DISCOVER Summer 2015

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We offer a variety of summer experiences on campus for K-12 students. Students experience a fun environment where they can explore careers, and in some cases earn college credit. A complete 2015 summer camp program is provided below.

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Camp Gecko

Camp Gecko is ran through the Children's Learning Center and offers educational and safe summer experience for students who have completed kindergarten through age 12. Each week brings new educational activities, arts and crafts, science experiments, and field trips. Sign up for as many weeks as needed. Those interested in Camp Gecko should call (602) 286-8130 for more information.

Ages: 5 - 12
Contact: Mary Beth James

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Build a Business Camp

Calling all young entrepreneurs! Use your critical thinking skills to plan a business. One field trip included. Bring your brown bag lunch.

Ages: 13 - 15
When: June 15 – 18; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Thursday
Cost: $15

Download and submit Discover Business Camp application.

Science Camp

Sharpen your science skills by dissecting a sheep brain, tracking down the source of disease, and taking your own EKG. One field trip included. Bring your brown bag lunch.

Ages: 13 - 15
When: June 8 – 11; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Thursday
Cost: $15

Download and submit Discover Science Camp application.

The Art of Invention: Chain-Reaction STEAM Camp

Write a story, draw a design, and build a chain-reaction contraption to tell the story. This STEAM camp brings together science, technology, engineering, arts, and math into a highly hands-on team experience where students have fun while making and tinkering! This camp is offered in partnership with STEAM Labs™ at Arizona State University.

Ages: 13 - 15
When: June 22 – 25; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Thursday
Cost: Free

Download and submit Discover STEAM Camp application.

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Programs in automotive, healthcare, and industrial safety are being planned for you during Summer 2014. Check back in January for updated offerings.

Automotive Academy

Earn three college credits for AUT101, Internal Combustion Engines Theory. Courses Includes a field trip to a local automotive dealer and hands-on activities in the lab.

Ages: 16 - 18
When: June 1 – 18; 8 a.m. to noon, Monday - Thursday
Cost: $267

Download and submit Discover Automotive Academy application.

Workplace Safety Boot Camp for Teens

Have fun while learning and applying safe work practices.  Most of all, teens completing the program will receive nationally recognized certificates of completion for the Youth Work: Talking Safety Curriculum, OSHA 10-Hour General Industry course, and American Heart Association's First Aid/CPR card for adults and children.

Ages: 16 - 18
When: June 22 – 25, Monday - Thursday
Cost: $183

Download and submit Discover Workplace Safety Boot Camp for Teens application.

Healthcare Academy

Earn three college credits for HCC130, Fundamentals in Healthcare Delivery. Course includes a field trip to a local medical facility.

Ages: 16 - 18
When: June 8 – 25; 8 a.m. to noon, Monday - Thursday
Cost: $267. Financial assistance available.

Download and submit Discover Healthcare Academy application.

Contact

Phone: (602) 286-8671
Fax: (602) 286-8675
Building: Administrative - Faculty Wing
Room: AF206

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