Itโ€™s the season of backpacks and pencils, boxed lunches and lunch money. Children across the nation are preparing their return to school for another year of learning. To break the ice and anxieties of new teachers, new classmates and often new schools, educators across the country will take attendance on the first day of school and ask their students how they spent the summer. The very lucky lads and lasses at Warriors Basketball Camp may have the best answers of all students, enough to incite the envy of their peers and start the new school year with a surplus of cool points.

This girl can say, โ€œI made a basket on an assist from Stephen Curry.โ€

๐Ÿ”Š โ€œTHATโ€™S AN ASSIST!โ€#NBAAssistWeek | Itโ€™s Our Game pic.twitter.com/Cakj2PLWFj

โ€” Warriors Basketball Camp (@warriorscamp) August 13, 2019

Other kids say they sat courtside while Curry banked underhanded shots from half court โ€” and theyโ€™d have the video to prove it.

.@StephenCurry30 FROM THE LOGO

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โ€” Warriors Basketball Camp (@warriorscamp) August 13, 2019

But Warriors Basketball Camp isnโ€™t just about watching a superstar have fun in his element. Itโ€™s about putting in work.

โ€œThis is the place where Steph Curry turned into a Champion.โ€

Letโ€™s get to work ladies ๐Ÿ’ช

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โ€” Warriors Basketball Camp (@warriorscamp) August 11, 2019

As the three-time NBA champion Golden State Warriors can attest, hard work can yield amazing rewards. For the camp kids, that means fun and games โ€ฆ and prizes!

Prize table ready ๐Ÿ‘€

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โ€” Warriors Basketball Camp (@warriorscamp) August 13, 2019

For one extra special player who shot around the world in one minute or less โ€” banking all but one of the buckets โ€” a gift of autographed shoes made her day.

Signed kicks?!
DAY MADE ๐Ÿคฉ pic.twitter.com/x7WID4g7UT

โ€” Warriors Basketball Camp (@warriorscamp) August 12, 2019

The Warriors as a team, and Curry individually, are known to invest in the communities around them. This is but the latest example of the team or its individual players providing opportunities that can help kids to succeed later.

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