Camp Descriptions and Registration Information

“Enjoy summer fun with your doll, Lego building, or inventing.
Come learn and play tennis, chess, soccer, and lacrosse.”

— Judy Connelly, Summer Program Director

St. James Academy offers a quality summer program for children ages 4 to 16. These coed activities provide exceptional camp experiences to nurture children’s growth academically, socially, athletically, spiritually, and emotionally in a secure and positive environment. Programs take place on St. James’ 89 acre campus which includes a 104,000 square foot facility, playgrounds, athletic fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, gymnasium, and theatre.

Mix & Match
Stay all day! Combine camps to create a full day experience. Enjoy tennis in the morning and Little Scholars in the afternoon…Mix and match AM and PM camps the way you like!

Mast Tennis Academy

Weekly June 13 – August 26  (No camp July 4 – July 8)
9:00 am – 3:00 pm            9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4-16

Full Day $320 per week
Half Day $199 per week

Tennis for beginners to advanced. Campers are grouped by ability and age. For more information and a printable registration form, click here!

Little Scholars Camps

Weekly June 13 – August 26 (No camp July 4 – July 8)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ages- Preschool- 5th grade
Half Day $190 per week 

Full Day $345 per week

What do Lego towers, wizard wands, butterfly nets, Pop Rocks, pilot wings, princess capes and wiggly eyes have in common? They’re all things you’ll find in the busy hands of excited campers during Little Scholars Summer Camp! Our programs are perfect for preschool and elementary age children who have big imaginations and love to play.

To register, click here!

Coach Hopkins Basketball Camp

June 13 – June 17
July 11-15
Grades 3-5
$210 per week
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

June 27- July 1
Grade 6-8
$310 per week
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

The basketball camps are for boys and girls and will teach the fundamentals of basketball! Campers will participate in contests, drills and games. Let’s learn the game of basketball and have fun. To learn more and to register, click here!

Summer with My Doll

June 27 – July 1
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Grades 1-3
$230 (includes $20 materials)

Spend the week with your favorite American Girl TM Doll. Enjoy a day at a Sleepover, a Holiday Tea, a Summer Picnic, or a Hawaiian luau. Register here!

Inventing, Programming & Gaming

June 27 – July 1
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Ages 8-11
Create your own computer games through Scratch, iPads, and invent using Little Bits circuits with SJA Tech Specialist. Camp is full!

Robotics Challenge

June 27 – July 1
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Ages 8-11
Design, build, and race moving LEGO® robots through computer programming with SJA Tech Specialist. Camp is full!

Top of the Bay Lacrosse

July 11 – 14

 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Each day is designed to help develop lacrosse knowledge and promote skill development.  The atmosphere will promote learning, competition and fun.  Skills, concepts and game-like situations will be instructed through drills, small sided games and team competitions.  The ultimate goal is to educate players on fundamentals, in order to help them become the best player they can be.  Our staff creates an atmosphere where players can learn and try new things as well as have a great time and make new friendships in lacrosse.

To register, click here!

Bricks 4 Kidz

July 11 – 15

Jurassic Brick Land Camp
 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Put on your hiking boots and camouflage…you’re about to enter Jurassic Brick Land! Campers will build a world that comes to life with gentle Brontosaurus, ferocious Velociraptor, terrifying T.Rex, and more. We’ll learn about amazing dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic period, and other extinct, prehistoric animals that roamed the earth and swam the seas during that era and millions of years later. Show us your building skills using our specialized project kits! Come learn, build and play at Jurassic Brick Land camp!

Worlds of Amusement Camp 12:30pm – 3:30 pm

“Worlds of Amusement” camp takes you on a thrilling adventure building amusement park themed models. Spend time visiting the Wizard World by building your favorite wizard and his magical owl! Build and give your despicable yellow movie characters a thrilling roller coaster ride! Get your amusement park ticket stamped as you turn games, food, rides and attractions into exciting model builds! All this and more awaits at

Bricks 4 Kidz Worlds of Amusement Camp!

Register here!

UK Elite Soccer

July 18 – 22 
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Half Day $160
Full Day $240

Ages 6 – 14

UK Elite soccer continues to grow and influence the game across the United States. Established in 1992, U.K. Elite Soccer has over 20 years of soccer experience that simply cannot be replicated. The U.K. Elite Soccer Training Methodology tackles real player development.

Register here!

Camp Invention

July 18- 22
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Grades 1-6

At Camp Invention, children rotate through four fun modules each day where they work in diverse teams to engage in investigations, experiments and engineering challenges. This offers your child hands-on activities that make learning fun. Created by the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Register here!

Silver Knights Chess

July 25 – 29
9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Ages 5-13)

Based on a curriculum developed by the National Masters of Chess, each session is a mix of learning and play. Playing chess is a great way to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, sportsmanship, and patience while having fun.

Register here!

Basketball Camp

August 1 – 5 
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Grades K – 3

This camp is for all interested students in grades K-3rd. The camp will focus on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting, and will also develop offensive and defensive team concepts.

Register here!

Soccer Source 360

August 8 – 12
9:00 am – 4:00 pm, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ages 5-14
Full Day $260
Half Day $160

Professional soccer camps for novice to all-star. Beginning with a dynamic warm up, two dribbling moves are taught each day. All sessions are developed in a simple to complex manner. A guided-discovery coaching method is used. Each session ends with a small sided game.

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Tinkering Club

August 22 – 26
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Grades: 5-8
Cost: $425

Tinkering Camp is for rising 5th through 8th graders and is an immersive, five-day building experience. Children work with amazing collaborators, real tooks, and real materials, to take on giant-scale projects that capture their imaginations. This camp is only offered to SJA students.

Register here!