“Nobody cares more about my child than the staff at Buckley.  What more could a mom want?” – Camp Parent, New York City


Buckley Day Camp offers one of the highest staff to child ratios in the camping industry. With an overall ratio of approximately 1 staff to every 3 campers, we ensure that the needs of each camper and his/her family are met daily.

Did you know:

  • Our retention rate for staff is over 65%.  We continue to bring back the right staff each summer whose goal is to make each child’s experience at Buckley special.
  • Each of our groups are led by a certified teacher and/or mature adult currently pursuing a graduate degree in education or similar field.
  • Most of our counselors are former campers at Buckley.  They keep coming back each summer because of their passion and dedication to the camp that gave them so much.
  • Our specialty areas are led by professionals in the field, including: Tennis with Sportime in Roslyn, National Circus Project, and the Studio of Performing Arts and Dance.
  • Our leadership team has a mix of educators, social workers and professionals with over 100 years experience in day and resident camps.  Click here to meet our Leadership Team.

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