Orlando Summer Camp Guide 2020 – Multiple Locations and Special Needs
Orlando Summer Camp Guide 2020 – Multiple Locations and Special Needs – Below, you will find summer camps happening throughout Central Florida for kids. This page is dedicated to camps at multiple locations, in Downtown Orlando, in surrounding counties and for special needs kids. You can find even more summer camps with the buttons below.
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Florida Film Academy is celebrating 10 years of serving Central Florida families! Experience the backlot movie studio THIS Summer for a stellar line up of Summer camps for kids and teens! Choose from Make a Movie, Teen DSLR Filmmaker, YouTube Studio, Animation, Acting, Make up FX, Prop Design and more! Recommended for ages 7-12 and 13-18.
Summer camp at the National Campus kicks off the week of June 1, 2020 and will conclude on August 7, 2020. There are 10 weekly sessions to choose from. The camp will provide options for all ages and abilities. In addition to morning on-court tennis training and afternoon match-play opportunities, the expert coaching staff will help guide players in developing comprehensive and individualized training plans. They will also offer personal guidance on tournament play and competitive scheduling.
The experienced Kid’s team at Elevate yoga center lead young yogis with mat and aerial yoga, dance, crafts, games, meditation and mindfulness.
Mad Science sparks imaginative learning throughout the summer! Campers will watch a rocket launch, create inventions, build their own robots, engineer with LEGO bricks, concoct gooey SLIME, and more!
Orlando Magic Basketball Camps: Orlando Magic basketball camps are designed to help all players become better at basketball. Whether you are a new player to the learning the basics, a decorated travel ball player or a high school varsity athlete, this camp program will give you the tools to improve. Learn from the best coaches in the Central Florida area while enjoying all the fun that comes from attending camp with an NBA team. Sessions fill up quickly, sign up today!
Seminole County Public Schools Extended Day: KidZone & Beyond (formerly Extended Day) offers before and after school child care, afterschool enrichment and summer camp. The program is designed to enrich children’s lives educationally, socially, culturally, emotionally, physically and to provide a safe and familiar setting for pre-kindergarten and elementary school children. We focus on meeting the needs of working parents by offering a safe, accessible, affordable program that is school based. We will achieve these goals through activities that allow for creativity, discovery and exploration.
Florida Film Academy: Exciting Summer Camps available for Ages 7 – 12 & 13- 18. Creative experiences include Filmmaking for all levels, Animation, Visual Effects, Special Effects Make Up & Prosthetics, YouTubing and more!Camps are available in Winter Garden, St. Pete & St. Augustine. FFA offers residency and day camps for teens too! Book early to save your child’s place!
Mad Science: Mad Science camps offer a daily combination of in-class discovery and exploration, outdoor games and physical activities, and hands-on applications of the scientific principles presented. Your child will be able touch, see, hear, smell and taste what science is really all about. We use simple, real world science techniques that allow even the youngest of campers to enjoy our learning environment. Campers create, build and assemble a variety of take-home projects while exploring how science affects the world around us.
WPVC Volleyball Summer Camps: Join the Coolest Summer Camp in Central Florida! WPVC Boys/Girls All Skills Volleyball Summer Camp Ages 7-16! Campers will be excited to join in our interactive curriculum as our facilities are indoor and airconditioned. Campers will learn the values of teamwork, caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and endurance. If your child loves to play, learn, make new friends and do something different and exciting, this is the perfect camp for them.
Victory Martial Arts: You’ll love our high-energy, super fun, MEGA martial arts week of coolness. Make friends while learning awesome ninja moves and super amazing tricks. A week at Victory summer camp will leave you feeling like a warrior!
Victory Martial Arts Apopka 1521 Rock Springs Rd.
Victory Martial Arts Clearwater 1530 McMullen Booth Rd. Suite D1
Victory Martial Arts Clermont 4279 South Hwy. 27
Victory Martial Arts Orlando 4418 Edgewater Drive
Victory Martial Arts Orlando 7512 Dr. Phillips Blvd. Ste 120
Victory Martial Arts Orlando 13938A Egret Tower Drive
Victory Martial Arts Lake Mary 3855 Lake Emma Rd.
Victory Martial Arts Orlando 9368 Narcoossee Road Suite 102
Victory Martial Arts Altamonte Springs 931 N. State Rd. 434 #1305
Victory Martial Arts Maitland 457 S Orlando Ave
Victory Martial Arts Ocoee 2530 S. Maguire Rd.
Victory Martial Arts Oviedo 150 Alafaya Wood Blvd. Ste 104
Victory Martial Arts Palm Harbor 34230 US Highway 19 North
Victory Martial Arts Winter Springs 5240 Red Bug Lake Road
Victory Martial Arts Orlando 783 N. Alafaya Trail
Victory Martial Arts Windermere 13402 Summerport Village Pkwy, Ste. 501
Victory Martial Arts Winter Park 2175 Aloma Ave.
Girl Scouts of Citrus: All of our camps provide a great opportunity for girls to experience the outdoors and make lasting memories. We have options available for all girls to choose the type of camp that best fits them. Whether it be Day Camp, Sampler Camp or Resident Camp you can be sure it will be a unique experience! Camps located in Merritt Island and Chuluota.
LaPetite: Are your kids ready for THE BEST SUMMER EVER? At La Petite Academy, children have all the fun that comes with summer while learning skills to help them grow. School-agers participate in a variety of activities each week, with plenty of amazing things to discover about the week’s theme. Summer camp at La Petite Academy is perfect for younger children too! During June, July and August, your younger child will continue to learn and grow with fun themed activities and special guests. Ages 5 weeks to 12 years.
YMCA: There’s plenty for parents to love about the Y Before and After School Programs. There’s a good feeling that comes with knowing your child or teen is safe and thriving at the very same place they attend school. No finding a bus. No commute. No worries. What’s more, learning is a part of everything we do. Children and teens are taught the kind of values – caring, honesty, respect and responsibility – that make them who they become. All YMCA camps share one thing: they’re about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories. And, of course, it’s fun too.
Grow & Sing: Each class will be 45 minutes long held once per week. Family Music, Art and Baby Music…
Orlando City Soccer: Our highly acclaimed camps teach the basics of the Beautiful Game in a fun and safe environment. Camps are open to boys and girls aged 5-12 of all experience levels. Each one hour soccer camp session will consist of technical station training and scrimmages, and feature club coaches and professional Orlando City player appearances.
Primrose Schools: Adventure awaits this summer as your child explores something new each day at Camp Primrose. Exciting summer curriculum projects, special events, and field trips keep your child’s imagination growing. Summer at Camp Primrose is filled with excitement, enthusiasm and creativity!
iBrick Academy LEGO Robotics Camps: iBrick Academy has provided camps, after school programs, and special/custom events using LEGO and LEGO Education Products for over 20 years. Our focus in LEGO LEARNING FUN at its best! We provide trained instructors (real teachers!) and all the equipment needed to have a successful event provided by a family owned and operated company with a combined 60+ years in education. We offer both LEGO Robotics and LEGO Master Builder Academy at locations around Central Florida. This year we have Rolled Back our Camp Pricing to: $219 per week. www.ibricakacademy.com or email@example.com.
My Gym: Summer Camp for 6 yrs to 11 yrs 11 mos. If you would like your child to get out of the house for a few hours of fun and exercise to escape the summertime blues, this camp is for you! Games, Relays, Sports, Gymnastics, Acrobatics, Team-Building Activities, Zipline, Rock Wall & lots more.
iBrick Academy: For over a decade, iBrick Academy has offered Summer Camps featuring LEGO © Education Sets. We believe that children of all ages should be able to have a safe, structured camp while learning S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts. We also believe this all can be done while having fun with LEGO ©. iBrick Academy is a local, family-owned company purposed to offer children ages 3-18 science, technology, engineering and mathematics training through the use LEGO © Education Curriculum and sets. The focus of our business is to provide students the opportunity to work hands on with LEGO © Robots and other LEGO © Education Activities. We provide a setting that fosters hands-on learning also known as Discovery Learning. iBrick Academy incorporates state and national standards along with learning experience that combines FCAT skills, such as problem solving with hands on activities that captivate minds.
Orlando Rep Theatre: The REP Youth Academy provides outstanding classes, camps, workshops, and performance opportunities for young people. The Youth Academy’s programming consists of a variety of performance and technical classes for youth during the school year and summer. The Academy casts young people in their own full-scale productions, complete with professional directors and designers. Its mission is to provide a professional theatrical experience in an educational environment that is by, for and about young people. Please take some time to look through our programs by clicking on the appropriate semester above.
Ladybird Academy: Our unique themes and facilities offer a variety of programs to ensure a memorable and exciting summer vacation for your child.
Starchild Academy Summer Camp: StarChild Academy’s programs feature fun-filled field trips and interesting guest speakers who visit our locations. In addition, many of StarChild Academy’s locations offer week-long summeracademic enrichment programs featuring interactive learning experiences such as aerospace engineering, computer programming, robotics, applied math fundamentals, and creative writing.
Orlando Magic Basketball Camps: Orlando Magic Summer camps are designed to help all players become better at basketball, whether you are a new player to the learning the basics, a decorated travel ball player or a high school varsity athlete, this camp program will give you the tools to improve. Learn from the best coaches in the Central Florida area while enjoying all the fun that comes from attending camp with an NBA team. Sessions fill up quickly, sign up today! Click here for all locations.
Camp Invention: Camp Invention is one week in the summer where your child’s creativity, innovation, and problem-solving skills are challenged and developed in fun and exciting ways. Our top priority is to inspire future innovators and build their confidence in the natural ability to dream and create. Camp Invention is for any child entering kindergarten through 6th grade! The curriculum is designed with each child in mind, featuring fun, age-appropriate activities.
Boy Scouts: Camp La-No-Che is the Boy Scout Camp located on the North shore of Lake Norris in Paisley, Florida. It is a part of Central Florida Council of the Boy Scouts of America and is home to Tipisa Lodge of the Order of the Arrow (OA). Camp La-No-Che is part of the Leonard and Marjorie Williams Family Scout Reservation. The camp is open year round with its most active time being the 8 weeks during summer camp in June and July. La-No-Che also hosts weekends for local JROTC units, Venturing units, Learning for Life units, Cub Scouts (Boy Scouts of America), and Webelos (Boy Scouts of America) weekends. Tipisa Lodge also hosts OA events including sectional weekends.
Kids R Kids: Join us for “American Road Trip” Junior & Senior Camps (Kindergarten – 12 Years). Kids ‘R’ Kids Academies all across the U.S. are teaming up for a unique summer camp experience fueled by a powerful combination of creative energy and virtual technology.
Cranium Academy: The summer program at Cranium Academy is 11 weeks of fun and learning for students who have a wide range of interests. We offer camps for children from 2 years old to 10 years old in arts, humanities, sciences, and more! STEM camp is offered for children ages 4-10. School Day camps are from 8:30 AM until 3:30 PM and Full Day camps are from 7:00 AM until 6:00 PM.
KinderCare Learning Centers: When your local public schools are closed for breaks, we’ve got the perfect backup plan! We’ve created winter, spring, and summer break activities that are fun, smart, and save the day when school is out. We have preschool and school-age programs that kids love, and we offer flexible scheduling options to meet the needs of busy families like yours.
Orlando Ballet School: Orlando Ballet offers an extensive summer program for dancers of all ages. Whether you are a serious dancer looking to refine your technique or a young dancer looking for some summer fun, we have a summer program for you!
Seminole Music Together: Seminole County Music Together offers a Summer Program for children mixed ages Newborn to Five Years old with the grownups who love them! We meet once a week for 45 minutes for six weeks. Songbook and CD and more included. Choose your location. (Winter Park, Oviedo, Lake Mary). Visit www.seminolemusictogether.com to register. Activities include singing, dancing and playing with musical instruments and props. Music is of value in itself! PLUS Music aids in ALL learning! PLUS Music Together is FUN!
Summer Reading Skills at UCF: Programs are offered through University of Central Florida, Division of Continuing Education, in collaboration with the Institute of Reading Development Program design and instructional support are provided by the Institute of Reading Development.
SportsTyme: SportsTyme is a family owned and operated summer camp that has been serving Florida for well over a decade. Our mission is to provide an exceptional sports camp experience for every camper bu making safety and fun our top priorities. Kids learn the importance of sportsmanship while attending summer camp.We like to think that the lessons they learn here will last a life-time.
Orlando Volleyball Academy:Orlando Volleyball Academy hosts several summer volleyball camps for girls and boys in the Central Florida area. We offer specialized camps for beginners all the way through elite volleyball players looking to hone their skills during the summer months. Our volleyball camps range in skill level, but all offer the same high level of coaching, commitment and love for the game of volleyball. To find out more information about each camp, click on the links below. All of the camps below are based in our Southwest Orlando, FL (main) location. We offer even more summer volleyball camps in the Oviedo area.
Full Sail Labs: Our week-long Summer Camps give Kids (ages 7–12) and Teens (ages 13–17) the experience of working on a real film, building a game, or producing original music from start to finish by utilizing state-of-the-art technology. At Full Sail Labs, our summer camps are like no other. Students explore their creativity through storytelling, art, and technology while engaging in collaborative experiences with their peers. Full Sail Labs Summer Camps start in June and run through the end of July. Kids camps are located at our Winter Park, Lake Nona, and Longwood locations. Teen camps only take place on the Full Sail University campus (Winter Park).
Orlando Science Center: Orlando Science Center camps provide a safe, fun environment that promotes hands-on learning while fostering excitement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Campers will build 21st-century skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and communication. Our programs provide children with a platform for cultivating their interests while working collaboratively with their peers.
+ Bricks 4 Kidz: (WAITING FOR 2020 UPDATE) Bricks 4 Kidz® camps are a fresh and fun way for kids to spend their school breaks! Children will have a blast using LEGO® Bricks to build uniquely designed models, play games, and explore the world of engineering, architecture, robotics, and more in an open, friendly and team-based environment. Bricks 4 Kidz® camps keep the pace fast and varied with guided projects and challenges as well as time for free-play, so the kids are always having fun. Camp activities are specially designed for kids ages 5-12, built around themes kids love, like Amusement Parks, Space, Robotics and more. Screened, trained Bricks 4 Kidz® staff provide friendly, qualified supervision for your children, so you can rest assured they are safe and happy.
i9 Sports: i9 Sports is offering youth sports leagues over the summer on Sundays between 8am-12pm. Soccer (ages 3-12), Zip Lacrosse (ages 5-14) and Basketball (ages 5-14) will be offered for a 7 week season for boys and girls. Registration open online at www.i9sports.com or by calling 321-231-8576.
CampTastic: Come explore with us all summer long in CampTastic at Creative World School! Showcasing 5 BLASTastic themes, your School Age student will enjoy Sports, Art, Field Trips, Engineering, Science, Music, and More as we get inspired to grow… together! Join us and all of your friends for a FUNderful Summer making the most of our BIG dreams and BRIGHT ideas! Orlando | Oviedo | St. Cloud | Avalon Park
Talk to the Camera at Penguin Point Productions: Do you want your kids to get creative, have a BLAST and keep learning this summer? At Talk to the Camera, our award-winning summer camps spark imagination through moviemaking and video creation. Your kids become storytellers and content creators in a hands-on, collaborative environment. And you’ll enjoy the benefits of improved social skills like public speaking, active listening, and eye contact. Your child’s self-confidence will soar in these engaging and lively summer camps.
Metro Gymnastics: Orlando Metro offers Kidz Sports camps on all major school holidays and vacations. Come join us for gymnastics, games, bounce house, arts and crafts and much more! Full day or half day sessions are available.Summer Camps Orlando
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Elevate Yoga Center: The experienced Kid’s team at Elevate yoga center lead young yogis with mat and aerial yoga, dance, crafts, games, meditation and mindfulness. Bring a yoga mat, reusable water bottle and lunch/snacks and please leave gaming devices at home.
Russian Ballet Orlando: For our youngest dancers, we host Performing Arts Fun Camp, where children will learn how to create costumes, props within a themed production. Daily dance classes that will consist of stretching and basics of ballet, along with learning choreography for weekly performance that will be performed by all children for their parents on Fridays.
Orlando Ballet School: We offer an extensive summer program for dancers of all ages. Whether you are a serious dancer looking to refine your technique or a young dancer looking for some summer fun, we have a summer program for you!
The History Center: Become a member and ensure a place at camp! Members-only Early Bird registration begins February 1. History and fun collide at our Adventures in History summer camp program. We provide a safe and fun learning environment that combines cool historic facts with STEM content through hands-on activities, interactive guest-speaker programs, and exciting field trips. Campers will discover the history that surrounds us every day! We offer three classes divided by age group (1) ages 6-7, (2) ages 8-9, and (3) ages 10-11.
Orlando Museum of Art: Studio Art Sessions for Students Entering Grades 1-8 Become immersed in art-making experiences that place value on the process of creative expression in a relaxed atmosphere. From programs for fun-loving kids to the more serious students of art, sessions offer something for every budding artist. Register for one week or up to ten weeks with a different theme each week.
Orlando Repertory Theater: The Youth Academy’s camps and productions are designed to foster self-confidence, creative thinking, problem-solving skills, collaboration and discipline through the performing arts. For over 20 years, The REP Youth Academy has provided the finest theatre training in Central Florida. Our award-winning professional teaching artists share their expertise in camps and classes for students from Pre-K through graduating 12th graders.
Orlando Science Center: Orlando Science Center offers hands-on summer camps so that children entering Preschool through Grade 9 can dive deep into their favorite STEM topics while school is out! In an age dependent on innovation and creativity, our programs provide children with a platform for cultivating their interests while working collaboratively with their peers to develop lifelong skills that will enrich their lives and future community. OSC summer camps are accredited by the American Camps Association, which adheres to strict policies regarding camper safety and wellness. More…
Orlando Shakespeare Theater: Taught by theater professionals, Orlando Shakes’ summer camps are designed to ignite the imagination and inspire creativity while teaching life skills.
City of Orlando Recreation Centers: A safe and affordable summer “day” camp program for youth who have completed Kindergarten up to fifth grade. This program is offered Monday-Friday for the weeks school is out following Orange County Public Schools calendar, at 16 community and recreation centers. Summer Camp offers a variety of recreational activities, including swimming, crafts; indoor and outdoor activities, exciting field trips (additional expense), computer labs and special events.
Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando: The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando’s Summer Camps are designed for kids who love animals. Campers will experience hands on activities with shelter pets, gain knowledge from educational speakers, and enjoy animal-related arts & crafts, enrichment projects, games, and much more. Our Camps will be held at our Orlando facility on Conroy Road.
Dr. Phillips Center: Make summer a whole lot cooler. Once the school year wraps up, the School of the Arts is in full swing. Every summer, students can spend a week or two completely immersed in their craft—learning from seasoned teachers during all-day sessions. Focused on musical theater, acting or jazz music, these high-energy summer camp programs are as rewarding as they are intensive. Each culminates in an exciting showcase for friends and family—a chance for students to show off their new (or newly perfected) skills.
Central Florida Community Arts Summer Camps: Each summer, CFCArts offers a variety of exciting summer camps to children and teens! From arts camps for our preschool children to musical theatre intensives for our teens, these camps are designed to meet the students where they are. A fun, encouraging environment allows youth to explore the performing arts, work with talented, professional directors and choreographers, make new friends, and grow as a performer. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Page 15 – Young Writer’s Summer Camp:Venturing beyond reading and writing, Page 15’s popular Young Writers Summer Camps gives authors in 2nd – 12th grades the opportunity to write, illustrate, and publish their very own book with help from published authors, editors and illustrators. The Young Writers Camp is perfect for readers and writers of all abilities – from the budding young wordsmiths who love the process, to the reluctant writer who hasn’t yet found the know-how or interest in writing.
Camp Blue (St. James Cathedral School): Camp Blue runs for 8 weeks! Experience Summer Camp in a whole new way. We have programs for children entering PreK3 through grade 8! Each week campers will experience new enrichment activities, exciting off-campus group excursions at the hottest kid’s spots, and an enhanced sports clinics where campers can focus on building their athletic technique and skills.
Hero Spark!: This summer we are thrilled to be partnering with the Orange County Library System, and Disney to do a series of Family Game Time events! These events will be a great opportunity for you and your family to learn how to break out of the weekly routine by starting your own Family Game Nights! We’ll be demoing up to 30 different games (not just your typical Monopoly or Candyland experience) to use to get the family together. Learn how to unplug to disconnect through new and exciting games that teach core skills and spark an interest in the world around!
Orlando Day KidzCamp: As one of Orlando’s premier child care centers, we offer high quality at affordable rates. Our teachers nurture each child’s strengths and lift them to new heights. Offering child care from ages six-weeks through preschool, VPK, kindergarten and after school care.
XL Sports World (Soccer): XL Soccer World offers fully supervised vacation camps throughout the year. Players aged between 4 and 14 years old will learn and develop their skills in a safe, fun soccer environment. Click here to register.
LBRA Summer Rowing Camp: Discover rowing this summer! All rising 4th -12th grade students from any school to experience the ultimate team sport. Learn basic rowing skills, and progress to rowing in racing shells. All rowers will learn leadership skills, team building, and enhance their own personal fitness.
Medical, Educational, and Special Needs Camps
Alpine Academy: If your child is having a difficult time making friends, we can help! Using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), this program will focus on improving your child’s social communication by teaching core strategies that will allow him or her to develop and maintain friendships with peers. We utilize a variety of social skills curricula to teach language skills and promote social interaction. Our activities are fun, creative, and designed specifically to target your child’s social challenges. Through cooperative games and team building activities, the children practice perspective-taking and emotional self-control, learn to recognize verbal and nonverbal social cues, as well as practice conversational skills and good sportsmanship. Most importantly, they learn how to make friends and have FUN in a low student to teacher ratio environment. We also have in-house field trips and other fun activities such as visits from the Kona Ice truck incorporated into the camp.
Arbor School of Central Florida: Our school offers a sensory-based summer camp that allows your child to build more on their experiences in school and bring it to a new level. Camp is a multi-sensory experience that provides occupational therapy, speech therapy, music therapy as well as art, academic remediation, social skills training and play based activities. Camp is a motivating and rewarding experience with weekly themes that are exciting and fun. Each day the campers experience sensory based play that improves body awareness, core strength, gross, and fine motor skills. The day moves quickly with art activities, language based games and academic supports all carefully planned to support the interest and needs of the campers.
CECO (Conductive Education Center of Orlando): Summer Camp Age Group: 4 years to 18 years. This is a special needs summer camp for children with cerebral palsy and other related motor disabilities. CECO can offer your child an intensive conductive education program with the focus on increasing physical and social independence. The intensive sessions are led by PETO trained conductors including physical, educational and self-care skills. Students are grouped in small classes (up to 6 students max in each classroom) that are segmented to meet your child’s developmental needs. There is one-to-one student to staff ratio (each group is led by a conductor with trained program assistants) and physical and cognitive stimulation for your child throughout the entire day. The daily routine includes programs to develop new skills and improve existing gross motor; fine motor and self-care skills in a group environment. Students from around the world join us for this life changing program. You must complete an application and assessment prior to submitting the registration form.
The First Academy: The campus of The First Academy has always been a great place to spend time over the summer months, but the fun and enrichment has been taken to new heights in recent years! There are programs for all ages and interests, from Arts to Sports to Academics – and much more!
UCP of Central Florida: At the UCP Summer Camp Programs children experience different things, develop new skills and have fun along the way. We foster an exciting and safe environment for kids of all abilities to create unforgettable summer memories. While they are taking part in unique experiences and adventures, they are also building self-esteem, developing interpersonal and leadership skills and making lasting friendships and memories.
The REP: Sensory-Friendly Theatre Camp at Princeton House Charter. The REP continues its commitment to serving all young people of Central Florida through offering classes at Princeton House Charter School that incorporate evidence-based practices and supports that can accommodate students with autism and other developmental disabilities. While The REP practices inclusion in all of our camps and classes, some students find that a more sensory-friendly atmosphere allows them greater success. Princeton House Charter School is located at 1166 Lee Road, Orlando., Camp for rising 3-5 (ages 7-10) graders and a camp for rising 6-8 graders (ages 11-13).
Easter Seals Florida: Peace of mind for you, and the summer adventure of a lifetime for your loved one! Weeklong fully accessible overnight or day camp for children and adults with disabilities or special needs, ages 6-106! Exciting activities include zip lining, swimming, archery, dancing, sports, music & drama, and more! Easter Seals Florida… providing summer memories for individuals with special needs for over 50 years.
Camp We Sign: At Campus of Faith Assembly, Camp We Sign is a week-long Summer Camp for deaf, hard-of-hearing children and their siblings. Come to Laugh, Lean and Grow!
Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind: The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind will host two Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) Summer Academies at its St. Augustine campus – at no cost for students who are blind/visually impaired or deaf/hard of hearing. Transportation and boarding/meal opportunities are offered. Academy presenters and instructors are certified teachers trained to work with students who are blind/visually impaired or deaf or hard of hearing. Note: Not available to currently enrolled FSDB students.
Celandine Life Prep Academy Summer Workshop:A summer camp for special needs children, Kindergarten through Young Adult! Activities include; team sports, bike day, water day, field trips, S.T.E.A.M., gardening and more!
Kennedy Space Center: Camp KSC® is a weeklong day camp that specializes in STEM learning at its best, following NASA-based science and engineering. Future space explorers will learn what it is like to live and work in space. With the opening of the new Astronaut Training Experience® Center located at the main visitor complex, campers will experience a brand new summer camp with curriculum comprising of exciting and educational adventures, catered to fit each grade. Orlando
Ron Jon Surf Shop: Camps run June to August but class size is limited so CALL NOW to grab a spot! Simply put – it’s a blast on the beach!! And we keep our instructor to student ratio at a maximum of 1:4, so our classes fill up quickly. All students must be between 7 and 17 years old and able to swim. The classes are divided based upon age and experience, and spots are awarded on a first come, first served basis.
Brevard County Zoo: From June August 9, the Zoo is offering a variety of half- and full-day camps for children entering kindergarten through 12th grade. Topics range from animal habitats and behaviors to wildlife conservation and nature-based adventures. New this year is the Career Explorers camp for high school students considering a future with animals.
Pure Life Surf School: Kids look forward to our Daytona Beach Surf Camp all year long. We are a surf school that grew up surfing in Daytona Beach and Ponce Inlet. Our core values are instilled in our kids as we enhance their surfing skills, knowledge of their ocean environment, and surfing etiquette; especially when surfing down at the inlets and other crowded surf spots. Talk to any kid or parent that has ever been in our camp and see what they have to say. Our kids have a blast, literally every day is the best day of their lives. No other camp compares to the level of fun that is achieved at Pure Life Surf School.
Marine Discovery Center: Summer camps at Marine Discovery Center are designed for children to experience the water through our hands-on, feet-wet programs. All of our summer camp programs will include island exploration, science activities, marine-related arts and crafts, shoreline studies in our salt marsh, and a photo show of your child’s week at camp! Other activities vary depending on the camp but may include fishing, kayaking, archery, snorkeling, SCUBA diving, surfing, and paddle boarding. We hope to ‘Discover Amazing’ with your camper this summer!
Whimsical World of Camp by Girls Scouts of Citrus Council: Explore the wonders of nature in the Whimsical World of Camp. You’ll experience the fun of camp while making new friends and connecting with the great outdoors.
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+Camp Cedar Cliff: Building genuine Christ-followers through community, worship, Biblical teaching, and outdoor recreation since 2006. Our mission is played out in three avenues, so explore the ways that Cedar Cliff is impacting thousands of kids every year.
+Florida Youth Conservation Centers Network: The Everglades Youth Conservation Camp (EYCC) is located on the J.W. Corbett Wildlife Management Area in western Palm Beach County. The Youth Camp was created by individuals who cared deeply about conservation, protecting wilderness areas, wildlife in natural habitats and preserving a way of life. The camp facility is managed by the Florida Youth Conservation Centers Network, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The residential summer camp program is for children completing 3rd – 8th grade. The EYCC also offers a Leadership Camp for youth completing grades 9th – 12th grade. Summer camp activities challenge camper’s physical, mental and social growth. Group leaders and instructors serve as guides through camp life and activities, mentors and role models. EYCC’s summer programs feature a unique conservation education theme with outdoor adventure activities in the Florida Everglades, as well as time to relax, have fun and make new friends. The Everglades Youth Conservation Camp is an American Camp Association (ACA) accredited facility, meeting all ACA health, safety, and program quality standards.
+Space Camp–Space Camp is located in Huntsville, Ala., where America’s space program was born. Huntsville is home to the second largest research park in the United States and the fourth largest in the world.
+Busch Gardens: Summer Day Camps and Resident Camps turn Busch Gardens Tampa into a classroom that your kids will actually enjoy! Zoo School will open students’ eyes to a world of wildlife and wild places. Our Teacher Programs provide classroom-ready activities for students. Our Youth Group activities provides both education and thrills to groups of 15 or more. Learning is fun at Busch Gardens.
+Kennedy Space Center: Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex offers youth programs and kid-friendly vacations for many grades and interests, including Camp Kennedy Space Center®, Overnight Adventures, field trips, Girl Scout and Boy Scout Salutes and Salute to Homeschoolers.
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Disclaimer: We do not endorse any of these summer camps, nor do we have personal knowledge of them. Please be sure to use this guide as just that…a guide. We have put this guide together based on our research of potential summer camps in the Central Florida area. Do your research and your homework to pick the best and most reputable summer camps for your children.