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April 21, 2018

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(10:00 AM - 02:00 PM) Time:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Hidden Pond Day Camp at The Rinx, Hauppauge, NY -NY


Join us for a tour and make this one a summer to remember!
 

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Hidden Pond Day Camp at The Rinx

Our camp family has been growing since 1992. Watch our video and see what we are all about. We would love for you to become part of the H.P.D.C. family.
Stop by and let us show you around.

 

 

Things to Know About Hidden Pond Day Camp

1.  We have been meeting the individual needs of children for over two decades.  It was started in 1992 as part of The Rinx Facility.  Our first summer season was 1993.

Enrollment:  At any given time approx. 500-600 campers on campus

Size:  Approx. 97 acres

Multiple Programs:

  • Full day
  • Mini-day (Kindergarten/4yrs Only)
  • C.I.T. (Counselor-in-Training)
  • Flexible weekly enrollment (Min. Enrollment is 3 weeks)
  • 4 and 5 day programs available
  • Extended Hours from 7 am - 6 pm

Lunch and Snack are provided daily

2.  Hidden Pond is a private American Camp Association (ACA) Accredited Day Camp that provides a safe and secure environment for all campers.

  • There are over 300 safety and program standards that must be met before accreditation is given
  • This is far and above what is require by New York State Health Department.

3.  Hidden Pond Day Camp is ahead of the curve on many issues dealing with camper development

  • Focus on 21st Century Skills - The Four C's (Creativity, Critical Thinking, Collaboration and Communication)
  • Focus on Grit - determination and perserverance

4. Additional general information and safety precautions:

  • All visitors must be checked in at the main office and obtain a visitors pass and be escorted by a Division Head
  • All staff wears uniforms
  • Parents must sign out their child at the end of each day
  • Emergency numbers, Security Code, and e-mail address are required
  • All late arrivals and early pick-ups must be signed in or signed out in the Camp Office
  • Our Nurse and EMT are always centrally located on campus with walkie-talkie radios
  • Security Staff Monitors the campus all day

5.  Hidden Pond always provides innovative and cutting edge programming that creates fun and excitement.

***Hidden Pond gives children an opportunity to be exposed to a multitude of activites that they may not be able to otherwise experience.

****NOTE-ALL ACTIVITIES HAVE SPECIALIST/INSTRUCTORS OR COACHES

(Some of our Activies)

  • Low Ropes Challenge Course with a "Zip Line".
  • High Ropes Course with a "Swing Shot"
  • Indoor Climbing Wall
  • Go-Carts/Mt. Bike/Razor Scooters
  • Gamers Den (Computers, PS2's, Game Cubes, with 32 inch Flat screen TV's)
  • All types of Creative and Performing Arts Activities with a Full Play Production and "Acting Clinic"
  • Archery Range
  • Ice Skating on our Two NHL size Ice rinks (The first camp on Long Island with 2 NHL size Ice Rinks)
  • 3 Heated Pools (with an Olympic size - fify meters x 3.5 ft deep - heated pool)
  • Separate diving pool- 13 feet deep
  • Ga-ga Ball, Spikeball
  • STEM Program - (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
  • Nature Activities include - "EDUCACHING" -Explore Nature - Activity Stations
  • 7th and 8th grade Elective Program, Athletic Tournaments
  • 5th and 6th grade Creative and Performing Arts Elective, Tournaments
  • All types of Athletic Instruction

6.  Hidden Pond has a low camper - counselor ration

  • Kindergarten/4yrs 4:1
  • 1st grade 6:1
  • 2nd grade and up 8:1

7.  Together, the Hidden Pond Directors and Leadership Team have over 150 years of experience in the Day Camp Industry

 

 
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