ESF Camps (Education, Sports and Fun) is an award-winning family of camps founded in 1982 by Haverford alumni Bill and Michael Rouse.
ESF features eight different camp experiences offering over 60 activities for boys and girls ages 3 to 15. The ESF experience includes an all-adult and experienced staff; The Haverford School’s excellent grounds and facilities; cutting-edge, character-building curriculum; an award-winning aquatics program and an unwavering commitment to safety.
ESF offers 1-9 week options from June 19-Aug. 18, 2017. The camp day runs from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with an optional extended day program available from 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
A fun-filled first-camp experience for our littlest campers including musical adventures, water play, sports and more!
Top-notch instruction and game play for all skill levels across 11 sports, with 2-3 different sports played each day. Daily swimming is offered.
Specialty camps for varied grades and interests. Hands-on, real world experiences, unique paths to choose. Program offerings include technology and STEM-based programs, science with The Franklin Institute, digital filmmaking, fashion design, musical theater and more.
Our Red Cross certified lifeguards and instructors help campers develop life skills while learning to swim confidently in a safe and fun environment.
Includes daily swim instruction and exciting hands-on activities in art, science, drama and more for a well-rounded summer camp experience and pure fun.
Offers art, swimming, sports, martial arts, archery skills, fencing and “True Life Adventures” into the worlds of outdoor adventure, drama, digital photography, cooking, filmmaking, music production and more.
Choose from a variety of technology camps for a hands-on experience that allows for imagination, exploration and fun. The line-up of camps includes Minecraft, Robotics, Game Design and more!
Sharpen your business skills and build an entrepreneurial mindset and foundation to become an innovative leader and design thinker.
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Individual and group instruction with match play. Continuous improvement for all skill levels. Full day, morning and afternoon sessions available.
The fun and learning continues with Club OT, our extended day program. After camp clinics, private swim lessons, academic tutoring and sports instruction are also offered.