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Camp Webb

Specialty & Sports Camps

At Camp Webb there is a lesson to be learned around every corner – at the top of the climbing wall, on the archery range, walking along a wooded trail, on the basketball court. All of these lessons help prepare your children to make better life decisions while they’re having fun.

Camp Offerings Announcement

Below are the listings of our camps from LAST SUMMER. We will offer most of these again this summer. They are still listed here so that new camp families can get a feel for our summer of fun.


Registration for Camp Webb 2018 will open in late MARCH.

Specialty Camps 2017

If you’re looking for a camp featuring a specific interest, our Specialty Camps are for you. We are proud of our wide range of Specialty Camp offerings and are very excited about our new additions this summer. From rockets to cooking, campers will be led by our enthusiastic leaders and wrapped up in summer fun. Our very own Webb School teachers direct many of these programs. All Specialty Camps run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Campers who cannot be picked up by 2:15 p.m. may enroll in our fun Aftercare program or participate in one of our Mini Camps.

Availability 
Once a camp’s enrollment has reached 10 spaces remaining, we will make a note of it here on this page next to the name of the camp. Therefore, if there is no comment concerning the number of spaces left, the camp has more than 10 spaces available.

Specialty Camp Offerings

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  • All About Girls Camp

    Dates: July 24-28
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Girls entering grades 2-5
    Director: Krista Lee, Webb Lower School teacher

    Back by popular demand and celebrating the joys of being girls who love dolls! Ladies, get ready for a dynamic week of crafts, stories, games, and activities inspired by the American Girl dolls. We’ll have adventurous fun each day, focusing on a particular doll and all the action that surrounds each story. You and your new friends will participate in lessons ranging from creative thinking to science, friendship to leadership. Join us for a fun week of girl time! Note: Please do not bring your doll(s) with you to camp.

    Cost: $230
  • Art from Outer Space

    Dates: June 5-9
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Joe Letitia, Webb Upper School art teacher and professional artist

    Space...the final frontier. Beam aboard for a unique week of creating outer space art. The range of media will encompass painting, papier-maché, printmaking, and ceramics. Create your own constellations, spaceships, alien stack dolls, and much more. Be prepared to bring outer space to life!

    Cost: $230
  • Art Kingdoms

    Dates: Session I: July 17-21; Session II: July 24-28
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Director: Sarah Lowe, University of Tennessee School of Art professor

    Come build a fantastical world through a range of art techniques. Each day will be a new adventure in your created kingdom. From character to structure, we will explore paper, clay, fiber, and paint to tell your story. All that is needed is you and your imagination!

    Cost: $225
  • Art with Mr. Letitia: Greatest Hits

    Dates: Session I: July 10-14; Session II:July 31-August 4
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Joe Letitia, Webb Upper School art teacher and professional artist

    This camp pulls together some of the more fun and most popular projects from all of Mr. Letitia’s summer art camps. Campers will get to enjoy a wide variety of creative activities.

    Cost: $235
  • Best Book Club Ever

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Girls entering grades 5-7
    Director: Denine Benedetto, Webb Middle School teacher

    Summer reading can be a real treat…when done right. Moms often have book clubs and now it’s time for daughters to have their own as well. We will read some amazing stories together, have in-depth conversations, and make a craft inspired by each book. We’ll also learn from our favorite authors and give writing a try for ourselves. So, join us this summer and turn the pages of your imagination!

    Cost:
    $230
  • Breakout Camp

    Dates: July 24-28
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 4-6
    Director: Kate Lewallen, Webb School Librarian

    Can you escape a desert island, stop the zombie apocalypse, and solve history’s greatest mysteries, all in one week? Only at Breakout Camp! Like the increasingly popular escape rooms, campers will work together to solve puzzles and “breakout” of a variety of scenarios before the timer ends, all the while developing teamwork, critical thinking, and communication skills. At the end of the week, campers will work in groups to create and share their own breakout games.

    Cost: $235
  • Camp Dance and Create

    Dates: July 24-28
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 3-5
    Director: Christy Conley-Short, director of dance at Webb Dance Academy and former Webb Lower School teacher

    Have you ever wondered about and/or practiced your own dance choreography? Do you love to dance and make new friends? During the week, we will study what makes us feel best about ourselves and how to bring our life experiences into dance performance pieces. You will share ideas in groups, and create a movie about how to write, draw, teach, and perform dance choreography with others.

    Cost: $235
  • Chess Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 5-9 (Fundamentals); Session II: July 10-14 (Intermediate/Advanced)
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 1-8
    Director: Leonard Dickerson, Life Chess-Master and three-time Tennessee state champion

    Do you love chess and want to improve your game? Then join Leonard Dickerson for a week strategic learning. The first week is mainly for helping chess players who may not have played much competitively. Campers work on piece mechanics, opening strategies, tactics, and general principles. The complexity of the material covered depends upon the skill level of the campers. The second week is for players who have ideally participated in tournaments or a previous camp, and would like to improve their tournament play. Those in the Intermediate/ Advanced Camp work on time management, point count chess, positional analysis, and team play. In both camps, there will be an ongoing tournament, and each camper will receive a personal evaluation, as well as a chess set (if needed) or a book at the camp’s completion.

    Cost: $225
  • Coding Camp

    Dates: Session I: July 17-21; Session II: July 24-28
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Director: Louise Lindsay, Director of Innovation for Knoxville Jewish Day School

    Become a Code Master! Code designs and powers our modern world - come learn and explore coding in a variety of ways. Program and race ‘bots, create and play computer games, and use code to make art. In this exciting week of camp, we will create codes for each other to follow through obstacle courses, as well as fun and funny challenges.

    Cost: $240
  • Coolest Summer Hang-Out EVER!

    Dates: June 5-9
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Boys entering grades 2-5
    Director: Steve Owen, Webb Lower School P.E. teacher

    If you want to design a bottle rocket ship and launch it into the air, go exploring in the woods, play some really fun sports and games, then Coach Owen’s Coolest Summer Hang-Out EVER! is the perfect camp for you. We’ll also do a whole bunch of extra activities, including: swimming, Top Trumps-themed card games from England, drawing, and gym games such as Storm the Castle, Pirate’s Gold and Super Mario Kart Battle Mode. We’ll play some Capture the Flag, kickball and a variety of sports, and cool off with popsicles and storytelling. Of course, no boy’s coolest week ever would be complete without shooting cans and balloons at our BB range (goggles, bb rifle and detailed safety instruction will be supplied).

    Cost: $245
  • Crafting in the Ktichen

    Dates: July 10-14
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 3-5
    Director: Lauren Leonard, Webb Lower School teacher and former Camp Webb assistant director

    Delicious things can happen when creativity, ingenuity and a spark for tasty treats are mixed together. From developed cooks to novice pastry chefs, this camp promises something for everyone who enjoys eating their own kitchen concoctions. Following a recipe is where we will begin on our journey to a five-star-rated, kid-friendly dish that can be replicated without adult supervision. Our dishes will be bound together with crafts sure to elevate any chef’s culinary expertise. Grab your aprons and paint brush, dish towel and glitter, mixing bowl and scissors as we craft up a week of kitchen fun!

    Cost: $235
  • Double Play: Science & Games Camp

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 1-4
    Director: Lisa Haskell, local science teacher

    This camp will develop your mind and body – half science and half games. Learn to think critically, solve science riddles, and have a blast while doing it! Make a balloon brain and protect it with a homemade helmet, then see who survives a “crash.” Create “foam-er-ators” and we’ll shoot them outside. We’ll also make leaf tokens, tornadoes and survival rafts, test groovy lava lamps, and learn lots of magic science tricks! For the other half of the day, play cooperative team-building games: Army Navy, American Gladiators, Scram Ball, Scatter Ball, Dodge Ball, Prison Dodge Ball, Mighty Mouse, Pac Man, Museum, and lots more!

    Cost: $235
  • Drama Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 5-9; Session II: June 19-23
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 3-7
    Director: Rosina Guerra, Spotlights Performance Center’s award-winning director

    Children have a natural inclination for acting and movement. Learn how acting and movement, mixed with a little creativity, can be transformed into performance skills. Campers will be responsible for memorizing their lines and incorporating these skills into an end-of-the-session presentation.

    Cost: $225
  • Drawing Camp

    Dates: June 19-23
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Joe Letitia, Webb Upper School art teacher and professional artist

    From cartoons to portraits, enjoy a fun week of drawing. Each day of camp will focus on a different drawing technique and concept.

    Cost: $230
  • Engineering Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 12-16; Session II: July 17-21
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 4-6
    Director: Charlie Arp, Webb Lower School teacher

    Game controllers, robots and rockets are all fun to use, but have you ever tried building them? Working in teams, campers will learn the steps of the engineering process in order to design and create exciting gadgets. Campers will then put their new knowledge to the test in various engineering challenges. Some of the activities may include building and racing cars made from recycled materials, creating game controllers that will hook up to a computer, and building a waterhydraulic-powered robot, tinkering with robots using toy motors and everyday objects.

    Cost: $240

    Note: Buddy requests will not be honored in this camp - teams will be determined at random.
  • Fairy Camp

    Dates: July 10-14
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering kindergarten-1st grade
    Director: Denine Benedetto, Webb Middle School teacher

    If you believe in fairies, don’t just clap your hands – join us for a “fairy-tastic” week of magical adventures! Fairies will twirl their way through a whole host of pixie-perfect activities: a fairy naming ceremony, earning their wings, listening to and telling fairy stories, making fairy crafts, water play, building fairy homes, fairy dances and tea parties, and “flying” with their very own fairy wings on nature walks. Experience the magic with us!

    Cost: $225
  • Get Your Game On!

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 1-3
    Directors: Dodie Montgomery, Webb Lower School P.E. teacher, and Ginger Miller, former Webb Lower School P.E. teacher

    What could be better than spending the entire day playing games? Coaches Miller and Montgomery will lead your child on a thrill ride of some of our campers’ favorite games, plus some brand new activities. Expect the return of the scooter board games, parachute activities, games with the Kin-Ball, and water games. Activities will take place indoors and outdoors.

    Cost: $235
  • Hip-Hop Fly Girls

    Dates: June 5-9
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Girls entering grades 2-5
    Director: Jennifer Venable Austin, professional dancer and founder of Arts in Motion

    Girlfriends are you ready to “get down with your bad self?” Learn Hip-Hop dance moves, including stomp dances, row dancing, jump and thump, and pop-and-lock skills. No prior dance training is required to learn street combinations with “kickin’” moves – just comfortable clothing and sneakers. 

    Cost: $230
  • Junior Scientist

    Dates: Session I: June 26-30; Session II: July 24-28
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 1-4
    Director: Lisa Haskell, local science teacher

    Kaboom! Through exciting experiments, campers will learn simple chemistry by creating erupting volcanoes, ocean waves, fireworks in a jar, and invisible ink. While learning about water, air, bugs, forces, and plants, they’ll construct rockets to launch, cargo boats, bug habitats, plant biodomes, and even marshmallow catapults! Once campers learn about frogs, they’ll take home an aquatic frog in his/her own personally-created habitat (optional).

    Cost: $235
  • Lego® Robotics

    Dates: Session I: June 5-9; Session II: June 12-16
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 3-6
    Directors: JoAnn Guidry and Susie Skinner, Webb School technology coordinators

    Will your robot complete the mission, run the race and battle to the end? Get ready to build a machine to drag-race, design “battlebots,” and explore the exciting world of LEGO® Robotics. Campers will be randomly placed in groups of three or four by the directors. With cooperative learning, campers rotate through the responsibilities of building robotic toys and programming them using computers. Don’t miss out on this fun and exciting camp. We are excited for this years’ addition of an all-girls week! No previous experience with robotics or computers is necessary.

    Cost: $250

    Note: Buddy requests will not be honored in this camp.
  • Makerspace Camp

    Dates: June 26-30
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 4-6
    Director: Louise Lindsay, Director of Innovation for Knoxville Jewish Day School

    Makers are inventors, designers and tinkerers. If your child is intrigued by creating new things, solving challenges, and having fun, they belong in Makerspace Camp. The makerspaces at Camp Webb will ignite campers’ imaginations by providing materials such as recyclables, LED lights, batteries, and basic circuits with which they will create. “Makers” will participate in daily challenges like the Power Tower Build and the Wacky Shoe Contest. There will be plenty of time for individual tinkering and designing objects only our campers can envision. Our week will culminate by showing off a group-made Rube Goldberg Machine!

    Cost: $235
  • Materials Science Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 26-30; Session II: July 31-August 4
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 4-5
    Director: Jenifer Lawrie, Webb Upper School teacher

    What makes steel strong and Silly Putty stretchy? Find out in a week of experimental learning about matter! Some of the activities may include making paint from milk, making glass from sugar, and making slime and bouncy balls. Under the experienced supervision of Mrs. Lawrie, campers will even make fiber optic wires out of glass!

    Cost: $240
  • Nature Discovery Camp

    Dates: June 5-9
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Director: Shaney Brown, Webb Middle School science teacher

    Back again for its 12th year! Get ready for some “wild” fun at Nature Discovery Camp. Spend your days catching critters, investigating habitats and learning about the natural world. Campers will safely catch aquatic and terrestrial animal species, and map their distribution in the Camp Webb habitat. Campers will learn how to lessen their impact on the environment while having lots of fun with games, activities and crafts.

    Cost: $230
  • On Your Mark, Get Set, CREATE!

    Dates: July 31-August 4
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Directors: Laney Haskell, local art student, and Lisa Haskell, local science teacher

    Campers will turn on their creativity as they paint with bubbles, objects found in nature, cookie cutters, shaving cream, and food! We will construct elf/fairy houses, edible animals, “firework art,” crystal paint, “spider web art,” and summer seed mosaics. Unique art techniques will be explored daily, including artistic adventures with homemade sidewalk chalk, clay and various other projects. The wide variety of techniques and media will inspire innovation and spontaneity! Look out – the art race is on!

    Cost: $225
  • Printmaking Camp

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Joe Letitia, Webb Upper School art teacher and professional artist

    Learn a variety of printmaking techniques, including monoprint (paintings on plexiglass transferred with a printmaking press), linoleum cuts, woodcuts, and lithography. Experiment with the color and immediacy of monoprints. Campers can use portable painting easels to paint outside landscape pictures; then make a series of prints based on their paintings. Work from your imagination or do a large self-portrait. Also, help create a mega-woodcut print.

    Cost: $235
  • Rock-N-Roll Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 26-30; Session II: July 17-21
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 3-6
    Director: Brandon Glasheen, local artist

    Are you ready to jam? Come experience the thrills of starting a band – from the first steps of creating your band’s name and logo all the way to an end-of-camp rock performance alongside a real rock band! In this camp, you’ll learn about playing different instruments, simple song performance, music appreciation, and the joys of becoming a real rock and roll band. Any level of musical skill, whether you are an experienced rocker or a complete beginner, is welcomed. Instruments will be provided and fun will be had by all!

    Cost: $240
  • Science Detective Camp

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Director: Shaney Brown, Webb Middle School science teacher

    Bring your detective skills for a week of scientific mystery. Learn how to use a microscope to investigate animal bones, fur, fossils, tracks, and scat. Our amateur sleuths will study DNA to find out how real detectives solve crimes based on DNA, fingerprints, hair, and blood analysis. Finally, campers will work to solve a science mystery that has occurred right on Camp Webb’s campus!

    Cost: $230
  • Seussical Camp

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering kindergarten-2nd grade
    Director: Laura Barton, Webb Lower School teacher

    From Mulberry Street to Whoville, come explore the world of Dr. Seuss! Make friends with Mayzie, Horton, the Lorax, Yertle the Turtle, and more. Who was Dr. Seuss? Learn his real name, what inspired him to write silly, rhyming stories and create funny characters, and more. Campers will become Dr. Seuss experts by designing truffula trees, eating Seussy snacks and crafting Seussical crafts.

    Cost: $230
  • Star Wars Camp

    Dates: June 19-23
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-3
    Director: Laura Barton, Webb Lower School teacher

    Calling all brave Jedi Knights. Join Commander Barton in a galaxy far, far away for Star Wars Camp! Use the force and make light sabers, play Star Wars games, read books and battle the dark side. Jedi knights will create the Millennium Falcon, TIE fighter and X-wing Starfighter, as well as other crafts that are out-of-this-world. Join us…it is your destiny!

    Cost: $230
  • Summer Boredom Buster!

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 2-4
    Director: Amy Marion, Webb Lower School teacher

    Don’t get bored this summer doing the same old things! Come bust up your boredom at this camp full of indoor and outdoor games and crafts that might get a little messy. What’s the theme of this camp, you ask? FUN!

    Cost: $230
  • SuperGirl Dance Camp

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering kindergarten-2nd grade
    Director: Christy Conley-Short, Webb dance instructor and former kindergarten teacher

    Are your dancing shoes moving all the time? Do you love sharing ideas and making new friends? Dance frees our inhibitions to be who we really are. We will study what makes us feel best about ourselves and then dance our hearts out! Our dances will be inspired by a mix of contemporary, ballet, jazz, lyrical, and hip-hop! Bring your creative ideas for making a movie about dance, performing and making new friends.

    Cost: $230
  • Sweet Treats Camp

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 4-6
    Director: Amanda Lee, Webb Middle School teacher

    Chocoholics, party people, and candy lovers unite! Each day we’ll make delicious concoctions for you to munch and add to your baking repertoire. You’ll make your own “Sweet Treats” recipe book and other delectable crafts to complement your culinary creations. Come satisfy your sweet tooth as we dip, drizzle and dazzle with our confections! 

    Cost: $230
  • The Secret Life of Books

    Dates: June 19-23
    Times: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering kindergarten-2nd grade
    Director: Lauren Leonard, Webb Lower School teacher and former Camp Webb assistant director

    Do you enjoy the heights of a timeless tale or the peaks of a brand new read? Travel with me to the wild blue yonder, under the deep blue sea, and soar through a world of magic and mystery as we climb the ranks of famous children’s literature. Reading, singing and dancing, crafting, playing games and eating self-made snacks will take us through every turn of the page, revealing the excitement in all sides of the story. The Secret Life of Books is the perfect pick for all budding bookworms!

    Cost: $230
  • The Voice: Singing Camp

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 3-6
    Directors: LeAnne Johnson and Jean Helbig, Webb Upper School choral teachers

    The Voice: Singing Camp – where every camper is a star! Singers work in a fun, upbeat and supportive atmosphere while exploring and singing the music of Hollywood’s stage and screen legends, as well as today’s pop stars. This camp focuses on developing the young voice and will include basic choreography. The week culminates in a performance, celebrating the glitz and glamour of our Hollywood legends, past and present.

    Cost: $230
  • Ultimate Kids Concoctions Camp

    Dates: SessionI: June 19-23; Session II: July 10-14
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 2-5
    Director: Lisa Haskell, local science teacher

    Create wacky, wild and creative things to play with and observe. These projects inspire fun and innovation. Just a few of the crazy concoctions include: treasure stone with treasure inside, crystal paint, crystal farms to take home, custom-made silly scents, edible bracelets, fruity chapstick and an Ultimate Kid Concoctions feast of homemade mini-foods such as dragonfly candy, ladybug candy (no real insects involved in either!), mini-cakes and pies!

    Cost: $230
  • Webb's Test Kitchen

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 3-5
    Director: Sarah Stapleton and Emily Hicks, Webb Junior Spartan teachers

    Whoa . . . now here’s a cool idea! Campers will test variations of different recipes each day! Take part in exciting group “taste test” challenges to compare and contrast how the different ingredients/amounts affected each recipe. Campers will learn cooking and baking terminology, as well as techniques. They’ll also receive a cookbook containing all the recipes we test throughout the week. This camp is a great combination of using everyday math and science skills in your kitchen.

    Cost: $235
  • Woodworking Camp

    Dates: Session I: July 17-21
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Joe Letitia, Webb Upper School art teacher and professional artist

    There is nothing like the smell of sawdust in the morning! Campers will study woodworking materials, processes, and the safe use of tools. Roll up your sleeves and mesh your creativity with some basic woodworking skills to construct awesomely insane birdhouses, your own pinewood derby cars and more.

    Cost: $240
  • Writing Camp

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 5-8
    Director: Matt Lauer, Webb Lower School teacher

    Amazed by Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings? Spellbound by Star Wars? Why not write your own fiction? Mr. Lauer will help you create fascinating characters and concoct exciting adventures. Nutty activities will help stimulate the creative process. Campers will also enjoy traditional summer fare like swimming and outdoor games.

    Cost: $235

Sports Camps 2017

Campers work hard, have fun, learn new skills, and perfect the old ones. Camp Webb’s coaching staff includes former professional-level players, local private coaches, current Webb School coaches, and other local high school coaches. All Sports Camps run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Campers who cannot be picked up by 2:15 p.m. may enroll in our fun Aftercare program or participate in one of our Mini Camps.
 
Availability
Once a camp’s enrollment has reached 20 spaces remaining, we will make a note of it here on this page, next to the name of the camp. Therefore, if there is no comment concerning the number of spaces left, the camp has more than 20 spaces available.

Sports Camp Offerings

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  • Boys Advanced Position Lacrosse Camp

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 7-10
    Director: Rico Silvera, head Webb varsity boys lacrosse coach
    Prerequisite: Participation in either Boys Beginner or Boys Intermediate Lacrosse Camps, or previous participation in an organized lacrosse program

    Camp Webb is very excited to host the Advanced Position Lacrosse Camp in 2015. This camp focuses on position-specific skills required for a young player to excel at any level of competition regardless of current skill level. Coaching focus and drills will be specific to the individual positions in lacrosse, including attack, midfield, longstick defense, goalkeeper, and face-off specialist. Individual skills will be integrated into team concepts during competitive and fun scrimmages. All senior counselors are active or former coaches or collegiate-level players who have played the position they are coaching. This is the most advanced position-specific lacrosse camp ever offered in the Knoxville area. Each player will receive a written evaluation on strengths and areas of focus at the end of the camp.

    Cost: $230; does not include equipment
  • Boys Junior Soccer Camp

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Boys entering grades 1-5
    Director: Steve Owen, Webb soccer coach and Lower School P.E. teacher

    Through a series of fun and interactive games and drills, campers will learn the fundamentals of soccer. Our young soccer enthusiasts will engage in age-appropriate activities designed to help them become better shooters and passers, and develop a well-rounded soccer mindset. We’ll also make time to stretch, swim in the pool, snack, and play an actual soccer game each day. This camp is great for players wanting to work on their skills and stay on the ball through the off-season. It’s also a super introduction to soccer for first-time players.

    Cost: $225
  • Boys Lacrosse Camp - Fundamentals

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Boys entering grades 5-8
    Director: Rico Silvera, Webb head varsity boys lacrosse coach

    Whether you’re just picking up a stick or want to advance your skills, this week of lacrosse is exactly what you need to improve your game. The day will be packed with drills, scrimmages and fun games, focusing on the basic skills to form or improve your fundamentals. This camp combines both team concepts and individual skills in a fun but demanding environment. Individual fundamental skills will be merged into advanced team concepts, including help defense, transition and settled offense. Through drills, we’ll build and create a fun, instructive and competitive atmosphere where players can progress to understanding and executing critical lacrosse team concepts.

    Cost: $220 Does not include equipment.
  • Cheer, Stunt and Tumble

    Dates: June 19-23
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering kindergarten-5th grade
    Director: Barbara Roark, local teacher and cheer instructor

    Go Camp Webb! Campers will be trained in the fundamentals as they learn motions, cheers, chants, and stunts. Separated into groups according to age and ability, campers will work on individual skills and group dynamics. Coach Roark has a wealth of experience, including 17 years as a cheerleading coach, a Junior Olympics qualification, and multiple state championship appearances. Make sure to bring your spirit!

    Cost: $230
  • Clash of the Titans

    Dates: June 26-30
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 2-6
    Director: Jay Moore, Webb Middle School P.E. teacher

    Back by popular demand – a week of everyone’s favorite games. Campers will participate in Poison Ball tournaments inside and then head outdoors to play favorites such as Capture the Flag and flag football. Variations on Poison Ball will be played with Gator Skin balls (non-sting). Please make sure to wear sneakers and bring a water bottle.

    Cost:
    $235
  • Football/Basketball Camp

    Dates: July 10-14
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 4-8
    Directors: David Meske, Webb athletic director and head varsity football coach, and Ricky Norris, Webb Upper School dean of students and head varsity boys basketball coach

    Tired of just focusing on one sport? Want to be a well-rounded athlete? Join Coach David Meske and Coach Ricky Norris for a week of football and basketball improvement. We’ll concentrate on individual skill improvement and each camper’s ability to play within a team structure.

    Cost: $235
  • Gymnastics Galore

    Dates: Session I: June 26-30; Session II: July 10-14; Session III: July 17-21
    Ages: Entering kindergarten-5th grade
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Director: Barbara Roark, local teacher and cheer instructor

    Do you love to do back walkovers and round-offs? Get ready for a week of the balance beam, rolls, handstands, and more! Coach Roark is certified to coach gymnastics and has instructed young gymnasts for more than 16 years. She will group campers by age and ability to teach the fundamentals. Join us for a week of fun and flexibility!

    Cost: $230
  • Meske Football Camp

    Dates: June 19-23
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 1-5
    Director: David Meske, Webb athletic director and head football coach

    It’s football time at Camp Webb! Coach Meske and his staff will guide campers through all the basics of beginning football while keeping in mind that each child is unique and develops at his/her own pace. This program stresses lessons of value that reach far beyond the playing field, such as: self-discipline, teamwork, concentration, friendship, and leadership. This camp is non-contact, but hard work. Campers will need to bring cleats.

    Cost: $230
  • Spartan Spirit Cheer and Dance

    Dates: July 10-14
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Girls entering grades 3-6
    Director: Susie Norris, Webb varsity cheer and dance coach

    Go, Green, Go! Get the full Spartan Spirit experience during this week of learning the basics of being on both a cheer squad and a dance team. Coach Norris has 20 years of coaching experience; she is an NCA instructor and has choreographed for school, Allstar and college programs. The camp day will be filled with cheers, stunts, dances, tumbling, technical class, hip-hop, jazz, pom, sign-making, and teamwork activities. The week will culminate with a pep rally for the rest of Camp Webb. This camp is great preparation for someone interested in cheering and dancing in middle school.

    Cost: $225
  • Tennis Camp

    Dates: Session I: June 5-9; Session II: June 12-16; Session III: June 19-23; Session IV: June 26-30; Session V: July 10-14; Session VI: July 17-21; Session VII: July 24-28; Session VIII: July 31-August 4
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Entering grades 1-7
    Director: Jimmy Pitkanen, Webb head varsity tennis coach

    Camp Webb Tennis Camp provides instruction for beginners through tournament-level players. Campers focus on individual skill instruction, point development and match play. Players are grouped according to skill level and age. Coach Pitkanen and his staff will lead campers through an exciting and rewarding week.

    Cost:
    $225
  • Volleyball Camp

    Dates: July 24-28
    Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages: Girls entering grades 5-8
    Director: Deidre Keeble, local private coach

    Campers are trained on the fundamentals of volleyball, including spiking, serving and passing. Team concepts will also be incorporated into individual skills training. Coach Keeble along with Webb’s State Championship coaches will teach campers to apply the skills acquired in games and competitions during all five days of this camp. This is a great opportunity to learn and to continue to develop the fundamentals of volleyball within a fun and encouraging atmosphere.

    Cost: $225
  • Webb Basketball Camp

    Dates: July 17-21
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Boys entering grades 6-8
    Director: Ricky Norris, Webb Upper School dean of students and head varsity boys basketball coach

    Webb Basketball Camp has been recognized as one of the best basketball fundamentals camps in the area. Camp enrollment is limited to achieve a 1:8 coach-to-player ratio. Players learn individual drills that will enhance performance. Campers of all skill levels are encouraged to attend; however, participants should have a serious desire to become better basketball players.

    Cost: $230
  • Webb Spartan Basketball Camp

    Dates: June 19-23
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 3-8
    Directors: Shelley Collier, Webb head varsity girls basketball coach and Webb assistant athletic director, and the Lady Spartan coaching staff

    Back again for another year, this popular camp features exciting guest appearances. Basic skills and fundamentals will be taught, including shooting technique, ball handling, passing and catching, footwork, and defense. Offensive skills for post and guard positions are emphasized as well. Lady Spartan players will assist; they’re great role models and will entertain the campers with skits as well. Mark your calendar for this week of basketball – “Where learning is fun and winning is in the details.”

    Cost: $225
  • Wild World of Sports

    Dates: June 12-16
    Time:
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Ages:
    Entering grades 2-6
    Directors: Jay Moore, Webb Middle School P.E. teacher, and David Meske, Webb athletic director and head football coach

    Do you love playing sports? How about a whole week of all sports, all day? More play, less talk! Sports will include football, basketball, battleball, soccer, badminton, and more! Campers will review fundamentals and then participate in tournament play. Staff will emphasize sportsmanship, teamwork and cooperation. Appropriate athletic clothes and footwear are required. Sports equipment will be provided.

    Cost:
    $225
Lunch:
Tired of getting up every morning and throwing together lunches in a lunch box? We provide lunch and it’s included in the cost of all camps! Campers and staff cool off together in the cafeteria and enjoy a nutritious, hot lunch. We also offer a salad bar, fresh fruit, and the trusty peanut butter and jelly sandwich. In addition, we are a “nut-aware” camp, and work with families when children have specific allergic conditions.

Nurse:
A nurse is on site and available every day of the Camp Webb season. Our nurse will call you if your camper comes to visit and requires more than minor medical attention. The nurse is here to dispense medication when required, provide first-level health care if needed, and TLC all the time! Our ultimate goal is to be proactive and to practice prevention by safeguarding against accidents and illness as much as possible.
 
Extended Camp Day Options - Aftercare:
Campers who cannot be picked up at the end of their camps may stay for extended supervision for an additional charge. Aftercare provides a variety of activities for campers during their afternoon time. Campers are put into groups according to grade and enjoy a rotation of varied activities including sports, arts & crafts, and more!

TIME: 2:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

COST: $20/day or $50/week