Welcome to Denton, Texas!

  • This camp features the NCA Leadership Program – unique curriculum. NCA Leadership camps offer in-depth training on individual and team leadership skills. The leadership 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.
  • Team bonding & leadership is woven throughout this impactful camp experience.
  • New dining hall! Check out the menu here.
  • New ballroom facility and brand new dorms. This renovated campus is once again one of our finest locations!
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Amy Miller, at amiller@varsity.com

Location Tips

  • We do a t-shirt swap at camp so be sure to bring a t-shirt to trade with someone from another school. – William
  • It’s helpful if you’ve put your stunt groups together before camp. – Amisha
  • Bring a water bottle to refill at hydration stations. Camp can be hard work sometimes, so be prepared! – Jessie
  • Mascots – remember to bring your character! And, come ready to meet tons of great people. – Ty
  • Coaches, be ready to interact with coaches from other schools. You’ll get fresh ideas and learn some new coaching styles! – Ashley 

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Testimonials from Camp

"'I love the options Leadership camp gives the girls to make their own choices. Leadership was fabulous and after attending other camps, I think this is needed.'" Coach JenniferCenterville High School
"'The format of the competitions really helped my girls become better cheerleaders, To me, that's the purpose of camp. I loved the Rally Routine and Game Day competition. We are prepared!'" Coach AngelaSacred Heart School
"'The Rally Routine taught at Leadership camp is super helpful! It was a lot to learn, was taught well and it flowed in progression. By the end it all came together! We left with a great pep rally routine.'" Coach LisaFirst Baptist Academy

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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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