Camp Procedures

2019 Schedule

Our summer program will be seven weeks long running from June 3th until July 26th. There will be NO  Sports Camps held during the week of July 2nd to July 6th due to IHSAA rules that suspend any activity during this week for sanctioned sports. Enrichment camps will be suspended during that same week in observation of the July 4th holiday.

Summer Office Location

The summer office is located inside the A. K. Shiel Student Life Center (SLC) building. The Director of Summer Programs is in the office to answer questions from 7:30 AM -3:30 PM each day. The phone number for the summer office is 317-968-7413.  Messages are checked regularly should there be cause for the Director to be out of the office.

Drop-Off

Upon entering the campus from 56th Street and driving up the hill camper families will be welcomed by signs that direct them to thier specific camps.  All campers must be signed in by a parent or guardian. NOTE:  DO NOT DROP OFF YOUR CHILD WITHOUT COMING IN WITH THEM AND SIGNING THEM IN 

FOR ENRICHMENT CAMPERS:   Parents and Campers will need to follow signs and be escorted into the Student Life Center to be checked in daily.  All Enrichment campers grades K-12 must check in at the tables located inside the A.K. Shiel Student Life Center (SLC) building where they will welcomed and introduced to the camp instructor. The camp instructor or a TA (teaching assistant) will meet each camper and take them to the assigned location for their camp.

Basketball, Volleyball, and Cheer Campers: Parents and Campers will need to follow signs for those camps leading into the Welch Activitiy Center (WAC).  Once in the Welch Activity Center parents and campers will be greetedy by a member of the coaching staff who will check the camper in.

Football, Boys Soccer, Tennis and Softball Campers: Parents and Campers will need to follow signs for those camps leading to the Cathedral Athletic fields.  You will find a check in table hosted by a member of the coaching staff will greet you at the Camp location.  

Wrestling Campers:  Parents and Campers will need to check in with at the Student Life Center (SLC).  Follow signs that lead you to the Enrichment Camps and you will be greeted by a member of the staff who will escort the campers to the Hasbrook Wrestling Building.

Baseball Campers:  NOTE: This Camp is not hosted at Cathedral's Campus.  Baseball Campers will need to be taken to Brunette Park– Cathedral's New Off Campus Athletic Facility.  This is the Cathedral Baseball Complex and is not located on the Cathedral Campus.  This location is 6 miles east from Cathedral's Campus.  The address is 9802 Little League Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46235.  Parents and Campers will need to check in at the Fields with a member of the coaching staff.

Girls Lacrosse Campers: NOTE: This Camp is not hosted at Cathedral's Campus.  Girls Lacrosse Campers will need to be taken to St. Matthew Parish Athletic Field which is located at the corner of 56th Street and Binford Blvd (4100 E 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46220).  This location is 1 mile west on 56th Street from Cathedral's Campus.  Parents and Campers will need to check in at the Field with a member of the coaching staff.

Girls Soccer Campers: NOTE: This Camp is not hosted at Cathedral's Campus.  Girls Soccer Campers will need to be taken to Lawrence Park which is located off of Herbert Road behind the Fincance Center in Fort Benjamin Harrison (5301 N Franklin Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46226).  This location is 3 miles east on 56th Street from Cathedral's Campus.  Parents and Campers will need to check in at the Field with a member of the coaching staff.

Pick Up

Pick up procedures for all Enrichment Camps is at 11:30 AM and 3:30 PM

Sports Camps pick up times vary. 

Each day, campers will be dismissed to the A. K. Shiel Student Life Center (SLC) building at 11:30 a.m. or 3:30 PM. For safety reasons, parents will not be allowed to park on the circle to pick up campers. Campers will be waiting in the SLC.  At the end of the week campers will leave camp with a Camp Cathedral T-shirt (One shirt per camper -per summer).

Before/After Care

Before Care (7:30 – 8:00 AM): for all Enrichment and On Campus Athletic Camps 
Arrangements must be made to drop off campers between 7:30 and 8:00 AM prior to the beginning of the weekly camp. Campers must be signed in by a parent or guardian in the front lobby of the Student Life Center. Before-Care is an added $50.00 charge to the weekly camp fee. Arrangements for this service can be made by calling the camp office 317-968-7413.

After Care (4:00-5:00 PM): for all Enrichment and On Campus Athletic Camps
Arrangements must be made to pick up campers between 4:00 and 5:00 PM prior to the beginning of the weekly camp. Campers must be signed out by a parent or guardian in the front lobby of the A.K. Shiel Student Life Center (SLC) building at the sign-out table. After care is an added $75.00 charge to the weekly camp fee. Arrangements for this service can be made by calling the camp office 317-968-7413.

Lunch Bunch

Supervised "Lunch Bunch" Procedure: for all Enrichment and On Campus Athletic Camps
Camp Cathedral does not provide lunches for purchase, although there are vending machines for a snack or a drink.  Camp Cathedral does provide supervision of a Lunch Hour in the Student Life Center.  Campers must bring their own lunches and drinks from home.  Refrigeration will be made available for campers who choose to bring lunches and drinks from home. Refrigeration space is LIMITED so please send sack lunches in paper bags or soft-sided coolers…NO large plastic coolers. Campers who will be gone on a full day field trip MUST bring a lunch from home unless the camp has incorporated a stop at a restaurant; in that case a camper should have money for lunch.

Weather Related Issues

Weather-Related/Emergency Cancellations: 
If Camp Cathedral must be closed for any reason, the camp closing will be announced.  Please check the CampCathedral.com website for any updates.  Camp Cathedral will send out an email to the email address for each camper on file.  If time does not permit this to happen, the staff will attempt to contact you by phone or advise you of the situation as you arrive for drop-off.
 

Field Trip

Field Trip Note: 
Waivers for certain field trips are required prior to the date of the field trip. This is automatically generated when applying online. For those registering using a brochure, please be sure to check the Field Trip Waiver box and sign. All campers who leave Cathedral High School’s campus must wear the brightly colored ID bracelets provided by the program. This will help to identify the group while at the pool, museum, or outing. The campers will return the bracelets to their instructor when they arrive back on campus.

Refund Policy

PLEASE NOTE:  

Camp Cathedral reserves the right to change or cancel any course, clinic, or program. Efforts will be made to assign the campers affected by such a change or cancellation to other available programs unless directed not to do so by the family. A complete refund will be given in those cases where other program placement is not at all possible. There will be NO REFUNDS if a camper withdraws from any of our summer programs after May 31, 2019. Prior to that date, a refund, less $10 processing fee, will be granted.