Summer

Grades K-5

Day Camp & Academic Programs

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  • Jaxx Theatricals

    For Grades: 4 - 9
    Dates:
    Week 1: (June 18 - June 22) Monster Musicals (The Addams Family, The Rocky Horrow Show, and Young Frankenstin);
    Week 2:  (June 25 - June 29) The Music of Pasek & Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman and Smash);
    Week 3: (July 2 - July 6) The Music of Lin Manuel Miranda (Hamilton, In the Heights and Moana)

    For Grades: 1 - 5
    Dates:

    Week 4: (July 9 - July 13) Disney Does Braodway! (Aladdin, Beauty & the Beast, Frozen, The Little Mermaid, and The Lion King);
    Week 5: ( July 16 - 20 ) Broadway Now! (Frozen, Harry Potter, and Spoungebob Square Pants)

    Time:  
    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: 
    $425 per week; $340 for Week 3 (campus is closed for the 4th of July holiday)

    Description: Jaxx Theatricals brings professional artists with Broadway credits into the classroom and onto our stages fostering mentorship to our students and dynamically enriching the Arts Education experience.
  • Science Camp

    Dates: June 12-15
    Times: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Grades: 1 – 6
    Fee: $485

    Campers will take part in four fun-filled days of science exploration and experimentation. Each grade level will enjoy their own unique variety of hands-on activities and projects in Physical Science, Life Science, Earth Science, and Astronomy. Campers will love designing their own unique T-shirts. Hot lunch is available for purchase Monday through Thursday, and we will have a pizza party on Friday (pizza lunch is included in the cost); campers will especially enjoy making their own “experimental” dessert.
  • Camp Roadrunner

    Dates: June 18 – July 27 (6 weeks)
    Times: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Grades: K – 5
    Fee: $115 per day on-campus; $125 per day for field trips; $175 for the Disneyland extended day trip; $2940 for six-week discounted rate


    Camp Roadrunner offers an exciting six-week, full-day summer experience of on-campus workshops, activities, and field trips. Families may register for as few as five days or for all six weeks! Workshops may include, science, arts and crafts, computers, music, cooking, Legos, swimming, drama, and sports. Our on-campus activities may include a carnival, an obstacle course, and special themed days! We also take exciting trips which may include movies, bowling, Medieval Times, Chuck E. Cheese's, Glowzone, and an extended-day trip to Disneyland.

    For incoming Kindergarten students, Camp Roadrunner offers a Kindergarten Readiness Program that provides a special opportunity to meet new friends and get to know the Primary School Campus in a fun-filled camp atmosphere.  Children enter Kindergarten in the Fall with eager anticipation and confidence after they attend Camp Roadrunner.  Please note, when registering your Kindergartener for Camp Roadrunner, the Kindergarten Readiness Program is automatically included.

    Camp Roadrunner also offers an Academic Enrichment program for no additional fee. The program includes activities in mathematics and language arts for children entering First through Fifth Grade. Children will work with teachers in small groups for a 45-minute period in the morning, in addition to participating in camp activities. Families can opt-in to the academic program when registering for Camp Roadrunner.
  • Hogwarts Americana

    Dates: July 30 - August 2 and August 3
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
    Grades: 4 – 8
    Fee: $440 for July 30 - August 2; $175 for optional add-on Friday extended day trip to Universal Studios
     
    Calling all Witches and Wizards! Climb aboard the Hogwarts Express at Platform 9 ¾ for five fun-filled days of activities at Camp Hogwarts Americana! Activities include Quidditch, Transfiguration Challenges, Potions, Scavenger Hunt for Horcruxes, Herbology, Wand-making, Wizard Dueling, Tri-Wizard Tournament, Merpeople pool activity, and much more! Each day features a cooking class for making chilled butter beer, chocolate frogs, cauldron corn, pumpkin pasties, and even Voldetortes!
  • Extended Day

    Dates: June 12 - July 27 
    Times: 7:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m./3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Grades: K – 6
    Fee: $10 for a.m./$27 for p.m.

    Extended daycare is available for children who participate in Science Camp and Camp Roadrunner. The morning session runs from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m., and the afternoon session runs from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. The cost for this service is $10 for the morning session, $27 for the afternoon session. To add Extended Day to an existing registration please call 818-591-6591 or e-mail summerprograms@viewpoint.org.

Music & Performing Arts Programs

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  • Jaxx Theatricals

    For Grades: 4 - 9
    Dates:
    Week 1: (June 18 - June 22) Monster Musicals (The Addams Family, The Rocky Horrow Show, and Young Frankenstin);
    Week 2:  (June 25 - June 29) The Music of Pasek & Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman and Smash);
    Week 3: (July 2 - July 6) The Music of Lin Manuel Miranda (Hamilton, In the Heights and Moana)

    For Grades: 1 - 5
    Dates:

    Week 4: (July 9 - July 13) Disney Does Braodway! (Aladdin, Beauty & the Beast, Frozen, The Little Mermaid, and The Lion King);
    Week 5: ( July 16 - 20 ) Broadway Now! (Frozen, Harry Potter, and Spoungebob Square Pants)

    Time:  
    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Fee: 
    $425 per week; $340 for Week 3 (campus is closed for the 4th of July holiday)

    Description: Jaxx Theatricals brings professional artists with Broadway credits into the classroom and onto our stages fostering mentorship to our students and dynamically enriching the Arts Education experience.
  • Suzuki/Summer Strings Class

    Dates: 
    Session I: July 9 - July 13
    Session II:  July 16 - July 20
    Session III:  July 23 - July 27

    Times: 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
    Instructors: Marisa McLeod, Nick Alvarez 
    Grades: 1 – 5
    Fee: $125 per Session
     
    This class is for students studying strings in the Traditional and Suzuki methods.   Repertoire will include pieces from the Suzuki method and the Essential Elements text. The incorporation of these two methods will allow for expansion of present skills and musical concepts.  Proper posture and accurate intonation will be reinforced.  The final class on Friday will culminate into a small performance.  Parent participation is strongly encouraged, but not required.  Students will need to bring their instruments.

    This class is open to Viewpoint and non-Viewpoint string students.  Any student who has not participated in the Viewpoint Strings Program should contact the Summer Programs Office, Ms. McLeod or Dr. Alvarez for further information.
     
    Dr. Nick Alvarez has enjoyed and eclectic career as cellist and music educator.  He teaches in the Suzuki Program at Viewpoint where he assists with Middle and Upper School orchestras.  He holds a Doctorate of Music from Arizona State University, a Master’s of Music from Roosevelt University and a Bachelor’s of Music from University of North Texas.
     
    Ms. Marisa McLeod holds a Master’s of Music degree from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York and her Bachelor’s from Montclair State University in Upper Montclair, New Jersey.  Her musical career includes ten years with the Marian Anderson String Quartet, performances in various states in the United States, plus France, Belgium and Holland, studio recordings for movies and recording artists.  She, also, performs with the California Philharmonic, Santa Barbara Symphony, and various orchestras in the Los Angeles area.   Marisa coordinates the Suzuki Strings Program in addition to teaching beginning strings at Viewpoint School.  

Technology & Enrichment Programs

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  • Minecraft Mania

    Dates: July 30 - August 3
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Grades: 1-5
    Fee: $240

    Calling all Minecrafters! Digital Dragon invites you to explore the world of Minecraft like you’ve never seen it before! Turn your structures into Redstone wired fortresses with triggered lightning, booby traps, and secret doors. Learn programming principles with Minecraft commands and command blocks that make characters and structures do amazing things--from controlling the time and weather to spawning creatures and portals to other dimensions. We’ll have a blast exploring this amazing game, while learning more about the underlying STEAM principles that make it work. 
  • Pre-Engineering using LEGO

    Dates: July 23 - July 27
    Times:  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Grades: K – 2
    Fee: $240
     
    Students will build cities, bridges, and motorized cars and planes and explore the many creative possibilities of engineering with the LEGO® system. With access to over 100,000 pieces of LEGO, your child will have the opportunity to build what they have only dreamed of with the support of an experienced Play-Well Engineering instructor to guide them.
  • Jedi Engineering with LEGO

    Dates: July 30 - August 3
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Grades: K - 2 
    Fee: $240

    The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects using LEGO® materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire! 
  • Super Hero Engineering using LEGO

    Dates: July 30 - August 3
    Times: 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Grades: 1 - 5
    Fee: $240

    LEGO® Super Heroes need your help to defeat the destructive forces of evil arch- villains as they threaten LEGOpolis! Explore the tools and techniques of your favorite caped crusaders and learn what makes them not only Super Heroes, but super engineers. An engineering curriculum designed by Play-Well challenges heroes to design, build, and save a city where ingenuity and imagination can solve any conflict. 


     

Sports Camps

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  • Boys Basketball Camp

    Dates: June 18 - June 22, 2018
    Times: 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    Grades: 3-5
    Coach: JJ Prince
    Fee: $285

    The Viewpoint Boys Basketball Camp is a fantastic combination of teaching and fun! We want campers to leave our camp with an improved skill set and smiles on their faces. Through various fundamental drills and frequent scrimmages, our campers will see steady improvement in both their play and their self-confidence.
  • Soccer Camp Session I (Co-ed)

    Dates: June 11 - June 15, 2018
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    Grade: 3-8
    Coach:
      Travis Kikugawa
    Fee: $285
     
    The Viewpoint Soccer Camp is designed to provide athletes a rewarding and enjoyable soccer experience. Emphasis will be placed on the fundamentals of footwork, shooting technique, total ball mastery, individual/team defending, and total team attacking. We look forward to developing your passion for the beautiful game, so please sign up early to guarantee your spot.


  • Soccer Camp Session II (Co-ed)

    Dates: July 16 - July 20, 2018
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    Grade: 3-5
    Coach:
      Travis Kikugawa
    Fee: $285

    The Viewpoint Soccer Camp is designed to provide athletes a rewarding and enjoyable soccer experience. Emphasis will be placed on the fundamentals of footwork, shooting technique, total ball mastery, individual/team defending, and total team attacking. We look forward to developing your passion for the beautiful game, so please sign up early to guarantee your spot.