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Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs

Summer Programs for 2008

Sports & Fitness

Tennis Camp

Tennis World-renowned instruction from the Julian Krinsky School of Tennis for players of all abilities. Julian Krinsky tennis camp students make dramatic improvements in their tennis game. Our tennis professionals enhance fundamentals, focus on strategy, and create a supportive, competitive environment to develop every part of your tennis game — the technical, tactical, physical and mental. Ages 7–17.

Golf Camp

GolfPGA- and EGTF-qualified professional instruction from the Julian Krinsky School of Golf for players of all levels. Golf camp students work on fundamentals and swing mechanics every morning, then play 9–15 holes every afternoon with individualized small-group instruction on the golf course. Our golf camp integrates fundamentals, practice, course management and mental toughness with an 18-hole tournament on Fridays. Ages 8–17.

Canyon Ranch for Teens

Canyon RanchOur one-of-a-kind teen fitness camp was created to inspire you to get the most out of life by living healthier in every way. Canyon Ranch for Teens offers an amazing selection of more than 100 activities and personal services for a summer experience unlike any other. You’ll learn to relax more completely, eat more intelligently, exercise more efficiently and make big improvements in your sports and living skills. Ages 13–17.

Ultimate Tennis Camp and Golf Camp

Ultimate TennisAvailable only at Canyon Ranch for Teens, Ultimate Tennis and Golf is an all-around program for winning performance. It combines instruction from our world-renowned Julian Krinsky Schools of Tennis and Golf with Canyon Ranch expertise in personal training for fitness, injury prevention and nutrition. A perfect summer experience for teens who love tennis or golf. Ages 13–17.

Super Sports

Shipley Day CampsSuper Sports Day Camp at the Shipley School provides age- and skill-specific training in 14 popular sports. Each program combines instruction in solid fundamentals and sportsmanship with innovative games and lessons. Campers choose one, two or three sports per weekly session. They may switch sports at the end of each week, if staying for multiple weeks. Ages 7–14.

JK Xtreme

Shipley Day CampsJK Xtreme Day Camp at the Shipley School is an exciting immersion in skateboarding or inline skating for boys and girls. The camp offers an aggressive training program and state-of-the-art skatepark with more than three dozen pieces of apparatus to help skaters and riders push their talents to the limit. Ages 7–14.

Middle School


Middle School ExplorationMiddle School Exploration is an outstanding opportunity for students to enjoy learning, sports and activities on a beautiful wooded campus with exceptional facilities. Located at Cabrini College on Philadelphia’s prestigious Main Line, Exploration offers expert instruction in the arts, sciences, popular culture and dozens of fascinating subjects specially selected for the interests of young teens. Ages 10–13.

Science Exploration

Science and IntensiveScience Exploration is an outstanding opportunity for students to enjoy cutting-edge interactive science. Located at Cabrini College on Philadelphia’s prestigious Main Line, Science Exploration offers expert instruction combined with dozens of experiments and fascinating labs specially designed for the interests of middle school students. Ages 10–13.

Creative & Performing Arts

Shipley Day CampsCreative & Performing Arts Day Camp at the Shipley School is an enchanting place where talented campers and instructors spend fun-filled summer days exploring the expressive opportunities, techniques and traditions of the classic art forms. Campers choose an arts major — Fine Arts, Theater, Dance, or Costuming — and elective workshops. Each 2-week session is devoted to a stylistic theme based on a historic era, culture, arts genre, exceptional artist or other subject. Ages 7–14.

High School / Pre-College

Model UN

Model UnLocated at the University of Pennsylvania, Model UN is an exciting mix of global politics, international relations, debate, public speaking and UN simulations. Listen to guest speakers, including international dignitaries, members of foreign embassies and renowned authorities in the field of international studies and diplomacy and take field trips to Embassy Row in Washington D.C. and the United Nations in New York City.

Internships in Philadelphia

InternshipsOur acclaimed internships camp gives you the opportunity to explore work in a chosen field and life on campus at the University of Pennsylvania. Summer Internships in Philadelphia offers meaningful hands-on experience while developing key networking contacts for your future career. Depending on your chosen field, it could put you in a corporative office, lab, studio, store, museum or hospital. You can choose to intern with a lawyer, do public relations, work with a vet, get involved in sports management or more.


Senior EnrichmentEnrichment Camp is an outstanding opportunity for teens to experience the excitement and challenge of college life. Our enrichment and learning camp offers expert instruction in the arts, business, community service, cooking, computers, drama, fashion, music and many other fascinating subjects. Also includes activities, trips, special programs and optional sports.

Pre-College at Princeton

Pre-College at PrincetonJoin Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs this summer for our Pre-College Program at Princeton University, designed to prepare high school students for the demands of collegiate academics. Living on the Princeton campus and working alongside exceptional students from across the country and around the world, you will study an exhilarating selection of subjects taught by leading professionals, distinguished scholars and campus lecturers.

WHYY Film Production Academy

WHYY Film Production AcademyCome work with the pros at Philadelphia’s state-of-the-art public broadcasting station for a complete script-to-screen experience. In our three-week session, students explore all aspects of film production by getting behind the camera, writing scripts, directing, editing and traveling throughout the city to scout the perfect location to begin filming. The session culminates with a film festival to showcase students’ work before it is broadcast on the television station to 2.6 million viewers in Philadelphia.

Arts & Architecture Summer at Penn

BusinessThe University of Pennsylvania School of Design offers a four-week intensive studio program in art and architecture. Art students choose major courses in drawing, filmmaking, animation, photography or sculpture. In addition, they select two-week projects in graphic design, web design, clay wheel throwing, printmaking and book arts, oil painting, experimental photography or video.

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art

BusinessThe Summer Arts Academy for High School Students is an intensive, college-credit program for talented, motivated teens interested in a fine arts education. Develop your drawing, painting, sculpture and printmaking skills through studio classes and trips to the Barnes Foundation, New York Museum of Modern Art, National Gallery of Art and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C.