Camp de la Baie, Sambro Head

Camp de la Baie, Sambro Head2019-05-09T17:11:07-04:00

Camp de la Baie is located on Third  Pond, Sambro Head, a thirty-minute drive from the Armdale Rotary.

Located at Bayside Camp, campers stay in one of seven heated cabins in Spruce Grove Village. Cabins sleep up to 14 campers with personal washrooms, showers, and laundry facilities. Activities will include swimming, soccer, basketball, canoeing, gaga ball, hiking, drama, arts, and crafts.

 

 

 

 

Camp de la Baie Information

French Immersion and Core French students

The first day of camp is an orientation day with instructions and rules outlined in English, after which campers are expected to participate in French. Support and assistance to aid the campers’ vocabulary will be continuous. Campers will be in groups according to their abilities in French. Morning and evening sessions will have campers participating in language activities in small groups; afternoons will be dedicated to the various recreational and arts programs offered.  All camp activities (including campfires) are weather and safety dependent.

Ages: 10-14 years

*New This Year

Students not in French immersion must have completed grade 6 Core French.

Session:  August 18-August 24, 2019

Fees: $470 plus tax, $70.50 total $540.50

If you have lost or misplaced your camp confirmation letter, please contact the Branch office, we would be happy to email you a new copy.  Camp reminders will go out by email the week before camp begins. Please provide a valid email on your registration form.

Membership is required to attend a CPF camp.  Join Canadian Parents for French today and take advantage of the benefits that membership brings! Go to www.cpf.ca or fill out a membership form and send it into our branch office.

Camp Fees

Camp fees cover part of the cost of camp for your child. The balance comes from the Nova Scotia Department of Education and the Department of Canadian Heritage. Membership in Canadian Parents for French is a prerequisite for attending camp, and the non-refundable $25 fee must be paid at the time of application.

Refunds

Refunds for withdrawal of the student from the camp are possible only if notice is given at least two weeks prior to the starting date of the camp. Canadian Parents for French membership cannot be refunded and a non-refundable registration fee of $25 is included in the cost of camp. No refunds are given for leaving camp early.

Follow-up Information

A confirmation letter of acceptance into the camp is mailed out as soon as the registration is processed along with a receipt if the payment was received in full. Additional information will be mailed to you and also posted here, including what to pack, drop-off times and pick-up times. For further information on this camp or any of our other residential and day camps, please contact the Camp Coordinator at the Branch Office at 453-2048 or toll-free at 1-877-273-5233.

Camp Staff

There will be one camp staff for every 8 campers to ensure a successful experience for everyone.

 

Camp Registrations

To register, please complete the form below. Please complete ONE registration form for EACH CHILD. Registrations with more than one child’s name will not be accepted.

Once complete you may return the completed copy to us via:

Mail 8 Flamingo Dr, Halifax NS, B3M 4N8

Email [email protected]

Fax  902-455-2789

CPF-NS-Summer-Camp_-Registration-Form.pdf

CPF Nova Scotia’s Camp Behaviour Management Policy.

Please take a moment to review our camp behavioural management policy.

Level 1

Not participating in camp activities, reluctance to speak French, and socializing in English.

1st incident

Meeting with camp counselors and/or Camp Director to discuss any issues, if needed.

2nd incident

Time out and/or possible loss of privileges. Meeting with Camp Director to discuss solutions. Camp Director to call parents/guardians to update and discuss solutions.

3rd incident

Camp Director to call parents/guardians to request removal of the camper. Meeting with Camp Director and senior camp staff, followed by removal from camp.

Level 2

Arguing, swearing, refusing to listen, being inappropriate, personal space issues, disrespecting staff/other campers.

1st Incident

Time out, removal from activity and/or possible loss of privileges, followed by a meeting with camp counselors and/or Camp Director to discuss solutions.

2nd Incident

Time out, removal from activity and loss of privileges, followed by debriefing.
Camp Director to call parents/guardians to update and discuss solutions with parents/guardians. Camper is to meet with the Camp Director and senior camp staff.

3rd Incident

Time out, removal from activity and loss of privileges, followed by a debrief. Camp Director to call parents/guardians to request removal of the camper. Meeting with Camp Director and senior camp staff followed by removal from camp.

Level 3

Violence (i.e. hurting other campers or staff, self-harm, destruction of property), stealing, bullying, and threatening violence, physical confrontation.

1st Incident

Time out, removal from activity and loss of privileges, followed by a debrief. Camp Director to update and brainstorm solutions with parents/guardians. Meeting with Camp Director and senior staff to discuss solutions. Consequence and behavioral contract must be signed or removal from camp

2nd Incident

Time out, removal from activity and loss of privileges, followed by a debrief. Camp Director to call parents/guardians to request removal of the camper. Meeting with Camp Director and senior camp staff followed by removal from camp.

  1. Any camper removed from camp will need to be picked up from camp immediately by their parent or guardian. They will not be permitted to finish the day. They will be removed from all activities and wait with the Camp Director for the parent or guardian’s arrival. If you are unable to pick your camper, arrangements will be made with one of your emergency contacts.
  2. CPF employs a zero-tolerance policy for bullying. If it is found that a child is bullying another, they will be asked to leave camp immediately.

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