Mounds Park Academy

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Entering Grades: 3 – 4

We sure are excited to have Ms. Scharfenberg teaching an interactive, hands-on art class this summer. During Art Camp art classes, students entering 3rd and 4th grade will explore a variety of materials and art techniques while focusing on one long term themed project for the week. Students will explore how artists create personally satisfying projects by using a variety of art materials and techniques. An exciting new summer class offering at MPA!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 9 – 10:30 AM
Entering Grades: K – 2

Join MPA's own Ms. Johnson for Milk, Cookies, and Stories. Do you know how to whip up a batch of cookies from scratch? In this class we will learn how to follow a recipe, mix ingredients, and bake several variety of delicious cookies. We might even make enough to take home, if we don't gobble them up first. Always a favorite summer class.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 9 – 10:30 AM

Golf with Golf Squad
June 20 – 24

Entering Grades: K – 4

* THIS CLASS HAS CANCELLED*

We are excited to have Golf Squad join us again this summer. All Golf Squad classes are taught by golf industry propessionals. Class is appropriate for all abilities and levels. Everything essential is provided (Golf Squad Handbook, visor, all clubs, and traning equipment). Time to "swing" into class!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program dteails will be sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 10:40 AM – 12:10 PM
Entering Grades: 1

We sure are excited to have Ms. Scharfenberg teaching an interactive, hands-on art class this summer. During Art Camp art classes, students entering 1st grade will explore a variety of materials and art techniques while focusing on one long term themed project for the week. Students will explore how artists create personally satisfying projects by using a variety of art materials and techniques. An exciting new summer class offering at MPA!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 10:40 AM – 12:10 PM

Adventures in Cardboard
June 20 – 24

Entering Grades: K – 4

* THIS CLASS HAS CLOSED*

Come one, come all and join us for the Adventures in Cardboard! Adventures in Cardboard uses the power of storytelling to help students create, craft, and design their cardboard creations. We will have daily story themes to help inspire students to create structures, environments, and props based on the day's story. A brand new MPA class offering!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Class confirmation and program details will be sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 10:40 AM – 12:10 PM
Entering Grades: 1 – 2

Learn the sport of fencing from Minnesota's best... Minnesota Sword Play. This highly interactive class is appropriate for all skill levels and cover the basic skills of fencing. Students will learn how to come to guard, block, and offensive moves. All essential equipment is provided. Sign up today. One of our most popular classes.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 12:50 – 2:20 PM
Entering Grades: K

We sure are excited to have Ms. Scharfenberg teaching an interactive, hands-on art class this summer. During Art Camp art classes, students entering Kindergarten will explore a variety of materials and art techniques while focusing on one long term themed project for the week. Students will explore how artists create personally satisfying projects by using a variety of art materials and techniques. An exciting new summer class offering at MPA!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 12:50 – 2:20 PM
Entering Grades: 3 – 4

Join our very own French Teacher, Madame Johnson, in making simple, yet delicious and authentic French food in the Peacock Testing Kitchen. A "tres bien" cooking class for students. Plus, you will take home some French treats and recipes from the class, while learning about French culture.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 12:50 – 2:20 PM
Entering Grades: 3 – 6

Learn the sport of fencing from Minnesota's best... Minnesota Sword Play. This highly interactive class is appropriate for all skill levels and cover the basic skills of fencing. Students will learn how to come to guard, block, and offensive moves. All essential equipment is provided. Sign up today. One of our most popular classes.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 2:30 – 4 PM
Entering Grades: 2

* THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED*

We sure are excited to have Ms. Scharfenberg teaching an interactive, hands-on art class this summer. During Art Camp art classes, students entering 2nd grade will explore a variety of materials and art techniques while focusing on one long term themed project for the week. Students will explore how artists create personally satisfying projects by using a variety of art materials and techniques. An exciting new summer class offering at MPA!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 2:30 – 4 PM

Weaving with Ms. Fischer
June 20 – 24

Entering Grades: K – 2

Join us for this exciting new class led by Ms. Fischer! We will learn the traditions of weaving and how it is used in cultures and countries around the world. Learn different techniques from loom to finger weaving, and so much more. No previous experience is necessary. A fun, interactive class!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 2:30 – 4 PM
Entering Grades: 3 – 6

Robotics inspired by Star Wars and space travel are the focus of this futuristic camp! Learn about space, space travel and, of course, Star Wars. Students will build different robots each day and then code and interact with their creations! Travel to a galaxy far, far away as we build, program and experiement with awesome space-themed robots!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm -12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: 4

*THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED*

Refresh and Reinforce classes are intended to keep reading, writing, and math skills strong during the summer. Join MPA's Learning Specialist as students entering 4th grade review grade level skills in a variety of hands-on activities that will keep students engaged and learning in a meaningful and fun way!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: K – 2

This soccer, T-ball and basketball camp gives students a fun and positive step into movement and athletics. Through games and activities, students explore balance, hand/eye coordination, and skill development at their own pace. All students receive a t-shirt and merit award. A very popular summer class.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 23 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: K – 4

Be inspired by art created by Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Edward Munch, and more. We will recreate famous works of art like Monet's Water Lilies, Much's The Scream, Spoonbridge and Cherry, and many others, all in clay. Make room to display these masterpieces! The projects your student creates in this camp are going to be amazing!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 23 — summer 2022 1 – 4 PM

Kinderbots with Snapology
June 20 – 24

Entering Grades: K – 2

Take off on a robotic adventure featuring LEGO models with working motors and sensors! Work under guided instruction to build and program your robotics creations such as helicopters, soccer players, animals, and catapults as we go on a fun adventure. We'll build different robots each day as we create, experiment, and have FUN!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 1 – 4 PM
Entering Grades: 3 – 6

"Come Alive" at Mounds Park Academy this summer with scenes and songs from The Greatest Showman! Brought to by Ashland Theatre Productions, we'll sing and dance to some of your favorite songs from the movie, play theatre games, and express yourself in scenes. This week-long theatre camp culminates in a showcase of what we worked on all week.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. 

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 20 – 24 — summer 2022 1 – 4 PM
Entering Grades: K – 3

What do you get when you throw spin art, bracelets, fidget spinners, slime, and other crafting activities into a camp and mix it all with a big helping of art history? Snapology's awesome new Craft Design Maker Camp! Throughout the week, students will learn about some of art's greatest minds, as well as create fun STEM-focused take-home projects and activities.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Class confirmation and program details will be sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 27 – 30 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: K – 5

There's plenty of room for imagination in this camp! We'll make tons of cool stuff for your model room. From the walls to the windows and doors, we'll make all the accessories you'll need to transform your pad into your dream room! We'll craft fantastic projects like clay trinket boxes and picture holders. A one-of-a-kind class!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm -12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start fo class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 27 – 30 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: 3

Refresh and Reinforce classes are intended to keep reading, writing, and math skills strong during the summer. Join MPA's Learning Specialist as students entering 3rd grade review grade level skills in a variety of hands-on activities that will keep students engaged and learning in a meaningful and fun way!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 27 – July 1 — Summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM
Entering Grades: K – 5

Come and experience the magic of Hogwarts! Whether you are Muggle or Magical, these projects inspired by the beloved books will be sure to capture your artist's imagination and enthusiasm. We'll explore a wide variety of art materials as we create magical masterpieces. A FUN, hands-on class for all!

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 27 – 30 — summer 2022 1 – 4 PM
Entering Grades: 3 – 6

Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of magic. In this course students not only learn the parts that make up a magic trick with special focus on presentation, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals  an important life skill to help build confidence and communication skills.

Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top secret folder, and much more.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before class start.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
June 27 – 30 — summer 2022 1 – 4 PM

National Camp Invention
July 11 – 15

Entering Grades: K – 6

*PROGRAM REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED*

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Camp Invention is the only nationally recognized summer enrichment program focused on STEM activities, innovation, and critical thinking skills. This week-long camp consists of exciting, hands-on, inquiry-based activities that allow students to explore, create, and innovate. Best of all, MPA teachers will lead our camp for the week. Groups will be divided by like grades.

We will have a supervised lunch break at Noon. Please pack a Peanut and tree nut-free lunch and snack.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am and 3:30-5:30 during Camp Invention week. 

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
July 11 – 15 — summer 2022 9 AM – 3:30 PM
Entering Grades: Pre-K

Join Ms. LaChapelle and Ms. Jeatran, our awesome Pre-K teachers, for a week of exploring art, cooking, science, and adventurous fun! We will explore the grounds of MPA: the pond, the gardens, and the MPA Rainwater Native Plant Garden. Come be a nuture lover to learn in and about nature! A hands-on activity class just for our Pre-K students.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class

Sections Offered
July 11 – 15 — summer 2022 9 – 11 AM

Soccer with SkyHawks
July 18 – 21

Entering Grades: K – 4

Number one choice for parents looking for soccer camps. Using their progressional curriculum, staff will ensure your student athlete will gain the technical skills and knowledge required for their next step into soccer. This camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. By the end of the camp your student will have learned new life skills such as teamwork and sportsmanship.

Free Panther Care is available from 7:30-9:00 am for those in a 9:00 am class, and 4:00-5:30 for those in class ending at 4:00 pm. Also, supervised lunch and recess between classes from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm.

Confirmation and program details sent out before start of class.

Grade refers to grade student will be in fall.

Sections Offered
July 18 – 21 — summer 2022 9 AM – 12 PM