Camp Achva runs for 6 fun-packed weeks during the summer. In the summer of 2022, Camp Achva is offering two, 3-week sessions. Each session will be filled with weekly themed activities, dress up days, special events, and field trips. We invite our campers to get the most out of the camping experience and register for the full 6 weeks offered during the summer! Please note: Pozez JCC J-Family Household membership is required in order to attend camp. See below for our special summer camp membership pricing.
|Full Summer||June 27-August 5||$2,670|
|Session 1||June 27-July 15||$1,510|
|Session 2||July 18-August 5||$1,510|
|Kadima Social Skills Camp & Tikvah Life Skills Camp|
|Full Summer||June 27-August 5||$3,600|
|Session 1||June 27-July 15||$1,975|
|Session 2||July 18-August 5||$1,975|
Camp Achva is excited to work with Chef Joe Catering again this summer to offer families an opportunity to purchase lunch daily for their campers. All lunch purchases will go directly through Chef Joe Catering. Please visit their website www.chefjoecatering.com for more information.
Camp Achva is thrilled to offer transportation from two locations this summer: Beth El Hebrew Congregation in Alexandria, and Pozez JCC in Fairfax. Note that space on the bus is limited. Please register early to ensure a spot for your camper(s).
Full Summer Transportation Price: $600
Transportation Per Session Price: $300
Membership to the J includes access to our state of the art JFit Health Club, which includes a 25 meter indoor heated lap pool, HIIT studio, full court gymnasium, over 25 fitness classes offered weekly, eligibility to sign up for personal training (fees apply) as well as an outdoor turf area for functional fitness. Additionally, membership also includes recreational programs such as ping pong and cards and games.
Option 1: Summer Camp 2022 J-Family Membership
(Household: 2 adults and any children under the age of 22 that live with them)
$205 for membership beginning June 27th and auto-cancelling on August 5th
Option 2: J-Family Membership
(Household, 2 adults and any children under the age of 22 that live with them)
$29.00 Activation Fee
Call 703.537.3007 for current enrollment fee & membership rates
Continues Month-to-Month; Cancel at any time with 30-day’s notice
Priority Registration: Registrations are processed in the order in which they are received. Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Limited Enrollment: Each session has a fixed maximum number of campers that can be accommodated. Parents will be notified if they are put on a waitlist. For the safety of our campers, enrollment cannot be expanded beyond capacity. Please register early to ensure your placement. There is a separate waitlist for each camp group. Slots are filled as space becomes available per group. All programs are contingent upon minimum enrollment and adequate staffing.
Registration Fee: A $50, one-time per camper, non-refundable registration fee must accompany each registration.
Deposit: $250.00 per camper, non-refundable
Deposits & Tuition: Camp deposits and tuition are non-refundable. Any change in payment method must be submitted in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 26, 2022.
See Cancellation Policy below for more details. Total fees and required documents are due by May 2, 2022. Registrations received after May 2 must be accompanied by all documents and full payment upon receipt. A $250 deposit per child is required with each registration. Deposits will be applied towards total camp fees. Camp fees may be paid by check, payable to “Pozez JCC,” charged on VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express, or paid by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT). A 2% processing fee will be charged for all credit card transactions, and no fee if paid by check or EFT. Delinquent invoices (paid 7 days, or more, after the deadline) will be charged a 5% late fee. If your financial institution declines your EFT, or if a check is returned for insufficient funds, the JCC will assess a $50 fee. For more information, please contact Adi Eilat Crowley at Adi.Crowley@theJ.org or 703.537.3077.
Registration Changes: If a participant wishes to make changes to their registration after their registration has already been submitted, a $40 administrative fee will apply.
Cancellation Policy: Camp deposits, registration fees, and tuition are non-refundable. In the event a family must cancel their registration, a written request must be submitted to the Camp Director.
Financial Assistance: For further information related to financial assistance, please contact Adi Eilat Crowley at Adi.Crowley@theJ.org or 703.537.3077.
Camp Documents: All camp forms and documents MUST be submitted in full by May 2, 2022. Should you register after May 2, 2022, all forms and documents MUST be received in full at the time of registration. This includes ‘Proof of Birth’ and full School Entrance Health Form record of up-to-date immunizations (no exemptions to immunizations accepted). No camper is able to attend camp without up-to-date forms and necessary documents on file as per Virginia State Licensing.
Camp Life: Every effort will be made to ensure that campers are able to adjust to camp life, participate in scheduled activities, and accept direction from staff. If they are unable to adjust, they will be asked to withdraw at the discretion of the Director and in consultation with the parents.
On-Site Carpool Procedure: Carpool will operate daily for morning drop off and afternoon pick up. There will be temperature screenings each morning at drop off. Additional information regarding drop-off and pick-up procedures will be provided upon registration.
Registration Opens December 6
Main Office: 703.537.3092, CampAchva@theJ.org
Camp Achva Director
Anat Litwok, 703.537.3041
Camp Achva Assistant Director
Greg Feitel, 703.537.3061
School-Age Services Office Manager
Michael Mayer, 703.537.3062
Billing and Accounts Manager
Adi Eilat Crowley, 703.537.3077