Middle School Day Camps offer exciting and choice-based activities 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.
Please mark all of your child’s belongings with their full name! Items for your child to bring to camp include:
- Water bottle
- Lunch and snacks
- Sunscreen (SPF 30+, spray preferred)
We also recommend packing sunglasses, a hat, and a book for your child. Do not send your child to camp with electronics, a phone, or other toys.
The YMCA will not be held responsible for any lost, stolen, or broken items.
Safety Plays First
Our YMCA Camps program is ready to provide a safe, clean, and fun environment so your child can get back to learning and doing the activities they love at the Y.
The YMCA of Central Florida Summer Zone for Orange County Schools is funded by a grant from the Orange County government and is provided at zero cost to Families.
Campers must attend three days for every registered week in order to maintain their spot in additional weeks. Please only register for weeks that your student will attend.
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.
MIDDLE SCHOOL SUMMER ZONE
Orange County Schools
The YMCA of Central Florida Summer Zone is funded by a grant from the Orange County government. Participants must be residents of Orange County in order to attend Camp.
Camp sessions will run from Jun 5 – July 27, but will not be offered from July 3 – 7.
Camp is only available Monday – Thursday at Orange County Summer Zone Locations.
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!
Students learn skills within a variety of sports including: basketball, soccer, football, and other team sports.
Campers in each school site will participate a student-led community outreach project!
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
Campers will explore their artistic creativity in offerings that could include dance, painting, drama, music, and other artistic areas.
Sixth Grade Transition Camp
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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