For Students

2017 Summer Camps and Enrichment

Please feel free to contact Carolyn Ullman about any of these summer programs.  These resources are meant as a guide and not an endorsement of one camp or program.

cullman@stclarepdx.org

 

Adventure Without Limits (ages 7 and older)

Outdoor adventures for all ages and abilities.

www.awloutdoors.com

503-823-3195

 

Audubon Society of Portland (ages 6-18)

Camps, trips and classes conducted spring and summer for students desiring a nature experience.

www.audubonportland.org

503-292-6855

 

The Burlingame Space

Music classes, workshops and lessons

burlingamespace.com

 

Camp SCRAP (ages 5-9 and 7-12)

Let your student’s imagination run wild while learning to protect the world we live in.  Create art and projects.

www.scrappdx.org

503- 294-0769

 

Camp Vida 

Once again Portland Montessori School will offer Camp Vida for campers.   They will offer dance, cooking, fine art, beautiful music, host guest artists and have loads of outdoor fun. Part time and full time sessions are offered.  June-August.

http://portlandmontessori.org/our-programs/summer-camp/

503-688-2992

 

Catlin Gabel School Summer Programs (ages preschool-high school) 

Catlin Gabel Summer Programs class offerings range from arts and music, modern languages, writing, SAT prep, outdoor education, service and more.The dates for most 2017 summer classes are June 26-August 4 and serve preschool through high school students with extended care available.  www.catlin.edu 503-297-1894 X406 

 

Celebrate the Arts at Willowbrook Tualatin (ages 3-18)

Performing and Visual Arts, Nature.  June-August.

www.willowbrookartscamp.org

503-691-6132

 

Chess Odessey Summer Camp (ages 6-19)

Appropriate for any player who knows the basic rules of chess. (Various locations)

www.chessodyssey.com

503-504-5756

 

 Grace Art Camp

Registration for week-long session is open to children in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade.   June -August

www.grace-institute.org

503-331-8155

 

Hollywood Theater Summer Film Camp (in conjunction with Open Signal Portland)

Our fun, hands-on workshops turn Open Signal into your media arts playground. No prior experience is necessary!

Not only that, most classes and camps certify students to check out Open Signal media equipment, and to submit videos to our cable channels.

Please note, older teens (ages 16 and up) can take any of our adult classes.

https://www.opensignalpdx.org/calendar?category=youth-program

International Leadership Academy Summer Camp

14788 Boones Ferry Road, Lake Oswego 97035

503-662-8452

Full day camps available for ages 3-10 June-August (snacks provided, bring your own lunch)

 

 


Jesuit Summer Sports Camps (Grades K-8)

Many camps available for all ages and grades.

Contact:  Martha Cope (503) 291-5486

 https://www.jesuitportland.org/page.cfm?p=1804

 

Mad Science Camps (ages 4-12)

All Mad Science Camps are 1-week (5 days) long, Monday through Friday.  Camp lengths may vary from half-day (3 hours) to full day (6 or 7 hours).  Many locations.  Start times vary by location.

http://portland.madscience.org/sciencecamps.aspx

503-230-8040

 

MADE for Kids-Concordia University Theater Arts Camp (grades 2-8)

Improve your skills in acting, singing, dancing, & writing as fully-staged shows based on classic adventure tales from around the world are created.

http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/colleges/college-arts-sciences/undergraduate-programs/art/made-kids

Contact  Sarah Grace Shewbert 503-280-8586

 

Mittleman Jewish Community Center (preschool to grade 8)

Week-long, multi week and full summer program:  Arts, Sports, Academics, Day Camps.

www.oregonjcc.org

503-244-0111

 

Multnomah Arts Center (ages birth to adult)

Week-long, mult-week camps concentrating on Arts and nature.

http://www.multnomahartscenter.org/2009/04/11/spring-catalog-is-here/

 

Northwest Children’s Theater and Academy (ages 3 to adult)

Week-long, multi-week camps in dramatic arts.

http://nwcts.org/content/2017-summer-camps

503-222-2190

 

OMSI Science classes (ages K-8)

Week-long, multi-week classes in Science and Engineering

www.omsi.edu

503-797-4661

 

Oregon Episcopal School Summer Programs (ages PK-adult)

Week-long, multi-week camps to full summer care in the arts, sports, academics, etc.

www.oes.edu/summer

503-768-3145

 

 Oregon Humane Society ( grades 3-high school )

OHS summer day campers are involved with the socializing, training, and grooming OHS pets. In addition, they have discussions with guest speakers who work with animals, including dog trainers, OHS Humane Investigations staff, the Reptile man, and others.

Camp Counselor training available.

503-285-7722 or www.oregonhumane.org

  

 Oregon Zoo (grades PK-12)

Week-long, multi-week camps in biology and zoology.

www.oregonzoo.org

503-226-1561

 

Pacific Northwest College of Art

PCNA.edu

 

Portland Actors Conservatory (ages 8-18)

Week-long, multi-week hands-on theater arts training. No audition required.

www.actorsconservatory.com/summeronstage.php

503-274-1717

 

Sauvie Island Center

Farm Day Camp in July and August

www.sauvieislandcenter.org/camps

 

 

School of Rock PORTLAND (Four different week-long camps available)
1440 SE Hawthorne BlvdPortland, OR 97201

(503) 451-6351

schoolofrock.com


Saturday Academy Summer Programs (grades 2-12)

Classes throughout the weeks of summer in arts and academics.

www.saturdayacademy.org

503-200-5858

 

Shaking the Tree (ages 5-13)

Shaking The Tree is "Sprouting the Classics”  by inviting children and teens to enter into the wonderful world of classic literature through drama. Each camp uses the dramatic arts to bring a different beloved story (or collection of stories) to life.  
Visit www.shaking-the-tree.com for more information.

Contact: Samantha Van De Merwe at 503-235-0635 (Classes fill up fast!!)

 

Sound Roots-Summer Rock Camp (ages 6-14)

During camp, kids ages 6-14 get matched with up to six bandmates of similar age and skill level. Together, they name their band, choose a song to learn, design fliers, even learn to write their own songs!  At the end, there is a performance at a local music venue -- a REAL show, played to adoring fans, on stage LIVE!  This camp fills up fast!!!

www.soundrootsmusic.com/music2

503-282-9999

 

Southwest Community Center (ages birth to adult)

Full summer care and week-long, multi-week classes in Arts, sports, day camp, etc.

www.portlandonline.com/parks

 

St. Clare Sports Camps with Mrs. Cree, Ms. Mac and Ms. Glasgow

503-244-7600

 

St. Marys Academy for 6, 7, 8th graders

Study skills, organization and preparing for tests

summerprogram@smapdx.org

 

TAG Challenge Camp, Our Place in the Universe (Saturday Academy in affiliation with University of Portland)…Teacher recommendation required

Students entering grades 4 & 5 @ Reed College

Students entering grades 6-8 @ University of Portland

For details call:  503-200-5858 or go to saturdayacademy.org

 

Tears of Joy Puppet Camp (ages 5-12)

Students will create puppets, mask and plays and perform at the end of camp.

www.tojt.com

503-248-0557

 

TrackersPDX (ages 4 to adult and families)

Campers do more in one day than most camps do in a summer. Campers get outdoors, train archery, learn traditional skills and have fantastic adventures.

www.trackerspdx.com

503-557-2825

Zenger Farms

Campers will harvest from the field, cook and craft in an Urban Grange and Farmhouse, and explore a farm and wetlands.  Camp activities include digging in the Children’s Gardens, creating plant potions, adventuring on the farm, and enjoying the ripest of fruits! Need-based scholarships, Extended Day, and sibling discounts are available.

Contact Program Assistant Rob Cato.  June- August

11741 SE Foster Road Portland, Oregon 97266 Tel.503.282.4245


 

2016 Summer school Programs for Students with Learning Differences or Difficulty with Basic School Skills

Please feel free to contact Carolyn Ullman about these summer programs: cullman@stclarepdx.org.  These resources are meant as a guide and do not endorse or promote specific programs.

 

Oregon State University Reading Program for reading skills and speed reading 

Taught by the Institute of Reading Development at various metro locations

1-800-715-3136

 

Park Academy

 503-594-8800

www.parkacademy.org

 

Program: Blosser Center Program (Rev up your Reading – Orton-Gillingingham)

July-August

Ages: Grades 1-6

Concentration: Reading/Writing

Location:  The Blosser Center

Contact: info@theblossercenter.org  503-234-4060 or kyhr@spiritone.com  503-236-8002

 

Portland State University Summer Reading Skills Programs (grades PK-11th graders)

Designed a taught by The Institute of Reading Development

1-800-978-3532

Classes meet once a week June-August in Aloha, Lake Oswego and Portland locations.

 

Seeing My Time Program (Mary Dee Sklar)- Organization and Time Management boot camp (for both no diagnosis and diagnosed learning differences).  

http://executivefunctioningsuccess.com/seeing-time-group-course/

 

Program:  Thomas Edison Middle School Summer Program

Dates:  June -August  (M-F, 5 weeks)

Ages 6-8 grade

Concentration: Remedial reading, writing, math and enrichment

Location:  Thomas Edison@ (Jesuit High School)

(Financial Aid Applications must be received by May 15th)

www.taedsionhs.org

 

Program: Read Well and others at Lake Oswego Community School 

Dates: sessions run at different times June-August

Times: 60 minute sessions run between 8:00-11:00

Ages: Grades K-6

Concentration:  Math, Reading and Writing (some locations)

Location: Four Lake Oswego Elementary Schools

Fees: $155-235.00 (many sessions at each site)

Contact: 503-534-2303 http://www.losdcommunityschool.org

 

The Children’s Program

Dates: July-August

Classes vary from Yoga Calm to skills for middle schoolers to tutoring. www.childrensprogram.com

503-452-8002

 

University of Portland-School of Education

July 5th-August 4th

Focuses on math, language arts and other subject areas

503-943-7135 or email soed@up.edu

Fight Fear Summer Camp

specifically for youth with OCD and other anxiety disorders.

NW Anxiety Institute

503-542-7635

info@anxiety.com

 

Most of the area's high schools have programs to teach new skills or enhance skills.