Overnight Camp Enrollment Now Open!
Enrollment for remaining programs begins January 4, 2019.

NW Washington, DC

St. Albans School & National Cathedral School

At Headfirst Summer Camps, we design our programs and curriculums to inspire each camper’s personal best — whether it’s in Multi-Sport Camp, Day Camp or STEM. At our camps at St. Albans & National Cathedral School in NW Washington, DC, campers age 3 to 13 tap into the power of play to discover their gifts, explore new interests and make the most of every day. Supported by dynamic counselors and a proven curriculum, Headfirst campers enjoy the journey to realize their potential.

Let us help you design the perfect summer at our NW Washington, D.C. location.

Contact us at (202) 625-1921.

National Cathedral

Available Programs

Overnight Camp - Sleepaway Camp in Virginia

Overnight Camp

The best of both worlds – the fun and traditions of an overnight camp, but with shorter stays and the convenience of being close to home. Our five-day program is the only one in the DC metro area that allows campers to mix and match their electives to create their ideal experience.

Ages: Rising 4th – 6th Grade

Locations: Rising 4th – 6th Grade

Half-day summer camp for 3 year olds and 4 year olds


Half Day Half-day Junior Day Campers enjoy art, music, sports and STEM activities, as well as instructional swim lessons and all-camp meetings, in this great half day introduction to summer camp.

Ages: Pre-K & Younger
Hours: 9am – 12pm

Locations: Bethesda, MD & NW Washington, DC

Summer Day Camps for 3 year olds and 4 year olds


Full Day Junior day campers participate in a range of activities in their own group like art, music, swimming and STEM, with an emphasis on creative exploration, building independence and school readiness.

Ages: Pre-K & Younger
Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: All

Best Summer Day Camps


Summer is all about exploration! Day campers rotate through a variety of activities like art, sports, music, swimming and STEM, while enjoying creative projects and team challenges related to the week’s story and theme.

Ages: Rising K – 1st Grade
Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: All
*Ages vary by location

STEM summer camps for kids


In addition to learning new skills and technology related to various STEM themes – such as Coding, Robotics, Physics and Forensics – this cutting-edge camp also focuses on problem-solving, creativity and collaboration, making it a fun and interactive experience.

Ages: Rising K – 6th Grade
Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: All

Innovators Inc - Headfirst STEAM summer camp for kids


All new in 2019! This STEAM-based camp dives deep into a different story and theme each week, creating a world where campers must learn and experiment together in order to solve a final team challenge. Each week includes a related field trip to help bring the theme to life.

Ages: Rising 2nd – 6th Grade*
Hours: 9am-3pm

Locations: All
*Ages vary by location

Multi-sport summer camps for kids - sport camps in DC, Bethesda, Alexandria and Oakton

Multi-Sport Camp

All skill levels and abilities are welcome in this fun and fast-paced program! Campers play multiple sports and games each day, and work to win both personal and performance points on the Headfirst Scoreboard.

Ages: Rising K – 6th Grade*
Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: All
*Ages vary by location

Basketball Summer Camps

Basketball Camp

Headfirst Basketball Camp, located at our NW Washington, DC location, focuses on both individual and group skills and techniques in a fun and energetic atmosphere. This fun and fast-paced camp is coached by St. Albans’ own O.J. Johnson.

Ages: Rising 2nd – 7th
Grade Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: NW Washington, DC

Soccer summer camps for kids

Soccer Camp

Headfirst Soccer Camp, located at our NW Washington, DC location, is a supportive atmosphere for players of all experience levels who enjoy positive coaching, skill development and healthy competition in an environment of fun and growth.

Ages: Rising K – 5th Grade
Grade Hours: 9am – 3pm

Locations: NW Washington, DC