Summer Camps


In addition to the summer childcare program, GCA offers a number of summer camps and enrichment opportunities each year.  Camps are available for a variety of areas including academics, sports, and special interests.  Basic information is provided here along with links to more details and enrollment forms.

Speed & Agility Camp

Our speed & agility camps are designed to improve quickness, speed and agility for ALL SPORTS.  These programs will develop straight ahead speed, change of direction, obstacle avoidance, and speed necessary for quick decisions to include technical training for track & field events. Strength and core stabilization are emphasized, as are individual needs and the athletic team performance.  Athletes are trained in first-step explosion, lateral movement and quick feet, resulting in increased strength and movement speed, and better coordination.

Target Age: Rising 8th through 12th grade students

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Outdoor Adventure Camp

Are you ready for some thrilling outdoor adventures?  Then this is the summer camp for you! Outdoor Adventure Camp will include the following day trips:

  • Rockwood Archery Park (7th through 9th) OR Journey of Hope horseback riding (4th through 6th) followed by tie dying t-shirts and drawstring bags.
  • Westmoreland State Park to hike and hunt for shark teeth with a stop for homemade ice cream on the way.
  • Chesterfield Challenge Course for a team building contest and high ropes course
  • Pocahontas State Park for swimming, fishing, wildlife and plant identification and a trip to their nature center
  • The final day is FUN FRIDAY. Bring your bikes and something that you can get wet.  We will be biking on our 6 miles of trails followed by outdoor games and a pizza party.

Target Audience: Rising 4th through 6th grades AND Rising 7th through 9th grades

Camp costs includes all activity fees, field trip fees, all material fees, and cost of pizza party.

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

XZone Summer Basketball Camp

If you are ready to take your basketball skills to the next level, then this camp is the right one for you.  Our GCA Sports Complex Basketball Camp will be instructed by experienced coaches and will consist of three focused sections:

  • Skills – Interactive passing & ball-handling drills and competitions
  • Shooting – Guided shooting workouts to help become a more efficient shooter
  • Open Court – Competitions geared towards teamwork and communication

Target Audience:        Rising 1st through 8th AND Rising 9th  through 12th

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Basketball College Prospect Camp

Are you ready to play at the next level?  Then this is the elite camp for you! College Prospect Camp will be led by collegiate coaches, to include Division I, Division II, and Division III head and assistant coaches.  Players will work on skills and drills under the collegiate coaches’ instruction, followed by match play.  During match play, the colleges will be taking notes and working on recruiting.  

Target Audience:        Rising 9th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Volleyball College Prospect Camp

Are you ready to play at the next level?  Then this is the elite camp for you! College Prospect Camp will be led by collegiate coaches, to include Division I, Division II, and Division III head and assistant coaches.  Players will work on skills and drills under the collegiate coaches’ instruction, followed by match play.  During match play, the colleges will be taking notes and working on recruiting.  

Target Audience:        Rising 9th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Elite Volleyball Camp

Are you ready to play at the next level?  Then this is the elite camp for you! Elite Summer Volleyball Camp will be led by expert coaches from the XZone Travel Volleyball Club.  Players will work on advanced skills using game situation drills.  Skills will include quick tempo plays, jump serving, defense base to offensive transition, bunch blocking, and more!  Each day after lunch will commence with short game, match play.

Target Audience:        Rising 8th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Skills & Drills Volleyball Camp

This summer volleyball camp, instructed by XZone Volleyball Travel Club coaches, will work on all basic skills, including passing, hitting, setting, blocking, and serving. Players will be grouped by their level of play and will rotate through courts covering various skills.  The final day will be match play in assigned teams. Camp cost includes t-shirt.

Target Audience:        Rising 7th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Volleyball Quads 3-day Tourney

A fun summer volleyball quads tournament! Players will group themselves in teams of 4 at registration and will play 3 half days of pool play.  The final day, the top 3 teams will receive 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals. Camp cost includes t-shirt.

Target Audience:        Rising 7th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Volleyball Trips 3-day Tourney

A fun summer volleyball triples tournament! Players will group themselves in teams of 3 at registration and will play 3 half days of pool play.  The final day, the top 3 teams will receive 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals. Camp cost includes t-shirt.

Target Audience:        Rising 7th through 12th grades

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

3-on-3 Basketball Tourney

A fun summer basketball 3 on 3 tournament! Players will group themselves in teams of 3 at registration and will play 3 half days of games.  The final day, the top 3 teams will receive 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals. Camp cost includes t-shirt.

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

Skills and Drills Soccer Camp

This summer soccer camp, instructed by Coach Doug Dillon, will work on all skills, including passing, defense, offense, and goal keeping. Players will be grouped by their level of play and will rotate through stations working on various skills.  The final day will be mini games in assigned teams. Camp cost includes t-shirt.

Visit www.gcasporstcomplex.com for dates, times, cost and registration

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Guardian Christian Academy is a Christ-centered school offering Preschool - High School, Child Care, Before and After School Care, and Summer Programs and Camps.