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For: Girls and Boys ages 7 – 14

Dates:  June 13– August 5, 2022

Summer Blast, Rutgers Preparatory School’s premier summer camp program, provides an exciting opportunity for children to participate in a wide variety of activities. These activities, led by a caring and energetic staff, will encourage sportsmanship, cooperation, healthy competition, self-awareness, and positive self-esteem.

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For: Children ages 3 – 6

Dates:  Mondays through Fridays, June 13 – August 19, 2022

We are pleased to offer morning or full day sessions of the RPS MiniBlast Camp to our enthusiastic, energetic, and curious young friends. Our camp helps to establish self-confidence and a positive attitude toward friendships and new explorations. Every child’s camping experience should be positive, fun, and safe.

Our counselors provide opportunities for campers to accomplish meaningful camp experiences through arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor play, cooking, explorations, water play, science experiments, singing, dancing, group games, special guests, and more! What a fun and dynamic way to spend one week or the entire summer!

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For: Ages 7 – 17

Dates:  weeks of June 20 – August 8, 2022

The tennis program is open to all age ranges and skill levels. The two, three, and four week programs are an excellent way to improve your game in all areas as well as meet new tennis partners. Each camper will be evaluated and placed into an instructional group according to his or her ability level. The ultimate way to improve your tennis game is to attend a four to twelve day, intensive program.

A Quick-Start Tennis program for 10 and under is also offered.

Click here for more information about Ed Ransom's Junior Tennis Camp

For: Students entering grades 3 – 6

Dates:
July 5 – July 8
and/or
July 11 – July 15
and/or
August 8 – August 12

Students will explore with a variety of mixed media including Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, & Tie-Dye. We will explore nature and create art from items found outdoors, tie-dye t-shirts, learn and paint with watercolors, explore different drawing techniques and play with color and more... These camps are designed to get those creative juices flowing and have the students explore through the arts.

Click here for more information about Exploring the Arts Camp

For: Students entering First Grade

Dates:
July 18 – July 22
and/or
August 15 – August 19

Join us for a week-long, fun and enriching learning experience for those students getting ready to enter First Grade in September 2022. We will be focusing on reading and math readiness while providing exciting, age-appropriate social play. Prevent the “summer slide” and give your child an opportunity to brush up on skills needed for first grade. 

Taught by 2 experienced Kindergarten teachers, we will provide individualized, small group instruction in a hands-on, experiential learning environment.

Maximum 12 students so enroll soon.

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For: Boys and girls entering grades 2 – 9*
Note: The combined boys and girls camp will run from July 25 – July 28. The boys only camp will run from August 15 – August 18.

Dates:
(Boys and girls combined) July 25 – July 28 (rain date Friday, July 29)
and/or
(Boys only) August 15 – August 18 (rain date Friday, August 19)

Garden State Lacrosse Camp teaches a breed of lacrosse that is equally beneficial to the athlete regardless of his or her natural ability. What we teach is straightforward and makes sense. The skills we teach are applicable to every level of lacrosse, from youth game up through college. MAXIMIZING EFFICIENCY is the cornerstone of our teaching; whether we are working on footwork, stick skills, or the mental aspect of the game. Let us help you grow your game at Garden State Lacrosse Camp.

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For: Ages 6 – 15

Dates:
July 5 – August 19, 2022

International Ivy promotes creativity and hands-on learning for students between the age of 6-15 in subjects such as Computer Programming, Video Game Creation, Roblox Game Design, Minecraft, Drone Programming, Robotics, Engineering, Science, Math, Business, Language Arts, Visual Arts, Humanities and more. All classes are weekly, Monday to Friday, between July 5 and August 19. Families can enroll for one week or multiple weeks, full-day or half-day. All classes will take place on the Rutgers Preparatory School Campus in Somerset, NJ. 

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For: Students entering 9th-12th grade

Dates: August 8 – August 12

Players entering 9th through 12th grade only. A full week of intensive, motivating, and challenging training to prepare players for the High School Season! Stay sharp with your technique with pressurized technical training, and develop a higher level of tactical understanding through a unique combination of functional/tactical training and video performance analysis. The camp also incorporates soccer-specific conditioning and speed-agility work, to ensure players are at optimal physical condition at the end of the week.

Click here for more information about Maestro Soccer High School Prep Camp

For: Students entering grades 5-8

Dates: August 8 – August 12

Players entering 5th through 8th grade only. A full week of intensive, motivating, and challenging training to prepare players for the Middle School Season! Stay sharp with your technique with pressurized technical training, and develop a higher level of tactical understanding through a unique combination of functional/tactical training and video performance analysis. The camp also incorporates soccer-specific conditioning and speed-agility work, to ensure players are at optimal physical condition at the end of the week.

Click here for more information about Maestro Soccer Middle School Prep Camp

For: Boys and girls ages 8 – 16

Dates: July 18 – July 22

All aspects of the game are coached to develop a "total soccer" experience for the player! Aimed at players of all levels. Our motivating and challenging curriculum will keep players sharp and focused during the summer months! A balanced and varied curriculum will improve both attacking and defensive aspects of the game, creating a "total" soccer player!

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For: Boys and girls ages 5 – 8

Dates:
July 25 – July 29
and/or
August 15 – August 19

Join us for a week of FUN, sport and activity at the Nike Sports Camp for Kids at Rutgers Prep School, Somerset NJ. This is a non-sport-specific camp that is geared toward building a foundation of techniques and skills that will help campers develop athletically. Campers will work on running, jumping, catching, throwing, kicking, dodging, balancing and playing, through fun practices and games.

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For: Boys and girls ages 9 – 14

Dates:
August 1 – August 5

Join us this summer for the Nike Sports Camps at Rutgers Preparatory School in Somerset, NJ. This camp is open to boys and girls, ages 9-14 of all abilities, and is an ideal camp for players looking to improve their game, learn, challenge themselves and have fun! This camp is run with a low coach to camper ratio, so each camper will enjoy an action-packed week where they'll develop new skills, refine their technique, and will leave camp a better player.

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For: ages 6 – 14

Dates: August 8 - August 12

This camp is available for both boys and girls.

Pulse Sports present best-in-class sport camps to children and teens at some of the finest facilities across the nation.

Pulse Basketball camps deliver unprecedented training environments for all abilities and skill levels. Finding the perfect balance of combining fun and engaging drills with high-intensity scrimmages, allows us to deliver the perfect program to our young athletes. Led by our professional basketball coaches, players will develop the skills needed to play the game of basketball while having fun doing so.

Recreational level players will learn the fundamentals of basketball, developing their passing, dribbling and shooting techniques.

Travel players will be exposed to more advanced drills, helping to not only develop the fundamentals of the game but also the tactical side.

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For: Boys and girls ages 5 – 14

Dates:
July 18 – July 22
and/or
August 1 - August 5

This camp is available for both boys and girls.

Pulse Sports presents best-in-class sport camps to children and teens at some of the finest facilities across the nation.

Pulse’s flagship Multi Sports camp is a must for children who are either new to playing sport or for the sports enthusiasts. Our Multi Sports camps, each with a different weekly theme, allow participants the opportunity to play and learn over 12 different sports across a fun-filled week of camp.

Sports typically played:

  • Baseball
  • Soccer
  • Lacrosse
  • Tennis
  • Cricket
  • Floor Hockey
  • Ultimate Frisbee and more
Click here for more information about Pulse Premier Multi Sports Camp

For: ages 6 – 14

Dates:
July 25 – July 29

Pulse Sports present best-in-class sport camps to children and teens at some of the finest facilities across the nation.

Pulse Soccer camps deliver unprecedented training environments for all abilities and skill levels. Finding the perfect balance of combining fun and engaging drills with high-intensity match play, allows us to deliver the perfect program to our young athletes. Led by our experienced coaches, participants will develop the skills needed to play the game of soccer whilst having lots of fun doing so!

Recreational level players will learn the fundamentals needed to become efficient soccer players, concentrating on their technical development such as passing, first touch, and shooting techniques.

Travel and academy players will learn more advanced technical skills while also working on the tactical side of the game. Players will develop both their decision-making abilities and game strategies in competitive match play situations.

Click here for more information about Pulse Premier Soccer Camp

For: Boys and girls ages 6 – 15

Dates: June 27 – July 1

Our soccer summer camp is available for boys and girls, ages 6-15, playing at all levels, from beginner to advanced. Players are evaluated on the first day and placed in reduced groups on age and ability which guarantees the quality of training sessions.

The soccer training program delivered at the Real Madrid Soccer Camps aims to let all participants express their full technical, tactical and physical potential no matter their skill level. Day by day they will learn to enhance their strengths and will be stimulated to understand their own weaknesses and how to work to overcome them.

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For: Boys and Girls entering grades 8 – 9

Dates: July 5 – July 9

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to train and compete with some of the best coaches, trainers, and players in the area. This training camp will get you ready for the high school basketball experience! 

RPS Elite Training Camp will feature:

  • Strength and Conditioning Sessions
  • Mobility and Flexibility Training
  • Basketball Skill Instruction
  • Video Analysis
  • Competitive Games and Contests
  • Special Guest Instructors
  • RPS Coaches and Student-Athletes
Click here for more information about RPS Basketball Elite Training Camp

For: Boys and Girls entering grades 3 – 9

Dates:
July 18 – July 22
and/or
August 1 – August 5

This action-packed week of basketball camp is designed to teach individuals how to improve their skills on their own. We will emphasize the skills and drills necessary to become a more efficient offensive player. Every camper will learn how to become a better 1 on 1 player, while also learning how to use those skills to enhance a team.

Emphasis: Ball-handling, footwork, proper mechanics, creating shots, 1 on 1 development.

Click here for more information about RPS Basketball Skill Development Camp

For: Students entering grades 6 – 8

Dates:
July 11-July 22 (Mondays-Fridays)

12 students max.

RPS MS Live is a two-week program where, teens will learn and refine their skills of improv, sketch comedy, and devising original work. The first week is spent practicing skills and creating new works. In week two we take those new works and create a one-act show to be performed on Friday night. Please bring snacks.

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For: Students entering grades 9 – 12

Dates:
July 25- August 5 (Mondays-Fridays)

12 students max.

RPS US Live is a two-week program where, teens will learn and refine their skills of improv, sketch comedy, and devising original work. The first week is spent practicing skills and creating new works. In week two we take those new works and create a one-act show to be performed on Friday night. Please bring snacks.

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For: Ages 7 – 14

Dates: 
Girls: July 11 – July 15
Girls: July 25 – July 29
Girls and Boys: August 15 – August 19

The goals of this camp are to provide a positive and enjoyable learning environment for the campers, provide extensive individual instruction and emphasize the importance of team concepts and sportsmanship. Individual skills are taught in all areas of the game including shooting, passing, ball handling, offensive moves, and defense.

Click here for more information about Summer Basketball Camps with Kristen Somogyi

For: Ages 6 – 14

Dates:
July 11 – July 14 (rain date Friday, July 15)
and/or
August 15 – August 18 (rain date Friday, August 19)

XTRA-Bases Baseball Camp is an instructional camp for boys ages 6 -14. This camp is led by former Franklin Township Little League President, Dave Hameier and Rutgers Prep Varsity Baseball Coach, Larry Santowasso. XTRA-Bases strives to teach fundamentals, enhance techniques and improve all-around skills in all aspects of baseball, thus making the campers’ experience fun, educational, and challenging. Lunch is included with enrollment.

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