An important part of applying for admission to an independent school is getting to know the school and assessing if it is right for your family.
As a Pine Crest School Class of 1981 alumna, teacher, coach, and parent of two alumni, Calla ’11 and Chandler ’14 Cissel, Jana Blackwell’s Panther Pride runs deep.
Summer is right around the corner, and it is the perfect time for teachers’ reflection, professional growth, and the chance to dive into a good book. Inspired by Pine Crest School’s 2019-24 Strategic Plan, “The Future is Here,” this year’s faculty summer reading supports themes that are reflected in the overarching, guiding question:
As one of South Florida’s longest running summer programs, Pine Crest Summer offers campers ages 4 to 14 a fun and safe environment to play and learn.
Pine Crest Summer offers over 50 camps across our campuses in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale - camps in the arts, sports, academics, and signature programs like traditional day camp.
One of our most loved programs, traditional day camp combines all of the elements of summer from swimming, playing games, and making crafts.
What parents love about traditional day camp is the opportunity to pair it with tennis lessons or Elevate, an academic camp geared towards our youngest campers in kindergarten through grade 5. Elevate serves as both a review and extension of grade-level skills based on the needs of the students.
Do you have a budding artist at home? Does your child sing into a hairbrush, put on shows in the living room, or spend hours editing footage he or she filmed on a cell phone?
Pine Crest School received three Anatomage Tables recently.
Anatomage Tables are virtual dissecting tables that are generally used by medical schools such as the Mayo Clinic to allow medical students the opportunity to perform virtual autopsies. One Table is located in an Upper School Huizenga Family Science Building classroom. The additional Tables are located in the Middle School life science classrooms — one on the Boca Raton campus and one on the Fort Lauderdale campus.
The Pine Crest Summer team has assembled spectacular opportunities for students to enjoy during the summer months!
Camp favorites, including fine arts and band, general and specialty sports, and robotics and STEM, are being offered on the Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale campuses.
Panther Campers for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students is back on our Boca Raton campus, and our day camp, which takes place on the Fort Lauderdale campus and attracts students from around the world, returns for the 61st year!
By Emily Roy ’20
Dance is one of seven Fine Arts offerings at Pine Crest School. From pre-kindergarten through grade twelve, students are exposed to different forms of dance that increase in difficulty over time.
For 61 years, campers have made memories with friends at Pine Crest Summer.
Parents choose Pine Crest because of our flexibility, variety of programs, and the safety of our Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale campuses.
Campers love Pine Crest Summer because they can customize each week of their summer. From camps in the arts, sports, science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and signature programs like our traditional day camp, there is something for every camper!
This summer, each week will feature a special theme with dress up days and unique activities. Scroll down to see each theme!
Topics: Pine Crest Summer
Did you know that one of the most important ways athletes prepare and advance in their sport is through strength training? Strength training is crucial for any athlete hoping to drastically improve their performance and reduce the chance of injury, especially in the increasingly competitive world of athletics.
Pine Crest’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Camp is the perfect setting for any camper who loves to design, program, build, and create — or wants to learn how! Why come to Pine Crest STEM Camp? Check out these four reasons sure to impress campers of all ages:
Whether your child loves drones, chess, or drama, Pine Crest’s new Middle School Enrichment summer camp is the perfect way for rising sixth to eighth graders to explore something new or dive into a hobby or passion they already have.