Summer Camp at CRES



The following vendor-led summer camps will be held at Colvin Run Elementary School this summer.  Please use the links below to register directly with the vendor.


Overtime Athletics                         

Dates: Weekly sessions from June 20 to August 12

Time: 9am-4:30pm (with before and after care available)

Cost: Early Bird $225; After 4/15, $299 
Ages: 6 to 12
Meal Plan Options: Chick-Fil-A, Pizza (Friday)

Why OTA?

1. We come to your school
2. Focus on FUNdamentals
3. Encourage Sportsmanship
4. Traditional Sports & Games
5. High Energy
6. Affordable


To Register: OTA Camps



Chess Camp

July 25-29: Beginner & intermediate (rising grades 2-7)
August 1-5: Intermediate and advanced (rising grades 3-9)

Time: 9am-3pm (with aftercare available until 5pm)

Cost: $225 per week, with aftercare an extra $75 per week
Description:  Camps focus on improving one’s chess skills through practice and lessons. The teachers place more emphasis on learning than on winning. Good sportsmanship is the key to having fun. 
There will be about one teacher per ten students. For more information contact the U.S. Chess Center at 202-857-4922 or Space is limited to the first 30 students to register.


To RegisterChess Camps



Several Colvin Run teachers will also run camps at CRES this summer!  Please note that no before or aftercare is provided for teacher-led camps.


Camp Invention                        

CRES Camp Director: Ms. Abernathy

Dates: June 14-17

Time: 8:30am-4:30pm

Cost: $275 (before discount)

Discounts: Save $25 with code EXPLORE25 (expires 3/31); Save $15 with code EXPLORE15 (expires 5/18); Save $30 with code SIBLOVE30 (for 2 siblings); Save $40 with code SIBLOVE40 (for 3+ siblings)

Grades: Rising K to 6 

Location: TBD

Description: Introducing our 2022 program, Explore! Give your young innovator an unforgettable adventure! All-new, hands-on activities will launch their imagination and get their confidence soaring as they explore STEM fun from the oceans to outer space.


To Register: Camp Invention



STEAM - Science and Art Summer Camp                        

CRES Instructors: Ms. Grimm & Ms. Blackwell


June 13-17 (5-day week)

June 21-24 (4-day week due to holiday)

Time: 9am-3pm  

Cost: $300 for Week 1; $260 for Week 2

Grades: Rising 2 to 7

Location: Room 200

Description: All students will spend the entire day together with both teachers doing a combination of fun STEAM and Art projects. There will be a different fun theme each week!  


To Register: Contact Ms. Grimm or Ms. Blackwell 



Mrs. Petersen’s Music Camp

CRES Instructor: Mrs. Petersen


Incoming grades 2 and 3: June 13-17; July 18-22 

Incoming grades 4, 5 and 6: June 27-July 1; July 25-July 29 

Time: 9am-3pm

Cost: $275

Location: Stage in the Cafeteria

Description:  Come join Mrs. Petersen for a week of musical fun and games this summer! We’ll sing and dance, play instruments including the ukulele, African drums and xylophone, build our own musical instruments, and even try our hand at composing music! On Friday afternoon, we’ll show off our new skills with a performance for families! I can’t wait to make music with you this summer! 


To Register: Complete the following Google Form - Music Camp Form

Questions? Contact Mrs. Petersen at









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