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Welcome to Summer at Hammond ... You can try your hand at just about anything! At Hammond, we are committed to offering enjoyable and enriching summer programs in a physically safe, emotionally supportive, and fun-filled environment. Our highly-individualized classes and camps provide something of interest for every age and grade -- from three years-old through adult. Again this year, we are proud to offer more than 150 classes and camps. Our broad array of programs is designed to provide opportunities to develop talents, acquire new skills and knowledge, or explore something that piques your interest. Whatever you’re looking for, look no further. If you are seeking a full-day summer program, looking for supplemental academic programs, an athletic workshop, or want to try your hand at an arts class, you’ll find it at Hammond. Whether you are a Hammond family or simply interested in spending some time with us, we invite you to join us for an exceptional summer experience. Sincerely, Kevin N. White, Ed.S. Director of Auxiliary Programs kwhite@hammondschool.org Follow us on Twitter @Mr_KNWhite


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all Hammond has to offer! academic programs

specialty programs

day camps

Comprehensive summer academic classes designed to enhance academic skills through enrichment, acceleration and review.

Expansive programs for athletes and future athletes, leadership programs, art, music, computer, and outdoor adventures.

Half-day and full-day camps with components in art, theatre, music, computer, sports and outdoor adventure and field trips

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Hawk Ridge

Full-Day or Half-Day Camp

ages 3 to rising 6th grade

Hammond’s Hawk Ridge Camp is designed to provide campers with fun, age-appropriate activities every day, all summer. Campers are divided into three age groups: 3-4 yearsold, rising 5K–1st grades, 2nd–6th grades. Each week includes field trips and field studies as well as music, theater, art, sports, outdoor adventures, and much more! Camp

activities are carefully organized according to age group, planned in advance, and provide hands-on interactive learning in a stimulating and safe environment. Campers can expect to have fun, learn, relax, thrive, smile, laugh, make new friends ... and great memories ... at Hammond! JOIN US FOR 8 WEEKS OR ONE ... EITHER WAY, YOU’RE SURE TO HAVE A BLAST!

This Summer at Hawk Ridge

HOURS FULL-DAY CAMP 9:00 am – 4:00 pm HALF-DAY CAMP 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 12:00 noon – 4:00 pm EXTENDED CAMP PROGRAM 8:00 am – 9:00 am and 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Week 1: June 5 – 9 Week 2: June 12 – 16 Week 3: June 19 – 23 Week 4: June 26 – 30

Adventureland Fun in the Sun Under The Sea Animal Planet

All Summer Programs Closed: July 3 – July 7

Week 5: July 10 – 14 Week 6: July 17 – 21 Week 7: July 24 – 28 Week 8: July 31 – August 4

Around the World Fit for Life Space is the Place Rockin’ Beach Party


What happens each week at Hawk Ridge? In addition to adventures and activities based on the week’s theme, arts and crafts, fitness and games, sports, nature, and field trips are incorporated. In addition to dress-up days, every Wednesday is Wow Wednesday, and Fridays are Fun Fridays, with a special, engaging activity. No camper will want to miss these special days!

What’s exciting at Hawk Ridge? Each week campers will have the opportunity to participate in an already scheduled enrichment activity on Monday and Wednesday afternoons. Some of the enrichment activities are Kid Fit, Karate, Art, Junior robotics, Golf, Hip Hop, and much more! Our Snack Shack, a summer favorite, is open mornings and afternoons for snacks and the ever popular frozen treats on Tuesday Treats. In addition to the Snack Shack, we offer an impressive lunch menu from a variety of popular local restaurants (and some new choices this year) ... all prepared to order!

Hawk Ridge Fees Full-Day Week

$185

Half-Day Week

$100

Daily

$ 50

*Before/after care available at an additional fee.


Online Camps & Leadership

Online Camp

at Hammond This year we are pleased to offer a new addition to our already plentiful summer camp opportunities. We’re going online! Rising 8th grade students who want to brush-up on their English skills, or get ready for the coming school year, won’t want to miss this online program. INTRODUCTION TO ENGLISH 8 Rising 8th Grade $150 June 12 - 16 July 10 - 14 July 17 - 21 Instructor: 8th Grade English Teacher - George Simpson Maximum Online Enrollment: 5

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8th Grade English Expectations Short Story Analysis Grammar Components Writing Stages

Questions about this summer online offering, please contact Mr. George Simpson via email at gsimpson@hammondschool.org.

Introduction to English 8 will give students a glimpse of the writing style and expectations for the 8th grade year. Students will read and analyze short stories, sort out grammar components, and learn the early writing stages. Get ready to read and write your way to a successful 8th grade year!


Jr. Counselor

Leadership Program Looking for a great summer experience working with children? The Junior Counselor Leadership Program is a great opportunity for students ages 13-17 years old, and students currently pursuing an undergraduate degree. Through practical experience, students accepted into this specialized leadership program will learn about behavior management, health and safety, communication, decision-making, team building and more. Depending upon age, students participate in the leadership program on a volunteer or paid basis. Applicants who are 13-15 years old can only be accepted on a volunteer basis and applicants who are 16-17 years-old, or college students, are compensated if accepted to the program. The leadership program is designed to provide participants with firsthand experiences of activity development, communication, role modeling, and leadership qualities. Weekly training/workshop sessions are held that introduce different core concepts through hands-on activities.

Junior Counselor Leadership Program Hawk Ridge Students ages 13-17 and undergraduate college students Application Fee: $35 Interview and selection process - April 10-14 Acceptance letters - May 5


June & July June 5-9

HALF-DAY WEEKLY SUMMER PROGRAMS

June 12-16

Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm Baseball Camp 5K – 8th Children’s Theatre PK - 8th Dino Discovery PK - 5K Frozen in Summer PK - 4th Junior Space and Rockets Camp PK - 8th Math Adventures 5th - 11th My·B·Ball (Co-ed Basketball Camp) 4th - 8th Sew Much Fun and More 3rd - 5th Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Art Factory 5K - 2nd Glitz and Glam Dance Camp PK - 2nd Junior Space and Rockets Camp PK - 8th Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm ACT and SAT Math Prep/Coaching 9th - 12th All Sports Camp 5K - 5th Art Safari PK - 5K Cooking Camp PK - 4th Elements of Art PK - 8th Fairy Crafts and More! PK - 4th Fancy Nancy PK - 1st From Scratch: Electric Guitar Edition 1st - 5th Future Master Chess Camp 2nd - 8th Inventor’s Workshop 5K - 2nd Little Skyhawk Volleyball Camp 2nd - 4th Tennis: From Beginner through Intermediate 1st - 6th Ultimate Sports 5K - 2nd Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Elements of Art PK - 8th Girls Soccer Camp (2:00 - 5:00 pm) 6th - 12th Ultimate Sports 3rd - 5th

$145 $175 $215 $165 $165 $180 $135 $170 $240 $140 $165 $350 $135 $215 $175 $165 $175 $160 $200 $200 $170 $105 $165 $215 $165 $135 $215


June 19 - 23

Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm Action, Cheer & Tumble: Tumbling Camp (M through TH) 5K - 8th English 7 Tune-Up 7th Golf Camp (M through Wed.) PK - 5th Groovy Girls 2nd - 5th Jumping Bean PK - 5K Junior Robotics 5K - 2nd Music Theater PK - 8th Pinkalicious PK - 1st Stars and Stripes Camp PK - 1st Stories and Art PK - 4th World of Robotics 7 - 14 years Young Skyhawk Volleyball Camp 5th - 8th Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Design the Runway 6th - 8th Enchanted Fairytale Dance Camp PK - 2nd Game Design: Racing Games 3rd - 8th Introduction to English 8 8th World of Robotics 7 - 14 yrs

June 26 - 30

Around the World in Five Days PK - 1st Builders 5K - 3rd Junior Space and Rockets Camp PK - 8th Little Hawks Sports Camp PK - 3rd Mini Med School PK - 5K Tennis for Competition 2nd - 12th Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Around the World in Five Days 2nd - 4th Builders 4th - 6th Fancy Faries and Pixie Dust Dance Camp PK - 2nd Junior space and Rockets Camp PK - 8th Robotics 101 3rd - 8th

$170 $150 $125 $160 $215 $170 $175 $165 $160 $150 $195 $105 $240 $140 $170 $150 $195 $150 $215 $165 $140 $215 $165 $150 $215 $140 $165 $170


HALF-DAY WEEKLY SUMMER PROGRAMS

July 10 - 14

July & August

July 17 - 21

Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm Cooking Camp PK - 4th Elements of Art PK - 8th Football Camp 5K - 8th Holiday Celebrations Around the World PK - 1st Inventor’s Workshop 5K - 2nd Learning to Fly Fish 4th - adult Rockets, Planes and Flying Things PK - 5K Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Elements of Art PK - 8th Future Master Chess Camp 2nd - 8th Glitz and Glam Dance Camp PK - 2nd Holiday Celebrations Around the World 2nd - 4th Super Sleuths 3rd - 6th Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm Children’s Theater PK - 8th English 7 Tune-Up 7th Flip into First Grade 1st From Scratch: Electric Guitar Edition 1st - 5th Junior Robotics 5K - 2nd Math Munch PK - 5K Rock and Roll Club PK - 5th Tea Party in Wonderland PK - 4th Tennis for Competition 2nd - 12th Tomorrow’s Super Athlete Camp 2nd - 6th World of Robotics 7 - 14 years Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Enchanted Fairytale Dance Camp PK - 2nd Game Design: Racing Games 3rd - 8th World of Robotics 7 - 14 years

$175 $165 $145 $150 $170 $200 $215 $165 $200 $140 $150 $215 $175 $150 $150 $200 $170 $215 $215 $165 $165 $135 $195 $140 $170 $195


July 24 - 28

Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm (cont’d) ACT and SAT Math Prep/Coaching Introduction to hammond Lower School Junior Space and Rockets Camp Little Latin Camp Music Theater Slide into 2nd Grade Soccer Camp Ultimate Drone Games: Speed, Skill and Acrobatics Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Fancy Fairies and Pixie Dust Dance Camp Introduction to English 8 Junior Space and Rockets Camp

July 31 - August 4

9th - 12th PK - 1st PK - 8th 3rd - 6th PK - 8th 2nd 5K - 5th 3rd - 5th

$350 $160 $165 $180 $175 $145 $135 $175

PK - 2nd 8th PK - 8th

$140 $150 $165

Robotics 101

3rd - 8th

$170

Advanced Soccer Camp (2:00 - 5:00 pm)

6th - 12th

$135

“Vamo a Bailar” - Let’s Dance

6th - 12th

$180

Ultimate Drone Games: Speed, Skill and Acrobatics

6th - 8th

$175

3rd - 5th PK - 8th PK - 4th 5K PK - 4th PK - 2nd 2nd - 5th PK - 5th

$175 $165 $175 $155 $120 $180 $135 $140

6th - 8th PK - 8th PK - 4th

$175 $165 $180

Morning Programs 9:00 - 12:00 pm Drone Flying: Search and Rescue Elements of Art Fairy Crafts and More Kickoff to Kindergarten Little Hawks Cheerleading Camp Little Latin Camp Math Boot Camp Nature Camp (M through TH) Afternoon Programs 1:00 - 4:00 pm Drone Flying: Search and Rescue Elements of Art “Vamos a Bailar” - Let’s Dance


June, July, August PRIVATE LESSONS • DAY AND EVENING PROGRAMS • FULL-DAY Camp

Date

Time

Grade

Cost

Private Tennis Lessons

TBD

PK - adult

$30 / 1/2 hr $45 / hour

Violin and Viola Lessons

TBD

PK - adult

$35/30 min.

Voice Lessons

TBD

5th - adult

$35/30 min.

Friday, June 30

6:00 - 10:00 pm

PK - 6th

$30

Friday, July 28

6:00 - 10:00 pm

PK - 6th

$30

age 3 - 6th grade

$185

Private Lessons

Day and Evening Programs Kids Fun Night! - Movie Night Kids Fun Night - Hi-Wire Trampoline Park Hawk Ridge Camp APP Design

Full-Day Weekly Programs June 5 - August 4 9:00 - 4:00 pm June 19 - 23

9:00 - 4:00 pm

2nd - 8th

$400

I. June 12 - 16 II. - July 10 - 14 III. July 31 - August 4

9:00 - 4:00 pm

PK - 8th

$215

I. June 5th - 9th II. July 26 - 30 III. July 24 - 28

9:00 - 4:00 pm

PK - 8th

$215

June 26 - 30

9:00 - 4:00

2nd - 8th

$400

Robotics 101: Robot Surgeons

I. June 26 - 30 II. July 24 - 28

9:00 - 4:00 pm

3rd - 8th

$250

Robotics 101: Robotics Olympics

I. June 12 - 16 II. July 10 - 14

9:00 - 4:00 pm

3rd - 8th

$250

World of Robotics

I. June 19 - 23 II. July 17 - 21

9:00 - 4:00 pm

7 - 14 years

$250

Elements of Art Junior Space and Rockets MOD Design


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS How do I register for Hammond Summer Programs?

Please visit Hammond’s website at hammondschool.org, click Summer at Hammond at the top of the webpage to access our online registration system. Registration for all Summer Programs must be completed online through the registration system. A non-refundable deposit of $75 per full-day program and $50 for all other programs is required at the time of registration; however you may also elect to pre-pay in full. The nonrefundable deposit is not transferrable. All balances are to be paid in full one week prior to the scheduled program, camp, or offering start date. Remaining balances will be charged to accounts automatically through the online registration system. Registrations for any summer program offering scheduled 7 days or less from the start date must be paid in full at time of registration. Hammond only accepts payment through electronic funds transfer, Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

Are Hammond Summer Programs open to non-Hammond students and adults?

Yes. Hammond welcomes students 3 years old through 12th grade including adults. Bring your friends, families, and neighbors!

What if I need to transfer my summer camps/programs?

Transfers between programs and camps are permissible up to two weeks prior to the scheduled offering start date. Transfer request must be submitted by email to Kevin N. White, Director of Auxiliary Programs.

What is the withdrawal policy?

Families that wish to withdrawal from a summer program must contact Kevin N. White, Director of Auxiliary Programs via email at kwhite@hammondschool.org. Withdrawals two weeks prior to the scheduled program will be refunded the remaining balance, less the non-refundable deposit. The non-refundable deposit is not transferrable. Any withdrawals within two weeks of the summer program are responsible for the full tuition (and fees, if applicable).

What is the refund policy?

Refunds will be issued for withdrawal request received two weeks prior to the scheduled program, less the non-refundable deposit. The non-refundable deposit is not transferrable. Refunds will not be issued for any withdrawals received within two weeks of the scheduled program. Full refunds are only issued if a program is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. In the event Hammond cancels a program, families will be notified immediately via email through the online registration system. Families may switch to a different summer program and apply the tuition amount toward the balance, or families may request a refund. In order to switch to a different program or receive a refund for a canceled summer program, families must contact the Director of Auxiliary Programs via email. Registration fees are non-refundable. There will not be any refunds issued for any summer program apparel items purchased.


What if my child has allergies?

If your child has anaphylactic allergies or other health needs, please contact the Auxiliary Programs Office at 803.776.0295, ext. 2002. Families are to provide an action plan along with an epi-pen on the first day of their child’s scheduled camp or program. All items will be returned on the last day of their child’s scheduled camp or program.

What does my child need to bring to camp?

In addition to bringing a water bottle, we suggest participants bring a small backpack to hold all of their belongings. Hammond Summer Programs drawstring backpacks are available for purchase for only $4 while supplies last. Hawk Ridge Campers are to bring an extra change of clothes, a towel, a bottle of sunscreen, and a swimsuit to camp. Participants attending an athletic workshop, or camp will need to bring necessary items associated with that particular sport. All participants and campers are required to bring a water bottle with them to camp or their program each day. It is permitted for campers and participants to use their personal (non-Hammond Summer Programs) water bottle.

How do I purchase Hammond summer program apparel and accessories?

Hammond Summer Programs apparel and accessories are available for purchase throughout the online registration process, at our on-site check-in/registration each Monday morning, and there is an online order form listed on our Summer Programs website. Supplies are limited. Be sure to order your summer apparel and accessory items today!

Where and when do participants need to check-in the week of their scheduled camp or program? If I have not registered for a camp or program, and there is still availability, could I register at Hammond? Participants registered to attend full-day programs and morning programs (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM) are required to check-in on Monday’s in the Lower School Gym between 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Participants registered to attend afternoon programs (1:00 PM – 4:00 PM) are required to check-in on Monday’s in the Lower School Gym between 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM. Campers checking-in for their camp(s) must be accompanied by an adult.

How do I pick up a child from camp or a summer program?

Contact the Auxiliary Programs Office at 803.776.0295, ext. 2002, and notify Greg Franke, Summer Programs Manager via email at gfranke@hammondschool.org. If your child is enrolled in our Hawk Ridge Camp, please also contact their Lead Camp Counselor (their contact information will be provided to you). This will help us arrange and ensure your child is at carpool early.

Are snacks provided by Hammond Summer Programs?

Due to the variety of allergies and food sensitivities we encounter, we do not provide food to participants and campers. Hammond Summer Programs will have a variety of snacks available for purchase each day at the Snack Shacks located on campus. The Snack Shacks are located at the Hammond Baseball Stadium concession stand and at the Hawk’s Nest.

Is lunch provided by Hammond Summer Programs?

Hammond Summer Programs does not provide lunch to campers and participants, but lunches may be brought from home or pre-ordered a week in advance through our lunch program.


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