Camp Burt Shurly

This unique Title 1 Summer Campership Program at Dr. Burt R. Shurly Camp is located in Gregory, Michigan for Detroit Public Schools students ages 8–12.

At the camp students are afforded a six day overnight experience where Michigan certified teachers offer enrichment in Language Arts, Mathematics and Natural Science. Additional emphasis will be placed on socialization, character-building, self reliance and individual creativity.

Title 1 Funds are used to pay the full cost of the Camp Program. There is no cost to individual schools or parents.

Contact the Office of Science Education for more information.

(313) 873-1488

Requirements to attend

  • Student must attend a Title 1 Detroit Public School.
  • Student must be Title 1 eligible.
  • Student must have participated in a Title 1 reading and or math program this past school year.
  • Student must be between the age of 8 – 12.


Information for Campers, Parents and staff

Applications can also be obtained at a child’s school. Contact the Office of Science Education for more information at (313) 873-1488.