STEM Summer Camps

Project-based Learning Camps available for Grades 4 to 8

  1. Read through STEM Camp descriptions below and find the camp or camps that work best for your child and schedule.
  2. Fill out Registration Form (including $40 Deposit)
  3. *Important* Step 2 is REQUIRED to reserve a slot for your child.
  4. Pay full tuition before camps starts. *Please find tuition payment link in Registration Confirmation Email.

Important Information

  • Snacks & water provided
  • Combined classes in Grades 4/5
  • Combined classes in Grades 6/7
  • Separate class for Grade 8
  • Qualified Staff & Certified Classroom Teachers to lead camps
  • Camp includes Tuesday and Thursday sessions at the St. Charles High School indoor pool (alternative activities for non-swimmers)
  • Students bring their own lunch.
  • Swimmers need a towel and swimsuit.
  • There will be a strict drop off and pick up time for camp. Drop off time to sign your child in for regular camp session is 7:45 AM. Any drop offs before 7:45 will incur a fee. Pick up time is 3:00 PM. If picking up after the 3:15 grace period, a fee will be incurred. Before Care and After Care available with pre-registration.

Camp Descriptions

Ecology & Habitat

DATES: JUNE 24 – JUNE 28
Ecology and Habitat Camp
Discover ecosystems, abiotic/biotic factors, how actions can sometimes disrupt sustainability, and how to be better stewards of the community.

Our Universe

DATES: JULY 8 – JULY 12
After School Universe Camp
Explore basic astronomy concepts like invisible light, telescopes and the universe outside the solar system (stars, galaxies, black holes). This camp will have an off-site field trip.

Science Behind the Stories

DATES: JULY 15 – JULY 19
Science behind the stories camp
Literary circles come to life! Children’s favorite stories are full of scientific concepts. Campers will design original experiments based on the stories they read. Campers will also learn VEX IQ Robotics.

STEM Raiders of the Lost Artifacts

DATES: JULY 22 – JULY 26
Stem raiders of the lost artifacts camp
Experience a mini Indiana Jones style camp adventure! Solve treasure maps, construct ancient temples, and and master the “forbidden temple maze.” This camp will have an off-site field trip.

Drop-in STEM Days

DATES: AUGUST 12 – AUGUST 16
Drop In Camp
Spend time exploring the engineering process, basic biology concepts, space and the science of play. Campers will have different theme days of their choosing. Campers will be spending time outside each day. This is an as needed, day-to-day camp. Daily and weekly rates apply.

Drop-in STEM Days

DATES: JUNE 17 – JUNE 21
CLOSED
Drop In Camp
Spend time exploring the engineering process, basic biology concepts, space and the science of play. Campers will have different theme days of their choosing. Campers will be spending time outside each day. This is an as needed, day-to-day camp. Daily and weekly rates apply.