School Age Summer Camp

Summer Camp



Knox County Head Start, Inc. offers a summer camp for children who have completed kindergarten through those who have completed fifth grade. The camp will operate for approximately 10 weeks in the summer, organized through the Gambier Child Care Center. Call 740-427-2519 for weekly or full summer camp rates and enrollment information. The camp encourages the children to explore many new things while enjoying activities they may already be familiar with and to expand their horizons. The program is taught by a qualified teacher and is operated in partnership with Kenyon College and Knox County Head Start. The camp has operated for the past several summers and children have found it to be an exciting experience.

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  • 2016 Weekly Camp Topics
    • Team Building
    • Tumble in the Jungle
    • Astronomy
    • Imaginarium
    • Fitness Fun
    • Splash and Dash
    • Pay It Forward
    • Nature Week
    • Science Week
    • Cooking Camp
    • Carnival

The Gambier Child Care Center has received the state’s highest 5-Star rating for early education centers. Its hours of operation are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.