Summer Camp Basics

Everything you need to know about coming to J Camp – from schedules to transportation.

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The Basics

Week-long camps, Monday-Friday
Dates: Tuesday, June 21, through Friday, August 26, 2022 (no camp June 20 for Juneteenth or July 4 for Independence Day)
Ages: Pre-k through 10th grade in fall 2022 (children must be at least 4, or turning 4 in the month they attend)
Time: Camp runs from 9:30 am until 3:30 pm; Monday – Friday. For drop-off & pick-up times, see our FAQs
Location: All camps located at the Stroum JCC on Mercer Island unless otherwise noted.
Everyone is welcome.
COVID-19 vaccination is required for everyone ages 5+.

Discounts + Financial Assistance

Type DiscountDetails
Early Registration Discount10% offRegister by March 11, 2022, and save 10% on all camps.
4-Week Discount10% OffSave 10% when you sign up your camper for four or more weeks
of Camp Katan, Camp Kef, Sports Camp, J Camp at Luther
Burbank, or J Camp Minis at Luther Burbank. Discount eligible on those four weeks only.
New Family Discount$100 OffFamilies new to the J are eligible for a $100 discount on a minimum registration of three weeks per camper.
Need-based scholarshipsNeed-based scholarships for camp tuition are available,
based on a family’s ability to pay. Everyone who applies by the
deadline and qualifies will receive assistance. Applications
are due May 2, 2022. Learn more >>



Summer J Camp runs Monday-Friday, from 9:30 am to 4 pm, unless otherwise noted.

Week 1: June 26-30Week 6: July 31-Aug 4
Week 2: July 3-7 (no camp July 4)Week 7: Aug 7-11
Week 3: July 10-14Week 8: Aug 14-18
Week 4: July 17-21Week 9: Aug 21-25
Week 5:July 24-28

View/download the full grid below:



Core Camps - at SJCC
Camp Katan + Camp Kef
M: $370
G: $410
Core Camps - at SJCC
X Camp
M: $430
G: $470
Core Camps - at Luther Burbank Park
J Camp Minis, J Camp at Luther Burbank + Sports Camp
M: $370
G: $410
Specialty CampsM: $400
G: $440
Counselor in Training
(two-week sessions)
M: $370
G: $410
Art of Giving
(two-week session)
M: $800
G: $880
Wizard of Oz
(three-week session)
M: $1,200
G: $1,320
Extended Care
Mornings OR Afternoons
M: $85
G: $92
Extended Care
Mornings + Afternoons
M: $155
G: $170
Bus TransportationM: $150
G: $165
Luther Burbank Shuttle$20
M = SJCC members; G = guests (Rates are weekly unless otherwise noted.)
Get member rates! Learn more >>
Weeks 1 + 3 will be prorated; no camp on Monday, June 20 (Juneteenth) or Monday, July 4 (Independence Day)


Extended Care

Extend your child’s camp day with before- and after-camp care. Morning care is available from 7:30-9:30 am. Afternoon care from 4-6 pm. Register for extended care when you’re signing up for camp. Learn more >>


Bus Transportation

We’ll pick kids up in the morning and bring them back in the afternoon. Available from select locations. Learn more >>


Follow these steps to sign up for Summer J Camp, extended care, and transportation. If you have any questions contact Beth Rosen at

Work at J Camp

Looking for a summer job? We are looking for dedicated counselors and specialists who are eager to make a difference in the lives of our campers at Summer J Camp. Counselors work with kids ranging in age from pre-k to 10th grade. Whether you love sports, theater, cooking, science, or just having fun, you’ll love spending your summer working at the J!

View J Camp job openings >>Apply to work at J Camp >>


Have more questions that aren’t answered here? Check out our Summer J Camp FAQ for more >>

Get all the information you need for Summer J Camp. Check out the links for more, including a full listing of all our camp offerings.

Find Your Camp

From our classic camps like Katan and Kef, to specialty camps thanks to our many partners, there is a camp for everyone! Find your camp >>


Register for Summer J Camp through Camp Minder. Registration is still open!
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FAQs + More

Get all the basics about Summer J Camp, including our policies and procedures.
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Work at J Camp

We're looking for counselors, specialists and more to help make this summer great!
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