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Since 1985

Summer Academy

For 35+ years, Boise State’s Summer Academy has offered fun and challenging all-day academic/adventure day camps for students entering Grades 1-9. Programs are developed and facilitated by the Center for School & Community Partnerships in the College of Education at Boise State University.

Summer Academy programs are all-day camps at Boise State’s Main Campus by faculty, staff, local teachers, and students.

Registration Opens March 27

Please contact us with any questions or concerns.

Activities

Planned activities are during 8-5 each day, Mon-Fri, except holidays. Drop-off is during 7:30-8:30am , pick-up is 5:00-5:30 pm.

Required Forms

Forms will be available March 27th.

During the Camps

Weekly Themes

Session 1: June 5-9, Zoologists
Session 2: June 12-16, Astronomers
Session 3: June 20-23, Inventors
Session 4: June 26-30, Detectives

Map to EDUC Bldg

Sample Typical Daily Schedules

Grades 1-2

From To Activity
8:00 8:30 Drop Off
8:30 8:45 Launch
9:00 10:00 Math
10:15 11:15 PE
11:15 12:00 Lunch & Play
12:00 12:30 Explore Greenbelt
12:30 1:30 Art
1:45 2:45 Science
4:00 Campus Walk / Games
4:00 5:30 Choices / Pick-up

Grades 3-4

From To Activity
8:00 8:30 Drop Off
8:30 8:45 Launch
9:00 10:00 PE
10:15 11:15 Math
11:15 12:00 Lunch & Play
12:00 12:30
Explore Greenbelt
12:30 1:30 Science
1:45 2:45 Art
2:45 4:00
Campus Walk / Games
4:00 5:30
Choices / Pick-up

Grades 5-6

From To Activity
8:00 8:30 Drop Off
8:30 8:45 Launch
9:00 10:00 Art
10:15 11:15 Science
11:15 12:00 Lunch & Play
12:00 1:00 PE
1:15 2:15 Coding
2:30 3:30 Math
3:30 4:00 Team Challenge
4:00 5:30
Choices / Pick-up

Grades 7-9

From To Activity
8:00 8:30 Drop Off
8:30 8:45 Launch
9:00 9:45 Bike off Campus
10:00 11:15
Off-Campus Lesson
11:15 12:00 Lunch & Play
12:00 1:00 Bike to Campus
1:00 2:15 STEM Lesson
2:30 3:30 Coding Lesson
3:30 4:00 Team Challenge
4:00 5:30
Choices / Pick-up
For children entering grades 1-6

Moving & Thinking

Engage in a fun, active learning curriculum, led by certiļ¬ed classroom teachers and college students. Features games and activities in math, physical education, arts, coding, and science.

For teens entering grades 7-9

Bicycle Adventure

Embark on daily bicycle explorations of the outdoors, local recreation & education opportunities, and community service. Features life skills such as responsibility, teamwork, friendships, and goals.

Tuition

Up to 10% discounts for siblings, returners, Boise State students/staff. Limited scholarships available.
1 week = $325 ($65 per day)
2 weeks = $580 ($58 per day)
3 weeks = $795 ($53 per day)
4 weeks = $960 ($48 per day)