We get it. Middle School can be a rough time. You’re not an adult, ready for full-on camper responsibility, but you’re not a child, either. You want an opportunity to demonstrate your skills AND time to just hang out with your friends at an awesome camp. We hear you! The good news is at Country Day Camp, the MIDDLE is MARVELOUS as a CIT!

Rising 7th and 8th Grade | 9:00AM - 4:00PM | Starting at $235/week

Typical Weekly Schedule

The Counselor-In-Training program is open to students who have a passion for camp and want to become tomorrow’s camp leaders. Our CITs enjoy a real camp experience as well as:
  • Fun and educational training programs focused on child development and enrichment
  • CPR and First Aid courses to ensure that they will be able to handle emergencies when needed
  • Weekly beach or bowling trips as part of their field trip training


Summer is a busy time for everyone, so we offer you the best packages to tailor to your needs.

1 week : $275/week
2 – 4 weeks : $255/week
5 – 6 weeks : $245/week
7 – 8 weeks : $235/week

Total cost includes: Daily lunch (including vegetarian options), two CIT t-shirts, CPR and First-Aid instruction, and field trips.

Theme Weeks

Week 1: June 10 - 14 : All Aboard the Fun Train
Week 2: June 17 - 21: Get Ready, Get Set, Get Fit
Week 3: June 24 - 28: Surf Safari
Week 4: July 1 - 5: Day Camp Around the World
Week 5: July 8 - 12: I love the 80s
Week 6: July 15 - 19: Cartoon Week
Week 7: July 22 - 26: Multi Adventure Challenge
Week 8: July 29 - Aug 2: Under the Big Top 

Director and Staff Information

Our counselors, or Fungineers as we call them, are what really set our camp apart. Our Head Counselors and Specialty Instructors have extensive experience in their fields. Many are teachers or employed in education, and are CPR trained and certified. Our Assistant Counselors are 16 years of age or older and have progressed from our volunteer and CIT programs. Our student volunteers are proud community service participants, who assist in ensuring your child is safe and has the best summer ever.

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  • Ian McNamara

    Day Camp Director 

    Summer camps have been a huge part of my life both professionally and personally. Each year, I literally count the days until the first day of camp. I am so excited to spend this summer with your children. They are the reason my staff and I have the best jobs in the world. Here is to another fun Miami Country Day summer! 

    Contact Our Day Camp Director at 305.779.7275 or Email him for more information or to hear about payment plan options.
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