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ENROLLMENT CLOSED FOR WEEKS 3-7
Contact us at 718.379.6725 to be placed onto wait list for Weeks 2-7.
Register for other weeks below.
SUMMER CAMP 2023
Voted the #1 camp in Co-op City by the ones who matter the most.........our campers!!!
The Martial Way Summer Camp has been providing smiles and summer fun for children in the community and surrounding neighborhoods for over close to two decades. Our two level facility as well as the spacious grounds within Co-op City provide a setting where our campers can safely and comfortably engage in daily activities ranging from team sports, arts and crafts, painting, scavenger hunts, movie day Tuesdays, video games and more. But it's our stellar trip lineup that truly separates our camp from the rest. Weekly trips include Six Flags Great Adventure, Six Flags New England, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Splash Splash Long Island, Splash Down Beach, Club Getaway, and Lake Compounce. In addition to our weekly trip lineup, we also offer optional mid-week add-on trips to Rye Playland, Sky Zone, and iFLY Indoor Skydiving.
FIRST COME-FIRST SERVED
Six Flags Great Adventure
Friday, July 7th
Six Flags Great Adventure is one of the largest Six Flags theme parks in the country located in Jackson, NJ. From major thrill rides to low impact rides and attractions, Six Flags Great Adventure has rides and attractions for kids of all ages.
Friday, July 14th
One of the best kept secrets in Bristol, CT, Lake Compouce offers two parks in one. Campers will have the opportunity to ride and slide at this family sized amusement park with attractions for everyone!
Friday, July 21st
Campers will enjoy the unique blend of sports, adventure, and fun in the Berkshire Mountains of Kent, CT. Activities include soccer, basketball, zip lining and more!! Admission onto the camp grounds, charter bus transportation, and a full unlimited lunch
buffet is included.
Six Flags New England
Friday, August 11th
MOVIE DAY TUESDAYS
Tuesday, July 11
Tuesday, July 25
Tuesday, August 8
iFLY Indoor Skydiving
WEDNESDAY, JULY 19TH
iFLY Indoor Skydiving facility, located at the Ridge Hill Shopping Center in Yonkers, NY, provides all participants with a truly unique flying experience. Participants learn the physics of flying before suiting up and trying it tethered to a professional instructor.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2ND
Nickelodeon Universe is the largest indoor them park in country located at the amazing American Dream Mall in East Rutherfurd, NJ boasting rides and attractions for children of all ages.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are the dates and hours of operation?
We offer a 7-week program operating between the dates of the program are from Monday, July 3rd through Friday, August 18th. The activity hours of the camp are from 9am to 4:30pm daily. Participants may be dropped off or arrive as early as 7am and must be picked up no later than 6:30pm.
Do I need to enroll my child for the whole 7 weeks?
No. You may enroll your child for only 1 week up to all 7 weeks. Weeks do not need to be concurrent and may be staggered.
Can my child attend less than 5 days during the week for a reduced price?
Due to our limited capacity, there are no discounts for children that do not attend all 5 days during a week unless there is a medical incident preventing them from participating.
What are the age ranges of participants?
We accept children between the ages of 5 and 13.
How many participants are we accepting on a weekly basis?
Our capacity is a maximum of 60 children per week.
Do we provide breakfast, lunch, and snacks?
Lunch must be "brown bagged" and brought from home. We have refrigerators and microwaves on site for any food requiring refrigeration and warming. Daily snacks (chips, water, juice boxes) are provided. We recommend you provide an adequate breakfast for any campers that are taking advantage of our early drop-off.
What activities are planned for the children?
We engage our campers in a host of outdoor and indoor activities including, but not limited to, team sports, arts and crafts, video games, karaoke, exotic petting zoo, move day Tuesdays, and more!
What should participants wear?
All participants should wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing along with sneakers. Sandals and flip flops will not be suitable for all activities. Summer Camp T-Shirts are mandatory for all participants going on trips.
Will the children be taken on trips?
One of the highlights of our camp has always been our amazing trip itinerary. This summer we will will be taking the children to the following locations: Six Flags Great Adventure, Dorney Park, Lake Compounce, Club Getaway Six Flags New England, Splash Splash, and Splash Down Beach. These trips are included with your weekly fees.
How do we monitor campers on trips and keep them safe?
We have been frequenting the same parks year after year and have become quite familiar with every aspect of the parks, how to navigate lunch, etc. All campers MUST wear their bright safety orange cotton t-shirt when enjoying dry attractions and their dry fit safety orange water shirt while in the water parks.
What are extra pay add-on trips?
The main Friday trips are included with your weekly tuition. These trips are full day excursions to the parks outlined above. Add-on trips are half day trips to destinations that campers may be interested in for some additional summer thrills. These trips are not included in the weekly tuition and hosted every other week. Destinations include iFLY Indoor Skydiving, and Rye Playland. Campers that do not attend these trips participate in the regular activity schedule for that said day.
Are Movie Day Tuesdays considered and extra pay add-on trip?
YES. The cost of Movie Day Tuesdays is $5. The purchase of refreshments and snacks is optional at the theatre.
How will the children be transported to our trip destinations?
We have been using J&R Tours bus company for our summer charters for the past 13 years. These are 54 passenger modern motor coach buses that have a rest room, WiFi, and screens for viewing movies while in transit. Smaller buses may be chartered for add-on trips to closer destinations.
What is the child to counselor ratio?
Our ratio child to counselor ratio is 1:3
What Covid protocols will be in place to ensure the safety of our children?
Safety of our staff and children is our #1 priority. At this time, we continue to monitor the positivity rate in NYC and stay informed with regard to news pertaining to the relaxation of restrictions.
Staff: Regardless of the positivity rate this summer, all staff will be Covid tested on a weekly basis to ensure the safety of their fellow workers and participants of the program.
Participants: We strongly urge participants in the program take Covid test and ensure a negative result before attending. At home Covid tests are readily available these days and testing is easier than ever.
Facility: We have invested in high-end commercial grade air purifiers for both our upper and lower levels that run throughout the day weeding out any airborne contaminants, including Covid-19. Our facility is deeply steam cleaned and sanitized daily as well as a partial sanitation of our bathroom and high touch areas midway through the day. Multiple hand sanitizing stations have been scattered throughout the facility on both the upper and lower levels.
What does the weekly tuition charges cover?
The weekly tuition charges cover all activities, daily snacks, trips, and transportation to trip destinations.
SUMMER CAMP 2023 PRICING
NOTE: Online registrations require payment IN FULL for the week.
Please contact us to make a partial payment or leave a deposit.
10% Family Discount applied when multiple family members enrolled for same week
Early Registration Pricing
NOW THROUGH MAY 31ST