Summer Programs

Not all summer programs will have their websites updated early in the school year. Check back periodically to look for the current summer's information.

Name of Program


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Ages or Grade Level

Special Information

  Air Camp

 Middle school students

 Puts science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in the context of aviation and aeronautics.

Be Wise Camp for Girls

"Rising" to grades 7-8

Science, technology, engineering and math camp (STEM) designed to develop interest, excitement, and self confidence in young women

 CATCO is Kids

 Ages 6-18

 Give students the opportunity to explore their creative side Dramatic arts


"Rising" to grades 3-8

Science and technology

Camp Invention

"Rising" to grades 3-6

Hands-on challenges that encourage creative problem solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and innovation in science and technology

  Columbus School for Girls

 "Rising" to grades 3-12

 Co-educational experience in which children have opportunities to explore many of their educational interests.

Columbus Academy

“Rising” into all grades

Sessions in arts, math, science.

CCAD - Columbus College of Art & Design

All grades

Information available after mid-February

  Glass Axis

 Ages 14 and up

Information availability to be determined

JA Biztown

"Rising" to grades 4-6

Students experience the responsibilities and opportunities of citizenship in a free enterprise system.

 Martin W. Essex School for the Gifted and Talented

 Rising high school juniors and seniors

 Explore the arts, sciences and humanities

MD Camp

Grades 10 -12

The Ohio State University College of Medicine: MD Camp, sponsored by the Area Health Education Center  is a three-week summer day camp  providing participants an experience in the rigors of medical school

Ohio Supercomputer Center

Grades 10-12

Two-week residential program  to use supercomputers for practical applications to solve complex math, science, engineering problems

Ohio State Nursing Program

Grades 10-12

Exploring nursing careers

Ohio State STEM Outreach Summer Camps

Varies by program

Engineering, technology and natural sciences as well as a Young Women’s Summer Institute, Stone Laboratory, health sciences, math, social sciences, and humanities

OWjL Camp at Ohio Wesleyan University

Grades 6-8

Academic program includes mathematics, logic, computing, science, humanities and creative development.

Ohio State University School of Music, Youth Summer Music Programs

Day programs for “rising” grades 4-9. Resident programs for high school

School of Music offers a diverse series of summer programs specifically designed to further students' understanding of – and love for – music. Various programs by instruments or voice, group or band.

Techie Camp at Wellington Summer Options

“Rising” grades 3-12, may vary by location

Full-day, week-long access to technology programs, skills and resources to enhance early learning and prepare for college and career

Thurber House Summer Writing Camp

“Rising” grades 3-8

Writing in a variety of genres

Ohio Craft Museum - Summer Art Camps

Grades 1-12

Nurturing creativity through summer art camps, offering a variety of themed projects using different mediums. Young Masters grades 1-6 and Teen Summer Workshops Grades 6-12.

Wellington School Summer Options

“Rising” grades 3-12, varies by program

Broad range of sessions in arts, math, science, etc.

Wildecamp at The Wilds

Conservation Crew Ages 10-11, ECO Ambassadors Ages 12-15, Dirty Wild Jobs Ages 15-18

Adventure Camp not eligible


Wright State Univ. Pre-College Programs

“Rising” grades 3-12, varies by program

Broad range of sessions in arts, math, science, includes Discovery/Odyssey, Exploring STEMM, Residential camps (grades 6-9) and Residential institutes(grades 10-12)