Explore Hoban Summer Camps



Students in various grades are invited to experience life at the Castle, gain additional instruction, continue advancing in skill and have tons of fun during Hoban’s academic and athletic camps. 

Parents, please check the camp dates carefully to not register students for two camps with conflicting dates and/or times.  

Academic Camps

JUNE 10-13, 8 a.m.—3 p.m.

Students entering into grades 4-7 can explore a variety of academic interests throughout the day, learning from Hoban educators. Campers should pack a lunch each day.

Course topics:

Sports Leadership
Digital Art and Design
Science Olympiad
French Culture, Cuisine & conversation
Percy Jackson & the Olympians Book Series
Digital Photography
Dungeons and Dragons

JUNE 10-13, 17-21

During this camp, students entering grades 3-8 will prepare for a performance of the three skills needed in theatre: singing, acting and dancing. They will gain confidence in their abilities while learning new theatre techniques and preparing for a performance at the end of the camp session. Students will need to bring a water bottle and pack a light snack each day. 

June 10-13, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
June 17-20, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
June 21, Performance at
1 p.m. and 7 p.m. 
Fashion Design Camp

JUNE 24-27, 9 a.m. - Noon

Taught by the Upcycle Academy, students entering grades 3-8 will be introduced to fashion principles and upcycling techniques. Color, Fashion Sketching, Styling, Trend Spotting, Digital Media, Sustainable Style and Upcycling!

Select garments from the upcycle shop (denim/sweats/tees). Tap into your creativity and have a blast creating clothes you will be excited to wear. All upcycling materials and clothing are included. Feel free to bring your own from home if you have a special design in mind!

created by KRISTA ALLISON, The UpcyclE Academy
Taught by Tamara "Tammy" Cullen, former Kent State University professor and children's art instructor

JULY 30-31, 9 a.m. - Noon

Hoban Model UN Camp is ideal for middle school students who are interested in learning about global issues and enhancing their public speaking skills. Through a variety of games and activities, students entering grades 6-8 will learn about the United Nations, practice debate skills and collaborate with peers. The camp will conclude with a Model United Nations simulation which will allow them to put everything that they have learned into action!
Athletic Summer Camps


Tennis I
June 3-5
(June 6 Rain Date)
Grades 3-5: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Grades 6-8: 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Hoban Tennis Courts

Girls Volleyball
June 10-12 
5 - 8 p.m.
Barry and Alumni Gyms
Grades 3-8

Boys Volleyball
June 17-19
5 - 7 p.m.
Barry Gym
Grades 5-8

June 17-20
4 - 8 p.m.
Studio West Performing Arts Center, 68 Baker Blvd
Akron, OH 44333
Grades 4-8

June 18-20
4:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields
Grades 5-8

Boys Basketball
June 24-26
9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Barry and Alumni Gyms 
Grades 3-8

Girls Basketball
June 24-26
1:30 - 4 p.m.
Barry and Alumni Gyms
Grades 2-8  

Boys Soccer
June 26-28
6 - 8 p.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields
Grades 4-8  

July 8-10 
10 a.m. - Noon
H.O.C. Field
Grades 4-8

Tennis II
July 8-10 
(July 11 Rain Date)
Grades 3-5: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Grades 6-8: 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Hoban Tennis Courts

July 10-12 
6 - 8 p.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields
Grades 4-8

Boys Lacrosse
July 15-17
9 - 11 a.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields 
Grades 5-8

Girls Lacrosse
July 15-17
6 - 8 p.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields
Grades 3-8

Girls Soccer
July 22-24
6-8 p.m.
Wentz Family Foundation Fields
Grades 4-8

Aug. 13-15, 20-22
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
University of Akron
Grades 3-8

Questions on Summer Camps should be directed to monterm@hoban.org.