CARMELETTE PIROUETTES June 11-15, 9:00-Noon Dance camp is designed to teach girls how to perform various styles of group routines. Campers will be introduced to jazz, pom-pon, novelty, and high kick routines. Girls will also learn parade routines, stands routines, and techniques in jazz and lyrical dancing. The camp is under the direction of Mrs. Gloria Doran, assisted by the Carmelette Dance Team.
CUBS GO GOLFING June 18-22, 9:00-Noon Cubs Fore Golfing is designed for girls of all skill levels to increase their knowledge of the game of golf and to develop skills in putting, chipping, swinging, rules, and etiquette. The camp will involve drills, activities, course play, and games! Whether you struggle to get the ball off the tee or you are ready to join the professional tour, this camp is for you!
Please note: This is will be held at City Park. Campers must be dropped off at the City Park location. Bus transportation will be available at noon from City Park to Mount Carmel Academy. Campers must supply their own golf clubs and balls.
DIG IT AND DIG DEEPER June 4-8, 1:00-4:00 June 11-15, 1:00-4:00
Dig It is designed for girls of all skills levels to improve their knowledge of volleyball and develop skills through drill and reinforcement. The Dig Deeper advanced camp is designed for girls who have prior knowledge of the game and are ready to be further challenged. This camp offers more competition, instruction on specialized positions, and advanced drills.
FAST PITCH FRENZY June 11-15, 9:00-Noon
Softball camp will introduce girls of all ability levels to the fundamentals and intricacies of softball. The program includes defensive and offensive skills, conditioning, position training, base running techniques, and pitching/catching skills.
Please note: This camp will be held at Lakeshore Playground in Metairie. Campers must be dropped off at Lakeshore Playground. Bus transportation will be available at noon from the facility to MCA if necessary for afternoon camp.
HOOP IT HIGHER June 18-22, 1:00-4:00
This camp is designed to provide girls quality instruction in fundamental basketball skills. Players of all levels will have the opportunity to learn and improve on skills, such as shooting, ball-handling and game play. The camps will be conducted by Coach Jamie Thomatis who will be assisted by the MCA basketball team.
SO YOU THINK YOU HAVE RHYTHM June 25-29, 9:00-Noon
This camp will simulate what it is like to be on a reality television dance show. Campers will be divided into small groups and will randomly draw dance genres. Every morning will start with technique class, then each group will learn two dances plus the opening number. The week will culminate with a live show for family and friends complete with costumes and audience members voting for their favorite performance in a variety of categories. This camp is under the direction of Mrs. Kelly Amstutz and Mrs. Lisa Peters with assistance from the Rhythm Dance team.
SOCCER CAMP June 4-8, 9:00-Noon
Soccer Camp will introduce the technical aspects of soccer. The program will present defensive and offensive techniques and will introduce game tactics. The camp will focus primarily on the how, when, and where of goal scoring techniques in game situations. This advanced camp is aimed at the serious, driven player who wants to push herself to be successful goal scorers. The camp is under the direction of MCA head soccer coach, Pavlos Petrou, with assistance from members of the MCA soccer staff and team. Ball, shin guards, and proper footwear are required.
Please note: This camp will be held in City Park. Campers must be dropped off at City Park. Bus transportation will be available at noon from the facility to MCA if necessary for afternoon camp