The First Independent STEAM School in Orange County, CA
Serving Early Childhood to 8th Grade

Summer Programs 2018

Let's STEAM into Summer

Entering Kindergarten-8th Grade

July 9 - August 3, 2018

students in kitchen



St. John's Summer School programs offer an ideal blend of enrichment and academic preparation classes in a fun and engaging environment. Courses are aligned with STEAM and offer a variety of innovative learning opportunities to kick off a successful 2018 – 2019 school year. We serve students who are entering Kindergarten through 8th grade, with a variety of schedules available. Please click on the links below to learn more about our programs. For additional information please contact Susan Cervantes.


JumpStart Kindergarten Summer Program

Students entering Kindergarten

Let’s STEAM into summer by helping students prepare for a successful Kindergarten school year by joining the fun in Jumpstart Kindergarten. Each day, students will participate in fun, grade appropriate activities in an interactive Kindergarten classroom environment with the guidance of their skilled teachers.Hands-on readiness experiences prepare students for an exciting year.

Each week students will focus on a different exciting theme that will engage them in the learning process in a meaningful way, while introducing classroom expectations and behaviors for Kindergarten.Early registration is encouraged for this popular summer offering. Jumpstart Kindergarten is $195 for each weekly session, with a non-refundable $50 registration fee.

The hours of Jumpstart Kindergarten are 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., with the option for an extended day schedule: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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Elementary and Middle Division Summer Program

Students entering 1st-8th Grade

Summer Session 2018 offers engaging academic and enrichment courses suited to students entering 1st through 8th Grade. Families select classes from an array of exciting options to best match their children’s individual interests and needs. Summer Session students will enjoy additional opportunities for innovation beyond their regular classrooms. Students attend three classes from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., rotating among classrooms according to their customized schedules. There are also options for an extended day schedule: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Classes are $65 each period. Additional materials fee vary for classes.

English Immersion Summer Program

Students Ages 7-13 Years Old

Students in this program will choose three of our popular classes that include robotics, athletics fun and games, yoga, cooking, studio art, and craft makers. Students rotate among classrooms according to their customized schedules. Early registration is encouraged to allow for preferred selection of courses. Space in this specialized program is limited. Please be advised that classes with low enrollment are subject to cancellation. If a class is canceled, you will be contacted to select from a list of alternatives.

The program fee for three classes is $345 per week. This covers tuition, registration, insurance, class materials, and an aide. If your child is withdrawn prior to two weeks before the classes begin, you will be given a refund for the classes. Any refunds due will be issued after the end of the session. Classes are from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. , with options for an Extended Day Schedule:8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Class Descriptions

English Immersion Summer Program

Cardinal Camp

8 Weeks Old-Students entering Pre-K

July 2 - August 10, 2018
Half day: 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Full day: 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Weekly themes will engage children in hands-on explorations in a fun and engaging environment. Our nurturing teachers and assistants provide an experience that creates fun-filled summer days for your child. Please contact Susie Canchola for any questions.

Cardinal Camp 2018

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Summer Sports Camps

July 16 - August 24, 2018

Camps are available for students entering K-8. Please register below. Contact Coach Winn if you have any questions.

Boys' Basketball (Grades 5-8) July 16-20

Basketball camps stress individual ball-handling, passing, and shooting skills as well as offensive and defensive team concepts. Cost: $195.00 per week. Camp cost includes t-shirt and drinks. Camps will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in our gym.

Co-ed Volleyball (Grades 4-8) July 23-27

Enjoy a week of fun as you learn the fundamentals of volleyball. We will use competitive exercises and game-like situations to make you a great volleyball player. This camp will provide a terrific knowledge base for anyone just starting to play the game and prepare players for the demands of more advanced volleyball. Cost: $195.00 per week. Camp cost includes t-shirt and drinks. Camps will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in our gym.

Co-ed Soccer (Grades K-8) July 30-Aug 3 (Registration off-site)

LA Galaxy Orange County is the official Alliance Club of MLS's most successful franchise, the LA Galaxy! This summer LA Galaxy OC will be coming to St John's to run a soccer camp for boys and girls of any ability level from 6 to 14 years of age. Come see why LA Galaxy OC were the Parenting OC's 2017 Readers' Choice Award winner for Best Soccer Camp in Orange County! Cost is $150. Camp will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Reuland Field (St. John’s). Register at

Boys' Flag Football (Grades 5-8) Aug 20-24

Camp is geared towards developing and refining basic skills which will lead to successful team play. Offensive and defensive formations and alignments, pass routes, agility drills, and proper blocking and flag pulling techniques will be emphasized. This camp creates a great opportunity for the coaches to get to know the students and for the students to get to know their potential teammates. Cost is $195.00. Camp cost includes t-shirt and drinks. Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on our field.