Camp Information + Policies

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  • + Can boys come to camp at GPS?

    Boys are welcome to attend a collection of our camps. Refer to camp descriptions for clarification. If your son has interest in additional camp offerings, we encourage you to explore the options at McCallie School. For more information, visit
  • + How do drop-off and pick-up work?

    • In registration, we need all guardian pickup names for safety reasons. You can also email us to add anyone.
    • We use a QR system to make our car line move quickly and safely. Please have your phone ready to scan when staff come to you.
    • Drop-off and pickup are conducted in the front circle of the GPS campus.
      • All camps start at 9 a.m. Morning drop-off will run from 8:30-9 a.m.
      • Half-day camps end at noon. Pickup will run from 12-12:30 p.m.
      • Full-day camps end at 3:30 p.m. Pickup will run from 3:30-4 p.m.
  • + Can lessons be substituted for certain camp rotations?

    Swimming lessons can be substituted for morning rotations of Camp Kaleidoscope and tennis lessons can be substituted for afternoon rotations of Camp Kaleidoscope.
  • + What if my child is sick?

    • Campers must be fever-free for 48 hours before they can come to camp.
    • We do have our school nurse on campus during the summer.
    • If your camper takes medication, we will need the following form submitted with the medication.
    • Campers who need an epi-pen can keep on their person or ask a counselor to hold their necessary supplies.
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Student/Camper Conduct
Summer program attendees are expected to comply with generally accepted standards of behavior. Students or campers who interfere with the learning, enrichment, or pleasure of other students or campers may be dismissed from the program without refund and will forfeit the option of reenrollment. A student or camper possessing or using any illegal drugs, alcohol, vaping, or tobacco products will be dismissed from GPS Summer Camp without refund.