KidSport Summer Camps

Hey! Hey! Come swim and play all day!

 

Summer 2020 catalog is now available and registration is OPEN!

 

Early bird discounts available until April 1st, and multi-week discounts available.

 

KidSport Summer Camp, located at Tappan Middle School, 2251 E. Stadium Blvd., in Ann Arbor. The camp runs for 8 weeks this summer, from June 15 - August 7. 

 

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Morning Programs

 

Before Camp Care (ages 4-13)

$29/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)

$179/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)

$159/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 -  Superhero
  • Week 2 -  Zoo Adventures
  • Week 3 -  Let's Sail Away
  • Week 4 -  Space is the Place
  • Week 5 -  Cartoon Capers
  • Week 6 -  Hawaiian Hullabaloo
  • Week 7 -  Dinosaur Discovery
  • Week 8 -  Treasure Hunters

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KidSport Athletics Afternoons (ages 7-13)

$159/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 -  Soccer & Cross Country
  • Week 2 -  Golf & Tennis
  • Week 3 -  Martial Arts
  • Week 4 -  Golf & Tennis
  • Week 5 -  Volleyball OR Football
  • Week 6 -  Baseball OR Softball
  • Week 7 -  Golf & Tennis
  • Week 8 -  Basketball OR Dance/Cheer

After Camp Care (ages 4-13) - $59/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 offers 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. 


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. Offers a variety of individual and team sports, fitness and team building games, and other physical activities-both indoors and out, and swimming lessons daily. 
  • KidSport Summer Fun (1:00pm-4:00pm) for kids ages 4-6. Campers participate in a variety of fitness activities, games, swimming lessons, and crafts.
  • KidSport Athletics (1:00pm-4:00pm) for kids ages 7-13. Focuses on developing kids’ sports skills rather than competition. Sessions include tennis, golf, basketball, dance/cheer, soccer, baseball/softball, martial arts. 

Is before-camp care available?

Yes! Before care is available Monday-Friday, from 7-8am. Registration is available on a weekly basis.

Is after-camp care available?

Yes! After care is available Monday-Friday from 4-6pm. Registration is available on a weekly basis. 

Are scholarships available?

Need-based scholarships are available for KidSport Summer Camps! 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 Summer Camps, who qualify. Scholarships are awarded based on the evaluation of the information that is requested. For more information: aarecedcamps.com/scholarships

Are discounts available?

Yes! The early bird discount is available until April 1st. Multi-week discount is also available. For more information: aarecedcamps.com/camp-policies

Are the children split up by age group?

KidSport Morning groups the participants by age:

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

KidSport Summer Fun afternoon sessions are for children ages 4-6.

KidSport Athletics afternoon sport-specific sessions are for children ages 7-13.

What is the counselor-to-child ratio?

1:8

How do I register?

Registration is online only: aarecedcamps.com/kidsport-camps

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 may sign your child up for as many weeks as you would like. We offer morning only, full-day, or afternoon only sessions.

Where do I drop off/pick up?

Follow the KidSport flags to the side of Tappan Middle School. Drop off and pick up is in front of the cafeteria, at the yellow KidSport sign. Parents can line up along the curb and stay in their vehicles. KidSport staff will bring the attendance sheet and take your camper to and from the cars.

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**