Summer Camps

Academic

Academy – Institute for Educational Advancement

Type: Academic, Day Camp

Description:

IEA Academy provides students in Kindergarten through 8th grade with advanced enrichment classes that promote exploration and application of knowledge. Courses provide compelling content and appropriate challenges taught at a flexible pace with small classes by highly qualified, dedicated professionals. Optimized in both content and pace, classes cover a wide variety of STEM, arts, and humanities topics, often taught through an interdisciplinary lens. IEA Academy inspires students to be lifelong learners, as they are challenged and motivated in the learning process through discovery and exploration. In a stimulating educational environment, students engage in hands-on, inquiry-based learning with content area specialists.

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Alliance Française of Los Angeles French Immersion Summer Camp for Kids and Teens

Type: Academic, French Immersion

Description:

French immersion programs for Children and teens, ages 6 – 18 years old, all levels welcome. Enjoy a summer filled with Language learning and cultural activities. Our programs are a great way to keep kids active and up to speed in French Language. Camps meet daily from 9.00 to 12.30pm (extended care available until 2:00pm)

Two Week Sessions from June 19 – August 11th
Session 1: June 19 – 30  I  Session 2: July 3 – July 14  I  Session 3: July 17 – July 28  I  Session 4: July 31 -Aug 11

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AQUA SURF School

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Sports, Surfing

Description:

AQUA SURF School provides safe, fun and educational surf camps for kids and teens ages 5 to 17. Our students develop lifelong skills, lasting memories and treasured friendships.

Our instructors tailor the experience based on the needs of each individual, while maintaining a group/family-style atmosphere.  We accommodate complete beginners to kids and teens learning at a pro-level.

We encourage everyone to have fun, let loose and be themselves.  It’s especially important for young people to learn surfing and water safety skills in a protected environment.  With this combination, our camps are an experience they will cherish forever.

2017 Spring Break Dates: 
April 3 – April 7
April 10 – April 14

2017 Summer Break Dates: 
June 12 – June 16
June 19 – June 23
June 26 – June 30
July 3 – July 7
July 10 – July 14
July 17 – July 21
July 24 – July 28
July 31 – August 4
August 7 – August 11
August 14 – August 18
August 21 – August 25
August 28 – September 1
September 4 – September 8

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Camp Kids Klub

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Sleep Away

Description:

Our summer camps offer something for everyone, including Science, Swimming, Paintball, Horseback Riding, and many other fun activities! Our staff is committed to providing every camper with the SAFEST and most amazing summer camp experience! Our Camp programs are all-inclusive providing breakfast, lunch, snacks, and regularly scheduled field trips at no additional cost.

We are now offering a Full Sleepaway Camp experience in the Big Bear Mountains!! The Sleepaway Camp your child has been asking for, now comes as part of the safe and trusted summer camp experience you know and love at Camp Kids Klub. Call for more information!

Two Locations:

La Salle High School: 3880 E Sierra Madre Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107

Kids Klub South Pasadena: 1515 Garfield Ave, South Pasadena CA 91030

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Camps at Zaniac

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Maker, Robotics, Science, STEAM, STEM, Tech

Description:

Let your child’s imagination & curiosity run wild this summer at Zaniac!

Zaniac Summer Camps are the perfect combination of STEAM (Science •Technology • Engineering • Art • Math) learning and fun. Each camp is tailored to your child’s needs. Enjoy small camp sizes w/Instructors who are fully-trained and thoroughly vetted high school and college honor students who love to work with kids. Camps are grouped and focused for your child’s age and grade.

Dates: Summer Camps @ Zaniac will run June 12 – September 1, 2017
Cost:Half-Day Weekly Camps – $375 (1 Course, 15 Hours/Week) 9:00am-12:00pm or 1:00pm-4:00pm
Full-Day Weekly Camps – $675 (2 Courses, 35 Hours/Week) 9:00am-4:00pm
Morning & Afternoon breaks; Full Day Campers, please bring a sack lunch.

GET YOUR SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE HERE

SIGN UP HERE

Program Recommendations:
Grades K-2; Little campers love Robotics, Tinkering, Computer Programming, Game-Based Learning w/Minecraft, Math and Chess camps!
Grades 3-5: Popular camps include Minecraft, LEGO Robotics, GarageBand, Fashion Design, Computer Programming, 3D Printing, App Creation, Math and Chess!
Grades 6-8: Challenging and fun camps like 3D Game Design, Fashion Design, Modding, Python & Java Coding, Chess, Kerbal Space Program and Tinkering w/Microcontrollers!
Fun high-tech learning with friends in our cool environment!

Conveniently located at 3201 Wilshire Blvd in Santa Monica, just 2 blocks west of Centinela.

Summer Camps are BETTER at Zaniac!!

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CodeREV Kids

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Maker, Robotics, STEM, Tech

Description:

LA’s premier week-long summer tech camps for budding programmers, future video game designers, app developers, robotics engineers, 3D modelers & animators, and just plain technology fans!

Our curriculum is incredibly fun AND educational, focusing on strengthening STEM. It is even supported by educational specialists out of the Harvard Graduate School of Education and MIT Media Lab. We take great pride in hearing from others that we are the most educational tech camp out there. Don’t worry, this doesn’t mean that we don’t allow fun at our camps. Our project-based learning model allows students to have a blast as they create their own unique projects using code, robotics, or digital art!

Locations: Redondo, Pasadena, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Westwood, Encino

ALL SUMMER LONG!

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Destination Science

Type: Academic, Day Camp, STEM

Description:

DESTINATION SCIENCE – The fun science day camp for curious kids 5 to 11!

Since 2000 DS kids have been experiencing “Aha!” moments of understanding, creativity and curiosity while engineering, building and experimenting with astonishing gadgets, and fantastic gizmos. Our top notch, enthusiastic educators and leaders make STEM learning an adventure! Enroll now in all 4 camps for best savings!

For additional info & to register: 888.909.2822 www.destinationscience.org

2017 Topics:
Robotic Mystery Camp! Build a Robot & see in 3D with Virtual Reality.
Crazy Contraption & Demolition Camp! Build, demolish, build again & take home your own space fort.
Coaster Science & Mad Chemistry Camp! Construct your own ride & mix up molecules.
Journey Into Space & Movie Making Camp! Build a Mars Rover & be a Star director.

Over 20 Great LA Locations:
Westside:        Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Hollywood
South Bay:      El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach
San Fernando Valley: Encino, Northridge, Studio City, Woodland Hills
Foothills:         Altadena, Arcadia, Claremont, Glendale, La Canada, Pasadena, Pomona, San Marino

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Digital Dragon

Type: Academic, Day Camp, STEAM, Tech

Description:

Amazing week-long summer technology camp for kids aged 7-14 interested in designing video
games, tinkering with electronics, advancing their computer programming skills,
engineering/programming robots, producing and shooting web videos, taking their Minecraft
expertise to the next level, and having fun at the same time! Our camp culture is central to who we
are: we have team building activities and outdoor time at a nearby park for lunch and field games.
Our teachers are trained professionals in the field and have been teaching our after-school and
in-school enrichment classes year round…tech isn’t only their passion, it’s their life!

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iD Tech Academies for Teens

Type: Academic, Sleep Away, Tech

Description:

Whether you’re passionate about coding and engineering or video game design and development, go from “enthusiast” to “expert” this summer at an iD Tech Academy. At these intensive two-week programs for teens ages 13–18, you’ll have the opportunity to:

• Build real-world skills in an inspiring, prestigious university setting
• Learn from world-class faculty and network with peers
• Gain priceless Industry insights with studio tours and guest speakers (varies by location)
• Join a community of iD Tech alumni who are landing dream jobs at Facebook, Google, EA, and Ubisoft, launching startups, founding nonprofits, and much more.

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iD Tech Summer Camps for Kids & Teens

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Sleep Away, Tech

Description:

This summer, explore a top campus, make friends as you master new tech skills, and join a community of more than 275,000 alumni. At iD Tech Camps, students ages 7-17 can learn to code, build websites, design video games, experience virtual reality, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, and more! These weeklong, day and overnight summer programs are held at prestigious campuses nationwide and in the Los Angeles area, including UCLA, Caltech, and LMU. Tech-savvy instructors teach curriculum in small groups of just 8 students per instructor and campers enjoy long-term benefits that extend into future careers.

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ISEE By The Sea

Type: Academic, Day Camp

Description:

ISEE By the Sea is a weeklong, half-day camp to kickstart your child’s ISEE Prep in a fun and engaging way. As experienced ISEE tutors, we know how stressful the application and testing process can be and realize that having a positive attitude toward the test is just as important as the student’s test taking ability. Using collaborative learning and interspersing fun activities with timing and writing exercises, each student will come out of the week with a tool belt of ISEE skills, as well as a positive view of the test.

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Kallpachay Spanish Adventure Camp

Type: Academic, Arts & Crafts, Day Camp, Language, Science

Description:

Kallpachay Spanish Immersion Camp has been about adventure from day one. Spanish with us comes directly from our name which is actually from the Incan language and means to persevere and inspire. The effort and expertise that goes into fulfilling our promise of quality language education is why kids stay with us. Our recipe for success continues to be about combining creative activity with Spanish. Add into the mix a healthy handful of experienced and dedicated teachers that know just how to zest it up with their unique, flavorful spirit. Multiple locations around Los Angeles.

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Mad Science of Los Angeles

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Science, STEM

Description:

This summer, send your budding scientists on a journey of discovery with Mad Science of Los Angeles! Designed for children from 6-12 years old, our exciting summer camps help promote a lifetime of scientific engagement by combining hands-on, interactive science experiments, with more traditional camp games and activities. From full day to half-day camps, our programming will provide a truly unforgettable summer for your kids and leave them clamoring for more! Check out our website for locations near you (more adding all the time!)

Many locations throughout Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. For a complete list, please check our website. losangeles.madscience.org

Please check our website for registration information.

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Oasis Trilingual Community School – Summer Camp

Type: Academic, Art & Nature, Arts & Crafts, Arts Education, Creative, Day Camp, Language, Maker, Music, Robotics, Tech

Description:

Oasis Trilingual Community School’s Summer Program is a super fun way for children to build their Mandarin, Spanish and English skills while enjoying engaging, unique classes like puppetry, superhero sound effects, Rube Goldberg machine-making, claymation and stop motion animation; and classic classes like zoology, robotics, coding, painting & drawing, reporting, gardening, chemistry, music, dance and more!  Every period of the day offers classes taught in each language. Snacks included, and early & extended care are available.  Sign up by April 20 for an early bird discount!  Build your bilingual and trilingual skills while having a summer blast – at Oasis.

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PlanetBravo Summer Camp

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Tech

Description:

Techno-tainment Summer Camp runs one-week sessions Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm for students entering grades 2-9. Students sign-up for one week-long course at a time from the list of available options. Students who sign up for multiple weeks may take all different courses, or repeat some of their favorites, since all our classes have a wealth of possible projects to complete. Each day is balanced with a healthy mix of indoor and outdoor activities, including afternoon sports, snack break, and the ever popular computer games of Network Game Time. There are always multiple activity options during these times to ensure all students find something they enjoy. At the end of each week, we hold a closing award ceremony and open house where students can show off their work and are recognized for their accomplishments.

Multiple locations around California: Santa Monica, Pasadena, Playa Vista, Beverly Hills, Encino, Berkeley, Irvine, Manhattan Beach, Fullerton, Ross, and Santa Clarita.

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Swift Nature Camp

Type: Academic, Animals, Nature, Sleep Away

Description:

Swift Nature Camp is an Overnight Children’s Summer Camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 located in Wisconsin. Our focus is to blend traditional summer camp activities while increasing a child’s appreciation for nature, science and the environment

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