We Exist to Inspire

Providence Day School exists to inspire in its students a passion for learning, a commitment to personal integrity, and a sense of social responsibility.

An independent, college preparatory school, grades Transitional Kindergarten through 12

Summer Programs

 

Providence Day Summer Programs offers a wide variety of day camps for rising grades TK - 12, as well as fully accredited academic courses. These programs take place during June, July and August each year and are open to the general public.

Play

Run, throw, dribble, swing, swim and more at Providence Day’s sport camps. Our talented coaches will help your child improve their skills in a variety of athletics. Whether they are a beginner or an expert kids will have fun playing this summer at PDS.

Learn

From mad scientists to seamstresses, musicians to chefs and vets to video game makers, Providence Day has something for everyone to learn. Join us for a summer filled with exciting discoveries, hobbies, and skills!

Create

Step into the world of art and drama camps to create take home treasures or play make believe. Paint, sculpt, build, sing, dance, act and more for a fun filled summer!

Academics

Academic classes are offered for lower, middle and upper school students. All instructors are certified teachers and many of the upper school classes satisfy semester or year credit for course requirements. Join us for enrichment and review.

If you have any questions please contact the Summer Programs Office:

Nancy Stockton (click name for email)
Director of Summer Programs 
(704) 887-7006

Lauren Agans (click name for email)
Director of Summer Programs
(704) 887-7008
 
Kathryn King (click name for email)
Assistant Director of
Summer Programs
 
(704) 887-7008 

For Faculty, Staff, and Students - Please fill out the Summer Parking Form

Click Here to Register!

Click here to print the paper registration form. 

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Camp Schedule

TK - Must be 4 by 06/06/16

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June 6 - June 10
June 27 - July 1
July 18 - July 22
June 13 - June 17
July 4 - July 8
July 25 - July 29
June 20 - June 24
July 11 - July 15
Aug 1 - Aug 5

 

 

June 6 - June 10

 Course NameRising GradeTimeCost
Miss Ava's Ooze, Glop, & SlimeTK - 19am - 12pm$200
Miss Ava's Building DinosTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
Hot Shot HoopsTK - 19am - 12pm$200
Icky, Sticky Awesome ArtTK - 49am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Soccer For FUNdamentals TK & Up9am - 12pm$200
 Hip Hop Til You Drop!K - 51pm - 4pm$200
 Charger Chill Day CampK - 58am - 5pm OR 9am - 3pm$400 OR $350
 Miss Ava's Great Engineers2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Safari Adventure2 - 61pm - 4pm$225
 Stage Makeup2 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Game On!3 - 71pm - 4pm$200
 Minute to Win It (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
3 - 129am - 12pm$200
 Simply Super Structures4 - 91pm - 4pm$200
 Girls Basketball Camp of Champions (Girls)4 - 98am - 12pm$225
 The Champions Leadership Academy 6 - 91pm - 4pm$200
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June 13 - June 17

 Course Name Rising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Catching CrittersTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Space CadetsTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Princess for a Week (Girls)TK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Cheerleading: Spirit Sensation! (Girls)TK - 39am - 12pm$200
 Secret Fairy Gardens and Gnome HomesTK - 49am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Charger Chill Day CampK - 58am - 5pm OR 9am - 3pm$400 OR $350
 Crafting Around the ClockK - 61pm - 4pm$200
 Frozen the Musical1 - 69am - 4pm$350
 Girls Just Want to Have Fun! (Girls)1 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Wrestling (Boys)1 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Oceanography 2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Leaping Lizards2 - 61pm - 4pm$200
 Sleepover Spectacular (Girls)2 - 61pm - 4pm$275
 Sew, Sew Fun I (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
2 - 69am - 12pm OR 1pm - 4pm$200
 The Commedia Princess and the Pea (2 week camp - Audition Required April 16 or 17)2 - 89am - 4pm$600
 Miss Ava's Roughing It3 - 89am - 4pm$450
 Mod Design: Learn Java with Minecraft®3 - 89am - 4pm$400
 Minute To Win It (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
3 - 129am - 12pm$200
 Fencing the Olympic Sport4 - 121pm - 4pm$200
 Athena's Path (Girls) (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
5 - 69am - 2pm$325
 Volleyball, All-Skills8 - 121pm - 4pm$200
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June 20 - June 24

 Course NameRising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Water WhirlTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Ooze, Glop, & SlimeTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Pirates and Pixie DustTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Clay DaysTK - 39am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Soccer For FUNdamentals TK & Up9am - 12pm$200
 Lacrosse: Cool Kids Super Lite (Boys)K - 79am - 4pm$350
 Lacrosse: Cool Kids Girls (Girls)K - 79am - 4pm$350
 The Little Mermaid1 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Math CAMMP/Robotics 1 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Serving Up Smiles2 - 59am - 12pm $225
 Miss Ava's Rock Hounds2 - 69am - 4pm$400
 Project Runway Jr.2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 Wildlife Wonders2 - 69am - 12pm $200
 ULTIMATE Sleepover Spectacular (Girls)2 - 79am - 4pm$450
 The Commedia Princess and the Pea (Week 2 of 2)2 - 89am - 4pm---
 CreativeKids Writing Institute2 - 89am - 4pm$350
 Boys' All Sports (Boys)2 - 99am - 4pm$350
 Disney's The Lion King Jr. (3 week camp - Audition Required April 16 or 17)2 - 109am - 4pm$750
 Miss Ava's Innovators & Inventors 3 - 89am - 12pm$250
 Miss Ava's BioTech3 - 81pm - 4pm$225
 Softball, All-Skills (Girls)3 - 89am - 12pm$200
 3D Character Animation: Create Your Own Minecraft® Animation3 - 99am - 4pm$400
 Guru Girls - Middle School Yoga Program (Girls)6 - 89am - 12pm OR 1pm - 4pm$200
 Sew, Sew Fun II6 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Sew With A Pro6 - 121pm - 4pm$200
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June 27 - July 1

 Course Name Rising Grade Time Cost 
 Reading Soars with Seuss on the LooseTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Wildlife WondersTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 From Pencil to Paintbrush Jr.TK - 39am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Lacrosse: Cool Kids Classic (Boys)K - 79am - 4pm$350
 Chef Amy's Cooking Camp: Cupcake Extravaganza! K & Up9am - 12pm OR 1pm - 4pm$200
 Math CAMMP/Robotics 1 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Football (Boys)1 - 79am - 12pm$200
 Chess, Girls Only! (Girls)1 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Baseball, All-Skills (Boys)1 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Great Engineers2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's ZAP! Electricity2 - 61pm - 4pm$225
 Sleepover Spectacular (Girls)2 - 61pm - 4pm$275
 Annie Remixed2 - 89am - 4pm$350
 Kids TV2 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Monster Movie2 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Piano for Beginners2 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Disney's The Lion King Jr. (Week 2 of 3)2 - 109am - 4pm---
 Minute to Win It3 - 79am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's CSI Summer3 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Server Design: Create Your Own Minecraft® Server3 - 89am - 4pm$400
 From Pencil to Paintbrush Sr.4 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Hero's Pursuit (Boys)6 - 89am - 2pm$325
 Digital Photography and Design6 - 129am - 12pm$200
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JULY 4 - JULY 8 (CAMPS CLOSED MONDAY, JULY 4)

 Course NameRising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Catching CrittersTK - 19am - 12pm$160
 Miss Ava's Space CadetsTK - 11pm - 4pm$160
 Frozen FunTK - 19am - 12pm$160
 Chef Amy's Cooking Camp: Little ChefsTK - 29am - 12pm$160
 Splitter Splat!TK - 39am - 12pm$160
 Chef Amy's Cooking Camp: Calling all Cookie MonstersK - 31pm - 4pm$160
 Charger Chill Day CampK - 58am - 5pm OR 9am - 3pm$320 OR $280
 Comic Book HeroesK - 69am - 12pm$160
 Miss Ava's Oceanography 2 - 61pm - 4pm$160
 Matilda the Musical2 - 89am - 4pm$280
 Creating Modern Music2 - 81pm - 4pm$160
 Disney's The Lion King Jr. (Week 3 of 3)2 - 109am - 4pm---
 Miss Ava's Roughing It (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
3 - 89am - 4pm$360
 Miss Ava's Rockets 13 - 81pm - 4pm$160
 Brushstrokes3 - 81pm - 4pm$160
 Comedy Central: Improvisation, Stage Combat & More!3 - 99am - 4pm$280
 App Design3 - 99am - 4pm$320
 Strummin' Guitars3 - 129am - 12pm$160
 Fashion Forward4 - 81pm - 4pm$160
Miss Ava's ZAP! Electricity2 - 69am - 12pm $180 
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July 11 - July 15

 Course Name Rising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Water WhirlTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Ooze, Glop, & SlimeTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Princess Magical Music Camp (Girls)TK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Eric Carle CrazeTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Chef Amy's Cooking Camp: Little ChefsTK - 29am - 12pm$200
 Mini-MozartsTK - 29am - 12pm$200
 Cheerleading: Spirit Sensation! (Girls)TK - 39am - 12pm$200
 Mobiles, Pop-Ups and Paper CraftsTK - 49am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Karate, Basic TK & Up9am - 12pm$200
 Chef Amy's Cooking Camp: Calling All Cookie MonstersK - 31pm - 4pm$200
 Football (Boys)1 - 79am - 12pm$200
 Math CAMMP/Robotics1 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Miss Ava's Safari Adventures2 - 69am - 4pm$400
 Ice Cream Camp (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
2 - 61pm - 4pm$225
 Harry Potter2 - 89am - 4pm$350
 Minute to Win It3 - 79am - 12pm$200
 Mod Design: Learn Java with Minecraft®3 - 89am - 4pm$400
 Miss Ava's Uncovering Ancient Mysteries 3 - 89am - 4pm$400
 Project Runway Sr. 3 - 99am - 4pm$350
 Disney's Mulan Jr. (3 week camp - Audition Required April 16 or 17)3 - 119am - 4pm$750
 Basketball PDS/Accelerate All-American (Boys)4 - 129am - 12pm$200
 Volleyball, Youth5 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Digital Photography and Design6 - 121pm - 4pm$200
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July 18 - July 22

 Course Name Rising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Space CadetsTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Earth BuddiesTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Super ReadersTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Celebration American Girl (Girls)TK - 59am - 12pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Soccer For FUNdamentals TK & Up9am - 12pm$200
 Chess, BeginnersK - 69am - 12pm$200
 Sean May Basketball Camp (Boys)1 - 69am - 4pm$375
 Miss Ava's Rock Hounds2 - 69am - 4pm$400
 Guitar for Kids2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 X-Factor: Sing and Dance Like a Star!2 - 61pm - 4pm$200
 ULTIMATE Sleepover Spectacular (Girls)2 - 79am - 4pm$450
 Wicked2 - 89am - 4pm$350
 Mystical Masterpieces2 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 CreativeKids Writing Institute 2 - 109am - 4pm$350
 Server Design: Create Your Own Minecraft® Server3 - 89am - 4pm$400
 Disney's Mulan Jr. (Week 2 of 3)3 - 119am - 4pm---
 Field Hockey, Beginner (Monday - Thursday)3 & Up9am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Dissecting Critters5 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Miss Ava's Rockets 25 - 89am - 12pm$200
 Young Filmmakers Studio6 - 129am - 4pm$350
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July 25 - July 29

 Course Name Rising Grade Time Cost 
 Miss Ava's Catching CrittersTK - 19am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Water WhirlTK - 11pm - 4pm$200
 Spanish CuisineTK - 51pm - 4pm$200
 TennisTK - 88am - 12pm$225
 Charger Chill Day CampK - 58am - 5pm OR 9am - 3pm$400 OR $350
 Miss Ava's Great Engineers2 - 69am - 12pm$200
 Miss Ava's Leaping Lizards2 - 61pm - 4pm$200
 Lacrosse: Cool Kids Full Throttle (Boys)2 - 79am - 4pm$350
 Minute to Win It3 - 79am - 12pm$200
 Game On!3 - 71pm - 4pm$200
 Miss Ava's BioTech3 - 89am - 12pm$225
 Miss Ava's CSI Summer3 - 81pm - 4pm$200
 Coin Collecting3 - 89am - 12pm$250
 Chess, Intermediate-Advanced3 - 109am - 12pm$200
 Disney's Mulan Jr. (Week 3 of 3)3 - 119am - 4pm---
 Field Hockey: Advanced Training Camp with Rutger Wiese (Thursday - Saturday)6 & Up9am - 3pm$395
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Aug 1 - Aug 5

 Course NameRising Grade Time Cost 
 Charger Chill Day CampK - 58am - 5pm OR 9am - 3pm$400 OR $350
 Miss Ava's Roughing It3 - 89am - 4pm$450
 Making Miracles5 - 89am - 4pm$400
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Academic Schedule

Fully accredited academic programs (no academic classes July 4) 

If viewing on a mobile device, please click here to view full Academic Schedule PDF. 

COURSE NAMEACADEMIC PROGRAMRISING GRADESTIMESDATECOST
Lower SchoolBack to Basics: Math Foundations (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list. 
1 - 39am - 12pm OR
1pm - 4pm 
July 25 - 29$200
 Back to Basics II: Math Foundations4 - 5 9am - 12pm July 18 - 22 $200 
Middle School     
 Math Skills - Jump Start6 - 7 10am - 12pm August 1 - 5 $190 
 Computer Applications (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
6 - 8 8am - 12:30pm June 6 - 24 $450 
 Middle School Math6 - 8 10:30am - 12:30pmJune 13 - July 8 $390 
 Pre-Algebra6 - 8 8:15 - 10:15am  June 13 - July 8$390 
Upper School     
(Semester Credit Courses)Physical Education: Summer Lifetime Wellness8 - 10:30am On Campus: June 13 - July 1
Independent Study: July 5 - July 15
Required Fitness Test: July 21 OR 22 
$425 
 Art I 9 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 29 - July 15 $340 
 Computer Applications (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
9 - 128am - 12:30pm June 6 - June 24 $450 
 Health9 - 12 8am - 12:30pm July 5 - July 22 $425 
 Comparative Government and Politics 10 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 13 - June 28 $330 
 Global Issues: Africa10 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 29 - July 15 $330 
 Writing Seminar11 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 29 - July 15 $400 
      
(Year Credit Courses)*Algebra II 7 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 13 - July 15$660
 Geometry7 - 12 7:30am - 1pm June 13 - July 15 $660 
(Review/Non-Credit Courses)     
 "Rock Solid" Start to 9th grade Algebra I (Tuesday-Friday) 9 (PDS Only) 8:30am - 10:30am August 9 - 12 $190 
 "Rock Solid" Start to 9th grade Geometry (Tuesday-Friday)9 (PDS Only) 11am - 1pm August 9 - 12 $190
 "Rock Solid" Start to 10th grade Geometry (Tuesday-Friday)10 (PDS Only) 1:30pm - 3:30pm August 9 - 12 $190 
 DBQ Prep for AP History9 - 12 10am - 12pmAugust 1 - 5$190
 Sheffield Communication's Advanced Reading Course (Monday & Tuesday Only)9 - 12 9am - 4pm July 18 & 19 $270 
 SAT Preparation10 - 12 10:30am - 12:30pm July 11 - 22 $375 
 Writing the College Application Essay (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
11 - 12 9am - 12pm July 18 - 22 $200 
 Writing the College Application Essay (FULL)
*Please call (704) 887-7008 to be added to the wait list.
11 - 129am - 12pmJuly 25 - 29$200 

*PDS students may only take for credit with Division Head approval.

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Production Schedule 
CreativeKids Productions Presents:

The Commedia Princess And The Pea 
Friday, June 24 at 7pm
Saturday, June 25 at 2pm and 7pm

Disney's The Lion King Jr.
Friday, July 8 at 7pm
Saturday, July 9 at 2pm and 7pm
Sunday, July 10 at 2pm

Disney's Mulan Jr.
Friday, July 29 at 7pm
Saturday, July 30 at 2pm and 7pm
Sunday, July 31 at 2pm

A Year With Frog and Toad
*This is an intern showcase cast with CreativeKids counselors
Friday, July 22 at 7pm
Saturday, July 23 at 2pm

$8 at the door

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Extended Care Schedule 

Before Care / 7-9 am / $70/week
Lunch Care / 12-1pm / $40/week
Free Lunch Care** / 12-1pm / $0/week
After Care / 4-6pm / $70/week

Drop-in care available for $10/hr for any part of the hour.

*Free lunch care provided if signed up for a morning and afternoon camp. Please register for free lunch care online.
**NO Extended Care Monday, July 4 or August 1-5. 

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5800 Sardis Road Charlotte NC 28270
704.887.6000

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