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STEM Summer Camps 

L3 Academy offers a creative combination of learning, community and physical activity that can all be combined for a great camp experience. Inquiry-based learning and some good ol' fashioned camp fun are combined together for kids to learn and have fun. There is a grade range for the camps that correlates to the different activities. 

NEW CAMPS OPENED the weeks of July 10; July 17; July 24.  

WAIT LIST FOR CAMPS: You can be automatically be placed in our camp wait list through our online registration system.

SUMMER CAMPS

July 10-14, 2017 NEW CAMP OPEN 

NEW/OPEN Minecraft 3:30-5:00PM Grades 2-8   Enroll Now       

This is a newly opened Minecraft camp week based on popular demand. Campers will vote on their theme: survivor, a quest, exploring ancient worlds, participating in a historical battle, etc. 

FULL/CLOSED Robotics Camp(s) 9-1:00PM  Grades 2-8  

Battle Bots! Bot Olympics! Bot Races! Using a variety of robotics systems - from the LEGO® WeDo® to EV3 to Motorized Gears - campers will gain a wide experience based on their skill level and interest. Engineering challenges such as battle bots, bot Olympics and bot races are some of the activities that campers will pursue. Campers will be divided by age, skill level and maturity.

FULL/CLOSED Minecraft 1-3PM  2-8  

Campers work together in a Minecraft world to meet a challenge. While exploring ancient worlds, taking part in historical battles and solving quests, students won’t even know they are learning.

July 17-21, 2017 NEW CAMP OPEN  

Science Explorers 9AM-1PM  Grades K-2    Enroll Now     

Science is a big word that opens the door to explore new worlds. In this camp, our young scientists will spend time exploring the mysteries of science – from cells to rockets to air-powered travel. Each section has a science theme. 4 blocks daily with 4 themes: Art & Science, Animals & Insects, More than Meets the Eye, & Physics.

NEW/OPEN LEGO® Robotics 1:00-3:00PM Grades K-2   Enroll Now       

What’s more fun than building LEGO® structures and programming to make it move? Making gaming systems like pinball machines or creating new technologies for the city of the future. Kids will use two different LEGO® robotics systems –wired and unwired. 

NEW/OPEN Minecraft 3:30-5:00PM Grades 2-8   Enroll Now       

This is a newly opened Minecraft camp week based on popular demand. Campers will vote on their theme: survivor, a quest, exploring ancient worlds, participating in a historical battle, etc. 

FULL/CLOSED Coding: Videogame Programming Additional Coding wk July 31 (see below)  

FULL/CLOSED Minecraft 1-3:00PM  1-8       

July 24-28, 2017 NEW CAMP OPEN

NEW/OPEN Daily STEM Sampler 1:00-3:00PM Grades 1-3   Enroll Now       

This week, each day has a different theme. July 24: The World of Harry Potter: Wizards & Wands  July 25: The World of Harry Potter: Potions July 26: Magnets and Electricity July 27: LEGO Robotics  July 28: LEGO Robotics. 

FULL/CLOSED Robotics & Chess 9AM-1PM  Grades 1-8     

FULL/CLOSED Minecraft 1PM-3PM  1-8   

July 31-Aug. 4, 2017 

This camp week - July 31-Aug. 4 - is held at the Glen Ridge Congregational Church at 195 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ.

Jedi Science & Engineering 9-1PM  Grades K-3    Enroll Now     

Campers will train to be Jedi or Sith while learning science and engineering concepts. From dispersion of weight, running on water and lightsaber technology, our camp is a mix of the physical and cerebral. Camp held at Glen Ridge Congregational Church.

Superhero Science Camp 1-3PM  Grades K-3    Enroll Now     

Batman, Iron-man, Big Hero 6, Wolverine, Wonder Woman, Storm and many others are superheroes every child imitates, but where do their superhero powers come from? Is there anything in today's science and engineering worlds that could explain superheroes? Campers use hands-on activities to explore each superhero’s power(s) and then create their own superhero costumes, playing cards, vehicles and worlds. Many hands-on STEM activities. Camp held at Glen Ridge Congregational Church. 

Coding & Chess (Game Design and Interactive Programming) 9AM-3PM  4-8    Enroll Now       

Each class has a distinct objective or objectives so that campers can work towards a bigger goal or being able to create their own programs. Each camper will be able to self-pace.

August 7-11, 2017 

This camp week - Aug. 7-11 - is held at the Glen Ridge Congregational Church at 195 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ.

Robotics & Grossology 9AM-1PM  Grades K-3    Enroll Now     

What's grosser than gross? How about creepy, edible worms and dirt, pus infections that you can pop, edible skin models, and, of course, what happens to food! Nothing is more fun than icky, sticky, messy, and monstrously gross science (especially when it’s not done at home). Robotics activities will be dispersed through out camp. During the camp, campers will build different structures using LEGO® Robotics systems and program it to move, react to stimuli (e.g. sound, motion, light, etc.). Campers will be separated by a number of factors: age, level of knowledge and maturity. Camp held at Glen Ridge Congregational Church.

Science Explorers 1PM-3PM  Grades K-3    Enroll Now     

Science is a big word that opens the door to explore new worlds. In this camp, our young scientists will spend time exploring the mysteries of science – from cells to rockets to air-powered travel.  Each day has a new science theme along with daily parent guides for enhanced learning. Each section has a science theme. 3 blocks daily with 3 themes: States of Matter, Make, and Weird Science. Camp held at Glen Ridge Congregational Church.

FULL/CLOSED L3 Academy Robotics Club/Competitive Training Camp: 9AM-3PM  Grades 5-8    

Contact us @ Info@L3-Academy.com to be waitlisted. We will contact you no later than 7/7. 

Whether your child will compete or not, our competitive robotics training program will explore challenging projects beyond “just following instructions.” Kids will form technical and research teams to meet a challenge issued at the beginning of the camp. A robot challenge will be held on Friday with prizes given out for the team with the most points. This camp is the final opportunity for 5-8 graders to meet the prerequisite of taking Competitive Robotics Training at L3 Academy if your child would like to join the L3 Robotics Club in the fall for robotics competition. Very limited spaceCamp held at Glen Ridge Congregational Church.

Additional information

Camp Fee: The registration price includes a non-refundable fee of $50 per child per week. This portion of your registration covers any additional materials that were intended for your child to use during the week and costs associated with staffing based on enrollment. The balance of the registration cost is refundable up to 14 (fourteen) calendar days prior to the first day of the camp with written notice and acknowledgement from L3 Academy. All cancellations after this time will result in a loss of the entire amount paid. Please keep in mind, as long as there is availability, you may switch camps with written notice to L3 Academy up to ten days prior to the beginning of the originally registered camp. All written correspondence should either be in writing, mailstamped with date and sent to L3 Academy, One Greenwood Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 or emailed to Info@L3-Academy.com.

Email us with the subject line CAMP to receive information.