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Deerfield 6th - 8th Grade Summer Camps
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The camps below are for youth entering 6th through 8th grade in the Fall.
Each camp is designed around a weekly theme. Campers will explore the outdoors, unleash their creativity, and release their energy! They'll enjoy fun games, sports, art projects, nature exploration, and more!
All Deerfield Summer Camps include daily, active, outdoor games. Please wear shoes appropriate for running, etc.
PLEASE READ: Grade Information
Please note that our system automatically rolls up your child's grade on June 1st each year.
If you are entering your household information during the school year and prior to June 1st, please enter the grade in which they are currently enrolled.
Errors in your child's age or grade can effect your ability to register.
March 1st: Early Registration for Deerfield Township Residents
April 1st: Open Registration for Residents and Non-Residents
This camp is managed and staffed by the Deerfield Township Parks and Recreation Department.
All camp counselors are at least 18 years of age and undergo a background check and drug screening.
Camp Counselors attend mandatory training prior to the start of camp, which includes First Aid/CPR Certification.
For questions regarding Deerfield Township Camps, please contact our Camp Director, Stephanie, at 513.701.6977 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Medical Conditions (Allergies, Medications, etc)
Your child's safety is important to us. Please be sure to include all medical conditions (ex: allergies, asthma, dietary restrictions, medications) that you feel we should be aware of on your child's account information. This will be pulled into your child's registration so that our staff may review it prior to camp.
Changes made on your account to your child's medical information must be made by the Wednesday prior to camp. Please notify the Camp Director if you make a change after the Wednesday prior to camp so that our rosters can be updated.
Deerfield Township staff are not permitted to administer medication. If your child needs medication during program hours, staff may hold the medication until the child asks for it. Staff can not be responsible for reminding children of medication times or the administration of any medication.
Deerfield Township values all children. If your child needs special assistance during program hours, please speak with our Camp Director so that we may work together to determine feasible accommodations and to ensure a positive experience for your child.
Authorized adults must be indicated on the child's camp registration and a valid photo ID is required at the time of pick up.
For youth 12 years and older, parents/guardians may submit an additional signed waiver to allow their child to sign themselves out and leave camp without adult supervision. The
Optional Release for Youth 12 Years and Older
must be submitted to the Camp Director at least 3 business days prior to the first day of camp. Youth without this signed release are required to be picked up by an authorized adult.
Camps at Kings Mills Elementary/Carter Park: Please sign in and out from Kings Mills Elementary. (We will walk next door to Carter Park during camp. No street crossings; the paved park path links directly to KME.)
Camps at Cottell Park: Please sign in and out from the Snyder House (big white house).
Additional Forms and Files:
2017 Deerfield Summer Camps (combined list with all grades)
1st - 5th Grade Camps
3rd - 5th Grade Doll Camps
Camp Information (What to Bring, Programming Policies, etc.)
Programming Policies (Cancellations, etc.)
Optional Release for Self Check Out (12 and up)
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