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SUMMER leadership camps

Summer camps for high school students and middle school student are fun and challenging. Through hands-on interactive activities, campers learn elements of leadership that enhance self-discipline, respect, and accountability. Campers engage in team-building exercises, leadership training, physical training, outdoor adventures and enjoy recreation time on our beachfront campus. Attending the high school leadership camp enhances college applications, leads to new life skills and passions, and creates new friendships. Learn to Lead this Summer! For information on summer camps, please submit your information below.

Summer camp at Army and Navy Academy offers a robust daily schedule including: recreational activities, theory-based instruction, unique off-campus trips, team-building exercises, and physical training. Elective courses, designed to promote the pursuit of knowledge, tap into personal passions, and emphasize the importance of leadership and responsibility in every camper. Electives include: Aviation, Cybersecurity, and additional time in Leadership training. 


Summer camps for high schoolers establish a foundation for success and provide invaluable life skills. Days are balanced to include recreation activities and team challenges that reinforce accountability, self-discipline, and respect. An added benefit for four-week campers is the JROTC credit earned during our Leadership Education and Training (LET) course focusing on leadership and responsibility.

Looking for a “Summer Camp for High Schoolers Near Me?” Look no farther than our beachfront campus, ideally located in sunny San Diego county! 

2-WEEK SESSIONS · $3500        4-WEEK PROGRAM · $6500 (JROTC Credit-Eligible)


Summer Leadership Camp for middle school campers allows campers to explore their leadership potential or interest in JROTC.

The middle school summer camp includes formal leadership instruction and hands-on skill reinforcement opportunities. Campers gain invaluable life skills, while reinforcing their positive personality traits, leadership skills, and sense of responsibility”. 

Looking for a summer camp for teens? Our summer leadership camp will help your teen prepare for high school and beyond! Call today to explore. 

2-WEEK SESSIONS · $3500        4-WEEK PROGRAM · $6500


Choose from a slate of exciting summer camp electives to enhance the high school or middle school leadership camp experience! For a more detailed overview of our electives, click HERE.






Contact Mike Basista
Associate Director of Admission, Summer Camps

Summer camps for high school students and middle school campers offer  full access to our unique oceanfront location. Your teen will feel safe and secure with staff supervision, on-site medical services, and 24-hour security.

Campers enjoy structured morning classes and afternoon activities concentrate on developing strong character. Campers have opportunities to grow and develop mentally, socially, and physically. Outcomes include: 


  • Become a self-disciplined and resilient leader, modeling responsibility, independence, and confidence
  • Build positive relationships in an environment that promotes independence and a sense of belonging. 
  • Develop cherished friendships and a sense of community connection.
  • Experience all the benefits of Academy life, with an emphasis on mentoring, safety, personal development, and sportsmanship.
  • Learn to resolve conflicts while demonstrating respect for others.
  • Raise self-esteem and strive for the realization of potential. 

Army and Navy Academy offers co-ed motivational summer leadership camps for grades 7-12. Summer camp at the Academy encourages active involvement, accountability, skill development, and personal growth.

Initially established in 1943 as Camp Pacific for Boys, Army and Navy Academy Summer Programs now offers campers from around the world a unique summer leadership training program. It all takes place on the beautiful Army and Navy Academy beachfront campus in Carlsbad (San Diego County), CA. 

Overseen by dedicated staff focused on mentoring campers in a supportive environment, classes and activities concentrate on developing good character, leadership skills, and responsibility, while enhancing confidence in all campers.

Receiving staff support and guidance when necessary, campers meet challenges and share experiences with their peers that help instill pride and a sense of responsibility.

This emphasis on instilling the attitudes and traits that promote personal growth is what makes our high-challenge, high-reward summer camps truly unique.