Please see below for program descriptions and fees.
Juniors | 4 Years
Setting the stage for your child’s lifelong love of camp, counselors specially trained to work with young campers make our Juniors feel safe and secure. Small group activities, including daily swim instruction, sports, games, art, dance and music emphasize participation, building confidence and having fun.
Explorers | Grades K-2
The Explorers’ high energy day focuses on skill building, new activities, boosting self–esteem and forging new friendships. Kindergarten group are co-ed while first and second grades are single-gender and grade-specific. Explorers includes daily swim lessons, free swim, individual and team sports, drama, art and more.
Apachi Ivrit – J Camp in Hebrew | 4 Years – Grade 2
Combine all the fun of Apachi Northside while exposing campers to conversational Hebrew, by listening and speaking with counselors and friends. Campers play, laugh, sing, swim, run and create in the warmth of a close-knit camp group. Campers come home each day proud of their new language skills – along with new friendships, great camp memories and a love of Hebrew.
Trailblazers | Grade 3-7
The Trailblazers’ self–guided schedule keeps the experienced camper engaged and asking for more. In addition to participating in all of camp’s activities, every two or three weeks, Trailblazers choose a specialty, which allows for exploration, skill building and meeting new friends. The options change with each cycle, and there’s something for everyone: art, science, cooking, sports, theater and more.
For actors, we partner with Dream Big Performing Arts Workshop to stage two productions. Trailblazers will have the option of selecting theater as their specialty for either session 1 or session 2.
EcoApachi | Grade 3-7
Budding biologists, engineers, environmentalists and artists explore living things and our world throughout hands-on activities and experiments. Campers will explore life science by collecting samples, learning about habitats, planting trees, constructing bird houses and recording findings in a technology gateway. Plus, there’s time each day for swimming. Learn more about EcoApachi.
CIT | Grade 8-10
Develop leadership and communication skills, while serving as a role model for children. Successful completion of this program makes the CIT eligible to apply for a staff position the summer before entering 11th grade. Interview required.
Apachi Northside + Chi Combos
Combine Apachi Northside (ANS) with 2, 3 or 4 weeks of amazing overnight camp at JCC Camp Chi to create an extraordinary summer!
3rd–6th grade | Aug 12-15 | $349
Try Chi is the best way to get a taste of quality Jewish overnight camping. Campers meet new friends, and live in cabins with experienced, caring counselors who help them feel comfortable right away. They’ll feel the spirit of camp with cookouts, campfires, sing-alongs and great evening programs.