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Summer Programs

Whitefield Academy Summer Programs is dedicated to maintaining our high-caliber program that endeavors to help children in their spiritual, physical, educational, and mental growth in a loving, caring, safe, and Christ-centered environment. We are grateful for your patience as we monitored and evaluated the COVID-19 virus, and we are excited to offer a variety of summer programs during July! If we do see a spike in COVID-19 cases in June, Whitefield holds the right to cancel camps for safety reasons and will give full refunds. To read more about how our summer programs are being adjusted, click here.

 

 

Registration for Summer Programs remains open. Click here to register. If we have to cancel or you need to cancel, we will issue a full refund.


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register for camps?
Register online beginning in January. Please go to this site to register for Summer Programs at Whitefield Academy. https://whitefieldacademy.campbrainregistration.com. Once you create an account, all your information will be saved and all information will be saved even if you must log out before completion of an application.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discovery, American Express.

Will I receive a receipt or confirmation?
For summer camps, you will receive an email confirmation. A reminder email with details and logistics will be sent the Wednesday before the start of the camp.

Receipts can be printed from the registration site. Under FORMS, click on Download Printable Registration Confirmation to receive a PDF receipt for each camper.

Are the programs open to non-Whitefield students?
YES! We desire to serve and bless our community, so all camps are open to everyone except for a few camps. Those few camps for only Whitefield students are specified in the camp description.

Can I sign up for a specialty camp and have my child attend Camp Whitefield for lunch and the rest of the day?
Absolutely! Your child can attend a specialty camp for half the day, then Camp Whitefield for the rest. We will make sure your child eats lunch, snack, and gets from camp to camp. They will even get a Camp Whitefield t-shirt and have the option to attend the weekly field trip! This year, when you add Camp Whitefield to your cart, it will ask if you want to add a specialty camp for $100.

How can I get a discount?
EARLY BIRD discount of 10% off all camps will be applied to your total prior to March 1st.

REFERRALS--For every non-Whitefield student you refer, there will be a $50 discount for your camp sign-up. Contact Angie Boone before you checkout so she can give you the discount code.

What is the refund and cancellation policy?
Whitefield Academy reserves the right to cancel any portion of a summer program in case of unforeseen circumstances. Refunds will be issued.

Whitefield Academy reserves the right to dismiss a student from a camp if the behavior is not in line with the Whitefield standard of expectations. Refunds will be issued on a prorated basis.

Any cancellation, prior to two weeks of the start of a camp date, will result in a tuition refund, minus a $50 non-refundable processing fee.

If a camper withdraws within 14 days of the camp start date, a refund will be made, minus a $100 non-refundable fee.

In case of withdrawal due to death in the family or illness, a full refund will be given. For an illness, written notice from a physician may be required before the refund is issued. Please contact Angie Boone at 678-770-3236 and a refund can be arranged.

How do I get receipts for childcare tax deductions?
Receipts can be printed from the registration site. Under FORMS, click on Download Printable Registration Confirmation to receive a PDF receipt for each camper. The school tax number is on the top of that document along with the dates you attended camps.

Camp Whitefield is a Christ-centered summer day camp for rising PreK through rising eighth-grade students. Campers are divided into age-specific groups, and they spend their days playing games, enjoying arts and crafts, and enjoying weekly field trips all based around weekly themes. They compete and practice their skills in age-appropriate physical challenges, gain educational knowledge, and explore God’s creation in a fun and caring environment. Read more below about the age-specific programs, and go to this site to register for Camp Whitefield Summer 2020.

 

  • Wee Whitefield is an abbreviated version of Camp Whitefield for rising PreK children. 

From 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., these young campers will enjoy all the activities and crafts on their level with some great counselors right by their side. The cost includes lunch, field trip or special, in-house speaker, t-shirt, craft supplies, and Wacky Wednesday activities. Wee Whitefield campers must be four years of age by May 1st and there is a limit of 15 campers per week. Parents will pick up in the Lower School Student Activity Center (LSSAC) after lunch and some free time. Before Care is open to Wee Whitefield campers for an additional fee. 

 

Wee Whitefield Camp Director: Jan Hawkins, jhawkins@whitefieldacademy.com, 678-305-2907

 

  • Lower School Camp Whitefield is a Christ-centered day camp for rising kindergartners through rising fourth-graders.

During the day, the campers will spend time in praise and worship, playing games, making arts and crafts, competing in age-appropriate, physically challenging events, advancing educational knowledge, forming new friendships, and exploring God’s creation in a fun, loving, and caring environment. There will be two different groups within LS Camp Whitefield to ensure that age-appropriate games and activities will keep younger and older elementary children engaged all day long! Wacky Wednesday not only includes water games and water slides, but also other games that guarantee to be messy fun, so be sure to wear old clothes every Wednesday.  Cost includes lunch, field trip, t-shirt, craft supplies, and Wacky Wednesday activities. 

 

Lower School Camp Whitefield Director:  Jan Hawkins, jhawkins@whitefieldacademy.com, 678-305-2907

 

  • Middle School Camp Whitefield is a Christ-centered day camp for rising fifth- through eighth-graders. 

Every day will be a new adventure for the middle school campers. The day begins at 8 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m. We will have a games/arts & crafts day, field trips, water day, skill day, and service day. The goal of this camp is to challenge the middle school campers to learn new skills, make new friends, see new places, and develop their God-given gifts… all while having tons of FUN!  Cost includes lunch, snacks, field trips, t-shirt, supplies, and Wacky Wednesday activities.

 

Middle School Camp Whitefield Directors: Sydney Perry, sperry@whitefieldacademy.com andNicki Brewer,  nbrewer@whitefieldacademy.com

 

Before and After Care.

For an additional fee, we offer Before Care at 7:30 a.m. until the start of camp at 8 a.m. and After Care for all-day camps or afternoon camps from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Before Care costs $5/day or $20/week, and After Care costs $20/day or $60/week.

 

DISCOUNTS! 
Tell others about us and for every non-Whitefield student you refer, you get $50 off your camp!

VIRTUAL Camp Invention

Camp Invention is a high-energy, hands-on STEM camp. Your child will love what’s in store for this year: CREATE- Become a confident entrepreneur as you sketch, prototype, protect, and pitch the next great invention!  COLLABORATE- Team up to play hybrid hover ball games, trade inventor playing cards, and design the ultimate sports complex. PROBLEM SOLVE- Tackle environmental challenges while you compete in zipline races and build parachutes to airdrop animals! Register for this specific camp through this different website:  Camp Invention: Elevate

Time: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dates: July 13-17, 2020

Grades: rising K-6th

Cost: $250

 

 

College Essay Writing 1

During the College Essay Writing camp students will learn to develop and construct a well-written personal essay for their college applications. While the primary objective of the week is for each student to have written, edited, and finalized at least one essay, other goals include developing students’ writing skills and helping them become more reflective thinkers about the significance of their individual life stories. This highly participatory camp will cycle through periods of direct instruction, reading example essays, individual writing, and workshopping with the group as a whole. Rising Whitefield 12th-grade students only. Room U-207.

Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Dates: July 6-10, 2020

Grades: rising 12th

Cost: $240

 

College Essay Writing 2

During the College Essay Writing camp students will learn to develop and construct a well-written personal essay for their college applications. While the primary objective of the week is for each student to have written, edited, and finalized at least one essay, other goals include developing students’ writing skills and helping them become more reflective thinkers about the significance of their individual life stories. This highly participatory camp will cycle through periods of direct instruction, reading example essays, individual writing, and workshopping with the group as a whole. Rising Whitefield 12th-grade students only. Room U-207.

Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising 12th

Cost: $240

 

College Essay Writing 3

During the College Essay Writing camp students will learn to develop and construct a well-written personal essay for their college applications. While the primary objective of the week is for each student to have written, edited, and finalized at least one essay, other goals include developing students’ writing skills and helping them become more reflective thinkers about the significance of their individual life stories. This highly participatory camp will cycle through periods of direct instruction, reading example essays, individual writing, and work shopping with the group as a whole. Rising Whitefield 12th-grade students only. Room U-207.

Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising 12th

Cost: $240

 

Drivers Education 1

The Georgia Department of Driver Services requires a state-approved 30-hour Drivers Education course for all 16 year-olds in order for them to receive their driver’s license. This course may be taken before or after the student receives their learner’s permit. This course will not include actual on the road driver training. Please note this course is licensed through the State of Georgia Department of Driver Services.

Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dates: May 26-29, 2020

Grades: rising 9th-12th

Cost: $300

 

Drivers Education 2

The Georgia Department of Driver Services requires a state-approved 30-hour Drivers Education course for all 16 year olds in order for them to receive their driver’s license. This course may be taken before or after the student receives their learner’s permit. This course will not include actual on the road driver training. Please note this course is licensed through the State of Georgia Department of Driver Services.

Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dates: June 29-July 2, 2020

Grades: rising 9th-12th

Cost: $300

 

Fifth Grade Boot Camp

The fourth-grade teachers will do a quick review of some key concepts we’ve learned this past year. This will allow students to come back to school with a bit more CONFIDENCE and EASE! The three subjects we’ll cover will be math, grammar, and reading. Each day, campers will go through some RIGOROUS training, reminding them of skills they learned to multiply, divide, figure out fractions, and MORE! They will go back over pattern one, two, and three sentences to help “oil” those rusty grammar brains. They will be reminded of the areas of reading we’ve covered this year (plot, theme, character, setting, rising and falling action, climax, and the list goes on). But wait… there’s MORE! Former fifth-graders will come back and help show their successors some helpful things about what to expect, organization tips, and get the campers EXCITED about the upcoming year! THIS CAMP IS GOING TO ROCK!

Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Dates: July 27-31, 2020

Grades: rising 5th

Cost: $200

 

 

What's New in First Grade

Do you want to be the first to know all about "First Grade?" Join us for a FUN and exciting week as we explore all the things you need to know about "First Grade." The course will involve multi-sensory activities, phonics games, and exploring daily literature experiences. Camp is open to rising first-graders or completed first-graders that want a review before second-grade. Whitefield and non-Whitefield students are welcome. See you there! Be sure to pack a water bottle and snack each day.  

Time: 8-11 a.m.
Dates: July 13-17, 2020

Grades: rising 1st-2nd

Cost: $300

VIRTUAL Minecraft Camp

This week, campers will join together as a team to survive on a dangerous island. Players will be challenged to start from scratch, with no food, no weapons, and no shelter... and to find their way all the way to THE END. The End? That's where the Ender Dragon awaits, but to get there, players will need to build a Nether Portal, visit the Nether, and find a Nether Fortress to gather the supplies needed to find a Stronghold and activate the doorway to THE END. Players LOVE Minecraft, but many of them have NEVER played the game all the way to THE END. Can your team work together to craft, mine, fight, and win the game?

Time: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising 3rd-6th

Cost: $300

 

 

 

 

Baseball

Come out and have a blast at the Whitefield Academy baseball camp! Whether you are wanting to try the game out for the first time, looking to sharpen your skills, or just love playing baseball all summer, come out and be a part of a fun week of baseball excitement. This camp will be led by our varsity baseball head coach and his staff along with some of this year’s varsity baseball players. You won’t want to miss this great opportunity to learn baseball from the best at Whitefield and have fun doing it!

Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Dates: July 13-16, 2020

Grades: rising 1st-7th

Cost: $180

 

 

WolfPack Cheerleading Camp

Is your daughter interested in learning cheer basics or refining her cheerleading skills? This camp will offer instruction on correct formation of motions, introduce new and exciting chants and cheers, and work on basic stunts. We will also instruct tumbling at an appropriate level based on individual strengths and abilities. The girls will also learn a dance throughout the week. Lastly, campers will learn how to celebrate and encourage school spirit AND one another through daily devotions and team-building activities. 

Time: 8-11 a.m.
Dates: July 20-23, 2020

Grades: rising K-8th

Cost: $180

 

 

Football

The varsity football WolfPack coaching staff is excited to offer a junior football camp this summer. Both new and experienced players are encouraged to come out and have a blast while learning the game of football. Campers will not need pads as the camp will center around objectives, skills, technique, and fundamentals. 

Time: 9-11:30 a.m.
Dates: July 20-23, 2020

Grades: rising 3rd-8th

Cost: $180

 

 

Summer Sports Spectacular

Tired of drill after drill after drill? Want to just play the game? Summer Sports Spectacular is where you want to be! Each day will consist of 2 or 3 different sports. Teams will be divided by age groups, some basic rules and skills will be covered and then it's time to play. One day may be flag football, soccer, and handball. The next day may be basketball, dodge-ball, and floor hockey. Each day will be different from the last. Be coached, taught, and hang out with some of Whitefield's varsity players on each of the sports teams we play. Emphasis is on sportsmanship, fair play, and lots of fun.
What to bring: sneakers, water bottle 

Time: 8-11 a.m.
Dates: June 29-July 3, 2020

Grades: rising 3rd-8th

Cost: $200

 

 

SWAT (Student WolfPack Athletic Training)

Does your child have an interest in athletic training or the field of sports medicine? Come take a closer look and learn many of the skills and techniques used to get athletes back on to the playing field as quickly as possible. Over the course of the camp, students will learn the many taping techniques used in the athletic training room, as well as basic first aid and CPR certification. We will also cover the many functions of the equipment used in athletic training, as well as what to do in emergency situations. Student will also learn extensively about the profession of athletic training, the many areas of employment in the field, as well as educational requirements to become a certified athletic trainer. Camp is for all levels of S.W.A.T. members and will have different education sessions for novice, as well as experienced students. Some field trips may also be scheduled! Come experience the fun and excitement of Whitefield athletic training camp!!   (Cost includes cost of lunch all four days, t-shirt, taping supplies, CPR certification, and field trips)

Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dates: July 13-16, 2020 

Grades: rising 9th-12th

Cost: $300

 

Tennis Camp 1

Based on the net generation tennis program of the United States Tennis Association, kids will learn and improve their tennis game. Popsicles, prizes, and fun getting wet will be part of the program. Players will be divided in groups according to their age and tennis level. Rising PreK to third-grade beginners and competitive tennis for rising first- to fourth-graders that already know how to play the game and have some experience with playing matches.
What to bring: Tennis racket, tennis shoes, water bottle, hat/visor, snack

Time: 8-11 a.m.
Dates: June 29- July 3, 2020 

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $190

 

Tennis Camp 2 

Based on the net generation tennis program of the United States Tennis Association, kids will learn and improve their tennis game. Popsicles, prizes, and fun getting wet will be part of the program. Players will be divided in groups according to their age and tennis level. Rising PreK to third-grade beginners and competitive tennis for rising first- to fourth-graders that already know how to play the game and have some experience with playing matches.
What to bring: Tennis racket, tennis shoes, water bottle, hat/visor, snack

Time: 8-11 a.m.

Dates: July 27-31, 2020 

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $225

 

 

5th-6th Volleyball

This camp is designed to teach the game of volleyball in a fun and positive atmosphere. We will focus on individual development and self-confidence. Campers will receive skill instruction under the direction of varsity volleyball coach Casey Brothers, and will also get an opportunity to play competitive games. Each camper will be taught fundamental skills in a fun environment!  Be sure to bring a water bottle and knee pads.

Time: 8-11 a.m.
Dates: July 27-29, 2020  (Monday - Wednesday)

Grades: rising 5th-6th

Cost: $120

 

7th-8th Volleyball

This camp is designed to teach the game of volleyball in a fun and positive atmosphere. We will focus on individual development and self-confidence. Campers will receive skill instruction under the direction of varsity volleyball coach Casey Brothers, and will also get an opportunity to play competitive games. Each camper will be taught fundamental skills in a fun environment!  Be sure to bring a water bottle and knee pads and either pack a lunch or buy lunch at school for $5 a day.

Time: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dates: July 30-31, 2020  (Thursday - Friday)

Grades: rising 7th-8th

Cost: $120

 

Lower School Camp Whitefield

W6: Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

Spend a week using your creative mind! A few things to be thinking about: see how strong spaghetti is, build a Lego gravity roller, and create a contraption that moves itself. Have fun drawing your shadow with sidewalk chalk. A week full of experiments and fun!!

Dates: June 29-July 3, 2020

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $295

 

W7: Anything Goes

This week will be unlike all others, because ANYTHING GOES! Join us as we walk backwards, eat without utensils, play “Can’t Touch This” relay race. Don’t miss out on making fluffy slime, and here's to hoping your egg doesn’t break during egg toss!

Dates: July 13-17, 2020

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $295

 

W8: Club Hollywood

Come be a star! Create your own star for the Whitefield walk of fame! The campers will play a few reality show games, like Minute to Win it and Name That Tune, and campers will dress the counselors for America’s Next Top Model! Enjoy a “star” science experiment: see how you can make a toothpick star without touching the wood!

Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $295

 

W9: Here We Go H2O

Water... so simple, yet so much fun! This is a week filled with water exploration, where every day is like Water Day!! Children will enjoy watercolor art and design their own rainbows with sidewalk chalk. The campers will work together to build their own rivers and dams out of foil and things we find outside!

Dates: July 27-31, 2020

Grades: rising K-4th

Cost: $295

 

 

Wee Whitefield

WW6: Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

Spend a week using your creative mind! A few things to be thinking about: see how strong spaghetti is, build a Lego gravity roller, and create a contraption that moves itself. Have fun drawing your shadow with sidewalk chalk. A week full of experiments and fun! 

Dates: June 29-July 3, 2020

Grades: rising PreK

Cost: $200

 

WW7: Anything Goes

This week will be unlike all others, because ANYTHING GOES! Join us as we walk backwards, eat without utensils, play “Can’t Touch This” relay race. Don’t miss out on making fluffy slime, and here's to hoping your egg doesn’t break during egg toss!

Dates: July 13-17, 2020

Grades: rising PreK

Cost: $200

 

WW8: Club Hollywood

Come be a star! Create your own star for the Whitefield walk of fame! The campers will play a few reality show games, like Minute to Win it and Name That Tune, and campers will dress the counselors for America’s Next Top Model! Enjoy a “star” science experiment: see how you can make a toothpick star without touching the wood!

Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising PreK

Cost: $200

 

WW9: Here We Go H2O

Water... so simple, yet so much fun! This is a week filled with water exploration, where every day is like Water Day! Children will enjoy watercolor art and design their own rainbows with sidewalk chalk. The campers will work together to build their own rivers and dams out of foil and things we find outside!

Dates: July 27-31, 2020

Grades: rising PreK

Cost: $200

 

Middle School Camp Whitefield

Week 6: Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead

This week is all about S.T.E.A.M projects, like building a roller coaster!

Dates: June 29-July 3, 2020

Grades: rising 5th-8th

Cost: $295

 

Week 7: Survivor

During Survivor week, we will design our own escape room and learn survival skills related to camping. Don't miss out on the marshmallow fun!

Dates: July 13-17, 2020

Grades: rising 5th-8th

Cost: $295

 

Week 8: Around the World

Around the World week will take campers on a journey to different countries to learn about their culture, cuisine, and recreation!

Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising 5th-8th

Cost: $295

 

Week 9: Leave Your Mark

Let's learn how to make a difference in our world through the art of screen printing!

Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Grades: rising 5th-8th

Cost: $295