Summer Camp

Summer Camp


Keep your child happy, healthy, active and having fun all summer long with health and field trips, sports & games, swimming at the South Sioux City Outdoor Pool, nutrition programs, arts projects, literacy programming, mathematics exploration, science projects, water fun days and so much more from the region’s best summer camp!

All staff are CPR-certified and go through extensive training in order to give all kids a fun, safe and memorable summer!


An Epic Adventure is coming to Y Summer Camp in 2020!

All Pre-K – 5th graders are invited to join us for a summer adventure filled with field trips, sports, science, swimming, art and the great outdoors.

What: Full-day, 8-week Summer Camp, Licensed day camp

Who: Students, Pre-K (must have attended a full-day preschool) – 5th grade

When: June 1, 2020 – July 31, 2020

Where: Dakota Valley Schools (Drop-off and Pick-up locations below)

Price: $162.50/per week for 8 weeks – campers must enroll for all 8 weeks of the program, we do not have a pay per week option at this time.

Pre-K K 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th & 5th Grade

Early Bird $200 discound available January 1st-14th only!
Sibling discount is: CAMPSIBLING (15% off after the first child)
***Registrations that are completed after May 22, 2019 will incur a $50 late fee.

Sibling Discount

Sibling discount available for each child registered after first child (15% off)

* Sibling discounts not applicable on top of needs-based scholarship.

Swimming Lessons 
Swimming lessons INCLUDED with camp registration—no separate fee!

DAYS OUT Extended Child Care (optional)

August 3rd-7th, 2020
August 10th-14th, 2020

Member: $30 per day
Community: $40 per day


Summer Days Out flat fee of $30/day (member and community) for the weeks of Aug 3-7 & 10-14 ONLY available when registering at the same time as registering for Summer Camp.

NOTE: If registering for Days Out AFTER registering for Summer Camp, Days Out fee goes back to normal price of $30/member & $40/community.

LUNCH and SNACK INFORMATION – Please remember to pack your child a COLD sack lunch. The YMCA will provide a morning and afternoon snack. We are also a PEANUT AWARE program that offers PEANUT FREE tables. If your child has an allergy, please contact the Camp Director or Site Supervisor to ask about making accommodations.

MORNING DROP-OFF (Monday -Friday)

Dakota Valley Middle School
1150 Northshore Drive, North Sioux City
7:30 to 9:00 AM
(programming begins promptly at 9)

Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
601 Riverview Drive, South Sioux City
7:30 to 8:30 AM
(bus to Camp will leave promptly at 8:30)

Sunnybrook Church (Morningside)
5601 Sunnybrook Drive, Sioux City
7:45 to 8:15 AM
(bus to Camp will leave promptly at 8:15)

AFTERNOON PICK-UP (Monday -Friday)

Dakota Valley Middle School
1150 Northshore Drive, North Sioux City
4:00 to 5:30 PM
(all campers must be picked  up by 5:30)

Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
601 Riverview Drive, South Sioux City
4:45 to 6:00 PM
(bus will leave Camp promptly at 4:15)
(all campers must be picked up by 6:00)


$162.50/per week for 8 weeks = $1,300 full tuition/per child for the WHOLE 8 week summer.
($200 non-refundable deposit required at time of registration to hold a spot…because they’ll go fast! Deposit will be applied to Summer Camp fees.)

Balance must be paid in full by May 22, unless on a payment plan (June 27).
NO refunds after May 22.

Payment Plans:
20 weeks: Payments must start by February 15
16 weeks: Payments must start by March 14
12 weeks: Payments must start by April 11
8 weeks: Payments must start by May 9

Program Assistance Application

• Payment plans are available.

• The Y wants every child to have the chance to participate in Y Summer Camp, which is why we also offer need-based scholarships to families who qualify.  A limited number of scholarships will be available.
Scholarship applications must be received and payments started no later than May 20. Contact please contact Kelli Blair to apply for financial assistance.

• Y Summer Camp strives to be as inclusive as possible. However, it is unable to provide one-on-one care and may not be able to meet all special needs. If your child is on an IEP or will need any special accommodations, please contact MacKenzie Daniels, before registering to determine if Camp can meet your particular needs.

• Only one promo code per child can be redeemed upon checkout.