J.A.B. (Jewish American Basketball) Specialty Camp is a week-long program run by former NBA player Joe Alexander, and NBA performance trainer Barak Swarttz at the J!
Players will be split into separate groups based on age where they will learn with and compete against players their own age and skill level. This includes 5-on-5 competition, 3-on-3 competition, and 1-vs-1 games. The campers will develop a strong bond with friends throughout the week, as well as bond with the mentor coaches and JCH camp counselors/trainers. The overall goal of the week is healthy, competitive, fun and refreshing learning. Under the auspices of Marks JCH Camp, Joe and Barak oversee the curriculum as well as the execution of each and every skill drill and team game.
Combined with Jewish education curriculum and hands-on experiential learning throughout the day,
J.A.B. Camp will be a safe, high energy, fast paced, fun, competitive environment that is sure to leave each camper with treasured memories and new friendships. For more information about the curriculum and Joe and Barak, please check out J.A.B. website.
August 21 – August 25, 2023
Fee – $600
Early Drop Off and Late Stay Available (8am-6pm)
– NBA Drills
– Pro Mindset
– Healthy competitive games
– Jewish Culture
– Instructional Swim
Marks JCH provides daily kosher lunch and 2 snacks. Yeladim also receives breakfast upon arrival. You can find a sample menu here. For children who prefer to bring their own food, a camp cooler is available. Please note that Marks JCH camp is peanut-aware but is NOT nut-free.
Our regular hours are 9am to 5pm. We accommodate the needs of working parents with extended hours from 8am to 6pm in Brooklyn.
Early Drop Off and Late Stay (8am-6pm): $80
Early Drop Off (8am-9am) or Late Stay (5pm-6pm): $50
A non-refundable deposit of $180 per child is required to secure registration. We accept all major credit cards. Full payment of all camp fees is required by June 1st, 2023. Failure to pay in full by that date will result in the automatic cancellation of your child’s enrollment in camp with a loss of all fees paid to date. Anyone registering after June 1st, 2023 is required to pay in full at the time of registration.
There will be no refunds or reductions of fees for days missed due to illness, absence, vacations, or change in family circumstances during the camp sessions unless closures are initiated by Marks JCH. Refunds, less the non-refundable deposit, will be issued for cancellations in writing received before April 3rd, 2023. No refunds will be made after April 3rd, 2023 for any JCH camp programs, due in part to pre-contracted services such as buses, staff, campground fees, and other accommodations. Marks JCH Camp reserves the right, after the due notification to parent or guardian, to suspend or expel any child from the day camp program in the event that he/she fails to comply with the rules and regulations of the Marks JCH Summer Day Camp, including additional safety regulations to mitigate the risks of COVID-19. Refunds, if any, will be at the sole discretion of the Marks JCH. For more information regarding all policies and procedures, please refer to the Marks JCH Summer Day Camp Parent Manual 2023.
A $50 per camper discount will apply for each additional camper in the same family. *Financial Aid recipients are not eligible for this discount.
Prospective eligible families may apply for a scholarship. To find out more information about applying for a scholarship, please contact the camp office at 718-943-6345. Please note that scholarships are not combinable with other discounts, such as sibling discounts and Early Bird special.
EMAIL | PHONE: 718-943-6345
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