Spend your summer at Hockaday!

Monthly Archives: July 2015

Wow! It has been a great summer here at Hockaday!! Today was our last day of camps. We are so thankful for each camper that joined us. We hope y’all enjoy the last few weeks of summer and have a fantastic new school year. Be on the lookout for us at the Camp Fair and for our postcards with information about next summer. We would love to see you again!

Pictures from the entire summer can be viewed here. Select the week that your camper attended and scroll through to find his or her program.



Today Steel City Pops joined us to celebrate a great summer! Our Math & Writing Institute campers and all of our counselors got to enjoy popsicles by the pond on our beautiful campus. We have loved having these middle and upper school campers in the first year of our Institute. We hope that they’ll join us again next year for new curriculum and exciting electives!

We will have lots of pictures of our Discover Day Camp, Creative Arts Camp, and Explorations campers in our gallery¬†tomorrow!! Check here to see pictures of all of the fun that they’ve been having.

Our Discover Day Camp and Creative Arts Camp had lots of fun outside today! Discover kids got to enjoy a bounce house and snow cones! Creative Arts Camp enjoyed Splash Day and playing on the playground. Don’t forget the Creative Arts Camp show coming up on Friday.

In our Math & Writing Institute for middle and upper school students, there was a math scavenger hunt. Students had to successfully solve a problem in order to move to the next clue. In the Art Class elective, students got to sit in the shade and sketch the pond and flowers. These older campers come from all over the metroplex to be a part of the Math & Writing Institute. It is awesome to see how our teachers can give them personalized curriculum to meet them where they’re at and to help them improve. These campers will surely be ready for an awesome school year!

To view all pictures from this week, click here. To see pictures from previous weeks, hover over the “Photo Galleries” button at the top and select your desired week from the dropdown menu!

Today was a fantastic day here at Summer at Hockaday. Check out the gallery here for fantastic pictures of Discover Day Camp, Creative Arts Camp, Pretty Please, Sew This, Magic Tree House, Coach Stewart Ball’s 7-on-7 Football Rocks, Tennis & Swim, Math & Writing Institute, and more.

Our 7-on-7 Football Rocks group ran some awesome flag football scrimmages today. Many of these campers stepped up to demonstrate leadership through play calling and integrity through their sportsmanship. We are proud of the progress they are making as team players and as athletes. Our Discover Day Camp had a Splash Day today! Our Creative Arts Campers enjoyed playing freeze dance. Our Pretty Please campers set up their table for a formal dinner and served each other soup. We’re looking forward to all of the fun that we will have the rest of this week!

Welcome to Week 7 of Summer at Hockaday! We are so glad that you are joining us for our last week of camps. If you’re interested in adding a new class for this week, it’s not too late. Click here for registration information. We will be posting pictures to our gallery throughout the week, so make sure to check back daily!

If you want your camper to get active this week, we have a great group in our 7-on-7 Football Rocks camp. For more information about what they do, click here. We also have Yoga and Tennis & Swim. If you want your camper to have fun in the science lab, check out our Up Up & Away class or Kids Chemistry. Summer is also a great time to brush up on some math and reading skills in programs like the Count Me in Math and Magic Tree House. And of course we have some just plain fun camps like Biking, Under the Sea, and Baking Delights. We hope you’ll check out these and many of our other programs for the remainder of this week.

Thank you for joining us for another great week at Summer at Hockaday! For pictures of all of the fun that we’ve been having, click here.

Next week is our last week of camp. It’s not too late to register. Click here for more information. We are looking forward to more Hawaiian themed fun in our Discover Day Camp next week. Our Creative Arts Campers will be performing their Circus act. And of course there will be many exciting activities in our Explorations camps and in our Math & Writing Institute. Until then, we hope that you have a great weekend!