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Summer Camps

Your child will get fun and enriching learning experiences in our STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) camps designed just for them. 

GENERAL REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER 2024 IS OPEN!

**NEW** in 2024 we are excited to offer scholarship funds! If you wish to support this effort, please visit our DONATION PAGE

**NEW** GRC ENUMCLAW CAMPUS has been added for Summer 2024 as a drop-off/pick-up location for all camps. Transportation will be provided to GRC Auburn Main Campus and the camp location.

Camp Offerings

*Dates subject to change

**NEW** Ceramics

Kent Meridian High School

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

6th - 8th | July 29 - Aug 1

9th - 12th | July 29 - Aug 1

An immersive experience into the wonderful world of ceramics, where youth will unleash their creativity! This program will introduce young artists to expression through clay, providing them with the skills, techniques, and inspiration to bring their imaginations to life. Participants will create a number of pieces throughout the week that will be fired by the instructor and available the the following week as precious keepsakes.

**NEW** Digging into Paleontology: Dinosaurs and Other Fossils

Highline College

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

3rd-5th | July 29 - Aug 1

From tracks to skeletons to sedimentary rock, delve into the fundamentals of paleontology through a variety of hands-on scientific activities on dinosaurs and other fossils. Participants will dig into the exploration of different types of fossils and their preservation in rocks from being buried to dug up, identified, prepared for public display, and used to tell us about Earth’s ancient past. No prior knowledge of science, dinosaurs or other fossils required.

**NEW** Aerospace and Aviation

Green River College, Auburn Center

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

3rd - 5th | Aug 5 - 8

6th - 8th | July 22 - 25

9th - 12th | July 22 - 25

Embark on an exhilarating journey into the world of aerospace and aviation with our immersive summer camp experience! This dynamic program is designed to ignite the passion for flight and exploration in young minds, offering a comprehensive introduction to the fascinating realms of aerospace engineering, aviation technology, and space exploration. Participants will engage in a series of grade-level appropirate hands-on activities and exciting field trips, curated to provide an in-depth understanding of the principles, innovations, and advancements driving the aerospace and aviation forward.

Robotics Camp

Highline College

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

3rd - 5th | Aug 12 - 15

6th - 8th | Aug 5 - 8

Come and explore the fundamentals of robotics using LEGOs®  and your imagination. We will build and program LEGO® Spike Prime® robots to complete different tasks. Find ways for your robot to interact with its environment, investigate gears and levers, and compete in exciting challenges. This camp requires no prior programming or mechanical skills or abilities. Ages will be posted by week.

Law & Order Camp

Green River College & Highline College

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

6th - 8th | July 15 - 18

A returning camp reimagined for Summer 2024!

This dynamic summer program by Highline and Green River offers a hands-on exploration of the Legal and Criminal Justice System. Participants engage in crime scene investigation, focusing on evidence collection and forensic science, followed by a unique, and brand new, mock trial experience. The program provides a balanced blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, fostering a comprehensive understanding of the justice system while honing critical thinking and analytical abilities.

Sound Science Camp at the MaST

Highline MaST Center

Location:

Fee:

$499

Exiting Grade Level & Schedule: 

3rd - 5th | July 15 - 18, July 22 - 25, & July 29 - Aug 1

6th - 8th | Aug 5 - 8 & Aug 19 - 22

MaST is back for Summer 2024 with a refreshed camp experience!

Dive into the waters of marine biology! Sound Science Summer Camp offers campers the opportunity to participate in a variety of hands-on educational experiences at the MaST Center Aquarium. Explore 3 different beaches in Poverty Bay, puzzle together a marine mammal skeleton, build a robotic submarine, dissect a shark, and make algae pudding! Come learn about marine life at Highline College’s MaST Center Aquarium.

Black Rocket Camps

Discovery Academy partners with Black Rocket to offer online (remote) STEAM camps throughout the summer. The Black Rocket catalog includes Coding, Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), Animation and more! (Discounts do not apply). 

Black Rocket Camps

Online

Ages Served: 8 -14

(Registration now open for Black Rocket only)

Pick-Up & Drop Off Locations

Camps take place across Green River and Highline affiliated locations. Pick-up/drop-off at the location most convenient for you and we will transport youth to the camp location. Pick-up and drop-off locations will be:

  • Green River College Main Campus

  • Highline College Main Campus

  • MaST (for MaST campers only)

  • Kent Meridian High School (for Ceramics campers only)

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Extended Day

Camp days are longer for your piece of mind. No extra fees. 

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Questions?
Check our our FAQs page or submit a Contact Form for more information.
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