What a rewarding feeling it is for our campers as they complete their Summer Camp experience with St. John’s Military School! From developing a commendable character to improving their physical endurance, each camper gains the skills needed to make a positive impact on their lives as well as others’. Our Summer Camp classes are abundant with self-improvement and motivational lessons to help our campers make thoughtful, productive choices. Check out our class topics below!

Leadership


Campers are given the opportunity to gain practical experience in small and large group unit leadership. Mentors work with campers to develop skills necessary to lead in a positive and productive manner.

  • St. John’s History
  • Customs And Courtesies/li>
  • Drill And Ceremonies/li>
  • Leadership Traits/li>
  • Identification Of Leadership Types/li>
  • Unlocking Leadership Potential/li>
  • Leadership Principles/li>
  • Motivation Of Self/others/li>

Life Skills


Life skills:

  • Etiquette
  • Family relations
  • Leadership

Hard skills:

  • First aid
  • Personal finance
  • Small engine repair
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Hunter safety course
  • Archery course
  • Basic rifle marksmanship, including lessons on safety, proper shooting stances, and control

Character Building


Classes Include:

  • Spiritual Development
  • Making The Right Choices
  • How Attitude Impacts Your Future
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Self-confidence/self-improvement
  • Goal Setting/defining Your Future
  • Restoring Family Relationships
  • Drug & Alcohol Awareness
  • Dealing With Peer Pressure
  • Social Skills
  • Self Motivation
  • You Are Who Your Friends Are

Personal Growth


At the end of the summer, campers participate in exciting competitions. These competitions let them show off all that they’ve learned over the course of the camp, distinguish themselves from their peers, and display their physical and mental strength as well as their character.

The Military Stakes Competition includes:

  • Army physical fitness test
  • A combined academic exam
  • Rifle competition
  • Tug of war
  • Room inspections
  • Intramural events
  • Platoon drill competition
  • Individual drill off
  • Basic rifle marksmanship

Physical Fitness


Classes Include:

  • Daily Physical Training
  • High Ropes/confidence Course
  • Obstacle Course
  • Hiking (Road March)
  • Climbing And Repelling Tower
  • Paintball
  • Basic Rifle Marksmanship Course
  • Flag Football
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Initial And Final Physical Fitness Tests
  • Weight Room Certification
  • Weight Training