Summer Programs

Whatever your passion - from art, science, sports or cooking to music, photography, math or Legos - we have developed a program full of exciting adventures to interest boys and girls of all ages!

Explore all four camp programs and be sure to register early as camps have limited enrollment and are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Camps run in varying intervals between June and August.
Camps run in varying intervals between June and August.  Day camps will start June 5, 2017.

View a PDF of the Hawken Summer Programs 2017 brochure.

Click here to register online or click here to print registration forms and mail to the Summer Programs Office.

Summer Programs Office
5000 Clubside Road
Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124

Phone:  440.423.2940
Fax:  440.423.2930

Day Camps

Far-out adventures close to home

Hawklings Camp 
Boys Day Camp
Girls Day Camp
Boys Sports Camp 
Girls Lifetime Adventure Camp 
Hawken Day Camps, established in 1929, has a long history of providing some of the best summer enrichment opportunities in Greater Cleveland. Children of all ages can choose from a variety of exciting, wholesome and challenging activities led by experienced professional educators and coaches. 

Click here for Day Camps information and registration forms.

Day Camp Slideshows

    • Boys Day Camp
    • Girls Day Camp

Travel Camps

Explore the country; expand your horizons
The Amazing Race: Chasing the Ghost of Elvis
The Second City: Chicago Theater Tour
Mid-West Stadium Tour & Sports Collectible Convention
Northeast Baseball Stadium Tour & Hall of Fame Trip
Hawken Travel Camps offer campers ages 10-15 the opportunity to take week long trips around the country, visiting exciting locations focused on a specific area of interest. Campers that have a particular passion will bond with other campers with similar interests as they explore, learn, grow, and sit back to enjoy the unique opportunities offered in a variety of cities and locations. These well supervised trips are once in a lifetime opportunities for making lasting memories. 

Click here for Travel Camps information and forms.

Passport Camps

Your ticket to learn, explore and create
Science Camps 
Performing Arts Camps 
Visual Arts Camps 
Design & Construction Camps
Hawken Lego High & Lego University
Culinary Camps 
World Languages & Cultural Experiences
Games, Sports & Physical Fitness
Leadership Camps
Technology & Creativity
Mythology in Literature & Film
Passport Camps offer children of all ages unique, week long (full and half day) opportunities to explore, create, learn and have fun. These camps are specifically designed to foster imagination and curiosity while developing new skills. Children looking for a variety of experiences over the course of the summer can piece together a full summer of fun tailored to their interests or simply enjoy the excitement of a one-week adventure. 

Click here for Passport Camps information and forms.

Athletics Camps

Get in the game and have fun
Soccer Camp
Basketball Camp 
Running Camp
Boys Lacrosse Camp
Swimming Camp
Wrestling Camp
Football Camp
Tennis Camp

Hawken Athletics Camps offer skill-driven, sport-centered instruction for individuals seeking 
to improve their game. Taught the “Hawken way” and led by Hawken coaches, Hawken Athletics Summer Camps are a chance for young athletes to hone their skills, improve team-play, and learn from the best. Campers will work hard, test their limits, and have a blast doing it. Instruction will be structured around individualized skill development, team-play components, situational games, and live-action play. 

Click here for Hawken Athletics Camps information and forms.

Summer Studies

Get ready to get ahead

SAT & ACT Test Taking Strategies
Health Studies
Hawken Summer Studies is a six-week summer program of credit, review, preview and enrichment classes for students entering grades 6 -12. Classes are held at our upper campus in Gates Mills, with offerings in mathematics, history, writing, critical reading, language, PSAT/ SAT test-prep and health studies. The Summer Studies program is open to students from both public and private schools. 

Click here for Summer Studies information and forms.

Hawken School | Lower & Middle Schools, 5000 Clubside Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Upper School, PO Box 8002 (12465 County Line Rd), Gates Mills, OH 44040
Gries Center, 10823 Magnolia Dr, Cleveland, OH 44106