Admissions

Summer Camps & Classes

140+ Camps | Girls in rising grades 1-9

There is something for EVERY girl at DSHA Summer Cool!

Whether you prefer to spend your summer on the soccer field or with your nose in a book — or both! — DSHA has you covered with summer camp offerings created and designed with girls in mind.

Camp offerings can be found in the following categories:

Athletics  |  Drama  |  Faith  |  Leadership  |  
Music  |  Reading  |  STEM  |  Study Skills  |  Visual Arts  |  Wellness  |  Writing

Customize a Summer Cool Camp experience that works for you!

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  • 1. Choose your weeks

    Camp schedules by week can be found in the brochure on pgs. 9-14. 

    Sign up for one week of camp or come for the whole summer!

  • 2. Choose camps by grade level

    Camp descriptions are organized by grade level on pages 15-32 in the brochure. 

    Community Theatre Works is available for rising grades 5-12 (including boys!)

    Athletic camps for all grade levels can be found on pages 33-36 in the brochure.
  • 3. Choose camps by area of interest

    In the brochure, look for category icons next to the camp descriptions to find camps that suit your interests. 

    IMPORTANT: Similar camps offered during multiple weeks will be different each week. For example, the "Canvas Creations" camp offered during the red and the blue weeks will create different projects. For these camps, feel free to sign up for one or both!
  • All-day Summer Cool option

    We have all-day programming for all girls in rising grades 1-8 each day, each week of Summer Cool.   

    Students have the option to register for camp choices during each session of the day, for the entire day. This allows for students to be engaged in focused activities from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. for all six weeks of Summer Cool.

    A supervised lunchtime and short afternoon outdoor recess will allow campers to get outside for some fresh air, enhancing everyone's experience by engaging campers more fully.

    For those who are asking about Dasher Downtime, our expanded camps cover the whole day across rising grades 1-8, and are intentionally priced so that participating in a session of camp is less than, or equal to the cost of five days of Dasher Downtime from the past several years.  
  • Need help creating a camp schedule that works for your family?

    We would love to help! Contact Community Relations Officer Norma Herbers at HerbersN@dsha.info or 414.721.7975.

Important Info

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  • Daily Schedule

    • 8:30-8:45 a.m. | Drop-off 
    • 8:45-9:00 a.m. | All-camp daily huddle
    • 9:00-11:00 a.m. | Camp Session 1
    • 11:00-11:30 a.m. | Lunch
    • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Camp Session 2
    • 1:30-2:00 p.m. | Outdoor recess
    • 2:00-4:00 p.m. | Camp Session 3
    • 4:00 p.m. | Campers dismissed; must be picked up by 4:15 p.m.
  • Summer Cool Staff

     
    Our Summer Cool staff is comprised of DSHA coaches, staff, current students, and alumnae who are dedicated to sharing their expertise and love for DSHA with a community of future Dashers.

    The camp faculty will be led by Summer Cool Administrator and Dean of Students Ruby Brock, DSHA ’92, assisted by Summer Cool Coordinator Tess Zukowski, DSHA ’13.

    All staff members are professional educators or college students focusing on education and communications and will work together to bring the most positive and exciting experience to our campers.
  • Payment

    Camp fees are noted in both the brochure and registration page. 

    Payment in full is due at the time of registration.
  • Location

    All camps are located at Divine Savior Holy Angels High School unless otherwise noted as "off-site" (for a limited number of athletic camps.)

    DSHA is conveniently situated near Wauwatosa
    and Brookfield, in the Mayfair neighborhood at 4257 N. 100th Street, Milwaukee.
  • Attendance

    • Daily attendance is encouraged and expected for the continuity of camps.
    • Campers should be dropped off and picked up for their camps within 15 minutes of the start and end times of their camp.
    • To ensure the safety and supervision of all campers, students must be in a registered camp session if they wish to remain on campus during Summer Cool hours.
  • Cancellation/Withdrawal Policy

    DSHA reserves the right to cancel any camp for any reason, and full refunds will be made for camps cancelled by DSHA. Prior to May 15th, withdrawals are eligible for a refund of the camp fee, minus a $10 withdrawal fee. After May 15th, no refunds for camp withdrawals will be made without a medical excuse. Camp registrations are non-transferable.
  • Lunch

    Lunch will be supervised, but not provided. All campers should bring a bag lunch and a water bottle.

Summer Cool registrations will continue as planned! Full refunds will be given if camps are cancelled due to COVID-19.

DSHA Summer Cool registrations will continue as planned – and we can't wait for you to have your best summer yet! 

Due to the recent cancellations surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, please review the Summer Cool cancellation policy:

DSHA reserves the right to cancel any camp for any reason, and full refunds will be made for camps cancelled by DSHA. 

For more information, contact:

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Key Dates | Summer Cool 2020

  • Feb. 14 | Online registration begins
  • Mar. 15 | Last day to save 20% on the early-bird discount
  • May 15 | Last day to register for camps
  • June 1 | Last day to register for Community Theatre Works
  • June 15 | Summer Cool camps begin! 

Just for parents!

Monday Morning Coffee Q&A
Join the DSHA admissions team every Monday morning of Summer Cool at 8:45 a.m. for an informal coffee and DSHA High School Q&A session and casual tour of campus. No registration required. Learn why all girls makes all the difference at DSHA. 

Schedule a School Tour
The admissions team works all summer and would love to show you around while your daughter is in camp. Call 414-466-3707 to set up a tour at your convenience.

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