A coeducational day school serving students JK-12

Camps & Programs

Use the options below to find your perfect summer experience.

Programs are scheduled by student's age/grade as of September 1, 2021.

Due to adherence to COVID protocols and guidance we are not able to offer swimming or camp field trips at this time.

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  • Class
  • Half Day
  • July
  • June
  • Languages
  • REMOTE

June 21 - July 9, $900
1-5 p.m.
Instructor: Alma Deleón, Upper School Spanish, Latin School of Chicago

“¡Diviértete en español con nosotros!” (Have Fun With Us in Spanish)
These three weeks will be filled with music, games, movement and conversations that portray the Spanish-speaking world as you practice and improve your language abilities.

Read More about Spanish: Novice High Level (Grades 9-12, Remote)
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  • Class
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • June
  • Languages

June 21 - July 9, $900
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Alma Deleón, Upper School Spanish, Latin School of Chicago

“¡Diviértete en español con nosotros!” (Have Fun With Us in Spanish)
These three weeks will be filled with music, games, movement and conversations that portray the Spanish-speaking world as you practice and improve your language abilities.

Read More about Spanish: Novice High Level (Grades 9-12, In-person)
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  • Class
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • June
  • Languages

June 21 - July 9, $900
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Xavier Espejo-Vadillo, Upper School Spanish, Latin School of Chicago

“¡Diviértete en español con nosotros!” (Have Fun With Us in Spanish)
In this unique camp experience, students will have the opportunity to practice their Spanish language skills while having fun!

Read More about Spanish: Intermediate Low Level (Grades 9-12, In-Person)
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  • Camp
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • June
  • Science & Technology
  • STEAM

June 21-25, $350
9-11:30 a.m.
Instructors:
Fiona Deeney, Lower School Computer Science and Technology Integration Specialist, Latin School of Chicago
Shane Enderle, Upper School Innovation Studio Manager, Latin School of Chicago

Sewing is so much more than a needle and thread! In this Sewing Using Tech camp, campers will learn about sewing using hand tools and machines available in the maker spaces at Latin.

Read More about Maker Camp: Sewing Using Tech (Grades 5-7)
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  • Camp
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • June
  • Science & Technology
  • STEAM

June 21-25, $350
12:30-3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Fiona Deeney, Computer Science and Technology Integration Specialist, Latin School of Chicago

Calling all future architects! Chicago is world-famous for its architecture and it is ready for your ideas. Bring your creativity and get ready to draw, design, build and present your ideas for the future of Chicago.

Read More about Architecture in Action (Grades 5-7)
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  • Class
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • REMOTE
  • Science & Technology
  • STEAM

July 6-30, $990
8:30-11:30 a.m., in person, afternoon virtual check-in
Credit: 0.5
Instructor: Amy Merrell, Upper School Science, Latin School of Chicago 

In this course, students will learn to evaluate issues related to the sciences. Students will look at ethics in science at every level: conducting studies, gathering and releasing data to the public.

*Prerequisite requirement student has taken Physics or Chemistry.

Read More about Bioethics (Grades 10-12)
Freshman Preparation: Transitioning from Middle School to High School (Grade 9)
  • Class
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • June

June 21 - July 2, $400
9-11 a.m.
Instructor: Kailey  Cole, Upper School English, Latin School of Chicago 

This is a course for incoming freshmen to get a jump-start on the skills that will make them successful in their English classes in 9th grade and beyond.

Read More about Freshman Preparation: Transitioning from Middle School to High School (Grade 9)
Computer Science Principles (Grades 9-11)
  • Class
  • Credit
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • Science & Technology

July 6 - 30
Section 1: 8:30-11:30 a.m., $990
Section 2: 12:30-3:30 p.m., $990
Credit: 0.5
Instructor: Ash Hansberry, Upper School Computer Science, Latin School of Chicago

This course serves as an introduction to the fundamental concepts and principles of computer science. No previous experience in computer science or computer programming is required, although students with some previous experience are welcome.

Read More about Computer Science Principles (Grades 9-11)
Roaming Robots (Grades 5-7)
  • Camp
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • June
  • Science & Technology
  • STEAM

June 28 - July 2, $350
12:30-3:30 p.m.
​​​​​​​Fiona Deeney, Lower School Computer Science and Technology Integration Specialist, Latin School of Chicago

Full STEAM ahead with this Roaming Robots tech camp! Campers will go beyond the “drive” features in robots and learn about different programming methods as they explore with Dash robots, Ozobots and more!

Read More about Roaming Robots (Grades 5-7)
Algebra Prep (Grades 7-8)
  • Class
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • Math
  • STEAM

July 12-30, $550
9-11 a.m.
Instructor: Patrick Huett, Lower School Math Interventionist, Latin School of Chicago

This course is intended for students who want to solidify their understanding of the fundamental concepts of Pre-Algebra and begin to study elementary algebraic concepts.

Read More about Algebra Prep (Grades 7-8)
Middle School Writing Mechanics (Grades 5-7)
  • Class
  • Half Day
  • IN-PERSON
  • July
  • Language Arts

July 12-30, $550
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Instructor: Amanda  Schirmacher, Fourth Grade Teacher, Latin School of Chicago

This course will teach students the more formal language required for written assignments by focusing on correct grammar, word usage, spelling, punctuation, and parts of speech.

Read More about Middle School Writing Mechanics (Grades 5-7)

Read what people said about our 2020 camps and classes:

Thanks to Summer@Latin, my daughter is entering seventh grade with new confidence in her mathematical abilities.

- parent

[The teacher] did a great job of building that interaction and community that is so hard to do on Zoom.

- parent

I was impressed with the quality of the teaching. The teacher appropriately geared the program at a summer-learning level with the right mix of learning and fun.

- parent

I loved the people! The teachers and counselors were nice and I made some great friends. We still stay in touch even though we attend different schools.

- student

 

 

Contact Us

Questions? We would love to hear from you.

Summer at Latin
Latin School of Chicago
59 W. North Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60610-1492

summer@latinschool.org
312.582.6080 phone
312.582.6081 fax


Catherine Curry
Director
ccurry@latinschool.org
Chase Mangioni
Chase Mangioni
Program Director
cmangioni@latinschool.org

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