Grades 6–8

Middle School Day Camps offer exciting activities and choice-based specialty tracks that empower kids to follow their own path.

Offerings in STEM, athletics, digital media, and the arts (painting, music, culinary, dance, drama) ensure that students are having fun while continuing to learn throughout the summer! At the Y, rest assured that whatever track your child engages in, they will have a safe and positive environment to grow and build lasting relationships with their peers.

Useful Info

& Tracks

Take a look at the exciting specialty tracks that middle school camp participants can choose from, and find a location that works best for your family.

Orange County Schools

The YMCA of Central Florida Summer Zone is funded by a grant from the Orange County government. Camp sessions will run from June 1 – July 23, but will not but will not be offered from July 5–9.

Avalon Middle School

Bridgewater Middle School

Conway Middle School

Discovery Middle School

Glenridge Middle School

Liberty Middle School

Southwest Middle School

Walker Middle School

Westridge Middle School

Union Park Middle School

Lake County Schools

The YMCA of Central Florida Summer Zone is funded by a grant from 21st Century Community Learning Centers. Camp sessions will run from June 14 – July 29. (Tavares Middle School will not host camp during week 6 due to construction.)

Gray Middle School

Umatilla Middle School

Tavares Middle School


Track Option

Each week, students can choose to participate in exciting labs that may include building race cars, programming robots, developing computer code, or setting off rockets. Come explore the world of science, technology, engineering, and math with the Y!


Track Option

Students learn skills within a variety of sports including: basketball, soccer, football, and other team sports.

Digital Media

Track Option

Options in this area may include making your own movie, documenting camp events and field trips, digital photography, or producing a camp newsletter.

Culinary Arts

Track Option

Culinary artists will love designing and preparing the latest recipes in this specialty track. We will also teach them healthy alternatives to common dishes, which they can use during our county wide competition!

Performance & fine arts

Track Option

Campers will explore their artistic creativity in offerings that could include dance, painting, drama, music, and other artistic areas.

Sixth Grade Transition Camp

Track Option

Incoming sixth grade students will get to explore their new school during this week-long event. This fun-filled experience will answer all questions a new sixth grader may have.

Please note: not all sites will offer this track.

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