Half-Day Camps

Camp on the Pier

Half-Day Camp Locations:

Battery Park (Outdoor Camp*) Battery Park, Old New Castle REGISTER ONLINE
McVey Elementary School 908 Janice Drive, Newark REGISTER ONLINE
Thurgood Marshall Elementary School 101 Barrett Run Drive, Newark
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TEN WEEKLY SESSIONS

  • $35 per session
  • Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Ages 5-12

Session I: June 18-22
Session II: June 25-29
Session III: July 2-6 (Closed July 4)
Session IV: July 9-13
Session V: July 16-20
Session VI: July 23-27
Session VII: July 30-August 3
Session VIII: August 6-10
Session IX: August 13-17 (Battery Park Only)
Session X: August 20-24 (Battery Park Only)

Daily camp programming includes:

  •  Breakfast and Lunch daily at Marshall and Brookside
  • Lunch daily at Battery Park
  •  Weekly themes
  •  Fitness and nature activities
  •  Sports games
  •  Outdoor playtime
  • Educational programming

* This is an outdoor camp. Campers will need to arrive with sunscreen applied and appropriate clothing and sneakers. In case of extreme inclement weather, campers will seek shelter in the New Castle Presbyterian Church located at 25 East 2nd Street, Old New Castle.

REGISTRATION: For children Ages 5-12, $35per week, Pre-registration is required. Payment is due in full at time of registration. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first­ served basis. Space is limited. Registration opens March 1.

BREAKFAST/LUNCH: Nutritious breakfast and lunch provided daily in the cafeteria by Christina School District Summer Nutrition Program. Battery Park Camp Healthy lunch provided daily by Food Bank of DE

CAMP FORMAT: Half Day Camps run from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday

We work year-round to ensure your child has the summer of a lifetime.
Our team of trained camp counselors provide a safe, supervised environment for your child to enjoy their summer while making new friends and having tons of fun!

Contact Us

302-395-5632

Heather Mergenthaler
Camps Coordinator
hmergenthaler@nccde.org