Academic and Enrichment

MIDDLE SCHOOL
 
 
 

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  • Eagles Take Flight

    NEW Students Entering 6th and 7th and 8th grades (Students should be enrolled according to grade entering for Fall 2024)
    This workshop will immerse new students in a three-hour daily experience specifically designed to familiarize NEW Chaminade students with the middle school culture and meet their classmates. Students will also learn important skills for organization, time management, note-taking, and test preparation. Students will utilize tablet computers daily to practice keyboarding and learn the basic functions of the laptops in a classroom setting.

    For Entering 6th Grade
    Session 1:
    June 17 – June 28 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Session 2: July 8 –19
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $525

    For Entering 7th and 8th Grades
    Session 1:
    June 17 – June 28 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Session 2: July 8 –19
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $525
 

Computer Programming

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  • A.I. Adventures - Intro to Machine Learning

    Entering 6th – 8th grade
    Explore the world of artificial intelligence to design fully interactive games and experiences using cutting-edge technology. This program combines artificial intelligence with coding to create an unforgettable learning adventure. Students will construct machine learning models that use image and text recognition within block-based coding software to build a portfolio of projects. Student-created projects will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.
     
    Date: July 8 - July 12
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $285

    Date: July 22 - July 26
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $285
  • Make Your First 3D Video Game!

    Entering 6th – 8th grade
    In this Black Rocket classic, you will go well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling the flow of gameplay, and storytelling. Student projects will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Projects are only compatible with Windows devices. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program
     
    Date: June 17 - June 21 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $285
  • Minecraft Redstone Engineers

    Entering 6th – 8th grade
    Take the next step beyond simply “playing” Minecraft and become a true Redstone engineer. Expand your Redstone knowledge by constructing your own carnival with a variety of mini-games, roller coasters, and attractions powered by Redstone. Learn how to use Command and Structure blocks to incorporate them into your builds. Activate your skills and take your Minecraft structures to the next level!
     
    Date: June 24- June 28
    Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm 
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $285

    Date: July 8 - July 12
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30 
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $285
  • ROBOLX Coders

    Entering 6th – 8th grade
    Discover the Lua coding language while designing experiences in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! New developers will learn to use Roblox’s Studio software to reimagine the popular game genres with your own custom code! Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

    Date: June 24 - 28
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills 
    Fee: $285

    Date: July 15 - July 19                                      
    Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $285
     
  • Young Investors & Entrepreneurs

    Entering 6th – 8th grade
    Teach your kids the secrets of building financial wealth and security! Whether you want to build the next great American company, become a Wall Street tycoon, or be the millionaire next door by investing wisely - this camp is for you! In this course, you will learn the basics of investing in the stock market, the difference between assets and liabilities, the importance of diversification, and how to evaluate companies. You will also develop your own business plan and present your ideas to your peers to compete for their investments in a mock Shark Tank-style activity. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.
     
    Date: July 15 - July 19
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $285

    Date:
    July 22 - July 26
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $285
 
 
 
 

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  • Robotics for Competition

    Entering 5th – 12th grade
    Join Chaminade’s internationally recognized Eagle Engineering robotics team! Learn basic engineering concepts in a way that’s so fun you’ll forget that it’s preparing you as the next generation of innovators, inventors, and technicians. Students work in teams and create and operate a robot to compete in a game inspired by this year’s VEX Robotics Competition. No experience is necessary. The course fee includes a healthy snack and lunch every day of the week!
     
    Dates: June 17– 21
                July 15 –19
    Time: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm 
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $525 per session
 

Arts

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  • Artistic Crafts Camp (Grades 4-8)

    Students will explore ceramics, printing / stamp making, and acrylic painting and create multiple pieces each week using the designated material. At the end of the camp, students will be able to showcase their work at an “art show” for friends, family, and other summer students to attend.

    Date: June 17- June 21 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $152 + $25 materials fee

    Date: July 22-26
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $190 + $25 materials fee 
  • Camp Cricut Create!

    It doesn’t take an artist to create one-of-a-kind projects. Using the computer program Design Space, students can easily tap into their creative side to create images on tablet computers. Watch their designs come to life as they create one-of-a-kind tote bags, water bottles, t-shirts, and more. Creativity and technology come together in this camp as students print their designs on Cricut Makers.

    Date: June 17- June 21  (No camp June 19th federal holiday) 
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills 
    Fee: $152 + $25 materials fee

    Date: July 15 - July 19                                      
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $190 + $25 material fee


  • Cardboard Superhero (Grades 5-8)

    We are proud to be partnering with Cardboard Superheroes  - a non-profit organization with a mission to promote creative thinking and learning as well as the arts in education. The are a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) driven organization pushing the boundaries educating the next generation. 
    Cardboard Superheroes was founded by the creators of the life-sized cardboard models such as Iron Man, Groot, Wall-E, Wonder Woman, Hulkbuster, and more! Connor Lee (Chaminade class of ’23) and Bauer Lee (current Chaminade High School student) have also created the Pop-Culture STEAM Curriculum used by over 250,000+ students, have designed exhibitions for museums/organizations, and more! Come join us in the week long camp to see what its all about.  You can check out their website here

    Date: June 24 - June 28
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills 
    Fee: $190 + $25 materials fee

    Location:  Chatsworth Campus
    Dates: July 8 - 12
    Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost: $190 + $25 materials fee
  • Cardboard Superhero Star Wars (Grades 5-8)

    We are proud to be partnering with Cardboard Superheroes  - a non-profit organization with a mission to promote creative thinking and learning as well as the arts in education. The are a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) driven organization pushing the boundaries educating the next generation. 
    Cardboard Superheroes was founded by the creators of the life-sized cardboard models such as Iron Man, Groot, Wall-E, Wonder Woman, Hulkbuster, and more! Connor Lee (Chaminade class of ’23) and Bauer Lee (current Chaminade High School student) have also created the Pop-Culture STEAM Curriculum used by over 250,000+ students, have designed exhibitions for museums/organizations, and more! Come join us in the week long camp to see what its all about.  You can check out their website here
     
    This weeks camp will involve characters. droids and machines featured in Star Wars!

    Location: West Hills
    Dates: July 8 - July 12
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Fee: $190 + $25 materials fee

    Location:
     Chatsworth
    Dates: July 22 - 26
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
    Fee: $190 + $25 materials fee
  • Dance and choreography intensive (Grades 4 - 8)

    Dancers will understand what defines each dance style and have the opportunity to try all of them to see which ones they most enjoy. Your dancer will even be able to find their own personal style by blending different dance styles into one that feels natural and unique to them. 
     
    As much fun as it is to perform someone else’s dance, many dancers love to create moves and routines all their own. After all, it is an art form. This camp dance will give your child a crash course in choreography. Your dancer will learn the essentials of how to choose dance music and how to coordinate their routine with the music’s natural beat. They’ll also learn how to use their performance space well. Most importantly, they will learn to build in transitions to take their routine from one move to the next smoothly, and in a natural way.

    Date: July 8 - 12
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $190 

    Date: July 15 - 19
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: Chatsworth
    Fee: $190 
  • Mind Design

    This is your chance to make the friendship bracelets! Join us for a camp that lets you personalize and accessorize you own fashion, jewelry and accessories.  Campers will get to let their imagination and creativity run wild as they design hats, tote bags, necklaces. Supplies are included and the use of a Cricut machine will be used to aid in the campers amazing creations!

     
    Date: June 24- June 28
    Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $190 + $25 materials fee


    Date:
     July 15 - July 19                                      
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $190 + $25 material fee
  • Dance and Cheer Camp

    6th grade
    Let’s dance and cheer now that summer is near! Dance fundamentals and cheer will be the foundation of this camp. Learn cheers and fun choreography to perform for your friends and family at the end of the week. Join Chaminade’s Dance Director and L.A. Ram’s cheerleader, Jacquelyn Ward, to experience this fun-filled, funky week of dance! 

    Date: June 24 -28  
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am 
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $190

  • Dance Intensive

    Entering 6th – 9th grade
    Don’t miss your chance to work with our Chaminade Dance Director and LA Rams Cheerleader, Jacqueline Ward. This dance intensive will assist dancers in refining their technique in multiple dance styles. Master guest instructors and choreographers will also be a part of the instructional team. We hope to have you join us to boost your fundamental techniques to a more advanced level.

    Date: July 15 - 19
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
    Location: West Hills, Tutor Center Dance Studio 
    Fee: $225
  • Summer Musical Intensive Theater

    Entering 7th – 12th grade
    This summer students entering grades 7-12 will present
    DISNEY’S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL
     
    Three weeks of rehearsing daily from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., beginning June 10th, will culminate in THREE performances on June 27th, 28th, and 29th at 7:30 pm on the Tutor Family Center for the Performing Arts stage.
     
    Disney Channel’s smash hit movie musical comes to life on stage as Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High must deal with issues of first love, friendship, family, sticking to the “status quo”, balancing their classes, and extracurricular activities. Come find out how an unexpected alliance between two students just might open the door for others to shine as well!
     
    Guided by Broadway professionals, students will sharpen their skills and have fun in a supportive, non-competitive environment. Casting will take place by Saturday, June 8th, with a placement audition. Information will be emailed by end of May.
     
    Director: Yvette L. Bishop
    Music Director: Dan Redfeld
    Choreographer: Nancy Dobbs Owen
     

    ONE SESSION ONLY! Space is limited to 25 students maximum.

    Date: June 10 - June 29 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Time:  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Location: West Hills, Tutor Family Center for Performing Arts
    Fee: $1,300
  • Introduction to Musical Theater

    Entering 2nd – 6th grade

    This one-week course is designed to give students the opportunity to develop their skills and techniques in the following areas: music, movement, and acting. Students will work on scenes and songs from DISNEY’S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL.  This course will use Musical Theatre repertoire appropriate for the age, skill, talent, and ability of the students. Students will develop basic skills and knowledge in the rehearsal process and promote confidence in their performance abilities. Students will have an opportunity to show off their talents to friends and family at the end of the workshop.

    Performance on July 12th  at 2 pm on the Tutor Family Center for the Performing Arts stage 

    Date: July 8 - July 12
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: West Hills, Tutor Family Center for Performing Arts
    Fee: $375
 
 
 
 

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  • Mock Trial

    Entering 6th, 7th and 8th grade
    Come learn about the criminal justice system from the coaches of the five-time Los Angeles County Champion Chaminade Mock Trial Team. Students will learn the skills of trial advocacy including rules of evidence, how to examine witnesses, give opening statements, and make closing arguments. On the last day of camp, students will have the opportunity to present a criminal trial for parents and family. Open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.

    This program will meet in person on the Chatsworth Campus.

    Dates: July 15th - July 26th
    Time
    : 8:30 am – 11:30 am
    Fee: $525
 

Sports

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  • Advanced Baseball Skills

    This advanced skills camp is for students entering 6th – 8th grade in the Fall of 2024
    Learn advanced skills to get you ready to compete at the high school level.

    Dates:
    June 17 – 20
                July 15 – 18
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30am
    Location: West Hills
    Cost: $275
     
  • Beach Volleyball Camp

    Entering 5th – 9th Grade
    Join us on our beach volleyball courts with the varsity coaching staff and players this summer. Learn the skills needed to compete at the next level. Players will learn ball control skills and offensive and defensive game strategies. Players will be grouped according to ability.

    Dates: TBD
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
    Location: Nade Beach, Chatsworth
    Cost: $275
  • Field Hockey

    Entering 6th – 8th Grade
    Join Coach Bri Evers. , her staff, and the current Chaminade Field Hockey players on the Deep Blue C.  Players will go through skill drills, simulated gameplay, and a few actual games in this week-long camp. 

    Dates: July 15-19 
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am 
    Location: West Hills
    Cost: $190
  • Football

    Entering 3rd – 8th grade
    Develop a strong foundation in football fundamentals, including passing, catching, tackling, and teamwork.

    Date: June 17 – 21
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
    Location: West Hills 
    Fee: $152 
                 
    Date: July 1 – 3
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $114
  • Rising 8th Grade Basketball

    For students entering 8th and 9th grade in the Fall of 2024
    Designed for students who want to play basketball at Chaminade.
    Learn the fundamentals of basketball, including offense, defense, improvement of basketball IQ, and communication. Improve ball handling, passing, layups, shooting, setting screens, using screens, one-on-one and team defense, communication on defense, rebounding, footwork, agility, and speed training.

    For more information, please email Coach Bryan Cantwell at bcantwell@chaminade.org

    Dates: June 25 – 27     
                July 1 – 3
                July 9 – 10
    Time: 6:00-9:00 pm
    Location: West Hills
    Cost: $425 (9 Sessions)
  • Softball Camp

    Entering 3rd – 9th grade
    Join CIF-winning coach Gina, her staff, and players in a camp designed to strengthen players’ offensive and defensive skills. This camp will include skills drills and simulated gameplay.

    Dates: June 17 - 21
    Time: 8:30 am-11:30 am 
    Location:
    Chatsworth 
    Fee: $190
  • Volleyball (Grades 3 - 8)

    Join our volleyball coaches in the gym to work on your game skills!  Troy Magorien, former Division 1 Men's Volleyball player from Pepperdine/Concordia and current pro player with Rising Tide along with Doug Magorien, former boys head coach of Westlake and Taft HS in a summer program to improve your current skills while having fun. Troy Magorien was a former MVP of the Marmonte league in the Conejo valley, All American AVCA HS player and coach for 949 volleyball club earning a bronze and silver medal at nationals. Doug Magorien has developed 36 Division 1 men and women's volleyball players and 1 current Olympian Kyle Ensing. Both have a wealth of knowledge to share.

    Date: June 17- June 21 (No camp June 19th federal holiday)
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $152

    Date: June 24 - June 28
    Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
    Location: Chatsworth 
    Fee: $190

    Date: June 17- June 21 
    Time: 8:30 - 11:30
    Location: West Hills 
    Fee: $152 

    Date: June 24 - June 28
    Time: 12:00 - 3:00
    Location: West Hills
    Fee: $190
Counselors in Leadership Training

Are you a Chaminade student looking to make a difference in the lives of young minds this summer? Join us this summer for a unique opportunity that blends community service, skill development, and leadership training.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Camp Leadership
 
Wendy Cowgill
Director of Center for Excellence
 
April Risteff
Chatsworth Site Director
 
Chris Sedik
West Hills Site Director
 
Chantelle Ghebrial
Administrative Assistant

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