Thanks for your interest in Richmond County Day Camp. Since 1995, we’ve provided safe, memorable summers to thousands of Staten Island children & peace of mind to their parents. We specialize in creating a nurturing environment, where campers make friends while building confidence and self-esteem. Our reputation has been built by our team of experienced supervisors with many years of camping expertise. Our adult staff are carefully chosen for their enthusiasm and experience with children. They understand their roles as mentors & role models, & are trained to identify & meet the needs of individual campers while developing cohesive, spirited groups.
Facility- Our private facility is conveniently located at rustic Mt Loretto on Hylan Blvd, Tottenville. Its many acres include an air-conditioned gymnasium, outdoor splash pad, indoor & outdoor basketball courts, multiple sport’s fields, sand volleyball court, gaga pits, hiking trails, a brand new, indoor sport’s field, air-conditioned lunchroom, snack-bar & areas for specialized activities like fencing, dance and martial arts.
Health and safety– are our top priorities. All directors are licensed teachers, with many years of camp experience. Our adult staff are college students & teachers & we maintain an 8:1 ratio of camper to staff supervision or lower. All school buses are DOT inspected with seat belts and driven by certified DOE bus drivers. Our medical director is an RN, on premises at all times. Our counselors are CPR certified and our facility is protected by a state of the art monitoring system and private security.
Activities- Our exciting program combines traditional activities like swimming & sports, arts n crafts, dance, & martial arts with great trips, & special events. Trips include a Met/Yankee game, Liberty Science, movies, bowling & skating, Medieval Times, indoor & outdoor amusement parks, mini-golf & many more. Special events include a magic show, The Harlem Wizards, a camp carnival, rock wall, crazy hat & water days, & much, much more.
Value and convenience– Our affordability & convenience is unsurpassed. Tuition includes door-door transportation & extended hours, all activities, most trips, insurance, camp shirts & bag and insulated lunch sack. Campers can enroll for any amount of weeks, in any configuration. Flexible payment plans are free & we offer sibling & other discounts thru-out the year. We also offer 3 day & CIT programs. Optional lunch is also available.
Enrollment is ongoing. Please review our 2017 camp schedule and other important information. A deposit holds your spot; dates and payment details can be finalized later. Please visit our web site: www.rcdaycamp.com, attend one of our monthly open houses or call for a personal tour.
We look forward to meeting you soon,
Kathy & Larry Marantz, Director’s