Junior Fire Academy day camp is a chance for children to learn about some of the daily operations of the San Marcos Fire Department and have some fun in the process. The program is open to boys and girls, The elementary session is open to students ages 8 to 11 and the middle school session is open to students 11-14. It gives children an opportunity to interact with San Marcos firefighters and make friends with positive role models. The mission of the day camp is to instill camaraderie, servant-leadership, teamwork, self-confidence and citizenship.
Children are introduced to the different facets of firefighting and the equipment used in daily operations by members of the fire department. All campers receive a t-shirt, lunch and snacks free of charge.
Dates for Summer 2020 are: Session 1: June 15-19 Elementary Jr. Fire Academy (Grades 3,4,5) Session 2: June 22-26 Middle School Jr. Fire Academy (Grades 6,7,8)
REGISTRATION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2020 CAMPS UNTIL MAY 2020. IN MAY, A CITY OF SAN MARCOS FACEBOOK POST WILL BE RELEASED WHEN REGISTRATION OPENS.