ECSD Summer Camps

2017 Summer Day Camps
2017 Summer Sports Camps
Pee Wee Play 3-5 years   Marshwood Girls Soccer Camp Entering 2nd-12th Grades
July 10-14
KidsPLAY Entering K-5th grades   Marshwood Boys Soccer Camp Entering 2nd-8th grades
July 17-21
Youth Bound Entering 6th-8th grades   Pee Wee Soccer Camp Ages 3-5
July 17-21
Junior Counselor Entering 9th-10th grades   Junior Golf at The Ledges Ages 8-15
July 24-26
        Seacoast United Half Day Soccer Soccer Clinic Ages 6-12
July 24-28
    Seacoat United Skills & Scrimmage Soccer Camp Ages 4-6
July 24-28
2017 Educational Camps
  Marshwood Wing T Football Camp Grades 9-12
July 28 - 29
it’s a dog’s world: Me & My Dog: Level 1 Ages 8-14; 1 child/dog

July 10-14

Summer Camp
it’s a dog’s world: Me & My Dog: Sports Level 2 Ages 10-14; 1 child/dog
July 17-21
Yoga Play Summer Camp Entering Grades K-4

July 24-27

Aug. 14-17

Lets Create! Arts & Crafts Summer Camp Entering Grades K-4

June 26-29

July 24-27

Aug. 14-17


ECSD Summer Day Camp Registration

Camp DaysCodzillaPrescott Park2017 Camp Dates

KidsPLAY: June 26 - August 18

Trips: Tues, Thur & Fri OnSite: Mon & Wed (Peirce Island Pool trips on limited Wednesdays)

Youth Bound: June 27 - August 17

Trips: Tues, Wed & Thurs Only (No Onsite Days)


Registration Information

Registration: KidsPLAY and Youth Bound Summer Program registrations along with daily sign ups will be accepted beginning April 24th. This will reserve each participant’s spot in the program. This includes completion of medical and release information forms and payment of initial registration fee. Our events calendars will be available in late April.

Registration Begins: Monday, April 24th

Registration Fee: R $35.00; NR $45.00 (Includes 2 t-shirts, orientation day and swim test).


If registering for KidsPLAY and Youth Bound, please write seperate checks. KidsPLAY checks should be made out to KidsPLAY and Youth Bound checks should be made out to ECSD.


Camp Details

Camp Hours: Camp runs from 9:00am-4:00pm; 7:00am - 5:30pm includes Before/After Care

Cost: KidsPLAY: $30.00/day or $150.00/week with a 10 day minimum for the summer

Youth Bound: $30.00/day or $90.00/week with a 5 day minimum for the summer.

$50.00 discount per child if camp is paid in full. 6/1 is deadline for first weeks payment. Final payment due by 8/1. Payments are due the Thursday prior to the week attending. Sign ups after June 1st will include registration fee and 1st week payment.

After June 15, the price increases to $35.00 per day.




KidsPLAY Summer Camp

kp 17KidsPLAY is open to children entering Kindergarten-5th grades in fall of 2017. KidsPLAY will utilize the Eliot Elementary Cafeteria, Gym and playgrounds while on site. The KidsPLAY summer program is designed to provide a fun and exciting summer of activities. Children will have the opportunity to participate in sports and exercise, arts and crafts, games and trips. KidsPLAY is licensed by the state of Maine as a childcare provider. View our Parent Manual for more details.

2017 KidsPLAY Calendar


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Youth Bound Summer Camp

yb 17Youth Bound is a summer program open to children entering 6th through 8th grades in the fall of 2017. The program will consist of day trips on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Pick up and drop off will be at the Marshwood Middle School. Popular trips include Portland Seadogs, an overnight camping trip, Funtown, Water Country and more. View our Parent Manual for more details.

Youth Bound is offering Before Care begining at 7:00am at KidsPLAY. Drop off for Before Care will be offered at KidsPLAY (Eliot Elementary Cafeteria). A Youth Bound staff member will be picking up any Youth Bounders by 7:30am to be brought to the Middle School. Youth Bound Hours at the Middle School will remain 7:30pm-5:30pm.

2017 Youth Bound Calendar


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Pee Wee Play

PWP LogoThis program is for our youngest campers to experience a taste of summer camp. It includes various physical activities, arts and crafts projects, and snack time. The goal of the Pee Wee play is to help kids make new friends, participate in craft projects, play games, and have lots of fun. All children participating in this program must be potty trained. A calendar of themed days will be provided and all participants will recieve a camp shirt. View our Parent Manual for more details. *A registration form must be filled out for each participant*

2017 Junior Counselor Leadership Program

JC with CampersThis program is designed for youth entering 9th-10th grade and will operate as a component of the KidsPLAY Summer Camp. Participants will assist the camp staff in preparing activities; participate in the daily activities of can and a few special activities just for them. The program participants will report to the Senior Group Leader to ensure that the youth are getting appropriate amount of supervision and structure. Space is limited and each potential candidate will go through an interview and review process. Accepted Junior Counselor applicants will be assigned to KidsPLAY based on their interview. There is a fee for this program. Click Here for an Application. Applications are due by Friday, April 7th.

2017 Spring/Summer Educational Camps

it’s a dog’s world - Me & My Dog: Kids Camp (Level 1)

its a dogs worldThere is more to loving a dog than hugging it. Enrich the bond between kids and their dogs at this fun filled summer camp set in the countryside of York at it's a dog's world. One on one, children can learn to handle their dogs with confidence using “Positive Reinforcement” training. In this course they will work with their dogs to train for good manners and tricks. Games, grooming, proper canine care and the sport of agility will also be introduced. Mutual respect and responsible dog ownership will be emphasized.

All dogs must be pre-qualified for temperament by it's a dog's world staff. Spaces are registered by 1 child per dog. Children who do not own a dog can be interviewed for the possibility of being assigned a staff dog. Please call 363-0099 BEFORE you register with the ECSD to conduct a pre-qualifying phone interview.

it’s a dog’s world - Me & My Dog: Sports (Level 2)

its a dogs worldKids and their dogs continue bonding and relationship building and they learn about the canine sports of Rally, Agility and Scent Work! In Rally, kids and dogs team up to navigate a course of numbered stations indicating a variety of manners tasks to perform such as sits, downs, halts, & turns. Kids and dogs enjoy this sport because they work close together as they clap, whistle and even sing to their dogs to encourage them through the course.

Agility is a sport that builds skills in handling dogs over and through a course of obstacles of ramps, tunnels, jumps and weave poles in a low pressure positive environment This is a great way for dogs and kids to gain confidence and bond.

Scent Work is a hot new sport that will teach kids to set up training scenarios and direct their dog to use dog’s natural ability of scenting to search for toys or treats Scent work will burn your dog's mental and physical energy, can be done anywhere, and requires no special equipment!

Canine communication, canine care and positive reinforcement training will also be covered. Mutual respect and responsible dog ownership will be emphasized throughout the camp program. Please call 363-0099 BEFORE you register with the ECSD to conduct a pre-qualifying phone interview.

Yoga Play Summer Camp

childlight yogaHave a BLAST this summer at Yoga play camp! Your child will learn to listen to their bodies/selves through yoga. They will learn stress management techniques, improve self confidence, and enhance their power of concentration!

We will do this through individual yoga poses, partner and group poses,  exciting games, songs, creative imagery (relaxation/ imagination vacation), movement, arts and crafts make and takes, and so much more!!

Children's yoga develops focus, flexibility, strength, and coordination...and it's FUN!!
Each class will encourage self expression as well as build social skills!

Instructor- Colleen Beausoleil
Ms. Beausoleil is a certified children's yoga instuctor through the esteemed Childlight Yoga & Kindergarten Teacher at Eliot Elementary School. When not teaching she loves to dance, sing, run, meet new people, be at the ocean, and spend time with her family.

*Campers please bring a pair of socks, a filled water bottle, a small snack, and a yoga mat (yoga mats can be purchased at camp for $10.00) All other material fees are included in the registration.

Who: Grades K-4

When: Yoga Summer Session 1: July 24-27

Yoga Summer Session 2: August 14-17

Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Where: Ms. Beausoleil's Classroom
Cost: $110.00 per session
Min: 8; Max 16
Instructor: Ms. Beausoleil, Childlight Yoga Trained Instructor
For questions email:

Let's Create Arts & Crafts Summer Camp

arts & craftsTwo hours of creative FUN! Come use many different types of tools and materials as you design and create! Do you like to use your imagination? In this hands on camp you'll be designing things like T-shirts, hats, magnets, plaques, ribbon dancers, beads, jewelry, pictures, bookmarks, frames, … the list goes on and on!

Art and crafts strengthen motor skills, coordination, self regulation, decision making, inventiveness, and builds self, it's SUPER FUN!!!

Instructor- Colleen Beausoleil
Ms. Beausoleil is a Kindergarten teacher at Eliot Elementary School and a certified children's yoga instructor. When she isn't teaching, she loves to run, sing, dance, create, shop, be at the ocean, and spend time with her family and friends!

*Please bring a water bottle and a small snack to each class. Registration fee includes all materials!

Who: Grades K-4

When: Arts & Crafts Summer 1: June 26-29

Arts & Crafts Summer 2: July 24-27

Arts & Crafts Summer 3: August 14-17

Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Where: Ms. Beausoleil's Classroom
Cost: $110.00 per session
Min: 8; Max 16
Instructor: Ms. Beausoleil
For questions email:

2017 Summer Sports Camps

Marshwood Girls Soccer Camp

Marshwood SoccerMarshwood Girls Varsity Soccer Coach Chelsea Watson and Varsity Soccer Players help area youth in developing their soccer skills in a competitive and fun atmosphere. Marshwood soccer camp is for girls entering grades 2-12. The camp is designed for both first-time soccer players and those who wish to improve their game for the upcoming rec, school, and travel soccer seasons. Each player needs shin pads and a water bottle.

Marshwood Boys Soccer Camp

Marshwood SoccerMarshwood Varsity Soccer Coach Ben Deschene and Varsity Soccer Players help area youth in developing their soccer skills in a competitive and fun atmosphere. Marshwood soccer camp is for boys entering grades 2-8. The camp is designed for both first-time soccer players and those who wish to improve their game for the upcoming rec, school, and travel soccer seasons. Each player needs shin pads and a water bottle.

Pee Wee Soccer Camp

Marshwood SoccerJoin MHS Coach John Rafferty in this introductory soccer camp for 3, 4 and 5 year boys and girls! The camp is designed to make you smile!  Classic games like red light green light, tag and new ones such as star wars will come into play! The child will have FUN and become acquainted with the game of soccer.  Join us 8-8:45am and feel free to stay and watch the big guys camp after!

Marshwood Football Camp: Wing T Camp

Marshwood FootballThis team football camp is a great opportunity to get ready for the 2017 season. The camp will stress Wing T schemes, techniques, and blocking schemes. This is open to all high school students including those entering 9th grade.

Seacoast United Half-Day Soccer Clinic

Seacoast UnitedOur 3 hour per-day program is perfect for any recreational or travel player.  Our local and international coaches utilize fun games, challenging exercises and small sided play to ensure each player has an amazing time while learning the game.  Each day has its own theme & break time activity adding to the clinic experience.  Players always look forward to playing in their very own world cup tournament during the week with each country earning points by showing great teamwork, sportsmanship, team spirit and quality of play.  It’s a winner for every player.

Seacoast United Skills & Scrimmage Camp

Our 90 minute Skills & Scrimmage program is perfect for any young player that isn’t quite ready for a full 3 hour program.  Our fantastic coaches utilize our most popular fun games & exercises to teach the basic skills & techniques needed to play.  Lots of touches on the ball, use of imagination and scrimmage based exercises keep players moving & engaged.  They’ll have an amazing week preparing them for a successful fall program!  

Junior Golf at The Ledges

ledgesThe Ledges Golf Club is pleased to offer Junior Golf instruction once again for the 2017 summer. This program taught by PGA Professionals, will focus on key fundamentals of the golf swing with the goal of introducing all aspects of the golf game to participants through hands on instruction, games, contests and golf course experience. The three day clinic will teach on-course etiquette, putting, chipping and full swing fundamentals. The goal is for each participant to have fun while gaining the experience necessary to play a round of golf. Space is limited-so sign up early!
Who: Ages 8-15         
When: July 24-26
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Where: The Ledges Golf Club, York
Cost: R $60.00; NR $70.00
Min: 5; Max 10