2018 Summer Camps at Bishop State

Bishop State Community College is excited to welcome you and your family to join us for Summer Camps at Bishop State! We have a variety of camps available for children ages 8 & up in a number of fields — from swimming, baseball and basketball to graphic communications, collision repair and electrical technology. We have something for every child to keep their minds sharp this summer. Take a look at the list of camps below or click on the calendar to search specific dates. Let’s get ready to have some fun this summer at Bishop State!

If you have any questions about our camps, please contact A.J. Greggs at (251) 405-7082 or workforce@bishop.edu.

Apply for summer programs today!

Graphic Communications

Students will become fluent in Adobe Illustrator, logo and illustrator design. They will also receive license software that is good for 1 year. Students will learn t-shirt design by designing their own. This camp will also provide participants with the knowledge needed for entrepreneurship. Minimum of 10 students required for the class.

Dates: June 4 – July 26
Time: 8am – 1pm, Monday – Thursday
Ages: 12 & up
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $300

Baseball

Participants will enhance their hitting, fielding, base running and throwing skills.
Minimum of 10 participants required for this camp. Maximum limit is 50.

Middle School

Dates: June 4 – 6
Time: 9am – Noon, Monday – Wednesday
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $65

2nd – 5th Grade

Dates: June 7
Time: 9am – Noon, Thursday
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $25

High School Showcase

Dates: June 8
Time: 9am – Noon, Friday
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $45

Swimming

Participants can gain basic, intermediate and advanced swimming instructions. Each session will last two weeks. There will be a total of four sessions taught this summer. In the Lifeguard Prep Training, participants will learn the agility skills needed to pass a lifeguard exam. Minimum of 10 students and maximum of 15 students required per session. (Lifeguard sessions have a maximum of 20 students.)

Session I: June 4 – 14

Ages 8-12

Time: 11am – Noon, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages 13-17

Time:  Noon – 1pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages: 14 & up – Lifeguard Prep Training

Time:  1pm – 2pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Session II: June 18 – 28

Ages 8-12

Time: 11am – Noon, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages 13-17

Time:  Noon – 1pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages: 14 & up – Lifeguard Prep Training

Time:  1pm – 2pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Session III: July 2 – 12

Ages 8-12

Time: 11am – Noon, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $60

Ages 13-17

Time:  Noon – 1pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $60

Ages: 14 & up – Lifeguard Prep Training

Time:  1pm – 2pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $60

Session IV: July 16 – 26

Ages 8-12

Time: 11am – Noon, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages 13-17

Time:  Noon – 1pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Ages: 14 & up – Lifeguard Prep Training

Time:  1pm – 2pm, Monday – Thursday
Campus: Main
Cost: $65

Nail care

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to perform a simple nail service that enhances the natural nail. Students will receive a training kit that includes: manicure bowl, practice hand with mounting tray, nail brush and so much more! Minimum of 7 students required.

Dates: June 5 – 28 (Tuesdays & Thursdays)
Time: 8am – 1pm
Ages: Middle School & up
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $200

Women’s Basketball

Participants will learn competition level skills. Minimum of 10 students required.

Dates: June 11-13
Time: 9am – Noon
Ages: 8-17
Campus: Main
Cost: $85

Collision Repair

Students will learn to identify and estimate vehicle damage, dent repair, parts replacement, painting and delivery. Maximum of 15 students for this class.

Dates: June 18-22
Time: 8am – Noon
Ages: 16-18 (high school)
Campus: Carver
Cost: Free

Culinary Arts

3-day intensive course immerses students in the world of hospitality and culinary arts. Students will be given a chef coat. Minimum of 6 students required for the class and a maximum of 16.

Dates: June 20 – 22
Time: June 20 (1pm – 4pm), June 21 (9am – 4pm), June 22 (9am – 1pm)
Ages: 9th – 12th grade
Campus: Carver
Cost: $110

Fast-Pitch Softball

Participants will learn the fundamentals of hitting, base-running, defense and preparation skills. Minimum of 10 students required.

Dates:  June 22 & 23
Time: 2pm – 6pm
Ages: 8 – 17
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $85

Men’s Basketball

Participants will learn competitive skill development. Minimum of 10 students required.

Dates: June 29 & 30
Time: 9am – 1pm
Ages: 8 – 17
Campus: Main
Cost: $85

Electrical Technology

Participants will learn basic electrical safety methods, proper use of hand tools and basic residential circuit installation.
Minimum of 5 required for this class.

Dates: July 16 – 18
Time: 8am – 11:30 am
Ages: High Schoolers
Campus: Southwest
Cost: $85

Math Enrichment

Students will be provided help with their summer math work sheets. Maximum of 25 students for this class.

6th Graders

Date: July 31
Time: 10am – Noon
Campus: Main
Cost: Free

7th Graders

Date: August 1
Time: 10am – Noon
Campus: Main
Cost: Free

8th Graders

Date: August 2
Time: 10am – Noon
Campus: Main
Cost: Free

Important Dates

    1. First Day of Classes

      August 20
    2. Drop/Add Dates

      August 20 @ 8:00 am - August 22 @ 5:00 pm
    3. Financial Aid Refunds Disbursed

      August 31
    4. Labor Day

      September 3
    5. Late-Start Term begins

      September 4 @ 8:00 am

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