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Unleash Summer Fun: A Range of New Camps at GNS!

Gryphon Life
Summer camps at GNS around the corner.

With summer break fast approaching, we wanted to share details about some new Summer Camp offerings at GNS for parents who are on the lookout for engaging and enriching activities to keep their children busy. This year, we have partnered with members of the community to introduce several exciting new camp offerings to cater to various interests and needs.

Home Alone Boot Camp with the Canadian Red Cross:

For parents seeking to equip their children with essential safety skills, the Home Alone Boot Camp is an ideal choice. Hosted in collaboration with the Canadian Red Cross, this camp offers the Stay Safe course, specifically tailored for ages 9 to 13. From learning about responsibility and respect to mastering first aid techniques, campers will gain invaluable knowledge to navigate real-world scenarios confidently.

Orton Gillingham Literacy Camp:

Designed for students entering Grades 1 or 2 who require extra support with reading, the Orton Gillingham Literacy Camp focuses on providing targeted reading intervention using the renowned Orton Gillingham method. With small group instruction, interactive games, and outdoor activities, children not only enhance their literacy skills but also gain the confidence to perform a short play by the end of the week. Moreover, parents receive valuable tools to continue supporting their child’s reading journey at home.

Rise Touch Football:

Football enthusiasts aged 9 to 12 can now experience the thrill of flag football with Rise Flag Football at GNS. Combining fun, competition and skill-building, this camp offers a safe and positive environment for young athletes to learn and grow. Participants not only learn the game but also forge new friendships and develop leadership qualities.

Track & Field Adventure:

Led by our experienced Middle and Senior School coach Mr. Colin Adamson, the Track & Field Adventure promises a week of athletic development and outdoor exploration. From honing skills in various track and field events to embarking on nature hikes and excursions, campers enjoy a perfect blend of sportsmanship and adventure. With the GNS Junior School as the home base, students explore local tracks and scenic spots, making memories that last a lifetime.

Beach Hopping Camp:

For those who love the sun, sand and sea, the Beach Hopping Camp offers a unique opportunity to explore different beaches each day. With a focus on outdoor exploration and curiosity, campers engage in beach activities, hikes and nature walks, discovering the beauty of coastal landscapes while creating cherished memories. Transportation to various beach destinations ensures a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants.

SIVA Volleyball Camp:

Hosted at GNS this co-ed volleyball camp prioritizes a fun and supportive environment for ages 11–14 and 15–18. Led by current and former collegiate players turned coaches, participants refine their skills while competing for prizes and awards.

Rex Sports Basketball Camp:

Hosted at GNS, this co-ed basketball camp offers a supportive environment for youth to elevate their skills and teamwork. Led by experienced coaches, participants enjoy dynamic training sessions and the chance to win prizes.
With these diverse camp offerings, parents can rest assured that their children will have a summer filled with learning, fun and adventure when they participate in GNS Camps. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to enrol your child in these exciting summer camps! Register today!