note that camp will now be held at our elementary school which is located at
123 Jefferson Street.
Aventuras Summer Camp here at HoLa is off to a fantastic start and our campers
have been enjoying our weekly ‘trips’ to Spanish speaking countries.
days have been filled with new friends, activities, projects, learning, and for
many a new language!
Together, campers will be
exploring a different Latin American country each week, taking virtual tours in
our classrooms and learning about the specific country and culture through art,
poetry, dance, food, and more.
Attached, you find forms that
need to be returned on or before the first day camp.
Camp Leaders have been purposefully planning ways to infuse their days with the
culture, music, and key targeted vocabulary each week.
on the intensity of the swim program, many new students can be a bit exhausted
so we’ve decided to dial back the pool time for our campers.
still want the children to have the opportunity to play and be outdoors for two
water days each week, but only one day will now be in the pool, also feel free
to send your child in with a life-vest if it makes your child feel more
comfortable. On Tuesdays, our campers will be out in the sprinklers, the
sprinklers are located at Madison St Park (on the corner of 3rd
& Madison St).
always, if you’d prefer for your child to just play in the sprinklers both days
that is an option as well.
Kindergarten Class: Swims on Tuesdays, Sprinklers on Thursday
Grades 1st grade and up: Swims on Thursdays, Sprinklers on
Srta. Trabal and Srta. Linares Grade: Pre-K
Srta. Rodriguez and Srta. B. Garcia Kindergarten K
Sra. Negrete and Srta, L.Garcia Grades: 1st Grade
Srta. Sepulveda and Sr.Cruz Grades: 2nd & up
*Our teachers will also be joined in their
classrooms with our C.I.T counselor’s which are HoLa’s 7th *& 8th
middleschool students that applied for this position through a rigorous
Listed below are the countries campers will
“visit” each week:
All campers will receive a refillable water bottle and a camp
t-shirt the first day of camp.
Please label everything with your child’s name.
Pack a change of clothes for your child in a Ziploc bag.
Apply sunscreen at home and pack sunscreen for camp (Spray sunscreen
Have your child bring in the refillable water bottle everyday
The children will be creating passports, have your child bring a
small picture of themselves the first day of camp.
Attached is a lunch menu. If you choose to order, please scan and
email lunch form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Attached also find a copy of the class schedule, to ensure that
your child is dressed appropriately for camp, please review and note when their
special classes are listed ( ex. swimming, tennis, dance class).
Children should always wear comfortable clothes and footwear
Field trips will be on Wednesday. (Fill out the attached
permission slip for all field trips and walking trips).
Camp shirts must be worn for trips.
Field trips will be held on the following dates: 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3
Parents are invited to volunteer for field trips. A lottery will
be held if there is more interest than spaces available.
Pick up and drop off:
Please always use the “HoLa” entrance on
the Southside of the building,
(the blue doors near the park on the side
of building, closest to 1st Street, signs will be posted on the
Drop off will be located in the Gym, from
Dismissal will be located in the side park
Camp starts at 9 am and ends
at 4 pm., (Early drop off at 8am and aftercare until 5pm are included in your
If your child is staying in
aftercare they will remain upstairs or in the side park until 5pm.
This year we will have a private
camp Facebook page to update parents regularly on all camp information, (Media
release form attached).
If you have any questions,
feel free to email me anytime at email@example.com