9 Questions to Ask Before Sending Your Child to Overnight Camp

Finding a summer camp is often done through a friend’s recommendation or a google search. Choosing a camp takes more than that. Before you sign your son up for a camp, there are a few questions you should be asking their Camp Directors. Here are the best 9 questions to ask before sending a child to overnight camp.

  1. What does a day in the life of a camper look like?
  2. How do you hire and train your staff?
  3. What makes your camp unique?
  4. Where do campers sleep and use the restroom?
  5. How does your camp work with homesick campers?
  6. Is your camp ACA Accredited?
  7. What is the goal of your camp programming?
  8. How will this help my child’s future?
  9. What else? What did I miss? – (Answers will give you insight into what each camp finds important!)