Summer Camp Program


Academy at the Lakes invites all children in the Tampa Bay community age 3 -14 (rising 9th graders) to join us for a summer of adventure, sports, creativity, and friendships. Summer at the Lakes is conveniently located near many of north Tampa’s suburbs, including Land O’Lakes, New Tampa, Lutz, Odessa, Carrollwood, and Wesley Chapel.

Academy’s summer camp program includes dozens of offerings in sports, arts, academics, and enrichment. View our 2014 brochure for a sample of our programs.

  • Summer at the Lakes is open for 8 one-week sessions from June to the beginning of August
  • Camp hours are from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Extended care is available from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Campers can enroll in either full or half day sessions.

If you have any questions or would like to join our mailing list, please contact our camp director, Barbara Soulé, by email at:


View our 2014 brochure for a sample of our programs.

Full 2014 Summer Camp Brochure
2014 Registration Forms Only
2014 Camps-at-a-Glance Charts

About our camp directors:

Barbara Soule comes to us with 27 years of summer camp experience. Previously, she built and ran one of the largest day camps in Tampa. Barbara’s love of children and her enthusiasm for day camp is evident to all who know her. Barbara has taught school for 40 years and has a master’s degree in education.

Jenna Knoke, our Assistant Camp Director, has worked with Barbara Soulé for 10 years. She shares the same enthusiasm for summer camp and her love for children extends in to her daily work as an Academy at the Lakes Kindergarten teacher. Jenna is the Camp Invention© and Rec Camp director.