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A701: Kindergarten Kickstart (Grades Entering KCD Kindergarten)

Join Kindergarten teachers Adam Wilkinson and Susan Christoff for a fun kickstart to your KCD Kindergarten journey. Become acquainted with your new kindergarten friends and our extended KCD campus. We will spend time each day exploring the campus, both inside and out, as well as enjoy getting to know new peers through activities, games, and movement. Fee includes all supplies. Kindergarteners will need to bring a change of clothes in a backpack, a water bottle, a snack and wear sneakers. We will be moving a lot!
Instructor: Susan Christoff and Adam Wilkinson
Date: July 26-28 (Tues.-Thurs.)
Time: 9 am – Noon
Grades: Entering KCD Kindergarten 
Registration Deadline: July 11
Tuition: $155

A702: Peek into Junior Kindergarten  (Grades Entering KCD Junior Kindergarten)

Come peek into Junior Kindergarten and find out more about the coming school experience. Participants will have a week of opportunities to meet new friends, learn about the structure of Junior Kindergarten, explore learning spaces, and areas of the KCD campus both inside and out! The children will have the opportunity to learn through play, music, movement, and exploration. Fee includes all supplies. Students will need to bring a change of clothes in a backpack, a water bottle, a snack and wear sneakers. We will be moving a lot!

Instructors: Suzanne Hoffacker and LuAnn Hayes
Dates: July 26-28 (Tues.-Thurs.)
Time: 9 am – Noon
Grades: Entering KCD Junior Kindergarten 
Registration Deadline: July 11
Tuition: $155

A703: Welcome to Middle School Prep & Tech Boot Camp (Grades Entering 5th-6th)

Join Ms. Byron, 5th grade Language Arts teacher, to learn tips and tricks for a successful year! Review google apps and chromebook shortcuts, use tech to develop comprehension of your summer reading, develop digital and physical organization strategies, practice following your schedule and using MyKCD, and become masters of the middle school! Students will be using loaner chromebooks and are encouraged to bring their class supplies to camp to organize folders, binders, and lockers.

Instructor: Sara Byron
Date: July 25-29
Time: 9 am – Noon
Grades: Entering KCD 5th & new 6th 
Min/Max Students: 8/16
Registration Deadline: July 18
Tuition: $175

A7004: Peek Into 1st Grade

Welcome to First Grade Sneak Peek with Kathie Purdie. Your rising first grader is encouraged to explore an exciting fun-filled week of "camping." Campers will engage in Marshmallow Math, Flashlight Reading, Campus Scavenger Hunt, Alphabet Fishing, Crafts, and other play-based learning. This week is intended to be an introduction to first grade, new classmates, and organized activities to help familiarize your child with the first grade expectations, routines, and classrooms before school begins! Campers need to wear comfortable clothes and bring a water bottle. Fee includes supplies and a daily snack.

Instructor: Kathie Purdie, KCD 1st Grade Teacher
Dates: July 25-28 (Mon.-Thurs.)
Time: 9 am – Noon 
Grades: Entering KCD 1st Grade
Min/Max Students: 6/14
Registration Deadline: July 18         
Tuition: $175

A7006: Lady Bearcats Basketball

Calling all 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade girls who love basketball and are planning to play for KCD’s middle school girl's basketball team in the near future. As the coach of the 5/6th team, Coach Vertrees can help you to get a head start on developing individual and team skills as well as increase your basketball IQ. The first part of each session will be spent on developing fundamental skills and the second half will be skills competitions and scrimmages. Players need to wear tennis shoes and bring a water bottle.  A daily snack will be provided. Hope to see you on the court!

Instructor: Val Vertrees, KCD Physical Education Teacher/Coach
Dates: July 25-28
Time: 9 am – Noon 
Grades: Entering 3rd-5th
Min/Max Students: 10/20
Registration Deadline: July 18         
Tuition: $160
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Kentucky Country Day School is a private JK–12, coeducational school located on a spacious 80+ acre campus in Louisville, KY. KCD combines a rigorous academic program with a wide variety of athletic and extracurricular programs. Our outstanding faculty creates an intimate learning environment that is both challenging and supportive.