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SUMMER CAMP OPEN HOUSE

WHEN:

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

 

TIME:

2pm - 3pm

 

WHERE:

Martial Way Extension Center

171 Dreiser Loop | Dreiser Shopping Center (Lower Level)

Co-Op City

Bronx, NY 10475

Join us for our last Open House before the start of Summer Camp 2024.  Visit our site and learn more about why we are the #1 option for summer fun!

Light Refreshements

Tour of Site

Outline of Trips & Activities

Testimonials From Other Parents

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SUMMER CAMP 2024

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. 

 

LIMITED CAPACITY

FIRST COME-FIRST SERVED  

SUMMER CAMP TRIPS


We boast some of the most awesome summer camp trips sure to keep smiles on your kids faces.

 

Six Flags Great Adventure

Friday, July 5th

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.

www.sixflags.com/greatadventure

 

Lake Compounce 

Friday, July 12th

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!

www.lakecompounce.com

 

Club Getaway

Friday, July 19th

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.

www.clubgetaway.com

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Splash Down Beach

Friday, July 26h

This intimate waterpark located in Fishkill, NY has attractions suitable for campers of all ages.

www.splashdownbeach.com

 

Splash Splash

Friday, August 2nd

This premier theme park in Allentown, Pennsylvania. has an awesome stockpile rides suitable for kids of all ages.

www.splishsplash.com

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Six Flags New England

Friday, August 9th

Six Flags New England, located in Agawam, MA, boasts two parks in one.  Campers may ride in the theme park or slide in Hurricane Harbor.

www.sixflags.com/newengland

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Dorney Park

Friday, August 16th

This premier theme park in Allentown, Pennsylvania. has an awesome stockpile rides suitable for kids of all ages.  Campers may ride in the theme park or slide in Wildwater Kingdom.

www.dorneypark.com

 

MOVIE DAY TUESDAYS

Tuesday, July 9

Tuesday, July 23

Tuesday, August 6

Who doesn't love going to the movies?!?

All campers are taken to AMC Bay Plaza to catch an age appropriate movie.

Movies TBD

We proudly use J&R Tours for our transportation needs to our trip destinations with modern buses the have a rest room, Wifi, and screens for movies.

NO YELLOW SCHOOL BUSSES HERE!

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 1st through Friday, August 16th.  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.

 

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.  Additional snacks may also be packed.  

 

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 happens if there is inclement weather on a trip day??

In the event of forecasted inclement weather on a Friday, we may reschedule the trip to a different day during that specific week if possible or change our destination all together to an indoor facility such as Nickelodeon Universe or Dreamworks Water Park at the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford, NJ.  Pleaes be mindful that some trips cannot be rescheduled.

Are Movie Day Tuesdays considered and extra pay add-on trip?

YES.  The cost of Movie Day Tuesdays is $10.  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.  Tuition does not cover Movie Day Tuesdays, snacks at movies, or lunch, beverages, or snacks at trip destinations. 

 

SUMMER CAMP 2024 PRICING

NOTE

Online registrations require payment IN FULL for the week.

100% Refund issued through May 31st.  All registrations are final thereafter.

Please contact us to make a partial payment, leave a deposit, or are enrolling more than one child. 

10% Family Discount applied when multiple family members enrolled for same week.

SUPER EARLY REGISTRATION

JAN 1 - MARCH 15

$339

PER WEEK

EARLY REGISTRATION

MARCH 16 - APRIL 30

** EXTENDED TO MAY 15TH **

$369

PER WEEK

STANDARD REGISTRATION

MAY 16 THRU SUMMER

$399

PER WEEK

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