Youth Academy 2020



We are pleased to announce the 3rd annual Bristol Police Youth Academy!

Registration begins June 19, 2020 and will close at 3:00 PM on July 31, 2020.

Space is limited to 26 registrants per 1 week camp (Two, 1-week camp sessions will run consecutively).

As of June 19, 2020 @ 12:24 PM Week 1 has been filled, we will continue to take wait list registrations for week I, and all registrations for week II. 

“Bristol Police Youth Academy” Session I will commence on Monday, August 17, 2020, and Session II will commence on Monday, August 24, 2020.

Daily hours for each session will be 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

This program will begin after Camp Poppasquaw concludes for the season; there will be no bus transportation offered, parents will have to arrange for transportation to and from the camp. All camp participants must bring a lunch daily. All participants must bring a water bottle and snacks to eat throughout the day.

Parents: Prior to completing the application, please take into consideration all factors that might affect your child’s non-participation, such as vaccinations, doctor’s appointments, etc. A waiting list will be created once the participation list reaches 26 registrants for each week.


Camp will run daily, rain or shine on the grounds of The Quinta-Gamelin Recreation Center. Applications must be received no later than July 31, 2020 as we anticipate that his course will fill up quickly.

This year's camp format will be different due to COVID-19 restrictions. Groups will be smaller in size, and campers will remain in their smaller groups for the duration of the camp. This camp will follow all guidelines set in place by the State of Rhode Island for COVID-19 safety precautions. .

                                                           covid-19 information 

All campers will be screened daily, and must complete a drop off check list, prior to the start of camp each day. No campers will be admitted to the camp who are experiencing a fever, or any symptoms of illness.A separate COVID-19 waiver will be sent to all camp registrants prior to the commencement of the camp.

To register, please complete the Registration form here: /FormCenter/Parks-Recreation-10/BRISTOL-POLICE-2020-YOUTH-ACADEMY-106