9-12 Day Camps at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Summer Day Camps Grades 9-12

Please register your camper for the grade level they will be entering in the upcoming academic year.
  • Camp Counselor-In-Training
    9th - 12th Grade

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    This hands-on experience provides high school students with unique training as they work side-by-side with some of the best in the field to learn about child development and zoo careers.

    Counselor-In-Training (CIT) is a week-long camp that runs Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. See Dates

    High school students looking for something fun and valuable to do this summer are invited to be a Busch Gardens Counselor-in-Training (CIT)! This week-long program offers an opportunity to gain career experience while learning from the best in the field. Expert educators will share their knowledge and expertise on topics from child development and classroom management, to zoo careers and environmental awareness. Counselors-in-Training will complete an orientation before working side-by-side with camp counselors assisting with daily activities for campers in Kindergarten through 6th grade.

    This camp is fully chaperoned and includes the following amenities and experiences:

    • Catered lunch and an afternoon snack
    • A camp t-shirt and a water bottle
    • Complimentary park admission for the camper after dismissal each day of camp


    We hope your child will enjoy this opportunity to experience all the fun and challenges of camp while developing a greater appreciation for animals and the environment.

    Pass Members can save 10% or more on Day Camps. Please log in to see discounted pricing.

    Extended care is available after camp daily from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. for $20 per camper per day.

    All components and activities are subject to change or cancellation. Height restrictions will apply for all rides. Separate park admission is not required. Prices listed are per camper and do not include tax. Advanced reservations must be made before first day of camp. Camps must be cancelled a minimum of 3 weeks in advance or total payment is forfeited. If you have any questions or need to adjust your reservation, call (813)884-4FUN (4386). All camps are subject to availability. Limited quantities are available each week. If desired start date does not appear in calendar, we are fully booked for that week.

    Grades 9-12
    Prices starting at
    Camper(s) $279.00 /ea