Enrichment Camps

Summer 2019

All morning Enrichment camps are from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon and include a break that varies by Enrichment camp.  Noon lunch is available by AMHS in-house caterer, Epicurean. Students can stay and eat before attending afternoon Enrichment or Athletic camps.  Meal plans can be purchased online when registering for Enrichment camps. All afternoon camps begin at 12:50 pm following the lunch break. Camp cost includes a Summer Program apparel item.

Literature | S.T.E.M. | Visual and Performing Arts |

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Literature

Literature, Writing and Language Exploration (Rising 6th-8th Grade):
June 17 - June 28
8:30 am - 12:00 Noon
$595

This enrichment camp mimics a traditional school day experience where students, grouped by grade level, learn three subjects from three AMHS English Department faculty during three separate 65-minute periods.  The curriculum at each grade level explores expression of the English language and is supported by use of Newberry Award Winning novels, writing assignments, and fun activities. AMHS iPads are provided for student use during the camp. More detailed information about the course curriculum is available in the link below. Please click here to review the Course Curriculum.

S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Electronics, & Mathmatics

Applied Math, Science and iPad Programming (Rising 6th-8th Grade):
June 17 - June 28
8:30 am - 12:00 Noon
$595

This enrichment camp mimics a traditional school day experience where students, grouped by grade level, learn three subjects from three AMHS Math, Science and Information Technology faculty during three separate 65-minute periods.  The curriculum at each grade level provides applications of math, science and Swift iPad programming. iPads are provided for use during the camp and are used by students to carry out engaging and fun project-based curriculum. More detailed information about the course curriculum is available in the link below.

Please click here to review the Course Curriculum.

Web Design (Rising 7th-9th Grade):
June 17 - June 28  
12:50 pm - 2:50 pm
$340

In this enrichment camp, students learn the basics of HTML and use CSS layout and design to create a fully functional and professional looking website. Using our unique blend of project-based curriculum, our AMHS Information Technology faculty guide students to learn the basic elements of web design (graphics, text, and animation) with room for students to advance in web programming techniques by the second week.  By focusing on all abilities and experience levels, including no prior experience, students will succeed at their own pace.

Study Skills for a Digital Age (Rising 7th-9th grade)
July 8- July 19
8:30 am - 12:00 Noon
$595

In this enrichment camp, students learn from AMHS staff the essential study skills to succeed in high school and beyond. Techniques to manage time, collaborate digitally with teachers and classmates, and how to be responsible digital citizens are taught. Through a variety of engaging projects and fun activities, students become masters of the Google Apps for Education (G-Suite) and develop lightning fast keyboard skills.  AMHS iPads are provided for student use during the camp.

Visual and Performing Arts

Musical Theatre (Rising 5th-9th Grade):
June 13 - June 28
8:30 am - 12:00 Noon
$595

Be part of the magic this summer at Archbishop Mitty with Disney’s Freaky Friday, The Musical. Come work with AMHS Performing Arts faculty and perform in a Broadway-style musical in only two weeks of rehearsal. The fun begins on Thursday, June 13, 2019 and ends with an hour-long performance on Friday, June 28th at 11 a.m.  

Advanced Rock Band (Rising 5th-9th Grade):
June 17 - June 28
12:50 pm - 2:50 pm
$340

Aspiring rockers with some basic musical experience (vocals, guitar, bass, drums and keyboards) learn from AMHS Music Faculty and our best Exodus rock band students how to perform as a rock band.  Through one-on-one coaching, students are taught basic music theory, note reading, elements of songwriting, aural skills, and musicianship essential to cohesive rock band musical expression.  Our camp experience culminates in a student led rock concert.  

Movie Making (Rising 5th-9th Grade):   
June 17 - June 28
12:50 pm - 2:50 pm
$340

In this enrichment camp, students bring their passion for storytelling to life using their imagination and a computer. Under the direction of our AMHS faculty, students learn essential filmmaking skills that include screenwriting, storyboarding, cinematography, directing and video editing.  In our unique hands-on, creative, and fun course students produce movies from start to finish in just two weeks.