Ensure a Bright Future for your child with a Club Scientific Summer Camp!

General Camp Info

At Club Scientific Summer Camps, we combine hands-on learning with one-on-one attention to create a fun environment that teaches students to enjoy the challenge of critical thinking.

By offering multiple camp themes each week, our curriculum is intended to appeal to your child's unique interests. Is your child fascinated by robots? Enroll in one of our Robotics camps! Does your child want to be a Doctor when they grow up? Enroll in our Emergency Medicine camp! Can't keep your child away from a computer screen? Enroll them in our Jr. Game Developer camp!

All of our hands-on activities conform to National Science Standards, making science challenging and fun! Our camp Directors are highly trained educational professionals, assisted by skilled instructors that have have a passion for science!

Click on the summer camp age group boxes above for more information on our camp themes!

Camp Pricing & Information:

  • - Club Scientific camps differ by location, so check out the details below to see which location and type of camp works best for your child!
  • - Full–day camps:
    • - Offered at San Juan del Rio Catholic School in Fruit Cove and Waypoint Preschool in Nocatee
    • - 20 different camp themes for Ages 6-12 to choose from!
    • - Most camp themes include 4 hands-on science activities each day!
    • - Each camp day includes an exciting Morning Science Demonstration or Camp Challenge, at least 45 minutes of Active Outdoor time (weather permitting), and the chance to socialize with friends during their lunch break!
    • - Full-day camps operate from 9am – 4pm
      • - Optional Pre-Camp from 8am - 9am available for $25 per weekOptional Post-Camp from 4pm - 530pm available for $35 per week
    • - Camp prices start at $285 per week. 
      • - Multi-week and Sibling Discounts are available at Check-Out.
      • - Chef Scientific, Robot Inventor, and Jr. Robot Inventor have an additional lab fee of $35 per week.
      • - Jr. Chef has an additional lab fee of $15 per week.
  • - Half–day camps:
    • - Offered at the Club Scientific Lab on US-1 in Ponte Vedra
    • - 5 different camp themes for Ages 6-9 to choose from!
    • - Campers can choose from a Morning camp session, an Afternoon camp session, or both!
      • - And the best part? Activities DO NOT repeat between Morning and Afternoon sessions!
        So campers who sign up for both get double the fun!
    • - Morning camp sessions operate from 9am to 12pm
    • - Afternoon camp sessions operate from 1pm to 4pm
    • - Each half-day camp includes at least 2 hands-on science activities per day, and campers who sign up for both Morning and Afternoon sessions will stay on-site for a lunch break from 12pm to 1pm
    • - All Half-day camps cost $140 per week.

 

Not all Camps Themes are available at every location.
Make sure to check out the Camp Locations page to see which camps are being held in your area.

Cancellation Policy:
Full refunds will be given until April 1st. A 75% refund will be given between April 2nd and May 31st.
No refunds will be made after June 1st. All registration cancellations will incur a 5% fee to cover our non-refundable registration and credit-card fees.

Ages 6-8

Camp Jr. Chef (NEW for 2019!)

Cost: Full Day = $285/week + $15 Lab Fee, Half Day = $140/week + $7 Lab Fee

Who ever said that playing with your food is a bad thing? Our Jr. Chefs will explore basic kitchen safety, learn to take proper measurements while cooking, and will learn the science behind cooking! Chefs will perform exciting hands-on experiments to learn the basics of food science and cooking. Students will also make their own recipes and take home extras to share with their families when available. With supervision from our camp counselors, campers will use small toaster ovens, hotplates, kitchen utensils, and more as they prepare their dishes. *If your child has dietary restrictions or allergies please include that information on your online registration form*

Sample Topics:
Does It Dissolve?, Color Changing Lemonade, Growing Gummy Bears, Scrambled Eggs, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Chef at SJDR Catholic School (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Chef at Waypoint Church at Nocatee (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Chef at the Club Scientific Lab (HALF DAY CAMP)


Camp Jr. Scientist

Cost: $285/week

The Jr. Scientist Camp covers a broad range of fun and exciting science topics such as: Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Lab Process Skills. This camp is perfect for the child who has a general interest in science and wants an exciting "sampler" camp! Campers learn all about the Scientific Method, how to observe and document changes with their experiments day to day, how to measure, and more!

Sample Projects:
Grow - Beast Experiment! Wacky Window Paint! Super Bouncing Balls! Air-Burst Rocket! Wurmz and Dirt! Driving Submarines!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Scientist at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Scientist at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Jr. Astronaut

Cost: Full Day = $285/week, Half Day = $140/week

3...2...1...BLASTOFF! Join us as we rocket into space with several exciting rocketry & astronomy projects! Do you have what it takes to become an astronaut? Jr. Astronauts will explore planets, rockets, stars, light, and more in this fun camp, perfect for ages 6-8.

Sample Projects:
Space Shuttle Glider, Star Finder, Build-your-own Telescope, Rocket construction and launch, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Astronaut at SJDR Catholic School (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Astronaut at Waypoint Church at Nocatee (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Astronaut at the Club Scientific Lab (HALF DAY CAMP)


Camp Jr. Weather Scientist

Cost: $285/week

Campers discover why weather changes and will explore the different components that make up weather. Our beginner meteorologists learn about the sun, discuss extreme weather (tornadoes and hurricanes!), learn about instruments that are used to predict and track weather, and will even create their own weather news segment with our Green Screen set up!

Sample Projects:
Green Screen Weather Show, Tornado Bottle, Instant Snow, Solar Oven, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Weather Scientist at SJDR Catholic School


Camp Jr. Paleontologist

Cost: Full Day = $285/week, Half Day = $140/week

This camp offers an exciting introduction into the basics of Paleontology! This exciting adventure in Paleontology will have your child playing in the dirt and having the time of their lives! Campers will be immersed in several hands-on projects that they will take home to continue their adventure. Plus this camp offers fun and dynamic science games!

Sample Projects:
Panning for Gems and Minerals! Crack Open a Geode! Miniature Dinosaur Dig! Build and take away a cool T-Rex Model!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Paleo at SJDR Catholic School (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Paleo at Waypoint Church at Nocatee (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Paleo at the Club Scientific Lab (HALF DAY CAMP)


Camp Jr. Space Engineer

Cost: $285/week

Using LEGO® bricks, campers will design and build structures and space vehicles for living on far away planets. Campers will utilize a variety of LEGO® bricks including motors, gears, lights, and sensors. Space Engineer includes instruction on the Earth, Moon, stars, and planets as well as the scientific topics of force, friction, simple machines, and gravity. Campers will also join the crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS) to learn about propulsion, friction and more. Counselors will assign specific projects each day that include: a rotating satellite, space buggy, a stunning spaceship, terrestrial homes that can withstand alien atmospheres and a host of other exciting projects. Campers will work in teams to complete their missions. Full-day Camps also include two separate ESTES® rocket builds, and an epic launch demonstration on the final day of camp!

Sample Projects:
"Shuttle Express" Rocket Build & Launch, Building a Weather Satellite, Lego WeDo 2.0 Robot Builds & Programming, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Space Engineer at SJDR Catholic School


Camp Jr. Veterinarian

Cost: Full Day = $285/week, Half Day = $140/week

Does your child LOVE animals? This camp is a young person’s ticket to the world of Veterinary Medicine. Our lessons will give young vets an opportunity to look into the exciting careers of veterinarians, and allow them to be involved in related hands-on activities and experiments. Each camper will even receive their own stethoscope and make their own medical kit! *Campers are NOT to bring their own pets to camp*

Sample Projects:
Owl Pellet Dissection, DNA Extraction, Microscopy, Diseases and Parasites, First Aid, Make Homemade Doggy Treats, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Veterinarian at SJDR Catholic School (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Veterinarian at Waypoint Church at Nocatee (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Veterinarian at the Club Scientific Lab (HALF DAY CAMP)


Camp Jr. Robot Inventor

Cost: $285/week + $35 lab fee

This camp is an introduction into the world of robotics. Campers will learn about the six simple machines and how they are incorporated into more complex machines. Campers will also learn about circuits and power sources as they build our “Mars-like” RC Rover. The radio-controlled RC Rover is capable of performing 23 experiments and activities. Campers will also have fun constructing our smart "Crab-Bot" Robot. Lastly, campers will work in the areas of observation, experimentation and trial and error as they build, race, and experiment with their robots.

Sample Projects:
Creating Electric Circuits! Building a remote controlled vehicle, building simple machines with Knex, and constructing a self-propelled "Crab-Bot"!

In addition:
Campers will work in the areas of observation, experimentation and trial and error as they build, race, and experiment with their robots.

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Robot Inventor at SJDR Catholic School


Camp Jr. Game Developer

Cost: $285/week

Build a computer and learn to code with click-and-drag video game creation! Unleash your child's imagination! Campers, ages 6-8, will learn to create video games with just a click of a mouse. Campers design several uniquely playable games without needing any programming knowledge or prior artistic skills. *Please note that campers will need to have basic reading skills in order to fully participate in the activities in this camp. Also, campers do not take home the buildable computer at the end of camp.*

Sample Topics:
"Modding" Minecraft, Elements of Game Design, Interviews with Game Developers, Logic and Math in Games, Player Controls, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Game Developer at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Game Developer at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Jr. Mad Chemist

Cost: Full Day = $285/week, Half Day = $140/week

Potions, bubbles, and eruptions! We have chosen our very favorite chemistry activities for this camp! Campers will learn the importance of taking accurate measurements when creating our exciting concoctions and will use the scientific method while conducting their experiments. This camp will be a BLAST! (Literally!)

Sample Projects:
Candy Color Experiment, Gravity Goo, Acid/Base Experiment, Make-Your-Own Bubble Gum, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Jr. Mad Chemist at SJDR Catholic School (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Jr. Mad Chemist at Waypoint Church at Nocatee (FULL DAY CAMP)
Click here to enroll your child in Jr. Mad Chemist at the Club Scientific Lab (HALF DAY CAMP)


Camp Jr. Movie Maker

Cost: $285/week

Is your child the next viral YouTube sensation? Perhaps a future movie director? In our Jr. Movie Maker camp, campers learn the science behind Hollywood's special effects and basic film making techniques as we create LEGO stop–motion animated "mini–movies". Campers will create a storyboard, script, set, and sound FX for their mini movies. Campers will also learn various special effect make–up techniques working with the same materials used by professional make–up artists to simulate cuts and bruises. We'll also learn about green screens as we write scripts and act out our very own newscast!

Sample Projects:
LEGO stop-motion movies, Special FX Make–Up, Video Editing, Internet Safety and the basics of YouTube, "Unboxing" Video Creation, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Movie Maker at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Jr. Movie Maker at Waypoint Church at Nocatee

Ages 9-12

Camp Special Effects

Cost: $285/week

One of the original Club Scientific Camps!! In our Special Effects camp; campers learn the science behind Hollywood's special effects. Activities will demonstrate concepts related to light, sound, perception, illusion, and set building. Campers will also learn various special effect make-up techniques working with the same materials used by professional make-up artists to simulate cuts, bruises, artificial blood, and old age. Is there a future movie director living in your house? Students will WORK IN GROUPS OF TWO while designing their stop-motion films - please make sure to let your child know they will work with a partner while designing their stop-motion creations. We'll also learn about green screens as we write scripts and act out our own newscast!

Sample Projects:
Green Screen Photography, Zombie Make-up Tutorial, Foley Effects, Stop Motion Photography, Make-up Contest, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Special Effects at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Special Effects at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Deep Space Engineer

Cost: $285/week

Camp Deep Space Engineer is a Lego Robotics and Rocketry camp, that takes campers to the edge of the universe on a mission to make a distant planet habitable for humans using LEGO® Mindstorms® Robotics kits. Our videos and animations help campers build and learn programming, tackle building challenges, and hone their robotic and project planning skills. Science factoids are interspersed throughout, accompanying engineering design activities tied into space exploration. Camp Deep Space’s curriculum has been developed by Carnegie Mellon University’s Robot Academy. Each morning, Campers will work in teams to build and program a new rocket to accomplish a new mission. Each afternoon, campers work on the construction and launch of two of their very own Estes® Rockets. Campers will take their rockets home with them. Parents are invited to join us on Friday’s Family Day to view their child’s rocket launch.

Sample Projects:
2 Different ESTES Model Rocket Builds & Launches, Advanced Robotic Programming, "Auto-Pilot" Robotic Navigation, The Science of Terraforming, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Deep Space Engineer at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp CSI – Forensics

Cost: $285/week

Calling all future Crime Scene Investigators! Campers will learn how law enforcement professionals solve crimes and analyze evidence. We'll use many of the same tools used by professionals to collect evidence from our mock crime scenes. Campers will learn how a crime is actually solved using the science of Forensics, and learn how Biology, Chemistry and Physics plays a major role in the investigation! Campers use microscopes to analyze fibers, use facial composite software, and more!

Sample Projects:
Blood Analysis; Fiber, Handwriting, Fingerprinting, and DNA Analysis!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp CSI – Forensics at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp CSI – Forensics at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Robot Inventor (New robots for 2019)!)

Cost: $285/week plus $35 Lab Fee

Campers will learn about the Science of Robotics with information on famous inventors, major innovations, and breakthroughs and advances in robot history. Newton's Laws will be emphasized all week and each camper will receive three Robot Kits to work on. Campers will be able to take home their remote controlled robots!

For the 2019 Summer Camp season, We will be featuring our 3-in-1 All Terrain Robot kit and the transforming Solar Space Fleet kit. In addition to these projects campers will be learning how to solder with our "Blinky Bot" soldering project. These are skills, which are a must for anyone taking courses in robotics or electronics.

Sample Projects:
The 3-in-1 All Terrain Robot is a multi-function tracked mobile robotic kit. Utilize different track modules and make your robot transform into 3 amazing variations: the forklift, rover, and gripper. Using the wired controller, command the robot to move forward, backward, turn, grip and lift.

The Solar Space Fleet Kit is an innovative solar powered science kit that can transform into seven different lunar modules and energized via direct sunlight or micro rechargeable battery.

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Robot Inventor at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Robot Inventor at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Game Developer

Cost: $285/week

Unleash your child's imagination as they learn to code with both click-and-drag and text-based programming languages! Campers, ages 9-12, will learn to create video games with just a click of a mouse, while also learning the "logic" of coding. Campers design several uniquely playable games without needing any programming knowledge or prior artistic skills.

Sample Topics:
Elements of Game Design, SCRATCH Programming, Coding in Python, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Game Developer at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Game Developer at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Emergency Vet

Cost: $285/week

One of our most popular camps! This camp is a young person’s ticket to the world of Veterinary Medicine. Our lessons will give young vets an opportunity to look into the exciting careers of real veterinarians, and allow them to be involved in related hands-on activities and experiments. Each camper will receive his or her very own medical kit.
*Please note: Animals may be present at camp - this camp is not recommended for campers who have cat/dog allergies. Campers are NOT to bring their own pets to camp.*

Sample Topics:
Sheep heart dissection, DNA extraction, Clinical procedure, Diseases and Parasites, First Aid, Dental care, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Emergency Vet at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Emergency Vet at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Movie Maker

Cost: $285/week

Calling all future Movie Directors and YouTubers! Join us for an exciting week as we explore the world of film–making. Campers will learn about script–writing, set design, cinematography, the basics of photography, internet safety, lighting, and more! Campers will have the opportunity to use our professional "vlogger gear" as they experiment with our video stabilization, lighting, and microphone rigs. Campers will also learn about Green Screen special effects!

Sample Projects:
Internet Safety & Privacy, Cinematography ("Framing the Shot"), Drone Photography, Green Screen Chroma-Key, and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Movie Maker at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Movie Maker at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Extreme Engineering

Cost: $285/week

Design - Build - Test - Repeat! Come join us for a week of EXTREME Engineering challenges! Campers will learn the basics of the Engineering Design Process as they build all sorts of crazy contraptions, and compete in a series of Bridge-Building Competitions throughout the week! Campers will learn about Structural and Materials Science, as they compare the strengths of different materials and shapes by performing both non-destructive and destructive testing, all with the goal of improving their Engineering Designs.

Sample Projects:
Balsa Wood Bridge Building, The Basics of 3D Printing, Break It! (Structural Testing), Intro to CAD (Computer Aided Design), and more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Extreme Engineering at SJDR Catholic School
Click here to enroll your child in Camp Extreme Engineering at Waypoint Church at Nocatee


Camp Chef Scientific

Cost: $285/week plus $35 Lab Fee

A true camper favorite! Our camp chefs will explore basic kitchen safety, learn to take proper measurements while cooking, and will learn the science behind cooking! Chefs will make their own recipes and take home extras to share with their families when available. This is a course for beginning "Chefs", and will include a variety of breakfast, dessert, and party recipes. With supervision from our camp counselors, campers will use ovens, hotplates, blenders, and more as they prepare their dishes. *If your child has dietary restrictions or allergies please include that information on your online registration form*

Sample Topics:
Homemade Ice Cream, Veggie Sushi, Homemade Pretzels, Pancake Art, and much more!

Click here to enroll your child in Camp Chef Scientific at SJDR Catholic School

Dates & Locations

2019 Summer Camp Locations, Dates, & Themes

Full Day and Half Day Camps available! Our 3 main camp locations are shown below, followed by the detailed schedule for each camp location!

San Juan del Rio Catholic School

Full Day Camps: 9am — 4pm.
Pre-camp available at 8am, Post-camp available until 5:30pm

Google Maps Link: 1714 State Road 13, St. Johns, Florida 32259
(Fruit Cove Area)

June 17 - June 21

June 24 - June 28

July 8 - July 12

July 15 - July 19

Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8
Jr. Veterinarian
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. PaleontologistJr. Chef
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Veterinarian
Jr. Movie Maker
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Space EngineerJr. Space EngineerJr. Chef
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Game DeveloperJr. Robot Inventor
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Game DeveloperJr. Robot Inventor
Jr. Scientist
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Mad Chemist
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. AstronautJr. Weather Scientist
Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12
CSI – ForensicsEmergency VeterinarianEmergency VeterinarianMovie Maker
Chef Scientific
(SOLD OUT)
Special EffectsMovie MakerChef Scientific
(SOLD OUT)
Extreme EngineeringRobot Inventor
(SOLD OUT)
Game DeveloperGame Developer

 

—Click here to enroll your child in a Full Day Camp at San Juan del Rio Catholic School —


 

Waypoint Church at Nocatee

Full Day Camps: 9am — 4pm.
Pre-camp available at 8am, Post-camp available until 5:30pm

Google Maps Link: 225 Gospel Dr., Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
(Nocatee Area)

June 24 - June 28July 8 - July 12July 15 - July 19July 22 - July 26
Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8Ages 6 - 8
Jr. Chef
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Scientist
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Paleontologist
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Movie Maker
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Game Developer
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Mad Chemist
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Veterinarian
(SOLD OUT)
Jr. Astronaut
(SOLD OUT)
Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12Ages 9 - 12
Deep Space EngineerSpecial FX
(SOLD OUT)
Robot Inventor
(New Robots!)
Emergency Veterinarian
Movie Maker
(SOLD OUT)
Extreme EngineeringCSI – ForensicsGame Developer

 

—Click here to enroll your child in a Full Day Camp at the Waypoint Church at Nocatee —


 

The Club Scientific Lab

Half Day Camps
Morning Session: 9am — 12pm
Afternoon Session: 1pm — 4pm

(Campers who sign up for both Morning and Afternoon sessions will break for lunch from 12pm - 1pm.)

Google Maps Link: 150 Hilden Road, Suite 311, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
(US–1, 1 mi South of Nease High School)

May 27 - May 31

June 3 - June 7

July 1 - July 5

July 22 - July 26

July 29 - August 2

Ages 6 - 9Ages 6 - 9Ages 6 - 9Ages 6 - 9Ages 6 - 9
Jr. Astronaut
(Half Day)
Jr. Mad Chemist
(SOLD OUT)
(Half Day)
Jr. Paleontologist
(Half Day)
Jr. Chef
(SOLD OUT)
(Half Day)
Jr. Veterinarian
(SOLD OUT)
(Half Day)

 

—Click here to enroll your child in a Half-Day Camp at the Club Scientific Lab —