Middle School Summer Leadership Camps

Through hands-on experiences and interactive classes, campers learn elements of leadership that enhance their ability to make valuable contributions to their families, teams, and communities.  The middle school summer camp introduces and reinforce the values of honor, integrity, respect, responsibility, compassion, and gratitude at the highest level.

Questions?

Contact Mike Basista
Associate Director of Admission, Summer Camps
760.547.5288
mbasista@armyandnavyacademy.org

OFFERING AN INTRODUCTION TO LEADERSHIP

Summer at the Academy offers an Introduction to leadership for campers driven to explore their potential and learn the fundamentals of citizenship. Campers gain invaluable life skills through fun activities and adventure-based challenges that reinforce teamwork, accountability, discipline, and respect. Four-week campers combine their primary leadership class with a second elective, enhancing their experience and building on their core values of responsibility, loyalty, and selfless service. 

2022 Summer Dates

2-Weeks: June 27–July 9

2-Weeks: July 11– July 23

 4-Weeks: June 27-July 23

Co-ed, Grades 7-8

Select from 2-Week or 4-Week sessions.  

 Residential Camps Only. 

Leadership Elective Options

Campers choose from the following Instructional Elective Options: 

Leadership

Aviation

Cyber Security & Computer Science

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

ENJOY ADVENTURE & CHALLENGE!

Find out where you shine, push your potential, and have fun making new friends this summer.

“ANA has great programs that help benefit everyone at camp, like teamwork, responsibility, leadership, self-confidence and to pay attention and listen to one another.”  – Ryland Knapp (Middle School Platoon Four)


Throughout their summer experience, you can expect your camper to:

  • Operate under 24-hour on-campus security and supervision
  • Enhance their leadership skills including self-confidence and team-building
  • Develop accountability, discipline, and respect
  • Enrich college applications and school transcripts
  • Enjoy full access to the Academy’s oceanfront campus facilities, including a state-of-the-art gymnasium, cafeteria, library, media center, recreation center, swimming pool, tennis courts, athletic field, and private beach access

Participants complete approximately 120 hours of leadership training and activities, including:

  • Development of leadership skills
  • Team-building exercises
  • Increased confidence
  • New friendships

Typical Daily Schedule 

 

0630 Reveille
0630 – 0615 Morning Accountability Formation, Flag Raising
0715 –  0745 1st Mess (Breakfast)
0810 – 0830 Hygiene and Room Inspections
0830 – 1200 Leadership Education and Elective Classes 
1200 – 1240 2nd Mess (Lunch) 
1245 – 1315 Daily Break 
1330 – 1445 Afternoon Activity 1
1500 – 1615 Afternoon Activity 2

 

1630- 1730 Physical Training 
1745 – 1815 3rd Mess (Dinner) 
1815 – 1845 TAC Time
1845 – 2015 Evening Program 
2015 – 2030 Middle School Formation
2100 – 2115 High School Formation 
2100 – 2115 Middle School Lights Out 
2130 – 2145 High School Lights Out