K-6 Summer Day Camps

Eligibility Camp Elachee 2019 is presented by Elachee annual sponsor Northside Hospital.

Camp Elachee’s Elementary Summer Day Camp is for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade in the fall.

Kindergarten through 6th Grade Summer Camp Overview 

Camp Elachee 2019 offers nine weekly elementary camps, May 28 to July 26, 2019.

Campers get the full camp experience with creek wading and walks, woodland hikes, nature study, silly camp songs, crafts, games, visits from Elachee naturalists and special guest presenters. Camp activities may vary due to group age, group interest and weather conditions.

K–6 Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

K–6 Camp Fees: $170 per child, per camp week

  • Elachee members receive a $20 per child per camp week discount. 
  • Pre-registration is required. Spaces are filled on a first-come basis. 

After Camp Child Care: Optional extended care is $60 per camper, per camp week. Offered daily from 2:30-5:30 p.m., this supervised child care is a convenient option for working parents.

Camp Elachee 2019: K–6 Camp Weekly Themes 

May 28–31: Water Week (4-day camp)
Learn about the aquatic environment, properties of water, and water quality through exploring Elachee’s waterways and aquatic life. Celebrate the week with a Frozen Frenzee treat!

June 3–7: Wilderness Survival
This “SURVIVOR”-themed week you and your ’tribe’ learn skills like plant identification, building shelters, and team building!

June 10–14: Habitat Haven
Explore the habitats of the earth and the environments those animals live in. Participate in the polar plunge and jungle themed games, as well as other habitats!

June 17–21: Space Week
Become an astronomer by venturing into the Starlab, Elachee’s ‘cave’, while learning about the solar system and astronomy.

June 24–28: Wet and Wild 
Join us for an International Mud Day celebration and Water Olympics. This week is all about water fun and Messy Olympics rounds out the week!

July 1, 2, 3 and 5: Elachee Explorers (4-day camp)
Discover your inner adventurer by learning about historical explorers’ journeys. Delve into treasure hunts, gem panning, and other outdoor adventures. Celebrate the week with a Frozen Frenzee treat!

July 8–12: Mad Science Mayhem
Campers will create and perform their own experiments featuring chemical reactions and physics to explore the world around them in this jam-packed week of fun!

July 15–19: Creature Feature
Master your knowledge of animals and their habitats from across the world and your own backyard, with a special trip back in time to visit the dinosaurs.

July 22–26: Camp Rewind
Revisit your favorite camp activities from the summer!

Link to registration portal for Camp Elachee 2019.


Camp Elachee meets the requirements and standards for ‘exemption status’ from the Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning’s Bright from the Start. Attendance policies for Pre-Kindergarten require that each child will attend no more than four (4) hours per day.