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Pierce Day Camp Program for Children Age Nine and Up

Children Age 9 at Pierce Country Day Camp

New Experiences and Awesome Variety for Our Senior Campers!

Pierce’s innovative program for Seniors and Super Seniors allows campers to create an individualized Pierce Country Day Camp experience! Our choice-based program has an astounding array of specialized sports, arts and adventure activities. At Pierce, we satisfy the mature camper’s appetite for variety and BIG FUN! Seniors and Super Seniors also participate in SCOPE (Senior Campers Off-grounds Program Extravaganza). SCOPE offers a summer long calendar of exciting field trips such as charter fishing trips, NY Mets games and even Broadway plays!  Campers also enjoy athletic excitement with enhanced weekly League Play in softball and soccer. Senior and Super Senior League Play goes to the next level with team t-shirts, standings and awards!

  • Comprehensive Choice-based program
  • All Elective PM Schedules – Each afternoon our oldest campers can choose between a variety of six activities that rotate on a daily basis. This allows them to choose activities that match their interests and partake in them for extended periods of time with their friends each day.
  • Extensive arts, sports and adventure activity options taught by expert Specialists
  • SCOPE program (Senior Campers Off Grounds Program Extravaganza) includes travel to sporting events, Broadway shows and more!
  • Enhanced weekly League Play with team standings and awards
  • Swimming in our two largest top-of-the-line pools (Indoor and Senior Pool) equipped with water slides, 1 meter and 3 meter diving boards and reaching depths of over 10 feet
  • Pierce Sharks Swim Team – Eights are eligible to sign up for our swim team and compete against other area camps in spirited swim meets
  • Wacky Wednesdays weekly pool party!
  • The Arts – Seniors and Super Seniors can choose to participate in Pierce Idol and our Camp Play. These optional offerings are for campers who want to have fun and hone their talents on the big stage!
  • And more – And of course our Senior campers still enjoy all of the other aspects of camp that make it so much fun like Theme Days, Carnival, Color War, Sports Clinics, visiting acts and more…

Sample Schedules: See the FUN we Plan into Every Day

Pierce runs a 10 day schedule cycle, so each day is different for 10 consecutive days! Below is just a sample of what one of those 10 days may look like.

Schedules will also vary based on camp wide special events, rainy days and/or excessive heat days.

    Seniors Typical Day

  • Arrival
  • CHOICE: Tennis or Basketball
  • Indoor Pool (Instructional Swim)
  • Baseball/Softball Leagues
  • CHOICE: LEGO Robotics or Karaoke
  • Lunch
  • Rest Activity(Nok-Hockey)
  • Bagnell Field (Soccer or Flag Football)
  • Senior Pool (Free Swim)
  • Ices/Ice Cream
  • CHOICE: Bungee Trampoline or Newcomb
  • Dismissal
Download a PDF of Facilities and Schedules for all Camper Groups


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