Burn Brae's highly qualified staff members are experts at dealing with children as well as being expert in their own field. They are a trained and mature staff of outstanding teaching professionals and artist who are second to none. We have a camper staff ratio that averages 5:1. We care about each individual child and this caring is always evident in the relationship between campers and staff. Camper Advocates in the form of junior and senior camp advisors are on premises all day. Besides offering a supportive instructional environment, a no teasing/bullying policy is enforced where absolutely no physical or emotional egression is tolerated. Burn Brae is a warm, nurturing, non-competitive environment in which children can truly feel at home. Burn Brae Program Majors and Minors Campers ages 7 through 15 are grouped by age and choose their own classes and activities. We offer a wide selection of creative and performing arts classes as well as non-competitive sports, creative writing and computer, nature, and Red Cross swim instruction. Campers select one major (1-1/2 hours daily) and four minors (2 per day, 45 minutes each), as well as one morning sports elective. A morning Red Cross instructional swim, Campers ages 3-6 are divided by age and receive a group schedule, which includes all camp activities. We are known to have the finest staff of any camp in the tri-state area...and beyond! Beautiful safe property in a country setting located in a lovely and safe suburb.