2011 Archives

SMU offers summer camps for kids and teens

May 20, 2011

SMU Lego CampSummer camp activities at SMU range from designing fashion to investigating mock crime scenes to dribbling basketballs with Matt Doherty, head coach of the mens’ basketball team. Details about camp times and locations follow: 

Summer Youth Programs

Enrichment workshops in the areas of computers, writing, art, math, math, science, reading, LEGO, study, fashion design and leadership skills

When: One-and two-week workshops, June 6- August 5

Ages: 5- 18

Cost: Varies (see website), ranges $120- $235

Where: SMU-in-Plano, 5236 Tennyson Parkway, Plano, Texas 75024

SMU-in-Dallas, 6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas, Texas 75205

Info: http://smu.edu/education/youth/summeryouth/        

CSI Summer Camp

Explore the science and technology behind identification, security and crime solving

Ages: grade 6- 7

When: girls only, July 18-22

            boys only, July 25-29

Cost:  $150

Info: http://www.smu-csicamps.com

Engineering Camp for Girls

Girls explore engineering through hands-on, interactive projects which show how engineering is related to social concerns, community interest and individual development

Ages: grade 8-12      

When: One-and two- week sessions, June 13- July 1

Cost: $50

Info: http://www.smu.edu/Lyle/K-12/ and click the tab “K-12 Programs”

Meadows Academy for Young Artists

Intense in scope and practice, both residential and non-residential programs expect students to participate in a concentrated studio discipline of their choice, daily art in context academic activities and general studio workshops/activities.

Ages: grades 10, 11

When: June 19- July 3

Cost: Scholarships are available, email Monica Lapierre-Hayslip at artist051@yahoo.com



Hilltop Sports Camp

Promotes a well-rounded recreational and athletic experience at Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports

Ages: 6- 12

When: June 6- July 1

Where: Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports, Southern Methodist University, 6000 Airline Road Dallas, TX 75275

Cost:  $250 per week, $200 per week for the children at SMU faculty/staff

Info: http://smu.edu/recsports/hilltop/information.asp

Boys’ Basketball Camp: Shooting Camp

When: June 13-15

Ages: grade 4-12

Cost:  $225 per campers


Boys’ Basketball Camp: Day Camp Session I

When: June 20-23

Ages: grade K-8

Cost:   $225 per campers 

Boys’ Basketball Camp: Day Camp Session II

When:  June 27-30

Ages: grade K-8

Cost: $225 per campers

Info: smubasketballcamps.com


Girls’ Basketball Camp: Fundamental & Position Camp

When: June 16- 18

Ages: 8-16

Cost: $195

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/camps/w-baskbl-camp.html

Football Camp

This camp will be an NFL combine-type workout. Campers will receive individual instruction and will be evaluated by each coach based upon their testing and  demonstrated ability during the drill period of the camp

When: June 4- 9

Ages:  grade 11- 12

Cost:  $40 per participant

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/camps/m-footbl-camp.html

Boys’ Soccer: Day Camp

Ages: 5-13, boys only

When: June 20- 24

Cost: $160, $175

 Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/socceracademy/

Boys’ Soccer: Overnight Camp- Residential Camp 1

When: July 5- 9

Ages: 10-14

Cost: $550

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/socceracademy/

Boys’ Soccer: Çollege Prep Camp 1

When: July 5- 9

Ages: 15-18

Cost: $565

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/socceracademy/

Boys’ Soccer: Residential Camp 2

When: July 10- 14

Ages: 10-14

Cost: $550

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/socceracademy/

Boys’ Soccer: College Prep Camp 2

When: July 10- 14

Ages: 15-18

Costs: $565

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/socceracademy/

Girls’ Soccer: Resident Camp 1

When: June 26- 30

Ages: 10-18

Cost: $550

Info: http://www.smusoccercamp.com

Girls’ Soccer: SMU College Prep Camp 1

When: June 26- 30

Ages: 15-18

Cost: $565

Info: http://www.smusoccercamp.com

Girls’ Soccer: SMU Resident Camp 2

When: July 17- 21

Ages: 10-18

Cost:  $550

Info: http://www.smusoccercamp.com


Mustang Swim Camps

When: June 6- June 10

            June 12- June 16

Cost: Overnight campers: $585

          Day Campers: $510

Ages: Swimmers ages 10-17 are eligible for overnight camp registration

          Swimmers under the age of 10 are eligible for day camp registration only

 Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/camps/smu-camps.html

Swimming and Diving Camp

When: May 2- July 8

Cost: $150 per session

Ages: Must be at least 5-years-old

Info: http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/smu/sports/m-swim/auto_pdf/2011_SwimLessons.pdf

SMU Tennis Camp

When: One week sessions, May 30- August 19

Cost: Kids: half days $250 per week, full days $375

         Adults: $200 per week, evening sessions $50

         As a staff member of SMU, you are entitled to a 50% discount if your child chooses

         to attend.

Ages: grade K- 12th

Info: http://www.smutennis.com/

Volleyball Camp I: Skills I Commuter Camp

When: July 7-9

Ages: grade 6-12

Cost: $240 (Commuter), $340 (Resident)

Volleyball Camp II: Junior High Commuter Camp

When: July 11-14

Ages: grade 6-12

Cost: $240

Volleyball Camp III: Elite Position Training Commuter/ Residential Camp

When: July 18-20

Ages: grade 6-12

Cost: $240 (Commuter), $340 (Resident)

Info: http://smumustangs.cstv.com/camps/w-volley-camp.html



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