Seven unique programs and camps for boys and girls ages 3 - 18

Registration Opens February 1, 2020


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.

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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.)

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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.

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Serra Swim School

Children ages 3-17 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.

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Wrestling Clinics

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.

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Serra Tech Camp

Our tech camp, run by TechLX, is returning this summer with a variety of new options. Open to boys and girls entering grades 5 through 8, our Tech Camp turns a love of gaming into learning! Students will create remote controlled robotics, design and print 3D projects and learn coding with Javascript. Afternoon sessions are available.  


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Middle School Program

We're happy to bring back our Middle School Program to Summer at Serra

Our program has been completely reimagined and now offers a series of week-long enrichment courses in topics that range from Cooking with Chef Ignacio to Cell Phone Photography, to Art. The classes are from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Students take three, 55 minute-long courses. These courses can be paired with Serra Sports and Rec Camp, Tech Camp or Next Level camps to make a full day of fun and learning on Serra's campus. Courses are $92/week. (Morning extended care is also available.) 

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Serra Summer School

Summer school offers academic and enrichment courses for middle, 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.

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Next Level
Sports Camps

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.

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Plus . . . full-day options for all-day fun

Our programs can be combined to make full-day options for younger students. See offerings below. Questions? Just ask! Email Summer at Serra here.

7:30 a.m.- 9 a.m.

Extended Care

9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Academic Classes (Gr 6-8 only)
Sports and Rec Camp (morning session)
Next Level Camps (morning session 10:30 a.m-12:30 p.m.)

Theatre Camp (all day)

12 p.m.- 1 p.m.

Lunch break Lunch break
1 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Tech Camp (Gr 6-8 only)
Sports and Rec Camp (afternoon session)
Next Level Camps afternoon session (1:30 p.m.-4 p.m.)

Theatre Camp (all day)
4 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. Extended Care Extended Care