Welcome to Southeast Missouri State University!

Camp Dates & Pricing

  • Dorm room accommodations.
  • Combo session with cheer so schools can bring the entire spirit program!
  • Centrally located location for Missouri, Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi teams!
  • For more information, contact Kelsey Scheffer at kscheffer@varsity.com.

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Location Tips

  • Great camp for any level team. NDA offers beginner through Elite level material and training. – Kelly
  • Bring a water bottle to refill at hydration stations.  Camp can be hard work sometimes, so be prepared! – Jessie

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Testimonials from Camp

"'Notre Dame Dance Team fell in love with Holly! She was a patient teacher and fun buddy! She just “got” them. They always love Shannah and her style of teaching. The girls really learned a lot in Molly’s turn class and Ellie was great, fun, and very thorough during class routines!'" Coach DeanaNotre Dame High School
"'Facilities were great. The SEMO Staff even had to make some last minute rearrangements for us, and they were understanding and accommodating.'" Coach ShannonBayless High School
"'Good food and selections. Also, ALL of the NDA routines were great!'" Coach MaryCharleston High School

Camp Notes

Camp Theme


Greatness can be portrayed in many ways, including becoming a leader, helping others, or inspiring the feeling of spirit. Since 1976 NDA has pursued our mission of empowering great athletes and building strong teams.

Join us this year to discover how to pursue your greatness.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Dance Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Fun Day Outfit – see below for ideas on what to wear!

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What to Wear

We want to see how your team PURSUES GREATNESS at NDA Summer Camp!

Here are some ideas on what to wear for fun day:

  • What you want to be when you grow up
  • Great historical figures or heroes
  • Role models or trailblazers
  • Landmarks or monuments
  • Someone you admire
  • Great celebrities
  • Olympic teams
  • USA

Team Up for St. Jude

Since 2011, Varsity Spirit has raised over $6.5 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital because of cheerleading teams just like yours – through game days, donation letters, and online fundraising. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NDA Summer Camp today!

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Required Forms & FAQs

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

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