2018 Parent Info, Forms & Waivers

Welcome Home!

Thank you for choosing American Dance Training Camps! Whether you're a first-time family or a seasoned dance camp veteran, we are excited to welcome you to what will be an amazing summer.  

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality program for your family. At ADTC we offer a true summer camp experience with an even balance between dance and awesome recreational activities. Our goal is to make this page your best resource for everything you need to prepare for camp.

As camp approaches we will periodically send out email updates, so be sure to keep an eye out. Plus, we send out lots of updates via Facebook, so please click here to follow us. We can't wait to welcome your family to camp! If you have any questions, please feel free to call or email anytime.

See you soon!

~ The Staff at ADTC

Pre-Camp Checklist

Here is a list of things you need to do before camp:

And don't forget to follow us on Facebook for daily camp photos! Each and every day of camp our photographers are hard at work taking hundreds of pictures...at the end of the day we post these photos to our Facebook page.

For camp care packages, we recommend you check out Sealed With A Kiss

It's easy to send an email to your daughter while she's at camp! Simply use the address below for your ADTC location w/ the subject: "BUNK NOTE FOR (DAUGHTER'S NAME) - PLEASE PRINT/DISTRIBUTE" - please do not send an email before her camp session begins.

  • Lake Forest, IL: ILPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Squaw Valley, CA: CAPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Stratton Mountain, VT: VTPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Sparks Glencoe, MD: MDPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Black Mountain, NC: NCPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Winter Park, CO: COPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Austin, TX: TXPD@DanceADTC.com
  • Beaver Dam, WI: WIPD@DanceADTC.com

* Note: Parents will be required to sign waivers for activities that require them at check-in. If your child will be traveling alone to camp or getting a ride with a friend (or if you just want to be extra prepared before check-in), you can download, print & sign waivers & releases beginning June 15 - we will email you when they are available online.

Download Your Parent-Camper Handbook

handbookAll campers and parents should read each applicable section of our Parent-Camper Handbook. Inside you'll find everything you need to get ready for camp: how to minimize and handle potential homesickness, ADTC health policies, policies regarding cell phones & other technologies, check-in/out procedures, keeping in touch while your daughter is at camp, Friday Night Student Showcase information, sample schedules and ADTC camp policies.

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Blog Posts To Prepare You for Camp

We recommend checking out the following ADTC blog posts as you prepare for camp:

The Art of Clear Communication

June 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Who else thinks this world needs more authentic communication? We think so, too, and the great news is clear communication can begin with us.
Keep on reading!

  • 21st Century Success

Most Important Skill for 21st Century Success

March 7th, 2017|0 Comments

The most important skill for 21st century success has nothing to do with "IQ" - the surprising skill for an awesome 21st century life is taught at camp.
Keep on reading!

True Colors Personality Test

June 6th, 2016|0 Comments

We all have a unique cultural lens through which we view the world. Our goal at camp is to create an environment that values differences.
Keep on reading!

Move To Love – Zero Negativity!

June 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

We're launching the "Zero Negativity Challenge" this summer as a simple, unifying practice for both campers and staff. Goodbye negativity & fear!
Keep on reading!

  • Featured Happiness Lessons From Camp

Happiness Lessons from Camp

June 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

We believe happiness is a skill and not an in-born personality trait. And it's not a skill that most girls get to focus on enough during the school year.
Keep on reading!

  • Dance Camp Schedule Featured

Dance Camp Schedule

June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

At ADTC, we like to say that there really is no such thing as a "typical day" even though eery day includes dance, adventure, sun & summer fun.
Keep on reading!

  • Dance Camp Internet Policies Featured

Dance Camp Internet Policies

May 31st, 2016|0 Comments

Please read our dance camp internet policies and then review them with your daughter before check-in for her camp session.
Keep on reading!

  • Dance Camp Health Policies Featured

Dance Camp Health Policiies

May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Please get familiar with ADTC's Dance Camp Health Policies below. Remember, your camper's health forms are due June 15th.
Keep on reading!

  • Dance Camp Check-In Featured

Dance Camp Check-In

May 25th, 2016|0 Comments

We can't wait to welcome you to ADTC! Dance camp check-in is anytime between 2:00 and 4:00pm at each ADTC location.
Keep on reading!

  • Dance Camp Value Featured

The True Value of Dance Camp

May 23rd, 2016|1 Comment

We believe the true value of dance camp is not in the dance skills learned, but in the life lessons, memories, and self-esteem gained.
Keep on reading!

  • Cell Phone Detox Featured

Cell Phone Detox – The Camp Cure

May 20th, 2016|2 Comments

We believe that girls (well actually, all people) need a cell phone detox. Summer camp is a great excuse for all kids to unplug.
Keep on reading!

  • Homesickness Strategy Featured

Homesickness Strategy: Your Guide

May 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Most campers (and staff members!) experience some degree of homesickness during the beginning of dance camp. It's totally normal.
Keep on reading!

  • Prepare Your Daughter for Dance Camp

Prepare Your Daughter for Camp!

May 17th, 2016|0 Comments

We recognize that although your daughter is coming to camp, this is also a big deal for you. Here are 15 success secrets for parents!
Keep on reading!

Post-Camp Parent Survey

Thank you so much for a great week of dance camp! We'd SO appreciate it if you could take a few minutes to provide some feedback about your session - your feedback will make a positive impact on everything from the activities, food, apparel and dance classes we offer, to recognizing the efforts of our directors, teachers and counselors.

Click Here to Evaluate Your ADTC Experience!

We are continually striving to improve our camps. Your comments, complaints and suggestions are greatly appreciated! If there are any questions you cannot answer, please ask for input from your daughter. This quick survey should take just 3 - 5 minutes to complete.