Summer Athletic Camps

Elgin Academy’s summer Athletic Program strives to create an athletic atmosphere that plays a significant role in shaping the character, integrity, and sportsmanship of all student-athletes. EA’s coaches and instructors will focus on developing the knowledge, skills, attitudes (respect, sportsmanship, competitive spirit, self-discipline, passion, leadership) and teamwork (cooperation, trust, friendship) necessary for the students to have a positive athletic experience and be confident on the athletic field.

Morning, afternoon, and evening Extended Care programs are available for Athletic program participants.

Registration opens soon - early registration discounts apply through May 1, 2019

 

Tennis Skills and Drills

Tennis Skills and Drills camp will focus on the essentials for becoming a better tennis player. Athletes will improve their fundamentals of serving, volleying, and ground strokes. Each day will start with stretching to promote safety and campers should bring a water bottle to stay hydrated. Campers should wear proper tennis shoes and bring their own racket.

Dates: July 8 - 26, 2019
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays (6 days)
Times: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. (beginners)
Times: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. (advanced)
Grades: Entering 5-12
Early Registration fee: $130
Registration Fee (after May 1) $140
Late Registration Fee (after deadline) $160
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 1, 2019
Location: EA Tennis Courts
Min/Max: 2/20

Instructor: Sterling Perez

Sterling has a passion for tennis and has played Varsity Tennis at Larkin High School. He also played Tennis for Elgin Community College while pursuing an architecture/CAD major. Additionally, Sterling worked as a Tennis Instructor for two years at Elgin Country Club.

Sports Camp

Sports Camp is a week-long experience in which students participate in a new sport every day. During the first hour, an introduction to the game, basic fundamentals and rules will be taught. In addition to this, mini-games and full gameplay will occur at the second half of each session. Sports may include basketball, volleyball, wiffleball, floor hockey, and any other activities voted on by the campers. Learning new sports and having fun is what you will get from this camp!

Dates: July 22-26, 2019
Days: Monday - Friday (5 days)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (K-5th Grades)
Time: 12:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (6-8th Grades)
Early Registration Discount (by May 1st): $130
Registration Fee: $140
Late Registration (after deadline): $160
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 15, 2019
Location: Gym
Min/Max per session: 6/30 

Instructor: Craig Pinson, Elgin Academy Physical Education Teacher and Baseball Coach

Craig Pinson is Elgin Academy's PE teacher and Assistant Athletic Director. In addition, Craig also coaches basketball and baseball at EA. He has 7years teaching experience both in Illinois and Arizona.  In addition to teaching, Craig has been a baseball coach at the middle school, high school, and collegiate level.  He even spent the summer of 2016 leading the Chicago Cubs Youth Baseball Camps!  

Field Hockey Camp

Information posted soon

Challenger British Soccer Camps

Information posted soon

Basketball

Information posted soon

Volleyball

Information posted soon

Extended Care and Afternoon Adventure

Join us for quiet morning activities in Camp Sunrise or continue the fun and stay for Afternoon Adventure or Camp Sunset. Extended day provides flexible registrations options, choose the only the days that you need care. Look for details about these programs under Adventure Camp.

Afternoon Adventure

Dates: June 10 to July 26, 2019
Days: Monday-Friday
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Grades: Entering PS-8
Early Registration Discount (by May 1st): $22.50
Program Fee: $25 per day
Late Registration (after deadline): $35 per day
Registration Deadline: One week prior
Location: Rider Center
Min/Max: 10/40

Camp Sunrise

Dates: June 10 to July 26, 2019
Days: Monday-Friday
Time: 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Grades: Entering PS-8
Early Registration Discount (by May 1st): $16.20
Program Fee: $18 per day
Late Registration (after deadline): $28 per day
Registration Deadline: One week prior
Location: Rider Center
Min/Max: 10/20

Camp Sunset

Dates: June 10 to July 26, 2019
Days: Monday-Friday
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Grades: Entering PS-8
Early Registration Discount (by May 1st): $22.50
Program Fee: $25 per day
Late Registration (after deadline): $35 per day
Registration Deadline: One week prior
Location: Rider Center
Min/Max: 10/30