Summer

Programs

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  • Cheer Camp: August 12, 5-8th Grade

    Click here to learn more and register!
  • (NOW FULL) All Skills Volleyball Camp: July 23-27, Ages 7-15

    All-skills camps are designed to improve the fundamental skills of volleyball: serving, passing, setting, attacking, blocking and individual defense. In addition, full day campers will work on team defense and offensive systems and compete in the afternoons.


    2018 VOLLEYBALL CAMPS at COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL
    PATRICK GYMNASIUM
     
    300 Park Road • Metairie • 70005
     
    Full Day Camp
    Cost: $200 (includes t-shirt and camp awards)
    After July 7 cost is $225
    Group Rate: $175 for groups of 7 or more
    (Applications & deposits must be mailed together)
    Times: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Ages: 7-15
    Deposit: $50 per person (non-refundable)
     
    Typical Full Day Daily Schedule
    • 9:00 – 9:45 am Stretch & warm-up
    • 9:45 – 10:45 am Individual skill instruction
    • 10:45 – 11:30 am Combination drills & competition within groups
    • 11:30 -12:30 pm Lunch
    • 12:30 – 12:45 pm Warm-up
    • 12:45 – 1:45 pm Training by position
    • 1:45 – 3:00 pm Competitive games
     
    Half Day Camp
    Cost: $150 (includes t-shirt)
    After July 15 cost is $175    
    Times: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Ages: 7-15


    ABOUT THE CAMP DIRECTORS:

    JULIE IBIETA
    • Country Day Volleyball Head Coach (6x State Champions!, Coach of the Year)
    • Former UNO and UNC Charlotte Head Coach
    • Former Assistant Coach at University of Kentucky
    • Former LSU All-SEC player, three SEC Champions and two Final Four appearances

    DANA CASTILLO LAUNEY
    • Country Day Volleyball JV Coach
    • Former UNO Head Coach
    • Former Assistant Coach at UNO, UNC Charlotte and SLU
    • Former LSU player, three SEC Champions and two Final Four appearances

    If you need any further information regarding our camps at Country Day, please contact us.

    Julie Ibieta
    (504) 849-3759 work

    Dana Castillo Launey
    (504) 849-3102 work


    View the Camp Flyer

    Mail your registration form along with payment to: 

    All Skills Volleyball Camp
    c/o Metairie Park Country Day School
    300 Park Road
    Metairie, LA 70005
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  • Learning to Learn in Middle School: July 30 - August 3, Grades 6-8

    LEARNING to LEARN - an introduction to study skills for middle school students
    Give your student an opportunity to gain skills, increase confidence, and reduce anxiety.


    Your child will also learn the value of recognizing and using his/her individual strengths and weaknesses to achieve academically.

    July 30 - August 3
    (Monday - Friday)
    9:00 – 11:00 am (second session now open)
    $150 per child
    limited enrollment

    Open to students entering Grades 6 - 8.

    Instructor:
    Kathy Brennan-Haug

    Eight years experience as an academic counselor, plus seven years experience classroom teacher and study skills instructor.

    Reserve a spot by registering: https://mpcds.campbrainregistration.com/.

    More information, download the flyer.


     
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  • Summer Academy for Incoming Freshmen: August 6-10

    Country Day Summer Academy 2018

    The 9th Grade Faculty will offer a one- week workshop focusing on classroom presentations and skills such as organization, time management, and essay writing. It will include an introduction to all subject areas. The workshop is open to incoming ninth graders and is particularly recommended for students new to Country Day. A moderate amount of follow-up work outside of class will be required. There will be a presentation for parents on the last day, Friday, August 12th. Details will be sent home.
     
    Dates:  Monday, August 6 - Friday, August 10
    Time:  9:00 am - 2:00 p.m.
    Location: TBA (we will meet in the Country Day Living Room on the first day)
    Cost:  $250
    Lunch will be provided on the last day; students should bring their own lunches Monday - Thursday.      
     
    Please email or mail the following registration information to the Jenny Irwin by July 25th.  
     
    Please make your payment available to Metairie Park Country Day School
    and mail to: 

                   Jenny Irwin/ Summer Academy
                   c/o Metairie Park Country Day School
                   300 Park Road
                   Metairie, LA 70005
     
    Payment is due by July 25. 

    Questions? Contact Jenny Irwin at jenny_irwin@mpcds.com
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Upcoming Summer Events

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Country Day offers a vast array of exciting academic, athletic, and artistic opportunities for children and adults over the course of the summer. Please review the information below from our 2018 summer and select a specific program that accommodates your needs and interests. We encourage you to check our page often as more fun summer activities are on the horizon!


300 Park Road, Metairie, LA 70005 (504) 837-5204
Established in 1929, Metairie Park Country Day School is a coed private school for New Orleans area students in early childhood through Grade 12. From the elementary grades through upper school, the care and cultivation of each child comes to life in our exciting academic program, creative arts, and competitive athletic offerings.