Athletics Camps

June 17-21 

Highland Elite Basketball Camp

Coach Hooker and the Highland Boys Basketball Program will be hosting a fun and competitive week of basketball for rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade boys and girls. The emphasis of this camp is to improve your individual skill set as well as develop a better understanding of team basketball. Campers will participate in individual skill sessions and will leave the week of camp with an individualized skills workout plan. Campers will also participate in instructional weight training sessions and will leave with an individualized strength and conditioning plan. Finally, players will participate in week-long 5 on 5 games, culminating with a 5 on 5 tournament on Friday. After this week, campers will be one step closer to being ready for high school basketball!

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Age: Rising grades 7-9
Location: Upper School Gym
Cost: $150

Instructor

Coach Brian Hooker

June 24-28 

Basketball Camp

Coach Hooker and the Highland Boys Basketball Program will be hosting a fun and exciting week of basketball for current 3rd through 6th grade boys and girls. The emphasis of this camp is to develop a love for the game of basketball, while also learning about the game and having fun. Campers will participate in daily skill stations which will focus on the fundamentals and team concepts. Campers will also participate in fun competitions throughout the week to keep everyone motivated. Finally, players will participate in week-long 5 on 5 games, culminating with a 5 on 5 tournament on Friday. We look forward to seeing everyone out for a great week of basketball!

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Age: Rising grades 3-6
Location: Upper School Gym
Cost: $150

Instructor

Coach Brian Hooker

Girls Lacrosse Camp

Come spend the week with Coach Conques and of the VISAA Division 2 State Champion Varsity Girl’s Lacrosse team. All skill levels welcome!! Campers will spend the week participating in various team building exercises, learn and improve on fundamental skills, work on fitness and agility drills, and players will be reminded of all lacrosse rules. Campers will have the chance to win small lacrosse related prizes by participating in games and competitions. All campers will need to bring a stick, goggles, mouth guard, sneakers, and water bottle.

Time: 8:30am – 12:00pm
Age: Rising grades 1-8
Location: Upper School Turf Field
Cost: $200

Instructor

Coach Conques



Field Hockey Camp

Enjoy a week with Coach Conques and the Varsity Girl's Field Hockey team. All skill levels welcome! Campers will spend the week learning and improving on fundamental skills, work on fitness and agility drills, participate in various team building exercises and players will learn all field hockey rules. All campers will need to bring a stick, goggles, mouth guard, shin guards, sneakers and water bottle.

Time: 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Age: Rising grades 3-8
Location: Upper School Turf Field
Cost: $200

Instructor

Coach Conques

July 8-12


Tennis – Intermediate/Advanced (Session 1)

Tennis camp covers 5 days of conditioning, agility, strength and core exercises. We will also work on intermediate/advanced tennis drills including placement, drop shots, lobs, strategy, and competitive play with singles and doubles. Join us to increase you tennis skills and play a great game

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Age: Rising grades 7-12
Location: Tennis Courts
Cost: $200

Instructor

Coach Paola Riccetti



Soccer Camp

Highland Soccer Camp will be run by Highland’s state champion soccer coach, Reynolds Oare. Coach Oare will also have some of his players at camp as assistant coaches. Campers will learn and improve upon dribbling, passing, receiving, finishing, and defensive techniques. They will start with the basics and will then play fun and exciting games to hone those skills. Additionally, they will play small-sided and full sized games every day. The campers will also have opportunities to win small awards by participating in contests. Snack and lunch time will be built into the day as well. The week will involve plenty of instruction and will of course be lots of fun for the players and the coaches. We look forward to seeing you out there! 

What to Bring

• shin guards
• soccer socks 
• cleats
• flat soccer shoes (or tennis shoes)
• soccer ball (optional)
• plenty of water, snack, lunch, sunscreen

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Age: Rising grades 1-5
Location: Turf Field
Cost: $150

Instructor

Coach Reynolds Oare

July 15-19

Young Hawks Baseball Camp 

NOTE: This is a Monday through Thursday camp. There will be no camp on July 19th

Highland Baseball will hold its second annual camp for rising grades 1 through 3. Camp will be a full day of baseball instruction, skills competitions, game play, and fun at Highland's newly renovated baseball complex. Highland School's coaching staff along with current and former players will offer instruction on throwing fundamentals, fielding, hitting, pitching, and base running. All campers will receive hands on individual instruction as well as participate in small group activities.  What better way to spend a summer week than learning to play America's pastime the Highland way!  See you on the diamond! 

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Age: Rising grades 1-4 (players will be divided by skill level)
Location: Baseball Field (Upper School Gym when too hot)
Cost: $150

Instructor

Coaches Micah Higgins and Lloyd Gimbel



Mini Sports Stars Camp

Our littlest campers will spend the week playing and learning different sports and games. Specific activities will include t-ball, tennis, soccer, tug-o-war, relay races, and much more. Teamwork and good sportsmanship are stressed. Let’s instill the love of sports in those little guys and gals! The majority of this program will be outside (if weather is good) and in the Middle School gym.

Time: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Age: Rising grades Pre-K 2 year olds thru rising 2nd grade
Location: Middle School Gym
Cost: $200

Instructor

Coach Kristen Conques


July 22-26

Baseball Camp

NOTE: This is a Monday thru Thursday camp. There will be no camp on July 26th!

Highland Baseball will hold its 2nd annual camp for rising grades 4 through 8. Camp will be a full day of baseball instruction, skills competitions, game play, and fun at Highland's newly renovated baseball complex. Highland School's coaching staff along with current and former players will offer instruction on throwing fundamentals, fielding, hitting, pitching, and base running. All campers will receive hands on individual instruction as well as participate in small group activities.  What better way to spend a summer week than learning to play America's pastime the Highland way! See you on the diamond!

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Age: Rising grades 4-8 (players will be divided by skill level)
Location: Baseball Field (Upper School Gym when too hot)
Cost: $150

Instructor

Coaches Micah Higgins and Lloyd Gimbel


 

Tennis – Intermediate/Advanced (Session 2)

Tennis camp covers 5 days of conditioning, agility, strength and core exercises. We will also work on intermediate/advanced tennis drills including placement, drop shots, lobs, strategy, and competitive play with singles and doubles. Join us to increase you tennis skills and play a great game.

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Age: Rising grades 7-12
Location: Tennis Courts
Cost: $200

Instructor

Coach Paola Riccetti