Summer Knights Camps Begin in
132 days, 18h 41m 52s

Featured Camps

  • Athletics
  • Week 1 (June 17-20)
  • Week 5 (July 22-25)
Summer Knights - Football Camp

Looking for the best summer camp experience in St. Mary's County? Then, join us at St. Mary's Ryken where Summer Knights campers have the best summer camp experience! 

St. Mary's Ryken offers summer camps conveniently located in St. Mary's County in the heart of Leonardtown, Maryland. The beautiful waterfront location on the St. Mary's Ryken campus allows us to offer a variety of indoor and outdoor camps for students in grades 3-12. St. Mary's Ryken camps are taught by St. Mary's Ryken faculty and coaches with help from student volunteers. 

Summer Knights camps offer your children co-ed academic, athletic and enrichment camps beginning on June 17. 

Each week St. Mary's Ryken Summer Knights campers have the option to add on Early Knight or Afternoon Knight activity camps from 7:30-9 a.m or 3:30 - 5 p.m. Please see the camp registration page for more information. 

Summer Knights at St. Mary's Ryken provide students with the unique opportunity to explore specialty camps to learn a valuable skill, talent or take their sport to the next level! 

All Summer Knights St. Mary's Ryken camps are Monday - Thursday (except for sailing camp). 

New Summer Knights Camps in 2019: Food Truck Frenzie, Babysitting/CPR, Softball and STEM-istry camps!

Sign up early! These popular camps are back again this year! Basketball, cooking, football, lacrosse, photography, painting, soccer, sailing and more! 

Summer Knights is the Best Summer Camp Experience for your family! 

Summer Knights mission is to cultivate discovery and creativity by encouraging the exploration of academic, athletic and enrichment endeavors in a safe and fun learning environment.


Before/After Care

Do you offer before / after care?

We offer an early morning (7:30-9:00 a.m.) and late afternoon (3:30-5:00 p.m.) activity camps. Space is limited. Please register for these camps when you register for your child’s main camps.

Payment Policies

Payment, Refunds, and Cancellations Policies

Program fees are payable at the time of registration either with a credit card or with a payment plan option. Payment plan options require a 20% deposit, payable by check.

Campers may withdraw from a program and a refund will be issued in the form of check (less a $75.00 withdrawal fee) until May 30. Program fees will NOT be refunded after May 30, 2019.

If you need to cancel, please contact Summer Knights to discuss transferring into a different program before canceling.

Program fees will be fully refunded if SMR does not run the program. Families will be notified two weeks in advance if a program has to be canceled.

For more information, please contact our summer programs office at

Medication Policy

Medication Policy

Per the Maryland Department of Health, the only medication allowed at camps are emergency medications (EpiPens and Inhalers). Parents must provide an authorization form, which must be completed by a students primary health care provider, including day of camp registrations. Forms must be submitted to Summer Knights for approval the Wednesday before the first day of camp.

Read the Medical Adminstration Authorization Form

  1. Summer Knights is celebrating its 10th season of providing athletic, academic and enrichment camps.

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Contact Us

Questions?  Ask our Summer Knights team!

Crystal Dunkin

Crystal Dunkin

Camp Director
Annette Bennett

Annette Bennett

David Hayes MS, ATC, LAT

David Hayes MS, ATC, LAT

Athletic Trainer
Maria Perham

Maria Perham

Attendance Officer
Amanda Ripple MS, LAT, ATC, PAM

Amanda Ripple MS, LAT, ATC, PAM

Athletic Trainer
Tessa Silvestro

Tessa Silvestro

Activity Camp Instructor