Riverside Local Schools
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6th Grade Camp


Forms due May 4th! 

Required Forms 

  • Download the I Love Camp packet. It contains general information, camp rules, packing list, camp schedule, requirements checklist, medical form and transportation form. Both the medical and transportation forms must be turned into the student's adviosry teacher by May 4th.

Medication taken at camp

If your child needs to take medication at camp, please complete the following steps: *** Please note that any child taking medications currently in the LaMuth clinic do not need to complete steps 2-5 below. We will bring those medications to camp for you. ****

  1. Make sure all required medications are listed on the medical form that has been signed by your child's doctor. The form should be turned into your child's Advisory teacher by May 4th. 
  2. You or your child need to stop in at the nurses office at LaMuth to pick up a medication envelope. 
  3. On the envelope, you must write your child's last/first name and list all medications included in the envelope.
  4. All medications must be placed in their original bottles/containers. The containers must be placed in the envelope and brought to camp by an adult.
  5. When you arrive to camp, please tell the check in staff that you have medication to drop off. They will instruct you where to park and you need to take the envelope containing the medications to the nurses station. DO NOT PUT ANY MEDICATIONS IN YOUR CHILD'S BAG!

Please call (440) 354-4394 and ask to speak with Mrs. Combs if you have any questions.

Camp Sessions

Session A (May 21-22): Students with last names A-L
Session B (May 23-24): Students with last names M-Z 

General Information

Hello Parents/Guardians and Future Campers!

Mrs. Vernon and Mrs. Combs are the 6th grade camp directors. Each year we work hard to put together a fun and unforgettable camp experience for LaMuth's 6th grade students. Below you will find basic information about camp. Please check this page for updates on camp throughout the year. 

When is camp? 
  • Camp week is Monday, May 21st through Thursday, May 24th. Group A will go Monday-Tuesday. Group B will go Wednesday-Thursday.

Where is camp?

  • Camp Whitewood in Windsor, Ohio. It is about a 30 minute drive from LaMuth.

How much does camp cost?

  • Camp is $155 and includes all meals, activities, and an I Love Camp t-shirt. 
  • The fee does NOT include transportation. You must be dropped off and picked up from camp.  
  • The Malley's Chocolate fundraiser will help pay your camp fee. 30% of your sales will go towards your fee.
  • Payment accepted between March 14th and March 23rd.  

Who goes to camp?

  • Any 6th grade student from LaMuth who: demonstrates good behavior, has an acceptable attendance record, pays the camp fee in full, turns in all required forms. 
  • Riverside juniors and seniors will serve as camp counselors.
  • LaMuth 6th grade teachers will teach the classes.

 Is there a nurse at camp?

  • There will be a nurse at camp the entire week. 
  •  A medical form will be sent home in March. Any student requiring prescription and/or over-the-counter medication must have a doctor’s signature on their form. We are legally not allowed to give medication to anyone without a doctor’s signature.
  • Students must turn in this form or they will not be allowed to go to camp.

What do you do at camp?

  • You will be divided into classes during the day. These classes include: fishing, boating, archery, BB guns, craft, wilderness survival, TEAM challenges, stream hike, science, cemetery study and recreation.  
  • In the evening you will have time to play games with your friends, shop at the gift shop and participate in skit night.  

Where do you sleep?

  • There are cabins with bunk beds to sleep on. On average, 7-12 students will be assigned to a cabin. Two counselors will stay with you in the cabin. 

Who do you share a cabin with?

  • In APRIL, you will get to write down the names of 2 friends you would like to be in a cabin with. THEY MUST BE GOING TO THE SAME SESSION YOU ARE. You are gauranteed to be in a cabin with at least one of them. Mrs. Vernon and Mrs. Combs will put the cabin groups together and post them in the cafeteria the week before camp.

What do you eat at camp?

  • There are Amish cooks at camp that will make all of your meals. Food is served family style in the dining hall. 
  • Please notify Mrs. Vernon and Mrs. Combs regarding any food allergies.  

What should I bring to camp?

  • Packing list- This list will also be in the I Love Camp packet and will be distributed closer to camp time.  

Can I bring a cell phone to camp?

  • No, you cannot bring cell phones, or any electronic devices, to camp unless there is a medically related need. Camp is not a safe environment for these items. 
  • If you would like to take pictures at camp, you can bring a disposable camera.  


Questions? Email us...
Director: Mrs. Vernon- monica.vernon@riversideschools.net 
Assistant Director: Mrs. Combs- amanda.combs@riversideschools.net