play

12:30PM-3:30PM Campers rotate through the remaining 3 of the 6 daily scheduled activities.

Rotations:  Art, Science and Nature, Music, Drama, Sports, and Dance.

 

Schedule for Week 2 (8-12 July 2019)

9:00AM-12:00PM Campers rotate through 3 of the 6 daily scheduled activities.

12:00PM-12:30PM Lunch (campers provide their own lunch) and free play

12:30PM-3:30PM Campers rotate through the remaining 3 of the 6 daily scheduled activities.

Rotations:  Art, Science and Nature, Music, Drama, Sports, Makerspace

Campers are dismissed to carpool at 3:30PM


 

Chiefs Camp (rising grades 5th-8th) at Powhatan school provides older campers the opportunity to deeply explore areas of high interest.  Campers will customize their camp experience by selecting two activities that comprise their week on the Powhatan campus.

Available 24-28 June 2019 ONLY – Full day excursion with Powhatan Science Teachers Mr. Legge and Mrs. Hobbs.  Campers will explore Shenandoah Valley’s natural splendor with biking and hiking adventures.  Excursions depart the Powhatan campus at 9:00AM promptly and return to campus by 3:30PM. Campers are responsible for bringing their own lunch. Maximum 12 Campers. (3 spaces left!)

Schedule for Week 2 (8-12 July 2019)

9:00AM-12:00PM Selected morning activity

12:00PM-12:30PM Lunch (campers provide their own lunch) and free time

12:30PM-3:30PM Selected afternoon activity

Available activities (select 2)

    • Escape Room (PM Only)             
    • Pottery (AM/PM)
    • Python Coding (AM only) – 2 seats remaining!

Escape Room Experience:  Rising fifth through rising eighth graders are invited to join Mrs. Bell in a full immersion code-breaking camp experience. Get trapped in Escape Rooms, solve puzzles with wit and critical thinking, jump into a crime scene, and hike a trail spattered with evidence of suspicious activity. Expect to be challenged, to be stretched, and to have a lot of fun! Each class is limited to 10 campers.

Pottery:  Pottery Camp at Powhatan School is a unique opportunity for rising fifth through rising eighth graders to work with Mr. Root in our campus ceramic studio.  Campers will learn a variety of ceramic techniques, create on the potter’s wheel, and use several hand building methods as they unleash their imaginations to design wonderful works of art.  Each class is limited to 10 campers. All materials are provided by Powhatan.

Python Coding:  Powhatan alumna Suditi Shyamsunder will be leading campers in their quest to learn Python Programming Language!  This coding camp covers material starting with print statements all the way up to Loops, Decisions, and Functions!

Campers are dismissed to carpool at 3:30PM


Location

Summer Camp is held on the beautiful 67 acre campus of Powhatan School. Directions to Powhatan School may be found by clicking here.