Ready, Set, Camp!


Ready, Set, Camp! is a full-day camp open to children who have completed kindergarten through 5th grade. Registration for New Rochelle residents opens March 6th. Non-residents may register beginning May 29th.


William B. Ward Elementary School | 311 Broadfield Road


Jefferson Elementary School | 131 Weyman Avenue


Wednesday, July 5 - Friday, August 11, 2023


9:00 am- 4:00 p.m.

**Early Drop-Off: 8:00am drop-off (Additional fee applies. Limited space available)

**Extended Day: 5:00pm pick-up (Additional fee applies. Limited Space available)


This full-day camp program features sessions in arts and crafts, group games, sports, music, performing arts, weekly swimming, hiking (Ward Acres) and other fun activities. Camp-wide special events, BBQ days, and themed days are scheduled throughout the season along with an end-of-season talent show. Lunch and snacks will be provided through the Youth Nutrition Program. Optional day trip offered for an additional fee. 


  • $700 by May 24th - $350 down payment due upon registration 
  • $750 after May 24th - $350 down payment due upon registration 
  • $175 Early Drop-Off (paid in full at time of registration)
  • $175 Extended Day (paid in full at time of registration) 
  • $300 Both Early Drop-Off and Extended Day (paid in full at time of registration)  

Camp fees may be paid in cash, check, money order, Mastercard or Visa. Checks made payable to City of New Rochelle-Recreation.

All balances must be paid in full by Friday June 16, 2023 at 4:00pm.

Returned checks are subject to $20.00 bank fee and risk of losing registration spot. If a check is returned by the bank, all future payments must be made in cash, money order or credit card. No personal checks.

*Financial Aid Applications are available by request in the Parks and Recreation Office*

Required for Registration:

Registration can be submitted in person or by mail to:

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation

515 North Ave

New Rochelle, NY 10801

***Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Incomplete registrations will not be accepted***

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations submitted by May 24, 2023 will be refunded minus a 20% processing fee. Cancellations submitted between May 25 - June 29 will be refunded at 50%. Refund requests received on or after June 30 will not be considered.

  1. Michael West

    Recreation Leader