A Note from Your Camp Director
Important Notes:
  • The counselors will walk outside to sign in the campers at 7:40 am.
  • We will be outside at the end of the day at 3:30 pm for sign out.
  • When you drop off/pick up your, you will stay in your car. A counselor will come up to you and have you sign in/out.
  • Campers will not be allowed to attend camp if they are exhibiting any symptoms of illness.
  • Please take your child's temperature at home before arriving in the morning. You will need to sign off that your child's temperature is normal before they are allowed leave the car.
Supplies needed for each day:
  • 2 face covering/mask (to be worn inside & transitions)
  • towel
  • reusable water bottle
  • a healthy peanut/nut free morning snack
  • a completely DISPOSABLE peanut/nut free lunch (no lunch boxes please)
This week we will be our fifth week of Endless Summer Camp with time and space for e-learning. Your D47 student, is required to be logged onto their device and streaming with their teacher by 8 am. Please be sure to arrive by 7:40 am in order for our staff to help your child prepare for the day. We will help with log on/off but we are not able to tutor. We are here to guide the children. The children with the help from their parents need to be responsible for turning in homework/work assignments.
Please send the following school items labeled with your child's name:
  • D47 provided supply box with its entire contents (will stay at site)
  • Chromebook (w/preset password) & cord
  • headphones (will stay at camp site)
  • class schedule w/written password
  • plastic pencil case
Please read this newsletter in its entirety so your child is prepared for our daily activities and doesn’t miss out on any of the FUN! Thank you for assisting us in keeping our campers healthy and happy! If you have not done so, please finish your Campdoc forms as soon as possible. You will not be allowed to attend camp until we have your emergency information.
If you have any questions, please reach out to our Junior Camp cell phone 815-355-6593 (call or text). Please note, this phone is only monitored during normal camp hours. If you text/call after hours someone will return your call/message as soon as possible. Looking forward to an awesome week!
Dawn O'Malley

Camper Safety Needs
Please send a healthy morning snack and 2 masks daily with your camper.
  • Drop off/pick up will always be Glacier Ridge Elementary.
  • ET Camp is held at Glacier Ridge school daily
  • Do not exit your vehicles, staff will meet you in the drop off/pick up lane
  • Self monitor your child's temperature & health daily and report to camp staff
  • Please remember to send your child with a mask, a disposable lunch & drink
  • Please no peanut or tree nut products (we will call for a NUT FREE lunch)
  • Please remember to notify the camp counselor if your child will be picked up early or is going to be absent from camp.
  • Any medication must be brought to camp with the appropriate paperwork signed by the doctor and in its original container.
  • Send gym shoes, swimsuit, sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle everyday!
  • No electronics or toys are allowed at camp
Important Address
Glacier Ridge School
1120 Village Rd, Crystal Lake

Mon, Sept 21:
  • 8am-12pm E-learning
  • 12-12:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30-2pm Outside time/stress balls
  • 2-3pm E-learning/quiet activities
Tu, Sept 22:
  • 8am-12pm E-learning
  • 12-12:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30-2pm Outside time/friendship & beaded bracelets
  • 2-3pm E-learning/quiet activities
Wed, Sept 23:
  • 8am-12pm E-learning
  • 12-12:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30-2pm Outside time/Bead magnets
  • 2-3pm E-learning/quiet activities
Th, Sept 24:
  • 8am-12pm E-learning
  • 12-12:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30-2pm Outside time/fuse beads
  • 2-3pm E-learning/quiet activities
Fri, Sept 25:
  • 8am-12pm E-learning
  • 12:30-2pm Outside time/Tie-dye(bring in a shirt or something you would like to dye)
  • 2-3pm E-learning/quiet activities
Outdoor activities for the week:
  • Playground
  • Capture the flag
  • Kickball
  • Freeze tag
Downtime activities:
  • Coloring activities
  • Cards
  • Reading
  • Bracelets
programs not meeting minimum enrollment
3 days prior to program start date will be cancelled

Programs begin mid September