El Rancho School’s 2021 Summer Camp
Swim lessons Academics Playtime Tutoring Full & part-time schedules Selected camps
This balanced program is specifically designed for children entering kindergarten in the fall. The children will spend their morning having pre-k instruction and playtime, and enjoy camp activities in the afternoon. Preschool rates apply; use preschool registration forms.
1st – 6th Grade
Campers will have language arts and mathematics activities daily (6/21-7/31). This will be followed by activities tied to the themes of the camps. The first and last camps do not have an academic component.
Sports Camp: June 7th – 18th (2 wk. camp)
Let’s play volleyball, basketball, soccer, and track and field! These two weeks are dedicated to teaching fundamental skills and enjoying sports. Each child will have the opportunity to participate in skill-developing clinics and scrimmages with age-appropriate teams. All equipment will be sanitized between uses. On some afternoons, students may choose active or relaxed activities (movies about sports heroes & unstructured play.
Party in the USA Camp: June 21st – July 2nd (2 wk. camp)
The campers will learn about national heroes, leaders, monuments, symbols, our 50 states, and paint patriotic shirts. Sign up to ride on the El Rancho float in Carmichael Elk’s Lodge Annual 4th of July parade that travels down Fair Oaks Blvd.
Science Camp: July 5th – 16th (2 wk. camp)
Students will explore the world of biology, electricity, space, animals, simple machines, and more during this two-week applied science camp. They will participate in hands-on activities and experiments, and work with microscopes.
Art Camp: July 19th – 30th (2 wk. camp)
Week #1 is Fine Art: Learn how to draw animals, people, and more during this exciting camp. Art campers will be discussing and comparing artists, using a wide variety of media, and playing art games.
Week #2 is Creative Crafts: Campers will “make and take” craft projects.
Splash Camp: August 2nd – 20th (3 wk. camp)
Enjoy the last three weeks of your summer vacation with a SPLASH! The campers will enjoy relay races in the pool, student-made boat races, water balloon games, making and playing with bubbles, and some surprise activities. We will open our pool for “free swim” an hour each day during this camp! School is open 7:30 AM-noon on Friday, August 20th.