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MIDDLE SCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS (Registration begins on 3/16/20)

Are you looking for summer camp options for your middle school student this summer? We have two great locations offering fun new camps.  Each week we offer a specialized camp or our traditional full day camp. Choose a full day option or just the camps you want, when you want! 

Party in the Park - POSTPONED
Party in the Party has been postponed.

 See complete descriptions and pricing by clicking the links below.

Please click here for the summer camp flyer

Pine Valley Middle School - Teen Center Windemere  Middle School - Teen Center
  9:00am-12:00pm

1:00pm-4:00pm

Field Trips   9:00am-12:00pm

1:00pm-4:00pm

Field Trips
Week 1 
June 1-5

Materials and Chemical Engineer
Act # 6030

Be a Confident
Speaker
Act # 6051


Week 1 
June 3-7

Art Ninja's
Beg and Int 
Act # 5919

RobotED: Creature BOTS!
Act # 6270
 
Week 2 
June 8-12
Studio 925
(8:30AM - 5:30PM) 
Act # 5829
 Movies and
Oakland Zoo
Week 2
June 10-14 
The  Bungalow 
(8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act # 5823
Movies & 
Oakland Zoo 
Week 3
June 15-19 
Studio 925 (8:30AM - 5:30PM) 
Act 5830
 
Crayon Project & Great America   Week 3 
June 15-19
The  Bungalow  (8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act# 5824
Crayon Project &
Great America 
Week 4
June 22-26 
Incrediflix: Action Flix
Act# 5858
Incrediflix: Lego Flix
Act # 6033
  Week 4
June 22-26 
Biz Academy
Act # 6054
Public Speaking TED Talk
Act # 5859
 
Week 5 
June 29 - July 3 

Studio 925
(8:30AM - 5:30PM)
Act # 5831 
 Hurricane Harbor

 Week 5
June 29- July 3

The  Bungalow  
(8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act # 5825
Hurricane Harbor 
Week 6
July 
8-12 
Studio 925
(8:30AM - 5:30PM) 
Act # 5832
 Dave and Buster &
Exploratorium
Week 6 
July
8-12
The  Bungalow  
(8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act # 5826
Dave & Busters & Exploratorium 
Week 7 
July 15-19
 Superhero's & Super Villian:  
Act # 6056 

Snapology:  How Thing Work
Act # 6711

  Week 7
July 15-19 
City Planning & Civil Engineer
Act # 6031 
Robot ED: Design you own BOT!
Act # 6269

Week 8 
July 22-26
 Studio 925
(8:30AM - 5:30PM) 
Act # 5833
Six Flag's Discovery Kingdom & Contra Costa Food Bank Week 8 
July 22-26
The  Bungalow  
(8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act # 5827
Six Flag's Discovery Kingdom & Contra Costa Food Bank 
Week 9
July 29- Aug 2 
Studio 925
 (8:30AM - 5:30PM) 
Act # 5834
Boomer & Movies Week 9 
July 29- Aug 2
The  Bungalow 
 (8:30AM-5:30PM)
Act # 5828
Boomers & Movies

Week 10
August 6-10

No Camps No Camps   Week 10
August 6-10
No Camps No Camps  

 

 Dougherty Station Community Center

9:00am- 12:00pm 1:00pm-4:00pm 
 June 24-28  Drone and Aerospace 
Act # 5859
 
 August 5-9 Biomedical Engineer
Act # 6032 

Powerful Presenter and Speaker
Act # 6053

 

Middle School Camps

Come check out our full day summer camps! If you're in middle school and want to have some fun this summer, then join your friends at the full day middle school camps from 8:30am to 5:30pm! There's something for everyone! Daily activities may include wacky games, contests, movies, video game tournaments, sports, and cool crafts. Every week the camp will go the pool and spend a day swimming, relaxing in the sun and hanging out with friends. The camps also goes on weekly field trips to exciting locations and participate in activities such as amusement parks, rock climbing, baseball game, summer movies, and much more.  What are you waiting for? Come spend this summer with us and let the fun begin.  You can sign up weekly of for the whole summer.  Field trips are included when you sign up for the weekly or all summer camps.

Ages 10-14

All Day Camps

Studio 925 at Pine Valley Middle School 

The Bungalow  at Windemere Ranch Middle School  
  • All Summer Teen Camp ( Week 2&3; 5&6; 8&9)
    $ 1,049 (R)/ $1,437 (N)

    Activity # 5836
  • All Summer Teen Camp ( Week 2&3; 5&6; 8&9)
     $ 1,049 (R)/ $ 1,437(N)

    Activity # 5835

 

  • Weekly Camp (5 Days) $325 (R)/$406(N)
  • Weekly Camp ( 4 Days) $260 (R)/$325 (N)
     

    Week 2 -  June 8-12   Act # 5829
    Week 3-  June 15-19   Act # 5830
    Week 5 -  June 29- July 3   Act # 5831 
    (No Camp 7/3)

    Week 6 -  July 6-10       Act # 5832
    Week 8 -  July 20-24  Act # 5833
    Week 9 -  July 27 - 31   Act # 5834
      
  • Weekly Camp (5 Days) $325 (R)/$406(N)
  • Weekly Camp ( 4 Days)$260 (R)/$325 (N)

    Week 2 -  June 8-12    Act # 5823
    Week 3-  June 15-19   Act # 5824
    Week 5 -  June 29- July 3      Act # 5825
    (No Camp 7/3)
    Week 6 -  July 8-12       Act # 5826
    Week 8 -  July 20-24    Act # 5827
    Week 9 -  July 27- 31  Act # 5828

Teen Enrichment Classes - ‚Äč
Lunchtime supervision will be provided for students who sign up for both morning and afternoon enrichment classes.

Action Movie Flix
Instructor:  IncrediFlix
Adventure awaits you in these high intensity movies, where you'll use a green screen, camera tricks, & special effects to create your own live-action action movie. You’ll collaborate to write, act, & direct in this stunt packed movie where you'll be taught action choreography to thrill the audience. *Flix emailed within a month after camp ends. 
There is a $35 production fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class
Ages: 10-14
$320.00(R)/$400.00(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon- Fri        6/22-6/26               9:00am-12:00pm             Act#5858

Art Ninjas/ Beg & Intermediate Anime Cartooning
Instructor: Warren Paylado
The pen (or pencil) is mightier than the sword indeed! Continue to explore the world of Japanese style cartooning and harness your art ninja skills in drawing form. If you missed the first session, no worries, no art ninja will be left behind and make sure to start you with the basics.

Intermediate Art ninjas, come level up on your drawing techniques as you venture in a variety of popular Anime styles. You will develop compelling art work with concept, exploration and dynamic poses as you journey through with Gesture, Construction, Anatomy and Technique. You will gain the knowledge to draw correct proportional characters and basic anatomy to have you designing confidently what you envision. Ever try drawing yourself as an anime character or designing your own manga comic strip?  Well, Art Ninjas, here is your chance. Are you ready for the next mission?
Ages: 10-15
$225.00(R)/$281.25(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri      6/01-6/05  9:00am-12:00pm             Act#5919


Biz Academy
Instructor: Sparrow Notes
Explore what it is like to be an entrepreneur and learn how to bring your business idea to life! Get a fun, hands-on introduction to business concepts like revenue, profits, marketing plan, competition and substitutes. Learn how to present your ideas and solve business problems. Students will make group presentations, do team-based exercises, create marketing brochures, and write a business plan for their idea. Learn communication, presentation, and analytical skills for high school and beyond. Meet like-minded peers who may become your business partners and leave with a business plan in hand. 
 $10 material fee payable to Sparrow Notes LLC on first day of camp.
Ages: 10-14
$255.00(R)/$318.75(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri  6/22-6/26                      9:00am-12:00pm             Act#5860

Become a Confident Speaker, Writer and Debater
Instructor: Gurus Education
Whether it’s academics, music or sports, people who have confidence become successful. This is an excellent course that reinforces presentation skills and builds upon basic strategies of debating through powerful presentations focused on the themes of team building and sports. This course will enable kids to participate in team activities and develop the process of brainstorming, evaluation, communication and research. In this camp, kids will learn to present impressively and write descriptive and expository effectively in 6 easy steps. Learning will be FUN and we prepare your child for SUCCESS!!
Ages: 10-14
$235.00(R)/$293.75(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon – Fri       6/01-6/05 1:00pm-4:00pm               Act#6051

Biomedical Engineering
Instructor: Engineering for Kids
Do you have what it takes to engineer a magnificent city from an inhabitable environment? Come explore how to build a city from the ground up. Crews design essential urban structures, develop processes to purify water and generate their own power. Students use the Engineering Design Process to examine several different types of bridge designs and discover how the forces of tension, compression, bending, torsion, and shear are distributed throughout their structures.
$50 lab supply fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Dougherty Station Community Center
Mon – Fri            8/03-8/07    9:00am-12:00pm   Act#6032


City Planning and Civil Engineering
Instructor: Engineering for Kids
Do you have what it takes to engineer a magnificent city from an inhabitable environment? Come explore how to build a city from the ground up. Crews design essential urban structures, develop processes to purify water and generate their own power. Students use the Engineering Design Process to examine several different types of bridge designs and discover how the forces of tension, compression, bending, torsion, and shear are distributed throughout their structures.
 $50 lab supply fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri            7/13-7/17     9:00am-12:00pm   Act#6031

Drone and Aerospace
Instructor: Engineering for Kids
“Build it! Code it! Fly it!” Jump in the forefront of the emerging field of DRONES! Come explore a thrilling, hands-on aerial robotics platform. This camp is the perfect introduction to the world of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Safety is a priority as students learn to fly in first-person view (FPV), exploring the real-world applications of drones. Campers will learn basic piloting skills, construct an obstacle course to fly through, and stage a final race to showcase their cumulative knowledge. Using the Engineering Design Process, put critical thinking to a test, build your dream aircraft or hovercraft, and learn to program your drone to fly the skies and complete various stunts!
$50 lab supply fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class. 
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Dougherty Station Community Center
Mon – Fri  6/22-6/26      9:00am-12:00pm             Act#5859

 Lego Flix
Instructor: IncrediFlix
Bring Lego worlds to life! We provide the Legos. You provide your imagination. Work in groups to create a Lego set with Lego characters for a stop-motion movie you'll storyboard, shoot, and add voice-overs to. *Flix emailed within a month after camp ends. There is a $35 production fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.
Ages: 10-14
$300.00(R)/$375.00(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon – Fri      6/22-6/26         1:00pm-4:00pm               Act#6033

Materials and Chemical Engineering
Instructor: Engineering for Kids
Plants and animals have amazing ways of protecting and defending themselves, which can inspire engineers to design new technologies. In this camp we will become Materials Engineers as we use the Engineering Design Process to design bioinspired gear that meets our clients’ needs.  Students also explore aspects of Chemical Engineering to refine various mixtures and solutions with different chemical properties, synthesize their own rocket fuel, and investigate the secrets behind color pigmentation. $50 lab supply fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon- Fri  6/01-6/05        9:00am-12:00pm             Act#6030

 

Keys to Becoming a Powerful Presenter and Creative Thinker
Instructor: Gurus Education
Being able to communicate effectively and confidently has immeasurable benefits in students’ professional and personal lives. We kick it up a notch in this camp with the advance version of learning this vital life skill. We ensure that your child gets in-depth knowledge of writing and presenting narrative, informative, and constructive speeches. Students will experience Town Hall, Presidential and various other formats of debates on current topics. This course is full of challenging concepts and intriguing activities.We make learning exciting and effective!
Ages: 10-14
$235.00(R)/$293.75(N)
Dougherty Station Community Center
Mon – Fri      8/03-8/07 1:00pm-4:00pm               Act#6053


Public Speaking TED Talks Style
Instructor: Gurus Education
This is an exciting summer camp where the students will pick topics to do their research and then present their ideas TED Talk style in the class. The topics will cover a wide range of issues from global to local matters. The students will discuss some of the TED Talks and their speakers’ presentation styles. Watching children their age give real-time TED talks can be very inspiring to students. At the last day of the camp, they will put up a TEDx style event.Our goal is to develop well-rounded individuals!
Ages: 10-14
$235.00(R)/$293.75(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri      6/22-6/26 1:00pm-4:00pm               Act#6054


RobotED: Creature BOTS!
Instructor: Tiny Techs Club
Using our new LEGO WeDo 2.0 kits students will build different creatures from the animal world and learn all about simple machines!! Build the GORILLA to see a lever, the FIREFLY to work a tilt sensor, a fish to learn how gears work and many more! Each team of two gets a computer and a LEGO ® WeDO ® kit to use. Exclusive curriculum with emphasis on hands-on work, STEM concepts and fun with science!
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri            6/01-6/05    1:00pm-4:00pm      Act#6270

 

RobotED: Design Your Own BOT!
Instructor: Tiny Techs Club
This is your chance to build your own robot using the new LEGO WeDo 2.0 kit! We provide you with the kit and the computer and several bases with different focuses - cranks, pulleys, sensors etc. Each team must use our guidelines to design their own bot and showcase it at the end of camp! Combine your imagination and creativity in this fun, hands-on camp. No prior experience is required. Instructors guide and help at each step.
Ages: 10-14
$250.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Windemere Ranch Teen Center
Mon – Fri            7/13-7/17     1:00pm-4:00pm      Act#6269

  

Snapology Bulding: How Things Work
Instructor: Snapology Staff
This is a project and building camp. We’ll use basic materials to rig up catapults for targets then use them for some messy splat art.  We’ll make a basic remote controlled robot to modify for friendly combat and missions.  Exploration in simple circuits to making our LEGO® bricks move.  Will your team unlock our Escape Room? We’ll launch and erupt things to understand chemical reactions.  We’ll be active so please wear comfortable clothes, bring a snack & water. 
Material Fee of $20.00 due on the first day of class
Ages: 10-15
$2.00(R)/$312.50(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon – Fri       7/13-7/17 1:00pm-4:00pm   Act #6711 

 

Super Heroes & Super Villains _ Intro to Character Design
Instructor: Warren Paylado
Luke Skywalker vs. Darth Vader, Spiderman vs. Venom, Son Goku vs. Frieza, Pikachu vs. Charzard… come spend your summer learning how to draw your favorite super heroes & villains. You will go through basic techniques to confidently transform your doodles to dynamic character designs. You be the artist hero and design your own Original Character! From popular movies, cartoons, manga and video games, we'll explore these exciting genres and discover the art form of character design.
Ages: 10-15
$225.00(R)/$281.25(N)
Pine Valley Teen Center
Mon – Fri       7/13-7/17 9:00am-12:00pm             Act#6056