Summer Enrichment Opportunities

I attended the Summer Enrichment Fair for the DC Metro area last weekend, and I came away with some great ideas for our Dorothy Hamm students! Check them out below and feel free to contact me with any questions you have.

There will also be an Arlington Summer Activities Fair on February 7th, 6-8pm at Kenmore Middle School.

Program Type of Camp Location Program Focus Registration Window
Best Academy Believe and Achieve Day Camps Springfield, VA Intensive Academic Inquiry and TJHSST prep courses Ongoing
Boolean Girl Summer Camp Day Camp DC, Maryland, NoVA – several Arlington locations Girls learning and experimenting with coding Ongoing
Burgundy Center for Wildlife Studies Sleepaway Camp West Virginia Environmental Science Education Ongoing
Calleva Day Camp with an optional Sleepaway night for some camps Great Falls, VA with transportation from Arlington stops Experiential Education and Outdoor Activities Ongoing
Camp Greenway Day Camp Summer at Madeira Experiential Education and outdoor activities Ongoing
Camp Hidden Meadows Sleepaway Camp Allegheny Highlands, WVw/ bus transport from NoVA Several different programs to choose from, all focusing on outdoor activities Ongoing
Career and Technical Education Summer Academy Day Camps Fairfax, VA with bus transportation STEM Begins February 3rd
Chincoteague Bay Field Station Sleepaway and Day Camps Eastern Shore Virginia Marine Science Education Ongoing, but programs fill up quickly
Code Ninjas Full and Half Day Camps Several NoVA locations Coding Ongoing
Creative Cauldron Day Camp. Also offers Spring Break Camp and evening programs Falls Church, VA Performing Arts Ongoing
Educational Theatre Company Day Camps Arlington, VA Theatre Arts Ongoing
Encore Stage and Studio Day Camps Arlington, VA Theatre Arts Ongoing
FCPS Institute for the Arts Day Camp. Bus transportation available Fairfax High School Performing Arts Begins February 3rd
Girls First Sleepaway and Day Camp Summer At Madeira Experiential Education, Girl-led Learning Environment Ongoing
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY) Residential Camps Several locations in USA, one program in Hong Kong Intensive Academic Inquiry Begin with Talent Search Assessment and then apply, ongoing dates
Mason Arts Academy Day Camp Fairfax, VA Fine Arts Ongoing
Spark Business Academy Day Camp. Also offers evening programs. NoVA, several Arlington locations Business Education – programs range from fashion design to sports management Ongoing
Summer Institute for the Gifted: Innovators Program Residential Camps Several East Coast Locations STEAM curriculum, varied course menu Ongoing
Summer Institute for the Gifted: Investigators Program Day Camp Herndon, VA STEAM curriculum, varied course menu Ongoing
Summer Sailing Camp Day Camp Alexandria, VA Sailing and Windsurfing Camps Ongoing
TiC Summer Camp Day Camp DC, Maryland, NoVA Technology and Sports Ongoing
Traveling Players Day Camp Madeira School with bus transportation from Bailey’s Crossroads or West Falls Church Metro Theatre Arts Ongoing, and auditions are held as early as January.Early bird registration is beforeFebruary 11
Virginia Outside Sleepaway and Day Camp NoVA, several Arlington options Outdoor Activities, from wildlife education to mountain biking Ongoing