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2023 Summer Camps

Camp Invention

Date: June 5-9, 2023
Grades: K - 6th
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: $265.00 (before Discount)
Location: Ernest Gallet Elementary School
Camp Director: Valerie St. Dizier,
Please email Valerie St. Dizier for tuition assistance

Date: June 19-23, 2023
Grades: K - 6th
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Cost: $265.00 (before Discount)
Location: David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
Camp Director: Cale Broussard, 
Please email Cale Broussard for tuition assistance

Camp Invention

A STEM Summer Camp Program for Grades K-6 That Turns Curious Kids Into Innovative Thinkers.

Energy Camp

June 19-23, 2023
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Renewable Energy Camp(Kidwind) Solar and Wind Energy Camp

This week-long fun camp showcases the science and technology around wind turbines and solar power. The energy-based content connects kids to the world of renewable energy.

Environmental Camp

June 12-16, 2023
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Environmental Deep Dive Camp 2.0(SeaPerch and CWPPRA)

This is a week-long experience connecting current middle school students to topics like underwater robotics and coastal ecology. In Seaperch, students will be tasked with building a robot that can perform some underwater operations. Students will also learn basic engineering skills like drilling, soldering and assembling.

STEM Olympics Camp

June 5-9, 2023
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Southside High School

STEM Olympics Camp

This week-long fun camp will engage students in scientific experiments for accuracy, technology for gathering data, engineering design for better solutions, and mathematical thinking to tackle problems.

Astro Camp

July 10-14
Grades 1st - 6th

9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Free To LPSS Students

NASA Astro Camp- Lafayette's Official NASA Summer Learning Program

Join Lafayette Parish School District and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette as we host the area's official NASA Astro Camp!  You will receive your very own NASA Summer Camp kit stuffed full of out-of-this-world science!!! Enroll early for this signature experience.  Seating is limited.

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June 19 - 23
9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Incoming 1st - 6th Grader

JW James Elementary

Urban Ecology

  • Design and Build a Butterfly Garden
  • Trick Their Taste Buds With Science
  • Perform Ecological Field Research
  • Craft Environmental Awareness PSAs
  • Grow Mealworms in DIY Compost
  • And So Much More!!!

June 27 - July 1

Grades 6 - 8

9:00 AM - 2:45 PM

Milton Elementary Middle School

Registration is FREE!

Energy Venture Camp: Discover Tomorrow’s Energy Today!

Join us as we investigate the renewable and sustainable energy solutions of the future. Learn how the energy sector is tackling the challenge of climate change and how you can help!

Each Camper Will

  • Build Working Solar Panels From Scratch
  • Get Hands-On With Energy-Based Chemistry
  • Design and Build Renewable Energy Solutions
  • Explore BioEngineering in Virtual Reality
  • Program Smart Electronics, And So Much More.

Upcoming Events


End of 1st 9 Weeks

All Day Event


Fall Break

Start: Oct 16, 2023 End: Oct 17, 2023

Multi-Day Event


Report Card Day

All Day Event

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