We ignite passion, shape character, and stimulate intellect. To this end, we intentionally create an environment that is both safe and challenging, as we harness the unique possibilities of summer.
A Few Facts About Our Camp in Sandy, Utah:
Sending a child to Waterford for one of our youth programs or summer camps means getting a great deal more than just reliable day care. Summer learning and fun go hand in hand here.
With the full facilities of the Waterford School at our disposal, few summer camps in SLC are as well positioned to offer engaging and experiential summer activities.
Featuring 12 buildings with state-of-the-art classroom space and science and technology equipment, the campus also includes beautiful, purpose-designed visual and performing arts facilities, an outdoor classroom, an arboretum, gymnasiums, a climbing wall, multiple sports fields, and safe green space that’s perfect for play.
Set against Utah’s towering Wasatch Mountains, Waterford is a picture-perfect spot for a summer camp. Our stunning 41-acre campus offers one of the most scenic day camps in the Salt Lake City area.
“Our children have participated in Summer at Waterford School every year for the past 11 years. They’ve loved all the camps at all ages.” – Current parent of high school students
“We had a fantastic experience and I don’t think there are any other programs in the Salt Lake Valley that would compare in quality.” – Parent of a day camper, 2020
“The professionalism of the staff – both teachers and administrators – was top notch. I really appreciated that. I felt very safe dropping my child off, even though we were not students at Waterford and I didn’t know anyone there.” -Parent of a camper, 2022
“It’s been well organized, fun, play and learning. [Our son] really enjoyed getting to meet some of his future teachers as well. And with Before Care/After Care options, summer camp is a lifesaver for working parents!” -Parent of a day and specialty camper, 2022
“Well-organized, good variety of activities, wonderful staff.” – 2020 parent
When it comes to staff, few youth camps in Utah are as fortunate as we are.
The staff at Summer at Waterford are fun, experienced, and passionate. They’re committed to helping students learn the skills they need to be happy and successful. Our lead teachers have vast experience, and they’re assisted by an enthusiastic, energetic group of summer interns who carefully chosen for each camp.
Other Youth Camps & Programs
Designed by a team of experienced Waterford School Educators, Day Camp is an all-day multi-sensory program, where kids experience the outdoors daily, learn through STEM, music, dance, art, sports, swimming, field trips, and carefully conceived self-directed play.
Specialty camps give children opportunities to discover something new or to delve more deeply into something they already find interesting. They are perfect activities for making summer special.
Strengthen your skills, learn better technique, forge new friendships, and have a great time pushing yourself to the limit. Sports camps help you be more confident and prepared, on and off the field.