Registration is now closed for Summer Days 2023.
Check back in 2024 for details on next year’s camps!
Summer Days Camp Sites
(click below for site-specific info)
Indianapolis Public Schools
Camp Hours: 7:00am – 6:00pm
*AYS will be closed on June 19 for Juneteenth and July 4 for Independence Day.*
Interested in working at one of our summer camps?
Summer Days Field Trips
Natural Wonders Day Camp at Ft. Benjamin Harrison State Park
AYS Decatur and Washington Township campers will have the opportunity to take a FREE field trip to Camptown, where they will be able to participate in hiking, canoeing, fishing, and outdoor games! For more details, click on a camp site above!
The Learning Curve
The Learning Curve Field Trip at The Indianapolis Public Library
AYS Decatur and Washington Township campers will have the opportunity to take a FREE field trip to the library, where they will participate in robotics, engineering, coding, and more in The Learning Curve! For more details, click on a camp site above!
Swimming at The Riviera Club
AYS campers will have the opportunity to take a FREE field trip to The Rivi this summer, where they will be able to participate in swimming, gym games, and playground time, as well as learn the ins and outs of water safety! For more details on this field trip, click on camp site above!
Piney Acres Farm
Outdoor Fun at Piney Acres Farm
AYS campers will have the opportunity to take a FREE field trip to Piney Acres Farm, where they will participate in a tour of the farm, hayride, visiting with animals, gem mining, planting, and other outdoor activities! For more details, click on a camp site above!
Things to Know
What to Bring
Summer Camp Activities
- Field trips
- Active games
- STEM activities
- Hands-on projects
- Literacy/reading time
- Free play with friends
Our Focus Areas
- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
- Social Enrichment
Summer Camp Goals
- Make new friends
- Learn through active and engaging experiences
- Increase physical fitness
- Have fun in a safe and healthy environment
Summer Camp Activity Schedule
✔ Independent Time
✔ Small Group Time/Social Enrichment
✔ Morning Snack
✔ Group Activities
✔ Lunch Break
✔ Physical and/or Outdoor Activities
✔ Enrichment Programming – Writing, Art, Phonics, Science, Social Studies, Music
✔ Afternoon Snack
✔ Enrichment Activities – Outdoor Time, Physical Fitness, and Games
AYS hires staff who have experience and a passion for kids, and complete a drug test, TB test, and several criminal background checks. Staff also receive training in First Aid, CPR, child development, conflict resolution, team building, and safety to ensure your child has a great experience.
AYS reserves the right to cancel any program if minimum enrollment is not reached.
A wait list will be applied to any program that reaches capacity.