Nine unique programs and camps for boys and girls ages 3 - 18
Serra Theatre Camp
Attend morning workshops in acting, dance, singing, and technical theatre. Spend afternoons rehearsing for a major musical production that will culminate in a public performance at the end of the camp session. Serra’s Theatre Camp is open to students ages 12-18. Aspiring singers, dancers, actors, and stage crafters will hone their skills under the direction of Tri-School Productions’ staff of professionals. Tri-School Productions is the renowned theatre company of Serra, Mercy, and Notre Dame High Schools.
Serra Children's Sports and Recreation Camp
Celebrating its 46th year of summer fun in San Mateo, Serra’s Sports and Recreation Camp includes arts and crafts, games and sports skills, swimming, and Camp Olympics for boys and girls entering grades 1-7. Activities promote individual creativity and fitness while encouraging development of social skills. Campers are grouped by grade. High school and college-aged counselors and adult supervisors provide guidance and support, and make the camp experience a memorable one. (Both morning and afternoon extended care is also available.)
Serra Swim School
Children ages 3-14 learn skills to become safe and happy life-long swimmers under the guidance of a dedicated, Red Cross certified staff. Small-group and private lessons are available at Serra’s state-of-the-art Aquatics Center.
Golden State Aquatics Camps brings over 30 years of professional aquatics coaching to its competitive swimming and water polo teams. Summer swim teams for boys and girls ages 5-18 compete against other San Mateo-area teams; swimmers focus on four different strokes of competitive swimming plus starts and turns. Water polo teams compete in tournaments throughout Northern California. Boys and girls ages 8-18—with skill levels from beginner through advanced—are grouped by age for team play that takes their game to a higher level. For more information, contact Bob Greene.
Peninsula Wrestling Clinics, open to boys and girls entering grades 5-12, provide an introduction to and instruction on the sport of wrestling. Clinics focus on basic and advanced folk-style wrestling techniques under the direction of Serra’s varsity wrestling coach, Mike Klobuchar, whose Padres brought home consecutive WCAL championships in 2016 and 2017. Dominic Kastl, a 4-year CalPoly wrestler and PAC 12 champion, is the lead clinician. Three clinics will be offered, and space is limited.
|CLICK HERE FOR 2018 SUMMER CLINIC INFORMATION||INFORMATION ON THE PENINSULA WRESTLING CLUB|
New this Summer!
Serra Tech Camp
Open to boys and girls entering grades 5 through 8, Serra’s new Tech Camp turns a love of gaming into learning! Students will develop original games for their phones, tablets and desktop computers using Construct, a 2D game engine. Tech Camp at Serra is powered by TechLX technology education professionals who are assisted by tech-savvy high school students. Afternoon sessions are available.
Plus . . . full-day options for all-day fun
Looking for a full-day of fun? Summer at Serra offers a number of options. Each includes a supervised lunch break, and morning and afternoon extended care is available at an additional cost (for campers entering grades 1-8). Check out each of the programs for more information. Questions? Just ask! email Summer at Serra here.
|Full-day Sports and Rec Camp||Boy and girls entering grades 1-7|
|Full-day Tech Camp||Boys and girls entering grades 5-8|
|Half-day Sports and Rec Camp|
|Boys and girls entering grades 5-7|
|Full-day Theatre Camp||Boys and girls ages 12-18|
|All-day All Access Next Level Football and Sports Conditioning Camp||Boys entering grades 2-9 (note this camp has a 10:30 a.m. start time)|
Serra Summer School
Summer school offers academic and enrichment courses for pre-high and high school students. Open to boys and girls from both public and private schools, Serra’s summer campus is a relaxed, supportive environment in which to learn. Most teachers are Serra faculty members who bring a real Padre spirit to summer classrooms. Our guest faculty, who come from local high schools, bring their unique skills and experiences to our summer program.
Padre Rowing Camp
Padre Rowing Camp is an introduction to competitive high school sweep rowing designed for prospective student-athletes with little or no experience in the sport. Campers will be introduced to both technical and physical elements of the sport, beginning on the indoor rowing machine and progressing to 8-man shells on the water.
Dates: July 9-27 (Three, one-week camps)
8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Next Level Sports Camps, powered by Serra's championship coaches, build confidence and sportsmanship in young athletes. Football, baseball, basketball, and speed, strength, and conditioning camps are open to boys entering grades 2–9.