Echo Adventure Camp is a seven day, six night residential camp for students that enjoy being outdoors. While participating in exciting outdoor challenges, campers will explore natural ecosystems, develop outdoor skills, and gain self-confidence and independence. In addition to fishing, crabbing, archery and camp crafts, campers will participate in a three night offsite tent camping trip which features hiking, meal preparation, camp games, and much more! Our trained lifeguards will direct water safety instruction and canoeing skills as well as lead a river tubing adventure!
Who Can Participate
All Outdoor Education camps are open to any student who has an interest in the environment, making new friends, adventure, and personal growth.
Lauren Tucker, Arlington Echo Outdoor Educator, and Ted Hall, Arlington Echo Teacher Specialist, will direct the camp. Our staff consists of AACPS teachers as well as college students with experience in the areas of outdoor and environmental education. Volunteer counselors-in-training support the staff in many ways. For more information, please contact Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center at 410-222-3822.
The $700 fee includes meals, transportation, accommodations, activities and instructional materials. $350.00 deposit must be included with the application. The $350.00 balance is due upon acceptance to the camp.
Full payment is due 30 days prior to start of camp. If full payment is not received by this time, your child’s reservation will not be held. After this date, we cannot guarantee that space will be available when your payment is received. If a cancellation is made before the 30 day time period, a 100% refund will be issued (with a $10 processing fee). If a cancellation is made any time between 30-15 days prior to the start of camp, a 50% refund will be issued (with a $10 processing fee). No refunds will be issued 14 days or less prior to the start of camp. Additionally, there shall be no partial refund granted for any camper’s late arrival, early withdrawal, non-arrival or dismissal for cause. All cancellations must be received in writing.
1. Parents must complete the front of the Student Application Form.
2. A $350.00 deposit must be sent with the application form by May 25, 2017.
3. The balance of the fee ($350.00) will be due upon acceptance to the camp.
4. Make check payable to:
Anne Arundel County Public Schools.
To download and print a application or scholarship form:
Camp Application -- Financial Aid Application
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