Study Skills Camp

Camp Format

The camp introduces students to a variety of study skills. It includes instruction on note-taking, time management, organization, and test-taking strategies. Students must be picked up within 15 minutes of the end of the session.

John Webre, the camp’s instructor, holds B.A. and M.A. degrees in English from the University of New Orleans. He has taught Study Skills and English at Jesuit for the past eight years. Before coming to Jesuit, Mr. Webre taught college English, ran the Tutoring Center at Tulane, directed Testing Services at UNO, and administered aptitude tests for the Johnson O’Connor Research Foundation, the oldest and most respected aptitude testing organization in the country.

  • Campers get a short 10- to 15-minute break each day.
  • Note: This camp is offered as helpful instruction and is not mandatory.

Required Items

  • Notebook
  • Pens or pencils
  • Snacks

Provided by Camp

  • All other class/camp items

If you have any questions, please contact John Webre at

Session 1

Location: Jesuit High School, Room 122
Monday, July 8 - Thursday, July 11
9:00am - 12:00pm
Grades 5 - 9

Session 2

Location: Jesuit High School, Room 122
Monday, July 15 - Thursday, July 18
9:00am - 12:00pm
Ages 5 - 9