Education Services

918-453-5000 ext. 5341
education@cherokee.org
17675 S. Muskogee Ave Tahlequah, OK 74464

Camp Cherokee

Camp Cherokee 2019 - Residential Camp

Notice: All camps are full for Summer 2019.

Camp Cherokee 2019 Residential Camp is an enriching academic experience for Cherokee Nation students entering grades 7 through 12. The camp will include classes in the areas of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) as well as cultural activities.  Students will be placed in a core class based on the ranking of their areas of interest, as designated on their application. Evening hours will provide time for recreation, enrichment, and large camp events. Students must have a Cherokee Nation Citizenship Card.

Camp Cherokee 2019 Residential Camp will be held at Heart O’ Hills Camp and Conference Center, at Welling, Oklahoma. There is no cost to attend this overnight camp. Space is limited so early applications will receive preference.


Camp Cherokee 2019 - Day Camps

Notice: All camps are full for Summer 2019.

Camp Cherokee 2019 Day Camps are an academic experience for Cherokee Nation students. The camps will include classes in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) that will engage students’ minds and develop their curiosity in new areas. Cherokee students entering grades 1 through 6 are eligible to participate in a day camp in their local area. Each afternoon will be filled with group recreation and enrichment activities. Students must have a Cherokee Nation Citizenship Card.


The application must be filled out online by the deadline listed on the application.

Phone: (918) 453-5224

Email: camp@cherokee.org

Frequently Asked Questions

My child has an appointment during the week; can they still attend if they miss all or part of a day?

Please do not make appointments during the week of camp.

Will campers need to bring bug spray and sunscreen?

The nursing staff will have a supply of both bug spray and sunscreen available.

Does my child need swimsuits and towels?

Yes. Dwight Mission and Heart O'Hills locations will have swim time every afternoon.  Students will have time to change clothes before a swim and before pick up. Nowata, Kansas and Rogers State locations will also have swim/water-times.

What are the camp locations and dates for 2019?

Notice: All camps are full for Summer 2019.

DATE

LOCATION

CAMP TYPE

LOCATION

GRADES

SIZE 

DEADLINE 

May 28 – MAy 31   

Dwight Mission

Day Camp

Vian, OK

1st - 6th

60

May 3

May 28 – May 31

Rogers State University

Day Camp

Claremore, OK

1st - 6th

100

May 3

May 28 - May 31

Nowata Schools

Day Camp

Nowata, OK

1st - 6th

60

May 3

June 11 – 14

Kansas Schools

Day Camp

Kansas, OK

1st - 6th

60

May 17

June 11 - 14 Stilwell Schools Day Camp Stilwell, OK 1st - 6th 60 May 17

July 22 – 25

Heart O’Hills

Day Camp

Welling, OK

1st - 6th

160

June 28

July 21-26

Heart O'Hills

Residential 

Welling, OK

7th - 12th 

100

June 28