Welcome to Rockwall, Texas!

  • Select evenings off at some sessions.
  • Fun attractions at the harbor within walking distance
  • Mini fridges in every room
  • Camp held indoors
  • 1st session is a Traditional NCA camp for JH and MS teams only. Cheers, chants, stunts, dances, and more. Team bonding and competition is also included.
  • 2nd session is a Traditional NCA Camp for JH and HS teams.
  • 3rd session is a Leadership camp. NCA Leadership camps offer in-depth training on individual and team leadership skills. This curriculum is woven into every area of the camp experience through fun, thought-provoking activities and team bonding. Teams focus on practical leadership, goal setting and creating a vision for being difference makers. Personalized pep rally routine for each team.
  • 4th session is for Christian schools only. Daily devotionals / Christian Leadership and worship led by NCA staff. Personal journals provided to each athlete. Personalized pep rally routine for each team.
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Amy Miller, at amiller@varsity.com

Location Tips

  • Bring your own food for breakfast and breaks. Fresh fruit, granola bars and peanut butter are a good, healthy source of energy! – Kacie
  • Mascots, remember to bring your character. Get ready for skits and fun activities! – Ariel
  • The pool is nice and relaxing after a busy camp day. Remember to pack a swimsuit! – Katie
  • The Leadership camp is a great way to kick off your new team! – Jenna

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Testimonials from Camp

"'NCA Staff is amazing. And, the fact that we're in a nice hotel overlooking the lake makes the overall experience even better.'" Coach Rachel
"'Love the curriculum – stunts, cheers, chants, pyramids and camp schedule!'" Coach Tracy
"'We loved our instructor and the fact that he was working with us the entire camp! He was able to meet our particular needs based on our skills. Overall, this was an amazing experience for us and probably the BEST camp we’ve been to!'" Coach Ashley

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme

It’s all about the JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp!

This summer we are exploring the invaluable roles cheerleaders play in their communities as athletes, ambassadors, crowd leaders, entertainers and spirit raisers. Not only will the journey at NCA Summer Camp be fun-filled and educational, but also lead to self-discovery so your athletes can return to their peers as empowered respectful leaders. What will you discover on your #JourneyWithNCA?

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Cheer Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Fun Day Outfit – see below for ideas on what to wear!
  • Game Day Props such as poms, signs, megaphones and flags

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What to Wear

We are going on a JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp to explore what makes us great! Discover the importance of respect, hard work, encouragement, confidence and just having fun. Speaking of fun, here are some outfit ideas to plan for FUN DAY at camp:

• Take flight as PILOTS

• Set sail as SAILORS

• Shoot for the stars as ASTRONAUTS

• Stay on track as TRAIN CONDUCTORS

• Explore new frontiers as EXPLORERS

• Enjoy seeing new things as TOURISTS

• Discover something new as SCUBA DIVERS

• Set a course for success as OLYMPIC ATHLETES

• Get creative and have FUN!

Team Up for St. Jude

Varsity Spirit partners with St. Jude to support its mission of finding cures for children fighting cancer and other catastrophic illnesses. Each summer, we ask every cheerleader attending a Varsity Spirit camp to send fundraising letters to friends and family around the country, asking for donations to the renowned hospital. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NCA Summer Camp today!

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Required Forms & FAQs

Come into NCA Summer Camp fully prepared! Access required forms and read through our frequently asked questions before coming to camp.

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