Daybreak Day Camp 2024

By Cambridge Camping Association

Daybreak allows children who need a smaller program and extra support to fully experience the benefits of summer camp.

Daybreak campers at a playground
Monday, July 8 – Friday, August 16
Monday through Friday.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Daily

Ages: 5 to 13.

Grades Kindergarten through 7th grade.

Eligibility for this program is determined based on age and an individual assessment to determine if Daybreak Day Camp is a good fit for the child. The director will also meet with families to help determine eligibility.

Request assistance

Contact

Shilpa Kulkarni
Daybreak Program Director
shilpa@cambridgecamping.org
617-864-0960

Registration required

  • Specific dates
Monday, January 1 – Monday, July 8

Daybreak Day Camp Information and Registration Page.

To enroll your child in Daybreak Day Camp, please contact Shilpa Kulkarni, shilpa@cambridgecamping.org. Registration is open until July but camp spots usually fill up before then.

Cost

Tuition support is provided on a sliding fee scale between $280-$2,800 (covers the entire 6 weeks). Transportation, breakfast, and lunch are included in the cost of camp. 

  • Accepts Vouchers
  • Sliding scale based on income

See our 6-Week Tuition Chart at the bottom of our Daybreak Day Camp 2024 Page.

Sliding scale tuition is determined by household size and total household income.

Location

The program location changes over time.

  • In-person only.

  • Transportation provided to the venue; see notes below.
  • Transportation provided from the venue; see notes below.

Daybreak Day Camp takes place at Nashoba Brooks School in Concord, MA.  School bus transportation is provided from several Cambridge and Somerville neighborhoods.

Additional information

A Daybreak summer offers friendships, new learning opportunities and strong mentoring relationships in a supportive, diverse community with a 2:1 camper to staff ratio. Campers enjoy 3 field trips each week and on-site activities including visiting performer workshops, crafts, biking, athletics, multicultural events and structured choice times. All camp tuitions are subsidized thanks to the generosity of many individuals and foundations and determined on a sliding fee scale that offers up to 90% discounts on the cost of camp. Rates are based on household size and family income.