Camps

All day circus when the kids are out of school

They don't have to run away to join the circus!

• Acrobatics • Trampoline  • Juggling • Flying Trapeze • Tightwire • Aerial Arts & more!

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. Our day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit.
• No previous experience necessary to enroll in circus arts camps.
• ALL five-day camps include Flying Trapeze
• Specialty camps may have prerequisites.
• Our student to instructor ratio is 8:1 for maximum safety and fun.

Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm.

Half-day AM camps are 9am – 12pm.

Half-day PM camps are 12:30-3:30pm.

EBC half-day camps are 10am – 1pm.


School’s Out camps:

SANCA often offers Circus Arts camps when Seattle Public Schools are not in session. These camps are 9am-3pm and do not include flying trapeze.

  • 3-day camp, Thanksgiving week, November 20-22, 2017
    (open to all elementary and K-8 students age 6 & up who don’t have school)
  • 5-day Winter Break #1, December 18-22, 2017 (without flying trapeze)
  • 4-day Winter Break #2, December 26-29, 2017

See Camp Descriptions below for more information.


2017 Thanksgiving Break Camps

Dates: Monday November 20 – Wednesday November 22
These three-day camps do not include flying trapeze
 

Circus Odyssey Camp

Dive into the wonders of physical arts on this exploration across a variety of circus disciplines. Campers will develop increased body awareness through tumbling and balancing, work collaboratively in group activities including ring passing and partner acrobatics, and experience the exhilaration of aerial rope, fabric, and trapeze. Their new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp. 
Ages: 6-9
Tuition: $285

Big Top Camp

Older campers will cultivate a wealth of circus skills in this multi-disciplinary camp. By exploring activities including aerial arts, tumbling, juggling, and partner acrobatics, campers will end the week with a broad foundation of circus skills which will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends.
Ages: 10-14
Tuition: $285

Aerial Camp

Experience the empowering sensation of aerial arts in this camp for kids of all abilities. Campers will practice on aerial rope, fabric, trapeze and sling with an emphasis on excellent technique, with careful progressions that create success for everyone. Their new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp. 
Ages: 7-10
Tuition: $300
Prerequisite: Completion of a session of circus arts class or instructor approval at the time of enrollment**

Acrobatics Camp

Bounce off the walls in our tumbling and trampoline camp! Beginning with fundamentals including tumbling and handstands, camp will progress to incorporate acrobalance, TumblTrak, and more. Campers’ new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp. 
Ages 7-10
Tuition: $300
Prerequisite: Completion of a session of circus arts class or instructor approval at the time of enrollment

2017 Winter Break Camps

These camps do not include flying trapeze

Week 1:
Monday December 18 – Friday December 22

Circus Odyssey Camp

Dive into the wonders of physical arts on this exploration across a variety of circus disciplines. Campers will develop increased body awareness through tumbling and balancing, work collaboratively in group activities including ring passing and partner acrobatics, and experience the exhilaration of aerial rope, fabric, and trapeze. Their new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Ages: 6-9
Tuition: $475

Big Top Camp

Older campers will cultivate a wealth of circus skills in this multi-disciplinary camp. By exploring activities including aerial arts, tumbling, juggling, and partner acrobatics, campers will end the week with a broad foundation of circus skills which will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends.
Ages: 10-14*
Tuition: $475

Acrobatics Camp

Bounce off the walls in our tumbling and trampoline camp! Beginning with fundamentals including tumbling and handstands, camp will progress to incorporate acrobalance, TumblTrak, and more. Campers’ new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Ages: 7-10
Tuition: $495
Prerequisite: Completion of a session of circus arts class or instructor approval at the time of enrollment**

Week 2:
Tuesday December 26 – Friday December 29

Circus Odyssey Camp

Dive into the wonders of physical arts on this exploration across a variety of circus disciplines. Campers will develop increased body awareness through tumbling and balancing, work collaboratively in group activities including ring passing and partner acrobatics, and experience the exhilaration of aerial rope, fabric, and trapeze. Their new skills will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Ages: 6-9
Tuition: $380

Big Top Camp

Older campers will cultivate a wealth of circus skills in this multi-disciplinary camp. By exploring activities including aerial arts, tumbling, juggling, and partner acrobatics, campers will end the week with a broad foundation of circus skills which will be highlighted in a short demonstration for family and friends.
Ages: 10-14*
Tuition: $380


2018 Summer Camps:

Information coming soon.

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Enrollment Information and FAQs

How to enroll:

  • Call our office at 206-652-4433 to enroll your campers
  • Enrollment are also accepted via email and in person
  • The SANCA office processes all enrollments in the order that they are received
  • Enrollment of partner camps is processed by the outside organization, not by the SANCA office
  • Early Bird discount: $20 off each Summer Camp’s tuition for enrollments made before May 1st
  • Payment plan and scholarships are available. Please talk to our office staff about these options when you enroll your student. Our scholarship application can be found here. This form should only be completed after enrolling your student.
  • There is an annual registration fee of $50. The registration fee is capped at $125 per year for families. It is non-refundable.

Transfers and cancellations:

  • Within 72 hours of the date camp begins camp tuition is not transferable or refundable.
  • Paid tuition may be transferred from one week to another or canceled and refunded at no additional charge if the request is received at least two weeks before the date camp begins.
  • Transfer requests from one week to another made in the two weeks before camp begins do not have a financial penalty, but transfer requests are subject to availability. If you transfer out of one camp and there are students waiting, your spot will no longer be available should you change your mind.
  • Cancellations made in the two weeks before camp begins are subject to a cancellation fee of 50% of the cost of camp, and the balance of the unused tuition will be retained as a credit toward future tuition. Credits are transferable to other students and may be used toward flying trapeze, gift certificates and merchandise.

Waitlists:

  • Names are accepted for waitlists without the guarantee of enrollment.
  • Office staff will call if a spot opens in the camp for which your student is on the waitlist. Families have 24-hours to confirm this enrollment or the open spot will become available for the next student on the waitlist (or the general public if there is no one else on the waitlist).
  • Parents may choose to call and check on the status of a waitlist.

Attendance:

  • Students are expected to attend the camps in which they are enrolled
  • Camp tuition is not prorated.

Confirmations and communications:

  • You will receive an email confirmation for camp enrollment.
  • Using our email newsletter service we send out camp reminder emails the Friday before camp starts, as well as information about camp experiences and events during the week of camp.

To enroll in a camp simply call our office! 206-652-4433

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Camp Coaches

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