CONTACT US

516.399.2349

300 Forest Drive, East Hills, NY 11548

summerstreeters@sjjcc.org

NEW FOR 2018

More Vigorous Swim Program
In our new swim program, children will have receive more intensive training. Progress reports and evaluations will be given throughout the summer.

Two- and Three-Dimensional Design Classes
We are continuing the development of visual and performing arts as an integral part of our curriculum and are expanding our design classes. Campers will have the ability to work with mixed media, while developing a better understanding of theatrical performances, which will enhance the creative learning process.

Counselor in Training (CIT) Program
Grades: 8-10
Gain valuable leadership skills, create bonds with other teens and have fun all summer long as a CIT!

  • Receive weekly community service hours

  • Weekly lunch as a group at the JCC’s Gezunter Café

  • Partnership with Camp Jacobson for special CIT activities and day trip

  • Summer teen membership at the JCC

$1250 rate for 7 weeks
$250 stipend at the end of camp

ACTIVITIES

Every camper participates in a wide array of activities, including:

  • Swimming

  • Advanced art classes and yoga for campers in 4th grade and up

  • Sports

  • Arts & Crafts

  • Theatre

  • Dance

  • Music

  • Camp Olympics and theme weeks

  • Off-site trips for full-day campers

  • Our famous annual talent show

  • Giving back to the community

STAFF

  • Programs directed by certified NY State educators,social workers and youth professionals

  • All age groups guided by well-trained college and older high school-age counselors

  • CPR and Red Cross First Aid certified staff are onsite at all times

FACILITIES

Our camp offers a hybrid program combining the beautiful outdoors and fully air-conditioned indoor facilities of Sid Jacobson JCC. Facilities include:

  • Indoor heated pool and zero entry kiddie pool

  • Two gymnasiums with full basketball courts

  • State of the art classrooms

  • Professional theater

  • Fitness and dance studios

  • Indoor Playground

  • Interactive sensory playground

SWIMMING

Campers will learn to swim and play in our indoor, heated swimming pool staffed by professional, Red Cross-certified lifeguards. Instructional and free swim is offered to all full-day campers.

FLEXIBILITY

We know that you are part of a busy family, so we work hard to make sure we can accommodate any schedule.

  • Before and after care available daily

  • Optional central bus transportation from Port Washington and Mineola/East Williston

 

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

  • Small camper-to-counselor ratio

  • Optional lunch program with the JCC café

  • Easy online registration

  • Daily communication with your child’s counselors