KidSport Summer Camps

2018 KidSport Summer Camps have concluded. Thanks for a great summer! Summer 2019 is our 30th anniversary -- join the fun when registration opens after New Years.

 

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Morning Programs

 

Before Camp Care (ages 4-13)

$25/week, available 7:00-8:00am. Parents may drop off campers for pre-camp activities and games, supervised by KidSport staff.

KidSport Mornings (ages 4-13)

$159/week, 8:00am-noon. Campers are grouped by age, and rotate between different stations all morning. They'll enjoy a variety of team sports, individual sports, team building games, fitness and other physical education activities, and swimming lessons. This is a very active and action packed morning!


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Afternoon Programs

 

KidSport Summer Fun Afternoons (ages 4-6)

$139/week, 1:00-4:00pm. Each week offers a different fun-filled theme for our younger campers. Kids will engage in different team sports, activities, swimming lessons/free swim, and art projects relating to the theme. We've planned all new Summer Fun curriculum and can't wait to implement it this summer!

  • Week 1 - Under the Sea
  • Week 2 - Superhero
  • Week 3 - World of Sports
  • Week 4 - Beach Sports
  • Week 5 - Amazing Race
  • Week 6 - Space Odyssey
  • Week 7 - Exploration
  • Week 8 - Olympics

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KidSport Athletics Afternoons(ages 7-13)

$139/week, 1:00-4:00pm. Each week features a different sport teaching basic fundamentals skills, rules, team building and sportsmanship, and swimming lessons.

  • Week 1 - Tennis & Golf
  • Week 2 - Baseball or Softball
  • Week 3 - Tennis & Golf
  • Week 4 - Football or Volleyball
  • Week 5 - Tennis & Golf
  • Week 6 - Soccer or Field Hockey
  • Week 7 - Tennis & Golf
  • Week 8 - Basketball or Cheer

After Camp Care (ages 4-13)- $50/week, available 4:00pm-6:00pm. Supervised by KidSport staff, campers can choose between quiet games, activities, or a movie. Games and activities offered will change daily! Free play is encouraged.


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About KidSport Summer Camps

 

KidSport Summer Camps at Scarlett Middle School offer children ages 4-13 the opportunity to learn and play a variety of team sports, individual sports, team building games, fitness and other physical education activities, along with swimming lessons, in a non-competitive and fun sports environment. The activities are age-appropriate and developed by experts in children’s physical education. KidSport Summer Camps are staffed by certified teachers, Health & Fitness and Education majors, University of Michigan students and athletes, and other highly qualified individuals focused on providing a first-rate experience for your kids!


KidSport Camp is spelled F.U.N.!

 


Scholarship Information

 

KidSport strives to ensure as many children as possible are given the opportunity to enjoy our summer camp. Throughout the year, we offer KidSport Clinics to raise money for the Jeff Reese KidSport Scholarship Fund. We are proud to offer scholarships to children who receive free/reduced meals, or meet specific HUD income guidelines. The Jeff Reese KidSport Scholarship is designed to assist families with children meet the cost of the KidSport Summer Camps program. Scholarships are awarded based on the evaluation of the information, and how much we were able to raise during the year. Click on the link below to find out more information about scholarships and to complete the application.


FAQs

What is KidSport?

KidSport offers children the opportunity to participate in a variety of games, sports, fitness and swimming lessons. The activities are age and developmentally appropriate, and are developed by experts in children’s physical education. KidSport is staffed by certified teachers as well as physical education and education majors focused on providing a first-rate experience for your kids!

  • KidSport Morning (8:00am-12:00pm) for kids ages 4-13. It teaches a variety of individual and team sports, fitness and team building games, and other physical activities-both indoors and out. 
  • KidSport Summer Fun (1:00pm-4:00pm) for kids ages 4-6. They participate in a variety of fitness activities, games, team building, free swim, and crafts.
  • KidSport Afternoon (1:00pm-4:00pm) for kids ages 7-13. It focuses on developing kids’ sports skills rather than competition. Sessions include tennis, basketball, dance, soccer, baseball/softball, flag football, cheerleading, and ultimate Frisbee. 

Is before-camp care available?

Yes! You may sign up and drop your child/children off anytime between 7:00am-8:00am Monday-Friday.

Is after-camp care available?

Yes! After camp care is available for KidSport Afternoon and KidSport Summer Fun. After camp care is held in an air conditioned room where the children can play board games, work on puzzles, color, or watch movies.

Are scholarships available?

Need-based scholarships are available for KidSport Morning only. The KidSport Scholarship is designed to assist families with young children meet the cost of the KidSport Summer Camp program. It is available to any eligible parent or guardian of children enrolled in the KidSport Morning program only. Scholarships are awarded based on the evaluation of the information that is requested.

Scholarship applications are due by April 30, 2018. Scholarship applications are not considered until all the required documentation is received. Please see the KidSport Scholarship information and application.

Are discounts available?

Full day camps are eligible for multi week discount.

Are the children split up by age group?

KidSport Morning splits up the participants by age. Please see the breakdown below:

  • Raptors (ages 4-5)
  • Sharks (age 6)
  • Cheetahs (age 7)
  • Golden Eagles (age 8)
  • Stingrays (age 9-10)
  • Rattlesnakes (ages 11-13)

The KidSport Afternoon sport-specific sessions and KidSport Summer Fun afternoon sessions place all the kids together, seeing as it is a smaller group.

What is the counselor-to-child ratio?

1:8

How do I register?

Registration is online at www.aareced.com. If you have any questions regarding please contact Ann Arbor Rec & Ed at (734) 994-2300.

We are unable to hold a spot without payment.

Do I have to sign up my child up for the entire summer?

KidSport is a weekly summer camp. You can sign your child up for the entire summer or as many weeks as you would like.

Where do I drop off/pick up?

The drop off for KidSport Morning begins at 8:00 am; pick up is at 12:00 pm at Scarlett Middle School. If your child is attending the afternoon session only, you may drop off at 1:00pm. Pick up for KidSport Afternoon is at 4:00 pm. Parents do not need to get out of the car when dropping off and picking up your child/children. A camp counselor will greet you at your car for pick up and take your child/children and will bring your child/children at pick up.

Drop off for before camp care is from 7:00-8:00am. Parents must bring your child/children inside Scarlett Middle School.

Pick up for after camp care is from 4:00-6:00pm. Parents must come inside Scarlett Middle School to pick your child/children up.

What does my child need to bring?

KidSport Morning

  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Healthy snack for break time
  • Sack lunch (full day)
  • Bathing suit & towel, goggles are optional

KidSport Afternoon

  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Healthy snack for break time
  • Bathing suit & towel, goggles are optional

After-Camp Care

  • Healthy snack

**Please label all of your child’s belongings. KIDSPORT IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST ITEMS**