If you could not attend the 15th Annual Summer Camp Convention last year, below is the camp guide.
4-H Camp Whitewood www.4hcampwhitewood.com Andy Hudak/Scott Martin
7983 S. Wiswell Road 440-272-5275 firstname.lastname@example.org
Windsor, OH 44099
Since 1940, ACA accredited Camp Whitewood fosters a safe, fun and engaging environment for children to learn anad grow. We provide quality summer camps at economical prices. Any child can attend our Day and Overnight programs, regardless of 4-H membership. Call to schedule a personal tour. Opportunities for high school students. ACA accredited.
6 Points Sports Academy www.6pointssports.org Hannah Ross
4334 Hobbs Road 561-208-1650 email@example.com
Greensboro, NC 27410
At 6 Points, campers participate in a unique camping experience that offers top-level sports coaching and all the beloved traditions of Reform Jewish camping. Within our kind and nurturing community, campers feed their passion for their chosen sport while forming lifelong friendships. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited
Brehm Summer www.brehm.org Guadalupe Montoya
950 South Brehm Lane 618-457-0371 firstname.lastname@example.org
Carbondale, IL 62901
Brehm Summer is a holistic, four week, co-ed boarding program designed to advance student's academic, social, and emotional skills, by helping them acquire a better understanding of themselves, their peers, and the world around them. This immersive and potentially transformative experience allows students to break out of their usual routine, gain fresh perspectives, and make new friends. Team-building exercises inspire camaraderie and self-confidence as students engage in learning experiences that capture their imaginations and make learning fun. Opportunities for high school students.
Camp Curiosity Great Lakes Science Center www.GreatScience.com Jacquie Chakirelis
601 Erieside Avenue 216-696-4376 email@example.com
East side location:
Gilmour Academy: 34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills 44040
West side location:
Lee Burneson Middle School, 2260 Dover Center Road, Westlake
Camp Curiosity summer day camps bring science to life! Beginning June 3 at Great Lakes Science Center. Choose from three convenient locations and all-new, week-long camp themes that offer amazing challenges and unforgettable adventures for kids in preschool through high school. Camps sell out quickly, so register soon. To register: 216-621-2400. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Camp Ho Mita Koda www.camphomitakoda.org Ian Roberts
14040 Auburn Road 440-739-4095 firstname.lastname@example.org
Newbury, OH 44065
Camp Ho Mita Koda is a coed summer camp for kids and teens with Type 1 Diabetes. Located in Newbury, Ohio, our overnight camp welcomes boys and girls in grades K-11 for one-week sessions. Founded in 1929, Camp Ho Mita Koda is the very first and oldest operating summer camp in the country for kids with T1D! Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Camp JCC of Akron www.shawjcc.org/camp Brenda Hite/Angela Atwood
750 White Pond Drive 330-835-0036 email@example.com
Akron, OH 44709 330-867-7850
Conveniently located on White Pond Drive and I-77 in Akron, Camp JCC is an 11 week summer day camp (June 3 – August 16) for grades first through 12th. From its exceptional traditional camp to a wide variety of weekly specialty camps, your camper will make lifelong friends and explore new adventures. Unmatched facilities including full-size gym, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and 45 acres of open space. Save $20 per camp fee when you register by March 31. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Camp Nuhop www.nuhop.org Laura Nickel
1077 Township Rd. 2916 419-938-7151 firstname.lastname@example.org
Perrysville, OH 44864
Located in southern Ashland County, Ohio, Camp Nuhop is a residential summer camp for children with learning disabilities, attention deficit, autism spectrum disorder and mood disorders. Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, dynamic learning environment where people are empowered to succeed. In our structured programs, campers receive specialized placement with staff that understand their individuality. Our staff teaches self-awareness, social development, and creates a safe environment where friendships can be made. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Camp Nurse Jobs www.campnursejobs.com www.allcampjobs.com Nadia Gruzd
N/A 858-229-5939 email@example.com
CampNurseJobs.com and AllCampJobs.com are camp job boards designed to introduce job seekers to great camp employers in order to facilitate the hiring process for both sides. Register Today! Opportunities for high school students. Business Member of ACA.
Camp Roosevelt Firebird www.camprooseveltfirebird.com Joe Mendes
4141 Dublin Rd SW 740-269-0137 (summer office) firstname.lastname@example.org
Bowerston, OH 44695 216-849-9395 (winter office)
Changing Lives for Over 100 Years. Co-ed, residential, 90 miles from Cleveland in the Appalachian foothills. Our focus is fun, independence and personal growth. Campers develop close friendships, gain confidence and become empowered. Campers choose activities: sports, swimming, boating, the farm, sailing, climbing, zip-line, arts, music, hammock village, yoga, mountain biking, tennis, camping, weird wonderful games, campfires and more. Smaller, close-knit, personal, transformative. Campers and staff are diverse and international. We’re “green” and serve healthy food kids like. We inspire each other to improve camp and the world! Directors, Joe and Cynthia, are educators with over 30 years experience. Flexible Scheduling, Choose and Combine Any Session(s). Sessions are 1 * 2 * 3 * 4 * 5 * 6 * 7 weeks. Make an appointment with Joe to learn more. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Camp Wabikon www.wabikon.com Mari-Beth Crysler
Temagami, Ontario, Canada 613-722-4224 email@example.com
Proudly owned and directed by a family parents have trusted for over 35 years, Wabikon provides youth from around the world with an exceptional summer camp experience in a breathtaking island location. Our qualified dynamic staff lead a safe, fun and educational program offered to campers on a challenge-by-choice basis. By limiting camper enrollment to 150 everyone at Wabikon feels like a part of the family. Contact us for a free camp DVD. Join us for a summer you'll never forget. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. CCA & OCA accredited.
Center for Talent Development www.ctd.northwestern.edu David Johnson
617 Dartmouth Place 847-491-3782 firstname.lastname@example.org
Evanston, IL 60208
The Center for Talent Development (CTD) Summer Program provides students the opportunity to delve deep into a subject of interest and build upon their strengths, with the support of a community dedicated to their growth. Designed to challenge students, the CTD Summer Program is tailored to the unique talents and needs of gifted students. Under the guidance of expert educators, students from around the world work alongside their peers while developing their skills and passions.Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Chagrin Valley Farms Summer Camp www.chagrinvalleyfarms.com Cami Blanchard/Sue Ford
9250 Washington Street 440-543-7233 email@example.com
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 firstname.lastname@example.org
Chagrin Valley Farms offers an equestrian camp for children ages four through teens. A typical day in camp offers a one hour riding lesson, ground lessons, fun and educational activities and a horse show on Friday mornings where campers show their progress to parents. Guest speakers such as veterinarians and nutritional consultants are invited to conduct educational sessions with campers throughout the summer. Opportunities for high school students.
Cleveland Play House Theatre Academy www.clevelandplayhouse.com/education/at-cph/cph-theatre-academy
1901 E. 13th Street, 5th Floor, Classrooms A & B 216-414-7111 Theatre Academy Apprentice
Cleveland, OH 44114 Academy@clevelandplayhouse.com
For more than eight decades, CPH has offered educational programming as varied as the stories on its stages. Motivated by a community of spirited, inquisitive, and creative theatre makers, CPH Summer Theatre Academy provides opportunities for engagement on a variety of levels. Faculty from Tony Award recipient Cleveland Play House will excite creative potential, fortify aptitide, and nurture the passion necessary for artistic excellence. All classes take place at the CPH rehearsal halls and classrooms located in downtown Cleveland. The courses span ages three through eighteen and provide all levels of theatre training. No prior experience is necessary. Opportunities for high school students.
The Collective Sound www.thecollectivesound.com Zachary Smith
1240 Logan Avenue, Suite O 530-693-2058 email@example.com
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Academies in Orange County/Los Angeles area and Barcelona, Spain
The Collective Sound is a youth summer music academy where students learn to write, record and perform ORIGINAL music. Creative collaboration through music is the main focus. The program also covers music technology and the surrounding industry, self-promotion, lyric writing, stage presence, recording in a professional studio, band photography, and music video conception and filming. Boutique summer academies are currently offered in Southern California, and Barcelona, Spain. Each program is limited in the number of students for a more tailored experience. Programs are offered as 3 week co-ed resident camps beginning in June and July. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Cuyahoga Community College's Creative Arts Academy Summer Camps www.tri-c.edu/creative-arts-academy
Creative Arts Academy Summer Camp Line: 216.987.6145
Karah Vance, Creative Arts Division Coordinator: 216.987.3509, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristina Reese, Creative Arts Academy Coordinator: 216.987.3508, Kristina.email@example.com
Emanuela Friscioni, Creative Arts Academy Director: 216.987.2060, Emanuela.firstname.lastname@example.org
Dance Academy Summer Intensive, Tri-C Jazz Fest Summer Camp, Strings Attached Orchestra Camp are at the following address: Cuyahoga Community College Metro Campus
The Gill and Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts
2809 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
Middle School and High School Performing Arts Camps are at the following address:
Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus
Theatre B Building, 11000 Pleasant Valley Road, Parma, Ohio 44130
Cuyahoga Community College’s Creative Arts Division in Cleveland, Ohio offers a variety of fine-arts day camps for grade-school students in Dance, Orchestra, Jazz, and Performing Arts. All camps end with a concert, performance, or presentation to the public. The Dance, Orchestra, and Jazz camps take place in June and July at the Gill and Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts at the Metropolitan Campus. The Performing Arts Camps take place at the Western Campus Theatre Building in Parma, Ohio. All camps have competitive tuition rates, however financial aid may be available by calling 216.987.6145. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Effective Leadership Academy: Camp LEAD www.effectivela.org/camp-lead Faith Boone
Muliple locations across Northeast Ohio email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
ELA HQ: 4480 Richmond Road 216-292-8775
Warrensville Heights, OH 44138
Camp LEAD: Fish Tank is an opportunity for your camper to negotiate for success! This one-week summer leadership day camp engages 5th- 8th grade students at a pivotal point in their development. In this fun, dynamic summer experience, games as well as indoor and outdoor team challenges will encourage healthy competition and collaboration. And, it’s never the same camp twice—the curriculum is re-designed for a unique experience every summer. Join us for a great week as we stretch campers personal limits, educate, empower, and equip them with the necessary tools to become our future leaders, all while having lots of FUN! Opportunities for HS students-Chamber Leadership Academy program – effectivela.org/cla - Locations will be in Beachwood, Parma, Warrensville Hts., Lakewood & Lorain County. Financial aid is available – scholarships available based on need.
Emory University Pre-College Program www.precollege.emory.edu Jennifer Combs/Euresha Jennings
550 Asbury Circle 404-727-9729 Jennifer email@example.com
Candler Library, Suite 200 404-727-3551 Euresha
Atlanta, GA 30322
Est. 2008. Enrollment 350 to 400. The Emory Pre-College Program is a summer academic program for high school students. It gives college-bound sophomores and juniors an exciting glimpse of academic and residential life at a top-ranked national university. High school students may explore topics with professors who are the leading experts in their fields. Explore Pre-Health, Sciences, Writing, Psychology, Neuroscience, Business and more. Tuition varies by program length. Financial aid available. Apply now! Classes fill quickly. Opportunities for high school students.
Fairmount Center for the Arts Summer Camps www.fairmontcenter.org Jeannie Fleming-Gifford
8400 Fairmount Road 440-338-3171 firstname.lastname@example.org
Novelty, Ohio 44072
Here at Fairmount Center for the Arts we foster a love for the Arts in a non-competitive environment. Students will engage in the arts on all levels, visual, musical and performing while establishing an appreciation for the arts. Our instructors engage children–preschoolers through middle schoolers-in dance and theatre activities and games. Children will make Art creations while learning the fundamentals. During their explorations, they establish growth and personal development.
Falcon Camp www.falconcamp.com Dave Devey
4251 Delta Rd SW, 216-991-2489 or Info@FalconCamp.com
Carrollton, OH 44615 800-837-CAMP
Widely recognized throughout the Midwest as Ohio’s premier summer camp since 1959. Beautiful lakefront setting with talented staff and extensive range of activities. Sailing, horses, drama, mountain bikes, much more! Boys and girls ages 6 – 16 choose own schedules within general framework. Separate daily activities with planned coed events. 1:4 staff/camper ratio allows individual instruction and attention. 2, 4, 6, 8 week sessions with special one week intro program for ages 6-10. Most of all it’s a great time! Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited, many local references.
Forman School Summer Program www.formanschool.org Jaime Feinman
12 Norfolk Road 860-567-1802 email@example.com
Litchfield, CT 06759
Forman School offers a four-week coed boarding and day program for students entering grades 7-11 who would benefit from our individualized approach to learning. Students discover their learning styles, self-advocacy, research-proven strategies, and executive function skills. Afternoon activities include jewelry making, boat building, athletics, ropes course, theater, horseback riding, fishing, and more. For over 80 years, Forman has focused exclusively on teaching students with learning differences while building specific skills and strategies for success. Our faculty is expressly trained in validated teaching techniques and the latest assistive technologies, bring to their work the best that experience and science have to offer. Opportunities for high school students.
Forrestel Riding Camp www.forrestel.com Mary Herbert
11380 Main St. 575-798-2222 firstname.lastname@example.org
Medina, NY 14103
Forrestel is a premier overnight riding camp located 40 miles east of Niagara Falls. Forrestel was est in 1980 and is Family owned and operated. Each child is assigned their own horse and rides daily. Forrestel offers one, two and four week sessions for girls ages 7-17. Additional fun activities include woodworking, tennis, art, archery, swimming, canoeing and much more. Come meet us today at our booth. Opportunities for high school students.
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts www.frenchwoods.com Isaac Baumfeld
199 Bouchoux Brook Road 800-634-1703 email@example.com
Hancock, NY 13783
French Woods is one of the largest and most comprehensive performing and visual arts training centers for children in the world. Located on a private lake in the western Catskills of New York State, French Woods attracts campers from throughout the U.S. and around the world. We offer individualized specialty programs in music, theatre, dance, circus, art, magic, rock, cooking, video, tech theatre (lighting, sound, set design, stagecraft), sports, tennis, waterfront, and horseback riding for three, six, nine or twelve week sessions. Major and minor activities, are combined in a six-period day – the major, which is primarily instructional, being chosen at the beginning of each session and the minor, which can be recreational or instructional, being chosen on a day-to-day basis. Perform in a Broadway show with full orchestra, play another camp in soccer, basketball, baseball or softball, fly on the high trapeze, bake a souffle, produce your own movie, record original music, make a stained glass window, ride a horse, dance in a ballet, play in the symphony, water ski, play tennis or jam with a rock band. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Camp Gilmour www.gilmour.org/summercamp Rhonda Rickelman
34001 Cedar Road 440-473-8007 firstname.lastname@example.org
Gates Mills, OH 44040
Are you looking for a camp experience that provides your camper the opportunity for physically active, unplug from technology, develop life-long skills, connect with nature and make new friends? Then, Camp Gilmour is for you! Camp Gilmour offers traditional Preschool (3-5 years) and Day (5-12 years) camps, as well as specialty camps that explore sports, outdoor adventures, sewing, fencing, movie-making, cake decorating, STEM-based workshops, chess and more. Register to enjoy a summer filled with new friends, adventures and old-fashioned fun! Opportunities for high school students.
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio www.gsneo.org Donna DeFiore
Camp Ledgewood 330-983-0437 email@example.com
7047 Akron-Peninsula Rd.
Peninsula, OH 44264
13408 Green Road
Wakeman, OH 44889
Girl Scouts of East Ohio Resident Camps are a unique program opportunity that gives girls a powerful experience in independence, social character, and outdoor eploration, all within a safe and supportive environment. All girls, ages 5-17 are welcome. We offer multiple locations for resident and day camp opportunities. Our wide variety of activities include swimming, boating and kayaking, arts and crafts, horseback riding, high ropes, zip line, and out of camp trips. We pride ourselves on giving your girl an exceptional experience for her to live and grow. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Global Leadership Adventures www.experiencegla.com Sarah Davidson
International destinations across the globe 858-367-5295 firstname.lastname@example.org
Global Leadership Adventures operates summer volunteer programs for high school students in authentic, non-tourist communities across Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe. GLA combines meaningful community service, hands-on learning, and adventure to create the ultimate experience abroad. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Goldman Union Camp Institute (GUCI) www.guci.org Jeremy Klotz
9349 Moore Road 317-627-4977 email@example.com
Zionsville, Indiana 46077
GUCI is more than just a summer camp! GUCI is a community. Our campers and staff create and live in an atmosphere where it is cool to be Jewish. Our Jewish heritage, history and values are integral parts of our program. Through activities designed to help build friendships within cabin groups and grade specific units, campers become a part of a greater Jewish community. That community lives on long after camp ends. Friends made at camp are friends all year long. The social and Jewish impact of camp can last a lifetime. Many campers return summer after summer. Many become staff members. The magic of GUCI is handed down from generation to generation. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Grand River Academy www.grandriver.org Tony Tucker
3042 College St 440-275-2811 firstname.lastname@example.org
Austinburg, OH 44010
Engaging in hands-on learning, this is an opportunity to let your son's inner inventor escape! GA's STEAM Academy provides a summer experience focusing on your son's specific interests and skills while he forges new friendships and memories. Hands-on discover and creation of robots, rockets, coding, and game design are just a few of the topics covered alongside trips to science centers between Pennsylvania and Ohio. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Hathaway Brown School Summer Programs www.hb.edu/summer Jason Habig
19600 North Park Boulevard 216-320-8796 X7173 email@example.com
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights provides diverse summer offerings for boys and girls from age three through 12th grade. Programs include our Broad Horizons day camp, co-ed Theater Institute, numerous athletics camps, orchestra camp, math programs, and plentiful academic and specialty offerings. Give your child a summer of unique and enriching experiences at HB this summer. Opportunities for high school students.
JCC J-Day Camps and Camp Wise www.mandeljcc.org Abbey Phillips/Rachel Felber
Beachwood and Burton 216-831-0700 X1351 Daycamps@mandeljcc.org
44122 216-831-0700 X1328 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mandel Jewish Community Center in Cleveland is Summer Camp Headquarters! J-Day Camps and Camp Wise overnight camp offer spectacular summer experiences for your kids. The J’s outstanding day and overnight camps provide the perfect place for kids to do everything from canoeing, archery, sports, arts and crafts, swimming, ropes course and teambuilding. With our beautiful Geauga County camp sites along with the amazing Mandel JCC campus in Beachwood, we offer a spectacular program that provides campers with an unforgettable summer! Campers develop confidence and gain independence all while having a blast! Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited. J-Day Camps is a consortium of 6 premiere day camp programs. J-Teen:
- Anisfield Day Camp (entering Kdg-5th grade) Tzophim (entering 6th-8th grade)
- Anisfield B’Ivrit (entering Kdg-3rd grade Adventure Camp (entering 6th-7th grade)
- Pilloff Family Performing Arts Camp (entering Kdg-9th grade) Travel Camp (entering 8th-9th grade)
- J-Sports Camp (entering Kdg-7th grade) S.I.T Program (Staff In Training for entering 10th graders)
84600 47 ½ Street 847-242-0009 email@example.com
Decatur, MI 49045
Considered one of the finest camps in America, Greenwoods Camp is known for providing a top-quality summer experience where each boy is valued for his individuality. At Greenwoods, boys have the opportunity to explore a variety of interests as well as major in an activity. Our exceptional instruction, combined with a custom program is designed to meet the needs and interests of each camper. There are over 40 activities to choose from including soccer, tennis, water skiing, recording studio, sailing, horseback riding , culinary arts, golf and much more. Our camp community provides a foundation through activities and sports where boys learn skills for life including leadership, critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity. Campers ages 6-15 attend from all over the United States and the world. Campers live in spacious, modern cabins with electricity and bathrooms and showers. Opportunities for high school students. ACA accredited.
Summer at Laurel www.LaurelSchool.org/Summer Miriah Seckel
Main Campus – Cuyahoga County 216-455-3065 mseckel@LaurelSchool.org
Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Summer@LaurelSchool.org
Butler Campus – Geauga County
Russell Township, OH 44072
The dedicated Laurel faculty and staff bring their passion and talents to each Laurel camp. Creativity, energy and excitement flow through our program as campers experience the joy of being actively engaged, while having fun in a supportive, purposeful environment. Laurel School's Lyman Campus is conveniently located in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and our beautiful 140-acre Butler Campus is a 15 minute scenic drive down Fairmount Road to Russell Township. In Butler's vast outdoor classroom, campers have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the natural world and challenge themselves on our extensive 14-element Project Adventure Ropes Course. We offer a wide range of opportunities for girls and boys age 2 through Grade 12. Opportunities for high school students.
Life Time Summer Camp www.lifetime.life/kids-family-fun/camps Belinda Schneider
3850 Richmond Road 216-223-5351 Bschneider2@lt.life
Beachwood, OH 44122
Come join us for a summer of fun at Life Time Beachwood! We offer 13 weeks of non-stop adventures for campers 4 to 13 years old. Campers will enjoy a variety of activities including swimming, gym games, rock climbing, S.T.E.A.M, fitness challenges, weekly field trips and much more! Camp runs Monday-Friday, from 8am to 6pm. Summer Camp also has Morning Mania that starts at 7am. We offer weekly and daily signature camps, specialty camps, and pre-school adventure days. Ask more info on our Express Drop off and Snow and Cold Days when school is closed! Members and non-members are welcome! Space is limited so sign up today!
Math Monkey www.mathmonkeycleveland.com Sandy Rosenbluth
26801 Miles Road 216-773-0398 firstname.lastname@example.org
Cleveland, OH 44122 440-914-0060
Summer is for having fun. And, at Math Monkey, your child can be learning at the same time. Our STEM Adventure Camps, 3 levels of Robotics, Coding and Design, and late summer Math and Back-to-School prep classes for a fun and productive Summer. Math Monkey is a K-8 math enrichment program offering classes that challenge students based on their knowledge and ability rather than based on their age or grade. Our Camps and Classes use game-based lessons with savvy, mental math strategies to help children develop logic, reasoning and critical thinking. Summer Catchup Tutoring also available!
MathPlus Academy Summer Tech Camps www.summercamps.mathplusacademy.com Raj/Madhu Chimata
33552 Aurora Road 440-991-1260 email@example.com
Solon, OH 44139
Conquer Summer Boredom with Camps that are Fun, Inspiring, and Educational. Grades K-12 • Half Day & Full Day • Extended Care. Do you struggle to keep your child mentally stimulated in the summer? Worried your child will be glued to a screen all day? Tired of the hearing your child say "I'm bored!"? Concerned your child will go back to school unprepared? Struggling to find high quality camps that match your child's interests? We know how hard it is to find affordable, high quality, STEM camps. We've spent the last 11 years refining and improving our camps so you can be confident that your child will have a great camp experience.
Over 3,000 happy campers. 97.5% of parents would recommend our camps to a friend! Join thousands of satisfied parents that chose Math Plus Academy Camps. Opportunities for high school students.
MB International Summer Camp www.mbscambi.com/en/summer-camp/intro/ Davide Bresquar
viale centrale 29 +39 049 8755297 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD), Italy MD @ MBSCAMBI CULTURALI SRL
Come to Italy and learn Italian together with other Italian students. Every year we have over 150 students who join us from over 20 countries in the world. If you are 8 to 18 you are welcome in our residential Camp on the seaside near Venice in Italy. From June 30, 2019 up to 4 weeks. Choose one of the 5 sport academies: tennis, basket, volley, swimming or soccer. All included program: 20 Italian lessons weekly and 2 excursions per week. Residential camp in the pinewood on the seaside, next to Venice. Two to four beds per room, ensuite bathroom. Full meal plan included. Opportunities for high school students.
Mohican Outdoor School www.mohicanoutdoorschool.org Donna Dvoracek
5370 Bunkerhill North Road 419-610-1835 email@example.com
Butler, OH 44822
The Mohican Outdoor School, founded in 1961, offers 2, 3 or 6 day residential camping experiences for students in 1st-9th grades and leadership opportunities for students in 10th-12th grades. Campers can choose from a variety of themed weeks to include general camp, adventure camp, environmental camp, scout camp, leadership camp, invention camp and family camp. During the academic year, the Mohican Outdoor School provides residential environmental education and field trip programs, aligned to core curriculum standards, for school districts throughout Ohio. Opportunities for high school students.
The Music Settlement Summer Camp www.TheMusicSettlement.org/camp Kate Lienesch
11125 Magnolia Dr. 216-231-5046 firstname.lastname@example.org
Cleveland, OH 44106
The Music Settlement offers unique & inspiring camps in June, July, & August: www.TheMusicSettlement.org/camp at University Circle & Ohio City campuses. Camps for Kids: Preschool Camps (ages 3-6) Music Safari (ages 4-10) Music Builders (ages 6-12). Music camps for tween & teen singers & instrumentalists: Piano, Rock & Popular Music, Broadway Basics, Chamber, North Coast Winds, & Jazz. Arts for the Young, Suzuki Camp: (no discount) Summer private lessons & music therapy. Inclusion opportunities are available for campers with disabilities. SAVE 10% enroll online before 4/1. Tuition assistance available for those who qualify. Sort by age & enroll online. www.TheMusicSettlement.org/all Opportunities for high school students.
National Geographic Student Expeditions www.NGStudentExpeditions.com Erika Skogg
New York Times Student Journeys www.nytimes.com/times-journeys/students/ Erika@GoPutney.com
Putney Student Travel www.GoPutney.com
Office: 345 Hickory Ridge Rd. 802-387-3727
Putney, VT 05346
National Geographic Student Expeditions (www.ngstudentexpeditions.com) focuses on Photography, Wildlife & Conservation, Archaeology & Ancient Culture, Filmmaking, Creative Writing, Community Service, and Climate & Geology.
New York Times Student Journeys offers opportunities for high school students to travel to fascinating places and explore themes associated with Times coverage of local issues—from Immigration issues in California to programs focused on design and the arts in Oxford and Florence. Financial aid available.
For over 67 years, Putney Student Travel (www.goputney.com) has offered high school and middle school students the opportunity and insight to shape their world through travel, unique cultural engagement, friendship, and fun. Our summer programs for high school and middle school students include community service, language immersion, cultural exploration, adventure travel, and precollege enrichment.
Ninja Warrior Camp www.adrenalinemonkeyfun.com Jamie Haggerty
26800 Renaissance Parkway 216-282-3100 X1030 Jamie@adrenalinemonkeyfun.com
Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
Ninja Warrior Campers will enjoy a morning learning the fundamentals of ninja, climbing, and parkour activities, obstacles and/or skills, then practice them in a friendly, supportive environment. Our camps also include team building activities, games and contests, rope climbing, obstacle training, confidence building on the aerial ropes course, strength and conditioning, healthy lifestyle, and injury prevention instruction.
North Star Camp for Boys www.northstarcamp.com Robyn Boehm
10970 W. Boys Camp Road 715-462-3254 email@example.com
Hayward, WI 54843
North Star Camp is a premier residential camp for boys in Hayward, Wisconsin. Set on 120 acres, with 2.5 miles of beautiful Northwoods shoreline, North Star offers a rich variety of activities and experiences designed to stimulate the imagination and challenge the skills of boys ages 8 to 15. North Star is an accredited camp by the American Camp Association. Structured but not regimented, the North Star program reflects North Star’s philosophy of giving young people an opportunity to experience adventure in a friendly, welcoming pace away from the stress of everyday life. Our diverse program offers opportunities in athletics, water sports, creative arts, and adventure programming, and instills a sense of healthy competition through our Achievement Based Programming. Every camper also embarks on an age-appropriate wilderness trip with their cabin, which takes them canoeing or hiking through the scenic landscapes of Wisconsin, Minnesota or Ontario. Opportunities for high school students, campers accepted through ninth grade. Financial aid available.
The Oxford Academy www.oxfordacademy.net Tora Massey
1393 Boston Post Road 860-399-6247 X 100 firstname.lastname@example.org
Westbrook, CT 06498
Enjoy five weeks of summer on the shoreline at Oxford Academy. The Summer Launch Academy is open to boys and girls, boarding or day students for grades 8 - PG. Held from June 17 to July 19, the summer session accommodates learners with a variety of goals, including academic enrichment, college search, credit recovery, skill building, and ESL. Our individualized course of study incorporates Oxford's signature one-to-one instruction with opportunities for seminar-style courses. After school, enjoy high tides and great vibes including swimming, fishing, trips to NYC and Boston and more. We also offer sailing and tennis lessons. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Rookie Sports Club www.Rookiesportsclub.com Amanda Slutsky
*Offerings vary based on location 330-203-8929 email@example.com
Rookie Sports Club offers a wide variety of recreational youth sports programs and day camps throughout Northeast Ohio. Our curriculums provide children with an introduction to sports by using developmentally appropriate instruction that can be adjusted to all skill levels. Experienced coaches utilize fun learning games and non-competitive game play to emphasize the enjoyment physical activity while still teaching important team concepts. Our coaches provide a safe environment that encourages sportsmanship, building self-esteem, and positive social interactions. Kids will have a great time learning and playing at any of our sports programs or summer camps! Opportunities for high school students.
Rustic Pathways www.rusticpathways.com Lauren Alvarez
International 978-578-0071 firstname.lastname@example.org
Rustic Pathways is the leader in providing superior quality international community service, education, and adventure programs for students. We offer one to three week spring break and summer experiences, Gap Year programs, and custom group trips in 18 different countries. Each program is carefully designed to help students make meaning of their travel experiences, identify interests and passions, gain confidence, and grow as individuals. Across the globe, we employ local staff and foster lasting relationships with the communities in which we work, enabling our students to have immersive and authentic travel and service experiences.
SCAD Summer Seminars www.scad.edu Jade Wilson
1600 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta GA 912-525-6510 email@example.com
201 W Boundary Street, Savannah, GA
292 Tai Po Rd, Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong
SCAD Summer Seminars offer workshops for high school students who have completed their freshman, sophomore or junior years. (Secondary school students ages 14-19 are able to participate in SCAD Summer Seminars Hong Kong.) Students gain valuable educational experience while developing their creative vision through exciting art and design assignments and projects. Students attend workshops and have an all-access pass to the university’s extensive facilities, resources and libraries. Workshops may include demonstrations, lectures, studio work and local field trips, and are taught by SCAD professors, alumni or select graduate students. To provide maximum individual attention and collaborative interaction between students and instructors, class size is small, with generally 20 or fewer students in each workshop. Organized daily social and cultural activities create an authentic experience of life as a SCAD student in the city. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
The Sprout Experience www.thesproutexperience.org Daniel Grigson
671 Longfellow Drive 440-840-3907 firstname.lastname@example.org
Berea, OH 44017
The Sprout Experience was founded by Ohio teachers to offer immersive learning experiences in a variety of camps, classes and travel programs. Join us for a cooking class in a local restaurant, an overnight in a museum, or an adventure on the other side of the globe. We offer songwriting workshops, cultural food experiences, horseback riding, SCUBA diving, and immersive travel to Africa, Trinidad, Galapagos and more. Every experience is authentic as we work with top scientists, teachers and experts. Since we’re a local company, we can even design a custom program for your school or group. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Summer at Delphi www.summeratdelphi.org Ineabell Laboy
20950 SW Rock Creek Rock 503-843-5875 email@example.com
Sheridan, Oregon 97378
Summer at Delphi invites students into a culturally diverse environment where learning is fun, the future is bright and every day is brimming with exciting opportunities. Each weekday begins in the classroom where students are given the individualized attention needed to launch themselves into their academic studies. Afternoon balance academic study with extracurricular camps that challenge students to explore their interests, learn new skills and discover hidden talents. There is never a dull moment as students transition from a busy week learning to exciting weekend adventures exploring Oregon and the greater Pacific Northwest. Opportunities for high school students.
Summer Chess Camp www.progresswithchess.com Michael Joelson/Stacia Pugh
12200 Fairhill Road, Suite E293 216-346-9643 firstname.lastname@example.org Cleveland, OH 44120 email@example.com
Progress with Chess is offering our one week Summer Chess Camps in 10 popular NE Ohio locations including Solon, Rocky River and Brecksville. Youth in grades K-8 of all skill levels are welcome from beginner to expert. Students will thrive in our supportive environment, divided into groups by age and skill level. Beginning students will master the rules, basic strategy and checkmates. More experienced players will explore openings, endgames, tactics and checkmate patterns. Activities include a healthy mix of interactive lessons and supervised play. Come learn and join the fun!
Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships www.summerdiscovery.com Miranda Chesson
1326 Old Northern Blvd 516-621-3939 firstname.lastname@example.org
Roslyn, NY 11576
Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships partners with 12 top universities, including UCLA, University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown, and Michigan, to manage summer pre-college and internship programs for high school and middle school students. We also partner with various companies spanning 25 different career fields in NYC, Boston, and London to provide high school students the chance to gain work experience. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Summit Camp & Travel www.sumitcamp.com Leah Love
168 Duck Harbor Road 570-253-4381 email@example.com
Honesdale, PA 18431
Summit Camp, Travel, and Weekend programs serve kids and teens that have social learning and executive function concerns. Our summer camp in the Poconos provides a traditional sleep-away experience while also building critical skills for success. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
Thrive Camp www.therapyandwellnessconnection.com Mackenzie Millwared
Therapy and Wellness Connection 330-748-4807 firstname.lastname@example.org
10010 Breksville Rd.
Brecksville, OH 44141
Thrive Camp is a Therapist led camp for ages 6-17. We provide campers who may be struggling socially or have learning disabilities the opportunity to connect with peers and learn new skills! Camp is Monday through Friday 10 AM – 2 PM. Respite hours available. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
University School www.us.edu/summer Bill Champ
20701 Brantley Road 216-371-6809 email@example.com
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
2785 SOM Center Road
Hunting Valley, OH 44022
University School offers coed sports and enrichment camps, all-boys' day camps, and coed academic courses. For beginning athletes looking for an introduction, or for athletes looking to take their talents to a higher level, our sports camps offer a fun, challenging, and safe environment where kids can improve their skills. We offer a wide variety of enrichment camps, where kids can explore rocketry and space, engineering and design, coding and electronics, music and song writing, theater and studio art, entrepreneurship and debate. Our camps are led by our experienced teachers and coaches. We guarantee there is something for all ages and interests!
YMCA Camp Onyahsa www.onyahsa.org Itza Morales
5411 East Lake Road 716-664-2802 X238 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dewittville, NY 14728
The Onyahsa Community is a friendly group of people from varied cultural, economic, social, and ability-based backgrounds. While participants who experience Onyahsa tend to return, we warmly welcome many newcomers each year. A lot of these new members arrive without knowing anyone else at Camp, but they leave with friends for a lifetime! Most of our campers and staff reside within 100 miles of the Camp, but we also welcome participants from throughout the US and Canada; in addition to our growing enrollment from Europe and Asia. Our diversity helps youth to prepare for life in the Global Age, while common values; especially Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, and Caring, unite us. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
YMCA of Greater Cleveland www.clevelandymca.applicantpro.com/jobs Noelle Gwin
We have openings at sites in the following cities: 216-263-6830 email@example.com
East: Garrettsville, Chagrin Falls, Geauga (Toddler Half Day Camp), Warrensville, Solon
West: Avon, Sheffield Lake, Lakewood, Rocky River, Strongsville, Vermillion
Central: Cleveland (West side), Cleveland (Downtown), South Euclid/Lyndhurst, North Royalton, Parma Hts.
There's no place like the YMCA Summer Camp - A home away from home where kids laugh, learn, explore, and grow, all while creating memories and friendships that last a lifetime! The YMCA of Greater Cleveland knows that every kid is different. That's why we offer camps for your child's needs. The Campers discover not just the wonders of day camp but the joy of exploring their unique traits, talents and interests. Our program helps campers discover what they are passionate about, form healthy relationships, and obtain a sense of belonging. Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available. ACA accredited.
YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps www.hayowentha.org Amanda Macaluso
919 N. East Torch Lake Drive 231-946-8589 firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Lake, MI 49696
Located in beautiful Northern Michigan near Traverse City, YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps offer a dynamic combination of wilderness experiences and on-site activities at separate boy’s and girl’s camps. Each camp offers challenging wilderness adventure programs at each age level including hiking, canoeing, biking and sailing in beautiful locations across Northern Michigan and Southern Canada. Traditional on-site activities include campfires, high ropes course, SCUBA, climbing tower, swimming, horse riding, sports and archery. Both camps are over 100 years old and located on two of the most beautiful Lakes in the state. Come and be unplugged this summer and meet new friends! Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
Youth for Understanding www.yfuusa.org Jamie Withem
International Summer Exchange Options 567-855-5196 email@example.com
International study abroad opportunities. Two to eight week summer programs in 30 + countries.
Opportunities for high school students. Financial aid available.
ALWAYS FREE ADMISSION
You're invited !!! Don't miss the Summer Opportunities event! FREE TO THE PUBLIC
15TH ANNUAL SUMMER CAMP CONVENTION
SOLON COMMUNITY CENTER
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2019
10 AM - 3 PM Stop in!
****Many TEEN Opportunities****
*High school, middle school, & 4-6 grade summer programs and more
*100+ service & adventure travel programs for passionate teens in 17 countries around the world.
Some of the exhibitors for 2019:
4-H Camp Whitewood
6 Points Sports Academy
Camp Curiosity Great Lakes Science Center
Camp Ho Mita Koda
Camp JCC of Akron
Camp Nurse Jobs
Camp Roosevelt Firebird
Center for Talent Development at Northwestern
Chagrin Valley Farms Summer Camp
Cleveland Play House Theatre Academy
The Collective Sound
Cuyahoga Community College's Creative Arts Academy
Effective Leadership Academy Camp LEAD
Fairmount Center for the Arts Summer Camps
Forman School Summer Program
Forrestel Riding Camp
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio, Camp Ledgewood, Camp Timberlane
Global Leadership Adventures
Goldman Union Camp Institute (GUCI)
Grand River Academy
Hathaway Brown School Summer Programs
J-Day Camps & Camp Wise
Lake of the Woods and Greenwoods Camps
Summer at Laurel
Life Time Summer Camp
MathPlus Academy Summer TECH Camps
MB International Summer Camp
Mohican Outdoor School
The Music Settlement Summer Camp
National Geographic Student Expeditions, NY Times Student Journeys, Putney Student Travel
Ninja Warrior Camp
Northstar Camp for Boys
The Oxford Academy
Rookie Sports Club
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
The Sprout Experience
Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships
Summer at Delphi
Summer Chess Camp
YMCA Camp Onyahsa
YMCA of Greater Cleveland
YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps
Youth for Understanding
The Summer Camp Convention is for parents, children, teens and educators who are seeking a summer camp experience. It is a great way to retrieve information from a number of quality summer camp programs throughout the United States. All in one location, directors from day camps, residential camps, specialty camps, and TEEN travel opportunities gather to discuss what their programs are all about.
IF YOU ARE HAVING TROUBLE DECIDING WHAT TO GIVE THE TEENS IN YOUR LIFE,
GIVE THEM SOMETHING THAT LASTS A LIFETIME, THE GIFT OF CAMP! Create your own coupon like the one below:
ESPECIALLY FOR YOU ************THE GIFT OF CAMP*****************
PAY TO THE ORDER OF: ____________________________________ TOTAL __$________________
WHAT: THE 15TH ANNUAL SUMMER CAMP CONVENTION
WHEN: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2020 10 AM – 3 PM
WHERE: Solon Community Center
FOR: The Summer of 2019 - A summer opportunity of choice to spend time outdoors, a chance to travel, an opportunity for experiential learning and growth—plus memories, skills, and experiences you will cherish for your entire life.
There are many choices and locations, 14,000 + day and residential summer camps, so it is difficult to decide. All in one location, directors, representatives and counselors will be available to share their summer camp programs (day/residential) and opportunities with you.
Summer Opportunities for STUDENTS IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL/COLLEGE
Our summer camp participants provide unique, exciting, fun, and safe summer programs which will enrich the lives of students, provide positive development, healthy risk taking and acceptance, and create unforgettable memories and relationships.
Some of the exhibitors from 2018:
Adrenaline Monkey - Ninja Warrior Camp
Barnard Pre-College Programs
Beyond Words - Performing Arts & Social Skills Camp (PASS)
Boston University - PROMYS
Camp Gan Izzy
Camp Roosevelt Firebird
Camp White Pine
Classic Debate Camp
Cleveland Metroparks Junior Day Camp
Cleveland Play House Theatre Academy
Cuyahoga Community College Summer Camps & Creative Arts Academy
Cuyahoga Community College Nuts and Bolts Academy
Davidson THINK Summer Institute
Emory Pre-College Program
Forman Summer Program
Forrestel Riding Camp
Gilmour Camp 2018
Girl Scouts of Northeast Ohio
Global Leadership Adventures
Hathaway Brown Summer Programs
Hudson Montessori School Summer Programs
Interlochen Arts Camp
JCC J-Day Camps & Camp Wise
Jump Start! Gymnastics, Inc
Laurel School - Summer at Laurel
Missouri University of Science & Technology's Summer Programs
Music for All Summer Symposium
The Music Settlement Summer Camps
Nuts and Bolts Academy
Putney Student Travel, National Geographic Student Expeditions, NY Times Student Journeys
Ratner Montessori Summer Camp, Ratner Summer Scholars Camp
Ruffing Montessori – Summer Ruffing It
SCAD Summer Seminars
Solebury School Summer Programs
Swoosh Summer All-Sports Camps
Therapy & Wellness Connection
Thrive Arts Center
University School Summer of Adventure
URJ 6 Points Sports Academy
Valley Art Center
BECAUSE OF CAMP...At camp, when children make new friends, explore the world around them, and learn that "I can" is much more powerful than "I can't", magic happens. In an environment created just for them, children learn real life skills, develop self-esteem, and gain a sense of independence and community. Whether children are playing, exploring nature, conquering new heights, or becoming part of a camp family, they are creating memories that will last a lifetime.
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