Do we require background checks for staff?
Yes, all staff 18 and older must have a background check done at least once every 3 years.
Is there staff with CPR and First Aid certification?
Yes, at all times there is at least one staff (usually multiple staff) on site who is certified in CPR and First Aid, Epipen administration and has participated in a Concussion Education Program.
I forgot to register for extended hours, how can I now?
Not a problem at all. You can add extended hours at any time. Just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to inform us. You can then drop a check in the mail for the amount to cover extended hours, payable to Sportzcampz4kidz and mailed to PO Box 6420, Arlington, VA 22206.
Do I get a camp confirmation after registering? Welcome email?
Yes, at the conclusion of the online registration process you will automatically get a Certificate on Registration which lists the camps you have registered for. A welcome email will be emailed a few days prior to camp start date with all the important info.
Will I get more info on the camp after I register?
A welcome email with all pertinent info will be emailed a few days prior to camp start date. General information on the camp can be found HERE.
How are campers grouped?
Usually campers are grouped by age/grade.
Does my child need to bring lunch?
Yes, campers should bring a lunch each day, lunch is usually around noon. Fridays, a pizza party is provided for the campers. The camp does not provide refrigeration.
What about nut/peanut allergies?
With an ever-increasing number of peanut allergies among young children, we strongly discourage participants from bringing any “nut products” to camp. We appreciate your consideration to ensure all our kids remain safe and healthy while participating in our camps. If your child has a severe food allergy please contact the camp they will be attending at least two weeks prior to the start of camp so the camp can provide accommodations for the food allergy if necessary.
Does the camp provide snacks?
No, the camp does not provide snacks. We do allow for time for the campers to have their snacks.
Do I need to bring any equipment?
No, the camp provides all equipment. We recommend that campers do not bring any valuables such as cards, electronics, etc to camp.
What happens during inclement weather?
During inclement weather the camps activities are modified. We do have access to indoor space at all our camp locations.
What forms are required?
All campers must have a completed Participant Information Record turned in. If a camper needs to take medication, a Authorization for Medication form. All forms can be found at www.sportzcampz4kidz.org.