SCIENCE AND ADVENTURE STEM SCHOOL FUN AT ASTROCAMP!
3-Day, 5-Day, and Weekend Trips for Grades 4-12
AstroCamp is a unique residential outdoor science school providing an exciting outdoor educational experience for 4th – 12th grade students from public and private schools.
Students will enjoy the experience of a lifetime through hands-on experiential learning, discovering hidden talents, and making new friends.
AstroCamp is located among the rolling hills in Halifax County, Virginia about two hours north of Raleigh, North Carolina. Our beautiful 406-acre facility and labs offer state of the art equipment for exploring physical sciences, the natural world, and outer space.
AstroCamp is a STEM-based science and adventure school that pushes students to deepen their understanding of science. Students participate in hands-on activities playing in our state-of-the-art labs, building and launching rockets and searching the night sky with our vast array of telescopes.
AstroCamp Field Trips:
Grades 4-12, Three-Day, Five-Day And Weekends
STEM School Program
AstroCamp is a unique residential outdoor science school providing an exciting, STEM-based, outdoor educational experience for 4th through 12th-grade students from public and private schools. We offer three-day residential field trips Monday-Wednesday, Wednesday-Friday, and Friday-Sunday.
We also offer five-day trips with additional program options from Monday to Friday.
Our focus on hands-on experiential science, utilizing state-of-the-art labs and equipment, increases science literacy and stimulates interest in the sciences. Our expert instructors guide students through an exploration of the universe with astronomy labs, physical science labs, field exercises, and team-building activities.
We use a variety of high powered telescopes and giant binoculars to view the night sky including Video Telescopes, CCD Imaging Telescopes, and Solar Telescopes.
Tour Our Facility
AstroCamp is located among the rolling hills in Halifax County, Virginia about two hours north of Raleigh, North Carolina. Our beautiful 406-acre facility and labs offer state of the art equipment for exploring physical sciences, the natural world, and outer space. We have designed our program areas to maximize summer fun and hands-on learning to help campers build crucial communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills.
Outside of our hands-on science labs, the world is calling to be explored.
Our instructors can lead a series of hikes and other biological walks and give students a chance to be immersed into different ecosystems all without leaving AstroCamp.
With our diverse activity schedule, we spend time both indoors and outdoors.
Our state-of-the-art labs and observatory enable us to create an environment that enlivens the senses and builds an even greater thirst for knowledge within each student.
Whether it’s building and launching rockets or crashing a cosmic lander, students are engrossed in fun hands-on experiential learning.
Evening Camp Fun
In addition to the core activities and elective programs, every evening we plan events to build friendship and community. These programs are social, interactive, and engaging and can include campfires, team building, and treats.
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MORE WAYS TO SAVE WITH STEM SUMMER CAMPS
Refer a Friend – Does your camper have a friend who wants to attend one of our programs? If you get another child to sign up for camp, you will receive $100 per referral toward your camper’s tuition, and the camper you referred will receive $50 towards their tuition. If you are already registered and have a friend who wants to attend, contact our summer camp registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will walk you through applying your savings.
Sibling Discount – Save $100 on each additional sibling who registers for any of our programs. Simply sign up and the discount will automatically apply to your account.