Club SciKidz MD Elements for a Safe & Healthy Summer 2021

Updated 6/6/2021

Staff Training

  • Current state and local guidelines and all Club SciKidz MD policies & procedures
  • Training for cleaning and sanitizing classrooms.
  • Procedures for monitoring camper’s health and recognizing the symptoms of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.

Health Screenings

  • All staff and campers will be asked health screening questions regarding symptoms each morning.
  • Staff members will have their temperature taken daily upon arrival.
  • Anyone exhibiting new or worsening symptoms will not be admitted to camp and asked to stay home.
  • Our Health Plan advises when campers & staff need to go/stay home and when they may return after any illness.

Cleaning, Disinfecting & Handwashing

  • Staff and facility custodial staff will clean and disinfect classrooms and common areas daily.
  • Staff will disinfectant frequently touched surfaces throughout the day.
  • Staff and campers will be required to wash their hands and use sanitizer frequently, specifically before & after meals, before & after using shared materials, and between activities.
  • Posters will be displayed throughout the campus reminding all to use proper handwashing and healthy practices to stop the spread of germs.
Covid Safety Procedures

Symptom Action Plan

  • In the event that a camper or staff member becomes ill, our written Infectious Control Plan will be followed. The plan is based on CDC recommendations and MD Health Department guidelines and procedures.

Outdoor Fun

  • Weather permitting, we will prioritize and encourage staff to do as many activities outside as possible.
  • Masks will not be required as long as social distancing is possible, however campers and staff may choose to wear masks if they choose.

Contact Reduction

  • Camps will be capped at 15 campers per camp.
  • Three-foot social distancing will be followed as much as possible.
  • Activities requiring partners and the sharing of materials will be limited when possible.
  • All campers and staff (regardless of vaccination status) will wear face coverings/masks indoors.

CDC Updates

For the latest COVID updates, please go to:


During Summer 2020, Club SciKidz MD successfully ran COVID-free camps using our thorough policies and procedures. As summer gets closer, guidelines and best practices are bound to be revised and changed. The listed policies & procedures are our current policies & procedures. Please note that our policies & procedures are a living document, subject to change based on guidance and guidelines by the CDC, ACA, and state and local government. Information is current as of 6/6/2021.