Looking for something fun to do this summer?

Sign up for a Stallion Camp (or two!)

Our camps are a great way to meet new friends while improving your skills, whether it is in the classroom or on the athletic field. Check out the camps taking place this summer at SFDHS!

 


Sign up for two or more camps and receive a 15% discount! 

SPEND THE ENTIRE DAY AT SFD!

St. Francis DeSales High School will offer a supervised meal break in our cafeteria for campers attending more than one session in a day.  Meal times are from 12-1 and 4-5. Campers are to bring their own meal.


Dates, times and ages required for each camp are listed below. Camp information is also available for review on the online registration form.  

All four day camps are $75 per session and two day camps are $50 per session. There is a 15% discount for INDIVIDUALS that register for more than one camp.

Please contact the Admissions Office, at 614-265-3380, with questions.

SFD Summer Camps Calendar   

Scroll down page to view specific details for each camp.

June

Academic Camps

June
18-21

1PM - 4PM

Hand Built Ceramics
(Grades 5-9)

June
25-28

1PM - 4PM

Shine:  Art & Yoga
(Grades 5-9)

 


Athletic Camps

June
18-21

9AM - 12PM

Baseball
(Grades 4-9)

Girls Basketball II
(Grades 7-9)

Softball Skills I
(Grades 1-7)

1PM - 4PM

Girls Basketball I
(Grades 1-6)

Softball Skills II:  MS
(Grades 8-9)

 

June
25-28

9AM - 12PM

Boys Basketball I
(Grades 3-5)

Boys/Girls Tennis
(Grades 4-9)

1PM - 4PM

Boys Basketball II
(Grades 6-8)

5PM - 8PM

Boys Lacrosse
(Grades 4-9)

Girls Lacrosse
(Grades 4-9)

5PM - 8PM

Girls Golf*
(Grades 6-8)


July

Academic Camps

July
9-12

1PM - 4PM

Photoshop/
Graphic Design*

(Grades 5-9)
*CAMP IS FULL

Get Psyched!
(Grades 7-9)

July
16-19

1PM - 4PM

Middle School Math Tuneup
(Grades 6-9)


Athletic Camps

July
9-12

9AM - 12PM

Cheerleading
(Grades 1-8)

Football
(Grades 1-8)

1PM - 4PM

Track and Field Camp:  Speed & Agility
(Grades 3-9)

5PM - 8PM

Girls Soccer
(Grades 1-8)

July
16-19

9AM - 12PM

Boys Soccer
(Grades 1-8)

1PM - 4PM

Track and Field Camp:  Endurance
(Grades 3-9)

 

July
23-26

9AM - 12PM

Girls Volleyball I
(Grades 4-6)

Wrestling
(Grades 1-6)

1PM - 4PM

Girls Volleyball II
(Grades 7-9)


Academic Camp Descriptions

All four day camps are $75 per session and two day camps are $50 per session. There is a 15% discount for INDIVIDUALS that register for more than one camp.

EXPLORING PHOTOSHOP/GRAPHIC DESIGN
REGISTRATION CLOSED - CAMP IS FULL

July 9 - 12
Grades 5-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Develop and improve your graphic design skills while working with professional design tools, such as Adobe® Photoshop® and Adobe® Illustrator® in our newly remodeled Apple art lab.  This four day program is designed for young artists seeking to strengthen and enhance their art and design skills.

GET PSYCHED!

July 9 - 12
Grades 7-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Led by SFDHS Psychology teacher, Trent Sheumaker, Get Psyched! campers learn more about the principles of psychology and how it affects everyday life.  Campers will get hands-on experiences through mini-experiments, demonstrations and simulations that introduce them to the field of psychology in a fun, challenging, and engaging environment.

 

HAND BUILT CERAMICS

June 18 - 21
Grades 5-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Students will learn traditional hand building clay techniques such as pinch, coil and slab to create sculptural projects. Using their creativity, they will be prompted to think about nature, storytelling, imaginative creatures and their homes. Once built and dried, students will learn painting techniques to create detail using glazes and underglazes. Pieces will be then be fired and available for pick up the following week.

MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TUNEUP

July 16 - 19
Grade 7-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Middle School Math Tuneup is designed to get students actively engaged in using, appreciating and understanding mathematics. Through games and hands-on activities campers will deepen their understanding of mathematical operations and processes. A perfect tuneup for the start of the new year!

 

SHINE:  ART & YOGA

June 25 - 28
Grades 5-9Grades 5-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Shine campers will begin their day with a full hour of a mindful yoga practice focusing on poses, breathing exercises and relaxation in savasana.  Our practice will be followed with a homemade healthy snack and transition into a creative art project that will reflect on mindfulness, self respect, respect for others, wellness, fun and our daily theme. Girls will build confidence, strength, balance and focus in this stress free, fun, collaborative environment.

 

Athletic Camp Descriptions

All four day camps are $75 per session and two day camps are $50 per session. There is a 15% discount for INDIVIDUALS that register for more than one camp.

BASEBALL

June 18 - 21
Grades 4-9
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Baseball players will receive group and individual instruction on all skill aspects of the game from St. Francis DeSales coaching staff and current players.  No prior baseball training needed. 
Optional items to bring: bat, glove, helmet, water bottle.  

BOYS BASKETBALL

Boys Basketball I  
June 25 - 28

Grades 3-6
9:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Boys Basketball II
June 25 - 28

Grades 7-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Stallion basketball camp is a great opportunity to increase your overall basketball skill level and knowledge of the game. Not only will the DeSales coaching staff help you individually as a player on both ends of the court, but they will teach you to execute many of the same drills our varsity players use in order to master the key fundamentals of basketball.  In addition, campers will also compete in 1-on-1, 3-on-3, and 5-on-5 tournaments! 

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Girls Basketball I
June 18 - 21

Grades 1-6
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Girls Basketball II  
June 18 - 21

Grades 7-9
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Stallion basketball camp is a great opportunity to increase your overall basketball skill level and knowledge of the game. Not only will the DeSales coaching staff help you individually as a player on both ends of the court, but they will teach you to execute many of the same drills our varsity players use in order to master the key fundamentals of basketball.  In addition, campers will also compete in 1-on-1, 3-on-3, and 5-on-5 tournaments! 

CHEERLEADING

July 9 - 12
Grades 1-8
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come cheer with the Stallions!  All campers will learn motions, jumps, chants and a dance during this 4-day session led by the current DeSales Cheerleaders.  On the last day of camp, the girls will showcase their new skills in a team performance for family and friends.  We also invite the campers to cheer with the Varsity Football cheerleaders at a home game during the regular season!  *All campers are required to wear tennis shoes and encouraged to bring a water bottle.

 

ENDURANCE & CROSS COUNTRY

July 16 -19
Grades 3-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
*Boys and Girls

Our Endurance (Distance and Cross Country) camp focuses on building the complete runner. That focus includes training runs, work on dynamic drills, understanding the different types of workouts, and plenty more. You will spend time training with our Track & Field Distance and Cross Country runners.

FOOTBALL

July 9 - 12
Grades 1 - 8
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come spend a week with the coaching staff and players of St. Francis DeSales.  Campers will be instructed on basic fundamentals of offense, defense, and special teams by position.  "Heads up tackling" and other safety techniques will be emphasized.  They will also participate in games, competitions, as well as a Stallion Football league.  Attendees will receive a SFD Football highlight video, a t-shirt, and a Rib Dinner!  Come join the finest football camp experience in Central Ohio.

BOYS LACROSSE

June 25 - 28
Grades 4 - 9
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

With a focus on the youth game, the boys lacrosse camp will focus on the fundamentals to build their game. With new drills, games, and skills, the boys will learn how to have fun while building skill.

GIRLS GOLF

June 25 - 28
Grades 6 - 8
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Held at NorthStar Golf Club and Westerville Mini-Golf 

 

GIRLS LACROSSE

June 25 - 28
Grades 4 - 9
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Organized drills for the beginner to the more advanced players.  Emphasis of camp will be teaching rules of the game while having fun playing lacrosse and building confidence.  Campers are required to bring a lacrosse stick, goggles, and mouth piece. 

BOYS SOCCER

July 16 - 19
Grades 1-8
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Technical and individual skills instruction in a fun atmosphere.  Small sided games where technical skills meet game like conditions.  Having fun while learning.  Bring ball and water. 

GIRLS SOCCER

July 9 - 12
Grades 1-8
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Campers will build their soccer skills and knowledge during the week with a different soccer focus each day.  Camp directors will bring lots of energy, fun and knowledge to camp each day to help your camper leave a better soccer player. *Shin guards are required.

SOFTBALL

Softball Skills I  
June 18-  21
Grades 1-7
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Softball II:  Middle School  
June 18 - 21
Grades 8-9
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM


The Stallion Softball Program is offering two camp sessions this summer.  The morning session will focus on individual skill development for players of all ages.  Players will be split into grade and skill appropriate groups.  Instruction will focus on infield and outfield positional play, as well as proper hitting and bunting technique. The afternoon session is an advanced session for middle school players preparing for competitive high school play.  Instruction will focus on defensive and offensive strategy.  Players in grades 6-9 that are interested in playing high school softball are encouraged to attend both sessions for a full day of training and fun!   

 

TRACK AND FIELD:  SPEED & AGILITY

July 9 - 12
Grades 3-9
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
*Boys and Girls

Our Speed camp focuses on the core skills in many sports; acceleration and running fast. Our athletes go back to track, football, soccer, basketball, baseball teams, and more with greater confidence, capability, and speed. Speed Camp athletes will learn techniques, workouts, drills, and injury prevention routines that we use in our SFD Track & Field program

BOYS/GIRLS TENNIS

June 25 - 28
Grades 4-9
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Campers will learn tennis techniques from beginners to advanced in a fun, positive atmosphere. Open to both boys and girls. Wear tennis shoes and bring a racket. Campers will participate in a variety of activities and competitions, and you may even be lucky enough to win a prize!

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

Girls Volleyball I  
July 23 - 26

Grades 4-6
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Girls Volleyball II  
July 23 - 26

Grades 7-9
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Four days of intense instruction from coaching staff and DeSales players.  Daily focus on a specific skill set, with game play at the end of each session. Fast pace with lots of fun!

WRESTLING

Wrestling I  
July 23 - 26

Grades 1-6
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
 

Grades 1-6 Camp Teaches fundamentals of wrestling, including proper stretching, tumbling, stance, shots, and the top/bottom position. Two games per session! Fun will be had by all who attend! Please bring wrestling shoes (or socks) and a water bottle.