CA Experience

CA Experience is BACK with Summer Camps! 

CA SUMMER EXPERIENCE
The CA Experience provides students with opportunities to take part in teacher led classes/activities in the summer. Classes include but are not limited to fine arts, athletics, academics, etc. Each class varies in the length of time it is offered and in the cost of the program. 

**All registration will take place on Marketplace.  To register click here.

CA Creative Writing Camp by: Melinda Slaughter

This workshop is designed for the young writer who wants to strengthen their voice. We will explore poetry, fiction, and narratives. Through this workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of storytelling and have the opportunity to receive peer and teacher feedback on their writing. At the end of this workshop, students will work together to publish a literary magazine to share with family and friends.  Campers will need to bring a snack and their lunch.

Ages: 10-14

Dates: June 6-10, Monday – Friday from 8:00AM – 3:00PM

Minimum number of students: 3

Maximum number of students: 10

Cost of camp: $125


CA Lost Island STEM Challenge Camp by: Allison Price

Allison Price will lead your child on an adventure! Stranded on a desert island, you must use clues and only what you have available to solve daily challenges in order to survive! Campers will be immersed into a story of problem solving through S.T.E.M. activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Each day will bring new challenges to overcome in order to “escape.”

Ages: 10-13

Dates: June 6-10, Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM 

Minimum number of students: 8

Maximum number of students: 20

Cost of camp- $125


CA Lower School Drama Camp by: Michelle Malkowski

Want your chance to be in the spotlight? Here it is! Come be a part of the Lower School Drama Club. During our summer camp we will practice and rehearse short skits each day. We will learn about stage presence, stage setup, and much more!

Ages: 6-10

Dates: June 13-17, Monday – Friday from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Minimum number of students: 8

Maximum number of students: 24

Cost of camp- $125


Volleyball Camp by: Lauren Johnson

Come experience volleyball in the best way for younger kids. Middle School Assistant Volleyball Coach Johnson will help with basic fundamentals, fun games, and drills for the younger grade levels. This will help build basic foundational skills and help with teamwork/group bonding. This will be a great experience for all who are interested in playing volleyball, or just come out to have a great time! Coach Johnson will provide a light snack, and water. 

Dates: June 13-16 from 12:00-3:00 PM

Ages: 7-11 

Cost: $150


CA Little Cougars Basketball Skills Camp by: Coach Charles Clark

This camp promises to be full of fun and energy. Coach Charles Clark, head girls’ basketball coach and his staff will lead the way. Campers will learn basic to advanced basketball skills and will improve their play through drills and games. This camp is open to all students in Clarksville between the ages of 5 and 11. Instructors will include players (past and current).

Ages: 5-11

Dates: June 20-23, Monday – Thursday from 8:00AM – 11:00AM

Minimum number of students: 10

Cost of Camp- $125


CA Youth Football Camp by: Coach Scott Murray

The Clarksville Academy Youth Football Camp will focus on the fundamental and technical aspects of football. Camp participants will engage in multiple position groups focusing on drills to develop sound fundamental football players. The camp will be presented by Clarksville Academy coaches and staff, all of whom have years of experience in training athletes to better perform on the field.

Ages: 6-14

Dates: June 20-22, Monday – Wednesday from (Registration 8:00AM – 9:00AM, camp 9:00AM – 12:00PM)

Maximum number of students: 100

Cost of camp- $175


CA Cougar-Casting Camp – An Introduction to Sports Broadcasting by: Justin Swallows

Cougar-Casting Camp is an introduction to the world of sports broadcasting. From scheduling and performing LIVE interviews to doing play-by-play segments for high school basketball and minor league baseball games students who enroll in this camp will get a from row perspective on what it takes to make a living behind a mic. Each day will begin with a featured speaker. Options for that include: Voice of the Nashville Predators – Pete Weber, Voice of the APSU Governors – Brian Rives, Titans Radio Executive Producer Rhett Bryan, 104.5 THE ZONE 3HL host Ron Slay, APSU Sports Broadcasting Instructor Barry Gresham, Radio Voice of the Tennessee Volunteers Bob Kesling, or WNSR SportsNight host George Plaster. We’ll serve lunch to our campers daily at around 11:30am. Then we’ll host a prep session from Noon-2. Three of the five afternoons will  include actual broadcast work for our campers. We’ll set them up with a headset and a digital record, giving them the opportunity to actually get some work on tape! On day five in the afternoon we’ll host a critique session giving campers the opportunity to get feedback on their work from actual industry pros.

Ages: 12-18

Dates: June 20-24, Monday – Friday from 9:00AM – 4:00PM (Wednesday will include an evening Nashville Sounds game)

Minimum number of students: 10

Maximum number of students:  20

Cost of camp: $350


CA Junior Cheer Camp by: Varsity Cheer

The CA Varsity Cheer Team is excited to welcome you to the CA Junior Cheer Team! Have fun meeting new friends, and enjoy working together, learning new cheers, chants, and dance routines. Receive instruction as well on improving flexibility, motions, and jump technique. Sign up today and become part of our CA Elite Cheer program!

Ages: 4-12

Dates: June 20-23, Monday – Thursday from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Minimum number of students: 10

Maximum number of students: 30

Cost of camp:  $150


CA Lego Camp by: Allison Price

Campers will be presented with various challenges which they must complete using only Legos! This camp will get campers’ creative juices flowing and allow them to express themselves through both design and language. Legos will be provided. Take a break from video games and come play with us, device-free!

Ages: 9-12

Date: June 20-23, Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM 

Minimum number of students: 6

Maximum number of students: 12

Cost of camp- $125


Summer Games with Coach Clark

Come join us for Clarksville Academy Summer Games, a first of its kind. Campers will participate in a variety of their favorite summer activities, including dodgeball, Speed Ball, Ultimate Football, Kickball, and much more! Be sure to wear athletic clothes and bring your competitive spirit! Games will be facilitated by Coach Charles Clark and Staff. Breaks and free time will be scheduled throughout the camp.

Ages: Incoming Kindergarten to 5th Grade

Date: June 27-30, Monday- Thursday 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Minimum number of students: 10
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Cost: $175


CA Bon Appetit! Experience by: Michelle Malkowski

Come explore the world of cooking. Learn basic cooking skills as well as how to prepare a 3-course meal. We will also learn how to set a table and social etiquette. 

Ages: 10-15

Dates: June 27-July 1, Monday – Friday from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Minimum number of students: 6

Maximum number of students: 12

Cost of camp- $250


CA Junior Art Camp by: Shelley Holt

Students will explore drawing and painting with different mediums. Each student will receive graphite pencils, blending stumps, a sanding block, and a pencil pouch to keep.  

Day 1: Drawing techniques and tutorials with graphite pencils

Day 2: Drawing and painting with soft pastels

Day 3: Painting with watercolors &  watercolor pens. 

Day 4: Students may choose graphite, soft pastel, or watercolor.

Ages: 5-12

Dates: July 11-14, Monday – Thursday from 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM 

Minimum number of students: 4

Maximum number of students: 10

Cost of camp- $115


CA Jumpstart Pre-K by: Shelley Holt

Experience the wonders of Pre-K as we celebrate summer with stories, center activities, crafts, and lots of classroom fun! This is a great opportunity to make new friends and preview the CA Pre-K experience, classroom, and teachers. We will end our week with a special water play day!

**Please note students must be enrolled for CA Pre-K for fall of 2022.

Ages: 4-5

Dates: July 11-14, Monday – Thursday from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM 

Minimum number of students: 5

Maximum number of students: 20

Cost of camp- $115


Harry Potter Wizarding Camp  by: Catherine Shea
Your Hogwarts letter has arrived! Students will focus on all things Harry Potter and different books in the series each day. The week will be filled with wand-making, novel-related crafts, a variety of wizard treats, Harry Potter trivia, a Sorcerer’s Stone challenge, a Horcrux scavenger hunt, and much more. Be ready to dive into the wonderful wizarding world!

Ages: 8-11

Dates:  July 11-14, Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM -NOON

Minimum number of students: 5

Maximum number of students:12

Cost: $150


CA Strategic Thinking Skills & Games Camp by: Allison Price

Students will enjoy challenging each other in a variety of card games and board games. Games range from Uno and Phase 10 to Connect 4 and Battleship to Scrabble and more! Students must use strategic thinking skills in order to claim victory! Take a break from the heat and the screen to come play with us, device-free!

Ages: 9-12

Dates: June 13-16, Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Minimum number of students: 6

Maximum number of students: 12

Cost of camp- $100


CA Full-day Art Camp by: Shelley Holt

Students will explore drawing and painting with different mediums. Each student will receive graphite pencils, blending stumps, sanding blocks, and a pencil pouch to keep. All students need to pack lunch. Monday through Wednesday, Mrs. Holt will provide pizza for lunch on Thursday. Each day we will spend the morning with techniques and instruction. In the afternoons, the students may work on individual projects.

Day 1: Drawing techniques and tutorials with graphite pencils

Day 2: Drawing and painting with soft pastels

Day 3: Painting with watercolors &  watercolor pens. Make a ceramic tile with alcohol or acrylic paint markers.

Day 4: Students may choose graphite, soft pastel, or watercolor.

Ages: 7-17

Date: July 18-21, Monday – Thursday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

Minimum number of students: 5

Maximum number of students: 12

Cost of camp- $150


CA Half-day Art Camp by: Shelley Holt

Students will explore drawing and painting with different mediums. Each student will receive graphite pencils, blending stumps, a sanding block, and a pencil pouch to keep. We will spend the morning with techniques and instruction. 

Day 1: Drawing techniques and tutorials with graphite pencils

Day 2: Drawing and painting with soft pastels

Day 3: Painting with watercolors &  watercolor pens. Make a ceramic tile with alcohol or acrylic paint markers.

Day 4: Students may choose graphite, soft pastel, or watercolor.

Ages: 7-17

Dates: July 18-21, Monday – Thursday from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM 

Maximum number of students: 12

Cost of camp- $115


CA Jump Start Kindergarten by: Julie Miller & Diana Samuels

This camp will give your child an experience of what part of a Kindergarten day could be. Those first day jitters can be overwhelming and sometimes a little scary. This camp is offered to students already enrolled in CA’s Kindergarten program for the 2022-2023 school year, in order to make the first days more comfortable. Students will spend time with each teacher in order to become more familiar with our Kindergarten teachers. The campers will have activities in the Kindergarten classrooms and become comfortable with the activity centers and learning areas in the room. Campers will explore learning through center activities, iPads, and creative play. This will give these students a head start as they transition to Kindergarten.

**Please note that campers must be enrolled in CA’s Kindergarten class for Fall of 2022 to register for this camp.

Age: CA Kindergarten Students

Dates: July 18-21, Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 11:30 PM 

Minimum number of students: 12

Maximum number of students: 24

Cost of camp- $125


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