NextGen Leaders Camp has two tracks:

Little Leaders
(Rising Kindergarteners -6 years old)

Growing Leaders
(Ages 7-12 years old)

Each week of NextGen Leaders Camp starts with a daily Morning Meet-up, highlighting one of the 7 Mindsets and Scriptures NextGen Leaders follow.

Cost to attend NextGen Leaders Camp is below market rate to make it more affordable for parents.

Weekly Rate

 
$ 220
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4 Week Package

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$ 720
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$ 1,400
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Cornerstone’s NextGen Leaders Campers learn that when leaders of every age trust in the LORD with all their hearts; and lean not on their own understanding but in their ways acknowledge Him, He directs their path! Proverbs 3:5-6

At Every Age…Leaders Create a Spark….Leaders Never Stop Learning….Leaders Are Creative….
Leaders Are Curious…Leaders Are Strong in Mind, Body and Spirit…

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Week 1 - Little Leaders - Everything is Possible

During the first week of the summer camp at Rosa Valdez Early Learning Center, students will dive into the exciting theme of "Everything is Possible." The week is packed with engaging activities and opportunities for personal growth. Here's a glimpse of what the week has in store:

Monday kicks off with a craft session where campers get to stencil their names on white camp T-shirts, adding a personal touch to their summer wardrobe. On Tuesday, the focus turns to cooking as the kids celebrate Dairy Month by making delicious homemade ice cream alongside their peers.

Throughout the week, the campers will have the chance to attend chapel sessions, fostering a sense of spirituality and reflection. They will also get to witness a drama production performed by older campers, inspiring them through the creative expressions of their peers.

Friday brings the excitement of Fun Friday Activity, which promises to be a memorable and enjoyable experience for all participants. Campers are encouraged to wear their camp T-shirts and embrace the camp spirit.

In addition to the specific activities, the daily schedule includes a variety of center rotations to keep the campers engaged and entertained. They will have the opportunity to explore different areas such as the outdoor SPARK station, STEM Center, Art Center, Creative Play Center, and Literacy Center. These rotations expose them to a wide range of educational and hands-on experiences, encouraging their curiosity and fostering a love for learning.

Throughout the week, there will be mindful moments where campers can engage in activities that promote mindfulness and positive thinking. These moments include listening to a story about the theme of "Everything is Possible," tending to the garden, and engaging in discussions about the potential and possibilities in their lives.

Overall, the first week of the summer camp at Rosa Valdez Early Learning Center promises to be a dynamic and enriching experience for young students, as they explore various activities, foster their creativity, and develop a growth mindset.

Week 2 - Little Leaders - Passion First

Welcome to Week 2 of the Rosa Valdez Summer Camp, where your child's summer adventure continues! This week's activities are designed to engage their creativity, nurture their passions, and foster a mindful mindset. Here's what we have planned:

Monday starts with a fun craft session where campers get to add Week 2 colors to their camp T-shirts, making them unique and vibrant. On Tuesday, it's time for some culinary exploration as the kids learn to make a delicious tropical fruit salad during our Cooking with Kids activity.

Throughout the week, we prioritize spiritual growth with chapel sessions, providing a meaningful and reflective experience for campers. They will also have the opportunity to attend a drama production performed by our older campers, inspiring them through the creative expressions of their peers.

Friday is all about excitement and fun! Campers are encouraged to wear their camp T-shirts and join in the engaging activities during our Fun Friday session.

In addition to these specific activities, the daily schedule includes mindful moments and center rotations to keep the campers engaged and stimulated. They will enjoy a mindful moment centered around a story about Passion First, promoting the importance of pursuing their interests and dreams. Tending to the garden allows campers to connect with nature and learn about the environment. There will also be discussions about what matters most to them, encouraging self-reflection and self-expression.

The center rotations provide diverse experiences in the outdoor SPARK station, STEM Center, Art Center, Creative Play Center, and Literacy Center. These rotations allow campers to explore their interests, develop new skills, and foster a love for learning.

At Rosa Valdez Summer Camp, we strive to create an environment where your child can grow, discover their passions, and embrace a mindful approach to life. Join us for Week 2, where we continue to provide an enriching and enjoyable experience for your child.

Week 3 - Little Leaders - We Are Connected

Week 3 of the Rosa Valdez Summer Camp is filled with engaging activities to inspire your child's curiosity and promote a sense of connection. Here's what we have in store:

Campers kick off the week by adding vibrant Week 3 colors to their camp T-shirts during our exciting craft session. On Tuesday, they will explore the world of cooking with kids, focusing on delicious and nutritious veggies.

Chapel sessions provide a meaningful and reflective experience for campers, while attending a drama production by older campers ignites their imagination and appreciation for the performing arts.

Get ready for a fantastic Fun Friday activity that will keep your child entertained and excited!

Throughout the week, campers will wear their camp T-shirts proudly and enjoy the Mindsets Video of the Week. They will participate in mindful moments, including a captivating story about how we are all connected. Tending to the garden allows campers to develop an understanding of nature and their place within it. Engaging in an activity about our connections further reinforces this concept of unity.

The center rotations continue to provide a range of experiences in the outdoor SPARK station, STEM Center, Art Center, Creative Play Center, and Literacy Center. Campers will have the opportunity to explore, learn, and express their creativity in these diverse environments.

Join us for Week 3 of the Rosa Valdez Summer Camp, where your child will enjoy a week of creative exploration, mindfulness, and a deeper understanding of our interconnected world.

Week 4 - Little Leaders - Accountability Matters

Week 4 of the Rosa Valdez Summer Camp promises a week filled with exciting activities to promote healthy habits and strengthen accountability. Here's what's in store:

Campers will start the week by adding vibrant Week 4 colors to their camp T-shirts during a fun craft session. On Tuesday, they'll explore the world of cooking by making homemade yogurt, focusing on nurturing a healthy tummy.

Chapel sessions provide a meaningful and reflective experience, while attending a drama production by older campers sparks their imagination and appreciation for the performing arts.

Get ready for an exciting Fun Friday activity that will bring laughter and joy to all!

Campers will proudly wear their camp T-shirts and enjoy the Mindsets Video of the Week. Mindful moments will revolve around stories of accountability, emphasizing the importance of taking responsibility for one's actions. Tending to the garden allows campers to connect with nature and engage in nurturing activities. An activity about counting on each other promotes teamwork and mutual reliance.

The center rotations continue to offer a variety of experiences, including outdoor SPARK, STEM Center, Art Center, Creative Play Center, and Literacy Center. Campers will have the opportunity to explore, learn, and express their creativity in these diverse environments.

Join us for Week 4 of the Rosa Valdez Summer Camp, where your child will embark on a journey of healthy habits, accountability, and meaningful connections.

Week 5 - Attitude Gratitude

Experience an empowering Week 5 at the Next Generation of Leaders Summer Camp! Designed to ignite young minds and cultivate leadership abilities, this week is brimming with captivating activities:

  • Monday: Campers engage in team-building exercises, fostering communication and collaboration skills.
  • Tuesday: Embark on an exciting adventure as we delve into problem-solving activities that nurture critical thinking and unleash creativity.
  • Wednesday: Inspiring guest speakers, accomplished leaders in their fields, share valuable insights and inspire campers with their success stories.
  • Thursday: Unleash the leader within! Campers participate in leadership workshops and activities, honing decision-making and leadership capabilities.
  • Friday: The week culminates in a showcase of the campers' leadership projects, celebrating their growth and achievements.

Throughout the week, campers engage in thought-provoking discussions, boost self-confidence, and forge lasting bonds. Our experienced staff is dedicated to fostering the next generation of leaders within a supportive and inclusive environment.

Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity for your child to cultivate essential leadership skills. Enroll them in Week 5 of the Next Generation of Leaders Summer Camp and witness their remarkable growth!

Week 6 - Live to Give - Little Leaders

Get ready for an incredible Week 6 at the NextGen Leaders Summer Camp, where your child's leadership journey continues to unfold! This week is designed to inspire, empower, and elevate their leadership skills. Here's a glimpse of what's in store:

  • Monday: Campers dive into the world of effective communication and learn essential public speaking techniques to confidently express their ideas.
  • Tuesday: It's all about teamwork and collaboration as campers engage in exciting group challenges and problem-solving activities.
  • Wednesday: Our guest speakers, distinguished leaders from various industries, share their expertise and motivate campers to dream big and reach for the stars.
  • Thursday: Campers delve into the art of decision-making and explore strategies to make informed choices while considering different perspectives.
  • Friday: The week culminates with a leadership showcase, where campers present their innovative projects and demonstrate their newfound leadership abilities.

Throughout the week, campers engage in thought-provoking discussions, participate in leadership workshops, and build meaningful connections with their peers. Our experienced team of mentors provides guidance and support, nurturing the leadership potential within each camper.

Don't miss out on this transformative experience for your child. Enroll them in Week 6 of the NextGen Leaders Summer Camp and witness their growth as they become the leaders of tomorrow!

Week 7 - The Time is Now

Experience an exciting Week 7 at our summer camp, filled with colorful activities and valuable health resources for the whole family! Here's a sneak peek of what's in store:

  • Monday: Campers unleash their creativity by adding Week 7 colors to their camp T-shirts and dive into a delightful cooking adventure. They'll learn about eating a rainbow and create unicorn noodles.
  • Tuesday: Engage in a meaningful chapel session and witness the impressive drama production by our older campers, showcasing their talents.
  • Wednesday: Family matters! It's a special day dedicated to back-to-school preparations and health. Join us for a health fair offering vaccinations, eye exams, dental check-ups, haircuts, free backpacks, a veggie market, VPK sign-ups, and more at Twin Lakes.
  • Thursday: Wear your camp T-shirts and get ready for a mindful moment filled with a motivating story about avoiding procrastination. Campers will tend to the garden and participate in an activity to learn the importance of getting things done.
  • Friday: Center rotations continue with outdoor SPARK, STEM activities, art exploration, creative play, and literacy centers, keeping campers engaged and learning in various domains.

Throughout the week, campers will have fun, gain valuable health resources, and develop a proactive mindset. Our dedicated team is committed to creating a safe and enriching environment for all campers.

Enroll your child for Week 7 at our summer camp and join us for a vibrant and health-focused experience!

Week 8 - I Am Strong... I Am Smart... I Am a Leader

Get ready for an action-packed and memorable Week 8 at our summer camp! This week is all about adventure, exploration, and fostering a spirit of discovery. Here's what's in store:

  • Monday: Campers embark on an exciting outdoor adventure, engaging in team-building activities and exploring nature's wonders. They'll learn the importance of collaboration and develop their problem-solving skills.
  • Tuesday: It's time for a creative exploration! Campers will dive into various art forms, unleashing their imagination and expressing their unique talents through painting, sculpting, and other artistic endeavors.
  • Wednesday: Let's ignite the scientist within! Campers will delve into the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) through hands-on experiments, engineering challenges, and interactive learning experiences.
  • Thursday: Get ready for an exhilarating sports day! Campers will participate in friendly competitions, team sports, and physical activities that promote fitness, coordination, and sportsmanship.
  • Friday: The week concludes with a grand celebration of achievements and talents. Campers will showcase their accomplishments from the week, whether it's a science project, artwork, a sports demonstration, or a special performance.

Throughout the week, campers will engage in mind-expanding activities, develop their creativity and problem-solving abilities, and build lasting friendships. Our dedicated team of counselors and instructors are committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all campers to thrive.

Don't miss out on this exciting Week 8 at our summer camp! Enroll your child now and let them embark on a journey of adventure, exploration, and personal growth.

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Rosa Valdez Center
1802 North Albany Avenue
Tampa, FL 33607

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Tampa, FL 33677

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