Category: Parent Resources

Ramaquois Rocks the Tri-State Camp Conference!

Posted by on April 2, 2014

Each March, over 2,500 camp professionals gather in Atlantic City for the largest camp conference in the world.  Every year since its inception, Ramaquois has sent a group of its leadership staff to this amazing conference. The three day conference includes hundreds of professional development sessions and over 300 camp related vendors.  Ramaquois brought 14 […]

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The Magic of Ramaquois

Posted by on February 7, 2011

By Jared Gelb I’ve heard people use a variety of words to describe their summer camp experiences, but the word that I always come back to is “magic.”  The mere fact that it’s so difficult to explain why or how the camp experience is so profound and meaningful for me (and for so many others) […]

Getting By With A Little Help From Camp Friends

Posted by on January 27, 2011

Jess Michaels, from the American Camp Association of New York and New Jersey, recently posted a great article about why summer camp fosters such meaningful friendships.  Here is an excerpt: Summer camp has always been a place where strong friendships have been made and sustained for years to come. In fact, The American Camp Association […]

My Summer Camp Experience

Posted by on January 11, 2011

By Matthew Kaufman I was fortunate to begin my day camp career at Ramaquois as a four year old in 1984.  I can clearly remember my first bus ride to camp, sitting next to my older sister.  Stepping off of the bus, and into a new, strange world, there was no way I could comprehend […]

Why is Ramaquois a Special Day Camp?

Posted by on January 3, 2011

I have been fortunate to watch so many children and young adults grow at Camp Ramaquois.  My oldest son will be starting his fifth summer at Ramaquois, and my youngest son will have his first day camp experience at Ramaquois this summer. What happens at Ramaquois that makes camp such a valuable experience?  This is […]