2019 Summer Enrichment Programs & Athletic Camps

Enrich your summer with Mater Dei Prep’s exceptional Enrichment Programs and Athletic Camp offerings.

Mater Dei Prep is located on 60 beautiful acres in Middletown, NJ and provides a safe, secure and technologically-advanced learning environment for students. The impressive football field and state-of-the-art track, baseball, softball and soccer fields, and basketball gymnasium provides students the opportunity to be active in one location. The school also offers a dance studio, piano lab and a new Writing and Math Lab to support their students.
 
Our Summer Enrichment Programs are open to the entire community and have classes available for middle school to adults. These offerings give students the opportunity to further develop their talents and pursue their own interests and dreams. Individuality is encouraged and supported by an engaged staff in a fun and safe environment.

Mater Dei Prep Athletic Summer Camps provide the opportunity for athletes of all ages to develop their skills in a fun, sportsman like environment. Our goal is to offer athletic camps that challenge athletes and promote individual improvement that will lead to success. All of our coaches are passionate about creating an experience that will make your child better and promote a deeper love of their sport.

For more information on our Summer Enrichment Programs and Athletic Camps, please click on the links below.


Summer Athletic Camps

List of 4 frequently asked questions.

  • Sandlot Summer Baseball & Softball Camp

    • Dates:
      • Week 1 - All Skills (June 24th - June 27th)
      • Week 2 - Hitting Camp (July 1st - July 3rd)
      • Week 3 - All Skills (July 15th - July 18th)
    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Rain Out Dates are Friday's)
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep Campus
    • Ages: Students ages 5 to 14 
    • Campers will be divided up by age and skill level
    • Cost: Week 1 - $150, Week 2 – $100, Week 3 - $150
    • All campers will receive a camp T-shirt
    • For additional information, please email Mike Eckert at Michael_Eckert@comcast.net

    Featuring The Sandlot’s Instructors along with current and former collegiate players. This comprehensive baseball camp will focus on the fundamentals of the game.

    Baseball Instructors:
    Mike Eckert – Entering 12th season as Asst. Coach @ Mater Dei HS, Asst Coach of the year 2014, 3rd team All-State, 2 time All-County Catcher, 4yr player @ NC Wesleyan College, MVP in 87’ of 3rd place CWS, Capt. In 87’ and 88’. Played for current UNC coach Mike Fox.

    Andrew LaMure –
    2 time All-Shore and All-State @ RBC. Spent first 2 years @ ECU before transferring to Felician College where he was All-Conf and All-Region. He also received Honorable mention All-American for Dll. Named Student Athlete of the year in 2017. Spent the past 2 years as Asst .Varisty coach at RFH

     
    Softball Instructors:
    Amanda Sansevere – 2 time All Monmouth County and All-State Team @ Raritan HS catching. NFCA Academic All-American played in D3 WS, NJAC 2nd Team @ Ramapo College. Played in 3 Regional Championships.

    All participants must print and bring a signed copy of the waiver form. To download the waiver form, please click here.

    TO REGISTER, PLEASE CLICK HERE
  • Champion Football Camp

    • Date: Saturday, June 22nd
    • Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep Campus
    • Ages: Students in grades 5-8
    • Morning practice will be filmed for an afternoon film review run by the college & NFL coaches.
    • Cost: $85.00
    • All campers will receive a camp t-shirt

    Coaching provided by the Mater Dei Prep football staff along with Brian Flores (Miami Dolphins Head Coach), Joe Cullen (Baltimore Ravens Defensive Line Coach), and coaches from Penn State University, Boston College, and Rutgers University.

    If you have any additional questions, click here.

    All participants must print and bring a signed copy of the waiver form. To download the waiver form, click here.

    TO REGISTER, PLEASE CLICK HERE
  • Mater Dei Prep Basketball Camp

    • Date: August 12th - 16th
    • Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep Campus
    • Ages: Boys and Girls in grades 3-8
    • Cost: $299 for the week
    • You can purchase or bring your own lunch
    • All campers will receive a report card and reversible jersey

    Featuring instructors from the Shootin' School and Mater Dei Prep basketball coaches.

    Morning (9:00am-11:45am)
    Warmup & Skill Development

    Emphasis on:

    Ball Handling
    Shooting
    Defense
    Attacking the Basket
    Rebounding

    Afternoon 12:45pm-3:00pm
    Games, Contests, Tournaments
    3 on 3 / 4 on 4 Tournaments
    1 on 1 Competition
    Shooting Competitions
    Camp Honor Roll / Hall of Fame

    All participants must print and bring a signed copy of the waiver form. To download the waiver form, please click here.

    TO REGISTER, PLEASE CLICK HERE
  • Mater Dei Prep Soccer Academy

    • Dates: July 8-12 and July 22-25
    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep Campus
    • Grades: Boys and Girls ages 5-15
    • Cost: $150.00 per week
    • All participants will receive a free t-shirt
    Coaching provided by the Mater Dei Prep soccer staff along with Director of Soccer Operations Nickie Malanda.

    Players can fine-tune their basic skills of soccer with this week long camp. Each day the curriculum will consist of one of the following: passing and receiving, foot skills and shooting. Players will be instructed on proper technique in order to develop the skills needed to be a successful soccer player. This camp is sure to build the confidence within your son or daughter, whether they are a true beginner or looking to take the next step in the game of soccer.

    All participants must print and bring a signed copy of the waiver form. To download the waiver form, please click here.

    TO REGISTER, PLEASE CLICK HERE

Summer Enrichment Courses

List of 4 frequently asked questions.

  • American Sign Language 1 Class

    American Sign Language 1, Session 2 is still open for registration. Please contact Phil Masterson to register, pmasterson@materdeiprep.org or at (732) 671-9100 x120

    American Sign Language 1 places an emphasis on American Sign Language and Deaf Culture.  Students will explore and develop an understanding of deaf culture.  Students will learn to sign the alphabet, develop a sign language vocabulary, and use the proper classifiers. This course covers the proper way to make a variety of sign vocabulary, based on categories such as food signs.  Facial expression, body language, and proper hand shapes are modeled and explained as well as practiced.  The students will develop an understanding and appreciation of the history, development and role of ASL in the deaf, as well as, the hearing community.
     
    • ASL 1 Course
      • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
      • Session 2: August 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th, 29th
    • Course Cost: $300 which includes textbook and workbook
    • Deadline to register is June 28th
    • Course is ONLY open to Mater Dei Prep students with approved learning modifications
    • 3 credits awarded and fulfills World Language requirement
  • American Sign Language 2 Class

    American Sign Language 2 is still open for registration. Please contact Phil Masterson to register, pmasterson@materdeiprep.org or at (732) 671-9100 x120

    American Sign Language 2 continues to place an emphasis on American Sign Language and Deaf Culture.  Students will explore and develop an understanding of deaf culture.  Students will learn to sign the alphabet, develop a sign language vocabulary, and use the proper classifiers. This course covers the proper way to make a variety of sign vocabulary, based on categories such as food signs.  Facial expression, body language, and proper hand shapes are modeled and explained as well as practiced.  The students will develop an understanding and appreciation of the history, development and role of ASL in the deaf, as well as, the hearing community.
     
    • ASL 2 Course
      • 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
      • August 6th, 7th, 8th, 12th, 13th, and 14th
    • Course Cost: $300 which includes textbook and workbook
    • Deadline to register is June 28th
    • Course is ONLY open to Mater Dei Prep students with approved learning modifications
    • 3 credits awarded and fulfills World Language requirement
    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
  • Rock and Roll History

    This course will profile prominent musical movements, individuals, and bands from the days of Elvis through modern day. Students will be relating the music to the popular culture in the United States during the time period and how it reflects the attitude of the youth. Students should have knowledge of the history of the United Sates from 1950 forward so completing courses in US History is preferred.

    • Dates: Tuesday-Thursday from July 8 - August 15
    • Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep
    • Cost: $675
    • Ages: Open to all students in grades 8-12
    • Prerequisite: US History courses
    • Instructor: Dominic Longo, history teacher at Mater Dei Prep


  • On the Road to Algebra 202

    Incoming sophomores who will be taking Algebra 202 are invited to take this review course over the summer. This class will boost their confidence as well as their abilities and give them the skills they will need to succeed in their future math courses.

    • Dates: Monday - Thursday from July 29 - August 15
    • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Location: Math & Writing Lab at Mater Dei Prep
    • Cost: $720
    • Ages: ONLY open to incoming Mater Dei Prep sophomore students entering Algebra 2 in the Class of 2022
    • Prerequisite: Algebra 101
    • Instructor: Brittani Schick, math teacher at Mater Dei Prep

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Summer Enrichment Courses

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  • Introduction to Robotics

    Campers will be paired up and given a VexIQ Robotics kit. They will be introduced to the exciting and competitive world of STEM with an emphasis on Robotics. Robotic kits will be used to guide your teen from simple machines through to a competitive robot of their own design. Throughout the weeks campers will have the opportunity to choose custom parts from thingiverse.com and watch as their parts come to life using one of three Makerbot Rreplicator’s in Our Maker Space.

    Modern STEM careers are built upon teamwork and leadership while working toward a common goal. Universities and employers seek out those that develop these skills early. This camp is the first step of their development in a safe, free, environment where every failed experiment is another step closer to success.

    • Dates: Monday-Friday from July 8-19
    • Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Location: Mater Dei Prep's new Maker Space room
    • Cost: $1,400
    • Ages: Open to all students in grades 7-12
    • Prerequisite: Basic computer skills
    • All students must provided their own laptop with the ability to download the necessary documents and software
    Instructor: Edward L. Brown III
    • Mr. Brown is a science teacher and robotics mentor since 2003. He has taught in both public and exclusive private New York City Schools. He has created several awards winning FIRST FRC Teams that competed on the local and international level. His teams have been featured on Discovery Channel Science, CNN, CBS, and New York 1. His students have gone on to exciting STEM careers after earning degrees from our nation’s top engineering & technology universities. Including MIT, Stevens Institute and WPI. He is hosting this course for 10 days at Mater Dei Prep and is excited to introduce a new generation to the world of robotics, basic programming and rapid prototyping.

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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