St. Croix schools are out for the summer, so kids have extra hours to play. Even if you’ve missed the start date for some of these options, most accept new students throughout the summer as space permits. Camps are offered Monday through Friday unless otherwise noted. Here are a few options for kids to spend their summers learning and experiencing new things on-island:
Dates / Times: June 6 – August 12 / 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: mid-island near the Judith’s Fancy neighborhood
Ages: 2 – preschool
Activities: splash days, science experiments, making ice cream, arts and crafts, etc.
AZ Academy Big Island Adventure Camp
Dates / Times: June 13 through August 19 / 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: west of Christiansted, east of the Golden Rock intersection
Ages: 3 – 13
Activities: hiking, swimming, sailing, kayaking, hand fishing, beach combing, etc.
Dates / Times: June 13 – August 5 / 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: west of Christiansted, west of the Golden Rock intersection
Ages: 2.5 – 12
Activities: options include science / art enrichment, bush skills / eco-adventure, music, etc.
St. Croix Yacht Club Summer Sailing Program
Dates / Times: June 20 – July 29 / 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: east end on the north shore
Ages: 5 – 18
Activities: little ones are introduced to the sport of sailing, while older children develop their skills on specific boats
St. Croix Dolphins Summer Swim Camp
Dates / Times: June 6 – August 26 / 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Good Hope Country Day School mid-island
Ages: 4 – 13
Activities: children learn to swim, advanced swimmers master new strokes
Tropical Ten Pins Youth Summer Bowling Program
Dates / Times: June 18 – August 13 (Saturdays)
Location: mid-island in Castle Coakley
Ages: 4 – 17
Activities: younger children enjoy bumper bowling, while junior bowlers are coached on standard lanes
This is just a short list of all the options students have for enrichment during summers on St. Croix. When you decide the island is the perfect place for your family, contact The Farchette & Hanley Team to help find the ideal home. As the top broker on-island year after year, Chris Hanley is the authority on Virgin Islands real estate. Download our free St. Croix Events and Attractions Guide today to find the perfect time to visit.