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Summer Camp for Kids & Teens in Carlsbad, CA

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Academy by the Sea/Camp Pacific:
Academy by the Sea/Camp Pacific, located in Carlsbad, north of San Diego, California, is an ACA-Accredited Camp offering enriching academic and recreational summer programs for boys and girls ages 7-17. During their stay, all students and campers receive specialized instruction in their areas of interest. While mornings are dedicated to educational classes and clinics, afternoons are devoted to the pursuit of recreational activities, allowing students and campers to experience a variety of options. Operating as a college-preparatory boarding school for boys during the academic year, summer sees the campus transformed into a co-educational environment hosting a unique mix of students from all over the U.S. and the world.

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Photo of Summer Camp for Kids & Teens in Carlsbad, CAWe offer the following summer programs:

Enrichment Program - 4 weeks:
The enrichment session offered by The Academy by the Sea/ Camp Pacific is a co-educational program that balances academics and recreation for a fulfilling experience. Designed especially for students in grades 7-11, the academic program helps students prepare for their upcoming school year and for the academic experiences that lie ahead in secondary education. We offer the option of being a boarding or day student; however, boarding is encouraged as the dormitory experience is an important part of a student’s overall learning and enjoyment. Boarding students also have the benefit of participating in a mandatory evening study hall, afternoon activities, and weekend excursions to local attractions.

Courses include:
Study Skills; Math; Reading; Writing; Science Oceanography; Computer Journalism; Media Production; ESL*

*Anyone interested in improving their conversational English skills has the opportunity to take an ESL course for an extra $250.

Credit Program - 4 weeks:
Students interested in earning course credit during our summer session may take a maximum of two courses. Credit courses are offered for students needing to make up a previous semester course or to prepare for fall coursework. If a student received a D or F during the academic year, they have a chance to make up half of the semester with 1 course, and a full semester with 2 courses.

Course offerings:*
Health; Geography; English (9A, 9B, 10A & 10B); Algebra I (A & B); Algebra II (A & B); Spanish I (A & B) Spanish II (A &B); World History I (A & B); World History II (A & B); Biology (A & B); Geometry (A & B)

*A & B refer Image of Summer Camp for Kids & Teens in Carlsbad, CAto the first and second semester.

College Preparation & Readiness Education Program (C-PREP) - 4 weeks:
During this program, students will develop skills to help them prepare for college life and facilitate the selection process when it comes to choosing the most appropriate college or university. With an emphasis on life skills and SAT or ACT testing, students will learn techniques and strategies that will help them increase their scores and proceed through the admissions process with confidence. Supervised tours of schools within the UC, CSU and private systems expose participants to a variety of campus environments. This experience allows them to determine which system may be most compatible with their own interests and personality. After its completion, this course will enable students to make informed academic decisions and life choices to ensure the most successful college experience possible.

Camp Pacific - 3 weeks:
Camp Pacific has been providing campers with unforgettable experiences since 1943, with a focus on providing a safe and fun program that enhances teamwork, self-improvement and sportsmanship. Our three-week recreational camp hosts campers ages 7 and up from across the United States and around the world. Experienced staff directs a variety of activities that help campers create everlasting memories and friendships.

Activity Options include:
Swim Instruction; Scuba Instruction/Certification; Lifeguard Certification; Surf Instruction Sports; Arts; Games; Many more!
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Surf and Bodyboard Camps - 1 week:
Academy by the Sea/ Camp Pacific offers two week-long Surf and Bodyboard Camps - one in July and one in August. Campers are taught valuable skills in equipment options, wave selection, and basic surfing/ bodyboarding techniques. Our surf and bodyboard camps are designed to teach campers how to improve their surfing/ bodyboarding skills. Each session is one week long and packed full of fun activities. Group beach instruction, classroom instruction, and independent practice are combined for a very dynamic week of learning using hard and soft boards.

Athletic Training Camps:
(Variable Dates and Prices depending on your sport)
Nonresidential athletic training camps will be provided to the local community. Training programs will focus on the development of athletic skills in designated sports. Please contact us for details.

Camp Challenge - 5 weeks:
Academy by the Sea offers the only summer leadership course west of the Mississippi where students can earn full credit for JROTC. Designed for high school aged students, grades 9-12, our JROTC Leadership Course will reward successful participants with 180 hours of Leadership Education and Training (LET). During our five-week course, young men and women will gain valuable experience in learning to lead and learning to follow. Participants will gain self-confidence as leaders and active team members. Adding JROTC leadership to a high school transcript sets a college applicant apart from fellow high school students. Lifeguard Certification and Scuba Certification are offered to applicants that qualify.

Counselor in Training Program:
While enrolled in tPicture of Summer Camp for Kids & Teens in Carlsbad, CAhis program, students will be given the opportunity to immerse themselves in an environment that will challenge and develop them into strong leaders and knowledgeable summer program planners. This program is held during Camp Pacific and will allow the participant to join in all of the activities and mentor the younger campers.

For further information on our summer programs, including dates and fees, please contact us quickly via our Contact Page.

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Address: 2605 Carlsbad Village Blvd., San Diego County, California , USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2019-04-02 were from:

PV,AZ;   Kaohsiung Taiwan, Taiwan;   Milano, Italy;   Windsor, California;   Oceanside, CA;   San Diego;   Spain, Spain;   China;   Carlsbad;   Del Sur;   and more.
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Rock-It Science, Santa Clara
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Rock-it Science is based in Santa Clara in the heart of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Rock-it Science provides project-oriented science programs that are creative, challenging, and fun! In a Rock-it Science session, children experience cooperative learning and playful science activities. The instructors utilize storytelling and innovative hands-on science experiments to capture the children's attention and imagination.

Rock-It Science offers a creative way to occupy your kids this summer! Rock-it Science is a nonprofit organization that sparks, nurtures and develops young people’s enthusiasm and ability to learn science successfully. This summer, Rock-It Science is offering project-oriented science camps for children aged 5-11 that run half-days Mon-Fri, from 9:00-12:00 OR from 1:30-4:30 in our laboratory classroom in Santa Clara. They are creative, challenging, and fun!
Our science camps are based on four different themes depending on the session:

- Fighting with Fire-Breathing Dragons

- What to Do When Vampire Bunnies Attack

- Outsmarting Evil Mr. Fred

- Evil Mister Fred's Dungeon
Kaplan International San Diego
Courses / Programs
• Kaplan International offers summer English programs in San Diego, California for teenagers between the ages of 14 and 18.

• Kaplan International are world leaders in international education and have over 40 years experience in providing first-class international education with consistently high standards of teaching and student care.

• Our summer ESL programs for juniors in San Diego take place at our school in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter in Downtown San Diego.

• Our summer English courses include 15 English classes per week, a full summer activity program plus excursions and homestay accommodation with an American host family.

• All of our Kaplan International English schools in the U.S. have ACCET accreditation (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training).

Student Review:
"If I could use one word to describe my Kaplan Experience it would be “awesome”. I’ve met the best friends ever and also enjoyed a good mix of activities with professional teachers.”
- Alejandra, Venezuela (General English student)
Summer ESL programs for teenagers ages 14-18 which includes:

• 15 hours of English lessons per week for students with beginner, intermediate or advanced levels of English

• A full social activity program with excursions

• Homestay accommodation with an American host family
Youth Empowered Action
Courses / Programs
Youth Empowered Action (YEA) Camp is a unique and inspiring residential summer leadership program in California, Oregon and Massachusetts for youth 12-17 years who want to make a difference in the world. Our northern California camp will be held at the beautiful Quaker Center in Ben Lomond, Santa Cruz County, about two hours drive south of San Francisco. There will be two sessions in Oregon at Camp Adams in Molalla, Clackamas County, less than an hour from Portland. YEA Camp Massachusetts is held at the beautiful Hilltop space of Nature’s Classroom in Charlton, an hour from Boston, and less than 3 hours from Manhattan.

At a week-long sleep-away program in a beautiful camp setting, YEA campers choose an issue of importance to them (for example, some have chosen climate change, racism, homophobia, homelessness, or animal rights) and they build the knowledge, skills, confidence, and community to take action on that issue once they get home.
Summer Leadership Camps in CA, MA and OR:

- 1 week residential camps for ages 12-17
- Connect with what's important
- Learn about inspiring activists
- Create an action plan
- Learn to think strategically about issues
- Celebrate the accomplishments and our community
- Learn key activist skills

We also provide a monthly YEA Academy workshop in Portland, OR for youth, and there are plans to expand this program to other parts of the country.
Digital Media Academy - Summer Digital Art & Technology Camp
Courses / Programs
Accredited by Stanford University, DMA is "The Summer Digital Art and Technology Camp for Kids and Teens!" DMA is ideal for students of all ages wanting exposure to the most relevant software used in Hollywood and the entertainment industry, video game design, and web design while gaining hands-on experience under the eye of accomplished professionals. Whether to explore and area of interest, gain practical skills for the future or just have an incredible time with friends, DMA is unparalleled.

DMA offers day and overnight courses in the US and Canada in weekly and multi-week sessions for youth, age 6-18. DMA courses accommodate a wide variety of digital media interests in a more sophisticated learning environment than other summer computer camps. All courses are project based and taught by industry professionals and classroom teachers who have a passion for inspiring young minds. An average student to instructor ratio of 8 to1 allows for plenty of individual attention as students explore, create and immerse themselves in an environment that is more like a production studio than a classroom.
Summer Computer Camp for Kids & Teens - Introductory to advanced weekly sessions include: 3D Video Game Design; Hands-on Filmmaking; Video Editing; Robotics; 3D Character Modeling; Flash Scripting; C++ Programming; Music & Video Production. Over 30 weekly sessions in all! In addition, DMA offers the following super popular multi-week certification programs: 3D Game Design Certification; Hands-On Filmmaking Certification; Maya Character Animation Certification.
NSL Mondial, Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
• Spend an unforgettable summer in Los Angeles California, and improve your English language skills!

• Based on the campus of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), close to Downtown LA, NSL Mondial provides 1-6 week summer immersion English camps for young children & high school students from around the world (ages 7-17 years old).

• With 15 hours of English training per week, students follow a carefully designed curriculum that stresses all English skills including speaking, reading, writing, grammar, listening and vocabulary.

• Our English language teachers are all university educated and native English speakers.

• With many holding advanced degrees in TEFL or related fields, they all have extensive experience in teaching English as a Foreign Language.

• We also provide English summer immersion camps for juniors ages 7-17 in San Francisco CA and Boston MA, and Miami (ages 7-15). Our ESL camps in NYC are designed for teenagers ages 13-17. 

• In addition, we also provide a 2-8 week Winter Camp in Miami (from 7-15) and New York (ages 13-17).

Parent Review:
"Danmeng and Ruodong miss NSL very much. They enjoyed their time studying in NSL. They miss their teachers, their classmates, their friends, their host family...The happy times at NSL are unforgettable. Thank you."
- Ningning, China
English Immersion Summer Camps in Los Angeles:
 For juniors / high school students ages 7-17
 Duration: 1-6 weeks

Features include:
- 20 lessons / 15 hours of English per week

- English Certificate and Academic Reports

- Airport Transfer to and from the closest International Airport

- Medical Insurance while at Camp

- All meals

- Optional residential accommodation
iD Tech Camps, California
Courses / Programs
Since 1999, over 170,000 students have chosen iD Tech Camps to unlock their limitless tech potential. internalDrive, Inc. provides its hugely-popular summer iD Tech Camps for kids and teens, as well as the iD Programming Academy, iD Gaming Academy, and iD Film Academy in over 80 prestigious universities in the U.S., including UCLA in Los Angeles, California State University, San Francisco State University, Stanford University, and UC San Diego.

With week-long day camps and overnight camps available for students ages 7-17, as well as teen summer camps for ages 13-18, students may register for children's summer camps for one or several weeks (further camps).

Make your own game at the game design camps. Learn programming in C++ or Java at the programming camps & robotics camps. Get creative at the web design camps & digital arts camps. Film and edit at the movie camps. Get inspired by energetic, tech-savvy instructors, and build critical 21st century STEM (Science, Technology, Math & Engineering) skills.

iD Tech Camps guarantees small class sizes (student-instructor ratio of 8:1) and uses professional, brand-name products at each camp. Students are provided with a computer for the duration, and are instructed by a qualified & experienced adult-only staff.

“This was an excellent introduction to programming. The Camp is well run, organized, and my son liked the instructor and other students. He definitely wants to return for another session.”
- Greg, Parent, Cal Lutheran University
Summer Tech Camps for Kids & Teens ages 7-18:

iD Tech Camp:
- Week-long Day camps for ages 7-17
- Week-long Overnight camps for ages 10-17 

iD Programming Academy:
- 2-week, pre-college programs for ages 13-18

iD Game Design & Development Academy:
- 2-week, pre-college programs for ages 13-18

iD Film Academy:
- 2-week, pre-college programs for ages 13-18

Accredited Continuing Education Units are available from all iD Academy locations.