Summer Sports Camp
CO-ED CAMP PROGRAM
Half Day Junior Sports Camp
Ages 4-6 • 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Half Day Senior Sports Camp
Ages 7-11 • 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
2023 SUMMER CAMP WEEKS:
June 13 -17
Activities include swimming, tennis, basketball, soccer, T-ball, lacrosse, fencing, team building
HALF DAY JUNIOR SPORTS CAMP
CO-EDUCATIONAL FUN FOR AGES 4-6
Carefully planned activities keep the learning program interesting, fun and not exhausting. High activity exercises are spread between less physically-demanding activities. Groups of comparable development will be created so the campers can develop at their individual rates. Swimming is taught and used as cool downs in high temperatures.
Emphasis is on small equipment for development of eye-hand coordination, stamina, strength and balance and ball awareness skills. Team interactions and cooperation are emphasized. Enjoyment, not competitive results, is our
HALF DAY SENIOR SPORTS CAMP
CO-EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE FOR AGES 7-11
These campers are introduced to the fundamentals of the sports. Campers spend time with staff members learning both individual (swimming, tennis, golf and archery) and team sports. Rules, strategies, skills and competitive knowledge will be taught.
Our program is flexible so even if weather interferes, activities and learning continue with the use of indoor facilities.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the length of a session?
A. Sessions run for a week at a time. As we have a strict counselor/camper
ratio, we cannot accommodate a single day booking. Campers must be enrolled for the week. Campers can enroll for as many weeks as possible, as a discount is given for multiple-week enrollments.
Q. What is counselor/camper ratio?
Q. When do I register and pay?
A. Registration and all camp forms with full payment are due no later than two weeks prior to camp.
Q. What do campers need to bring?
A. Swim suit, towel and appropriate camp attire, including athletic shoes.
Q. What is provided?
A. Snacks, lunch and drink as well as a T-shirt.
Q. What is the cancellation policy?
A. Request for cancellation and refund must be made no later than two weeks
prior to registered camp date. No refunds will be made after that date.
Salem Academy is committed to providing a secure, structured, enthusiastic environment for youngsters of all ages. The Academy’s professional staff and counselors will run the day to day operation of the camp utilizing their personal skills and talents to make sure that the campers have an enjoyable and productive learning experience. A strict camper/counselor ratio of no more than seven campers to one instructor provides individual attention while in a group learning situation. A variety of sports will be introduced. Activities will be geared to ensure that campers will improve motor skills, eye-hand coordination and sports knowledge, preparing them for a lifetime of both individual and team competition. The strength of the Salem Academy Sports Camp is its plan to meet the individual needs of campers while building character and increasing confidence.
Salem Academy has some of the finest facilities to be found in any one location. Our camp will be based on the Academy soccer field. The lawn behind the soccer field will have a tent with picnic tables and will serve as camp headquarters. Additionally, the grassy area behind the soccer field will be used for archery, frisbee, and other lawn games. Salem also houses two full air conditioned indoor gymnasiums. Campers will have access to our 25 yard indoor pool for daily swimming instruction with use of full locker room and bathroom facilities. Tennis instruction will take place on our brand new tennis facility. A golf range is located on the field beside the tennis courts.
Download the 2023 Camp Brochure (PDF) for more information.