Camps and Summer Programs
Serving the Staten Island Community for 38 years, Staten Island Academy Summer Day Camp serves children ages 3-13 on our 12-acre campus. Our program includes instructional and recreational swim in our two swimming pools as well as a vast array of activities such as tennis, arts and crafts, dance, Discovery Science, computer lab, Ga-Ga Pit, climbing wall and more! Hot lunch is included in our air-conditioned cafeteria. We also offer sports camp for soccer, basketball and tennis and an academic enrichment program. Trips, the camp show, on-campus activities and theme days are also included. Programs are supervised by our highly trained, experienced and certified staff. Call for open houses.
Staten Island Day Camp
2800 Victory Boulevard
Located on the grounds of CSI
July 2 to Aug 24
None - All activities are on-site
Free - 7:30am-5:30pm • Free optional weekly electives
Door-to-Door transportation for 4,5,6,7,8 week programs
We are Staten Island's premier day camp! We offer programs from 2-8 weeks for ages 4 -13. We have a full sports and recreation program and all adult counselors. Our no fee optional specialty clinics are integrated into the camp day and include: soccer, baseball/softball, basketball, flag football, crafts, fashion, digital photography and technology. Our unmatched calendar includes weekly interactive themes and on-site nationally acclaimed professional entertainment. We have a 61,000 sq. ft. fully a/c indoor complex, and 63 acres of outdoor playing fields and activity courts. We have stability of ownership of 39 years and a Leadership Team that is second to none in experience and qualifications. All programs are on-site. "You know where your children are at all times!" Please visit our website at: statenislanddaycamp.com or call us at 800.301.2267 to learn why there is no substitute for quality! Serving the Staten Island Community for 39 years!
Fun Station Day Camp
3555 Victory Boulevard
M-F, 2-9 week/3 day programs
3-4 per week
6:30am - 6:30pm
Free door to door air-conditioned bus service
Come join Staten Island's Fastest Growing Summer Camp. Our campers have unlimited use of Fun Station's facility - 70 arcade games, basketball court, batting cages, rides & party rooms. Our trip program is second to none! Daily Trips include : NY Yankees, Keansburg, Wild Water Rapids, Ripley's Believe it or Not, Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum, Jenkinson's Boardwalk, Movies, Skating, Bowling, Liberty Science Center, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf. Our private swimming pool is only minutes away. We also have exclusive use of private sports fields on SI. Daily Activites: Karate, Dance, Sports Instruction, Arts & Crafts & Karaoke & THEME PARTIES!. FREE Transportation, FREE Extended hours, FREE Lunch, Payment Plans & Sibling discounts. E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Located at Mt Loretto
6581 Hylan Blvd 10309
Free Door to Door
Since 1995, Richmond County Day Camp provided safe, memorable summers to thousands of campers. We are the ONLY camp with a totally private air conditioned facility & outdoor pool. Supervised by teachers, and a full-time nurse, activities include: swimming, sports, karate, art & gymnastics combined with daily trips & special events, including: movies, bowling, museums, Medieval Times, baseball games, indoor and outdoor amusement parks and more. Tuition, including transportation, extended hours and lunch, is under $300 weekly for 8 weeks. (2-7 weeks and 3 days also available). Payment plan & sibling discounts, available. Call for info & open house dates.
Unforgettable summers begin at Young People’s Day Camp. Since 1972 we have been known as Staten Island’s #1 Private Day Camp! Founded and operated by school teachers, the camp’s philosophy is based on the desire to “grow” children intellectually, physically & spiritually in a fun environment. Located at beautiful Nansen Park on Victory Blvd. we have programs are packed with activities: swimming, sports, arts and crafts, karate, weekly trips to baseball games, amusement parks, aquariums & more! Camp Director Keith Glauber is a former Major League Baseball Player with the Cincinnati Reds. 2, 4, 6, & 8 week programs are available. We accept all union rates. Free Payment Plans Available along with sibling discounts! Call about our open house information or visit us at ypdc.com/staten-island-day-camp
The JCC Lillian Schwartz Summer Day Camp has been providing a rich, traditional camp experience to children for 85 years. Activities include sports, swim, arts and crafts, archery, Jewish culture, weekly shows, special events and trips to amusement destinations. Located at the 75 acre Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in the Greenbelt the site features athletic fields, shaded picnic areas, playgrounds, basketball, volleyball, and Ga-Ga courts, an archery range, and three Olympic sized swimming pools. The swim program is under the direction of the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy. Additionally, we offer a camp program for children with special needs and a travel and counselor in training program for teens Staff is trained, talented, energetic, caring and devoted. Hot lunch available. Flexible scheduling and financial aid. Accredited by the American Camping Association. JCC Members and Non-Members welcome.
Staten Island South Shore YMCA Summer Day Camps
South Shore YMCA
3939 Richmond Ave., 718-227-3200
1465 Manor Rd., 718-227-3200
Day Camp 3-13 yrs & CIT 14-16 yrs
Mon-Fri / 9am–4pm
Varies by camp
Varies by camp
Available for Pouch Camp location
Staten Island YMCA Day Camps focus on providing a safe, nurturing environment where children can thrive. Campers will have fun while building self-confidence, appreciating teamwork and gaining independence. Our branch-based camps offer air-conditioned classrooms, outdoor playgrounds, indoor pools and gyms, while our Outdoor Adventure Camp at Pouch Camp is great for children who enjoy being outside and participating in activities like lake swimming and rock climbing. Children in all of our camps are encouraged to develop self-help skills that foster independence and a positive self-image. Our campers participate in a wide variety of activities, including arts and crafts, swim, gym, music, and organized games. Each week will feature a special theme and all activities are geared to meet individual needs, abilities and interests. Our camps offer half day and full day options. Call your location today to learn more, or visit Staten Island YMCA
Musical Theater & Kidzrock Summer Camp
19 Saint Mary's Avenue • 10305
57 Page Avenue • 10309
1-8 weeks July 9–August 31 (daily programs available)
7:30am-5:00pm (upon request)
Off site activities:
Jam with your buddies in rock band style fun or join the glee club for some musical theater experience. Kidzrock teaches children how to play an instrument in the setting of a rock band. Students rehearse and perform on drums, electric guitar, and keyboards. Band members rotate on instruments as they learn the basics of each instrument in the rock band. Band members also sing and perform songs from the Kidzrock CD. Kidzrock uses modified instruments allowing children as young as 4 to participate in the program. In addition to all the music activities, each 2-week session during the summer program is full of exciting interactive filmmaking. This unique summer camp challenges your child to work creatively as individuals as well as in teams. Campers learn how to make a short film and work together in teams to create, shoot and edit their own short film. They will develop skills in creative screenwriting, directing cinematography, acting, editing and will create their own props and costumes in the art room.
501 Richmond Hill Road
Donna M. Bak
Mon, June 25 to Fri, Aug 17 • 9am-3pm
Register now as seats are limited
Richmond Hill Children's Center offers an 8 week summer camp for children ages 2-6 years. Camp begins on Monday, June 26th and ends on Friday, August 18th. Parents have the option to choose 2 to 8 week programs to fit their busy summer schedules. Weekly themes keep things interesting and allow for a wide range of summer activities at our facility, such as a beach party, campout, Olympic Games, and even a pajama party! Our days are chock full of art, science, math, story time, music, gardening, cooking, outdoor play, water activities, and more! Classes are lead by degreed teachers who strive to provide our campers with a summer of fun-filled experiences. Whether you're off to work or just dropping your child off for a few hours of fun, you can rest assured that your child is in a nurturing environment where safety and security are a priority.
1000 Richmond Terrace
PreK 3-5 M-F • Picasso 6-12 T/W/Thur
PreK AM/PM, Picasso AM/PM
Have your child spend their break with us! We offer Summer camps all summer long and winter and spring break camps. Find a truly exciting and collaborative art making experience at Art Lab. We encourage students to immerse themselves in innovative arts and express themselves creatively. Children will learn the basic principles of art as well as sculpting, drawing, painting, and more! Half day and full day available. Weather permitting, children also experience outdoor art activities and exploration of the beautiful grounds of Snug Harbor. All camps are taught by professional teaching artists. All materials are included in the tuition price. Children attending half day should pack a snack,. Full day must bring their own lunch. For more info visit our website at www.artlabsi.org
or call us at 718-447-8667.
Wagner College provides specialized summer camp experiences for children and teens ages 4 to 17 in an enriching, diverse and nurturing environment. Camps are held on the beautiful Wagner campus located atop Grymes Hill. Program favorites are Lego Robotics & Animation, Video Game Design, and ACT Theatre. Other programs include Minecraft, Star Wars, American Girl, Music Production, Photography, Art, Ceramics, Driver Ed, Filmmaking, Mad Science, & TACHS & SHSAT Review. Teens can also earn college credit at our Summer Pre-College Program.
The William Osborn Day Camp aims to have a lasting influence on the lives of children through our creative and nurturing programs and environment. Our programs are designed to promote the social, academic and physical well-being of our campers. Children are placed in small groups with other children their ages. These groups are guided by counselors who provide the care, attention and love which promote healthy growth. Facilities include large outdoor pool and sprinkler, woodlands and trails, baseball and soccer fields, outdoor basketball court, a sun safe playground facility, gymnasium, golf range and computer lab.
Calling all nature lovers! NYC Parks, in partnership with the Greenbelt Conservancy, offers exciting, environmental, and educational summer camp experiences for children ages 5 - 13. The Young Buds camp is designed for children ages 5-6 who are ready to make friends, play, and learn in an urban forest. In our Explorer Camp, children ages 7-13 discover the Greenbelt's natural areas, trails, creeks, and ponds, through participation in guided hikes, science experiments, nature crafts, field trips, and team-building games. Our camp promotes respect for the environment through outdoor learning and fun. NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene approved.
1001 Richmond Hill Road
Camps 9-12 or 1-5
Our goal is to instill a lifelong love of the game. We provide a safe, non-competitive environment. All fundamentals including rules and etiquette are taught. Adult instruction is also available.
FasTracKids' Summer STEAM Careers Camp
Charleston: 4852 Arthur Kill Rd. • 10309
Grasmere: 1461 Hylan Blvd. • 10305
Willowbrook: 585 North Gannon Ave. • 10314
M-F • 9am-4pm
Children will explore the weeks’ career, interact with our SmartBoard Learning Station, engage in role play, do arts and crafts, conduct experiments, improve their math and literacy skills and have lots of free play time with their friends! This year we are featuring nine special STE(A)M based careers. Our kids have so much fun they don’t realize how much they are learning!
Staten Island Superkids Summer Camp is a full-day 9-week camp for children ages 5-10, designed to give your child the tools they need to become Super Smart, Super Creative, and Super Fit.
We combine academic enrichment, music and visual arts lessons, and gym and aerobics classes to allow your child to develop and showcase their skills in a fun and energetic way. At our camp, your child will benefit from the expertise of professionals in their fields. Every day, we conduct campers through three stations staffed by experienced Math and English teachers, accomplished music and visual arts teachers, and master fitness instructors.
Bricks 4 Kidz
72 Sharrotts Avenue • 10309
Monday-Friday 9:30am-12:30pm OR 1:30pm-4:30pm
Available on request
Our camps are high-energy adventures with hands on learning and fun. We encourage campers to experiment, discover, invent, and create. By building models and adding imagination, camper’s express creativity. The camp includes collaborative learning and social interaction. Campers build on one another’s ideas and make discoveries together that they might not make alone. We have different themes for different ages which include: Minecraft, Transformers, Super Hero Academy, Ninjago and Camp Mashup. For more advance builders and programmers, we have Robotics, Stop Motion Movie Making, Comic Book Creators, Coding and Video Game Design. Average camper to staff ratio is 12:1.
NYCID Summer Camp
Staten Island School of Civic Leadership
280 Regis Drive • SI, NY 10314
Mon-Fri • 8:30am-4:30pm
During the school year NYCID offers after school programs in the best schools on Staten Island. Our partners continuously choose us for the quality work that we do. This summer find out why NYCID Summer Camp is quickly becoming the fastest growing and loved Summer Camp on Staten Island. Campers love us because we provide ample time of play - indoors and outdoors - and fun structured activities with our Arts, STEM, Dance, Sports and Leadership Specialists, where kids are learning and having fun! Parents love us because we are affordable, we have flexible hours, and our counselors are well trained. Housed in a new school building, our facility is fully air conditioned, with an indoor and outdoor playground, sprinklers, grassy fields, and a thriving school garden. Visit our website, www.nycid.org
, to learn more about our Fun Filled Schedule, trips, and the many programs we offer. NYCID is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
At YMCA summer camps, children learn leadership skills and develop self-confidence in a safe, accepting, and stimulating environment. They also build robots, go on field trips, shoot hoops, learn to swim, make new friends, and laugh all summer long! New York City’s YMCA offers a wide range of engaging summer day and sleepaway camp options that accommodate all families. You’ll find programs convenient to home and work, and programs that meet your child’s interests and abilities. Children can enroll in just a few weeks at camp, or spend the entire summer with us. All Y camps feature: Well-trained staff who serve as positive role models, Activities and games that develop self-esteem and leadership skills, Activities that promote cultural diversity, Lessons in conservation and protecting our environment, Exposure to new age-appropriate, challenging, and fun experiences, An atmosphere that fosters fairness, teamwork, and cooperation, Visits to the city’s top attractions, including zoos, aquariums, parks, and museums, Health, exercise, and nutrition education. We offer variety of camp offerings that range from day camp to sleepaway camp, from early childhood up to teen, from sports to visual arts, and from science to adventure.
P.S. 23 Summer Camp
30 Natick Street
July 5-August 3 • 9am-1pm • M-F