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Buckner Fanning School at Mission Springs

2018 Summer at the Springs

This is a printable version of the 2018 Summer at the Springs Schedule.


Dates:  June 4th – 8th      Camp: World Wide Soccer      
Description:  Our soccer camp offers an enjoyable and educational training experience with our professional training staff.  The curriculum is suitable for players of all experiences.  Players will work on core technical skills, 1v1s, dribbling, and turning as well as shooting and finishing exercise.  Players will use these in small sided games and play in the week-long World Cup tournament!  Early drop off time is 8:30 am.
Times: Camp #1BF:  Half Day                    9:00 am – 12:00 pm        Ages: 6-15        Cost:   $145
Times: Camp #2BF:  Mini Kickers              9:00 am – 12:00 pm        Ages: 3-5          Cost:   $105
Location:  Field        Register:   Laurence O’Toole 210 332-2201              
Dates:  June 11-15 & July 16-20              Camp:  Camp Invention            Ages:  5-12
Description:  Explore the technology behind self-driving cars and invent a vehicle of the future.  Design futuristic dream homes with smart furniture and smart energy.  Build and personalize a robotic dog and compare the inner mechanics to the biology of living animals.  Every student takes home two custom robots!
Time:  9:00 am- 3:30 pm            Cost:  $250                
Location:  Art room, Science lab, cafeteria             
**Extended hours are from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm and will cost an additional $80 per week.                
Register:  or 800 968-4332.    For more info:  Elizabeth Williams at 210 672-7430 or .
Dates:   June 18-22        Camp: My Art Starz     Ages:  6-12
Description:  Join us for a week of creative fun as we draw and paint animals, landscapes and so much more.  Kids will learn painting techniques from a real artist as they paint with liquid watercolors and use acrylics on canvas.  They will also develop their drawing skills as they use pencils as well as chalk pastels.  This camp is sure to please your budding artist who will have an amazing gallery of art by the end of the week.
Time:  9:00 am – 11:30 am      Cost:  $125 includes all supplies and materials     
Location:  Art room Register: or 210 945-4411 Registration deadline is Friday, June 15th.
Dates:  June 25-29      Camp: Young Builders                              Ages: 5-7
Description:  The only limitation is the mind of the young builder.  In our Young Builders program, children are engaged in creative activities with “zillions” of pieces of Legos.  This ensures that there is always enough Legos for everyone.  This innovative program for Lego builders provides opportunities for imagination and hands-on learning under the guidance of a certified educator.  Over 15 new games, projects and activities not found in stores will be planned and engineered.  Enrichment in the areas of personal creativity, following instructions, eye-hand coordination, problem solving, critical thinking and learning will be experienced as your child can construct dinosaurs, rockets, castles, airplanes, forts, cars and much more!
Time:  8:30 am-10:30 am           Cost:   $90                 
Location:  Art room    
Register:  please send check to school office made payable to FastForward Kids.
Dates:  June 25-29         Camp: Junior Engineers            Ages:  7-12
Description:  Junior Engineers will bring your child into a creative and engineering environment that will develop him/her into a junior engineer!  Hands-on construction is learned and executed with our special and unique Lego Engineering kits not found in stores.  With our certified educator and detailed technical plans, your child will learn how to build robots, race cars, four-by-four trucks, cranes, pulleys levers and much more!  Your child will participate in an energized week of discovery and expand his/her knowledge in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) in an exploratory cooperative environment.
Time:  8:30 am – 10:30 am      Cost:  $90     
Location:  Art room
Dates:  June 25-29         Camp:  Drones Jr. Flight Camp             Ages:  7-12
Description:  Fastforward Kids is merging the best in Science and technology with the wonder of flight.  Drone Junior Flight Camp is taking a hands-on learning approach and mixing in innovation and adventure.  Make new friends, play creative games, and embrace what is to be one of the fastest growing technological career fields.  Engaging and inspiring kids and at the same time preparing them to change the world.  Get flight certification from Fastforward Kids.  Take to the skies and become an honorary junior drone pilot!
Time:  10:30 am – 12:30 pm      Cost:   $90                  
Location:  Science lab               
Register:  please send check to school office made payable to FastForward Kids.