Half Day/Full Day Camps

Skim the camp descriptions to find what camp (or camps!) is the best fit for your child.

Discovering Day Camp (5-7 years)

Half-Day and Full-Day options available,  M/W/F or Tu/Th, held at Woodview School

Camp is a great way to meet new friends, experience new activities and have a ton of fun! This camp keeps your youngster active with structured and unstructured time so they can enjoy summer at its best. It is the time to discover and expand opportunities through Discovering Day Camp! Enjoy theme days, arts and crafts, nature studies, games, sports, water day and more! Activities are planned for indoors and outdoors. Discovering Day Camp will venture out twice per session to a local Grayslake hot spot. More walking field trip details will be on the camp calendar.

Day Camp (1st-5th grade)

 Half-Day and Full-Day options available, M-F, M/W/F or Tu/Th, held at Grayslake Middle School

Day Camp focuses on creating, experiencing and expanding your child’s summer’s potential. Counselors strive to instill lifelong healthy habits and maintain an active schedule. Campers participate in large group activities, arts and crafts, nature studies, sports and theme weeks. In addition to all the fun, this camp is a great way to build long-lasting friendships, teamwork skills and positive sportsmanship.

Full day campers swim two days a week at the Grayslake Aquatic Center and take off-site field trips on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Visit the Camp Forms page for the field trip schedule after Apr. 1.

Sports Camp (1st-5th grade)

Half-Day and Full-Day options available, M-F, M/W/F or Tu/Th, held at Grayslake Middle School

Sports Camp is designed for the child that wants to be active while learning aspects of a variety of sports in a fun, team-oriented atmosphere. Campers learn a variety of sports and games including sportsmanship, strategies, skills, rules, game situations and of course playing games with an emphasis on fun! Sports and games include: basketball, flag football, baseball, dodge ball, fitness and much more. Campers swim at the Grayslake Aquatic Center on Monday and Wednesday and take off-site field trips on Tuesday and Thursday.

Outdoor Adventure Camp (2nd-6th grade)

Full-Day, M/W/F, held at Woodview School

Welcome to a summer of exploration and enjoyment outdoors! We believe that outdoor play and exploration is critical to a child’s growth and development. Experienced counselors will foster your child’s love of nature and the outdoors as they engage in a wide range of fun activities, meet new friends and explore, observe and investigate the natural world. This summer we are expanding camp activities to include Wildlife Explorers curriculum. Many activities encourage an awareness and appreciation of our environment. Activities vary from session to session but may include: geocaching, swimming, wilderness survival skills, nature exploration and much more. There are also traditional camp activities such as games, crafts and weekly field trips.

GoGirlGo Camp (4th-8th grade, girls)

Full-Day, M-F, M/W/F or Tu/Th, held at Grayslake Middle School

Calling all GIRLS! Join us for this girls only sports and activity camp. This camp focuses on being active, building confidence and healthy living. Each week we’ll highlight a specific theme promoting overall wellness geared specifically toward girls. All activities are based on the GoGirlGo! Educational Curriculum developed by the Women’s Sports Foundation. Each session includes a variety of the following activities: sport instruction, healthy living & nutrition, guest speakers, games & crafts, building friendships, journal writing, swimming, community service projects, cooking, leadership training, building self-esteem & wellness, bike riding/nature walks and trips to visit & participate with High School athletes. Campers swim two days a week and have off-site field trips on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Teen Sports Camp (6th-9th grade)

Full-Day, M/W/F, held at Grayslake Middle School

A summer of exploration is ahead for your teen! This camp is perfect for young teens and offers a variety of activities to help young adults develop leadership skills, while enjoying new experiences. Each week campers will select an area of interest and we will explore many facets of that area. Activities include sports, swimming at the Grayslake Aquatic Center, and more.

Breakaway Camp (6th-9th grade)

Full-Day, Tu/Th, held at Grayslake Middle School

This camp is designed for teens with an adventuresome and thrill-seeking spirit. Breakaway Camp is your ticket to an exciting summer! Each day we’ll take a different trip to area water parks, Chicago attractions, and athletic events.

Teen Sports Camp + Breakaway Camp (6th-9th grade)

Full-Day, M-F, held at Grayslake Middle School

Teen Sports Camp (M/W/F) complements Breakaway Camp (Tu/Th) and if you want to enroll your child in camp Monday through Friday, now you can sign up for both camps with one registration code. It simplifies the registration process, saves you money by signing up for all five days, and makes it easier to sign your teen up for fun!