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!

2019 Summer Camp Handbook

An Epic Adventure is coming to Y Summer Camp in 2019!

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 – 5th grade

When: June 3, 2019 – August 2, 2019 (There will be no Summer Camp July 1st – 5th)

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

Price: $1,200

Pre-K K – 5th Grade

Sibling discount is: CAMPSIBLING
***Registrations that are completed after May 24, 2019 will incur a $50 late fee.

Sibling Discount

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

+1st child = $1,200

+2nd child = $1,020

+3rd child = $1,020

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

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

Extended Child Care (optional)

August 5th-9th, 2019
August 12th-16th, 2019

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


Days Out flat fee of $30/day (member and community) for the weeks of Aug 5-9 & 12-16 ONLY when registering at the same time as registering for Summer Camp.

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 sack lunch. The YMCA will provide a morning and afternoon snack.

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)

$1,200 tuition per child for the whole 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 25, unless on a payment plan (June 29).
NO refunds after May 25.

Payment Plans:
20 weeks: Payments must start by February 16
16 weeks: Payments must start by March 16
12 weeks: Payments must start by April 13
8 weeks: Payments must start by May 11

• 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.