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Summer Camp Fun 9: 7/16-7/20

at The Java Hut Restaurant/Café

14551 Cullen Blvd., Suite H
Houston, TX

Monday, July 16, 2012

Starts: 1:00 PM
Ends: 4:00 PM

Summer Camp Week #9: July 16th July 20th

The Jon Santos Chess Academy (South Houston - Java Hut)

14551 Cullen Blvd., Suite H, Houston, TX 77047

All Camps are: $200.00 for the week Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

(Includes T-Shirt & Flash Drive Wrist Band)

Prices for Camp:

May June 7th: $180 per camper Early Bird Special

June 8th- July 8th: $200 per camper

July 9th- July 14th: $220 per camper

Daily Schedule of Events:

08:00am-09:00am: SIGN-IN: Breakfast with the Coaches/ Early Chess Practice & Game Planning

09:00am-12:00pm: Classes

12:00pm-01:00pm: SIGN-IN: LUNCH-TIME: Lunch with the Coaches

01:00pm-04:00pm: Classes

04:00pm-06:00pm: Math & Chess Private Lessons are offered $25/hr (Please call to schedule ahead of time)

Chess Camp:

Coach Bo Githoro has been a 2x Texas Scholastic State Champion & 4x Texas Scholastic Blitz State Champion. School Teacher & Chess Coach Jon Santos has trained over 1,000 chess students all across Houston helping them to improve quickly!

This camp is for players of all ages, from Beginner to serious Tournament players who really want to take Chess to a higher level! Coach Santos and his coaching team will be training us on: The Openings, Middlegame Strategies and Ideas, Lots of Tactics, Common Endgame Positions, Avoiding Blunders, How-to-Handle the Clock, Concentration Exercises, Thinking Techniques, and tons more. Friday will be a scheduled Rated Tournament for all players!

Mario & Videogame Builders Camp:

Look no further your opportunity is here to learn how to build a customized videogame with Coach Blake! Design Gameplay, create the art, program the physics, build the levels, engineer game sounds and lots more! Students will be working through 12 chapters of basic programing before being introduced to Game Coding. Oh did we mention that therell be Gaming Contests on Wii, PS3 and X-Box360? This will be a camp you wont forget! (Mario Creators Camp is for Young Ages 7 and up)

RPG Videogame Builders Camp:

Final Fantasy, Legend of Zelda, Metal Gear Solid, do any of those RPG games ring a bell? Coach Austin believes you can create one serious RPG videogame at our camp! Soar through the 12 chapters of basic programing before being introduced to Game Coding. At the end of the week coaches will become judges and give away Prizes for the best Built Videogames and one Huge Prize for THE BEST GAME at our camp!

Sibling Discount: There is a sibling discount offered only to immediate family members; please contact Mr. Santos orMr. Bofor this amount as we rate our discount on the number of participants for the camp(s).

All campers must sign in each day, and be signed out by an authorized adult when they leave. If you need to drop off your student early or pick up later please let Mr. Santos know as soon as possible. Medication for all campers must be checked in with Mr. Santos upon arrival.

For More Information Contact: Bo Githoro (832) 236-2363 or

For More Information Contact: Jon Santos (832) 654-4688 or

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