Students 14-17 years old participate in a series of workshops and critiques led by CalArts faculty and alumni, attend artist talks and screenings, explore methods and spend time in the studio developing skills and making art.
Residential students will live in Chouinard Hall, CalArts’ BFA dorms, and both residential and commuter students will be able to participate in daily activities such as film screenings, games in the recreation hall or open swim in the CalArts pool. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in a field trip to Disneyland for an additional fee. All levels welcome to apply.
The GRAMMY Museum’s Summer Session is a five-day non-residential program for students who are currently enrolled in High School in Southern California (grades 9-12). Summer Session provides Young songwriters the resources necessary to build a solid foundation in songwriting. The skills focused on are also beneficial in workforce development across many careers in, and out of music.
It is completely FREE to attend, but Students must apply to be part of the Summer Session camp. Application & audition video are due by April 15, 2020 at 11:59pm PST.
There are two sessions available:
Session One: June 16 – June 20, 2020
Session Two: June 23 – June 27, 2020
A new ONLINE summer camp which brings the exciting world of theatre home to your living room! A dynamic and interactive theatre camp for children and teens where students will use their creativity and performance skills as they spend each and every day acting, singing, dancing, and more… all ONLINE!
Session One Theme: “Mall Madness”
June 15 – July 3
Grab your allowance, text your best friends, and head on down to the only place that truly matters: The Mall!
Session Two Theme: “Vacation Meldown”
July 6 – July 24
You’ve been planning this vacation for months, and you’ve thought of everything… So how is it possible to have so many things go so wrong?!
Session Three Theme: “Fear Factory”
July 27 – August 14
On a dark night with the fog creeping towards you from all sides, you find yourself on the shady outskirts of town, standing before the looming towers of the Fear Factory…
Parents like you LOVE our Empowerment Summer Camp for Girls! Open for girls ages 6 to 17. We offer 2 locations: Culver City and Torrance!
“EM·POW·ER·MENT” the process of becoming stronger and more confident, especially in controlling one’s life and claiming one’s rights.
Our Camp Offers Amazing Programs:
• Women’s Self Defense Training
• Water sports lessons (kayaking, sailing, stand up paddle boarding)
• Healthy Relationship / Safe Dating Workshops (Teens)
• Character Development Workshop
• Self Confidence Workshop
• Bully Prevention Workshop
• Dance Classes
• Nutrition Classes
• Core Strengthening Workout
• Assertiveness Training
• Outdoor Sports
• And More Fun activities!
Mom’s Testimonial: “The topics discussed and skills they learned are crucial for their upcoming years in middle school and beyond. You and your staff have a very important job and you all do it with grace, humility, and intelligence. I will be recommending you to all our friends. Keep up the good work!”
The Camp is a high energy, fun, safe, and empowering!
The Camp meets from Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. Extended hours: 7:30am and 6:00pm. Camp locations: Culver City and Torrance.
Hosted by SHIELD Women’s Self Defense System®. SHIELD has been featured across the world on BBC World News, E! Entertainment, Hallmark, BuzzFeed, France24, NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox, Telemundo, Univision, and more.
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.
We’ve got locations in Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, and Redondo Beach!
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.
Camp Hess Kramer and Gindling Hilltop Camp! For almost 70 years, Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps have been providing a dynamic and fun environment where campers and staff become part of a community. We strive to build a place where everyone is equal and included, supported and cared for, connected and challenged. At Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps children develop a better understanding of their Jewish background while giving them a summer they will never forget.
Have you ever thought, “Why Camp Kids Klub?” From our favorite songs, to hilarious games, special surprises and yummy treats, our camp has tons of unique traditions that campers look forward to each summer. We guarantee that we’ll keep the energy high and the fun flowing throughout the camp day!
We believe that camp is an essential experience in a child’s life. Camp is about the feeling that anything is possible. Children should spend their time at camp on adventures and having dynamic experiences- learning, playing, making lifelong friends, and being surrounded by people that inspire them.
As our camp song says, “In 1995, Kids Klub arrived!”, and we have been perfecting summer camp ever since! Here are some of our favorite things!
Above all, Camp Kids Klub is all about friendships, new and old! Whether you have been coming to camp for five years or it is your first day, you can count on making friends right away. To that end, we do team building first thing every Monday morning so that campers get to know one another and their counselors. Moreover, throughout the week we continue to play wacky games during group time to solidify these bonds. We believe that camp friendships are some of the strongest friendships you can have. We love seeing those friendships grow year after year!
Each week at Camp Kids Klub is organized around an exciting Theme. Hence, during “International Week” we learn about different countries and cultures through cooking, dance, art, and sports, and every child gets their very own passport! For “Island Adventure Week” we’ll act like pirates and have a Luau party! Another favorite at Camp Kids Klub is “Olympic Week”, our annual all-camp competition between the Yellow, Blue, and Green Team, who will win this year!? No matter the theme, we plan events that everyone will enjoy!
Finally, this is your opportunity to be a cowboy, alien, wizard, or superhero! We will have a costume contest with prizes for everyone who dresses up. Staff look forward to dress-up days as much as the campers! Don’t be surprised if your counselor suddenly turns into a purple-haired Rock Star!
We offer in-person and virtual Summer STEM Camps. We also have virtual Spring Tech Camps happening right now!
Welcome to Award-Winning Camp Tech Revolution at UCLA… The World’s #1 Tech Camp for ages 6-14. Success starts here!
Our 35+ summer STEM camps offer the latest in technology, giving campers the opportunity to take their creativity to new heights, turn their ideas into reality, and gain the tools to achieve and exceed their goals. Our campers can learn how to Design Websites, Build and Code Robots, Work with Artificial Intelligence, Create Custom Converse & Vans Sneakers, Produce Digital Music, Join a Digital Rock Band, Mod in Minecraft, Design Games in Roblox, Compete in National Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite Tournaments, Code in Java and Python, Become YouTube Casters, Use Green Screens, Build Games and Apps, Train in Esports, Learn Digital Citizenship, and so much more!
We offer early arrival and extended day, catered lunches, and sports options at recess – there are plenty of opportunities for exercise, fresh air, socialization and fun. Campers may also elect to relax during this time and/or participate in fun team-building games.
Register for anywhere from 1 week to 10 weeks. Regular camp hours – Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 3:30pm. Early drop off at 8am (optional) and Extended day until 6pm (optional).
Tuition ranges from $689/week to $789/week. This does not include our multi-week promotional discount, additional sibling discount, or our new family referral program (receive $50 to $100 off per new family referred). See our website for details.
Over night summer camp located in beautiful Angelus Oaks, just south of Big Bear. We offer 1- and 2- week options for boys & girls, age 5-16. With a traditional setting and activities, such as archery, paintball, high ropes & swimming, kids will also get to pick their own exciting field trip to attend. Come and create unforgettable memories and lasting friendships with us this summer!
UCI faculty and industry experts provide high school students the opportunity of project-based learning designed to develop academic and professional skills in a variety of interests. These programs provide students a great way to gain a college experience, enhance their college resumé, and explore an area of study.
Experience University Research Online
June 22 – July 10, 2020
July 13 – 24, 2020
August 3 – 21, 2020
With virtual summer camps at Futures Academy, learn skills that support academic growth in all subjects while having fun, connecting with others, and discovering a possible career path. Futures Academy offers a variety of virtual summer camps for 5th grade, middle school and high school students this summer including: Middle School Writing Camp, Middle School Math Camp, Digital Photography Camp, Game Design Camp, Forensic Science Camp, Creative Writing Camp, College Compass & Art Camp.
Enroll in 1-week, 2-week, 3-week or all summer camps. Camp sessions include two sessions per day Monday – Thursday. The first session is engaging instructional content and the next session is fun group practice and activities.
Futures Academy is a fully accredited school that pulls all camp curriculum from UC approved course curriculum. The content is the best of the best to teach skills for our campers.
Locations all over Orange County, Los Angeles County and San Diego County
With over 20 years of experience and 450,000 alumni, iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education. Our programs, for ages 7-19, are held at 150 prestigious campuses in the USA, Europe, and Asia, including NYU, Stanford, Caltech, UCLA, Cambridge, and National University of Singapore.
Led by tech rockstar instructors, students build in-demand skills for futures in coding, game development, robotics, creative arts, and more. We guarantee small class sizes ensure personalized learning for all skill levels. In addition to our flagship iD Tech Camps for ages 7-17, iD Tech also offers all-girls camps, teen-only Academies, an advanced capstone program, and year-round Online Private Lessons. Learn more at iDTech.com.
Since 1946, Kennolyn Camps has provided a haven for boys and girls ages 6-16 to be their best selves, unplug from technology, and make lifelong friends. Join us at one of our two overnight camp locations: in the Santa Cruz Mountains at our hidden village in the redwood forest just a short drive to the beach. Or on Huntington Lake just south of Yosemite at our cozy lodge nestled in the Sierras. This summer we’re celebrating 75 years of changed lives!
Plus, we have special “in-between-session” programs at no additional fee for campers staying multiple sessions.
8400 Glen Haven Road, Soquel, CA 95073
60900 La Salle Lane, Lakeshore, CA 93634
MODELING CAMP invites all girls to ‘discover the model you’ this summer! Explore the world of modeling and fashion at this empowering summer camp for girls. Each day, campers learn about the industry from leading industry professionals, top models and top agencies! This Summer, we are also introducing our new virtual camp program, MODELING CAMP ONLINE!
Featured on GOOD MORNING AMERICA and NBC NEWS, Modeling Camp helps girls learn about modeling in a fun, interactive yet non-competitive environment! Walk away not only with knowledge of the industry but with valuable life skills that you can apply to your everyday life! Learn about modeling from the pros and have the time of your life! Girls also have the chance to meet with the TOP modeling agencies! Ford, Elite, Wilhelmina…all the top agencies have signed models at Modeling Camp! YOU could be next!
Modeling Camp offers modeling camps in New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, Paris, and Washington DC! And if you can’t leave home this Summer, check out our new MODELING CAMP ONLINE option! Don’t miss your chance to learn from leading industry professionals and to learn skills which will help you approach your life with confidence and style!
From fashion shows to photo shoots, from personal style to the latest trends…Modeling Camp is the ideal camp for ALL fashionistas!
At On The Edge Dance Studio we offer a variety of full-day summers camps for ages 4 -18 through June and July. During our week-long and 3-day camps, dancers will explore their individual talents, build creative confidence, and cultivate community through dance and movement, technical practice, student-generated choreography and art activities (for our youngest dancers). Camp classes will include but not limited to Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, Ballet, Hip-Hop, Breakdancing, Acro4Dance, X-treme Stretch, Musical Theater and other specialty classes. Dancers will perform in a FREE showcase for parents and friends on the last day of camp.
‘DO U’ Dance & Art Camp (Ages 4-10) 1-Week June 15-19 (9AM-4PM), Acro & Dance Skills 3-Day Camp (ages 7-15) June 23-25 (9AM-4PM), 1-Week Summer Camps (ages 8-11 & 12-17) Week 1: July 6-10, Week 2: July 13-17 Week 3: July 20-24 (9AM-4PM)
Early drop-off starting at 8:30AM, late pick-up no later than 4:30PM
Outdoor Journeys is a non-profit youth development organization which operates a residential camp program, Camp Nawakwa, near Angelus Oaks, California. It is our mission to inspire individuals, through education and engagement, to connect with the natural world.
Camp Nawakwa offers Summer Camp sessions during the summer season and Family Camps throughout the year. Activities included in each camp session include: Archery, Rock Climbing, Tomahawks, Slingshot Paintball, Arts & Crafts, Swimming, Canoeing, Fishing, Outdoor Living Skills, Nature, Teambuilding, Hiking, Drama, and Evening Programs.
Summer Camps (Ages 8-17)
Traditional Camps – June 15 – July 17
Arts Camps – June 22 – July 17
Teen Academy – June 21 – July 17
Survivor Camps – June 15 – July 24
Family Camps (All ages)
Winter Family Camp – February 15-17
Fourth of July Family Camp – July 1-5
Labor Day Family Camp – September 4-7
Fall Family Camp – November 6-8
Camp Nawakwa is open to everyone! We embrace the uniqueness of all young people and their families. We ensure that every child has a place, no matter his or her background or age.
Founded in 1989, Rock-N-Water is a group of Christians who want to impact young people with the joy of God’s Living Word, so they might come to know Jesus and pass on God’s love with excitement. We focus our sleepaway camp programs on biblical principles, and we use the help of nature, friendship, and outdoor challenges to develop character.
Our week long youth camps get teens moving outside with full day adventures including Whitewater Rafting, outdoor Rock Climbing, and explorative Canyoneering hikes through beautiful river canyons. Biblical teachings are integrated throughout the week in a loving and non-forceful manner.
SOCAPA offers one to six-week summer intensives in Filmmaking, Acting, Music, Dance, Photography and Screenwriting in LA, NYC and VT. Our students travel from around the world to participate in our programs. Campers of all experience levels are challenged to advance their skills through hands-on learning with teachers who are leaders in their fields. The intensity of creative expression and artistic development on our campuses is testimony to the hard work of the students and staff. We hope you’ll join us to explore your creativity in a supportive environment among friends!
Occidental College: 1600 Campus Road, Los Angeles, CA, 90041
Pace University: 182 Broadway, New York, NY 10038
Champlain College: 320 Maple Street, Burlington, VT 05401
Join the Institute for Educational Advancement (IEA) this summer for exploration and discovery through interactive video workshops! Spyglass, IEA’s new distance-learning program, uses a digital platform to bring high-level content into the homes of gifted and advanced students across the country. Spyglass will consist of live, interactive sessions, both standalone and in series, on a variety of topics for a range of ages.
Spyglass develops the whole child by:
• Providing crucial intellectual and social stimulation to gifted and advanced students
• Promoting optimal challenge in a variety of subject areas
• Building a nationwide community of like-minded learners and content experts.
Visit IEA’s website for details about specific workshops and to learn more about IEA’s other online programs and resources.
Looking for a digital experience for this summer? Look no further! STAR’s Solar System Camps are low ratio digital camps enhanced with a suite of online tools including Google Classroom and Zoom to maximize interactivity.
Although digital in design, space for these camps are limited since teachers work directly with campers from 9 am to 3 pm. Furthermore, to insure a fun camp the entire family can enjoy, materials for these online versions of our summer camps will be provided.
Finally, we’ve discounted all of our Solar System Camps by $100 from the price of their in-person counterparts. These digital camps comprise: Dance: Camera, Action!, Engineering: Design Your LA, Medieval Minecraft, Culinary Arts: A Taste of LA, Coding with Kano, Bricklab: Rise of The Brick Builders and more! Visit www.starcamps.org for details!
In response to circumstances surrounding COVID-19, LACM is now offering a 100% online Summer at LACM experience.
There are 3 weeks of online programming with 4 hours of workshops, masterclasses, & private lessons each day taught by LACM faculty and top music industry members. There are programs with focuses in Music Performance, Songwriting, Rap & Hip-Hop, Music Production, Composing for Visual Media and Music Entrepreneurship.
In this upside down world, The Help Group’s summer camps will be virtual starting June 15th! During these online summer camps, neurodiverse 6-21 year olds with autism spectrum disorder and other special needs will be provided a safe and enriching atmosphere to engage, experience, and explore. With three offerings to choose from, each camper is matched to ensure an appropriate peer group for learning and fun. Campers will participate in a wide range of fun activities, such as social skills, fun & fitness, engaging games, science experiments, arts & crafts, and so much more! Siblings are welcome. Learn more at www.kidslikemela.org/camps. Questions? Contact Nicole at [email protected]
At 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy-West, scientific inquiry meets fun! Campers entering grades 3-10 spend 12 days exploring robotics, video game design, environmental science, digital media, and a host of other fun activities in a warm, supportive environment with campers who share similar interests.
Throughout their experience, campers explore what Judaism means to them—and how this complements their interests in science and technology. Our five core values shape our community: Heritage, Curiosity, Innovation, Radical Acceptance and Patience & Perseverance. Campers gain an understanding of their place in the long history of the Jewish people’s contributions to science and technology, and build a strong connection to Israel as an incubator of innovation. 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy-West is the Reform Jewish camp that curious minds have been waiting for!
From July 6-10, teen writers ages 13-18 will dive into the Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres while building their writing skills and connecting with peers around the world—all within a supportive and structured online writing camp hosted by Write the World.
Participants will respond to daily writing prompts and provide peer reviews and feedback to their fellow campers. They’ll engage in a combination of independent writing activities and group meetings while receiving daily individualized feedback and mentorship from our Expert Reviewers—a team of education and writing professionals. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to learn from a special guest author in the Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres.
Camp will consist of daily check-ins with Write the World educators (approximately 45-60 mins per day), and all participants will work independently on prompts and activities, guided by peer and expert review, at their own pace for a total commitment of about three hours a day.