For campers entering grades 2-4
Friendship Camp is a residential camp for children who are ready to experience four days and three nights of fun filled adventure! This child-centered camp is designed for the active learning of young children. Campers will enjoy a number of exciting nature based activities as well as a learn-to-swim program, arts and crafts, skits, boating safety and crabbing and fishing. This camp will provide each child with the opportunity to interact with other children under the guidance of a caring and trained staff.
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.
Heather McCarthy, Arlington Echo Outdoor Educator, 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 further information, call the Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center at 410-222-3822
$400.00 includes meals, accommodations, activities and instructional materials. A $200.00 deposit must be sent with the application. The $200.00 remaining 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 $200.00 deposit must be sent with the application form by May 25, 2018.
3. The balance of the fee ($200.00) will be due upon acceptance to the camp.
4. Make check payable to:
Anne Arundel County Public Schools.
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For more information call Arlington Echo at 410-222-3822
Friendship Camp packing list