Camp Information and Details

ACT (All Children's Theater)

ACTSA, the premier children’s theater, invites you to participate in our Summer Theater Academy. From the budding performer to the star struck ACTor, ACTSA offers a fun-filled, full impact theater experience. Each week campers will work with professional Teaching Theater Artists — engaging their imaginations through the world of drama and creative play.

All ACTSA camps conclude with a final performance in our beautiful state of the art professional theatre. Actors will have the opportunity to perform onstage under professional theatre lights. All actors participate in creating set pieces and props and designing costumes from our wardrobe department. Each Actor receives 2 tickets for the final performance. Additional tickets may be purchased for $5 each.

Ages 5 - 7, entering grades K - 2
9 am - 12 pm / $185 per week
Each one week camp offers a different theater experience.

Camp 1 - Broadway Cabaret (July 6-10)
Students will learn songs and dances from Broadway Shows. Each day they will work on character development, movement and costumes design. Final performance for families and friends on July 10th.

Camp 2 - Cre8 (July 13 - 17)
Young budding actors will write, develop and fully create their own theatre piece. Each day begins with a movement class, then a writing session, which will build into a theatrical piece to be performed at the end of the week.

Camp 3 - Poetry In Motion (July 27 - 31)
Campers will dissect a poem/ piece of literature and recreate it into a theatrical piece with movement, song, and words , using found objects from nature as props and costume pieces.

Camp 4 - Under the Big Top (August 3 - 7)
Young actors will create a circus environment using movement/dance, character development, circus skills such a juggling and acrobatics to create a theatrical piece with a circus Flare!

Camp 5 - Drama/Comedy (August 10 - 14)
ACTors will dissect a play, learn lines, create characters and bring it all to life for a final performance. They will participate in creating all costumes and set pieces needed for the final production.

Ages 8-18, entering grades 3-12

June 29 - July 10 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550
Actors will spend the day learning a Musical incorporating movement/dance, singing and a full length script. Performance on final camp.

July 6 - 17 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550
Actors will explore the world of improvisation and comedy through a scripted piece of theatre. Movement and music will be incorporated. Broad comedic character development and a desire to create and explore acting techniques through improvisation.  Performance on final camp day.

July 13 - 24 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550
Designed for those Actors who crave the challenge and fun, the cast will rehearse a play to be toured and performed daily in local communities. Previous ACTSA/theater experience required.

July 20 - 31 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550
ACTors  will tackle a full length script developing real life characters dealing with prevalent issues facing our youth today.

August 3 - 14 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550
ACTors will write and create their own performance piece throughout week one and rehearse and devlop it through improvisation, movement, dance and vocal techniques all to be incorporated into the final piece.


Adventure Camp
Ages 10 - 17, entering grades 6 - 12
July 6 - 10, 9 am - 3 pm • $325
July 20 - 24, 9 am - 3 pm
• $325
Adventure Camp emphasizes the empowerment of the individual as a member of a larger group, or community. Skills which relate directly to the concepts of teamwork and leadership will be practiced using fun multidimensional exercises, by all campers and stressed by instructors daily. Through the completion of a variety of ground,low ropes and high ropes activities, campers will learn to more effectively communicate with their peers, begin to understand the importance of trust as it relates to community living, and begin to realize who they truly are as a person by testing or coming to know their personal limits. Emphasis on the above skill set—the foundation of basic teamwork skills—will continue during the Paintball portion of this camp (two half days per week). Although all campers will be strongly encouraged to participate in all activities, they will not be forced to do so—as the instructors of the camp firmly believe in the concept of Challenge by Choice.

Lifelong Adventure Camp
July 13 - 17 • 9 am - 3 pm• $375
July 27 - 31 • 9 am - 3 pm • $375
This first phase of the camp focuses on activities — Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Hiking, Surfing and Paddle boarding—that any person can participate in for their entire life. All activities require a certain level of physical fitness and fearlessness, and a willingness to simply do the best you can do. There is no one to compete against and success is determined on an individual basis.

Paintball Camp
August 3- 7 • 9 am - 3 pm • $375
This camp will emphasize the positive aspects of the game  by teaching sportsmanship, team work, and effective communication skills, while also improving individual activity-based skills.  These skills will be practiced daily on the playing field and their importance to the game, as well as in everyday life, will be stressed.  The “battles” enjoyed by campers will be naturally competitive, but lighthearted and fun by design – as this camp is meant to be recreational and enjoyable to all who attend.  As paintball is an active “sport”, campers will benefit in many ways from their participation in intense physical activity on a daily basis.


Young Authors
Ages 10 - 15, entering grades 4 - 9
August 3 - 7 • 9 am - 3 pm • $225 per week
Participants in the Young Authors camp will explore a variety of writing styles, genres and storytelling techniques for traditional and new media. The camp will be designed around the 6+1 Traits of Writing model, progressing from the ideas stage through organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, conventions and finally presentation. Students will discover how to tell their own stories by using their memories, observations and encounters to develop a unique way of writing about the world. As a journalist, instructor Doug Norris has written about travel, education, recreation, the arts and popular culture for a variety of publications including The Guardian, The San Diego Union- Tribune, Adventure Cyclist and Art New England. For 12 years, he served as features editor for Independent Newspapers of southern Rhode Island and South County Life magazine, winning multiple awards as a columnist, humorist, critic and feature writer from the R.I. Press Association and the New England Press Association. He has published poetry, and his play, “Bull,” was chosen for the New Playwrights Festival at the Courthouse Center for the Arts in West Kingston, R.I.


Ages 8 - 15, entering grades 3 - 9
July 6 - 17 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550 per session
During this robotics camp, students are taught engineering basics with an emphasis on exploration and trial and error field testing. The robotics campers collaborate with teammates to create robots that range from simple to sophisticated, discovering valuable engineering basics along the way. They are introduced to STEM principles that lay the foundation for exciting careers in computer science, engineering, and math. The students use the LEGO® Mindstorm Education™ kit to build animals, race cars, and spinning robots, then program them with the Lego Mindstorm™ visual drag-and-drop programming software.

3D Printing & Engineering
Ages 8 - 15, entering grades 3 - 9
July 20 - 31• 9 am - 3 pm • $550 per session
During these two weeks, campers 3D Printing and Engineering Design Summer camp, campers will have fun learning how to design and make models of different building structures. They will be provided with the tools to bring design ideas to life. The campers will be introduced to advanced engineering tools like Computer Aided Design (CAD), 3D scanning and 3D printing. They will
also assemble a 3D printer bringing their creations to life.

Fun with Science
Ages 8 - 15, entering grades 3 - 9
August 3 - 14 • 9 am - 3 pm • $550 per session
The Fun With Science camp is a fun two-week program where campers are exposed to  interactive discoveries and exploration, focusing on several related scientific areas including  rockets, inventions, cars, fun gadgets, balloon propelled vehicles, chemical reactions, and much more. They incorporate both fun and play to help convey science and engineering concepts. Our exciting, hands-on approach to science provides children the unique opportunity to conduct exciting and engaging experiments and activities.


BASKETBALL - “Hoops with Hart”  
Ages 7 - 17, entering grades 2 - 12
June 29 - July 3 • 9 am - 3 pm • $225
August 10 - 14 • 9 am - 3 pm • $225

Join St. Andrew’s basketball coaches Michael Hart and John O’Shea for the 21st Annual “Hoops with Hart” Basketball Camp. In this week-long program, you will learn about the game of basketball, gain valuable life skills, make new friends, and have fun! Campers receive, awards, and prizes. Campers will need basketball shoes and appropriate basketball apparel. St. Andrew’s has sent numerous players to Division I, II and III colleges as well as several to overseas professional leagues. Michael Carter-Williams ‘11 (NBA 2013 -14 Rookie of the Year) was selected 11th in the 2013 NBA and he joins former Saint Demetris Nichols ‘03 in the NBA. In this camp, past and present players act as leaders, mentors, and junior coaches.

St. Andrew’s Varsity Basketball
• Worked with many college and NBA players
• 27 years of camp experience
• Coach Roundball Classic
• Coach ABCD Camp
• Coach Eastern Invitational Camp
• Coach, multiple college camps
• Extensive network with today’s top college and NBA Coaches

COACH JOHN O’SHEA - Associate Head Coach,
St. Andrew’s Varsity Basketball
• Worked with many college and NBA players
• Coach EIBC Thessaloniki, Greece Camp
• Coach SEC / ACC Challenge All-Star Game (Raleigh, NC)
• Coach Eastern Invitational Camp
• Coach, multiple college camps

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Ages 8 - 15, entering grades 3 - 10 • 8:30 am - 12 pm / $185

July 6 - 10  /  July 13 - 17  July 20 - 24  / July 27 - 31 / August 3 - 7
Coach Bleau and our experienced staff will teach you the basics of this challenging sport! The camp will cover stroke drills, net play, overheads, serving instruction, and match play supervised with commentary. Campers will start each morning with conditioning and stretching. Snacks and beverages will be provided. We pride ourselves on a low camper-to-instructor ratio, resulting in limited space so be sure to register early!

Intermediate: Drilling, Basics, Strategy & Tactics
Ages 10 - 17, entering grades 6 - 12
• 8:30 am - 3 pm / $225
July 6 - 10  /  July 13 - 17  July 20 - 24  / July 27 - 31 / August 3 - 7
Spend a full day playing tennis under Coaches Bleau and Anelundi instruction! This all-day camp for advanced players begins mornings with drilling the basics, and finishing in the afternoon with campers learning strategy and tactics.

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Second Annual Ocean State Girls Lacrosse*
Ages 8 - 14, entering grades 3 - 9

June 29 - July 2 • 9 am - 3 pm • $285
Directed by coaches Jeff Popham, Emily Kiablick (Wheaton College), and other area coaches, our camp will be highly instructional for experienced as well as beginning players. OSLC’s goal is to develop each camper into a faster, stronger, more confident and complete team player. Emphasis will be on teaching campers to master the fundamentals, learn the advanced skills at each position, handle critical game situations, improve their strength, speed, and agility, and develop teamwork and good sportsmanship skills.

Tenth Annual Ocean State Boys Lacrosse Camp*
Ages 8 - 18, entering grades 3 - 12

July 7 - 10 • 9 am - 3 pm • $285
Directed by coaches Jeff Popham, Rory Whipple (University of Tampa), and other area coaches, our highly acclaimed camp will be instructional for experienced as well as beginning players. OSLC’s goal is to develop each camper into a faster, stronger, more confident and complete team player. Emphasis will be on teaching campers to master the fundamentals, learn the advanced skills at each position, handle critical game situations, improve their strength, speed, and agility, and develop teamwork and good sportsmanship skills.

Each camper for both Girls and Boys will receive a lacrosse jersey, water bottle, sack pack, & a special gift. US Lacrosse members and each additional family member receive a $25 discount. Need-based financial aid is also available. Space is limited, so please sign up early- For more information, call (401) 396-9889 or e-mail jeff@oceanlax.com to preregister today!


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UK Elite Soccer in association with John Tomlinson, Director of Bruno United Soccer Club, is proud to offer the best in summer soccer camp experiences. Utilizing St. Andrew’s excellent facilities, UK Elite offers a quality camp experience for all ages and ability levels.

Our UK Petite program offers the youngest soccer players in your family the chance to learn some new skills whilst maintaining the most important element…FUN!

The full and half day camps provide a challenging and enjoyable atmosphere where players are allowed to express themselves and grow within a structured environment. All key areas and techniques of the game will be covered, as well as providing the players opportunity for cognitive and social growth. Come be a part of one of over 700 camps nationwide and see for yourself why the USA has made UK Elite one of its premier soccer camp providers.  Spaces fill quickly. Discounts are available for early signup.

9 am - 4 pm July 20 - 24
UK Elite Soccer Camp - Coed*

Ages 8 - 13

UK Elite High School Soccer Camp - Coed*
Ages 14 - 17 (Incoming Freshman - Seniors) • July 20 - 24

Early Registration
Feb 1 - March 31 / $275 per week
April 1 - May 31 / $300 per week
June 1 onwards / $325 per week

9 am - 12 pm July 20 - 24
UK Elite Soccer Camp - Coed*

Ages 8 - 14

UK Elite Petite Soccer Camp - Coed*
Ages 5 - 7

Early Registration
Feb 1 - March 31 / $150 per week
April 1 - May 31 / $165 per week
June 1 onwards / $180 per week

For Information on all camps, Call (973) 631-9802 or John Tomlinson at (401) 682-2976. Discounts available if you register early. You must register online at www.ukelite.com.


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Spa Camp: Take a Relaxation Vacation! 
Ages 8 - 12, entering grades 3 - 8
July 13 - 17 • 9 am - 3 pm • $325 per week
It’s been a busy school year, so kick back and relax at St. Andrew’s Summer Spa Camp. By the end of the week you’ll have a collection of all-natural products perfect for a summer spa-cation including a facial mask, lip balm, locker spa kit and more. We’ll also learn how to stay calm and centered by taking “active relaxation” classes in Zumba, yoga, improv acting, meditation and an afternoon in the St. Andrew’s low ropes challenge course. You’ll have so much fun you won’t realize that these fun projects, conversations and activities are important tools you can use whenever you need to feel calm and confident

Girls Glow Camp: Celebrate You!!!
Ages 8 - 12, entering grades 3 - 8
August 10 - 14 • 9 am - 3 pm • $325 per week
Dust off your glow sticks, grab some glitter and boost your confidence during this week of crafts, activities and conversations created to celebrate YOU. We’ll design our own “selfie-logos”, create one-of-a-kind Fashion Tees, assemble floating lockets, and even write resumes that highlight our talents and skills. We’ll take an empowering yoga class, follow the clues in the first ever
St. Andrew’s Treasure Hunt (with a sparkly twist), and end the week with a GLOW Zumba Dance Party and professional “Inner Spark” photo shoot. Your confidence will grow and your smile will glow, just in time to blaze into a new school year!

More information at www.myfamilytopia.com

(June 29 - August 14)

Contact: Harold Sands

Camp Director
Camp Office Phone:
401-246-1230, x3036
Fax:  401-246-0013    

Download the camp brochure
Click here for Online Registration
Download a Registration Form

Download the camp brochure
Click here for Online Registration
Download a Registration Form

Checks made payable to:
St. Andrew’s School
The balance of all tuition and fees is due in full on or before the first day of the camp.
A $30 fee will be assessed for all returned checks.
Mail registration forms to:
St. Andrew’s School
Summer Programs
63 Federal Road
Barrington, RI 02806-2425

St. Andrew’s Summer Programs reserves the right to cancel or revise any program.  A full refund will be made for canceled programs.

Summer Programs Snack Shop
The snack shop offers campers the opportunity to get the extra energy they need to make it through the day.  From snacks to fruit juice, participants can stock up. Items from $.25 to $2.00.

   Harold Sands
   Director of Auxiliary Services
   and Asst. Business Manager
   Ph: 401.246.1230 Ext. 3036


St. Andrew's School Rhode Island   63 Federal Road, Barrington, RI 02806
Tel: 401.246.1230 Fax: 401.246.0510 Email: webmaster@standrews-ri.org