Summer STEM Guide
Check out these great STEM opportunities in Cville!
Do you enjoy building things, creating art, learning new skills, communicating ideas, solving problems or coming up with a plan? Then Summer SPARK! powered by St. Anne's-Belfield School is for you! Students with a wide variety of backgrounds, interests, and experience levels are encouraged to apply.
Rising 6th through 8th grade students, check out SPARK! Exploration (July 29-August 2). The Exploration program will give students an opportunity to learn new skills and then put them into practice through a mini-hackathon.
Rising 9th through 12th graders, have two opportunities to level up your computer science skills! The SPARK! Launchpad (July 8-19) is a two-week deep dive into all things computer science including skill building, design challenges and field trips to local tech companies and organizations.
We Code, Too
KidsCollege @ PVCC 2019 Summer STEM & Arts Academies
KidsCollege@ PVCC offers more than 80 week-long academies held at PVCC! Project-based exploration into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and arts areas
- Rising 3rd-9th grade
- June 10 August 9
STEAM Discovery Academy
STEAM Discovery Academy inspires your student’s passion for the STEAM disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) by immersing them in interactive activities, challenges, and projects targeted for a range of grade levels in a safe and supportive environment. Courses available June 10-July 26 for Kindergarten through 12th grade.
Tech Camp @ Peabody School
Peabody Pi Camp is being offered twice, July 8-12, for rising 6th-9th graders. Get a Raspberry Pi and learn how to use it.
Summer Camp @ Light House Studio
CodeVA Summer Tech Camps
Check out these resources on making the choice for tech camp:
- From Minecraft to Modding, a Summer Tech Camp Explainer for Parents
- Why I Enrolled My Kid in Computer Camp
- The Connectory - search engine for STEM-related events, programs & activities in your community