2021 Virtual Summer Camps

Listings are continuously being updated for 2021 based on information we collect directly from camps through an online questionnaire.
Listings that include a logo represent organizations whose support allows Raising Arizona Kids to continue to provide free local resources and information to Arizona families. Please thank them when you call or visit!

Engineering for Kids
480-757-1281 • engineeringforkids.com/phoenix-metro
Grades 3-8. An extensive virtual STEM curriculum via 75-miinute instructor-guided live video sessions. May 24-July 2. $89/week.

Ages 7-18. Each camp offers different STEAM-driven activities. Some examples include: Battle of the Robots, Game Development and Design, Raspberry Pi activities, Programming, Coding, etc. Full-day programs on-site and online June 1-Aug. 13. $249-$399.

Ignite Learning Academy
480-660-6474 • ignitelearningacademy.com/summer
Ages 2-18. Ignite Learning Academy’s virtual summer programs cost only $75 per household, so all of your children can enjoy the fun. Themes include: Around the World Camp, Arts & Crafts Camp, Drawing Camp, Painting Camp, Cooking Camp, DIY/Pinterest Camp, Hawaiian Hullabaloo Camp, JavaScript Coding Camp, Leading Ladies Camp, LEGO Camp, Mad Science Camp, Outdoor Explorers Camp, Scratch Coding Camp, Wizards & Magic Camp, and Storytime & Craft Camp. A fully accredited private school also offering academic programming to minimize learning loss, fill gaps, or allow your child to get ahead. Summer Smarts program for grades K-8 shores up areas of reading and math, as well as traditional summer school courses for grades K-12. Half-day programs June 7-July 29. $75/household.

Rising Youth Theater with Phoenix Center for the Arts
602-254-3100 • phoenixcenterforthearts.org/summer-camp
Virtual Summer Art Camp. Ages 7-14 bring their “fandoms” to life using their own creative voices, with the support of professional artists during two-week Zoom sessions exploring visual art, theater, dance, creative writing, music, and more. Sessions will focus on stories and worlds that we love in pop culture while also connecting to bigger, more significant themes that validate a young person’s feelings, experiences, and identities. Culminates in a performance sharing and celebration. Two-week, half-day sessions Monday-Friday June 7-Aug. 6. $250-$300.

Phoenix Conservatory of Music
1316 E Cheery Lynn Rd, Phoenix
602-353-9900 • pcmrocks.org/learn-to-play/summer-camp
Ages 5-18 will enjoy fun, interactive 45-minute sessions with a 15-minute guided break. Themes include Music in the Movies, Rock N’ Roll Will Never Die and We’ve Got the Beat. Phoenix Conservatory of Music also offers in-person camps featuring music games, songwriting and beatmaking, make-and-take instrument activities. Themes include College Prep Bootcamp (free!), Beats by Girls (free!), Drum Line Readiness, Piano Pals, Guitar Pals, Beat Making, All About Strings, Music Around the World, Camp Rock 4 Kidz, and Camp Rock. 9 a.m. to noon (ages 5-9), 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (ages 7-10 and 9-13), 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (ages 14-18). Choose from three, four- and five- day sessions June-July. Extended care available. $45-$120/session.

Arizona Science Center
602-716-2000 • azscience.org/events-programs/camp-innovation/
Camp Innovation Virtual Sessions. Grades 1-6. Explore STEM concepts during daily 90-minute Zoom calls, one-on-one instruction from camp staff, additional resources for at-home self-guided extension activities, a materials kit, and optional end-of-day family Zoom calls allowing campers to share their work from the day. June 14-18, June 12-16, June 21-25, July 19-23.

Childsplay. Childsplay Academy. Ages 4-17. Musical theater, acting, stagecraft (behind the scenes), theme classes, improvisation, and more. Half-day sessions four or five days a week June 1-July 26. $71 and up (average $115/week). 480-921-5751 or childsplayaz.org/summer21

Ages 5-13. Fully online program featuring options like video making, art, interior design, fashion, coding, Bollywood dance, brain games, Photoshop editing, iPhone photography, robotics and more. Half- and full-day programs Monday-Friday May 31-Aug. 1. $150/week.

Code Ninjas Scottsdale
480-361-5260 • codeninjas.com/az-scottsdale/camps
Ages 7-15. Virtual options for in-person summer camps include coding skills for for building websites, designing Minecraft worlds and creating video blogs, music and games. Half- and full-day sessions May 31-July 30.

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Outreach & Recruitment
Fulton Academy. Ages 6-17.  Virtual programming includes instructor-led and self-paced engineering design challenges and activities with a highly interactive hands-on and inquiry-based approach. Camps explore concepts of coding, circuits, computer aided design, entrepreneurship, engineering design process, and many other STEM competencies. Half- and full-day programs June 7-July 29. $75-$375.


For information about being part of our of our online summer camps directory, contact us.