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A Typical Day

A Typical Day

 

CAMPER GROUPS

Campers are divided into camp among groups: Division 1, Division 2, Basketball, Swim, Soccer and Teen Camp. Each group of campers will have a slightly different schedule, tailored to their individual age groups and needs. Campers will participate in activities such as BMX biking, roller blading, skateboarding for teens & older kids in Division 2 as well as archery, sports, arts and crafts, dance, theater, yoga, cooking and much more. They will go on trips that will increase their exposure to new and exciting experiences. They will also engage in instructional and recreational swim up to 4 times a week. Divisions 2, Basketball, Swim and Teen Camp will get the opportunity of attending two on-campus sleepovers and will go on an overnight away trip.

DAILY SCHEDULE

The camp day officially begins at 8:30am and ends at 4:15pm. Long trip days may end as late as 7:00pm
Activities begin 8:30 AM. Throughout the day , lunch and snack are also served.
WEEKLY SCHEDULE

**PLEASE NOTE ALL BUSES ARE AIR-CONDITIONED**

1.     Mondays are DRESS-UP DAYS, such as Costume Day, Crazy Hair Day, and Hawaii Luau Day. Children are encouraged to be as creative as possible with their costumes! These are also Fort Hamilton Army Base days!

2.     Tuesdays are SHOW DAYS. Children will be able to enjoy in-house shows such as a Magic Show, Live Animal Show and more! These are also Fort Hamilton Army Base days!

3.     Wednesdays are Training Days as well as Fort Hamilton Army Base Days! The children will enjoy swimming, fencing, archery, a private 8-lane bowling alley and so much more!

4.     Thursdays are LONG TRIP DAYS, to faraway and exciting places such as Lego Land, CoCo Key Indoor Water Resort, and Adventure Land. Some of these days are LATE PICK-UP. Look out for these days on our calendar!

5.     Fridays are THEMED BEACH DAYS, such as Pajama Day, Twin Day and Superhero Day. Children are encouraged to dress up on these days and all activities are based on the themes. Children are treated to a huge barbeque party and fun on the beach, as well as themed activities and play in sprinklers, sand, and shade.  Children will alternate between going to the beach and activities at the army base.

A DAY IN LIFE OF A SPECIALTY CAMPER

CAMPER GROUPS

Campers are divided into groups based on age and skill level.
Those enrolled in Basketball Camp participate in 2 basketball training sessions per day.
Those enrolled in Swim Camp participate in 2-hour long swim sessions daily (depending on level).
Those enrolled in Soccer Camp participate in 2 hour soccer trainings per day

DAILY SCHEDULE

The camp day officially begins at 8:30am and ends at 4:15pm. Long trip days may end as late as 7:00pm
Activities begin at 8:30 AM. Throughout the day, lunch , and snack are also served.
Children enrolled in Basketball Camp work on key skills to improve dribbling, passing and shooting. Girls and boys work on individual and team skills, game warm-up and sports conditioning, which will enhance their performance in games.
Children enrolled in Swim Camp have two daily pool sessions which emphasize stroke and skill development. The schedule will include individualized stroke drills, start, turns, strength and flexibility exercises.
Children enrolled in Soccer Camp work on key skills to improve and emphasize passing, shooting and teamwork.

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

**PLEASE NOTE ALL BUSES ARE AIR-CONDITIONED**

1.     Mondays are DRESS-UP DAYS, such as Costume Day, Crazy Hair Day, and Hawaii Luau Day. Children are encouraged to be as creative as possible with their costumes! These are also Fort Hamilton Army Base days!

2.     Tuesdays are SHOW DAYS. Children will be able to enjoy in-house shows such as a Magic Show, Live Animal Show and more! These are also Fort Hamilton Army Base days!

3.     Wednesdays are Training Days as well as Fort Hamilton Army Base Days! The children will enjoy swimming, fencing, archery, a private 8-lane bowling alley and so much more!

4.     Thursdays are LONG TRIP DAYS, to faraway and exciting places such as Lego Land, CoCo Key Indoor Water Resort, and Adventure Land. Some of these days are LATE PICK-UP. Look out for these days on our calendar!

5.     Fridays are THEMED BEACH DAYS, such as Pajama Day, Twin Day and Superhero Day. Children are encouraged to dress up on these days and all activities are based on the themes. Children are treated to a huge barbeque party and fun on the beach, as well as themed activities and play in sprinklers, sand, and shade. Children will alternate between going to the beach and activities at the army base.

TYPICAL DAY OF TEEN CAMPER

Campers will participate in activities such as BMX Biking, Skateboarding, Archery, Sports, Arts and Crafts, Dance, Theater, Yoga , Cooking and much more. They will go on trips that will increase their exposure to new and exciting experiences. They will also engage in instructional and recreational swim one time a week. They will get the opportunity of attending one on-campus sleepover and will go on on two overnight trips.

DAILY SCHEDULE

The camp day officially begins at 8:30 AM and ends at 4:15 PM. Long trip days may end as late as 7:00 PM ( Listed on the camp calendar)

Children will receive snack and are expected to bring their own lunches everyday.

Campers participate in instructional and recreational swim 1 time a week

Campers visit the outdoor facility in Bay Ridge once a week usually – occasionally twice a week.

  WEEKLY SCHEDULE

**PLEASE NOTE ALL BUSES ARE AIR-CONDITIONED**

1. Mondays are Fort Hamilton Army Base days! The campers will enjoy a variety of specialist activities and will get to enjoy our incredible, outdoor, Olympic-sized swimming pool and private bowling alley.

2. Tuesdays are SHOW DAYS (3X in the summer) or trip days. Children will be able to shows at the Fort Hamilton Army Base such as a: breakdance show, improv for kids, and a gameshow! Tuesdays will also be rotated days with either volunteering projects or leadership workshops.

3. Wednesdays and Thursdays are trip days! Some of these trips have late returns, please check out calendar for more information.

5. Fridays are Teens Take Manhattan! Our teens will enjoy wonderful trips in NYC, including: bowling at Chelsea Piers, a VIP tour of Madison Square Garden, Ripley’s Believe It or Not, and more!