What happens if there is a COVID-19 diagnosis at home?

It is required for you to notify the Day Camp office if any member of your household or someone your family has come in close contact with tests positive for COVID-19.

Those campers or staff members may be asked to remain home for 5 days after exposure. COVID-19 symptoms, according to the State Department of Health include: 

  • Fever or Chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Muscle or Body Aches
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Loss of Taste or Smell
  • Sore Throat
  • Congestion/Runny Nose
  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Diarrhea

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1. What is the Day Camp Site Directors' background?
2. What are the ages of the counselors?
3. What training do counselors receive?
4. Is the camp committed to best practices in the camp industry?
5. Where are the summer camps held?
6. What activities will campers participate in?
7. What time should my child arrive at camp?
8. Does my child have to wear a mask at camp?
9. May I send my child to camp with a cell phone?
10. Are campers grouped by age, activity, or both?
11. What is the counselor-to-camper ratio?
12. My child can't swim and you have a trip scheduled to Crystal Springs Waterpark. What are participation expectations?
13. What should my child bring in their backpack?
14. Are changes being made to ensure the health of my child?
15. Will camper's health be monitored?
16. Can my child take Benadryl / Tylenol / medication at camp?
17. Does my child have to wear a camp shirt everyday?
18. How will my child be protected from the sun?
19. Will the camp provide lunch / snack for full day programs?
20. Are parent visits encouraged?
21. Can my child bring electronics to camp?
22. Can I request that my child be placed in a group with his or her friend?
23. Is transportation available?
24. What about extended care before and after camp?
25. How are behavioral and disciplinary problems handled?
26. What happens if a camper or staff member develops COVID-19 like symptoms while at camp?
27. What happens if there is a COVID-19 diagnosis at camp?
28. What happens if there is a COVID-19 diagnosis at home?
29. What happens if my child misses days of camp?
30. Can my child go on vacation during camp?
31. How does a camp handle an illness?