Group Leader – Each group of children is led by a Group Leader who fills the role of parent, coach, teacher and psychologist when needed. The Group Leader is the true leader of the group- responsible for everything from attendance to happiness. The Group Leader also oversees their “JC” co-counselors. Group Leaders assist specialists at elective activities, and if qualified, can lead a select few. Group Leaders have all completed at least one year of college. Many are young teachers.
Junior Counselors – JC’s are the “big brothers and sisters” of their counselors. Each group of children has one or two JCs as well as the Group Leader. Much of the camper’s summer success lies with the relationship with their counselors. For most campers, great counselors=great summer! JCs assist specialists during elective activities, and provide motivation and emotional support to the campers throughout the day. Junior Counselors are entering 11th and 12th grade.
Athletic Specialists – Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Roller Hockey, Street Hockey, Soccer, Tennis, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Archery, Mountain Biking, Mountain Boarding and Martial Arts. Specialists lead the groups of children with the assistance of the counselors. Athletic Specialists are usually teachers with experience coaching children.
Creative Specialist – Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Woodworking, Jewelry Making, Leatherworks, Music, Dance, Drama, Science, Nature, Camping, Newspaper, Cooking, Robotics, Rocketry, Gifted & Talented, and Website Development
Waterfront/Pool – Lifeguards, Swim Instructors, Boating, Fishing, SCUBA. Lifeguards need Red Cross certification, and must be at least an entering freshman in college.
Support Services – Building and Grounds, Office, Transportation, Food Service
Transportation – Bus Drivers, Bus Counselors- mostly JC’s
Supervisory Staff – Division Leaders, Assistant Division Leaders, Parent Relations, Programming, Swim Director, Counselors In Training Program