Camp Shalom

Camp Shalom - which means "peace" - is the summer day camp of the Jewish Federation of Madison. Its Jewish environment is welcoming to all elementary and middle school-age children and provides a safe, nurturing, and fun experience.


Registration Begins Online on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Camp Shalom, established in 1954, is the oldest and largest day camp in Dane County and is sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Madison. Camp Shalom is for campers going into grades K-5 and Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim, a hybrid of Camp Shalom Noar and Camp Shalom Bogrim, is for campers going into grades 6-9. Camp Shalom and Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim serve over 1000 children throughout the summer and is located at the beautiful Irwin A. and Robert D. Goodman Jewish Community Campus in Verona. Camp encourages campers to experience a wide variety of activities through programming designed to stimulate and educate. Full and partial financial-need scholarships may be available.


2016 Highlight Video/Slideshows


Session One: Camp Shalom & Noar Bogrim >
Session Two: Camp Shalom >
Session Two: Noar Bogrim >
Session Three: Camp Shalom >



Camp Shalom & Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim Overview

Camp Shalom offers three sessions for campers going into Kindergarten- 5th grade. Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim offers two sessions for campers entering 6th- 9th grade. Programming occurs Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. We also offer extended care hours from 7:30 am - 9:15 am and from 4:15 pm - 6:00pm.


2017 Dates

Camp Shalom and Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim Dates

Staff Orientation: June 12th - 16th, 2017

Session One: June 19th - July 7th, 2017 (no camp July 4th)

Session Two: July 11th- July 28th, 2017

Session Three (Camp Shalom Only): August 1st - August 11th, 2017

See More Important Camp Dates >


2017 Fees

Camp Shalom & Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim Fees

(Fees include a $55 non-refundable registration fee that must be paid at the time of registration. Families applying for scholarships can request to have these fees waived. A 2017 Camp Shalom t-shirt is included in the camp fee.)


Camp Shalom
(Kindergarten - 5th grade)

Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim
(6th, 7th, and 8th grade)
Camp Shalom Noar-Bogrim
(9th grade)
Session One $795 $905 $1,020
Session Two $795 $905 $1,020
Session Three $575 NA NA


Bus Transportation Fee

New this year, there will be a non-refundable $25 bus fee per family each session. Families signed up for all 3 sessions will have the session 3 transportation fee waived.


Camp Shalom Scholarship

Full and/or partial scholarships may be available. You must be registered for camp before applying. When you register online, please be sure to check the box requesting a scholarship application. You will receive a link to the scholarship application in your registration confirmation email. If applying for a scholarship, the $55 registration fee need not be submitted at this time. Completed scholarship applications should be submitted with registration but no later than March 15th, 2017. You will be notified about scholarship funds by April 3rd, 2017.


Download Scholarship Application:
Microsoft Word Version >
PDF Version >


2016 Bus Transportation Information (2017 Coming Soon)

For most campers, the day begins and ends with a bus ride. Transportation to and from Camp Shalom is provided by Badger Bus Company. Campers must get on the bus at the same stop in the mornings and off the bus at the same stop in the afternoons at the stops selected during the registration process. Every bus has at least two Bus Counselors riding along to greet the campers and take attendance, play games to make the ride more fun and to provide supervision. Campers are checked on and off the bus at each stop and at Camp. Transportation is not provided for extended care.


Camp Shalom Bus Stops
We are hoping to offer the following bus stops this summer. Stops are subject to change based on enrollment.

  • Badger Bowl
  • Blessed Sacrament
  • Bowling Green Softball Fields
  • Center Ave and Maple Ave
  • Chavez
  • Church of Latter Day Saints (Bear Claw Way)
  • Commonwealth and Gregory
  • Country View Elementar
  • Co Hwy M & Mary Lake Road
  • Drake & Mills
  • Elm Lawn Elementary
  • Falk Elementary
  • Franklin Elementary
  • Glacier Edge Elementary
  • High Point and Brule
  • Huegel Elementary
  • Jefferson Street and Harrison
  • Jewish Federation of Madison
  • John Muir Elementary School
  • KinderCare Raymond Road
  • Lapham Elementary
  • Leopold Marquette Elementary
  • Memorial Union
  • Midvale Elementary
  • Nichols School
  • Northside Elementary
  • Olson Elementary School
  • Orchard Ridge Elementary
  • Randall and Chandler
  • Randall Elementary
  • Sawmill and Westfield
  • Segoe and Regent
  • Sherman and Baldwin
  • Sherman Middle School
  • Sherman Park
  • Shorewood Elementary
  • South Hill and LaCrosse
  • St Thomas Aquinas
  • Stephens School
  • Stoner Prairie
  • Summerfield and Caribou
  • Thoreau
  • Tree Lane and Westfield
  • Wedgewood Downs
  • Westfield and Farmington
  • Contact & Directions To Camp

    Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Jewish Community Campus
    7762 County Route PD
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 848-1822

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    Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Jewish Community Campus
    7762 County Route PD
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 848-1822

    Directions >

    Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Jewish Community Campus
    7762 County Route PD
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 848-1822

    Directions >

    Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Jewish Community Campus
    7762 County Route PD
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 848-1822

    Directions >

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Camp Shalom Corporate Sponsors

We'd like to thank the following organizations for their generous support of the 2016 Camp Shalom Scholarship Fund. Their sponsorship has allowed many children to experience summer camp who would otherwise not have been able to afford the chance. Become A Corporate Sponsor >






Associated Physicians, LLP

Badger Bus Lines, Inc.

J. Wexler Law s.c.

Mazur Realty

Sondel Family Veterinary Clinic

Weinbach Investment Management, LLC

Camp Shalom Scholarship Donors

Many other companies and individuals have contributed to the Camp Shalom Scholarship Fund.

See Full Donor List & How To Donate >