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The McLean School of Maryland actually calls its camp "SummerEdge" (featuring "Brain Camp" for the pre-K-to-grade-6 crowd) and promises campers its techniques will "increase their edge" over other kids. The Fairfax Collegiate summer program offers, among other things, public speaking and test prep, with "breaks" for soccer and basketball.
At a time of so much over-programming, I side with the anonymous contributor to the website dcurbanmom.com, a chat room for type-A parents, who ridiculed a parent who asked if there was a "jump rope day camp" in the area: "How about a hopscotch camp? This is a joke, right? Is nothing for children unstructured anymore?"
Apparently not. St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School camps, perhaps the area's most exotic, offer, among many others, a Civil War camp, a fashion camp, a veterinary camp, a ghost-hunting camp, and the aforementioned fencing and Hunger Games camp.
The Hunger Games camp, all three sessions of which are sold out, offers marksmanship and laser tag. That's fine, but it isn't summer if the kids don't get a chance to eat ice cream with wooden spoons.