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FAQs

What is the schedule for registration day?

Registration day is on Sunday of the first week of camp. Registration for both day and resident campers is from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. At 4 p.m. an assembly is held for all campers and their families where the directors and counselors are introduced. Afterwards, everyone is invited to a barbecue. As families and day campers depart, the residents get settled in for the first night of activities. Day campers can register the following morning from 8:15 to 9:00 a.m. as well.

What is the schedule on opening and closing days?

Opening Day, Sunday, June 24, 2018

2:00-4:00 p.m.
All campers arrive and register. Greeted by counselors in Rosen Student Center, resident campers receive a schedule and are shown to their rooms to settle in. Day campers receive a schedule and a locker assignment.

4:00 p.m.
Gathering of families and camper for welcome and announcements. Location TBA.

4:30-5:30 p,m.
Barbecue for families, campers, and staff. Please plan to join us if you can.

5:30 p.m.
Resident families and day campers depart.

6:00 p.m
Resident campers settle in, get to know roommates and counselors. Campus tours.

7:00 p.m.
Evening activity and campfire

First Day, Monday, June 25, 2018

8:15-9:00 a.m.
Campers who did not come on Sunday will register in Rosen Student Center. Please try to come to Stevenson bewteen 8:15 and 8:30 a.m. to help us get started on time. Parents may depart after registering children and finalizing transportation requests. Remember, no bus service this morning. The buses will run in the afternoon.

Residents meet with counselors for morning cleanup.

9:00 a.m.
All campers meet in Rosen Amphitheater for orientation.

9:25-11:50 a.m.
Shortened morning workshops.

11:50-12:30 p.m.
Lunch

12:30 p.m.
After-lunch announcements in Rosen Amphitheater.

1:00 p.m.
Skills evaluations (bring baseball glove and athletic and swim attire).

4:45 p.m.
Day campers pick-up in front of Douglas Hall. Buses depart.

Last Day, Friday, July 27, 2018

9:00 a.m.
Parents invited to attend shortened morning workshops.

10:15 a.m.
Presentation of directors' speeches and awards, performing arts workshops, films, and end of camp slide show. Location TBA.

11:45 a.m.
TBA

Who are the staff at Summer Camp?

The Stevenson Summer Camp staff includes Stevenson faculty members, recent graduates, and other local teachers and instructors who wish to share their expertise with the campers.

What is the ratio of staff to camper?

We average a 5:1 ratio.

What is the weather like for this camp?

During the summer in Pebble Beach, the climate can vary greatly from dense fog to hot summer sun. The mornings are usually foggy, but the afternoons generally become mild and sunny. Normal temperatures range between 55-75°F (13-24°C).

Can day campers participate in weekend activities?

No. However, if there is space available, we may open up this option. Five-week boarding campers have priority in the selection of weekend activities.

What should my day camper bring to camp each day?

Day campers will have a locker if they wish to use it. They should bring sun protection (hat/sunblock), snack, and a water bottle every day. They should have swimming gear even if they are not signed up for swimming. They should bring a baseball glove if they have one.

What should my resident camper pack for the camp session?

Please see the attached handout.

Are campers always grouped by age?

Campers are only grouped by age for team sport competitions and certain workshops, such as Creative Writing.

Can international students attend camp?

Yes, as long as they are fluent in English.

Can I visit my resident camper during the camp session?

Yes. Please email or call the camp office a week prior to the visit and we will assist you in finding an appropriate time to visit. Usually evenings are best for a visit.

Can my child bring his or her cell phone to camp?

Resident campers who bring a cell phone to camp will have to turn it in to staff upon arrival. They can have access to their phones during specific free time two times per week, if desired.

Day campers are encouraged to leave phones at home. Any phones brought to camp will be checked in to the camp office each morning and can be retrieved at pick-up time.

Is transportation available to and from camp?

Day campers can sign up for a daily bus for an additional fee. Please contact us at summercamp@stevensonschool.org for information about this option.

We can pick up and drop off campers at our local airport for no additional fee. The Monterey Regional Airport has connecting flights to San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Is financial assistance available?

Yes. Please email summercamp@stevensonschool.org to inquire.