California Camps & Summer Programs for Teens & High School Students

 

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program  
Idyllwild Arts offer intensive workshops in dance, film/video, music, theater, visual arts and writing to students of all ages and abilities.
California  
Idyllwild Arts Summer Program    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

SOCAPA - School of Cinema & Performing Arts  
Visual and performing arts camps for teens (13-18), SOCAPA offers summer intensives in Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Urban Dance and Photography. In LA, NY & VT, SOCAPA is best of summer and a challenging learning experience. Earn College Credit!
CA, NY & VT  
SOCAPA - School of Cinema & Performing Arts    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Oxbow Summer Art Camp  
16-day Fine art camp for teens ages 14-16. Explore creativity, develop artistic talent, make friends and have FUN! No previous art training needed.
California  
Oxbow Summer Art Camp    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Catalina Sea Camp  
This ACA accredited camp offers a dynamic social environment combined with Ocean and Island activities that educate, build self-esteem and lasting friendships.
California  
Catalina Sea Camp    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Camp Tawonga  
Camp Tawonga is a co-ed residential camp that fosters self-esteem, community, nature appreciation, and positive Jewish identity, and offers summer, weekend and teen leadership programs.
Western US & International  
Camp Tawonga    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

iD Game Design & Development Academy  
Game on! Build a portfolio in 2-week, pre-college, intensive teen summer programs. Game design, development, 3D modeling, game programming, and more. Learn how game design can become a college degree and even a career. Held at Stanford, Harvard, and more.
United States  
iD Game Design & Development Academy    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Edu-Culture International  
ECIs summer study abroad programs offer an excellent balance of language classes, full-immersion with a welcoming host family, and travel. We offer programs in Spain, France, and Costa Rica, focusing on cultural experiences and language learning.
International  
Edu-Culture International    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

iD Programming Academy

iD Programming Academy for Teens  
Calling all coders! 2-week, pre-college, intensive teen summer programs in programming, app development, and robotics engineering. Held at Stanford, Princeton, Yale, and select universities. Tour a a studio and gain industry insight.
United States  
iD Programming Academy for Teens    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Pali Adventures  
Pali Adventures is unique. We combine benefits of a traditional sleepaway summer camp experience with the opportunity for teens to exercise independence by selecting 1 of 18 cutting-edge specialties, and all of their afternoon activities from 50+ options.
California  
Pali Adventures    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Outward Bound  
Outward Bound, a national nonprofit organization, offers over 650, adventure-based, wilderness courses year round serving adults, teens and youth (ages 12+).
US and International  
Outward Bound    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Adventure Treks  
Temporarily escape the digital age. 12 - 18 year olds can visit exciting destinations on the West Coast, British Columbia, Colorado, Alaska, New England and the Southeast. You will see benefits and make friendships that will last the rest of your life.
US and Canada  
Adventure Treks    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Adventures Cross-Country  
For over 30 years, ARCC has offered life changing experiences for teens in unique locations worldwide focusing on service learning, language, cultural immersion and adventure activities.
US and International  
Adventures Cross-Country    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Epic Sierra Adventures  
Epic Sierra Adventures offers affordable outdoor adventure programs for teens. Activities include rafting, kayaking, mountain biking, backpacking, caving, visiting historical sites, and completing fun service projects throughout the Sierra in California.
California  
Epic Sierra Adventures    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Digital Media Academy  
DMA offers computer/digital arts summer camps for kids ages 6 to 12 and teens 12 to 17. A life-changing experience that teaches STEM skills through hands-on project work: Learn programming, game design, app development, filmmaking, robotics and much more!
United States & Canada  
Digital Media Academy    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

Academy by the Sea  
Located on our beachfront campus in Southern California, Academy by the Sea offers a variety of programs in the areas of academics, leadership, and recreation. This allows participants to select the session that best meets their needs.
California  
Academy by the Sea    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website  
 

iD Tech Camps  
The World’s #1 Tech Camp! Unlock your limitless potential and take interests further to gain a competitive edge. Create apps, video games; program in C++/Java/iOS; make movies, more. Weeklong day & overnight camps held at 80+ top universities. Ages 7-17.
United States  
iD Tech Camps    •   Request Information   •   Visit Website       Watch Video
 

Yosemite Summer Field Research Course  
Learn to think like a scientist while backpacking in Yosemite National Park. The Field Research Course strikes a balance between academic enrichment and summer fun.
California  
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