July 2024 Camps

August 2024 Camps

Fees: $800 for each 2-week-long camp

What you would expect during the summer camp.

Summer Discovery Awaits: Unleash Your Child’s Potential at Laureates Academy!

This summer, ignite your child’s curiosity and nurture their exceptional talents at Laureates Academy for Gifted Students! We’re thrilled to offer a dynamic selection of summer camps designed to engage young minds, foster creativity, and cultivate essential skills in a stimulating and supportive environment.

Why Choose Laureates Academy Summer Camps?

  • Enrichment for Gifted Learners: Our curriculum is meticulously crafted to cater to the unique needs and interests of gifted students. Small class sizes and experienced instructors ensure personalized attention and a challenging, yet rewarding, learning experience.
  • Exploration and Discovery: We go beyond the classroom, offering a diverse range of programs that spark curiosity and ignite a passion for lifelong learning. From the artistic world of pottery and painting to the strategic challenges of chess and the captivating world of drama, our camps provide an enriching experience for every child.
  • Building Confidence and Social Skills: Summer camps at Laureates Academy offer a nurturing environment where gifted students can connect with like-minded peers, develop social skills, and gain the confidence to express their creativity and talents.

Four Thrilling Camps to Choose From:

Camp A: Creative Arts Extravaganza (July Sessions)

  • First Half (July 2nd-July 12th): Master the art of pottery with hands-on techniques like coiling and slab building. Students will explore their creativity while crafting unique and lasting pieces they can proudly display.
  • Second Half (July 15th-July 26th): Step into the spotlight! Immerse yourselves in the captivating world of drama and theater, or hone your public speaking skills with our engaging workshops. Learn valuable communication techniques, build confidence, and explore the power of storytelling.

Camp B: Artistic Adventures in Expression (July Sessions)

  • First Half (July 2nd-July 12th): Unleash your inner artist! Explore the versatility of acrylic painting, a perfect medium for beginners and budding Picassos alike. Experiment with colors, techniques, and unleash your creativity on canvas.
  • Second Half (July 15th-July 26th): Delve into the world of watercolor painting. Learn basic techniques, experiment with washes and textures, and capture your imagination on beautiful watercolor paper.

Camp C: Game On! Challenge Your Mind (August Sessions)

  • First Half (July 29th-August 9th): Sharpen your strategic thinking and problem-solving skills with engaging chess lessons. Suitable for both beginners and more experienced players, our chess program will help you develop critical thinking and planning skills.
  • Second Half (August 12th-August 23rd): Dive into the fun world of board games! From classic favorites like Monopoly and Scrabble to exciting new releases like Settlers of Catan, explore the strategic depths and social engagement that board games offer. Learn to think critically, plan ahead, and have a blast with friends!

Camp D: Fun & Learning: A Winning Combination (August Sessions)

  • First Half (July 29th-August 9th): Get ready to bake up a storm! Learn essential baking skills, from measuring ingredients to following recipes, and create delicious treats you’ll be proud to share.
  • Second Half (August 12th-August 23rd): Become a junior journalist! Explore the exciting world of journalism, learn how to research, gather information, and write compelling news stories. Alternatively, delve into the world of card games, from beginner classics like Go Fish to more advanced strategies like Poker. Develop memory, concentration, and strategic thinking skills while having a blast!

All camps run for two weeks, from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (with extended hours available for an additional fee).

Tuition fee for each 2-week-long camp is only $800.

Spark your child’s summer with an unforgettable experience! Register today and let the learning adventure begin!

For more information and registration details, please visit [link to registration page] or contact us at (647)455-2606 or registrar@Laureates.ca.

Don’t miss out – spaces are limited!


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Apply Now!

Feeling like Alice tumbling down a rabbit hole of standardized tests and soul-crushing curriculums? Is your current classroom more Lord of the Flies than lively learning environment? Then ditch the doldrums and step into our whimsical wonderland of academic exploration! Here, curiosity isn’t a character flaw, it’s the key that unlocks a world of knowledge more exciting than a dragon’s hoard. So, chuck the textbooks (figuratively, of course – we still value the classics!), grab your thirst for adventure, and apply today! We promise an education less “Moby Dick” and more “Much Ado About Nothing” (well, maybe a little healthy academic competition, but mostly the fun kind!).