Calling all incoming 6th-8th graders!

Fun and captivating summer camps for aspiring scientists and athletes (and those just interested in learning something new)!

JPII 2023 Summer Camps…

The Science of Cooking Camp

July 10-13, 2023 | 8:30am-12:30pm

Facilitators | Dr. Tracy Russell & Margie Antles

Cost | $125

Location | Pope John Paul II High School

Description | Calling all scientists who love to eat! What could be better than edible science experiments? Cooking is absolutely a science as any professional chef or baker will tell you. Campers will experience how food grows, how our body uses food and chemical reactions in food, as they perform experiments all based around an interactive food program. Fun hands-on learning that will fill your belly and your mind!

StellarXplorers Camp

July 17-20, 2023 | 8:30am-12:30pm

Facilitator | Dr. Tracy Russell

Cost | $125

Location | Pope John Paul II High School

Description | A fun space system design camp covering information on orbits, history of space exploration, satellites, rockets and much more. On the last day of camp, students have the opportunity to participate in a mini-competition scenario to challenge the skills they obtained over the course of the week!

Boys Baseball Summer Camp

July 24-27, 2023 | 8:30-11:30am

Lead Coach | Joe Schumacher

Cost | $100

Location | Rainier Vista Community Park (Field #2) | 5475 45th Ave SE, Lacey

Description | This is an immersive program for young baseball players that offers daily instruction and hands-on training. The camp will be held at Rainier Vista with top-of-the-line equipment. With expert coaching, fun activities and a supportive community this JPII camp is an excellent opportunity for young players to improve their skills, make new friends and have an unforgettable summer experience.

Girls Volleyball Summer Camp

July 24-27, 2023 | 3-6pm

Lead Coach | Audrey Howard

Cost | $100

Location | Faith Lutheran Church & School | 7075 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey

Description | This exciting program provides daily instruction and hands-on training in all aspects of the game. In addition to skill-building exercises and drills, the camp will also offer a range of fun activities and team-building exercises. These activities provide a great opportunity for campers to make new friends, develop their teamwork skills and have fun while improving their volleyball abilities.

Registration is limited, sign up today!

IMPORTANT! All camps require an emergency release form to be completed and returned to JPII in order for students to participate. It is especially important to note any food allergies your child may have if they will attend the Science of Cooking Camp. Please download the emergency release form here. You will be able to submit the form digitally in the registration below, or you can bring a physical copy to JPII.

Summer Camp Registration

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For more information please call the Advancement Office at 360-438-7600 or