Join coach Ashling Bryant, Burke's Director of Athletics, and other professional coaches to help hone and improve your skills on the court!

Basic Information

Who should sign up?
  • Girls who have played basketball or volleyball and are interested in improving their existing skills and understanding of the game in preparation for trying out for a team this year
  • Girls who have not played basketball or volleyball but are interested in trying out for a team in the coming school year and want to develop their skills in preparation
  • Girls who have not played basketball or volleyball but are interested in experiencing either sport to see whether playing on a school team might be of interest to them
  • Girls who are serious about taking on the challenge of improving themselves
  • Girls who want to get back into the Burke’s community spirit before the school year starts and have a fun and productive experience with their peers
  • Girls who are rising sixth, seventh, and eighth graders

Basketball Session only: August 7-11, $300 (after June 10, $320)
Volleyball Session only: August 14-18, $300 (after June 10, $320)

About the Program

Basketball Clinic: The basketball session will cover skills such as dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and defensive positioning, and movement and game tactics such as pressing, breaking the press, half-court offensive sets and defensive formations, running the break and secondary break and transitional play.

Volleyball Clinic: 
The volleyball session will cover skills such as passing, setting, hitting, blocking, and serving and game tactics such as rotations, switching, tipping, quick set attack, back set attack and defensive coverage.

Each day will be divided into a morning session from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and an afternoon session from 1:00-4:00 p.m. The morning session will focus on individual skills, and conditioning, while the afternoon session will feature game tactics and game play. Students will need to bring their lunch and will eat together and relax from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
In order to receive a full refund on any summer class or camp, cancellations must be received no later than seven days before the class or camp starts.

About the Staff

The Burke’s Summer Sports Clinic will be staffed by many of our regular season coaches along with some recent graduates of Burke’s Athletics serving not only as assistant coaches but also as role models for our current athletes.
Financial assistance is available for students receiving tuition assistance at Burke's. Please contact Jerry Mullaney for more information.
Burke's mission is to educate, encourage and empower girls. Our school combines academic excellence with an appreciation for childhood so that students thrive as learners, develop a strong sense of self, contribute to community, and fulfill their potential, now and throughout life.

Katherine Delmar Burke School

An independent K–8 school for girls
7070 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone: 415.751.0177 Fax: 415.666.0535
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