Summer Camps

For over 20 years, Montverde Academy has offered kids a fun and engaging camp experience. Our programs include day camp, camp invention, soccer, equestrian, sports camp, and lacrosse… with more being added! We offer before- and after-care, and hot lunches for most full-day camps all in one convenient location. Find out more about our camps below.

Summer Semester

Montverde Academy is proud to offer a wide variety of credited and non-credit “Jump Start” programs/courses to our returning and new MVA Students. These courses provide students will a wide range of possibilities to not only catch up with their academic progress but to also get ahead for the upcoming school year.

MVA Summer Day Camp

Price: TBD
Dates: coming Nov 2021!

Children ages 4-13 will build confidence, try new things, and make new friends at day camp! Campers will participate in a variety of weekly activities such as arts and crafts, water games, STEM, field trips, indoor and outdoor sports, swimming (every day, weather permitted), organized games, and much more! Day camp includes a snack, lunch, and a t-shirt (1 t-shirt for every two weeks of registration). Before- and after-care will also be available for an additional cost.

Camp Invention

Recharge
Price: TBD
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021

  • Empower your K-6 students to collaborate, create, gain confidence and practice divergent thinking with the acclaimed summer enrichment program that has reached children nationwide for more than 30 years.
  • Camp Invention 2021 program, Recharge, is designed to refresh students’ imaginations and renew their self-confidence.
  • Hands-on challenges spark creative problem solving, build familiarity with key STEM concepts and guide students to see that their ideas have value and their innovative efforts can change the world.

The program is designed to allow in-person campers to learn and explore with instructors, or virtually from home with materials directly shipped, guided instruction, and live check-ins from the team on campus.

Elevate
Price: TBD
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021

  • Empower your K-6 students to collaborate, create, gain confidence and practice divergent thinking with the acclaimed summer enrichment program that has reached children nationwide for more than 30 years.
  • The National Inventors Hall of Fame® (NIHF) is excited to announce Elevate, our all-new program for the 2020 Camp Invention® season! As the product of our 20-month development process led by our team of education experts, we are especially proud of next year’s modules.
  • Hands-on challenges spark creative problem solving, build familiarity with key STEM concepts and guide students to see that their ideas have value and their innovative efforts can change the world.

The program is designed to allow in-person campers to learn and explore with instructors, or virtually from home with materials directly shipped, guided instruction, and live check-ins from the team on campus.

MVA Equestrian Camp

Price TBD – Beginners Camp
Price TBD – Advanced Camp
Price TBD – One-Day Camps

Advanced Camp: Dates – Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021 – Approved riders only. Please email holly.rosenau@montverde.org for approval.
Beginner Horse Camp: Dates – Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021 – This is designed for kids with little to no experience with horses.
Beginner Horse Camp: Dates – Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021 – This is designed for kids with little to no experience with horses.
One-Day Camps: Dates – Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021 – All skill levels – BOYS and GIRLS grades 2-12. Includes Lunch.

MVA Lacrosse Camp

Price: TBD
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021

Coach Chris Spaulding, a former U. S. Lacrosse Coach, will lead this camp for all skill levels. Build skills including passing, catching, shooting, and more!

Lacrosse student camper

Soccer Camps

Soccer Camp
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price TBD Full-day / TBD Half-day
Boys and Girls in grades 1-8

Learn to play from former pro soccer player and top-level coach, Robbie Aristodemo, a USSF “A” License Coach, 15 years professional experience, Canadian National Team Member for ten years. Our outdoor/indoor camps offer a great full day of soccer with an extensive curriculum. Our half-day camps are also a great way to learn, compete and break up the day in the long summer days. Whatever your desire is as a soccer player, we have an opportunity for you.

Residential Commuter Soccer Camp
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price TBD Residential / TBD Commuter
Girls grades 6-8 and Boys grades 6-9

Montverde Academy’s overnight – or 8 am to 8 pm – Residential/commuter camp is a one-of-a-kind experience for boys and girls with 3-4 sessions per day. The curriculum offers a wide variety of practices, weight room sessions, futsal, and competitions.

College ID Showcase
Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Girls grades 9-12

Pro Soccer Kicks and Capelli Sport are teaming up to give local and international girls an incredible opportunity! This ID showcase is designed for the student-athlete that wants a higher level of competition combined with the opportunity to be evaluated and coached by current college coaches.

The Art of Audition

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price TBD
Boys and Girls in grades 9-12

Join us for a week of workshops designed to hone your skills and provide you insight into a successful college audition process. You will spend your week working with a team of educators, directors, college professors, and industry professionals as they provide insight into the process, and feedback on your specific audition skill sets. This workshop is also beneficial for those students looking to successfully audition for regional and semi­professional theatre companies.

Monday: Acting Master Class
Tuesday: Music Master Class
Wednesday: Dance Master Class
Thursday: College Round table and Q&A
Friday: Mock Auditions & Master Class

Montverde Academy Sports Performance Summer Camp

Price TBD per athlete per 3-week session. Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

Session 1: Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Session 2: Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
– Middle School athletes train from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
– High School athletes train from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

The camp would be open to all MVA students as well as athletes within the community.

  • High school sessions would consist of rising 9-12 grade students.
  • Middle school sessions would consist of rising 6-8 grade students.

This camp will consist of two separate 3-week training blocks including speed, agility, conditioning, strength training, and performance testing. Athletes can sign up for both 3-week training sessions or just a single session based on their availability. The sessions would build off one another to help continually improve athletic development.

MVA Softball Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Times: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Price: TBD
Ages: 6 – 12

What we are doing: There will be age-appropriate drills and games to learn the game of softball. We will have pitching/catching drills, infield and outfield drills, “Homerun Derby” on the last day for all parents/legal guardians to come to watch.

What to bring: glove, bat, helmet, athletic shoes (cleats preferably), water jug, snack, sunscreen.

Montverde Academy Girls Basketball Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price: TBD
Times: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Grades: 6 through 12

Montverde Academy’s Girls Basketball Camp is designed to sharpen skills at all levels. Led by former WNBA and Division I collegiate coach, Special Jennings, campers will home in on improving their game with drills and instruction that include on-court group play, shooting, dribbling, and defense.

Learn and develop your basketball skills with MVA Coach Special Jennings:

  • Former professional basketball player
  • Former Division I collegiate coach
  • 4x NCAA tournament participant
  • Head coach of Montverde Academy’s nationally ranked #5 (ESPN) and #4 (Maxpreps) girls basketball team

Lunches and a T-shirt are included.

Montverde Academy Boys Basketball Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Times: 9 a.m. – 2 a.m.

Price: TBD per session
Grades: 2 – 10

LEARN AND IMPROVE YOUR SKILLS FROM COACH KEVIN BOYLE!

About Coach Kevin Boyle:
• Five National High School Championships
• Coached eight NBA first-round draft picks.
• NBA draftees include Ben Simmons, Kyrie Irving, D’Angelo Russell, RJ Barrett, Joel Embiid, and Michael Kidd Gilchrist

A Nike® Sponsored Camp for 24 Years

SIMA Soccer Camp

Grades: PK-3 through Post-Grad

Day Camp
Dates and Pricing: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Boys & Girls ages 3-12. Learn the beautiful game at its most basic level. Five days of sun and fun!

Junior/Senior Elite
Dates and Pricing: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Boys ages 9-19
For those who have the passion and skills to train in an intense environment. This College ID camp offers boarding and commuter options. Meet coaches and pros:
– Sixteen (16) NCAA Division I Coaches attending
– Orlando City SC 1st team professionals and SIMA alumni, Benji Michel and Jordan Bender.

Pro Experience
Dates and Pricing: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Boys ages 9-19
Focus on professional soccer and what it takes to achieve and maintain that goal. Meet NCAA I coaches, and pros including Oguchi Onyewu, Benji Michel, Bruno Costa, and more! Boarding with commuter options.

WIN A TRIP TO SPAIN!
The MVP of each overnight SIMA Camp Experience will win an all-expense-paid trip* to Spain in summer 2022 to train and experience Spanish football!
*Not a Montverde Academy-sponsored event. Includes round-trip airfare for one to Valencia, Spain, room and board with meals, training, and match opportunities, and sightseeing. Details are available at soccersima.com.

Montverde Academy Swim Camp
For Elite and Competitive Athletes

Dates/Times:
– Commuter: Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
– Boarding: Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021

Price:
– Commuter: TBD per athlete (ages 12-17)
– Boarding:
TBD per athlete (ages 11-18)

The MVA Swim Camp is designed for competitive swimmers to develop key techniques with Montverde Academy’s swim coach, Guilherme Ferreira:

  • the four strokes and underwater,
  • mental strength,
  • training habits,
  • strength and conditioning,
  • starts, finishes, and turns.

This boarding program mixes a day of high-level training with fun activities in the evenings and weekends. See the brochure for details!

Throughout his coaching career, Coach Gui has worked with swimmers of all ages and levels from more than 50 countries. His athletes have successfully competed at several international Championships including the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games, and several continental and world championships.

MVA Baseball Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price: TBD
Grades: 4th – 9th

Skills development of hitting, fielding, and cardio

Develop your baseball skills at one of the area’s top premier baseball programs. Learn from our professional staff, and follow the footsteps of MVA alumni including Francisco Lindor ’11, Noel Cuevas ’10, and Kerry Wright ’18. Students will increase their skill levels in hitting, fielding, and expand their cardio endurance.

Montverde Academy Indoor Volleyball Skills Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Grades: 6th – 8th: Morning Group: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Grades 9th – 12th: Afternoon Session: 1 p.m – 5 p.m.
Price: TBD

Get ready for Fall Volleyball Season with Montverde Academy’s pre-season training camp. Learn the proper skills and techniques to improve your game and better as a team. Learn the Montverde Academy pays and rotations before tryouts and meet our Head coaches and your future teammates for a week of skill work, conditioning, and team bonding.

MVA Beach Volleyball Camp

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021

Tuesdays (9 a.m. – 11 a.m.): Beach Beginners (ages 7 and up)
Thursdays (9 a.m. – 11 a.m.): Middle School (ages 14 and younger)
Price: TBD

Fridays 5 Fridays packet (9 a.m. – 11 a.m.): Group training (ages 14 – 18)
Price: TBD

Are you interested in Beach Volleyball?
Come learn the fundamentals of the game with our Beach Beginners program. Do you already know the basics? Improve your skills by working with our Beach Coaches in our Middle School program. Do you have a partner or group of friends you play with but need court space and help to get that extra training? Come see us on Fridays for Group Training! Montverde Academy’s Beach clinics have something for everyone at any level.

Minecraft Adventures 4 Kids

Dates: Stay Tuned, More Information Coming Nov 2021
Price: TBD per week
Ages: 7 – 13

Are you ready to take your Minecraft skills to the next level? This program focuses on building adventures and teaches participants about interactive world-building as well as game design. This fun and engaging Minecraft program will spark interest in STEM, foster creativity, and help participants use Minecraft as an exciting learning tool. No prior experience with Minecraft is necessary. All skill levels are welcome.