Over 31,000 elders applied for Respond, Recover and Rebuild Elder Assistance. A $400 check will be mailed to elders directly, starting this week. For those elders in the reservation, a $1,200 payment will be made soon directly to utility companies. Questions: elders@cherokee.org

Education Services

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

Camp Cherokee

Camp Cherokee 2020 - Residential Camp - Canceled

Notice: Day and Residential camp scheduled in July at Heart O’ Hills are canceled at this time.

Camp Cherokee 2020 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 2020 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 2020 - Day Camps - Canceled

Notice: Day and Residential camp scheduled in July at Heart O’ Hills are canceled at this time.

All day camps scheduled for May, June, and July have been canceled.

Camp Cherokee 2020 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

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 2020?

Notice: Day and Residential camp scheduled in July at Heart O’ Hills are scheduled at this time.

DATE

LOCATION

CAMP TYPE

LOCATION

GRADES

SIZE 

DEADLINE 

July 27 – 30

Heart O’Hills

Day Camp

Welling, OK

1st - 6th

160

July 2

July 26-31

Heart O'Hills

Residential 

Welling, OK

7th - 12th 

100

July 2