Please enable JS
Click to Join Northern Academy Open House and Information Session ONLINE: Register NowRegister Now Register Now for Open House Register Now for Open House

Camp Preparations

Submitting the enrollment forms early will help expedite the process.
2021 Session 1: June 28-July 16
2021 Session 2: July 19-August 7

Our onsite camp will follow the Northern Summer Camp PolicyAll campers need to fill out the health screen everyday, keep social distancing, and wear a mask while indoors on campus.

Step I. Submit Enrollment Documents

All in-person campers (day camp or sleepaway camp) must fill out the Camp Enrollment Form. In this you will need to upload:

  • Immunization records, (MMR required)
  • Physical exam within the recent two years. (See a sample form form that your doctor can use if needed.)
  • Sleepaway campers should submit a negative COVID test taken within three days before arrival.

Step II. Packing List for Day Camp, and Sleepaway Camp

  • Campers need to bring items relevant to the activities they will participate in.

Step III. Parent Orientation Sessions

Session 1 Orientation: Saturday, June 26

Session 2 Orientation: Saturday, July 17

Orientation schedule:

  • 11:00am-11:40am: Camp protocols and policies, Q&A
  • 11:40am-12:15am: Online camper information session and classroom login help
  • 1:00pm-2:00pm: Northern Academy information sessions

Step IV. Onsite Protocols

  • First thing in the morning, please complete your health screen.
  • Please arrive by 9 am at the Dance Studios at 49 Seward Ave. for camper assembly.
  • New parents can register for a campus tour.
  • Sleepaway Camp move-in time
    • Session 1: after 2 pm on Sunday, June 27
    • Session 2: after 2 pm Sunday, July 18 (Free accommodations are provided between sessions for sleepaway campers register for two sessions.)
    • Please contact dorm@northernacademy.org for arrangements.

What to Bring to Camp

All Campers
  • Personal protection items including masks and hand sanitizers.
  • A set of clothing labelled with name in a plastic bag.
  • Sneakers rather than flip-flops or sandals are suggested.
Academic Campers
  • Pencils with erasers
  • Pens
  • One box of colored pencils
  • One subject notebook, wide ruled, 8" x 10 1/2"
  • One 2-pocket folder
Fine Arts Campers
  • Students in the fine arts program will need to bring art supplies required by the courses you have registered HERE.
Dance Campers

Required items:

  • Mask is required in dance studio. Please bring at least 2 spare ones everyday.
  • Dance shoes (can also be purchased at school)
  • Form fitting clothes, such as T-shirts, capris, sweat pants, yoga pants (no short shorts, loose/revealing tops, or overly baggy clothing)
  • Small towel
  • Socks (black socks for boys, no-show socks for girls)
  • Hair ties and clips for girls

Recommended items:

  • Contacts (for those with glasses)
  • Deodorant
  • A change of clothes, for after dance classes
  • An additional $30-$45 for dance props
Sleepaway Campers
Outdoor Activities

Campers would need to bring a backpack with the following items:

  • Water bottle (we provide plenty of water for refills at all times)
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen & sun protection
  • Hat
  • Towels
  • Insect repellent
  • A whistle
  • Comfortable athletic clothing & sneakers
  • A change of clothing is suggested

What Not to Bring to Camp

  • Electronic smart devices including phones, gaming devices, and iPads. Our school’s Electronic Policy bans these devices.
  • We strongly discourage bringing any valuables to camp. We are not responsible for any lost or stolen items.