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After School Programs

After School Programs

HoopEd offers a variety of after school sports classes at local public and private elementary and middle schools. Our classes are designed to provide fun, low pressure after school sports activities where kids can learn about the sports and games they love while having fun with their friends. Class offerings include Basketball, Body Movement and Ball Skills, Soccer, Cheerleading, Kickball, Flag Football, Sports & Games and Track & Field. Class sessions typically run 6-10 weeks with separate signups in the fall, winter and spring. Classes are grouped by selected grades and start as soon as the school bell ends the day. No playing experience required as our focus will always remain on having fun and learning!.

Some examples:

All Sports and Games: Boys and Girls will join in playground sports and games in an environment where kids of all skill levels and abilities feel comfortable and included. Games include everything from kickball, soccer, flag football, team handball, and basketball, to capture the flag and old school "kick the can!" Although we always compete to win, the spirit of the game and FUN is at the center of everything we do.

Chess: Learn the fundamentals of the game including basic rules, mainline openings, gaining the initiative in the middle game, space and timing, attcking tactics and endgame play. All skill levels welcome.

Construct and Create: This class allows kids then to utilize their wild imaginations and build up and out! Students will have a opportunity to create a project every class using 3 D materials including plaster of paris, clay, cardboard boxes, paper mache and more! Kids will use everyday objects that with a little creativity can be made into a piece of art!.

Dance In Motion: This course will focus on several dance styles and techniques of jazz, ballet, hip-hop, creative movement and modern. Students will be able to explore the world of dance and focus on alignment, rhythm, movement, coordination, and performance skills. This course will also help students with their flexibility and understand the importance of movement and musicality. The class will include body isolations, flexibility warm up and exercises, across the floor combinations center work and learn short dance combinations. This is a beginners level course.

Hoops Basketball: Clinic style class that teaches the rules and skills needed to enjoy the game in a fun, low pressure environment. Each week students will learn a new skill such as dribbling, passing, shooting, rules of the game, etc. Students will play fun basketball activities as well as exciting instructional scrimmaging. *Skill Development Work based on grade of students.

Imagination Legos: Creating your own invention during every class using new building techniques and tips. Share your creation and gain confidence speaking to a group by presenting your invention during each class in a welcoming and supportive environment.

Martial Arts: We offer a safe, structured training that teaches students the proper form, style and technique.Classes are tailored to student's individual needs and help them to grow to their fullest potential. Martial Arts not only focuses on instruction, but also provides valuable lessons related to respect, discipline, motivation, self-control, confidence and continual improvement.This is a non-sparring class.

Soccer: This class will focus on correct soccer technique and skill development with the ball. Children will learn the rules of the game, basic skills and start playing small sided games while the coaches focus on a positive, fun environment. We strive to develop shooting, dribbling, change of direction, and agility skills. *This class is also available for older grades with more experience.

Wiffle Ball and Fat Bat: This class is based around fun where the students will get used to athletic motions and physical fitness through the sport of wiffle ball and fat bat. This class is available to every student boys and girls of every level of experience. Students will work together in groups and go over the skill of the day (fielding, hitting, throwing). Fun games based around friendly competition will keep the students constantly active and help them to learn the importance of sportsmanship.


We work along side existing enrichment programs, directly with PTA or independently to bring our offerings to the school. If you would like to have HoopEd at your school please contact info@hoopeducation.com or visit our FAQ section.

AfterCare Only

AfterCare Only

This event is structured for children attending a different camp during the day and need AfterCare services through HoopEd. This event is specifically geared towards Students attending Stuart Hobson Summer Reading Camp 2015. AfterCare Only will run from July 13th through July 31st @Stuart Hobson MS. All participants MUST be registered the Friday before each week of camp starts and walk-ins are not allowed.

All Sports & Games Camps

All Sports & Games Camps

Remember the old school days when kids got on their bikes and spent the summer days with friends at the playground? Those were special times. HoopEd is bringing kids back to the playground with the All Sports and Games camp. Kids will spend each day rotating around all different sports in an environment where coaches teach the rules of the playground, incorporate all of the kids regardless of abilities, and stress the important lessons of sportsmanship and being honest in play. Games include everything from kickball, soccer, flag football, whiffle ball, and basketball to all sorts of dodge ball games, capture the flag, and even old school "kick the can!"

Boys and girls ages 5 to 13 are welcome. The HoopEd coaches create an environment where kids of all skill levels and abilities feel comfortable and included. Although we always compete to win, the spirit of the game and FUN is at the center of everything we do. Simply put, kids have fun and learn by DOING!

All Sports and Games Camp is offered every winter break and spring break, on student holidays and throughout the summer.

All Sports and Games Summer Session at Lafayette

All Sports and Games Summer Session at Lafayette

All Sports and Games Lafayette Summer Session!
 

Kids will spend each day rotating around all different sports in an environment where coaches teach the rules of the playground, incorporate all of the kids regardless of abilities, and stress the important lessons of sportsmanship and being honest in play. Games include everything from kickball, soccer, flag football, whiffle ball, and basketball to all sorts of dodge ball games, capture the flag, and even old school "kick the can!" HoopEd coaches create an environment where kids of all skill levels and abilities feel comfortable and included. Although we always compete to win, the spirit of the game and FUN is at the center of everything we do. Simply put, kids have fun and learn by DOING!

 

Azzi Fudd's 'Hooping for a Cure' Basketball Clinic

Azzi Fudd's 'Hooping for a Cure' Basketball Clinic

Come join star UConn's Sophmore guard, Azzi Fudd, former McDonald's All American, National Player of the Year and 3-timeUSA Basketball Gold Medalist. Learn new skills, drills, play competitive games, contests and giveaways. All participants will receive a limited edition camp T-Shirt and a individual photo with Azzi. Campers may bring one item to be autographed. 
Donations will be accepted and used to support the Pat Summitt Foundation to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease.
Beginner Ballers

Beginner Ballers

Beginner Ballers is an instructional basketball league for young kids just learning the game. The Ballers leagues are for Kindergartners through 4th graders and are designed to teach the rules of the game and the basic fundamentals in a low pressure, fun environment. Each participant will be assigned a HoopEd coach for the session and each week we will work on different skills, then split for league play. The Beginner Ballers play on lower baskets and each participant receives a team jersey.

Body Movement & Ball Skills

Body Movement & Ball Skills

HoopEd is excited to introduce this unique class concept aimed at developing overall body movement and athletic skills. The classes will cover stretching techniques, footwork skills, passing and catching, ball skills and overall hand eye coordination development. This introductory level class will start with individual activities and will progress to team and sport specific concepts. Join HoopEd to learn the fundamental bases to be successful in any sport.

D-School

D-School

Everybody wants to be the leading scorer however, true ballers know defense wins championships! Most camps focus on teaching and building a player's offensive skills but every coach wants a player that can DEE-UP! Perhaps as a result of a lack of time, defense is not being stressed at the youth level practices. The D-School is your answer. This unique camp concept will teach the basics of solid individual defense as well as the more advance level of team and helpside defense. The D-School Camp encourages player's to challenge him/herself to be a conscience and active factor on the defensive end.

Dedos

Dedos

WHAT: DEDOS is a Spanish Immersion Arts and Sports Camp run by professional Latinx educators that fosters multi-age community-building through visual arts, theater, music, and sports. LEO (I READ) is a Spanish Immersion Reading option facilitated by Oyster literacy teachers that takes place in the bilingual library. There are before-care and after-care options.

 

QUE: DEDOS es un campamento de immersion en español de arte y deporte facilitado por profesionales latin@s que construye una comunidad de edades múltiples a través de las artes visuales, drama, música, y deportes. LEO es un programa optional de lectura en español que se lleva a cabo en la biblioteca bilingüe. Existen opciones para cuidado antes y después del horario regular. 

Daily Schedule:

Horario diario:
Before-care-8:00am-9:00am

Camp Day-   9:00am-3:00pm

After-care- 3:00pm-6:00pm

Children from rising Kindergarteners through rising 6th graders. You do not have to be an Oyster Adams student to participate.
Niños y niñas que entrarán en kindergarten hasta los que entrarán en sexto grado. No tienen que ser alumn@s de Oyster Adams para participar.

Cancellation policy for Dedos:
$50 fee if cancelled before May 1st and $100 after

Questions about DEDOS contact Laura Kleinmann: 
laura.kleinmann@k12.dc.gov or 240-606-3743


Preguntas sobre DEDOS comunique con Laura Kleinmann: laura.kleinmann@k12.dc.gov o 240-606-3743

Fall Skills Classes

Fall Skills Classes

HoopEd Skills Classes are designed for kids who are serious about learning and improving their games. Taught by HoopEd's top basketball instructors, skills classes work to develop the complete game. Each week will focus on a specific fundamental. We will teach the fundamentals thoroughly then scrimmage in order to focus on that fundamental in real game situations. Skills class courses typically run 8-10 weeks and as we add new skills each session, we strive to grow and build your game. Make your weaknesses become your strengths as you prepare for your upcoming season or get ready for your summer work.

HoopEd Splash Camp

HoopEd Splash Camp

HOOPS Basketball

HOOPS Basketball

Hoops Basketball Camps:
HoopEd specializes in small, intimate basketball camps where learning and fun go hand in hand. Don't get lost in huge basketball camps where the coaches only pay attention to the top kids! HoopEd basketball camps are purposefully kept small so that each participant receives the attention they need to have a great experience learning the game they love.

Each day of camp will have skills development sessions in the morning and plenty of team games throughout the day. Skills include dribbling, shooting, passing, pivoting, rebounding, and defense. And each player will be assigned a team to play on for the day and throughout the week. There are individual contests each day and of the course we always include the famous "HoopEd Money Shot!"

Boys and girls ages 5 to 13 are welcome. The HoopEd Hoops Basketball Camps are perfect for players of all skill levels and abilities. The coaches are interactive with all the kids as they play in a low pressure, fun filled camp environment.

Hoops Basketball Camp is offered every winter break and spring break, on student holidays and throughout the summer.

Hoops Basketball Classes:
HoopEd specializes in basketball classes where learning and fun go hand in hand. Each class will have skills development activities and team games. Skills include dribbling, shooting, passing, pivoting, rebounding, and defense. The HoopEd Hoops Basketball Classes are perfect for players of all skill levels and abilities. The coaches are interactive with all the kids as they play in a low pressure, fun filled class environment.

JUNIOR All Sports & Games

JUNIOR All Sports & Games

The Junior All Sports and Games Camp follows the same exciting format as our All Sports and Games Camp but is geared towards 4 to 6 year olds. The Junior camp incorporates age appropriate games and strives to introduce young athletes to the rules of all your basic sports activities. Junior camp gives our younger campers the option to end their day at 1:00pm instead of 3:00pm.

Junior Elite Teams Division

Junior Elite Teams Division

HoopEd is proud to announce its first ever Junior Elite teams division offering boys & girls teams. Our mission is create a positive experience in that our players not only improve as players but as people.

The teams division will be lead by current & former Blessed Sacrament PE teachers Coach TJ Mazyck and Coach Julian King. The two have coached past youth teams have won 5 championships in local league play over the past three years. They have also sent many athletes to play for high level high schools, including St. John's, Gonzaga, and Wilson High School. Many of our coaches have previous college playing experience as well as having coached on the high school, college & professional level.

Each team will have at least one 1-1.5 hour practice during the week. The practice locations will be in the Chevy Chase area. Games will be played on the weekend. Each team will play eight regular season games plus at least one playoffs game. Under Armour jerseys and shorts will be provided.

Kid's Night Out

HoopEd is now offering a "Kid's Night Out" Bring your kids for some fun while you have a night out on the town! Night out is full of fun with organized games, free play, basketball arcade, moonbounce, giant Connect Four, movie night and much more! Snacks and dinner will be provided for each child.
Learn, Sweat & Play

Learn, Sweat & Play

Introducing Learn, Sweat, Play, an afternoon program where kids can come out and run, sweat, play and socialize with kids and coaches every day of the week. Based on our famous All Sports and Games Camps, kids separated in groups by age will engage in all sorts of activities from kickball, soccer skills, flag football, and whiffle ball to relay races, capture the flag, old school kick the can and so much more!

 

Mini Dedos

Mini Dedos

A full-day camp experience that focuses on community building and age-appropriate games, sports, theater and arts activities in Spanish open to Boys and Girls, Ages 4-12 - not limited to Oyster Adams students

Un día completo de inmersión en español enfocado en construir una comunidad mediante: lectura nivelada, actividades deportivas, artísticas y lúdicas. Todo en grupos organizados por edad desde los cuatro hasta los doce años.
DEDOS no está limitado sólo a alumnos de Oyster Adams.
¡Todos los niños y niñas son bienvenidos!

O'Connor Shooting Fundamentals Summer Clinic

Join St. John's Boys Varsity Coaches Patrick O'Connor and James Maerder as they work directly with players aged 10-16 on shooting fundamentals. Throughout the summer session, they will analyze your shooting form, work off the dribble and off the pass footwork, practice repetition, and give each player a custom action plan for improvement throughout the summer. Each group will have a maximum of 12 players to ensure hands-on instruction and the coaches will create a fun, differential learning environment suited for all experience levels. 
OG LGL: Original Learn, Grow and Lead for Teens

OG LGL: Original Learn, Grow and Lead for Teens

Is your teen still interested in all of the fun aspects summer camp can offer but can't seem to find the camp that is the right age for them? Look no further then The Day Camp's LGL progam! Learn, Grow and Lead for Teens is specifically designed for students entering 6th - 10th grade.  Each week brings a new focus and fun skills to learn as well as an opportunity to earn 10 community service hours.  By taking part in our LGL program, teens will make lasting friendships while enjoying many benefits such as small group interaction with other teens, assistance in setting future goals and career experience to begin reaching those goals, valuable leadership skills and of course, opportunities to make lifelong impressions on the lives of younger campers!

Palisades League

SJC All Girls Basketball Clinic

SJC All Girls Basketball Clinic

Come join St. John's Girls Basketball team and coaches for a weekend of hoops and fun! We'll run drills, contests and team games throughout the weekend with all of the girls and coaches throughout the weekend. All proceeds go to support the St. John's All Girls Basketball team.
Sports LGL  for Teens

Sports LGL for Teens

Is your teen still interested in all of the fun aspects summer camp can offer but can't seem to find the camp that is the right age for them? Look no further then HoopEd Teen Sports and Conditioning Summer Camp! This program is specifically designed for the active teen, looking to learn new games and enjoy playing with peers as well as participating in Conditioning fun! Rising 6th-11th graders will make lasting friendships while enjoying the many benefits of interaction with their peers lead by a experienced, enthusiastic coach skilled at working with kids in this age group.

Spring Break Camps

Spring Break Camps

HoopEd Spring Break Camps offers families an active and exciting child care option during the holiday break. Spring break is a busy time for HoopEd Nation and that is why we offer full or partial week sign ups! Spring Break Camps are the best way for kids to see their friends, stay active and avoid "break boredom"! See you on the courts and playground!

Spring Skills Classes

Spring Skills Classes

HoopEd Skills Classes are designed for kids who are serious about learning and improving their games. Taught by HoopEd's top basketball instructors, skills classes work to develop the complete game. Each week will focus on a specific fundamental. We will teach the fundamentals thoroughly then scrimmage in order to focus on that fundamental in real game situations. Skills class courses typically run 8-10 weeks and as we add new skills each session, we strive to grow and build your game. Make your weaknesses become your strengths as you prepare for your upcoming season or get ready for your summer work.
St. John's All Girls Basketball Camp

St. John's All Girls Basketball Camp

The St. John's All Girls Basketball Camp is designed to teach each camper the core fundamentals of the game in an environment where players can learn, have fun and get better. Camp will focus on the 7 core fundamentals of the game: ball handling, passing, shooting, defense, rebounding, and pivoting, and of course communicating. Mornings will be spent on individual skill level and afternoons will be spent in team practice and game play. Throughout the week coaches will also emphasize the important intangibles such as work ethic, commitment, a willingness to learn and the values of team work.

The goal is to have your weaknesses on Monday become your strengths on Friday and each camper will take with her a strong idea of the core values that have made the sjc girls basketball progrm so successful over the past many years. The All-Girls Camp counselors will feature local area high school head coaches, former St. John's stars and current St. John's players.

Camp will be directed by St. John's Head Girls Coach and WCAC Coach of the Year Jonathan Scribner.

Student Holiday Mini Camps

Student Holiday Mini Camps

Throughout the school year, HoopEd offers special, one to five-day sports camps for children, ages 5-13, who are out of school due to Federal holidays, parent-teacher conferences, professional development days and winter/spring break. Camps are held in the gyms and playgrounds of local area schools between the hours of 9:00am and 3:00pm with AfterCare available until 5:30pm.

Most school off days provide a challenge for working parents our goal is to solve that challenge with providing children with healthy, fun, safe and active alternatives to more tv time, too much internet or tagging along to work.

Would your school benefit from our student holiday mini camps? If so please reach out to info@hoopeducation.com or learn more in our FAQ section.
 

Volleyball

Volleyball

Kids of any skill level the opportunity to learn, build, and refine the skills of setting, hitting, and serve/receive.

We will teach the fundamentals and then scrimmage in order to focus on that fundamental in real game situations.

Winter Break Camps

Winter Break Camps

HoopEd Winter Break Camps offers families an active and exciting child care option during the holiday break. This season HoopEd will be offering their famous All Sports & Games and Hoops Basketball Camps plus brand new Trailblazers Camp.  Winter break is a busy time for HoopEd Nation and that is why we offer full or partial week sign ups! This offers parents the opportunity to enroll their camper for the days they need maybe for work, shopping or holiday travel. Winter Break Camps are the best way for kids to see their friends, stay active and avoid "break boredom"! See you on the courts and playground!